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1.
Ladies of the Chorus (1948)
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Former burlesque star May and her daughter Peggy dance in the chorus. When May has a fight with featured dancer Bubbles... (61 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
2.
Framed (1975)
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A gambler kills the sheriff of a small village in an accident. But as nobody believes him, he is condemned to a long sentence in prison. (106 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
3.
Walking Tall (1973)
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Based on the life of Tennessee sheriff Buford Pusser whom almost single-handily cleaned up his small town of crime and corruption, but at a personal cost of his family life and nearly his own life. (125 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
4.
The Young Doctors (1961)
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Two pathologists -- a veteran department head (Fredric March) whose perspective has been shaped by years of red tape and day-to-day frustrations... (100 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
5.
Key Witness (1960)
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An average Los Angeles citizen witnesses a gang murder when he stops to use a telephone. Aware that he is the only witness against them... (82 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
6.
Hell to Eternity (1960)
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When his adoptive Japanese-American family is sent to Manzanar after Pearl Harbor, a young Chicano enlists in the marines to become a hero in the Battle of Saipan. (131 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
7.
Gunman's Walk (1958)
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A powerful rancher always protects his wild adult son by paying for damages and bribing witnesses, until his crimes become too serious to rectify. (97 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
8.
The Brothers Rico (1957)
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A retired mob accountant is drawn back in when his brothers, who have recently made a hit for the organization, decide to go to the authorities. (92 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
9.
The Phenix City Story (1955)
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A crime-busting lawyer and his initially reluctant attorney father take on the forces that run gambling and prostitution in their small Southern town. (100 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
10.
Tight Spot (1955)
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Sherry Conley, a street tough and cynical woman with an unhappy family background, is taken from prison to a hotel... (97 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
11.
99 River Street (1953)
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A former boxer turned cab driver has to hide from the police when his badgering wife is murdered by the jewel thief she was having an affair with. (83 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
12.
Kansas City Confidential (1952)
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An ex-con trying to go straight is framed for a million dollar armored car robbery and must go to Mexico in order to unmask the real culprits. (99 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
13.
The Brigand (1952)
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Carlos Delargo, son of a royal princess of Mandorra who has been banished, is returned to the kingdom to face a murder charge... (94 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
14.
Scandal Sheet (1952)
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The editor of an exploitation newspaper commits a murder and assigns his protg to investigate hoping to divert attention away from himself. (82 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
15.
Mask of the Avenger (1951)
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During the European revolutionary fervor of 1848, Italian Captain Renato Dimorna tries to avenge his father's death, goes against the corrupt local military governor Larocca and prevents an Austrian military invasion. (83 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
16.
The Texas Rangers (1951)
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It's 1874 and the Texas Rangers have been reorganized. But Sam Bass has assembled a group of notorious... (74 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
17.
The Iroquois Trail (1950)
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Hawkeye, an American scout, helps the British side in the French and Indian War, aided by his Indian blood brother Sagamore. (85 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
18.
Thunderhoof (1948)
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Texas rancher Scotty Mason goes into the Mexican desert-country in search of a wild horse, and takes his young wife... (77 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
19.
Adventures in Silverado (1948)
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"Into California's 1880 frontier country rides Robert Louis Stevenson (Edgar Barrier), the novelist... (75 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
20.
Rocky (1948)
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Out fishing one day, painter John Hammond and his son Chris come across Bert Hillman, the foreman of a local ranch... (76 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
21.
Louisiana (1947)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
22.
Black Gold (1947)
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In the 1920s Texas, Indian farmer Charley Eagle is dreaming of winning the Kentucky Derby with his Black Hope horse but things change when oil is found on his land and the Black Gold colt is born. (90 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
23.
Kilroy Was Here (1947)
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"Kilroy Was Here" was a popular expression during World War II, but it's not much fun to John J. Kilroy, who has to try to live with all the jokes and wisecracks regarding his name. (68 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
24.
Wife Wanted (1946)
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Career-slipping movie star Carole Raymond (Kay Francis) buys in as a real estate partner of Jeff Caldwell (Paul Cavanagh)... (73 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
25.
Bowery Bombshell (1946)
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Slip (Leo Gorcey), Sach (Huntz Hall), Bobby (Bobby Jordan), Whitey (William Benedict) and... (65 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
26.
Dark Alibi (1946)
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A public defender enlists Charlie to exonerate one of his clients, an ex-con falsely accused of bank robbery and murder, scheduled for execution in nine days. (61 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
27.
Live Wires (1946)
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Slip gets fired from his job at a construction company for decking his boss. His sister, who got him a job at the company... (65 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
28.
The Shanghai Cobra (1945)
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Someone is attempting to steal radium stored in a bank. Death by cobra venom connects a number of murders. Charlie investigates. (64 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
 
29.
G.I. Honeymoon (1945)
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The efforts of a young soldier and his new bride to make their marriage "official" are continually thwarted by a string of army "emergencies". (70 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlstein
 
30.
A Wave, a WAC and a Marine (1944)
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Henny, talent scout for the Margaret Ames Film Agency in Hollywood, mistakes Judy and Marian, the understudies... (70 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlstein