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1.
A Life of Her Own (1950)
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Small town Kansas girl, Lily James, is the latest model working for the Thomas Callaway Agency in New York City... (108 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ 6/06 ” - gjlhome
 
2.
Invitation (1952)
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Always believing she had a happy marriage, a young wife's trust in her husband is shaken when she discovers that her father had paid him to marry her. (84 mins.)
“ 6/06 ” - gjlhome
 
3.
A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
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Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her. (122 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
“ 10/95 ” - gjlhome
 
4.
A Place in the Sun (1951)
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A poor boy gets a job working for his rich uncle and ends up falling in love with two women. (122 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
“ 12/94 ” - gjlhome
 
5.
My Favorite Spy (1951)
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Peanuts White, a burlesque comic, is recruited by U.S. agents to impersonate international spy Eric... (93 mins.)
“ 6/93 ” - gjlhome
 
6.
My Cousin Rachel (1952)
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A young man plots revenge against the woman he believes murdered his cousin, but his plans are shaken when he comes face to face with the enigmatic beauty. (98 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
“ 3/95 ” - gjlhome
 
7.
Monkey Business (1952)
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A chemist finds his personal and professional life turned upside down when one of his chimpanzees finds the fountain of youth. (97 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ 12/97 ” - gjlhome
 
8.
Meet Danny Wilson (1951)
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Danny Wilson and partner Mike make a meager living singing in dives and hustling pool. One night they meet entertainer Joy Carroll... (88 mins.)
Director: Joseph Pevney
“ 7/95 ” - gjlhome
 
9.
Man on a Tightrope (1953)
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Czech circus owner-Clown and his entire troupe employ a daring stratagem in order to escape en masse from behind the iron curtain. (105 mins.)
Director: Elia Kazan
“ 1/95 ” - gjlhome
 
10.
Macao (1952)
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Nick Cochran, an American in exile in Macao, has a chance to restore his name by helping capture an international crime lord. Undercover, can he mislead the bad guys and still woo the handsome singer/petty crook, Julie Benson? (81 mins.)
“ 9/92 ” - gjlhome
 
11.
Love Nest (1951)
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Jim and Connie's postwar New York building troubles keep Jim from working on his novel. Ex-WAC from Jim's army days Roberta moves in... (84 mins.)
Director: Joseph Newman
“ 12/94 ” - gjlhome
 
12.
Lovely to Look At (1952)
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Al Marsh, Tony Naylor and Jerry Ralby, Broadway producers, are desperately looking for backers. Al is one of the heirs of a dress salon in Paris... (103 mins.)
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
“ 1/92 ” - gjlhome
 
13.
Lorna Doone (1951)
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Set in 17th century Scotland, a young woman falls in love with a humble villager whose community suffers under the rule of her despotic landowning family. (88 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
“ 8/95 ” - gjlhome
 
14.
Little Fugitive (1953)
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A young boy fears that he shot his older brother, who is only faking. He then runs away to Coney Island, a crowded beach area, and gets money by returning soda bottles for their deposits. (80 mins.)
“ 7/94 ” - gjlhome
 
15.
Little Boy Lost (1953)
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A war correspondent who was stationed in Paris during WW II married a French girl who was murdered by the Nazis... (95 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
“ 9/94 ” - gjlhome
 
16.
Limelight (1952)
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A fading comedian and a suicidally despondent ballet dancer must look to each other to find meaning and hope in their lives. (137 mins.)
Director: Charles Chaplin
“ 8/91 ” - gjlhome
 
17.
Lili (1953)
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An orphaned young woman becomes part of a puppet act and forms a relationship with the anti-social puppeteer. (81 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
“ 4/95 ” - gjlhome
 
18.
Let's Make It Legal (1951)
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The nearly-final divorce of the Halsworths suddenly gets complicated when Miriam's old flame comes to town. (77 mins.)
Director: Richard Sale
“ 6/95 ” - gjlhome
 
19.
Just for You (1952)
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Jordan Blake (a widower) is a successful Broadway Producer who has always been to busy for his children... (104 mins.)
Director: Elliott Nugent
“ 1/95 ” - gjlhome
 
20.
Jumping Jacks (1952)
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Nightclub comic Hap Smith assumes the identity of another soldier so he can tour army bases in a revue with his ex-partner Chuck Allen. (96 mins.)
Director: Norman Taurog
“ 5/95 ” - gjlhome
 
21.
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
“ never recorded view date ” - gjlhome
 
