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1. Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)

PG | 108 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

6.8
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62 Metascore

When a massive fire kills their parents, three children are delivered to the custody of cousin and stage actor Count Olaf, who is secretly plotting to steal their parents' vast fortune.

Writers: Robert Gordon, Daniel Handler | Director: Brad Silberling | Stars: Jim Carrey, Jude Law, Meryl Streep, Liam Aiken

Votes: 144,552

2. Night at the Museum (2006)

PG | 108 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.4
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48 Metascore

A newly recruited night security guard at the Museum of Natural History discovers that an ancient curse causes the animals and exhibits on display to come to life and wreak havoc.

Writers: Robert Ben Garant, Thomas Lennon, Milan Trenc | Director: Shawn Levy | Stars: Ben Stiller, Carla Gugino, Ricky Gervais, Dick Van Dyke

Votes: 206,208

3. Kramer vs. Kramer (1979)

Approved | 105 min | Drama

7.8
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77 Metascore

A just-divorced man must learn to care for his son on his own, and then must fight in court to keep custody of him.

Writers: Avery Corman, Robert Benton | Director: Robert Benton | Stars: Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Jane Alexander, Justin Henry

Votes: 88,434

4. Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

PG-13 | 125 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.9
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53 Metascore

After a bitter divorce, an actor disguises himself as a female housekeeper to spend time with his children held in custody by his former wife.

Writers: Anne Fine, Randi Mayem Singer, Leslie Dixon | Director: Chris Columbus | Stars: Robin Williams, Sally Field, Pierce Brosnan, Harvey Fierstein

Votes: 161,506

5. Striptease (1996)

R | 115 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

4.3
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A stripper and single mother gets dragged into a dangerous situation after a congressman takes a fancy to her.

Writers: Carl Hiaasen, Andrew Bergman | Director: Andrew Bergman | Stars: Demi Moore, Burt Reynolds, Armand Assante, Ving Rhames

Votes: 32,446

6. I Am Sam (2001)

PG-13 | 132 min | Drama

7.6
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28 Metascore

A mentally handicapped man fights for custody of his 7-year-old daughter, and in the process teaches his cold hearted lawyer the value of love and family.

Writers: Kristine Johnson, Jessie Nelson | Director: Jessie Nelson | Stars: Sean Penn, Michelle Pfeiffer, Dakota Fanning, Dianne Wiest

Votes: 114,346

7. The Full Monty (1997)

R | 91 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.2
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75 Metascore

Six unemployed steel workers form a male striptease act. The women cheer them on to go for "the full monty" - total nudity.

Writer: Simon Beaufoy | Director: Peter Cattaneo | Stars: Robert Carlyle, Tom Wilkinson, Mark Addy, William Snape

Votes: 77,581

8. Stepmom (1998)

PG-13 | 124 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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58 Metascore

A terminally ill mother has to settle on the new woman in her former husband's life who will be their stepmother.

Writers: Gigi Levangie, Jessie Nelson, Steven Rogers, Karen Leigh Hopkins, Ronald Bass | Director: Chris Columbus | Stars: Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, Ed Harris, Jena Malone

Votes: 42,255

9. 3 Men and a Baby (1987)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

5.9
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Three bachelors find themselves forced to take care of a baby left by one of the guys' girlfriends.

Writers: Coline Serreau, James Orr, Jim Cruickshank | Director: Leonard Nimoy | Stars: Tom Selleck, Steve Guttenberg, Ted Danson, Nancy Travis

Votes: 34,183

10. The Squid and the Whale (2005)

R | 81 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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82 Metascore

Follows two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s.

Writer: Noah Baumbach | Director: Noah Baumbach | Stars: Owen Kline, Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg

Votes: 56,730

11. Raising Helen (2004)

PG-13 | 119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.0
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38 Metascore

After her sister and brother-in-law die in a car accident, a young woman becomes the guardian of their three children.

Writers: Patrick J. Clifton, Beth Rigazio, Jack Amiel, Michael Begler | Director: Garry Marshall | Stars: Kate Hudson, John Corbett, Joan Cusack, Hayden Panettiere

Votes: 28,969

12. Ip Man 2 (2010)

R | 108 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.6
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67 Metascore

Centering on Ip Man's migration to Hong Kong in 1949 as he attempts to propagate his discipline of Wing Chun martial arts.

