Dark Crimes 50 Movie Set (Mill Creek)

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1.
The Mandarin Mystery (1936)
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Two murders are committed and a $50,000 Chinese Mandarin stamp is stolen, tossed around and eventually recovered as an aggregation of costly-stamp counterfeiters are uncovered through the mastermind investigation by Ellery Queen. (66 mins.)
Director: Ralph Staub
 
2.
The Red House (1947)
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An old man and his sister are concealing a terrible secret from their adopted teen daughter, concerning a hidden abandon farmhouse, located deep in the woods. (100 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
 
3.
Studio One in Hollywood (1948 TV Series)
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Business mogul's son David Grant uses his father's power to extricate himself from problems - until implication in a woman's death tests David's willingness to avoid responsibility. (60 mins.)
 
4.
The Strange Woman (1946)
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In 1820s New England beautiful but poor and manipulative Jenny Hager marries rich old man Isaiah Poster but also seduces his son and his company foreman. (100 mins.)
Director: Edgar Ulmer
 
5.
Half a Sinner (1940)
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Although young and beautiful, schoolteacher Anne Gladden fears a dull future. She finally decides to take a walk on the wild side... (59 mins.)
Director: Al Christie
 
6.
Guest in the House (1944)
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A young manipulative woman moves in with her fiances family and turns a happy household against itself. (121 mins.)
Director: John Brahm
 
7.
Ten Minutes to Live (1932)
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A movie producer offers a nightclub singer a role in his latest film, but all he really wants to do is bed her... (58 mins.)
Director: Oscar Micheaux
 
8.
Fear in the Night (1947)
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A man dreams he committed murder, then begins to suspect it was real. (72 mins.)
Director: Maxwell Shane
 
9.
The Wrong Road (1937)
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A young married couple whose plans for their life together haven't turned out as expected decide to rob the bank where the husband works of $100,000... (62 mins.)
Director: James Cruze
 
10.
The Naked Kiss (1964)
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Kelly, a prostitute, traumatised by an experience, referred to as 'The Naked Kiss,' by psychiatrists... (90 mins.)
Director: Samuel Fuller
 
11.
Sinners in Paradise (1938)
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A seaplane departs for China. On board are a nurse escaping a loveless marriage to do work with refugees... (65 mins.)
Director: James Whale
 
12.
The Capture (1950)
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A badly injured fugitive explains to a priest how he came to be in his present predicament. (91 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
13.
The Phantom Fiend (1932)
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This was the first sound remake of the Hitchcock silent classic inspired by the Jack the Ripper legend... (85 mins.)
Director: Maurice Elvey
 
14.
The Sleeping Tiger (1954)
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A psychotherapist attempts to rehabilitate a convict in his home after he breaks in. The criminal cooperates... (89 mins.)
Director: Victor Hanbury
 
15.
Shoot to Kill (1947)
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A woman apparently marries a corrupt deputy D.A. to get evidence that a certain criminal was framed for murder. (64 mins.)
Director: William Berke
 
16.
Slightly Honorable (1939)
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A lawyer is framed for the murder of a young party girl and tries to clear his name. (85 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
 
17.
The Devil's Party (1938)
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Adults who grew up as slum kids meet later in life, but murder disrupts their reunion. (65 mins.)
Director: Ray McCarey
 
18.
Love from a Stranger (1947)
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A newly married woman begins to suspect that her husband is a killer. Even worse, she soon comes to believe that she will be his next victim. (81 mins.)
Director: Richard Whorf
 
19.
Prison Shadows (1936)
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A boxer is framed for murder after an opponent dies in the ring. (65 mins.)
Director: Bob Hill
 
20.
Whistle Stop (1946)
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When beautiful Mary returns home to her "whistle stop" home town, long-standing feelings of animosity between two of her old boyfriends leads to robbery and murder. (85 mins.)
Director: Leonide Moguy
 
21.
Inner Sanctum (1948)
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A man fleeing the police after having committed a murder hides out in a boarding house in a small town. (62 mins.)
Director: Lew Landers
 
22.
Gaslight (1944)
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Years after her aunt was murdered in her home, a young woman moves back into the house with her new husband. However, he has a secret that he will do anything to protect, even if it means driving his wife insane. (114 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
23.
The Last Mile (1932)
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Richard Walters is condemned to death for a murder he claims not to have committed. He arrives on death... (75 mins.)
Director: Sam Bischoff
 
24.
D.O.A. (1950)
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Frank Bigelow, told he's been poisoned and has only a few days to live, tries to find out who killed him and why. (83 mins.)
Director: Rudolph Maté
 
25.
Sucker Money (1933)
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A phony spiritualist hypnotizes the daughter of a wealthy banker in a scheme to swindle the banker out of his money. A reporter investigating the swami discovers the plot, determines to expose it. (59 mins.)
 
26.
The Chase (1946)
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Chuck Scott gets a job as chauffeur to tough guy Eddie Roman; but Chuck's involvement with Eddie's fearful wife becomes a nightmare. (86 mins.)
 
