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1. Spider-Man (2002)

PG-13 | 121 min | Action, Adventure

7.3
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73 Metascore

When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil as a superhero after tragedy befalls his family.

Writers: Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, David Koepp | Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Willem Dafoe, James Franco

Votes: 486,919

2. Rust and Bone (2012)

R | 120 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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73 Metascore

Put in charge of his young son, Alain leaves Belgium for Antibes to live with his sister and her husband as a family. Alain's bond with Stephanie, a killer whale trainer, grows deeper after Stephanie suffers a horrible accident.

Writers: Jacques Audiard, Thomas Bidegain, Craig Davidson | Director: Jacques Audiard | Stars: Marion Cotillard, Matthias Schoenaerts, Armand Verdure, Céline Sallette

Votes: 41,762

3. Back to the Future Part III (1990)

PG | 118 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.4
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55 Metascore

Enjoying a peaceable existence in 1885, Doctor Emmet Brown is about to be killed by Buford "Mad Dog" Tannen. Marty McFly travels back in time to save his friend.

Writers: Robert Zemeckis, Bob Gale | Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Mary Steenburgen, Thomas F. Wilson

Votes: 237,188

4. While You Were Sleeping (1995)

PG | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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67 Metascore

Ticket collecting romantic pretends to be engaged to an unconscious man but can't fool his brother

Writers: Daniel G. Sullivan, Fredric LeBow | Director: Jon Turteltaub | Stars: Sandra Bullock, Bill Pullman, Peter Gallagher, Peter Boyle

Votes: 65,120

5. Reindeer Games (2000)

R | 104 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.7
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37 Metascore

After assuming his dead cellmate's identity to get with his girlfriend, an ex-con finds himself the reluctant participant in a casino heist.

Writer: Ehren Kruger | Director: John Frankenheimer | Stars: Ben Affleck, Gary Sinise, Charlize Theron, James Frain

Votes: 29,368

6. The Poseidon Adventure (1972)

PG | 117 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.1
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A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea.

Writers: Paul Gallico, Stirling Silliphant, Wendell Mayes | Directors: Ronald Neame, Irwin Allen | Stars: Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters, Red Buttons

Votes: 30,959

7. The Tournament (2009)

R | 95 min | Action, Thriller

6.1
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Every seven years in an unsuspecting town, The Tournament takes place. A battle royale between 30 of the world's deadliest assassins. The last man standing receiving the $10,000,000 cash ... See full summary »

Writers: Gary Young, Jonathan Frank, Nick Rowntree | Director: Scott Mann | Stars: Ving Rhames, Robert Carlyle, Kelly Hu, Ian Somerhalder

Votes: 29,354

8. White Christmas (1954)

Not Rated | 120 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.6
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A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general.

Writers: Norman Krasna, Norman Panama, Melvin Frank | Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, Vera-Ellen

Votes: 19,077

9. Doc Hollywood (1991)

PG-13 | 104 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.1
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A young doctor causes a traffic accident in a small town and is sentenced to work for some days at the town hospital.

Writers: Neil B. Shulman, Laurian Leggett, Jeffrey Price, Peter S. Seaman, Daniel Pyne | Director: Michael Caton-Jones | Stars: Michael J. Fox, Julie Warner, Barnard Hughes, Woody Harrelson

Votes: 24,384

10. Ernest & Celestine (2012)

PG | 80 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.9
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86 Metascore

The story of an unlikely friendship between a bear, Ernest, and a young mouse named Celestine.

Writers: Gabrielle Vincent, Daniel Pennac | Directors: Stéphane Aubier, Vincent Patar, Benjamin Renner | Stars: Forest Whitaker, Lambert Wilson, Pauline Brunner, Mackenzie Foy

Votes: 9,563

11. The January Man (1989)

R | 97 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

5.5
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Nick and Frank Starkey were both policemen. A scandal forced Nick to leave the force, now a serial killer has driven the police to take him back. A web that includes Frank's wife, bribery, ... See full summary »

Writer: John Patrick Shanley | Director: Pat O'Connor | Stars: Kevin Kline, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Susan Sarandon, Harvey Keitel

Votes: 4,796

12. The Shop Around the Corner (1940)

Passed | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realizing that they're falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.

Writers: Samson Raphaelson, Miklós László | Director: Ernst Lubitsch | Stars: Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan, Joseph Schildkraut

Votes: 18,357

13. No Man's Land (1987)

R | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.0
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A rookie cop goes undercover and infiltrates a car thief ring.

