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1.
Casablanca (1942)
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In Casablanca in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate encounters a former lover, with unforeseen complications. (102 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
2.
The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
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When Prince John and the Norman Lords begin oppressing the Saxon masses in King Richard's absence, a Saxon lord fights back as the outlaw leader of a rebel guerrilla army. (102 mins.)
 
3.
Angels with Dirty Faces (1938)
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A priest tries to stop a gangster from corrupting a group of street kids. (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
4.
Mildred Pierce (1945)
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A hard-working mother inches towards disaster as she divorces her husband and starts a successful restaurant business to support her spoiled daughter. (111 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
5.
Captain Blood (1935)
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After being wrongly convicted as a traitor, Peter Blood, an English physician, is sent to exile in the British colonies of the Caribbean, where he becomes a pirate. (119 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
6.
The Sea Hawk (1940)
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Geoffrey Thorpe, a buccaneer, is hired by Queen Elizabeth I to nag the Spanish Armada. The Armada is waiting for the attack on England and Thorpe surprises them with attacks on their galleons where he shows his skills on the sword. (127 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
7.
Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
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The life of the renowned musical composer, playwright, actor, dancer, and singer George M. Cohan. (126 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
8.
The Sea Wolf (1941)
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Humphrey van Weyden, a writer, and fugitives Ruth Webster and George Leach have been given refuge aboard... (100 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
9.
White Christmas (1954)
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A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general. (120 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
10.
We're No Angels (1955)
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Three Devil's Island escapees hide out in the home of a kindly merchant and repay his kindness by helping him and his family out of several crises. (106 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
11.
The Breaking Point (1950)
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An otherwise moral captain of a charter boat becomes financially strapped and is drawn into illegal activities in order to keep up payments on his boat. (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
12.
Kid Galahad (1937)
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Fight promoter Nick Donati grooms a bellhop as a future champ, but has second thoughts when the 'kid' falls for his sister. (102 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
13.
Marked Woman (1937)
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A crusading DA persuades a clip joint "party girl" to testify against her mobster boss after her innocent sister is accidentally murdered during one of his unsavory "parties". (96 mins.)
Director: Lloyd Bacon
 
14.
Dodge City (1939)
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A Texas cattle agent witnesses first hand, the brutal lawlessness of Dodge City and takes the job of sheriff to clean the town up. (104 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
15.
Life with Father (1947)
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A financier from New York rules his numerous family, consisting of his wife and his four sons, with the meticulousness of a bookkeeper. (118 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
16.
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936)
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A major countermands orders and attacks to avenge a previous massacre of men, women, and children. (115 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
17.
The Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex (1939)
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A depiction of the love/hate relationship between Queen Elizabeth I and Robert Devereux, the Earl of Essex. (106 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
18.
The Undesirable (1915)
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Betty (Lili Berky, Duel For Nothing), a young woman living in the country, is told by her dying father... (67 mins.)
 
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Alraune (1919)
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A mad scientist "creates" a beautiful but demonic woman, the result of a forced sexual union between a woman and a mandrake root, a plant said to have magical powers due to its uncanny resemblance to the human body. (80 mins.)
 
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Sodom und Gomorrha (1922)
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When the old multimillionaire Jackson Harber wants to marry the young model Mary, she hesitates, but... (150 mins.)
 
24.
Das Spielzeug von Paris (1925)
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A British playboy in Paris marries a dancer and convinces her to give up her career to move to a small cottage in the country...
Director: Michael Kertesz
 
