Most Popular Titles With Lester Sharpe


1. Casablanca (1942)

PG | 102 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.6
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In Casablanca, Morocco in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains

Votes: 388,484

2. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)

TV-G | 30 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.9
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The Man of Steel fights crime with help from his friends at the Daily Planet.

Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, John Hamilton, Bill Kennedy

Votes: 2,152

3. The Lone Ranger (1949–1957)

30 min | Western

8.0
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The adventures of the masked hero and his Native American partner.

Stars: Jay Silverheels, Clayton Moore, John Hart, Lane Bradford

Votes: 1,207

4. Samson and Delilah (1949)

Not Rated | 131 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.8
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When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature, George Sanders, Angela Lansbury

Votes: 4,774

5. Father Knows Best (1954–1960)

30 min | Comedy, Family

7.4
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The popular radio show comes to life in this hit sitcom about a wise family man, Jim Anderson, his common-sense wife Margaret and their children Betty, Bud and Kathy. Whenever the kids need... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Young, Jane Wyatt, Billy Gray, Lauren Chapin

Votes: 1,163

6. The Lost Weekend (1945)

Not Rated | 101 min | Drama, Film-Noir

8.0
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The desperate life of a chronic alcoholic is followed through a four day drinking bout.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Ray Milland, Jane Wyman, Phillip Terry, Howard Da Silva

Votes: 25,014

7. Lust for Life (1956)

Approved | 122 min | Biography, Drama

7.4
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The life of brilliant but tortured artist Vincent van Gogh.

Directors: Vincente Minnelli, George Cukor | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, James Donald, Pamela Brown

Votes: 7,379

8. Call Northside 777 (1948)

Approved | 112 min | Drama, Film-Noir

7.4
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Chicago reporter P.J. McNeal re-opens a ten year old murder case.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: James Stewart, Richard Conte, Lee J. Cobb, Helen Walker

Votes: 5,996

9. The Snake Pit (1948)

Approved | 108 min | Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A detailed chronicle of a woman during her stay in a mental institution.

Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: Olivia de Havilland, Mark Stevens, Leo Genn, Celeste Holm

Votes: 4,903

10. Crossroads (1942)

Passed | 83 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.7
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Diplomat is blackmailed for crimes he committed before he had amnesia.

Director: Jack Conway | Stars: William Powell, Hedy Lamarr, Claire Trevor, Basil Rathbone

Votes: 769

11. Letter from an Unknown Woman (1948)

Not Rated | 86 min | Drama, Romance

8.0
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A pianist about to flee from a duel receives a letter from a woman he cannot remember, who may hold the key to his downfall.

Director: Max Ophüls | Stars: Joan Fontaine, Louis Jourdan, Mady Christians, Marcel Journet

Votes: 8,101

12. Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950)

Not Rated | 95 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Drama

7.7
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Det. Sgt. Mark Dixon wants to be something his old man wasn't: a guy on the right side of the law. But Dixon's vicious nature will get the better of him.

Director: Otto Preminger | Stars: Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, Gary Merrill, Bert Freed

Votes: 5,343

13. Hangmen Also Die! (1943)

Approved | 134 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

7.5
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After the Nazi administrator of Czechoslovakia is shot, his assassin tries to elude the Gestapo and struggles with his impulse to give himself up as hostages are executed.

Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Brian Donlevy, Walter Brennan, Anna Lee, Gene Lockhart

Votes: 3,076

14. The Silver Chalice (1954)

Approved | 142 min | Drama, Romance

4.5
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A Greek artisan is commissioned to cast the cup of Christ in silver and sculpt around its rim the faces of the disciples and Jesus himself. He travels to Jerusalem and eventually to Rome to... See full summary »

Director: Victor Saville | Stars: Virginia Mayo, Pier Angeli, Jack Palance, Paul Newman

Votes: 1,060

15. Ministry of Fear (1944)

Not Rated | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.2
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Stephen Neale has just been released from an asylum during World War 2 in England when he stumbles on a deadly Nazi spy plot by accident, and tries to stop it.

Director: Fritz Lang | Stars: Ray Milland, Marjorie Reynolds, Carl Esmond, Hillary Brooke

Votes: 4,987

16. Carrie (1952)

118 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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Carrie boards the train to Chicago with big ambitions. She gets a job stitching shoes and her sister's husband takes almost all of her pay for room and board. Then she injures a finger and ... See full summary »

Director: William Wyler | Stars: Laurence Olivier, Jennifer Jones, Miriam Hopkins, Eddie Albert

Votes: 1,550

17. Princess of the Nile (1954)

Approved | 71 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Romance

6.5
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In 1249, an Egyptian princess allies herself with the son of the Caliph of Bagdad in order to rid Egypt of its Bedouin invaders.