Writer: Dick Wolf | Director: Peter Werner | Stars: Charlie Sheen, D.B. Sweeney, Lara Harris, Randy Quaid

Votes: 2,838

14. Foreign Correspondent (1940)

Not Rated | 120 min | Romance, Thriller, War

7.6
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On the eve of WWII, a young American reporter tries to expose enemy agents in London.

Writers: Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison, James Hilton, Robert Benchley | Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders

Votes: 12,489

15. Shinjuku Incident (2009)

R | 119 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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63 Metascore

A simple Chinese immigrant wages a perilous war against one of the most powerful criminal organizations on the planet.

Writers: Tung-Shing Yee, Tin Nam Chun | Director: Tung-Shing Yee | Stars: Jackie Chan, Naoto Takenaka, Daniel Wu, Jinglei Xu

Votes: 8,648

16. It (1927)

Passed | 72 min | Comedy, Romance

7.5
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A salesgirl with plenty of "it" (sex appeal) pursues a handsome playboy.

Writers: Elinor Glyn, Hope Loring, Louis D. Lighton, George Marion Jr. | Directors: Clarence G. Badger, Josef von Sternberg | Stars: Clara Bow, Antonio Moreno, William Austin, Priscilla Bonner

Votes: 2,026

17. The Conqueror Worm (1968)

Unrated | 86 min | Drama, History, Horror

6.9
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A young soldier seeks to put an end to the evils caused by a vicious witch hunter.

Writers: Tom Baker, Michael Reeves, Louis M. Heyward, Ronald Bassett | Director: Michael Reeves | Stars: Vincent Price, Ian Ogilvy, Rupert Davies, Hilary Heath

Votes: 5,935

18. Manhattan Melodrama (1934)

Not Rated | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

7.2
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The friendship between two orphans endures even though they grow up on opposite sides of the law and fall in love with the same woman.

Writers: Oliver H.P. Garrett, Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Arthur Caesar | Directors: W.S. Van Dyke, George Cukor | Stars: Clark Gable, William Powell, Myrna Loy, Leo Carrillo

Votes: 2,360

19. X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963)

Approved | 79 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.8
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A doctor uses special eye drops to give himself x-ray vision, but the new power has disastrous consequences.

Writers: Robert Dillon, Ray Russell | Director: Roger Corman | Stars: Ray Milland, Diana Van der Vlis, Harold J. Stone, John Hoyt

Votes: 3,810

20. Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)

Not Rated | 85 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.7
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After a meteorite unleashes a three-headed beast upon Tokyo, Mothra tries to unite with Godzilla and Rodan to battle the extraterrestrial threat.

Writer: Shin'ichi Sekizawa | Director: Ishirô Honda | Stars: Yôsuke Natsuki, Yuriko Hoshi, Hiroshi Koizumi, Akiko Wakabayashi

Votes: 2,810

21. Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega... (2000)

173 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

5.1
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Raj is a struggling singer with big dreams who is still waiting for his big break. One night he witnesses an accident where a car spins out of control and lands on the tracks of an ... See full summary »

Writer: Rumi Jaffery | Director: Raj Kanwar | Stars: Salman Khan, Preity Zinta, Rani Mukerji, Shah Rukh Khan

Votes: 2,683

22. The 1,000 Eyes of Dr. Mabuse (1960)

103 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.1
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Reporter Peter Barter gets murdered while driving to his tv station. Commisioner Kras gets a phone call from clairvoyant Cornelius who saw Barters death in a vision. But a dark force ... See full summary »

Writers: Fritz Lang, Heinz Oskar Wuttig, Jan Fethke | Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Dawn Addams, Peter van Eyck, Gert Fröbe, Wolfgang Preiss

Votes: 1,845

23. The Raven (1935)

Approved | 61 min | Horror

7.1
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A brilliant surgeon obsessed with Poe saves the life of a beautiful dancer and goes mad when he can't have her.

Writers: Edgar Allan Poe, David Boehm | Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Lester Matthews, Irene Ware

Votes: 2,897

24. Murders in the Rue Morgue (1932)

Unrated | 61 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

6.4
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A mad scientist seeks to mingle human blood with that of an ape, and resorts to kidnapping women for his experiments.

Writers: Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Florey, Tom Reed, Dale Van Every, John Huston | Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Bela Lugosi, Sidney Fox, Leon Ames, Bert Roach

Votes: 2,318

25. Les vampires (1915)

Not Rated | 399 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.7
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An intrepid reporter and his loyal friend battle a bizarre secret society of criminals known as The Vampires.