25.
Fiaker Nr. 13 (1926)
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(78 mins.)
 
26.
The Third Degree (1926)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
27.
Noah's Ark (1928)
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The Biblical story of Noah and the Great Flood, with a parallel story of soldiers in the First World War. (135 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
28.
Hearts in Exile (1929)
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Hearts in Exile (1929) is an American Pre-Code romance film produced and distributed by Warner Bros. and directed by Michael Curtiz. (82 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
29.
Mammy (1930)
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A love triangle develops in a traveling minstrel troupe. (84 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
30.
Under a Texas Moon (1930)
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A cowboy arrives in a small town and winds up trying to help a local rancher stop a gang of cattle thieves while romancing a pretty young girl. (82 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
31.
The Matrimonial Bed (1930)
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It is the fifth anniversary of the death of Adolphe Noblet who died in a train wreck. His servant and... (69 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
32.
Bright Lights (1930)
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A successful Broadway star ready to retire from her wild career announces her engagement. But her tumultuous past isn't done with her yet. (69 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
33.
The Mad Genius (1931)
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A crippled man finds a boy and vows to make him a great dancer. (81 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
34.
The Strange Love of Molly Louvain (1932)
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Molly Louvain's plans for a respectable marriage with her sweetheart Jimmy fall through so she takes to the road with a two-bit crook and becomes wanted by the police in connection with a high-profile crime. (73 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
35.
Doctor X (1932)
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A wisecracking New York reporter intrudes on a research scientist's quest to unmask The Moon Killer. (76 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
36.
The Cabin in the Cotton (1932)
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A tenant farmer's son is caught in the middle of owner-tenant disputes when he falls for the plantation owner's seductive daughter. (78 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
37.
20,000 Years in Sing Sing (1932)
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Brash hoodlum Tom Connors enters Sing Sing cocksure of himself and disrespectful toward authority, but his tough but compassionate warden changes him. (78 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
38.
Mystery of the Wax Museum (1933)
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The disappearance of people and corpses leads a reporter to a wax museum and a sinister sculptor. (77 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
39.
The Keyhole (1933)
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Anne Brooks is being blackmailed by her old dancing partner Maurice. They married when she was young... (69 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
40.
Private Detective 62 (1933)
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(66 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
41.
Goodbye Again (1933)
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Flirtatious mix-ups abound when a celebrated novelist tangles with an old flame and her irate husband. Will his savvy secretary save his neck if she is secretly in love with him also? (66 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
42.
The Kennel Murder Case (1933)
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Philo Vance, accompanied by his prize-losing Scottish terrier, investigates the locked-room murder of a prominent and much-hated collector whose broken Chinese vase provides an important clue. (73 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
43.
Female (1933)
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Alison Drake, the tough-minded executive of an automobile factory, succeeds in the man's world of business until she meets an independent design engineer. (60 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
44.
Mandalay (1934)
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Abandoned by her lover, a woman becomes the main "hostess" in a decadent nightclub, but tries to put her past behind her on a steamer to Mandalay. (65 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
45.
Jimmy the Gent (1934)
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An unpolished racketeer, whose racket is finding heirs for unclaimed fortunes, affects ethics and tea-drinking manners to win back the sweetheart who now works for his seemingly upright competitor. (67 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
46.
British Agent (1934)
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It's 1917. In Russia, the Communist revolution is in full swing. Stephen 'Steve' Locke is a British agent in Russia... (80 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
47.
Black Fury (1935)
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An immigrant coal miner finds himself in the middle of a bitter labor dispute between the workers and the mine owners. (94 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
48.
The Case of the Curious Bride (1935)
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Perry interrupts his vacation plans when an ex-girlfriend, now newly married, asks him to help her with murder and bigamy charges. (80 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
49.
Go Into Your Dance (1935)
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Al Howard may be a star on Broadway, but he is no longer welcomed by any producer. It seems that he... (89 mins.)
Director: Archie L. Mayo
 
50.
Front Page Woman (1935)
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A woman reporter tries to prove she's just as good as any man, but runs into trouble along the way. (82 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
51.
The Walking Dead (1936)
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After hapless pianist and ex-con John Elman is framed for murder, he is resurrected by a scientist after his execution. (66 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
52.
Anthony Adverse (1936)
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In 18th-century Italy, an orphan's debt to the man who raised him threatens to separate him forever from the woman he loves. (141 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
 
53.
Black Legion (1937)
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When a hard-working machinist loses a promotion to a Polish-born worker, he is seduced into joining the secretive Black Legion, which intimidates foreigners through violence. (83 mins.)
Director: Archie L. Mayo
 