Director: Harmon Jones | Stars: Debra Paget, Jeffrey Hunter, Michael Rennie, Dona Drake

Votes: 203

18. The Big Trees (1952)

Approved | 89 min | Action, Romance, Western

5.8
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A Quaker colony tries to save the giant sequoias from a timber baron.

Director: Felix E. Feist | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Eve Miller, Patrice Wymore, Edgar Buchanan

Votes: 1,043

19. I Was a Male War Bride (1949)

Approved | 105 min | Comedy, Romance, War

7.1
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Captain Henri Rochard is a French officer assigned to work with Lieut. Catherine Gates. Through a wacky series of misadventures, they fall in love and marry. When the war ends, Capt. ... See full summary »

Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Cary Grant, Ann Sheridan, Marion Marshall, Randy Stuart

Votes: 5,875

20. The Inspector General (1949)

Approved | 102 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.9
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An illiterate stooge in a traveling medicine show wanders into a strange town and is picked up on a vagrancy charge. The town's corrupt officials mistake him for the inspector general whom ... See full summary »

Director: Henry Koster | Stars: Danny Kaye, Walter Slezak, Barbara Bates, Elsa Lanchester

Votes: 2,373

21. M (1951)

88 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

6.9
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In this Americanization of the 1931 German thriller, both the police and the criminal underworld stalk a mysterious killer who preys on small children.

Director: Joseph Losey | Stars: David Wayne, Howard Da Silva, Martin Gabel, Luther Adler

Votes: 907

22. Reunion in France (1942)

Passed | 104 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.1
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Frenchwoman Michele de la Becque, an opponent of the Nazis in German-occupied Paris, hides a downed American flyer, Pat Talbot, and attempts to get him safely out of the country.

Director: Jules Dassin | Stars: Joan Crawford, John Wayne, Philip Dorn, Reginald Owen

Votes: 1,069

23. The Mummy's Ghost (1944)

Unrated | 61 min | Fantasy, Horror

5.8
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An Egyptian priest travels to America in search of the bodies of an Egyptian princess and her living, mummified guardian, with consequences.

Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Lon Chaney Jr., John Carradine, Robert Lowery, Ramsay Ames

Votes: 1,475

24. This Land Is Mine (1943)

Approved | 103 min | Drama, War

7.6
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A mild-mannered school-teacher in a Nazi-occupied town during W.W.II finds himself being torn between collaboration and resistance.

Director: Jean Renoir | Stars: Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Hara, George Sanders, Walter Slezak

Votes: 2,005

25. Desperate Journey (1942)

Approved | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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When the crew of a downed British bomber escape from their Nazi captors with Top Secret intelligence, they make a desperate journey to get out of Germany alive.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Errol Flynn, Ronald Reagan, Nancy Coleman, Raymond Massey

Votes: 1,510

26. The Great Sinner (1949)

Approved | 110 min | Drama

6.6
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A young writer goes to Wiesbaden to write about gambling and gamblers, only to ultimately become a compulsive gambler himself. Losing all his wealth, as well as his moral fibre, he commits ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Siodmak | Stars: Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Melvyn Douglas, Walter Huston

Votes: 683

27. Confessions of a Nazi Spy (1939)

Approved | 104 min | Drama, War

6.8
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FBI agent Ed Renard investigates the pre-War espionage activities of the German-American Bund.

Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, George Sanders, Francis Lederer, Paul Lukas

Votes: 988

28. The Lineup (1954–1960)

60 min | Drama

8.3
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Based on actual cases from the San Francisco Police files, Lt. Guthrie and Inspector Grebb work as a team to track down criminals. In the last season Inspectors Delaney and Summers are ... See full summary »

Stars: Warner Anderson, Tom Tully, Marshall Reed, Ruta Lee

Votes: 56

29. I Led 3 Lives (1953–1956)

30 min | Drama

8.0
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Herbert Philbrick was a young professional and pacifist in 1939 Boston. He joined an anti-war group and quickly found himself caught up in the secret world of underground communist activity... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Carlson, John Zaremba, Virginia Stefan, Ed Hinton

Votes: 91

30. The Killer That Stalked New York (1950)

Passed | 79 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

6.4
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Police seek a smuggler while doctors, unaware she's the same person, desperately comb unprotected New York for a smallpox carrier.

