Most Popular "Telegraph Operator" Titles
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1. It Happened One Night (1934)
Unrated | 105 min | Comedy, Romance
A spoiled heiress, running away from her family, is helped by a man who's actually a reporter looking for a story.
2. Love in the Time of Cholera (2007)
R | 139 min | Drama, Romance
Florentino, rejected by the beautiful Fermina at a young age, devotes much of his adult life to carnal affairs as a desperate attempt to heal his broken heart.
3. The General (1926)
Unrated | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive, he pursues it single-handedly and straight through enemy lines.
4. Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
Approved | 108 min | Thriller
A young woman discovers her visiting "Uncle Charlie" may not be the man he seems to be.
5. Santa Fe (1951)
Approved | 87 min | Action, Romance, Western
After their service in the Civil War, four brothers go their separate ways, but later find themselves on opposite sides of a final showdown.
6. Closely Watched Trains (1966)
Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy, Drama, War
An apprentice train dispatcher at a village station seeks his first sexual encounter and becomes despondent when he is unable to perform.
7. Titanic (1943)
TV-PG | 85 min | Action, Drama, History
The story of the sinking of the British luxury liner Titanic in 1912.
8. The First Olympics: Athens 1896 (1984 TV Mini-Series)
237 min | Drama, History, Sport
This movie describes the founding of the modern Olympics and concentrates on the creation of the American team and their trials in getting to the Olympics in Athens.
9. Red Skies of Montana (1952)
Passed | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
When a large forest fire breaks out in the mountains of Montana, a squad of 'Smoke Jumpers', the paratroop-corps of fire-fighters in the U. S. Forest Service, is flown to the scene from ... See full summary »
11. The Telegraph Trail (1933)
54 min | Western
A greedy businessman-turned-renegade foments an Indian uprising against the coming telegraph to perpetuate his economic stranglehold on the territory.
12. Siege at Red River (1954)
Approved | 86 min | Action, War, Western
Cavalry Captain Farraday attempts to prevent the delivery of Gatling Guns into the hands of hostile Indians.
13. Marie Galante (1934)
Approved | 88 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
Marie is kidnapped and taken aboard ship, then thrown off at Yucatan. She winds up singing in a café in the Panama Canal zone. There she gets involved in a plot to destroy the canal and runs into American intelligence officer Crawbett.
14. Red Salute (1935)
Approved | 80 min | Drama, Comedy, Romance
The rebellious daughter of an army general gets involved with a Communist agitator, mainly to annoy her father. He arranges to have her kidnapped and taken to Mexico--hoping that she will ... See full summary »
15. Ghost of Zorro (1949)
Approved | 167 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
It's 1865 and the telegraph is heading west. George Crane, wanting to keep law and order out of his territory, is out to stop the construction. The engineer on the job is Ken Mason and he ... See full summary »
16. Man from God's Country (1958)
Passed | 72 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
Dan Beattie gives up his lawman job to move further west and rejoin his old war buddy Curt Warren in the town of Sundown. At first mistaken for a railroad agent by Beau Santee, a Sundown ... See full summary »
17. The Telegraphist (1993)
102 min | Drama
Mack is the most important man in a little society in North Western Norway around 1900. Telegrapher Rolandsen is a smart, funny and charming the ladies, even Mack's daughter.
19. Raiders of Ghost City (1944)
Approved | 225 min | Action, Adventure, History
During the latter stages of the Civil War, a gang of supposed Confederates, headed by Alex Morel (Lionel Atwill), raid all gold shipments destined for Washington from Oro Grande, California... See full summary »
22. The Girl and Her Trust (1912)
17 min | Short, Drama
Some tramps assault the telegraph office trying to rob $2000 delivered by train. The telegraphist girl, trying to help, telegraphs the next station and then the men are captured.
23. Secret Service (1931)
Passed | 68 min | Drama, History, Romance
Lewis Dumont, a Northern officer in the American Civil War, works undercover behind Confederate lines in an attempt to lead Southern forces away from an area in which a Northern attack is ... See full summary »
24. The Hazards of Helen (1914)
1,428 min | Action
Writers: Frank Howard Clark, John Russell Corvell, Scott Darling, Edward T. Matlack, Denman Thompson | Directors: J. Gunnis Davis, J.P. McGowan, Robert G. Vignola, Helen Holmes, Paul Hurst, Leo D. Maloney | Stars: Helen Holmes, Helen Gibson, J.P. McGowan, Ethel Clisbee
25. Phantom Ranger (1938)
Approved | 53 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery
A Treasury Department engraver is being held captive by a counterfeiting gang that wants him to make counterfeit plates for them. A lawman is sent to rescue him.
26. The James Brothers of Missouri (1949)
Approved | 167 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
The James Brothers go undercover to help a former member of their gang, who is now running a respectable freight business but is is being attacked by a rival who is trying to drive him out ... See full summary »
27. Rollin' Plains (1938)
Approved | 57 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery
It's cattlemen versus sheepmen and Trigger Gargan appears to be the leader of the gang causing the trouble. But unknown to Ranger Tex Lawrence, the respected town citizen Barrow is the boss... See full summary »
28. Texas Tornado (1932)
Passed | 53 min | Romance, Western
Tex Robbins, a Texas Ranger, posing as "Wolf" Cassidy, a notorious Chicago gangster, works his way into the rustling gang and hideout of "Three-Star" Henley, but his plans go wrong and he has to fight his way to victory.