54.
Stolen Holiday (1937)
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Nicole Picot is working as a model in a Paris dress salon when she is picked by Stefan Orloff to help... (80 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
55.
Mountain Justice (1937)
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Stalwart Appalachian woman finds romance as she struggles to better herself and her people amid prejudice and familial abuse. (83 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
56.
The Perfect Specimen (1937)
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Raised in seclusion to be the epitome of mental, physical and moral perfection, Gerald Beresford Wicks is resigned to following his grandmother's wishes until a chance encounter with Mona Carter leads him into the outside world. (97 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
57.
Gold Is Where You Find It (1938)
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Hydraulic Mining versus Sacramento Valley Farming. (94 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
58.
Four's a Crowd (1938)
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Robert will do anything to get the big account that has eluded him. His public relations business makes public angels of rich scoundrels... (92 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
59.
Four Daughters (1938)
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Adam Lemp, the Dean of the Briarwood Music Foundation, has passed on his love of music to his four early adult daughters - Thea... (90 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
60.
Daughters Courageous (1939)
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Nan Masters, a single mother living with her four marriageable daughters, plans to marry Sam Sloane... (107 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
61.
Four Wives (1939)
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Three of the four musically inclined daughters of Adam Lemp, the Dean of the Briarwood Music Foundation... (110 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
62.
Virginia City (1940)
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Union officer Kerry Bradford escapes from Confederate Prison and is set to Virginia City in Nevada. Once there he finds that the former commander of his prison Vance Irby is planning to send $5 million in gold to save the Confederacy. (121 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
63.
Santa Fe Trail (1940)
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In 1854, Jeb Stuart, George Custer and other graduates from West Point are posted to Kansas to help pacify the territory before railroad construction to Santa Fe can resume. (110 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
64.
Dive Bomber (1941)
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A military surgeon teams with a ranking navy flyer to develop a high-altitude suit which will protect pilots from blacking out when they go into a steep dive. (132 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
65.
Captains of the Clouds (1942)
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Inspired by Churcill's Dunkirk speech, brash, undisciplined bush pilot Brian MacLean and three friends enlist in the RCAF but are deemed too old to be fliers. (114 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
66.
Passage to Marseille (1944)
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Five patriotic convicts are helped to escape imprisonment in Devil's Island so they can fight for occupied Free French forces against the Nazis. (109 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
67.
Janie (1944)
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Janie is a scatter-brained and high spirited teenage girl living in the small town of Hortonville. World... (102 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
68.
Roughly Speaking (1945)
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In the 1920s, enterprising Louise Randall is determined to succeed in a man's world. She enrolls at... (117 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
69.
Night and Day (1946)
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The fictionalized biography of composer Cole Porter from his days at Yale in the 1910s through the height of his success to the 1940s... (128 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
70.
The Unsuspected (1947)
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The secretary of an affably suave radio mystery host mysteriously commits suicide after his wealthy young niece disappears. (103 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
71.
Romance on the High Seas (1948)
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Romantic misunderstandings abound when spouses suspect each other of being unfaithful, and a nightclub singer takes a cruise under a false identity. (99 mins.)
 
72.
My Dream Is Yours (1949)
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An agent must search for a new personality to replace a popular singer who refuses to renew his radio contract. He finds one in the form of a single mother, but complications soon occur. (101 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
73.
Flamingo Road (1949)
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A small town corrupt sheriff manipulates local candidates to the state legislature but he eventually comes into conflict with an out-of-town carnival dancer. (94 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
74.
The Lady Takes a Sailor (1949)
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Jennifer Smith heads a "Consumer Reports"-type company and her reputation for honesty is her greatest asset... (99 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
75.
Young Man with a Horn (1950)
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A young trumpeter enjoys highs (musical success, fame, and fortune) and lows (sour marriage, death of his mentor, bout with alcoholism). (112 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
76.
Bright Leaf (1950)
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In 1894, Brant Royle shocks the aristocratic tobacco growers of Kingsmont by planning to mass-produce cigarettes. (110 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
77.
Force of Arms (1951)
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During World War II in Italy, an American sergeant and WAC lieutenant take time out for romance. (99 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
78.
Jim Thorpe -- All-American (1951)
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The triumph and tragedy of Native American Jim Thorpe, who, after winning both the pentathlon and decathlon in the same Olympics, is stripped of his medals on a technicality. (107 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
79.
I'll See You in My Dreams (1951)
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The success and decline of songwriter Gus Kahn is portrayed, with his wife, Grace Kahn, sticking by him the whole time. (110 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
80.
The Story of Will Rogers (1952)
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The homespun humorist and social critic starts as a cowboy and goes on to vaudeville, movies, radio. (109 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
81.
Trouble Along the Way (1953)
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Struggling to retain custody of his daughter following his divorce, football coach Steve Williams finds... (110 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
82.
The Egyptian (1954)
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In eighteenth-dynasty Egypt, Sinuhe, a poor orphan, becomes a brilliant physician and with his friend... (139 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
83.
The Scarlet Hour (1956)
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An unhappy wife uses her powers of manipulation to draw an infatuated man into an ill-fated jewelry heist. (95 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
84.
The Comancheros (1961)
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Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros. (107 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
85.
Francis of Assisi (1961)
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Francis Bernardone (Bradford Dillman) is the son of a wealthy cloth merchant in Assisi, who gives up all his worldly goods to dedicate himself to God... (105 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
86.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1960)
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Huckleberry Finn, a rambunctious boy adventurer chafing under the bonds of civilization, escapes his humdrum world and his selfish... (107 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
87.
The Man in the Net (1959)
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John Hamilton leaves a comfortable New York job to take up as an artist in a quiet Connecticut town... (98 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
88.
The Hangman (1959)
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U.S. Marshal Bovard comes to a small border town to identify and arrest a fugitive but the whole town seems determined to prevent the marshal from doing his job. (87 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
89.
King Creole (1958)
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A rebellious young man takes a job as a nightclub singer to make ends meet, attracting the attention of a local crime boss. (116 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
90.
The Proud Rebel (1958)
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A Confederate veteran living in the Yankee North struggles with his son's shock induced muteness and the hate of the Northerners. (103 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
 
91.
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