Director: Earl McEvoy | Stars: Evelyn Keyes, Charles Korvin, William Bishop, Dorothy Malone

Votes: 611

31. I, the Jury (1953)

Approved | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.1
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Dectective Mike Hammer is determined to catch and kill the person who shot his close friend dead, so he follows clues that lead to a beautiful, seductive woman.

Director: Harry Essex | Stars: Biff Elliot, Preston Foster, Peggie Castle, Margaret Sheridan

Votes: 214

32. The Great Waltz (1938)

Passed | 104 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.7
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In 1845 Vienna, Johann Strauss II - Schani to his friends - would rather write and perform waltzes than anything else, this at a time when a waltz is not considered proper society music. ... See full summary »

Directors: Julien Duvivier, Victor Fleming, Josef von Sternberg | Stars: Luise Rainer, Fernand Gravey, Miliza Korjus, Hugh Herbert

Votes: 737

33. The Flying Saucer (1950)

Approved | 69 min | Thriller, Sci-Fi

3.9
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Both the CIA and KGB investigate UFOs in Alaska: friend or foe?

Director: Mikel Conrad | Stars: Mikel Conrad, Pat Garrison, Hantz von Teuffen, Earle Lyon

Votes: 270

34. Lady in the Dark (1944)

100 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.3
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Ginger Rogers, "Allure" magazines editor-in-chief, suffers from headaches and continuos daydreams and undergoes psychoanalysis to determine why.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, Warner Baxter, Jon Hall

Votes: 291

35. Yolanda and the Thief (1945)

Approved | 108 min | Fantasy, Musical, Romance

6.2
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Johnny Riggs, a con man on the lam, finds himself in a Latin-American country named Patria. There, he overhears a convent-bred rich girl praying to her guardian angel for help in managing ... See full summary »

Director: Vincente Minnelli | Stars: Fred Astaire, Lucille Bremer, Frank Morgan, Mildred Natwick

Votes: 635

36. A Thousand and One Nights (1945)

Approved | 93 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

6.1
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Tongue-in-cheek fantasy film set in Baghdad and loosely based on the One Thousand and One Nights medieval story.

Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: Evelyn Keyes, Phil Silvers, Adele Jergens, Cornel Wilde

Votes: 369

37. The Juggler (1953)

Passed | 84 min | Drama, History, War

6.4
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In 1949, former concentration camp inmate and Berlin native Hans Muller, immigrates to Israel where, due to psychological problems, he can't adjust to peacetime life.

Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Milly Vitale, Paul Stewart, Joseph Walsh

Votes: 372

38. City in Darkness (1939)

Approved | 75 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.3
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While in Paris for a reunion on the eve of World War II, Charlie finds that the murder of an hated businessman leads him to a conspiracy to smuggle arms to Germany.

Director: Herbert I. Leeds | Stars: Sidney Toler, Lynn Bari, Richard Clarke, Harold Huber

Votes: 911

39. Time to Kill (1942)

61 min | Mystery

7.1
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A private detective is hired to retrieve a valuable antique coin that was stolen from its owner by her son, who used it to pay off a blackmailer. The private eye soon finds himself up to ... See full summary »

Director: Herbert I. Leeds | Stars: Lloyd Nolan, Heather Angel, Doris Merrick, Ralph Byrd

Votes: 61

40. Mystery Submarine (1950)

78 min | Crime, Drama, War

5.9
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Posing as an ex-German medical officer, a U.S. Navy Intelligence Officer sets out to rescue a kidnapped scientist, and sink a Nazi submarine, hiding off the coast of South America.

Director: Douglas Sirk | Stars: Macdonald Carey, Märta Torén, Robert Douglas, Carl Esmond

Votes: 54

41. Saigon (1948)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.6
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After World War II Larry learns that his flying buddy Mike will only live a short time despite the efforts of the doctors. He takes on a profitable flying job for profiteers Maris to ... See full summary »

Director: Leslie Fenton | Stars: Alan Ladd, Veronica Lake, Douglas Dick, Wally Cassell

Votes: 154

42. The Desert Hawk (1950)

Passed | 77 min | Action, Adventure

5.5
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A desert guerilla, with flashing scimitar, opposes a tyrannical prince and marries the caliph's daughter.

