Most Popular "Schoolhouse" Titles
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2. Holes (2003)
PG | 117 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
A wrongfully convicted boy is sent to a brutal desert detention camp where he joins the job of digging holes for some mysterious reason.
3. The Birds (1963)
PG-13 | 119 min | Horror, Romance
A wealthy San Francisco socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small Northern California town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds suddenly begin to attack people there in increasing numbers and with increasing viciousness.
4. Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)
R | 115 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organize a daring new heist.
5. The Teahouse of the August Moon (1956)
Approved | 123 min | Comedy
This comedy-drama is partially a gentle satire on America's drive to change the world in the post-war years. One year after World War II, Captain Fisby is sent to the village of Tobiki in ... See full summary »
6. Cimarron (1960)
Approved | 147 min | Drama, Western
The epic saga of a frontier family, Cimarron starts with the Oklahoma Land Rush on 22 April 1889. The Cravet family builds their newspaper Oklahoma Wigwam into a business empire and Yancey ... See full summary »
7. Big Top Pee-wee (1988)
PG | 86 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Pee-Wee Herman is now a successful small-town farmer, engaged to a nice local girl. He and his talking pet pig Vance agree to help a traveling circus win over the bitter townsfolk. Then he falls for their cute trapeze artist, Gina.
8. As It Is in Heaven (2004)
133 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
A successful international conductor suddenly interrupts his career and returns alone to his childhood village in Norrland, in the far north of Sweden.It doesn't take long before he is ... See full summary »
9. The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949)
Approved | 68 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy
Two animated adaptions of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "The Wind in the Willows."
Writers: Washington Irving, Kenneth Grahame, Erdman Penner, Winston Hibler, Joe Rinaldi, Ted Sears, Homer Brightman, Harry Reeves | Directors: James Algar, Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney | Stars: Bing Crosby, Basil Rathbone, Eric Blore, John McLeish
11. Back to Bataan (1945)
Approved | 95 min | Drama, War
The US Army's defense of its Philippines colony and the allied Malay countries/colonies behind it counted on its island fortress of Corregidor on Luzon -and a few others- but loses it in ... See full summary »
13. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938)
Approved | 91 min | Family, Adventure
Misadventures of a mischievous boy in 1850 Missouri.
15. In My Country (2004)
R | 105 min | Drama, Romance
Langston Whitfield is a Washington Post journalist. His editor provocatively sends him to South Africa to cover the Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings, in which the perpetrators ... See full summary »
16. Run, Angel, Run! (1969)
R | 95 min | Action, Drama
Angel, a member of a tough motorcycle gang roaming the Southwest, gets on offer from a major news magazine. In exchange for giving the magazine a big scoop by exposing the inner workings of... See full summary »
17. Lantern Hill (1989 TV Movie)
111 min | Drama, Family
In 1935 Toronto, Jane Stuart's mother has taken ill, and the two of them have temporarily moved in with her rich, snobbish grandmother, where Jane is verbally abused and her mother bullied.... See full summary »
18. Tuck Everlasting (1981)
90 min | Drama
In turn-of-the-20th-century upstate New York, Winnie Foster, a 12-year-old girl, discovers a family living in the woods near her family's home who never ages thanks to a magical spring they... See full summary »
21. Make Mine Music (1946)
Approved | 75 min | Animation, Family, Music
Animation done to contemporary popular music.
Writers: Homer Brightman, Dick Huemer, Dick Kinney, John Walbridge, Tom Oreb, Dick Shaw, Eric Gurney, Sylvia Moberly-Holland, T. Hee, Erdman Penner, Dick Kelsey, James Bodrero, Roy Williams, Cap Palmer, Jesse Marsh, Erwin Graham | Directors: Robert Cormack, Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney, Hamilton Luske, Joshua Meador | Stars: Nelson Eddy, Dinah Shore, Benny Goodman, The Andrews Sisters
22. Islander (2007)
R | 100 min | Drama
After a tragic accident at sea, Eben Cole loses his family, friends and stature in his island fishing community. He returns to the island an outcast but determined to win back the way of ... See full summary »
23. Borrowed Trouble (1948)
Passed | 58 min | Action, Adventure, Western
Teacher Lola Blair is against building the saloon right next to her schoolhouse. When she is kidnapped, Hoppy rescues her and forces the saloon keepers to relocate.
25. Dead Heart (1996)
104 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A no holds barred look into the gaping divisions which exist within an Aboriginal settlement in outback Australia. These separations split the inhabitants, straining relationships until something has to give.