22.
Jack and the Beanstalk (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Abbott & Costello's version of the famous fairy tale, about a young boy who trades the family cow for magic beans. (70 mins.)
Director: Jean Yarbrough
“ never recorded view date ” - gjlhome
 
23.
I Want You (1951)
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In 1950, small-town Americans try to deal with military conscription. (102 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ 8/93 ” - gjlhome
 
24.
It Grows on Trees (1952)
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What happens when an American family gets two trees that grow spendable money. (84 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
“ 8/95 ” - gjlhome
 
25.
Inferno (1953)
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A tough, hard-driving business tycoon suffers a broken leg and is left to die in the desert by his scheming wife and her greedy lover. (83 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
“ 8/96 ” - gjlhome
 
26.
I Confess (1953)
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A priest who comes under suspicion for murder cannot clear his name without breaking the seal of the confessional. (95 mins.)
“ seen many times never recorded view date ” - gjlhome
 
27.
I Can Get It for You Wholesale (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A ruthless fashion designer steps on everyone in her way in order to reach the top of her profession... (91 mins.)
Director: Michael Gordon
“ 7/92 ” - gjlhome
 
28.
Houdini (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The spectacular but tragically short career of magician and illusionist Harry Houdini whose tricks defied explanation and safety. (106 mins.)
Director: George Marshall
“ seen many times never recorded view date ” - gjlhome
 
29.
Horizons West (1952)
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Two brothers end up on opposite sides of the law in post-Civil War Texas. (81 mins.)
Director: Budd Boetticher
“ 12/95 ” - gjlhome
 
30.
His Kind of Woman (1951)
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A deported gangster's plan to re-enter the USA involves skulduggery at a Mexican resort, and gambler Dan Milner is caught in the middle. (120 mins.)
Director: John Farrow
“ 6/04 ” - gjlhome
 
31.
High Noon (1952)
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A marshall, personally compelled to face a returning deadly enemy, finds that his own town refuses to help him. (85 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ seen many times never recorded view date ” - gjlhome
 
32.
Here Come the Girls (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A clumsy, full-of-himself chorus boy gets a chance at Broadway stardom when he's a stand in for a leading actor threatened by an infamous killer. (78 mins.)
Director: Claude Binyon
“ 6/93 ” - gjlhome
 
33.
Harvey (1950)
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Due to his insistence that he has an invisible six foot-tall rabbit for a best friend, a whimsical middle-aged man is thought by his family to be insane - but he may be wiser than anyone knows. (104 mins.)
Director: Henry Koster
“ 4/97 ” - gjlhome
 
34.
Hard, Fast and Beautiful (1951)
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Tennis prodigy Florence Farley is torn between romance and her mother's ambitions. (78 mins.)
Director: Ida Lupino
“ 9/91 ” - gjlhome
 
35.
Half Angel (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Nora Gilpin is a demure nurse, who has just become engaged to her long-time beau, Tim. She is also secretly fighting her attraction to attorney... (77 mins.)
Director: Richard Sale
“ 1/92 ” - gjlhome
 
36.
Half a Hero (1953)
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Audiences always roared with delight when Red Skelton went one-on-one with post-war life in The Yellow Cab Man... (71 mins.)
Director: Don Weis
“ 3/98 ” - gjlhome
 
37.
Gunsmoke (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A young gun slinger tries to help a rancher and his daughter, save their land and cattle from an evil, wealthy land owner. (79 mins.)
Director: Nathan Juran
“ 11/95 ” - gjlhome
 
38.
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Showgirls Lorelei Lee and Dorothy Shaw travel to Paris, pursued by a private detective hired by the disapproving father of Lorelei's fiancé to keep an eye on her, as well as a rich, enamored old man and many other doting admirers. (91 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ 7/94 ” - gjlhome
 
39.
Gambling House (1950)
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Small time racketeer Marc Fury agrees to plead self-defense for a murder committed by gang boss Joe Farrow in exchange for Farrow's I.O.U... (80 mins.)
Director: Ted Tetzlaff
“ 2/95 ” - gjlhome
 
40.
From Here to Eternity (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
In Hawaii in 1941, a private is cruelly punished for not boxing on his unit's team, while his captain's wife and second-in-command are falling in love. (118 mins.)
Director: Fred Zinnemann
“ 10/97 ” - gjlhome
 
