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Top Banana (1954)
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A filmed version of Phil Silvers' hit Broadway show about a television comic who tried to regain his ratings on TV. (100 mins.)
Director: Alfred E. Green
 
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Bring Your Smile Along (1955)
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Nancy Willows (Constance Towers), pretty blonde high school teacher, writes song lyrics which spark the... (83 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
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The Harder They Fall (1956)
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Down-on-his-luck ex-sportswriter Eddie Willis is hired by shady fight promoter Nick Benko to promote his latest find, an unknown but easily exploitable phenom from Argentina. (109 mins.)
Director: Mark Robson
 
4.
You Can't Run Away from It (1956)
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Ellen (June Allyson) is kidnapped by father (Charles Bickford) after she ran off and got married to someone he thinks is a gold digger... (95 mins.)
Director: Dick Powell
 
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The Unguarded Moment (1956)
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A beautiful teacher is protective of a high school boy who sexually harassed her, and later he becomes a murder suspect. (95 mins.)
Director: Harry Keller
 
6.
Monkey on My Back (1957)
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The true story of Barney Ross, a World War II hero and champion professional boxer, who became addicted to morphine. (94 mins.)
Director: André De Toth
 
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Man of a Thousand Faces (1957)
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The life and career of vaudevillian and silent screen horror star Lon Chaney, his contentious relationship with his neurotic wife, and his premature death. (122 mins.)
Director: Joseph Pevney
 
8.
Don't Go Near the Water (1957)
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On a small South Pacific island during WW2, various US Navy P.R. personnel pass the time romancing the nurses and the native girls while trying to avoid front line Sea Duty. (107 mins.)
Director: Charles Walters
 
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Teacher's Pet (1958)
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A newspaper editor joins the class of a journalism professor who despises him, and they begin to fall in love. (120 mins.)
Director: George Seaton
 
10.
Never Steal Anything Small (1959)
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Jake MacIllaney will do just about anything to win the presidential election of longshoreman union Local 26... (94 mins.)
Director: Charles Lederer
 
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The Slowest Gun in the West (1960 TV Movie)
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The town of Primrose, Arizona is beset by outlaws, so the towns people hire Fletcher Bissell III (A.K.A... (54 mins.)
 
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The George Raft Story (1961)
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Dancer George Raft (Ray Danton) finds himself involved with the criminal underworld. After a conflict... (106 mins.)
 
13.
Lover Come Back (1961)
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A series of misunderstandings leaves an advertising executive with a campaign for a product which has not been invented yet while he romances his rival in the guise of its inventor. (107 mins.)
Director: Delbert Mann
 
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Little Amy (1962 TV Movie)
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Nine-year-old Amy has decided that klutzy neighbor Arthur is the one she's going to marry. However,... (30 mins.)
Director: Sidney Lanfield
 
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Convicts 4 (1962)
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A semi-fictionalized version of John Resko's incarceration is presented. John is on death row at Sing Sing for murder... (105 mins.)
Director: Millard Kaufman
 
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Period of Adjustment (1962)
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On December 23rd, Korean War veteran George Haverstick and nurse Isabel Crane - who George lovingly refers to as "Little Bit"... (112 mins.)
Director: George Roy Hill
 
17.
Who's Got the Action? (1962)
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A hunch horse-player's marriage is threatened by his betting ways; in desperation, his wife becomes his bookie. (93 mins.)
Director: Daniel Mann
 
18.
Days of Wine and Roses (1962)
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An alcoholic falls in love with and gets married to a young woman, whom he systematically addicts to booze so they can share his "passion" together. (117 mins.)
Director: Blake Edwards
 
19.
Son of Flubber (1963)
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When Professor Brainard experiments further on Flubber derivatives, he gets in trouble and only his students can help. (100 mins.)
 
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Kissin' Cousins (1964)
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An Army officer returns to the Smoky Mountains tries to convince his kinfolk to allow the Army to build a missile site on their land. Once he gets there, he discovers he has a lookalike cousin. (96 mins.)
Director: Gene Nelson
 
21.
A Tiger Walks (1964)
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A tiger escapes from a circus truck as it passes by a small town, and hides itself in the surrounding woods... (91 mins.)
Director: Norman Tokar
 
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The Patsy (1964)
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When a star comedian dies, his comedy team, decides to train a nobody to fill the shoes of the Star in a big TV show (a Patsy)... (101 mins.)
Director: Jerry Lewis
 
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Roustabout (1964)
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Charlie Rogers is a leather-jacketed biker who's fired from a singing engagement after getting into a fight with a group of college toughs... (101 mins.)
Director: John Rich
 
