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1.
The Butcher Boy (1917 Short Film)
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Customers and clerks frolic in a general store. Roscoe walks out of the freezer wearing a fur coat, then does some clever cleaver tossing. In Buster's film debut he buys a pail of molasses. (30 mins.)
 
2.
The Rough House (1917 Short Film)
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Roscoe, his wife and his mother-in-law run a seaside resort. Buster plays a gardener who puts out a fire started by Roscoe, then a delivery boy who fights with the cook St. John, then a cop. (22 mins.)
 
3.
His Wedding Night (1917 Short Film)
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In a drugstore Al and Roscoe are rivals for Alice. Roscoe slings melons and operates the gas pump. Buster delivers a wedding gown for Alice, begins modeling it, is mistaken for Alice and is kidnapped by Al. (19 mins.)
 
4.
Oh Doctor! (1917 Short Film)
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Roscoe is a doctor who falls in love with a pretty woman whose boyfriend, in turn, falls in love with Roscoe's wife's jewelry. (23 mins.)
 
5.
Coney Island (1917 Short Film)
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Roscoe tries to dump his wife so he can enjoy the beach attractions. Buster arrives with Alice who is taken away from him by Al who loses her to Roscoe. Bathing beauties and Keystone Kops abound. (25 mins.)
 
6.
A Country Hero (1917 Short Film)
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This was the film debut of Joe Keaton, Buster's dad. In one scene he kicks each of the principals into a horse trough...
 
7.
Out West (1918 Short Film)
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A satire of western movies. Roscoe comes into town after riding the rails. The saloon has a trap door... (25 mins.)
 
8.
The Bell Boy (1918 Short Film)
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At the Elk's Head Hotel bellhops torment the lobby, each other and guests. The elevator is powered by a stubborn horse... (33 mins.)
 
9.
Moonshine (1918 Short Film)
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A feud between the Owens and the Gillettes ends when the last remaining Gillette is killed, but new... (23 mins.)
 
10.
Good Night, Nurse! (1918 Short Film)
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Roscoe's wife wants him committed to the No Hope Sanitarium for a cure from drink. He is greeted by blood spattered, cleaver-wielding Buster and a barely clad female patient. He eats a thermometer and must be rushed into surgery. (26 mins.)
 
11.
The Cook (1918 Short Film)
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Cooks make hovoc in seaside resort hotel. (22 mins.)
 
12.
Back Stage (1919 Short Film)
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Roscoe and Buster are working at a vaudeville house. When the crew attacks the strongman for bullying his assistant... (26 mins.)
 
13.
The Hayseed (1919 Short Film)
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Buster manages the store while Roscoe delivers the mail, taking time out for hide-and-seek with Molly. The constable, also interested in Molly, steals $300 while being observed by Buster. (27 mins.)
 
14.
The Garage (1920 Short Film)
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Roscoe and Buster operate a combination garage and fire station. In the first half they destroy a car left for them to clean. In the second half they go off on a false alarm and return to find their own building on fire. (25 mins.)
 
15.
The Saphead (1920)
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The simple-minded son of a rich financier must find his own way in the world. (77 mins.)
 
16.
One Week (1920 Short Film)
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A newly wedded couple attempt to build a house with a prefabricated kit, unaware that a rival sabotaged the kit's component numbering. (25 mins.)
 
17.
The Round-Up (1920)
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An overweight sheriff does his best to assist a man accused of theft. (70 mins.)
Director: George Melford
 
18.
Convict 13 (1920 Short Film)
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A young golfer is mugged by an escaped convict and finds himself in a prison where he foils a jailbreak. (19 mins.)
 
19.
The Scarecrow (1920 Short Film)
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Two inventive farmhands compete for the hand of the same girl. (19 mins.)
 
20.
Neighbors (1920 Short Film)
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A young couple who live next to each other in tenement apartments do everything they can to be together despite of their feuding families. (18 mins.)
 
21.
The Haunted House (1921 Short Film)
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A bank clerk ends up in a seemingly haunted house that is actually a thieves' hideout. (21 mins.)
 
22.
Hard Luck (1921 Short Film)
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Strange things ensue after a young man attempts to take his own life. (22 mins.)
 
