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1.
The Most Dangerous Game (1932)
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An insane hunter arranges for a ship to be wrecked on an island where he can indulge in some sort of hunting and killing of the passengers. (63 mins.)
 
2.
Day of Triumph (1954)
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(110 mins.)
 
3.
Martin Luther (1953)
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Biopic of German priest Martin Luther covering his life between 1505-1530 A.D. and the birth of the Protestant Reformation movement. (105 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
4.
Santa Fe (1951)
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After their service in the Civil War, four brothers go their separate ways, but later find themselves on opposite sides of a final showdown. (87 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
5.
Destination Moon (1950)
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One of the first science fiction films to attempt a high level of accurate technical detail tells the story of the first trip to the Moon. (92 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
6.
The Great Rupert (1950)
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A little squirrel with lots of charm accidentally helps two poor, down-but-NOT-out families overcome their obstacles. (87 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
7.
Quicksand (1950)
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After borrowing $20 from his employer's cash register, an auto mechanic is plunged into a series of increasingly disastrous circumstances which rapidly spiral out of his control. (79 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
8.
Without Honor (1949)
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Jane Bandle has recently married, but Bill, her husband's brother, tries to wreck her marriage because... (69 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
9.
The Miracle of the Bells (1948)
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Granting her final request, a Hollywood press agent brings the dead body of an actress, who died after making her first and only film... (120 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
10.
Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948)
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While on vacation in the Caribbean with his wife, a middle-aged man unexpectedly finds, and falls in love with, a mermaid. (89 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
11.
Something in the Wind (1947)
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A grandson of a recently deceased millionaire mistakes a beautiful female disc jockey for her aunt, who once dated the grandfather. (94 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
12.
They Won't Believe Me (1947)
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During courtroom drama, philandering California stockbroker Larry Balantine, on trial for murdering his wife and girlfriend, takes the stand to explain those deaths as simply being accidents. (95 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
13.
Colonel Effingham's Raid (1946)
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The story takes place in 1940. On the eve of America's entry in World War II, a colonel retired to his small Southern town... (72 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
14.
The Bride Wore Boots (1946)
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A bookish historian is married to a steely Southern belle who raises horses, an animal that he doesn't care for. However, the cute young neighbor girl doesn't feel that way about him and makes no bones about letting him know it. (85 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
15.
O.S.S. (1946)
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During WW2, the O.S.S. sends teams of spies and saboteurs in Nazi-occupied France. (105 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
16.
Temptation (1946)
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In a flashback, late-Victorian beauty Ruby, a divorcee with a shady past, calculatingly marries rich Egyptologist Nigel... (98 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
17.
Tomorrow Is Forever (1946)
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An American World War I soldier, whose disfigured face is reconstructed by Austrian plastic surgeons, returns home after twenty years, but no one recognizes him, his widow is married to another man, and his son is a grown young man. (104 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
18.
A Medal for Benny (1945)
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Outcast Benny Martin joined the army to escape public scorn. But when the townspeople learn that he is to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor, they pretend that he and his family are cherished, eminent citizens. (77 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
19.
And Now Tomorrow (1944)
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Emily Blair is rich and deaf. Doctor Vance, who grew up poor in Blairtown, is working on a serum to cure deafness which he tries on Emily... (86 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
20.
Happy Land (1943)
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In a typical American Midwestern city, Hartfield, Iowa, Lew Marsh (Don Ameche) is the owner of a drugstore... (73 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
21.
The Moon Is Down (1943)
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When the Germans invade Norway their Commandant and the town Mayor confront each other, attempting to maintain civility as far as possible... (90 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
22.
Life Begins at Eight-Thirty (1942)
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Kathy lives in a cramped New York flat with her father Madden Thomas, a celebrated actor brought down by drink... (85 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
23.
The Pied Piper (1942)
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While traveling in France during the Nazi invasion of 1940, an Englishman is entrusted with the care of a group of refugee children. (87 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
24.
Secret Agent of Japan (1942)
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Kay Murdock (Lynn Bari) strolls into the Dixie Bar in Shanghai on November 1, 1941 and asks the bartender for a letter addressed to Captain Larsen... (72 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
25.
Hudson's Bay (1941)
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Highly fictionalized early history of Canada. Trapper/explorer Radisson imagines an empire around Hudson's Bay. He befriends the Indians, fights the French, and convinces King Charles II to sponsor an expedition of conquest. (95 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
26.
Dance Hall (1941)
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Singer Lili Brown is attracted to dance hall manager Duke till she realizes he does that to all the girls. Nice guy Duke sets her up with composer Joe Brooks. (72 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
27.
Earthbound (1940)
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A murdered man (Baxter) helps his widow (Leeds) bring his killer (Bari) to justice. (67 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
28.
The Man I Married (1940)
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Anti-Nazi tract laced with 1938 newsreel footage finds American girl (Bennett) married to a German (Lederer) gradually learning he is a Nazi... (77 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
29.
The Great Commandment (1939)
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The Great Commandment is a Christian film directed by Irving Pichel, which portrays the conversion to Christianity of a young Zealot... (78 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
30.
The Duke Comes Back (1937)
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An ex-prizefighter returns to the ring to help his father-in-law who has money problems. Based on Lucian Cary's novel "The Duke Comes Back." (64 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel
 
31.
She (1935)
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Leo Vincey, told by his dying uncle of a lost land visited 500 years ago by his ancestor, heads out... (101 mins.)
 
32.
Before Dawn (1933)
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Sinister forces compete to find the million dollars in gold hidden by recently deceased gangster Joe Valerie in his family's old dark house 15 years earlier, (60 mins.)
Director: Irving Pichel