49 titles.

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1. Ace in the Hole (1951) Ace in the Hole (1951)
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A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to re-jump start his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control circus. Dir: Billy Wilder With: Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling, Robert Arthur Drama | Film-Noir 111 mins.
2. The Lost Weekend (1945) The Lost Weekend (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The desperate life of a chronic alcoholic is followed through a four day drinking bout. Dir: Billy Wilder With: Ray Milland, Jane Wyman, Phillip Terry Drama United States-PASSED 101 mins.
3. The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944) The Miracle of Morgan's Creek (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
After an all-night send-off party for the troops, a small-town girl wakes up to find herself married and pregnant, but with no memory of her husband's identity. Dir: Preston Sturges With: Eddie Bracken, Betty Hutton, Diana Lynn Comedy | Romance | War United States-PASSED 98 mins.
4. Summer and Smoke (1961) Summer and Smoke (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Plain, repressed spinster falls for a dashing young medical student, but he prefers the wilder life, until it's too late. Dir: Peter Glenville With: Laurence Harvey, Geraldine Page, Rita Moreno Drama | Romance 118 mins.
5. Hail the Conquering Hero (1944) Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Having been discharged from the Marines for a hayfever condition before ever seeing action, Woodrow... Dir: Preston Sturges With: Eddie Bracken, Ella Raines, Raymond Walburn Comedy | War United States-PASSED 101 mins.
6. Sorry, Wrong Number (1948) Sorry, Wrong Number (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Whilst on the telephone, an invalid woman overhears what she thinks is a plot to murder her. Dir: Anatole Litvak With: Barbara Stanwyck, Burt Lancaster, Ann Richards Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 89 mins.
7. Last Train from Gun Hill (1959) Last Train from Gun Hill (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A marshal tries to bring the son of an old friend, an autocratic cattle baron, to justice for the rape and murder of his wife. Dir: John Sturges With: Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, Carolyn Jones Drama | Thriller | Western 95 mins.
8. Wild Is the Wind (1957) Wild Is the Wind (1957)
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An immigrant Nevada rancher brings a woman from Italy to be his second wife but when he neglects her, she becomes involved with his trusted assistant. Nominated for 3 Academy Awards including Best Actor. Dir: George Cukor With: Anthony Quinn, Anna Magnani, Anthony Franciosa Drama 114 mins.
9. Square Shoulders (1929) Square Shoulders (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Tad's dream is to attend a military academy so he can grow up to be a great soldier and a war hero, like his father... Dir: E. Mason Hopper With: Louis Wolheim, Frank Coghlan Jr., Philippe De Lacy Crime 58 mins.
10. About Mrs. Leslie (1954) About Mrs. Leslie (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A rooming house landlady recalls her past in flashbacks. Dir: Daniel Mann With: Shirley Booth, Robert Ryan, Marjie Millar Drama | Romance 104 mins.
11. Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957) Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Lawman Wyatt Earp and outlaw Doc Holliday form an unlikely alliance which culminates in their participation in the legendary Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Dir: John Sturges With: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming Western 122 mins.
12. Paid in Full (1950) Paid in Full (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Jane Langley has always done all she can for her selfish sibling Nancy. When both sisters fall in love with handsome Bill Prentice... Dir: William Dieterle With: Robert Cummings, Lizabeth Scott, Diana Lynn Drama 98 mins.
13. The Rainmaker (1956) The Rainmaker (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Lizzie Curry is on the verge of becoming a hopeless old maid. Her wit and intelligence and skills as... Dir: Joseph Anthony With: Burt Lancaster, Katharine Hepburn, Wendell Corey Romance | Western 121 mins.
14. Career (1959) Career (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
More than anything in the world, Sam Lawson wants to be a successful actor. Is he willing to sacrifice his wife, happiness and personal reputation to achieve his goal? Dir: Joseph Anthony With: Dean Martin, Anthony Franciosa, Shirley MacLaine Drama 105 mins.
15. September Affair (1950) September Affair (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An industrialist (Joseph Cotton) and a pianist (Joan Fontaine) meet on a trip and fall in love. Through a quirk of fate... Dir: William Dieterle With: Joan Fontaine, Joseph Cotten, Françoise Rosay Drama | Romance 104 mins.
16. King Creole (1958) King Creole (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Having flunked graduation for a second time and needing cash to support his crabby (and thus unemployed) father... Dir: Michael Curtiz With: Elvis Presley, Carolyn Jones, Walter Matthau Crime | Drama | Musical 116 mins.