Director: Frederick De Cordova | Stars: Yvonne De Carlo, Richard Greene, Jackie Gleason, George Macready

Votes: 111

43. Shockproof (1949)

Approved | 79 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.6
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Jenny Marsh, still dangerously attractive after 5 years in prison for killing a man in defense of her shady lover Harry, clashes at first with parole officer Griff Marat, who's determined ... See full summary »

Director: Douglas Sirk | Stars: Cornel Wilde, Patricia Knight, John Baragrey, Esther Minciotti

Votes: 773

44. Always in My Heart (1942)

Passed | 92 min | Drama, Musical

6.5
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After many years, MacKenzie Scott is pardoned from prison, but his wife is already involved with another man. Nevertheless, he travels incognito to his family's town. There he befriends his... See full summary »

Director: Jo Graham | Stars: Kay Francis, Walter Huston, Gloria Warren, Patti Hale

Votes: 298

45. The Fighting Guerrillas (1943)

73 min | Drama, War

6.9
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German troops invade Yugoslavia on April 6, 1941. After the government surrenders, Yugoslav Army Colonel Draza Mihailovich leads a group of guerrillas, the Chetniks, who launch a resistance movement against the Axis occupation troops.

Director: Louis King | Stars: Philip Dorn, Anna Sten, Shepperd Strudwick, Virginia Gilmore

Votes: 165

46. Wife, Husband and Friend (1939)

75 min | Comedy

6.4
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Woman hopes to be a great singer and is encouraged by her scheming teacher. After she flops her husband, encouraged by an amorous professional singer tries opera and also flops.

Director: Gregory Ratoff | Stars: Loretta Young, Warner Baxter, Binnie Barnes, Cesar Romero

Votes: 148

47. The Moon Is Down (1943)

90 min | Drama

7.0
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When the Germans invade Norway their Commandant and the town Mayor confront each other, attempting to maintain civility as far as possible. When the army tries to orgnanize townspeople to ... See full summary »

Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: Cedric Hardwicke, Henry Travers, Lee J. Cobb, Dorris Bowdon

Votes: 159

48. Dangerous Assignment (1952– )

26 min | Adventure

7.2
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"The Commissioner" sent US special agent Steve Mitchell to exotic locales where he encounters adventure and international intrigue, all played out using extreme violence.

Stars: Brian Donlevy, Herbert Butterfield, Lyle Talbot, Jan Arvan

Votes: 50

49. Unholy Partners (1941)

Approved | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.6
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A tough, ambitious newspaperman starts a new tabloid in 1919 New York, with a crooked big-time gambler as a partner.

Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Laraine Day, Edward Arnold, Marsha Hunt

Votes: 260

50. Bitter Sweet (1940)

Passed | 94 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

6.4
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In order to avoid an arranged marriage with a man she doesn't love, Sarah Millick runs off to Vienna with her music teacher, Carl Linden, whom she does love. They are married. In Vienna, ... See full summary »

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, George Sanders, Ian Hunter

Votes: 344

51. Maria Marten, or The Murder in the Red Barn (1935)

Approved | 70 min | Crime, Drama

6.0
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In 1820's rural England, a young girl is tricked by tales of marriage by a villainous Squire, and when she becomes pregnant, and disappears, a gipsy lad is blamed.

Director: Milton Rosmer | Stars: Tod Slaughter, Sophie Stewart, D.J. Williams, Eric Portman

Votes: 228

52. Rogues' Regiment (1948)

Passed | 86 min | Action, Adventure, Film-Noir

6.4
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A post World War 2, US Army agent is assigned to join the Foreign Legion in search of high ranking Nazi war criminal who may have also enlisted.

Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Dick Powell, Märta Torén, Vincent Price, Stephen McNally

Votes: 87

53. Oh, You Beautiful Doll (1949)

93 min | Biography, Musical

6.5
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In the early 1900s, song plugger Larry Kelly chances to meet Alfred Breitenbach, poor opera composer...and his lovely daughter Doris, who falls for Larry. To improve their acquaintance, ... See full summary »

Director: John M. Stahl | Stars: Mark Stevens, June Haver, S.Z. Sakall, Charlotte Greenwood

Votes: 74

54. Mask of the Avenger (1951)

83 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.5
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During the European revolutionary fervor of 1848, Italian Captain Renato Dimorna tries to avenge his father's death, goes against the corrupt local military governor Larocca and prevents an Austrian military invasion.