41.
Forever Female (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
An aging actress refuses to admit she is too old to play the ingénue role anymore. (93 mins.)
Director: Irving Rapper
“ 8/91 ” - gjlhome
 
42.
Forbidden (1953)
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Eddie Darrow, seeking a mobster's widow in Macao, gets involved in a casino owner's affairs. (85 mins.)
Director: Rudolph Maté
“ 8/94 ” - gjlhome
 
43.
Flying Leathernecks (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Major Kirby leads The Wildcats squadron into the historic WWII battle of Guadalcanal. (102 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
“ 9/97 ” - gjlhome
 
44.
5 Fingers (1952)
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During WWII the valet to the British Ambassador to Ankara sells British secrets to the Germans while trying to romance a refugee Polish countess. (108 mins.)
“ 6/93 ” - gjlhome
 
45.
Fancy Pants (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
An American actor (Arthur Tyler) impersonating an English butler is hired by a nouveau riche woman (Effie... (92 mins.)
Director: George Marshall
“ 8/94 ” - gjlhome
 
46.
Excuse My Dust (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Joe, inventor in an American Small town of 1895 has problems with his new invention, a car, driven with a gasoline motor... (82 mins.)
Director: Roy Rowland
“ 8/97 ” - gjlhome
 
47.
East of Sumatra (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Tough Duke Mullane tries to open a new mine in the jungle, but the natives turn hostile...except for one lissome dancer. (82 mins.)
Director: Budd Boetticher
“ 8/95 ” - gjlhome
 
48.
Dream Wife (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Clemson Reade, a business tycoon with marriage on his mind, and Effie, a U.S. diplomat, are a modern couple... (100 mins.)
Director: Sidney Sheldon
“ 6/97 ” - gjlhome
 
49.
Double Dynamite (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
An innocent bank teller, suspected of embezzlement, is aided by an eccentric, wisecracking waiter. (80 mins.)
Director: Irving Cummings
“ 10/96 ” - gjlhome
 
50.
Don't Bother to Knock (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
After being dumped by his girlfriend, an airline pilot pursues a babysitter in his hotel and gradually realizes she's dangerous. (76 mins.)
Director: Roy Baker
“ 4/95 ” - gjlhome
 
51.
Devil's Doorway (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
After the Civil War, a highly decorated Shoshone Indian veteran plans to raise cattle in Wyoming but white farmers plan to grab fertile tribal lands by pitting the whites against the Indians. (84 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
“ 6/06 ” - gjlhome
 
52.
Detective Story (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
On one day in the 21st Precinct squad room, assorted characters form a backdrop for the troubles of hard-nosed Detective Jim McLeod. (103 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ didn't record view date ” - gjlhome
 
53.
Decision Before Dawn (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
As the US Army approaches Nazi Germany, they recruit German prisoners to spy behind German lines. (119 mins.)
Director: Anatole Litvak
“ 7/94 ” - gjlhome
 
54.
Deadline - U.S.A. (1952)
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With his newspaper about to be sold, crusading editor Ed Hutcheson tries to complete an exposé on gangster Rienzi. (87 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
“ 3/93 ” - gjlhome
 
55.
David and Bathsheba (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
After King David sees the beautiful Bathsheba bathing from the palace roof, he enters into an adulterous affair which has tragic consequences for his family and Israel. (116 mins.)
Director: Henry King
“ 6/95 ” - gjlhome
 
56.
Dallas (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A former Confederate officer hunting for an outlaw who wronged him finds him in Dallas, but now as a wealthy, respectable citizen. (94 mins.)
Director: Stuart Heisler
“ 6/96 ” - gjlhome
 
57.
Come Fill the Cup (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Alcoholic newspaperman Lew Marsh hits bottom, loses his job and is rehabilitated by Charley Dolan. After... (113 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
“ 12/95 ” - gjlhome
 
58.
Come Back, Little Sheba (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
An emotionally remote recovering alcoholic and his dowdy, unambitious wife face a personal crisis when they take in an attractive lodger. (99 mins.)
Director: Daniel Mann
“ 8/94 ” - gjlhome
 
59.
Clash by Night (1952)
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Mae Doyle comes back to her hometown a cynical woman. Her brother Joe fears that his love, fish cannery worker Peggy, may wind up like Mae. Mae marries Jerry and has a baby; she is happy but restless, drawn to Jerry's friend Earl. (105 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ 8/97 ” - gjlhome
 