Writer: Louis Feuillade | Director: Louis Feuillade | Stars: Musidora, Édouard Mathé, Marcel Lévesque, Jean Aymé

Votes: 2,860

26. Black Heaven (2010)

105 min | Drama

5.6
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An innocent young man becomes enamored with a mysterious girl. He is lured into "Black Hole" - a dark, obscure video game world of avatars with deadly serious intentions in the real world.

Writers: Gilles Marchand, Dominik Moll | Director: Gilles Marchand | Stars: Grégoire Leprince-Ringuet, Louise Bourgoin, Melvil Poupaud, Pauline Etienne

Votes: 1,430

27. Thunder Birds: Soldiers of the Air (1942)

Approved | 78 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.3
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A veteran American flyer trains new recruits, including the acrophobic son of his dead war buddy. Complications arise when the younger man falls in love with his mentor's girl.

Writers: Lamar Trotti, Darryl F. Zanuck | Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Gene Tierney, Preston Foster, John Sutton, Jack Holt

Votes: 242

28. Black Friday (1940)

Approved | 70 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.3
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Dr. Sovac transplants the brain of a gangster into his professor friend's body to save his life, but there is a side effect that causes a dangerous split personality.

Writers: Curt Siodmak, Eric Taylor | Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Stanley Ridges, Anne Nagel

Votes: 1,106

29. Terraferma (2011)

R | 88 min | Drama

6.8
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57 Metascore

A Sicilian family deals with the arrival of a group of immigrants on their island.

Writers: Emanuele Crialese, Vittorio Moroni | Director: Emanuele Crialese | Stars: Filippo Pucillo, Donatella Finocchiaro, Beppe Fiorello, Mimmo Cuticchio

Votes: 2,284

30. Crusoe (1988)

PG-13 | 91 min | Drama

6.3
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Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked and he finds himself all alone on a tropical island. With a few tools he manages to rescue from the wreck he has to learn to support himself until help arrives.

Writers: Daniel Defoe, Walon Green | Director: Caleb Deschanel | Stars: Aidan Quinn, Ade Sapara, Elvis Payne, Richard D. Sharp

Votes: 669

31. Invisible Agent (1942)

81 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi, War

6.0
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The Invisible Man's grandson uses his secret formula to spy on Nazi Germany.

Writers: H.G. Wells, Curt Siodmak | Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Ilona Massey, Jon Hall, Peter Lorre, Cedric Hardwicke

Votes: 831

32. The Invisible Man's Revenge (1944)

Unrated | 78 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

5.7
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An eccentric scientist helps a fugitive from the law become invisible, unwittingly giving him the power to exact revenge on his former friends.

Writers: Bertram Millhauser, H.G. Wells | Director: Ford Beebe | Stars: Jon Hall, Leon Errol, John Carradine, Alan Curtis

Votes: 936

33. Guardian Angel (1994 Video)

R | 97 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

4.6
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Christine McKay is a cop. She and some other cops which includes her lover are pursuing some criminals. Her lover gets killed by a woman named Nina, who is later caught. Because of his ... See full summary »

Writer: Joe Hart | Director: Richard W. Munchkin | Stars: Cynthia Rothrock, Daniel McVicar, Lydie Denier, Marshall R. Teague

Votes: 206

34. The Stranger Within (1990 TV Movie)

100 min | Thriller

5.8
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A troubled young man mysteriously appears in a rural Minnesota town from which he claims he was abducted 16 years ago.

Writer: John Pielmeier | Director: Tom Holland | Stars: Ricky Schroder, Kate Jackson, Chris Sarandon, Clark Sandford

Votes: 220

35. Robo Jî (2012)

111 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Three employees of the Kimura Electrical Company are due to present a new robot to an important robot exhibition in the coming days, but after an accident in which the robot is destroyed, ... See full summary »

Writer: Shinobu Yaguchi | Director: Shinobu Yaguchi | Stars: Naoto Takenaka, Yuriko Yoshitaka, Mickey Curtis, Gaku Hamada

Votes: 415

36. Come Clean (1931)

20 min | Short, Comedy

7.3
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The Hardys, hoping to avoid having the Laurels drop in and spoil their quiet evening, pretend not to be home when the couple inevitably call. But their subterfuge is discovered, and to make... See full summary »

Writer: H.M. Walker | Director: James W. Horne | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch, Gertrude Astor

Votes: 633

37. Fever (1988)

R | 84 min | Crime, Thriller

5.3
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Policeman (Bill Hunter) discovers a suitcase full of drug money during the normal course of his duties. The temptation to keep the money leads to an ever deepening set of circumstances.