26. Cavalry Command (1958)
Approved | 77 min | Adventure, Romance, War
An American cavalry brigade is sent to occupy a small Filipino village in 1902 and quell guerilla resistance in the surrounding jungle. Working with the people to build roads, schools, and ... See full summary »
27. The Village Had No Walls (1995)
124 min | Adventure, Drama
A young man takes a journey on a cart through jungles to reach the small hamlet of Bangarwadi, inhabited by a few shepherds, peasants and some members of a criminal tribe known as the ... See full summary »
28. The Phantom Rider (1946)
Approved | 167 min | Action, Adventure, Western
A reservation's new doctor masquerades as the legendary Indian god, "the Phantom Rider", to catch gang looting the reservation, unaware the leader is a phony Indian Agent.
Writers: Albert DeMond, Basil Dickey, Jesse Duffy, Lynn Perkins, Barney A. Sarecky | Directors: Spencer Gordon Bennet, Fred C. Brannon | Stars: Robert Kent, Peggy Stewart, LeRoy Mason, George J. Lewis
30. Down Dakota Way (1949)
67 min | Western
A crooked businessman is trying to sell cattle infected with deadly hoof-and-mouth disease. He has the local veterinarian murdered to cover up his plans.
31. The Martins and the Coys (1946)
8 min | Family, Animation, Short
The Martins and the Coys are two feuding clans. One day, Grandpa Coy gets caught in the Martin henhouse, and a massive battle erupts, leaving only a Martin girl and a Coy boy. Love conquers... See full summary »
Director: Jack Kinney
32. Melody (1953)
Approved | 10 min | Animation, Short, Family
An owl teaches his class full of birds about melody. It's all around in nature. Only birds and man can sing; man "sings" even when he speaks. We see a quick survey of the stages of life, as... See full summary »
33. I'll Sing for You (2001)
Unrated | 76 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama
It is a love story told by a singer whose music takes us on a social, political and geographic voyage of Mali from 1960 to our days.
35. Teachers Are People (1952)
7 min | Animation, Short, Comedy
As the narrator explains, educating children is one of the most important things today and the heroic man who takes on this role is "the school teacher" (Goofy, naturally). After taking ... See full summary »
36. Blackboard Jumble (1957)
Approved | 6 min | Animation, Family, Short
A wolf with a Southern accent walks by just as a teacher is getting fed up with his class and walks out. Unfortunately, the class consists of three junior clones of Droopy, who manage to try his patience.
37. Cable Beach (2004 TV Movie)
95 min | Mystery, Thriller
Ben Sheffield returns to his small hometown of Heatley Bay on the Canadian west coast as the new Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) officer. He and his mother - recently deceased - ... See full summary »
38. Forever After (1926)
Passed | 69 min | Drama, Romance, War
From the day they first met in the schoolhouse in a small New England town, Theodore Wayne, son of a respected lawyer, and Jennie Clapton, daughter of wealthy parents, have been sweethearts... See full summary »
39. Mary's Little Lamb (1935)
Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short
Despite her scolding, Mary's lamb follows her to school. It's the last day of school and the children have planned special festivities and performances. The lamb wants to participate, much to the teacher's chagrin.
40. Sheriff of Las Vegas (1944)
Approved | 55 min | Western
When the Sheriff of Las Vegas is killed in a bank holdup, Red Ryder is made the new Sheriff. His first problem arises when the Judge is shot and the Judge's son framed for the murder. Red ... See full summary »
41. The Last Roundup (1929)
Passed | 50 min | Action, Adventure, Western
There is trouble on the Bar D ranch as cowhand Mile Ahead plans to rustle the herd. He starts a fire on the opposite side of the ranch to keep the hands busy and also kidnaps the new school... See full summary »
42. Fox and the Rabbit (1935)
A child rabbit is sent to school by his mother. On the way, he passes a carrot patch, which is actually a trap set by a hungry wolf. He remembers what his mother told him before he left; "... See full summary »
43. Windy (1935)
Approved | 9 min | Short, Comedy, Western
Windy, an old desert rat prospector, comes into a small western town, and tells his tall-tales to the school children, and fills their heads with adventurous tales. Members of the school board band together to run him out of town.
46. Stagecoach Santa (2010 TV Movie)
60 min | Family
John's struggle to provide is bolstered by the childlike faith of his son who considers the meaning of Christmas. After a stagecoach rider visits Christmas eve, John must believe that troubles are temporary, and miracles can happen.
Destry (1964– )
Big Deal at Little River
60 min | Western
Destry agrees to help a pretty teacher raise funds to build a school for need Cherokee Indian children. The schoolmarm's plan is to utilize her foolproof mathematical formula to win at ... See full summary »
Adventures from the Book of Virtues (1996– )
Animation, Family, Fantasy
Annie and Zach are saddened to see some families in town don't have any heat or warm clothes for the cold winter, and wish someone could help. Plato explains how anyone can make a ... See full summary »