27.
Woman in the Dark (1934)
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A paroled prisoner hits a man attacking a woman. He runs away scared that he may have killed him - he did not. From a book "Woman in the Dar" by Dashiell Hammett. (68 mins.)
Director: Phil Rosen
“ Woman in the Shadows ” - osirisrisen
 
28.
Hollow Triumph (1948)
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Pursued by the big-time gambler he robbed, John Muller takes a new identity, with ironic results. (83 mins.)
Director: Steve Sekely
“ The Scar ” - osirisrisen
 
29.
The Mystery of Mr. Wong (1939)
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Detective tries to solve the murder of antiques collector who was in possession of a famous jewel known as "The Eye of the Daugther of The Moon." (68 mins.)
Director: William Nigh
 
30.
Strange Illusion (1945)
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Paul, a young man whose father was once lieutenant Governor of California before his untimely death... (87 mins.)
Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
 
31.
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers (1946)
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A ruthless, domineering woman is married to an alcoholic D.A., her childhood companion who is the only living witness to her murder of her rich aunt seventeen years earlier. (116 mins.)
Director: Lewis Milestone
 
32.
The Man Who Cheated Himself (1950)
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A veteran homicide detective who has witnessed his socialite girlfriend kill her husband sees his inexperienced brother assigned to the case. (81 mins.)
Director: Felix E. Feist
 
33.
Cause for Alarm! (1951)
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Mr. Jones is a invalid husband who wrongly thinks his wife and doctor are conspiring to kill him and outlines that suspicion in letter, which causes a serious concern when he ends up dying anyway. (74 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
 
34.
Woman on the Run (1950)
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Frank Johnson flees police after becoming an eyewitness to murder. He is pursued around scenic San Francisco by his wife, a reporter, the police, and... the real murderer. (77 mins.)
Director: Norman Foster
 
35.
Please Murder Me! (1956)
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A lawyer suffers a guilt complex after getting a murder acquittal for his client, and then finding out she did commit the crime. (78 mins.)
Director: Peter Godfrey
 
36.
A Life at Stake (1955)
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An out-of-work architect meets a married woman who has a business proposition for him. The architect begins to suspect the woman's interest in him is not just financial and may actually be deadly. (78 mins.)
Director: Paul Guilfoyle
 
37.
The Limping Man (1953)
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A WWII veteran goes back to England after the war only to discover that his wartime sweetheart has got mixed up with a dangerous spy ring. (76 mins.)
 
38.
The Hoodlum (1951)
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Paroled sociopath career criminal Vincent Lubeck betrays his family's trust when he masterminds a complex armored car robbery. (61 mins.)
Director: Max Nosseck
 
39.
Trapped (1949)
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U.S. Treasury Department agents go after a ring of counterfeiters. (78 mins.)
 
40.
The Pay-Off (1930)
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A thug robs a young engaged couple of their last few dollars. When the thug's gang boss hears of the robbery... (65 mins.)
Director: Lowell Sherman
 
41.
The Great Flamarion (1945)
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Flamarion, expert marksman, is entertaining people in a show which features Connie, beautiful woman and her husband Al... (78 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
 
42.
Parole, Inc. (1948)
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Parole officers fight against gangsters trying to infiltrate the parole system. (71 mins.)
Director: Alfred Zeisler
 
43.
Baby Face Morgan (1942)
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When gang chief Big Mike Morgan is killed, his lieutenant, "Doc" Rogers re-organizes the mob. Learning that Morgan has a son named Edward ... (63 mins.)
Director: Arthur Dreifuss
 
44.
The Woman Condemned (1934)
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Jerry Beall, a young newspaper reporter, intrigued by the charm and beauty of Barbara Hammond, a girl accused of murdering a female radio-star... (66 mins.)
 
45.
Studio One in Hollywood (1948 TV Series)
Episode: There Was a Crooked Man (1950)
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Otis Block is found dead in the boarding house where he lived. Although one of his fellow boarders is undoubtedly responsible, their collectively eccentric personalities make the solution of the crime a difficult problem. (60 mins.)
 
46.
Studio One in Hollywood (1948 TV Series)
Episode: Two Sharp Knives (1949)
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A small-town police chief captures a man wanted for murder in Philadelphia. But something stinks about the murder rap, the wanted poster and everything else. (60 mins.)
 
47.
The Inner Circle (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A private detective finds himself with a perfect new secretary. But after a notorious gossip columnist turns up murdered, she may prove too good to be true. (57 mins.)
Director: Phil Ford
 
48.
Things Happen at Night (1948)
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A young girl finds herself possessed by the spirit of a mischievous demon. (79 mins.)
Director: Francis Searle
 
49.
Studio One in Hollywood (1948 TV Series)
Episode: Flowers from a Stranger (1949)
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The mental condition of psychiatrist's wife Lorna Baylor begins to deteriorate as an anonymous delivery of flowers arrives at her home, awakening her phobia of white carnations. (60 mins.)
 
50.
Studio One in Hollywood (1948 TV Series)
Episode: Plan for Escape (1952)
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A crooked club owner's wife witnesses his murder, and has to flee from gangsters. (60 mins.)