Writers: Hiu-Yan Choi, Chan Tai-Li, Edmond Wong | Director: Wilson Yip | Stars: Donnie Yen, Xiaoming Huang, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Lynn Hung

Votes: 56,121

13. One Fine Day (1996)

PG | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Melanie Parker, an architect and mother of Sammy, and Jack Taylor, a newspaper columnist and father of Maggie, are both divorced. They meet one morning when overwhelmed Jack is left ... See full summary »

Writers: Terrel Seltzer, Ellen Simon | Director: Michael Hoffman | Stars: Michelle Pfeiffer, George Clooney, Mae Whitman, Alex D. Linz

Votes: 34,375

14. Caché (Hidden) (2005)

R | 117 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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83 Metascore

A married couple is terrorized by a series of surveillance videotapes left on their front porch.

Writer: Michael Haneke | Director: Michael Haneke | Stars: Daniel Auteuil, Juliette Binoche, Maurice Bénichou, Annie Girardot

Votes: 49,010

15. Tenderness (2009)

R | 101 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.5
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A policeman works to figure out whether a violent teen murdered his family.

Writers: Emil Stern, Robert Cormier | Director: John Polson | Stars: Russell Crowe, Jon Foster, Sophie Traub, Laura Dern

Votes: 6,332

16. The Last of Robin Hood (2013)

R | 94 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

5.6
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46 Metascore

The last days in the life of legendary Hollywood actor Errol Flynn.

Writers: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland | Directors: Richard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland | Stars: John Hudson Messerall, Dakota Fanning, Susan Sarandon, David Kronawitter

Votes: 948

17. The Boys Are Back (2009)

PG-13 | 104 min | Drama

6.9
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57 Metascore

A sports writer becomes a single parent in tragic circumstances.

Writers: Simon Carr, Allan Cubitt | Director: Scott Hicks | Stars: Clive Owen, Emma Booth, Laura Fraser, George MacKay

Votes: 8,189

18. Dinosaur 13 (2014)

PG | 95 min | Documentary

7.1
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66 Metascore

A documentary about the discovery of the largest Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil ever found.

Director: Todd Douglas Miller | Stars: Stan Adelstein, Lanice Archer, Robert Bakker, Philip Currie

Votes: 2,083

19. California Suite (1978)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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Misadventures of four groups of guests at the Beverly Hills Hotel.

Writer: Neil Simon | Director: Herbert Ross | Stars: Jane Fonda, Alan Alda, Maggie Smith, Michael Caine

Votes: 4,684

20. Introducing Dorothy Dandridge (1999 TV Movie)

R | 120 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.1
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This biography of Dorothy Dandridge follows her career through early days on the club circuit with her sister to her turn in movies, including becoming the first black actress to win a Best... See full summary »

Writers: Earl Mills, Shonda Rhimes, Scott Abbott | Director: Martha Coolidge | Stars: Halle Berry, Brent Spiner, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Obba Babatundé

Votes: 2,481

21. Crossfire (1947)

Unrated | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.4
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A man is murdered, apparently by one of a group of soldiers just out of the army. But which one? And why?

Writers: John Paxton, Richard Brooks | Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: Robert Young, Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan, Gloria Grahame

Votes: 4,917

22. Bus 174 (2002)

R | 122 min | Documentary, Crime

7.9
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83 Metascore

Documentary depicts what happened in Rio de Janeiro on June 12th 2000, when bus 174 was taken by an armed young man, threatening to shoot all the passengers. Transmitted live on all ... See full summary »

Writers: Bráulio Mantovani, José Padilha | Directors: José Padilha, Felipe Lacerda | Stars: Sandro do Nascimento, Rodrigo Pimentel, Luiz Eduardo Soares, Anonymous

Votes: 6,165

23. 5x2 (2004)

R | 90 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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62 Metascore

Five stages in the romance between a woman and a man.

Writers: François Ozon, Emmanuèle Bernheim | Director: François Ozon | Stars: Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Stéphane Freiss, Françoise Fabian, Michael Lonsdale

Votes: 7,209

24. The Good Mother (1988)

R | 103 min | Drama, Romance

5.9
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A divorced mother may lose custody of her young daughter to her ex-husband after he learns that the little girl crawled into bed with the mother and her boyfriend.

Writers: Michael Bortman, Sue Miller | Director: Leonard Nimoy | Stars: Diane Keaton, Liam Neeson, Jason Robards, Ralph Bellamy

Votes: 1,270

25. After the Thin Man (1936)

Passed | 112 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.7
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Nick investigates the case of a missing man and later a murder that is connected to Nora's family.

Writers: Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Dashiell Hammett | Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart, Elissa Landi

Votes: 6,563

26. Irreconcilable Differences (1984)

PG | 113 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.7
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Alternating between the past and the present, a precocious little girl sues her selfish, career-driven parents for emancipation, surprising them both.

Writers: Nancy Meyers, Charles Shyer | Director: Charles Shyer | Stars: Ryan O'Neal, Shelley Long, Drew Barrymore, Sam Wanamaker

Votes: 2,207

27. Raising Victor Vargas (2002)

R | 88 min | Drama, Romance

7.2
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83 Metascore

A Lower East Side teen-ager struggles to find some sanity while surrounded by an eccentric grandmother, a crazy new girlfriend, and a longing younger brother.

