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1.
The Rack (1956)
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A decorated Korean War hero inexplicably collaborates with the enemy while interred in a POW camp and is court-martialed. (100 mins.)
Director: Arnold Laven
 
2.
Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956)
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Boxer Rocky Graziano's biopic, based on his autobiography, from childhood to his World Middleweight Championship title win at age 28 in 1947. (113 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
3.
The Helen Morgan Story (1957)
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Torch singer Helen Morgan rises from sordid beginnings to fame and fortune only to lose it all to alcohol and poor personal choices. (118 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
4.
Until They Sail (1957)
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During WW2, husband-less New Zealand women meet and marry American soldiers who are fighting in the Pacific theater. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
 
5.
The Left Handed Gun (1958)
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After his employer is murdered by rival cattlemen, a troubled and uneducated young cowboy vows revenge on the murderers, (102 mins.)
Director: Arthur Penn
 
6.
The Long, Hot Summer (1958)
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Accused barn burner and con man Ben Quick arrives in a small Mississippi town and quickly ingratiates himself with its richest family, the Varners. (115 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
7.
Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1958)
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All about the citizens of Putnam's Landing and their reactions to an army missile base in their back yard. (106 mins.)
Director: Leo McCarey
 
8.
The Young Philadelphians (1959)
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Up and coming, young lawyer Anthony Lawrence faces several ethical and emotional dilemmas as he climbs the Philadelphia social ladder... (136 mins.)
Director: Vincent Sherman
 
9.
From the Terrace (1960)
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An ambitious young executive chooses a loveless marriage and an unfulfilling personal life in exchange for a successful Wall Street career. (149 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
10.
Exodus (1960)
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The state of Israel is created in 1948, resulting in war with its Arab neighbors. (208 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
 
11.
Paris Blues (1961)
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During the 1960s, two American ex-pat jazz musicians living in Paris meet and fall in-love with two American tourist girls. (98 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
12.
The Hustler (1961)
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An up-and-coming pool player plays a long-time champion in a single high-stakes match. (134 mins.)
Director: Robert Rossen
 
13.
Harper (1966)
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Lew Harper, a cool private investigator, is hired by a wealthy California matron to locate her kidnapped husband. (121 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
14.
Hombre (1967)
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John Russell, disdained by his "respectable" fellow stagecoach passengers because he was raised by Indians, becomes their only hope for survival when they are set upon by outlaws. (111 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
15.
Cool Hand Luke (1967)
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A man refuses to conform to life in a rural prison. (126 mins.)
 
16.
The Prize (1963)
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As the Nobel Prize winners come to Stockholm to receive their awards, their lives are overturned and perturbed in various ways. (134 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
17.
Lady L (1965)
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Lady L. is an elegant, elderly lady who recalls the past loves and lusty adventures she has lived through. (117 mins.)
Director: Peter Ustinov
 
18.
Torn Curtain (1966)
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An American scientist publicly defects to East Germany as part of a cloak and dagger mission to find the solution for a formula resin and then figuring out a plan to escape back to the West. (128 mins.)
 
19.
The Silver Chalice (1954)
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A Greek artisan is commissioned to cast the cup of Christ in silver and sculpt around its rim the faces of the disciples and Jesus himself... (142 mins.)
Director: Victor Saville
 
20.
The Secret War of Harry Frigg (1968)
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When 5 allied generals are captured in Italy in WW II, it is a propaganda nightmare for the Allies.... (110 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
21.
The Outrage (1964)
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Travelers in the 1870s Southwest discuss a recent murder trial in which all the principals told differing stories about the events. (96 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
22.
The Towering Inferno (1974)
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At the opening party of a colossal, but poorly constructed, office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it. (165 mins.)
Director: John Guillermin
 
23.
Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)
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Drifter Chance Wayne returns to his hometown after many years of trying to make it in the movies. Arriving... (120 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
 
24.
Hud (1963)
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Honest and hard-working Texas rancher Homer Bannon has a conflict with his unscrupulous, selfish, arrogant and egotistical son Hud who sank into alcoholism after accidentally killing his brother in a car crash. (112 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
25.
A New Kind of Love (1963)
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The fashion industry and Paris provide the setting for a comedy surrounding the mistaken impression that Joanne Woodward is a high-priced call girl. Paul Newman is the journalist interviewing her for insights on her profession. (110 mins.)
 