17. My Favorite Brunette (1947) My Favorite Brunette (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Baby photographer Ronnie Jackson, on death row in San Quentin, tells reporters how he got there: taking care of his private-eye neighbor's office... Dir: Elliott Nugent With: Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Peter Lorre Comedy | Crime | Mystery | Romance 87 mins.
18. Rope of Sand (1949) Rope of Sand (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A man abused by a sadistic mining company cop before he could tell where on their desert property he'd found diamonds decides to steal them instead. Dir: William Dieterle With: Burt Lancaster, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains Adventure 104 mins.
19. The Accused (1949) The Accused (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A beautiful psychology professor tries to hide a self-defense killing. Dir: William Dieterle With: Loretta Young, Robert Cummings, Wendell Corey Drama | Film-Noir | Thriller 101 mins.
20. Samson and Delilah (1949) Samson and Delilah (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
When strongman Samson rejects the love of the beautiful Philistine woman Delilah, she seeks vengeance that brings horrible consequences they both regret. Dir: Cecil B. DeMille With: Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature, George Sanders Adventure | Drama | History | Romance 131 mins.
21. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1928) Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Dir: Malcolm St. Clair With: Ruth Taylor, Alice White, Ford Sterling Comedy 75 mins.
22. Sal of Singapore (1928) Sal of Singapore (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Dir: Howard Higgin With: Phyllis Haver, Alan Hale, Fred Kohler Drama 70 mins.
23. Dark City (1950) Dark City (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Gamblers who "took" an out-of-town sucker in a crooked poker game feel shadowy vengeance closing in on them. Dir: William Dieterle With: Charlton Heston, Lizabeth Scott, Viveca Lindfors Crime | Drama | Film-Noir | Mystery | Romance 98 mins.
24. The Buccaneer (1958) The Buccaneer (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
During the War of 1812 against the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland: General Andrew Jackson... Dir: Anthony Quinn With: Yul Brynner, Claire Bloom, Charles Boyer Adventure | Drama | History | Romance | War 119 mins.
25. My Friend Irma (1949) My Friend Irma (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Prototype dumb blonde Irma and her slacker, wheeler-dealer boyfriend Al interfere in the love life of Irma's level-headed room mate Jane. Dir: George Marshall With: John Lund, Diana Lynn, Don DeFore Comedy | Romance United States-PASSED 103 mins.
26. The Struggle (1931) The Struggle (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A young couple's marriage is jeopardized by the husband's descent into alcoholism. Dir: D.W. Griffith With: Hal Skelly, Zita Johann, Charlotte Wynters Drama 87 mins.
27. Let's Dance (1950) Let's Dance (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Donald Elwood meets after the war his former USO partner, Kitty McNeil, who is now a rich widow with a little child... Dir: Norman Z. McLeod With: Betty Hutton, Fred Astaire, Roland Young Musical | Comedy | Romance 112 mins.
28. The Great Moment (1944) The Great Moment (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
The biography of Dr. W. T. Morgan, a 19th century Boston dentist, during his quest to have anesthesia, in the form of ether, accepted by the public and the medical and dental establishment. Dir: Preston Sturges With: Joel McCrea, Betty Field, Harry Carey Comedy | Drama 83 mins.
29. All in a Night's Work (1961) All in a Night's Work (1961)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Colonel Ryder, the publisher of a magazine, dies while on vacation. Tony, his swinging nephew, inherits the magazine and takes over... Dir: Joseph Anthony With: Dean Martin, Shirley MacLaine, Cliff Robertson Comedy 94 mins.
30. My Friend Irma Goes West (1950) My Friend Irma Goes West (1950)
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Singer Steve, friend Seymour and fiance Jane, along with her dizzy blonde room mate Irma, have a series of misadventures on a California-bound train and end up involved with a gang of murderous gangsters in Las Vegas. Dir: Hal Walker With: John Lund, Marie Wilson, Diana Lynn Comedy | Crime | Musical 91 mins.
31. Follow the Leader (1930) Follow the Leader (1930)
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Ed Wynn, a waiter, tries to get hit employers daughter a start on the stage; Ginger Rogers replaces Ethel Merman when Merman is kidnapped. Dir: Norman Taurog With: Ed Wynn, Ginger Rogers, Stanley Smith Comedy | Musical | Romance United States-PASSED 76 mins.
32. A Girl Named Tamiko (1962) A Girl Named Tamiko (1962)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A Eurasian photographer uses his women in an attempt to get American nationality. Dir: John Sturges With: Laurence Harvey, France Nuyen, Martha Hyer Drama 110 mins.