Writers: Josephine Emery, Craig Lahiff, Joe Toppe | Director: Craig Lahiff | Stars: Bill Hunter, Gary Sweet, Mary Regan, Jim Holt

Votes: 51

38. The Wrath of the Gods (1914)

56 min | Drama, Romance

5.8
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An American sailor falls in love with a fisherman's daughter and convinces her that Jesus is more powerful than the gods who have cursed her.

Writers: William H. Clifford, Thomas H. Ince, C. Gardner Sullivan | Director: Reginald Barker | Stars: Sessue Hayakawa, Tsuru Aoki, Frank Borzage, Kisaburo Kurihara

Votes: 101

39. Mess Production (1945)

Animation, Short

6.6
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Olive Oyl, a regular Rosie the Riveter, receives a blow to the head from a swinging grappling hook, sending her into a sleepwalking state. Popeye and Bluto, two rival factory workers, fight each other for privilege of saving her life.

Writers: Otto Messmer, Bill Turner | Directors: Seymour Kneitel, Graham Place | Stars: Jackson Beck, Jack Mercer, Mae Questel

Votes: 22

40. Wild Waves (1929)

7 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.0
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Mickey Mouse is a singing lifeguard. Minnie Mouse is the damsel he must rescue before she is swept out to sea.

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Walt Disney, Carl W. Stalling

Votes: 187

41. Barney Bear's 'Polar Pest' (1944)

6 min | Animation, Family, Comedy

5.4
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Barney just wants to hibernate for the winter, but his nephew, just in from the North Pole, has other plans.

Director: George Gordon | Star: Billy Bletcher

Votes: 32

42. Ground Hog Play (1956)

Animation, Short, Comedy

7.2
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Casper the Friendly Ghost covers himself with soot and pretends to be a groundhog's shadow.

Writer: Larz Bourne | Directors: Seymour Kneitel, Tom Golden

Votes: 32

43. Toonerville Picnic (1936)

7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.8
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The doctor prescribes rest and relaxation at the beach for the hot-tempered Mr. Bang, who ends up suffering a crowded trolley, a hiccuping dog, an uncooperative beach chair and a goofy octopus.

Director: Burt Gillett

Votes: 60

44. Boos and Saddles (1953)

Animation, Short, Comedy

4.9
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Back in the Old West, Casper the Friendly Ghost meets a little boy who calls himself Billy the Kid.

Writer: Larz Bourne | Director: Izzy Sparber | Stars: Jack Mercer, Mae Questel, Sid Raymond, Alan Shay

Votes: 16

45. Search for Misery (1964)

Animation, Short, Comedy

4.3
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Pitiful Penelope's troubles begin when her husband, Roland Stone, leaves her and the quintuplets.

Writer: Larz Bourne | Director: Bob Kuwahara | Stars: Elvi Allen, Dayton Allen, Tom Morrison

Votes: 6

46. Lumberjack and Jill (1949)

6 min | Comedy, Animation, Short

6.3
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Popeye and Bluto are lumberjacks who compete for the affections of their new cook, Olive Oyl.

Writers: Carl Meyer, Jack Mercer | Director: Seymour Kneitel | Stars: Jackson Beck, Jack Mercer, Mae Questel

Votes: 33

47. Along Came a Duck (1934)

7 min | Animation, Short

4.8
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A little boy chasing after a duck encounters a cartoon frog, who tells him the story of how he saved that duck's life.

Directors: Burt Gillett, Steve Muffati

Votes: 25

48. Crustalo (1936)

95 min | Drama, Romance

6.1
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It is the third film in a row of the type that much later on was called "fustanella (Greek kilt)", following Gkolfo by Bachatoris (1914) and Astero by Gaziadis (1929). It is based on the ... See full summary »

Writers: Dimitris Koromilas, Ilias Paraskevas, Dimitris Tsakiris | Directors: Ilias Paraskevas, Dimitris Tsakiris | Stars: Dimitris Tsakiris, Nina Afentaki, Manos Katrakis, Sofia Dorival

Votes: 18

49. Goofy Movies Number Four (1934)

Approved | 10 min | Comedy, Short

5.0
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This entry in the series starts with a "Wotaphony Newsreel," which contains feature stories with humorous commentary. Then we see "Passions of Horse Pistol Pete," produced by Super-Stupid ... See full summary »

Star: Pete Smith

Votes: 42

50. Bopin' Hood (1961)

Animation, Short, Comedy

5.4
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A trumpet-playing cat and his jazz band invade Ye Olde Squaresville, a kingdom that has outlawed all but the squarest music.

Writers: Carl Meyer, Jack Mercer | Director: Seymour Kneitel | Stars: Dayton Allen, Jack Mercer

Votes: 11