24.
How to Murder Your Wife (1965)
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A man who has set up the perfect lifestyle for himself makes the mistake of marrying while drunk... and his fantasies of murder are used against him. (118 mins.)
Director: Richard Quine
 
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The Flim-Flam Man (1967)
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Mordecai Jones is a rural con artist (a 'flim-flam man') who takes on a young army deserter; Curley as his protege... (104 mins.)
Director: Irvin Kershner
 
26.
How to Save a Marriage and Ruin Your Life (1968)
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When a carefree bachelor tries to get his best friend to drop his mistress and return to his wife, he finds himself with romantic problems as well. (102 mins.)
Director: Fielder Cook
 
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The Subject Was Roses (1968)
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A young man returning home from World War II finds himself caught up in his parents' turbulent relationship. (107 mins.)
Director: Ulu Grosbard
 
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Changes (1969)
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As Kent drives along California coast, he recollects recent events in his life: his dropping out of college... (93 mins.)
Director: Hall Bartlett
 
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Justine (1969)
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In Alexandria, in 1938, Darley, a young British schoolmaster and poet, makes friends through Pursewarden... (116 mins.)
Director: George Cukor
 
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The Monk (1969 TV Movie)
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(74 mins.)
Director: George McCowan
 
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Squeeze a Flower (1970)
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When greed threatens the livelihood of an Italian monastery, a monk flees with the formula for their special liquor. (102 mins.)
Director: Marc Daniels
 
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Rabbit, Run (1970)
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A crude man is stuck in a loveless marriage. One day he decides to run away from his life and family. First he finds a mistress, but just because a man runs away from one disappointment, doesn't mean he won't run into another one. (94 mins.)
Director: Jack Smight
 
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Montserrat (1971 TV Movie)
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The story is set during the South American Wars of Independence. Simón Bolivar, the liberator, has escaped... (120 mins.)
Director: David Friedkin
 
34.
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
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Charlie receives a golden ticket to a factory, his sweet tooth wants going into the lushing candy, it turns out there's an adventure in everything. (100 mins.)
Director: Mel Stuart
 
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Congratulations, It's a Boy! (1971 TV Movie)
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A bachelor's life is interrupted by the appearance of a teenager who claims to be his son. (73 mins.)
 
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Lock, Stock and Barrel (1971 TV Movie)
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A young frontier couple elope, are chased by the girl's father and brothers, join up with an escaped... (90 mins.)
Director: Jerry Thorpe
 
37.
The Late Liz (1971)
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Religion changes a woman's attitude towards alcohol. (119 mins.)
Director: Dick Ross
 
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Pickup on 101 (1972)
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An elderly wanderer, a sexy young girl running away from home and a folk singer looking for stardom hitch-hike their way cross-country, trying to get to California. (93 mins.)
Director: John Florea
 
39.
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
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A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea. (117 mins.)
Director: Ronald Neame
 
40.
The Sad and Lonely Sundays (1976 TV Movie)
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The story takes place in New Mexico in a small dust-bowl town and the doctor's fading practice and his attempts to catch up and salvage his career. (60 mins.)
Director: James Goldstone
 
41.
The Comedy Company (1978 TV Movie)
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(120 mins.)
Director: Lee Philips
 
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Valentine (1979 TV Movie)
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(100 mins.)
Director: Lee Philips
 
43.
Marriage Is Alive and Well (1980 TV Movie)
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A photographer who specializes in weddings and who, according to others, has the perfect marriage. However... (100 mins.)
Director: Russ Mayberry
 
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Uptown: A Tribute to the Apollo Theatre (1980 TV Special)
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(120 mins.)
 
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Dead & Buried (1981)
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A suspense horror film set in a small coastal town where, after a series of gory murders commited by mobs of townspeople against visiting tourists, the corpses begin to come back to life. (94 mins.)
Director: Gary A. Sherman
 
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The Fox and the Hound (1981)
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Two childhood friends find themselves forced to become enemies. (83 mins.)
 
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Charlie and the Great Balloon Chase (1981 TV Movie)
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Jack Albertson plays Charlie Bartlett, a retired railroad worker whose dream of crossing the country... (98 mins.)
Director: Larry Elikann
 
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My Body, My Child (1982 TV Movie)
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A woman must choose between having an abortion or giving birth to a deformed child. (100 mins.)
 
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Terror at Alcatraz (1982 TV Movie)
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Tom and Dick Smothers play Bones Howard and Ryan Fitzgerald, a TV cameraman and intrepid reporter, respectively... (100 mins.)
Director: Sidney Hayers
 
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