26.
What a Way to Go! (1964)
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A four-time widow discusses her four marriages, in which all of her husbands became incredibly rich and died prematurely because of their drive to be rich. (111 mins.)
Director: J. Lee Thompson
 
27.
Winning (1969)
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Frank Capua is a rising star on the race circuit who dreams of winning the big one--the Indianapolis 500... (123 mins.)
Director: James Goldstone
 
28.
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
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Two Western bank/train robbers flee to Bolivia when the law gets too close. (110 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
29.
WUSA (1970)
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A radio station in the Deep South becomes the focal point of a right-wing conspiracy. (115 mins.)
 
30.
Pocket Money (1972)
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Broke and in debt, an otherwise honest cowboy gets mixed up in some shady dealings with a crooked rancher. (102 mins.)
 
31.
Sometimes a Great Notion (1970)
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A family of fiercely independent Oregon loggers struggle to keep the family business alive amidst changing times. (114 mins.)
Director: Paul Newman
 
32.
The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972)
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A no account outlaw establishes his own particular brand of law and order and builds a town on the edges of civilization in this farcical western... (120 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
33.
The MacKintosh Man (1973)
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A member of British Intelligence assumes a fictitious criminal identity and allows himself to be caught, imprisoned, and freed in order to infiltrate a spy organization and expose a traitor. (98 mins.)
Director: John Huston
 
34.
Hemingway's Adventures of a Young Man (1962)
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An immature young man from Middle America grows to manhood after a cross-country journey and his military service in World War I. (145 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
35.
Playhouse 90 (1956 TV Series)
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(90 mins.)
 
36.
The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (1956 TV Series)
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Live dramas that were broadcast every other week. The show had covered both light and serious drama... (60 mins.)
 
37.
The United States Steel Hour (1953 TV Series)
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Live drama series that was one of the best TV shows ever shown. Over 200 live plays covering all aspects of society were shown. (60 mins.)
 
38.
Playwrights '56 (1955 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
39.
Producers' Showcase (1954 TV Series)
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This program aired once every fourth week and was one of the most costly live shows of the 1950's. Many stars appeared on this show; see the Guest List for them. (90 mins.)
 
40.
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (1948 TV Series)
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This live dramatic series featured original stories and adaptations of novels, plays, etc. during it's eight year run... (60 mins.)
Director: Ira Skutch, Fred Coe
 
41.
Appointment with Adventure (1955 TV Series)
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Filmed live each week, this program gave viewers a glimpse of drama and adventure from around the world and from the distant and not-so-distant past... (30 mins.)
 
42.
Danger (1950 TV Series)
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Live psychological and murder mystery dramas and one of the first U.S. TV dramas to make effective use of background music. (30 mins.)
 
43.
Armstrong Circle Theatre (1950 TV Series)
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Documentary dramas - plays that were based on true stories, were the forte of Armstrong Circle Theater. Many movie actors and actresses got their start here. (60 mins.)
Director: John Fitchen
 
44.
Goodyear Playhouse (1951 TV Series)
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The show featured original plays plus plays adapted from works. (60 mins.)
 
45.
The Mask (1954 TV Series)
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(60 mins.)
 
46.
The Joe Palooka Story (1954 TV Series)
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Joe Palooka is a mild mannered boxer who is in love with Anne and goes about life in a gentle way. This syndicated series was based on a narrative first popular as a comic book, then a radio show.
 
47.
The Man Behind the Badge (1953 TV Series)
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Stories taken from the files of various law-enforcement agencies, including city, county and state police, park rangers, military police, etc. (30 mins.)
 
48.
The Web (1950 TV Series)
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Live dramas based on stories by members of the Mystery Writers of America (30 mins.)
 