29. The Black Lash (1952)
Approved | 54 min | Action, Adventure, Western
Having sent Deuce Rago to prison in Frontier Revenge (1948), Lash finds he's out and his outlaw gang are at it again. This time he has the Lawyer Leonard and Joan to help him out and Lash and Fuzzy must bring him in once more.
30. Young Fugitives (1938)
Approved | 68 min | Crime, Drama, History
A young man befriends the last surviving Civil War veteran, intending to rob him of $50,000.
31. The Timber Trail (1948)
Approved | 67 min | Action, Drama, Music
Monte Hale is a stagecoach driver for Jed Baker's stage-line. Jed believes his brother, Ralph, is behind the many hold-ups of his stagecoaches but has no proof. Ralph, in turn, blames Jed ... See full summary »
32. Men of the Night (1934)
Approved | 58 min | Crime, Romance
"Stake-Out" Kelly, ace detective, meets Mary Higgins at a small Hollywood sandwich shop where he expects to get some information concerning Packey Davis, head of a ring of jewel thieves. ... See full summary »
33. Pony Express Days (1940)
Passed | 20 min | Short, Action, Adventure
A youthful Buffalo Bill Cody joins the newly-formed Pony Express as a station hand and replaces the regular rider when he is shot by Southern sympathizer.
34. Gangs of Sonora (1941)
Approved | 56 min | Action, Adventure, Western
Commissioner Tredwell is the law of the land and he gets whatever he wants with the help of hired guns and lackey lawyer Conners. The only one who publicly stands up to Tredwell is Beecham ... See full summary »
35. Twilight on the Prairie (1944)
Approved | 62 min | Musical, Western
The Buckaroos, cowboy musicians, are forced down at Little Lip, Texas, while flying to Hollywood to make their first movie. Band members Bucky, Phil, Jack, Chuck and Ginger find a "no ... See full summary »
36. The Traveling Salesman (1916)
50 min | Comedy, Drama
Bob Blake is on his way home for Christmas aboard a train. When Bob inadvertently misses his stop, he ends up stuck for Christmas with a number of other salesmen in the hamlet of Grand ... See full summary »
37. Powder River Rustlers (1949)
Approved | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Western
The railroad is coming and to get the townspeople's money. Shears Williams brings in a fake Agent who tells them they must raise $50,000 as their share of a railroad bridge. Railroad Agent ... See full summary »
39. Headin' North (1930)
Passed | 60 min | Western
Having helped his father escape the law, Jim Curtis heads north with the Marshal chasing him. He and his pal Snicker elude the Marshall by changing clothes with two actors. Now forced to do... See full summary »
40. Stella Violanti (1931)
105 min | Drama, Romance
Stella is the daughter of a banker from Zakynthos and is in love with a poor telegraph operator. Her father wants to marry her off to a rich man, but Stella refuses to comply. Her father ... See full summary »
41. The Fiend at the Throttle (1915)
Rita, a telegraph operator, informed that a freight train which is due to pass her station filled with high explosives is about to be overtaken by a passenger train on the same track with a... See full summary »
43. Prairie Pirates (1949)
Approved | 23 min | Short, Musical, Romance
In this remake of and using stock-footage from 1941's "Arizona Cyclone," Tex Williams is a daredevil freight-line driver who, with the aid of his pals Smokey and Deuce, wipes out the ... See full summary »
Hell on Wheels (2011– )
Bread and Circuses
TV-14 | Drama, Western
Joseph Black Moon and Reverend Nathaniel Cole travel into Cheyenne territory in hopes of a peace talk. Lily Bell and Thomas Durant discuss the future of the railroad construction. Cullen ... See full summary »
Tombstone Territory (1957– )
Day of the Amnesty
30 min | Western
After a government-enforced truce and amnesty ends a murderous range-war, the hired killers employed by the factions are allowed the run of Tombstone knowing they can't be held accountable ... See full summary »
Hell on Wheels (2011– )
TV-14 | Drama, Western
Durant must confront a dangerous threat to Hell On Wheels. Meanwhile, a horrible crime forces Lily and Elam to strike a deal to bring justice.
Murdoch Mysteries (2008– )
48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A mysterious on-line predator romances other telegraphers, bilks them out of money, and ultimately murders one of his dalliances.
26 Men (1957–1959)
The Big Rope
The wife of a preacher who recently established a mission for Apaches living near Gaheyville receives a suspicious telegram and fears her husband has been murdered. Travis learns that a ... See full summary »
Cimarron City (1958–1960)
The Town Is a Prisoner
60 min | Western
Cimarron City is cut off when a regiment of Mexican lancers joins forces with a small army of American renegades intent on recapturing Texas and returning it to the Mexican sovereignty. ... See full summary »