60.
City Beneath the Sea (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Two American divers are distracted by fair ladies and skulduggery while trying to salvage a gold ship off Jamaica. (87 mins.)
Director: Budd Boetticher
“ 2/96 ” - gjlhome
 
61.
Captain Horatio Hornblower R.N. (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
During the Napoleonic wars, a British naval captain has adventures in Central American waters. (117 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
“ 6/96 ” - gjlhome
 
62.
Callaway Went Thataway (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Two smart marketing people resurrect some old films starring cowboy Smoky Callaway and put them on television... (81 mins.)
“ 3/97 ” - gjlhome
 
63.
Broken Arrow (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Tom Jeffords tries to make peace between settlers and Apaches. (93 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
“ 3/95 ” - gjlhome
 
64.
Bright Victory (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
After he gets blinded by a German sniper's bullet in 1943, Sergeant Larry Nevins begins the long and painful road to recovery. (96 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
“ 9/95 ” - gjlhome
 
65.
Bright Leaf (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
In 1894, Brant Royle shocks the aristocratic tobacco growers of Kingsmont by planning to mass-produce cigarettes. (110 mins.)
Director: Michael Curtiz
“ 7/96 ” - gjlhome
 
66.
Botany Bay (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
In 1787, American medical student Hugh Tallant and British convicts are sent from London to New South Wales on a ship commanded by the evil Captain Gilbert. (93 mins.)
Director: John Farrow
“ 2/93
 ” - gjlhome
 
67.
Born Yesterday (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A million dollar Tycoon hires a tutor to teach his lover proper etiquette. (103 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
“ 5/95
 ” - gjlhome
 
68.
Big Jim McLain (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
In the post-war Hawaii, House Un-American Activities Committee investigators Jim McLain and Mal Baxter hunt down communists. (90 mins.)
Director: Edward Ludwig
“ 2/96 ” - gjlhome
 
69.
Ace in the Hole (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to re-jump start his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control circus. (111 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ 1/94 aka "The Big Carnival" ” - gjlhome
 
70.
Beware, My Lovely (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A psychopath takes a job as a handyman at the house of a lonely widow. (77 mins.)
Director: Harry Horner
“ 9/94 ” - gjlhome
 
71.
Beneath the 12-Mile Reef (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Fierce competition among sponge fishermen forces a Greek-American family to fish in the dangerous 12-mile reef area off the western coast of Florida. (102 mins.)
Director: Robert D. Webb
“ didn't record view date ” - gjlhome
 
72.
Bend of the River (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
When a town boss confiscates homesteader's supplies after gold is discovered nearby, a tough cowboy risks his life to try and get it to them. (87 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
“ 11/95 ” - gjlhome
 
73.
Because of You (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A female ex-con falls in love and hesitates to reveal her past. (95 mins.)
Director: Joseph Pevney
“ 6/97 ” - gjlhome
 
74.
Battle Circus (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Set in Korea and made during the war, this is the love story of a hard-bitten Army surgeon, and a new nurse ready to save the world. (90 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
“ 12/94 ” - gjlhome
 
75.
Appointment with Danger (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
When ruthlessly dedicated postal inspector investigates the murder of a co-worker, he finds that the sole witness, a nun, has been targeted by the killers. (89 mins.)
Director: Lewis Allen
“ 8/98 ” - gjlhome
 
76.
Appointment in Honduras (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A wealthy American couple are hostages on an arduous jungle journey. (79 mins.)
“ 8/94 ” - gjlhome
 
77.
Another Man's Poison (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In an isolated house, mystery writer Janet Frobisher is involved in potentially murderous relationships. (90 mins.)
Director: Irving Rapper
“ 5/96 ” - gjlhome
 
78.
Angel Face (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Ambulance driver Frank Jessup is ensnared in the schemes of the sensuous but dangerous Diane Tremayne. (91 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
“ 11/92 ” - gjlhome
 
79.
Along the Great Divide (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A U.S. Marshall and two deputies rescue a cattle rustler from a lynch mob led by a local cattle baron convinced that the rustler also killed his son. (88 mins.)
Director: Raoul Walsh
“ 11/96 ” - gjlhome
 
80.
All About Eve (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An ingenue insinuates herself into the company of an established but aging stage actress and her circle of theater friends. (138 mins.)
“ 9/96 ” - gjlhome
 
81.
Affair with a Stranger (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
When a TV gossip columnist wrongly announces that the marriage between now successful playwright William Blakeley and his wife Carolyn is breaking up... (87 mins.)
Director: Roy Rowland
“ 9/98 ” - gjlhome
 