Writers: Peter Sollett, Eva Vives | Director: Peter Sollett | Stars: Victor Rasuk, Donna Maldonado, Kevin Rivera, Krystal Rodriguez

Votes: 4,673

28. Summer Holiday (1963)

Approved | 107 min | Comedy, Musical

6.1
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A fabulous 60s Musical - 4 London Bus mechanics strike up a deal with London Transport. They do up a double decker London Bus, drive it around Europe as a hotel and if they make it they ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Myers, Ronald Cass | Director: Peter Yates | Stars: Cliff Richard, Lauri Peters, Melvyn Hayes, Una Stubbs

Votes: 952

29. Salaam Bombay! (1988)

113 min | Crime, Drama

8.0
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78 Metascore

The boy Krishna is abandoned by his mother at the Apollo Circus and she tells him that he can only return home when he can afford 500 rupees to pay for the bicycle of his brother that he ... See full summary »

Writers: Hriday Lani, Mira Nair, Sooni Taraporevala | Director: Mira Nair | Stars: Shafiq Syed, Hansa Vithal, Chanda Sharma, Raghuvir Yadav

Votes: 6,003

30. L'argent (1983)

85 min | Crime, Drama

7.6
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A forged 500-franc note is cynically passed from person to person and shop to shop, until it falls into the hands of a genuine innocent who doesn't see it for what it is - which will have ... See full summary »

Writers: Robert Bresson, Leo Tolstoy | Director: Robert Bresson | Stars: Christian Patey, Sylvie Van den Elsen, Michel Briguet, Vincent Risterucci

Votes: 4,734

31. Two Mothers for Zachary (1996 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama

7.5
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Based on the true custody battle in Richmond, Virginia, a grandmother sues her lesbian daughter for custody of her grandson on the grounds her daughter is immoral for living with another ... See full summary »

Writer: Linda Voorhees | Director: Peter Werner | Stars: Valerie Bertinelli, Vanessa Redgrave, Colleen Flynn, James Gammon

Votes: 206

32. Just Ask My Children (2001 TV Movie)

91 min | Drama

7.3
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A couple is accused of sodomy and pedophilia by two little girls. Soon they find their beloved sons taken away from them and themselves thrown in jail.

Writer: Deborah Serra | Director: Arvin Brown | Stars: Virginia Madsen, Jeffrey Nordling, Graham Beckel, Robert Joy

Votes: 569

33. The Newest Pledge (2012)

R | 85 min | Comedy

4.5
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A hard partying fraternity decides to pledge a baby that they find on their doorstep the morning after their most decadent party of the semester.

Writer: Jason Michael Brescia | Director: Jason Michael Brescia | Stars: Rob Steinhauser, Joseph Booton, Jason Mewes, Mindy Sterling

Votes: 353

34. Turn the River (2007)

R | 92 min | Drama

6.1
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55 Metascore

A pool shark takes the ultimate gamble when she kidnaps her own son and flees her ex-husband.

Writer: Chris Eigeman | Director: Chris Eigeman | Stars: Famke Janssen, Jaymie Dornan, Rip Torn, Matt Ross

Votes: 1,413

35. The Good Father (1985)

R | 90 min | Drama

6.4
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Bill is a man who's very bitter about his divorce and losing custody of his son. So, when one of his friends is being sued for divorce by his wife so that she can enter a lesbian ... See full summary »

Writers: Peter Prince, Christopher Hampton | Director: Mike Newell | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Jim Broadbent, Harriet Walter, Frances Viner

Votes: 382

36. Sorry, Haters (2005)

83 min | Drama, Thriller

6.3
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43 Metascore

Against the anxieties and fears of post-9/11 America, an Arab cab driver picks up a troubled professional woman with unexpected results.

Writer: Jeff Stanzler | Director: Jeff Stanzler | Stars: Robin Wright, Abdellatif Kechiche, Élodie Bouchez, Aasif Mandvi

Votes: 1,292

37. Little Glory (2011)

Drama

7.0
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Little Glory is a present-day emotional coming of age drama set partly in a small town in Michigan. Its somber and realistic plot centers around sibling relationships and custodial matters.