Director: Phil Karlson | Stars: John Derek, Anthony Quinn, Jody Lawrance, Arnold Moss

Votes: 212

55. The Hitler Gang (1944)

101 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.1
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This movie shows us the rise of Adolf Hitler from a small radical political adventurer to the dictator of Germany in the way of a gangster film. Exept for some minor inaccuracies the ... See full summary »

Director: John Farrow | Stars: Bobby Watson, Roman Bohnen, Martin Kosleck, Victor Varconi

Votes: 80

56. Tonight We Sing (1953)

Approved | 109 min | Musical

6.7
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Story of the legendary impresario Sol Hurok and the many stars that he introduced and represented to the world of music.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: David Wayne, Ezio Pinza, Roberta Peters, Anne Bancroft

Votes: 61

57. The Great Commandment (1939)

78 min | Drama

6.7
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The Great Commandment is a Christian film directed by Irving Pichel, which portrays the conversion to Christianity of a young Zealot, Joel, and the Roman soldier Longinus through the ... See full summary »

Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: John Beal, Maurice Moscovitch, Albert Dekker, Marjorie Cooley

Votes: 54

58. Espionage Agent (1939)

Approved | 83 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

5.8
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When Barry Corvall discovers that his new bride is a possible enemy agent, he resigns from the diplomatic service to go undercover to route out an espionage ring planning to destroy ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Joel McCrea, Brenda Marshall, Jeffrey Lynn, George Bancroft

Votes: 173

59. One Too Many (1950)

110 min | Drama

5.8
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A once-famous concert pianist has had her career ruined by her alcoholism. Her husband and a member of Alcoholics Anonymous try to help her recover.

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Ruth Warrick, Richard Travis, Ginger Prince, Rhys Williams

Votes: 26

60. The Man Called X (1956– )

30 min

6.5
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Stars: Barry Sullivan, Byron Keith, Don C. Harvey, Lynn Cartwright

Votes: 17

61. The Basketball Fix (1951)

Approved | 65 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

5.7
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A college basketball star collaborrates with organized crime and becomes involved in 'point shaving.' A sportswriter tries to get him back on the right track.

Director: Felix E. Feist | Stars: John Ireland, Marshall Thompson, Vanessa Brown, William Bishop

Votes: 94

62. The Gallant Legion (1948)

Passed | 88 min | Romance, Western

6.8
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When power-hungry Faulkner and Leroux want to divide Texas into smaller sections, instead of allowing it to enter the Union as a single state, Gary Conway and the Texas Rangers must step in... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Kane | Stars: Bill Elliott, Lorna Gray, Joseph Schildkraut, Bruce Cabot

Votes: 72

63. Illegal Entry (1949)

84 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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A former pilot goes undercover to help break up a smuggling ring.

Director: Frederick De Cordova | Stars: Howard Duff, Märta Torén, George Brent, Gar Moore

Votes: 42

64. The Fighting Guardsman (1946)

84 min | Action, Drama

5.7
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A band of Frenchmen start an uprising against the aristocracy in the days before the French Revolution.

Director: Henry Levin | Stars: Willard Parker, Anita Louise, Janis Carter, John Loder

Votes: 52

65. Bomber's Moon (1943)

67 min | Adventure, Drama, War

6.9
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American bomber pilot Captain Jeff Dakin is shot down on a bombing raid over German-held territory. As his crew bails out, Jeff sees his bombardier brother, Lt. Danny Dakin, machine-gunned ... See full summary »

Directors: Edward Ludwig, Harold D. Schuster, John Brahm | Stars: George Montgomery, Annabella, Kent Taylor, Walter Kingsford

Votes: 28

66. Your Favorite Story (1953– )

30 min | Comedy, Drama

7.9
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Stars: Adolphe Menjou, John Hamilton, Gertrude Michael, Bruce Payne

Votes: 10

67. Secrets of the Lone Wolf (1941)

Approved | 66 min | Crime, Mystery, Romance

6.8
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Michael Lanyard is hired to safeguard gems intended to finance a foreign nation's battle for liberty.

Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: Warren William, Ruth Ford, Roger Clark, Victor Jory

Votes: 31

68. Rose of the Rancho (1936)

Approved | 85 min | Action, Music, Romance

6.2
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It is California in 1852 that only recently being surrendered by Mexico to the United States and admitted into the union. Most of the land-owners of California were the descendants of the ... See full summary »

Director: Marion Gering | Stars: John Boles, Gladys Swarthout, Charles Bickford, Grace Bradley

Votes: 27

69. The Strange Death of Adolf Hitler (1943)

Approved | 74 min | Drama, War

6.8
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A man who does a good Hitler impression is made to look like Hitler as a decoy for assassination attempts.

Director: James P. Hogan | Stars: Ludwig Donath, Gale Sondergaard, George Dolenz, Fritz Kortner

Votes: 32

70. Storm Over Lisbon (1944)

Approved | 86 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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Deresco owner of a night club in neutral Portugal, works a free-lance spy for everybody who can afford his price. He tries to get information from US agent John Craig with help from ... See full summary »

Director: George Sherman | Stars: Vera Ralston, Richard Arlen, Erich von Stroheim, Robert Livingston

Votes: 27

71. Earthbound (1940)

Approved | 67 min | Mystery, Fantasy

6.3
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A murdered man (Baxter) helps his widow (Leeds) bring his killer (Bari) to justice.

Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: Warner Baxter, Andrea Leeds, Lynn Bari, Charley Grapewin

Votes: 56

72. The Man Who Wouldn't Talk (1940)

74 min | Crime, Drama

6.5
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A man involved in a crime (Nolan) kills his key witness by mistake and resigns himself to death. He changes his name so as not to harm his family. The law is not content with his ... See full summary »

Director: David Burton | Stars: Lloyd Nolan, Jean Rogers, Richard Clarke, Onslow Stevens

Votes: 36

73. Unmasked (1950)

Approved | 60 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

6.5
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Roger Lewis, publisher of a vicious scandal sheet, is in the habit of tricking wealthy, gullible women into investing in his ventures. His latest conquest is a shapely ex-showgirl, Doris ... See full summary »

Director: George Blair | Stars: Robert Rockwell, Barbra Fuller, Raymond Burr, Hillary Brooke

Votes: 12

74. Remedy for Riches (1940)

60 min | Comedy

6.1
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A college friend of the local soda-jerk comes to town and lets it be known that he's looking for property on which to build a resort. When he buys some land and suddenly "discovers" there's... See full summary »

Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: Jean Hersholt, Dorothy Lovett, Edgar Kennedy, Maude Eburne

Votes: 34

75. Song of My Heart (1948)

Approved | 85 min | Drama, Music, Romance

5.2
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Director: Benjamin Glazer | Stars: Frank Sundström, Audrey Long, Cedric Hardwicke, Mikhail Rasumny

Votes: 5

76. Thoroughbreds (1944)

56 min | Drama

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Director: George Blair | Stars: Tom Neal, Adele Mara, Roger Pryor, Paul Harvey

77. Amazon Quest (1949)

75 min | Action, Drama

6.1
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A young man travels to Brazil to claim his share of his father's rubber empire, and to find out exactly what happened to his father.

Director: Steve Sekely | Stars: Tom Neal, Carole Mathews, Carole Donne, Don Zelaya

Votes: 28

78. The Bigelow Theatre (1950–1951)

30 min | Drama, Family

7.4
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A live CBS half-hour dramatic anthology series, but on two networks in its second season (as "Bigelow-Sanford Theater"); Sunday evenings over CBS and Thursday evenings over DuMont.

Stars: Don DeFore, William Frawley, Jeffrey Silver, Ann Dvorak

Votes: 11

79. The Silver Theatre (1949–1950)

30 min | Drama, Romance

8.6
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The teleplays normally concerned the various aspects of romance.

Stars: Conrad Nagel, George Reeves, Don DeFore, Diana Lynn

Votes: 5

80. Port Said (1948)

Approved | 66 min | Drama

5.6
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Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Gloria Henry, William Bishop, Steven Geray, Edgar Barrier

Votes: 5

81. The Purple V (1943)

58 min | War, Drama

6.4
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Director: George Sherman | Stars: John Archer, Mary McLeod, Fritz Kortner, Rex Williams

Votes: 7

82. Riders of the Black Hills (1938)

Approved | 55 min | Western

7.0
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The famous race horse Black Knight has been stolen and a ransom is being asked. The Mesquiteers become involved when they are arrested for the theft. Mrs. Garth clears them and their ... See full summary »

Director: George Sherman | Stars: Robert Livingston, Ray Corrigan, Max Terhune, Ann Evers