82.
Above and Beyond (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Col. Paul Tibbetts piloted the plane that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima in World War 2. (122 mins.)
“ 8/94 ” - gjlhome
 
83.
Father of the Bride (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The father of a young woman deals with the emotional pain of her getting married, along with the financial and organizational trouble of arranging the wedding. (92 mins.)
“ 4/07 ” - gjlhome
 
84.
Affair in Trinidad (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Nightclub singer and her brother-in-law try to find her husband's killer. (98 mins.)
Director: Vincent Sherman
“ 4/07 ” - gjlhome
 
85.
Here Comes the Groom (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Foreign correspondent Pete Garvey has 5 days to win back his former fiancée, or he'll lose the orphans he adopted. (113 mins.)
Director: Frank Capra
“ 5/07 ” - gjlhome
 
86.
Island in the Sky (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A C-47 transport plane, named the Corsair, makes a forced landing in the frozen wastes of Labrador, and the plane's pilot, Captain Dooley, must keep his men alive in deadly conditions while waiting for rescue. (109 mins.)
“ 6/07 ” - gjlhome
 
87.
Jeopardy (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A man vacationing with his wife and son near a desolate jetty in Baja becomes trapped under a rotten timber as the inevitable tide threatens to drown him. (69 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
“ 7/07 ” - gjlhome
 
88.
Escape from Fort Bravo (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
During the Civil War, a group of Confederates escapes from the Union POW camp at Fort Bravo but has to contend with the desert, the Mescalero Indians and the pursuing Union troops. (99 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
“ 8/07 ” - gjlhome
 
89.
Cause for Alarm! (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
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
“ 9/07
 ” - gjlhome
 
90.
Bright Road (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Based on the story, "See How They Run," which ran in the June, 1951 issue of "The Ladies' Home Journal"... (68 mins.)
Director: Gerald Mayer
“ 9/07 ” - gjlhome
 
91.
Cry Danger (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Ex-con Rocky Mulloy seeks the real culprit in the crime he was framed for, in a night world of deceptive dames and double crosses. (79 mins.)
Director: Robert Parrish
“ 10/07 ” - gjlhome
 
92.
A Girl in Every Port (1952)
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After two sailors are conned into buying a lame race-horse, they go ashore to sort out the problem, but when they realize that the horse is one of a pair of identical twins, their plan for revenge becomes more complicated. (86 mins.)
Director: Chester Erskine
“ 12/07 ” - gjlhome
 
93.
Across the Wide Missouri (1951)
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Trapper Flint Mitchell and other mountain men from the Rendezvous join forces to enter virgin trapping territory but must contend with a resentful Blackfoot chief. (78 mins.)
“ 1/08 ” - gjlhome
 
94.
Hondo (1953)
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Army despatch rider Hondo Lane discovers a woman and her son living in the midst of warring Apaches, and he becomes their protector. (83 mins.)
Director: John Farrow
“ 1/08 ” - gjlhome
 
95.
A Slight Case of Larceny (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Two army buddies down on their luck open up a gas station and get involved in a price war - in a somewhat underhanded way. (71 mins.)
Director: Don Weis
“ 1/08 ” - gjlhome
 
96.
Calling Bulldog Drummond (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
With a ruthless gang terrorizing London, Scotland Yard calls Hugh "Bulldog" Drummond out of retirement... (80 mins.)
Director: Victor Saville
“ 2/08 ” - gjlhome
 
97.
Mogambo (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
On a Kenyan safari, white hunter Victor Marswell has a love triangle with seductive American socialite Eloise Kelly and anthropologist Donald Nordley's cheating wife Linda. (116 mins.)
Director: John Ford
“ 2/08 ” - gjlhome
 
98.
Cry of the Hunted (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A fugitive is pursued by a lawman who is obsessed with his capture. (80 mins.)
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
“ saw on tv in las vegas 7/10 ” - gjlhome
 
99.
Crisis (1950)
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Husband and wife Americans Dr. Eugene and Mrs. Helen Ferguson - he a renowned neurosurgeon - are traveling through Latin America for a vacation... (95 mins.)
Director: Richard Brooks
“ saw on tcm in las vegas 11/11 ” - gjlhome
 
100.
An American in Paris (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Three friends struggle to find work in Paris. Things become more complicated when two of them fall in love with the same woman. (113 mins.)
“ tcm 9/12 ” - gjlhome