Writers: John Engel, François Verjans | Director: Vincent Lannoo | Stars: Cameron Bright, Isabella Blake-Thomas, Hannah Murray, Astrid Whettnall

Votes: 98

38. When Innocence Is Lost (1997 TV Movie)

Drama

6.3
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When Erica French opts to keep the baby she conceived in high school, she never dreamed that one day she would be fighting for custody against the child's father, Scott Stone. Scott Stone ... See full summary »

Writer: Deborah Jones | Director: Bethany Rooney | Stars: Keri Russell, Roberta Maxwell, Vince Corazza, Charlotte Sullivan

Votes: 232

39. In the Best Interest of the Children (1992 TV Movie)

96 min | Drama

7.2
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Fact-based story of a legal battle fought over custody of five siblings.

Writers: Peter Nelson, Jud Kinberg | Director: Michael Ray Rhodes | Stars: Sarah Jessica Parker, Sally Struthers, Lexi Randall, Gary Graham

Votes: 278

40. Careful, He Might Hear You (1983)

PG | 110 min | Drama

7.0
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Family jealousies. His mother dead, PS lives in Sydney with working-class Aunt Lily and Uncle George. When he's six or eight, his posh Aunt Vanessa descends from England. Named a ... See full summary »

Writers: Sumner Locke Elliott, Michael Jenkins | Director: Carl Schultz | Stars: Wendy Hughes, Robyn Nevin, Nicholas Gledhill, John Hargreaves

Votes: 542

41. Hide in Plain Sight (1980)

PG | 92 min | Drama

6.3
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This was based on a true story. About a man (Caan) who discovers that his ex-wife has disappeared along with their children. It seems that her new boyfriend works for some criminals. After ... See full summary »

Writers: Leslie Waller, Spencer Eastman | Director: James Caan | Stars: James Caan, Jill Eikenberry, Robert Viharo, Joe Grifasi

Votes: 459

42. Where Love Has Gone (1964)

111 min | Drama

6.6
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A divorced couple's teen-age daughter stands trial for stabbing her mother's latest lover.

Writers: John Michael Hayes, Harold Robbins | Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: Bette Davis, Susan Hayward, Mike Connors, Joey Heatherton

Votes: 860

43. Zanjeer (1973)

145 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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The world erodes around Vijay, an honest police officer. He is jailed for 6 months on false charges, trapped by gang leader Teja. When Vijay is released from jail, he plans to take revenge.

Writers: Javed Akhtar, Salim Khan | Director: Prakash Mehra | Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri, Pran, Om Prakash

Votes: 2,316

44. Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic (2008)

145 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

4.9
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God sends a rambunctious angel to help a businessman and the four orphans, whose parents he killed, become a family.

Writers: Rohena Gera, Kunal Kohli | Director: Kunal Kohli | Stars: Rishi Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji, Akshat Chopra

Votes: 1,456

45. Notes from the Heart Healer (2012 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

5.4
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A single young mom forms an unlikely friendship with author Peyton, after a desperate situation forces her to abandon her child on Peyton's doorstep.

Writer: Douglas Barr | Director: Douglas Barr | Stars: Genie Francis, Ted McGinley, Laci J Mailey, Brenda Crichlow

Votes: 191

46. Rahul (2001)

Drama

5.3
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Mira (Neha) comes from a very wealthy family, however, she wants to get married to Akash Sharma (Jatin Grewal), who is not so wealthy. Against the wishes of her mother and brother, Mira ... See full summary »

Writers: Farhan, Anuradha Tiwari | Director: Prakash Jha | Stars: Neha, Yash Pathak, Rajeshwari Sachdev, Gulshan Grover

Votes: 168

47. Midnight Taxi (1937)

Approved | 73 min | Crime, Drama

6.1
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A federal agent goes to work for a taxi company believing it to be a front for a gang of counterfeiters.

Writers: Borden Chase, John Patrick, Lou Breslow | Director: Eugene Forde | Stars: Brian Donlevy, Frances Drake, Alan Dinehart, Sig Ruman

Votes: 22

48. Seduced by Madness: The Diane Borchardt Story (1996 TV Mini-Series)

R | 200 min | Thriller, Drama, Crime

6.7
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True crime story of a Wisconsin teacher's aide who hired teenaged students to murder her estranged husband.

Stars: Ann-Margret, Peter Coyote, Leslie Hope, Christian Campbell

Votes: 257

49. Mind Prey (1999 TV Movie)

90 min | Thriller, Drama

5.1
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John Sandford's computer program developing detective, Lucas Davenport (Eriq LaSalle) is brought to tv. In this case a mentally deranged man (Titus Welliver) takes his former psychiatrist (... See full summary »

Writers: John Sandford, Adam Greenman | Director: D.J. Caruso | Stars: Eriq La Salle, Titus Welliver, Sheila Kelley, Kenneth Welsh

Votes: 168

50. The Bride Wore Boots (1946)

85 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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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.

Writers: Dwight Mitchell Wiley, Harry Segall | Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Cummings, Diana Lynn, Patric Knowles

Votes: 200