23.
The 'High Sign' (1921 Short Film)
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A drifter at an amusement park finds himself both the bodyguard and hit man of a man targeted by a criminal gang. (20 mins.)
 
24.
The Goat (1921 Short Film)
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A series of adventures begins when an accident during photographing causes Buster to be mistaken for Dead Shot Dan, the evil badguy. (23 mins.)
 
25.
The Play House (1921 Short Film)
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After waking up from his wacky dream, a theater stage hand inadvertently causes havoc everywhere he works. (23 mins.)
 
26.
The Boat (1921 Short Film)
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Buster and his family go on a voyage on his homemade boat that proves to be one disaster after another. (23 mins.)
 
27.
The Paleface (1922 Short Film)
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Buster helps a Native American tribe save their land from greedy oil barons. (20 mins.)
 
28.
My Wife's Relations (1922 Short Film)
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By accident, Buster and an intimidating woman end up married. (24 mins.)
 
29.
The Blacksmith (1922 Short Film)
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Buster Keaton shoes horses and repairs cars, with mixed results. (21 mins.)
 
30.
The Frozen North (1922 Short Film)
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Buster plays a bumbling villain in this parody of melodrama. (17 mins.)
 
31.
The Electric House (1922 Short Film)
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After being mistakenly certified as an electrical engineer, Buster is hired to wire a house. (23 mins.)
 
32.
Daydreams (1922 Short Film)
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A sincere young man leaves his home to win his fortune so he can marry his home town sweetheart. (23 mins.)
 
33.
The Balloonatic (1923 Short Film)
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A hapless amusement park attendant finds his run away balloon ride has left him in a strange predicament. (22 mins.)
 
34.
The Love Nest (1923 Short Film)
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In an attempt to forget his lost sweetheart, Buster takes a long trip at sea where he boards a whaling ship with a strict captain. (20 mins.)
Director: Buster Keaton
 
35.
Three Ages (1923)
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The misadventures of Buster in three separate historical periods. (63 mins.)
 
36.
Our Hospitality (1923)
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A man returns to his Appalachian homestead. On the trip, he falls for a young woman. The only problem is her family has vowed to kill every member of his family. (65 mins.)
 
37.
The Navigator (1924)
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Two spoiled rich people find themselves trapped on an empty passenger ship. (59 mins.)
 
38.
The Iron Mule (1925 Short Film)
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In 1830, a train known as the Iron Mule is loaded with passengers, and starts off on its trip. Along the way... (13 mins.)
 
39.
Go West (1925)
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With little luck at keeping a job in the city a New Yorker tries work in the country and eventually finds his way leading a herd of cattle to the West Coast. (68 mins.)
Director: Buster Keaton
 
40.
Battling Butler (1926)
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A love-struck weakling must pretend to be boxer in order to gain respect from the family of the girl he loves. (77 mins.)
Director: Buster Keaton
 
41.
College (1927)
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To reconcile with his girlfriend, a bookish college student tries to become an athlete. (66 mins.)
Director: James W. Horne
 
42.
Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)
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The effete son of a cantankerous riverboat captain comes to join his father's crew. (70 mins.)
 
43.
The Cameraman (1928)
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Hopelessly in love with a woman working at MGM Studios, a clumsy man attempts to become a motion picture cameraman to be close to the object of his desire. (69 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
44.
Brotherly Love (1928)
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Oscar, a tough guard at Newberry Prison, gets into an argument with Jerry, a smallish barber. He causes Jerry to be arrested as a fugitive... (67 mins.)
Director: Charles Reisner
 
45.
Spite Marriage (1929)
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An unimpressive but well intending man is given the chance to marry a popular actress, of whom he has been a hopeless fan. But what he doesn't realize is that he is being used to make the actress' old flame jealous. (76 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
46.
Free and Easy (1930)
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A bumbling manager tries to get a small town beauty contest winner into the movies. (92 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
47.
Estrellados (1930)
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A matinée idol and a bumbling manager fight for the love of a would-be starlet. (96 mins.)
 