33. Wives and Lovers (1963) Wives and Lovers (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A struggling author and his wife suddenly become wealthy and move to the suburbs. Divorced neighbor and "companion" aid marital misconstrual which almost culminates in a divorce. Dir: John Rich With: Janet Leigh, Van Johnson, Shelley Winters Comedy 103 mins.
34. G.I. Blues (1960) G.I. Blues (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Tulsa is a specialist in the US Army stationed in Germany. He loves to sing and has dreams to run his own nightclub when he leaves the army... Dir: Norman Taurog With: Elvis Presley, Juliet Prowse, Robert Ivers Comedy | Musical 104 mins.
35. Hazard (1948) Hazard (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
As part of a bet, a compulsive gambler agrees to marry the winner, a professional gambler. Before he can "collect," she skips town. The gambler hires a private detective to track her down so he can collect his "winnings." Dir: George Marshall With: Paulette Goddard, Macdonald Carey, Fred Clark Comedy 95 mins.
36. Visit to a Small Planet (1960) Visit to a Small Planet (1960)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
The weirdest alien of the galaxy pays a visit to Earth... Dir: Norman Taurog With: Jerry Lewis, Joan Blackman, Earl Holliman Comedy | Sci-Fi 85 mins.
37. The Searching Wind (1946) The Searching Wind (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Always the diplomat, Alex Hazen is slow to take sides in Europe of the 1920s and 1930s. Cassie Bowwman... Dir: William Dieterle With: Robert Young, Sylvia Sidney, Ann Richards Drama | War 108 mins.
38. The Sophomore (1929) The Sophomore (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Dir: Leo McCarey With: Eddie Quillan, Sally O'Neil, Stanley Smith Comedy 73 mins.
39. Fun in Acapulco (1963) Fun in Acapulco (1963)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Mike works on a boat in Acapulco. When the bratty daughter of the boat owner gets him fired, Mike must find new work... Dir: Richard Thorpe With: Elvis Presley, Ursula Andress, Elsa Cárdenas Comedy | Music 97 mins.
40. Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962) Girls! Girls! Girls! (1962)
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When he finds out his boss is retiring to Arizona, a sailor has to find a way to buy the Westwind, a boat that he and his father built. He is also caught between two women: insensitive club singer Robin and sweet Laurel. Dir: Norman Taurog With: Elvis Presley, Stella Stevens, Jeremy Slate Musical | Comedy 106 mins.
41. Captain Swagger (1928) Captain Swagger (1928)
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Hugh Drummond goes broke living too high and turns to crime in order to pay his bills. Dir: Edward H. Griffith With: Rod La Rocque, Sue Carol, Richard Tucker Crime | Drama 65 mins.
42. High Voltage (1929) High Voltage (1929)
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A busload of passengers gets stranded in a snowstorm and take refuge in an abandoned church, where they run into a mysterious man who may be on the run from the law. Dir: Howard Higgin With: William Boyd, Carole Lombard, Owen Moore Crime | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 63 mins.
43. The Wolf Man (1924) The Wolf Man (1924)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Dir: Edmund Mortimer With: John Gilbert, Norma Shearer, Alma Francis Drama 60 mins.
44. Red Hot Rhythm (1929) Red Hot Rhythm (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Dir: Leo McCarey With: Alan Hale, Kathryn Crawford, Walter O'Keefe Comedy | Musical 75 mins.
45. Hold 'Em Yale (1928) Hold 'Em Yale (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
A young man from Argentina goes to Yale where he plays football and falls in love with a professor's beautiful daughter. Dir: Edward H. Griffith With: Rod La Rocque, Jeanette Loff, Hugh Allan Comedy 80 mins.
46. Marked Money (1928) Marked Money (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Dir: Spencer Gordon Bennet With: Frank Coghlan Jr., Tom Keene, Tom Kennedy Drama
47. The Face on the Barroom Floor (1932) The Face on the Barroom Floor (1932)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Bill Bronson is a likable young bank clerk, whose congenital thirst for liquor is kept under control... Dir: Bertram Bracken With: Dulcie Cooper, Bramwell Fletcher, Alice Ward Crime | Drama | Romance United States-PASSED 65 mins.
48. Love Over Night (1928) Love Over Night (1928)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Dir: Edward H. Griffith With: Rod La Rocque, Jeanette Loff, Richard Tucker Comedy 60 mins.
49. Geraldine (1929) Geraldine (1929)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Dir: Melville W. Brown With: Marian Nixon, Eddie Quillan, Albert Gran Romance
49 titles.