49.
You Are There (1953 TV Series)
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Walter Cronkite hosted the reenactments of historical events. Shows included "The Landing of the Hindenburg", "The Salem Witchcraft Trials", "The Gettysburg Address", "The Fall of Troy", and "The Scuttling of the Graf Spee". (30 mins.)
 
50.
The Aldrich Family (1949 TV Series)
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Based on a popular radio show, this middle class American family comedy is built around the life of the Aldrich family of Elm Street... (30 mins.)
 
51.
Suspense (1949 TV Series)
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Live plays featuring people who were in dangerous and threatening situations. (25 mins.)
 
52.
Tales of Tomorrow (1951 TV Series)
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Anthology series featuring both classic and modern sci-fi themes. (25 mins.)
 
53.
The Sting (1973)
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In Chicago in September 1936, a young con man seeking revenge for his murdered partner teams up with a master of the big con to win a fortune from a criminal banker. (129 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
54.
The Drowning Pool (1975)
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A big-city private detective travels to the Deep South to help out an old girlfriend who is worried that her husband will find out that she is cheating on him. (108 mins.)
 
55.
Slap Shot (1977)
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A failing ice hockey team finds success using constant fighting and violence during games. (123 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
56.
Quintet (1979)
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During a future ice age, dying humanity occupies its remaining time by playing a board game called "Quintet." For one small group, this obsession is not enough; they play the game with living pieces ... and only the winner survives. (118 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
57.
Fort Apache the Bronx (1981)
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In New York, South Bronx's main police precinct is nicknamed Fort Apache by its employees who feel like troopers surrounded by hostiles in a wild west isolated outpost. (125 mins.)
Director: Daniel Petrie
 
58.
The Verdict (1982)
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A lawyer sees the chance to salvage his career and self-respect by taking a medical malpractice case to trial rather than settling. (129 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lumet
 
59.
Harry & Son (1984)
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Harry Keach has been widowed for two years and works as a demolition crane operator on a demolition crew. (120 mins.)
Director: Paul Newman
 
60.
The Color of Money (1986)
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Fast Eddie Felson teaches a cocky but immensely talented protégé the ropes of pool hustling, which in turn inspires him to make an unlikely comeback. (119 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
61.
Fat Man and Little Boy (1989)
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This film reenacts the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built. (127 mins.)
Director: Roland Joffé
 
62.
Blaze (1989)
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A middle-aged Louisiana governor falls in love with a young stripper, which jeopardizes his political career and the radical policies which have made him a controversial figure. (120 mins.)
Director: Ron Shelton
 
63.
Mr. & Mrs. Bridge (1990)
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Set during World War II, an upper-class family begins to fall apart due to the conservative nature of the patriarch and the progressive values of his children. (126 mins.)
Director: James Ivory
 
64.
The Hudsucker Proxy (1994)
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A naive business graduate is installed as president of a manufacturing company as part of a stock scam. (111 mins.)
Director: Joel Coen
 
65.
Nobody's Fool (1994)
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Sully is a rascally ne'er-do-well approaching retirement age. While he is pressing a worker's compensation suit for a bad knee... (110 mins.)
Director: Robert Benton
 
66.
Twilight (1998)
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A retired detective accepts a simple task, unaware that it will tear open old, forgotten, but deadly wounds. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Benton
 
67.
Where the Money Is (2000)
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Carol Ann MacKay is a fine, popular nurse at a retirement home, and spends her free time with her hunky athletic husband Wayne MacKay... (89 mins.)
Director: Marek Kanievska
 
68.
Message in a Bottle (1999)
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A woman discovers a tragic love letter in a bottle on a beach, and is determined to track down its author. (131 mins.)
Director: Luis Mandoki
 
69.
Road to Perdition (2002)
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Bonds of loyalty are put to the test when a hitman's son witnesses what his father does for a living. (117 mins.)
Director: Sam Mendes
 
70.
Empire Falls (2005 Mini-Series)
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A decaying New England town is the backdrop for its unique citizens, led by unassuming restaurant manager Miles Roby. (197 mins.)
Director: Fred Schepisi