48.
Doughboys (1930)
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A naive and wealthy young man seeks to impress a girl and then unwittingly signs up for army service. (79 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
51.
Parlor, Bedroom and Bath (1931)
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A man tries passing off a socially awkward fellow as a Casanova in the hopes of marrying off his would be sister-in-law. (73 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
52.
The Stolen Jools (1931 Short Film)
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Star-packed promotional short subject intended to raise funds for the National Variety Artists tuberculosis sanatorium... (20 mins.)
 
53.
Sidewalks of New York (1931)
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A dim-witted slumlord tries to reform a gang of urban boys (and impress an attractive young woman) by transforming their rough neighborhood into a more decent place. (74 mins.)
 
54.
Casanova wider Willen (1931)
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(76 mins.)
Director: Edward Brophy
 
55.
Buster se marie (1931)
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This is the French-language version of Buster Keaton's 1931 comedy Parlor, Bedroom and Bath. (80 mins.)
 
56.
The Passionate Plumber (1932)
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To make her lover jealous, a beautiful socialite passes off a bumbling plumber as her paramour. (73 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
57.
Speak Easily (1932)
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A timid professor inherits a large sum of money and decides to fund a terrible musical. (82 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
58.
What - No Beer? (1933)
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Two men decide to cash in on the end of Prohibition by selling watered down beer. (65 mins.)
Director: Edward Sedgwick
 
59.
Hollywood on Parade No. A-13 (1933 Short Film)
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(11 mins.)
Director: Louis Lewyn
 
60.
The Gold Ghost (1934 Short Film)
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Dumped by his girlfriend, Buster drives west and winds up in a ghost town called Vulture City, where he appoints himself sheriff. (20 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
61.
Allez Oop (1934 Short Film)
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When Buster's girlfriend falls for a trapeze artist, Buster tries to beat him at his own game. (21 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
62.
Le roi des Champs-Élysées (1934)
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In Paris, a stage-struck would-be actor is mistaken for an escaped convict. (70 mins.)
Director: Max Nossek
 
63.
Palooka from Paducah (1935 Short Film)
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A hillbilly family, hard-hit by the end of Prohibition, decide to set the biggest brother up as a professional wrestler. (20 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
64.
One Run Elmer (1935 Short Film)
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Elmer owns a gas station out in the California desert. Soon he has a business rival in Jim, who opens up another station... (19 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
65.
Hayseed Romance (1935 Short Film)
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Elmer Doolittle,a hired hand on a farm,encounters some complications in his romancing and believes he will have to marry the farm-owner aunt of Molly... (19 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
66.
Tars and Stripes (1935 Short Film)
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Elmer Doolittle (Buster Keaton), an apprentice seaman doing training at the U. S. Navy's San Diego Training Station... (20 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
67.
The E-Flat Man (1935 Short Film)
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Elmer and his girlfriend run away to elope and spend their trip trying to dodge the police who are on their trail after they mistakenly make their getaway in a police car. (20 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
68.
The Timid Young Man (1935 Short Film)
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A man who has sworn off women and a woman who has sworn off men must find their budding relationship threatened by aggressive romantic rivals. (20 mins.)
Director: Mack Sennett
 
69.
The Invader (1936)
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(61 mins.)
Director: Adrian Brunel
 
70.
Three on a Limb (1936 Short Film)
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A Scoutmaster falls for a beautiful young carhop, but finds that a beefy traffic cop is also courting her--and he doesn't want any competition. (18 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
71.
Grand Slam Opera (1936 Short Film)
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Elmer Butts is a contestant in a radio amateur hour show hoping to win the first price... by dancing and juggling! (20 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
72.
Blue Blazes (1936 Short Film)
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Buster becomes a fireman, but unfortunately not a particularly good one. He has a chance to prove himself, however, when three women are trapped in a burning building. (17 mins.)
Director: Raymond Kane
 
73.
The Chemist (1936 Short Film)
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A chemist's brilliant new concoction makes him a target for gangsters. (19 mins.)
 