Votes: 17

83. New York (1927)

70 min | Drama

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Director: Luther Reed | Stars: Ricardo Cortez, Lois Wilson, Estelle Taylor, William Powell

84. The Vicious Years (1950)

Approved | 81 min | Crime, Drama

5.4
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Mario, an Italian war orphan, sees Luca Rossi commit a murder. Eager for a home and family life, Mario promises not to tell the police if Luca takes him into his household and family. Luca ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Tommy Cook, Sybil Merritt, Eduard Franz, Gar Moore

Votes: 12

85. Pardon My Stripes (1942)

Passed | 64 min | Comedy, Crime, Sport

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Football player Henry Platt (William Henry)mistakes a helmet for the football in his zeal to make a touchdown during a critical game, his error earns him the accolade of "Dope of the Year" ... See full summary »

Director: John H. Auer | Stars: William Henry, Sheila Ryan, Edgar Kennedy, Harold Huber

86. The Bride Wore Crutches (1940)

Approved | 55 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.4
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Reporter (North) witnesses a bank robbery, finds the robbers, joins them and .... This impresses his girlfriend (Roberts).

Director: Shepard Traube | Stars: Lynne Roberts, Ted North, Edgar Kennedy, Robert Armstrong

Votes: 5

87. I Led 3 Lives (1953–1956)
Episode: Helping Hand (1953)

30 min | Drama

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Director: Eddie Davis | Stars: Richard Carlson, Virginia Stefan, Lester Sharpe, William O'Neal

88. The Man Called X (1956– )
Episode: Kidnap (1957)

30 min

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Director: Eddie Davis | Stars: Barry Sullivan, Lynn Cartwright, Harold Dyrenforth, Carlyle Mitchell

89. I Led 3 Lives (1953–1956)
Episode: Legation (1956)

30 min | Drama

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Director: Henry S. Kesler | Stars: Richard Carlson, Bob Harris, Lester Sharpe, Tim Sullivan

90. The Bigelow Theatre (1950–1951)
Episode: Minor Incident (1951)

Drama, Family

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Director: Frank Telford | Stars: Don Castle, Charles Coleman, Sue England, Nancy Kelly

91. The Silver Theatre (1949–1950)
Episode: Minor Incident (1950)

30 min | Drama, Romance

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Director: Frank Telford | Stars: Conrad Nagel, Donald Woods, Nancy Kelly, Don Castle

92. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Mystery in Wax (1953)

TV-G | 30 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

8.0
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Madam Dawn and her husband own a wax museum in Metropolis. She claims to have visions that prominent people will die within six months. Indeed, the people appear to commit suicide. Madam Dawn's latest vision: Perry White will die.

Directors: Lee Sholem, Thomas Carr | Stars: George Reeves, Phyllis Coates, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

Votes: 69

93. The Lone Ranger (1949–1957)
Episode: Old Joe's Sister (1949)

23 min | Western

7.5
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Joe Peter's sister visits her brother for the first time in 30 years. Only now he's being impersonated by escaped jailbird Biff Baker.

Director: George B. Seitz Jr. | Stars: Clayton Moore, Jay Silverheels, Anne O'Neal, Joel Friedkin

Votes: 29

94. The Lineup (1954–1960)
Episode: The Adams Case (1956)

30 min | Drama

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Director: Hollingsworth Morse | Stars: Warner Anderson, Tom Tully, Marshall Reed, Mercedes Shirley

95. Your Favorite Story (1953– )
Episode: The Lost Duchess (1953)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

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Director: Herbert I. Leeds | Stars: Adolphe Menjou, Karin Booth, William Cottrell, Walter Kingsford

96. Dangerous Assignment (1952– )
Episode: The Mine Story (1952)

Adventure

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Steve is smuggled into an Eastern European labor camp to get intelligence from a one-time Communist bigwig. Passing himself off as one of the uranium miners, Steve gets in and contacts his ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Karn | Stars: Brian Donlevy, Cliff Clark, Fritz Feld, Joseph Mell

97. Father Knows Best (1954–1960)
Episode: The Mink Coat (1955)

30 min | Comedy, Family

7.2
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Jim calls a family meeting because there has been too much spending recently and they must cut expenses. Just when he tells everyone to save money, Jim gets a deal on a mink coat. He buys it then has to justify his purchase to the kids.

Director: William D. Russell | Stars: Robert Young, Jane Wyatt, Elinor Donahue, Billy Gray

Votes: 15