74.
Mixed Magic (1936 Short Film)
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A professional magician, "The Great Spumoni", fires his male assistant and his female assistant insists that he hire another one. The young man he hires turns out to have no aptitude whatsoever for a magic act. Complications ensue. (18 mins.)
Director: Raymond Kane
 
75.
Jail Bait (1937 Short Film)
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Buster agrees to pose as a murderer to throw off the police while his room mate, a reporter, searches for the real killer. (18 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
76.
Ditto (1937 Short Film)
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Buster, an ice delivery man, falls for one of his customers, not knowing she has a twin sister living next door. (17 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
77.
Love Nest on Wheels (1937 Short Film)
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Buster, the eldest son in a family of hillbillies who manage a hotel, attempts to raise money to save the hotel from foreclosure. (20 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
78.
Pest from the West (1939 Short Film)
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A millionaire vacationing in Mexico falls for a local girl and sets out to win her. (20 mins.)
Director: Del Lord
 
79.
Mooching Through Georgia (1939 Short Film)
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A man relates how he outwitted the Yankee army during the Civil War. (19 mins.)
Director: Jules White
 
80.
Hollywood Cavalcade (1939)
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Starting in 1913 movie director Connors discovers singer Molly Adair. As she becomes a star she marries an actor, so Connors fires them. She asks for him as director of her next film. Many silent stars shown making the transition to sound. (97 mins.)
Director: Irving Cummings
 
81.
Nothing But Pleasure (1940 Short Film)
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To save money, Buster and his wife decide to drive to Detroit to buy a new car, then drive it home. (20 mins.)
Director: Jules White
 
82.
Pardon My Berth Marks (1940 Short Film)
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Buster, a reporter, takes a train trip and winds up innocently involved with a gangster's wife. (20 mins.)
Director: Jules White
 
83.
The Taming of the Snood (1940 Short Film)
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A jewel thief uses Buster as an unsuspecting dupe. (20 mins.)
Director: Jules White
 
84.
New Moon (1940)
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Marianne de Beaumaniour is on her way to New Orleans from Paris to inspect the plantation she inherited from her uncle... (105 mins.)
 
85.
The Spook Speaks (1940 Short Film)
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A magician hires Buster as a housekeeper while he's away. (18 mins.)
Director: Jules White
 
86.
The Villain Still Pursued Her (1940)
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The widow Wilson and her daughter Mary have just learned that old Mr. Middleton, who held the mortgage on their home... (66 mins.)
Director: Edward Cline
 
87.
Li'l Abner (1940)
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The goings-on in the rural Southern community of Dogpatch, USA. (78 mins.)
 
88.
His Ex Marks the Spot (1940 Short Film)
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Buster's home life is disrupted when his ex-wife and her boyfriend move in. (18 mins.)
Director: Jules White
 
89.
So You Won't Squawk? (1941 Short Film)
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The handyman is finishing getting the Island Inn Café ready for opening night: it's a speakeasy, and the owner... (20 mins.)
Director: Del Lord
 
90.
General Nuisance (1941 Short Film)
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A millionaire falls for an army nurse, who tells him she likes men in uniform. So he enlists at Camp Cluster... (17 mins.)
Director: Jules White
 
91.
She's Oil Mine (1941 Short Film)
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Buster fights a duel over a girl. (17 mins.)
Director: Jules White
 
92.
Forever and a Day (1943)
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During World War II an American travels to Britain to sell an old house near London that belongs to his family... (104 mins.)
 
93.
San Diego I Love You (1944)
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A harried daughter tries to keep her wacky family together while trying to sell her eccentric father's latest invention, a collapsible life raft. (83 mins.)
 
94.
That's the Spirit (1945)
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A vaudeville performer returns from the dead to help his wife and daughter, who are being dominated by a greedy banker. (87 mins.)
Director: Charles Lamont
 
95.
That Night with You (1945)
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(84 mins.)
 
96.
She Went to the Races (1945)
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(86 mins.)
Director: Willis Goldbeck
 
97.
God's Country (1946)
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Lee Preston, aka Leland Bruce (Robert Lowery), kills a man in self defense but flees to the redwood country when the law makes it a murder charge... (64 mins.)
Director: Robert Tansey
 
98.
Boom in the Moon (1946)
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An American soldier marooned in Mexico is mistaken for a wife-butchering serial killer. (90 mins.)
Director: Jaime Salvador
 
99.
El Colmillo de Buda (1949)
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(101 mins.)
 
100.
The Lovable Cheat (1949)
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A businessman and his partner are about to go bankrupt when the partner gets an idea to sail away and somehow find the money they need... (75 mins.)
Director: Richard Oswald