Highest Rated Titles With Mitchell Leisen


1. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)

TV-PG | 51 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

9.0
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Ordinary people find themselves in extraordinarily astounding situations, which they each try to solve in a remarkable manner.

Stars: Rod Serling, Robert McCord, Jay Overholts, Vaughn Taylor

Votes: 51,603

2. Markham (1959–1960)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.8
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Roy Markham, a former successful New York attorney, becomes a private detective and his cases take him worldwide. For the first two months of the show, Markham had an assistant, John Riggs,... See full summary »

Stars: Ray Milland, Simon Scott, Henry Corden, Gail Bonney

Votes: 44

3. Adventures in Paradise (1959–1962)

60 min | Adventure

8.6
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Adam Troy was an American Korean War veteran who stayed in the Pacific after the war. As captain of the schooner "Tiki III", Troy drifted from adventure to adventure while carrying ... See full summary »

Stars: Gardner McKay, James Holden, Lani Kai, Guy Stockwell

Votes: 220

4. Thriller (1960–1962)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

8.4
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Anthology series hosted by Boris Karloff that originally told ordinary tales of crime and mystery, but later became a showcase for gothic horror stories, many of which were based on works ... See full summary »

Stars: Boris Karloff, Richard Peel, Henry Daniell, David Frankham

Votes: 928

5. Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958–1961)

60 min | Family, Fantasy, Romance

8.4
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Stars: Shirley Temple, Pernell Roberts, Agnes Moorehead, Jonathan Harris

Votes: 106

6. Spree (1967)

Not Rated | 84 min | Documentary

8.3
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According to Joselyn Faris's book, Jayne Mansfield: A Bio-bibliography, "This documentary on the nightlife of Las Vegas was filmed primarily at the Topicana and Dunes Hotels, respectively, ... See full summary »

Directors: Walon Green, Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Vic Damone, Jayne Mansfield, Juliet Prowse, Mickey Hargitay

Votes: 13

7. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: People Are Alike All Over (1960)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

8.3
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Fearing the worst, the lone survivor of a crash-landing on Mars finds the native inhabitants, to his relief, very hospitable indeed, but there's a catch.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Roddy McDowall, Susan Oliver, Paul Comi, Byron Morrow

Votes: 1,597

8. General Electric Theater (1953–1962)
Episode: The Story of Judith (1960)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

8.3
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Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Ronald Reagan, Henry Brandon, Argentina Brunetti, Victor Buono

Votes: 13

9. Midnight (1939)

Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy, Romance

8.0
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A chorus girl stranded in Paris is set up by a millionaire to break up his wife's affair with another man.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Don Ameche, John Barrymore, Francis Lederer

Votes: 3,749

10. The Thief of Bagdad (1924)

Approved | 155 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

7.9
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A recalcitrant thief vies with a duplicitous Mongol ruler for the hand of a beautiful princess.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Douglas Fairbanks, Julanne Johnston, Snitz Edwards, Charles Belcher

Votes: 4,519 | Gross: $1.59M

11. Follow the Sun (1961–1962)

60 min | Adventure

7.9
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The show follows the adventures of two free-lance magazine writers based in Hawaii.

Stars: Barry Coe, Brett Halsey, Jay Lanin, Gary Lockwood

Votes: 37

12. Male and Female (1919)

Not Rated | 116 min | Adventure, Drama

7.9
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Lady Mary Lasenby is a spoiled maiden who always gets her way until shipwrecked with her butler, then learns which qualities are really admirable in a person.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Thomas Meighan, Theodore Roberts, Raymond Hatton, Robert Cain

Votes: 1,490

13. To Each His Own (1946)

Approved | 122 min | Drama, Romance

7.8
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An unwed mother, forced to give up her child to avoid scandal, follows her son's life from afar even as she prospers in business.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Olivia de Havilland, John Lund, Mary Anderson, Roland Culver

Votes: 1,861

14. Easy Living (1937)

Passed | 88 min | Comedy, Romance

7.8
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During the Great Depression, a wealthy banker throws away his wife's expensive fur coat; it lands on the head of a stenographer, leading to everyone assuming she is his mistress and has access to his millions.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Jean Arthur, Edward Arnold, Ray Milland, Luis Alberni

Votes: 2,331

15. Don't Change Your Husband (1919)

Not Rated | 71 min | Comedy

7.8
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Leila Porter comes to dislike her husband James, a glue king who is always eating onions and looking sloppy. But after she divorces him and marries two-timing playboy Schuyler Van Sutphen the now-reformed James looks pretty good.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Elliott Dexter, Gloria Swanson, Lew Cody, Sylvia Ashton

Votes: 990

16. Remember the Night (1940)

Passed | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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A shoplifter and her prosecuter fall in love, creating tensions in their family lives.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray, Beulah Bondi, Elizabeth Patterson

Votes: 3,299

17. Wagon Train (1957–1965)

75 min | Western

7.6
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Stories of the journeys of a wagon train as it leaves post-Civil War Missouri on its way to California through the plains, deserts and Rocky Mountains. The first treks were led by gruff, ... See full summary »

Stars: Frank McGrath, Terry Wilson, Robert Horton, John McIntire

Votes: 1,835

18. Robin Hood (1922)

PG | 143 min | Adventure, Family, Romance

7.6
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A nobleman becomes the vigilante Robin Hood who protects the oppressed English people from the tyrannical Prince John.

Director: Allan Dwan | Stars: Wallace Beery, Sam De Grasse, Enid Bennett, Paul Dickey

Votes: 1,685 | Gross: $2.50M

19. Celebrity (1928)

70 min

7.6
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Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Robert Armstrong, Clyde Cook, Lina Basquette, Dot Farley

Votes: 5

20. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Prairie Story (1961)

60 min | Western

7.6
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The story of the women of the wagon train and the unforgiving prairie through which they pass. Who will endure, and who will give up? Who will live, and who will die?

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Robert Horton, John McIntire, Jan Clayton, Beulah Bondi

Votes: 21

21. No Man of Her Own (1950)

Approved | 98 min | Drama, Film-Noir

7.5
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A pregnant woman adopts the identity of a railroad crash victim and starts a new life with the woman's wealthy in-laws, but is soon blackmailed by her devious ex.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, John Lund, Jane Cowl, Phyllis Thaxter

Votes: 1,392

22. Hold Back the Dawn (1941)

Not Rated | 116 min | Drama, Romance

7.5
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Stopped in Mexico by U.S. Immigration, Georges Iscovescu hopes to get into the country by marrying a citizen.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Charles Boyer, Olivia de Havilland, Paulette Goddard, Victor Francen

Votes: 1,412

23. The Mating Season (1951)

Not Rated | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
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Ellen McNulty loses her hamburger joint and goes to see her son, who marries a socialite at the same time. Due to her modest background and a case of mistaken identity, Ellen poses as the newlyweds' cook.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Gene Tierney, John Lund, Miriam Hopkins, Thelma Ritter

Votes: 1,331

24. Conrad in Quest of His Youth (1920)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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Conrad Warrener, a man of near middle-age, reflects nostalgically on the happy times of his youth and decides to recapture them. However, what he learns about the "second time around" is ... See full summary »

Director: William C. de Mille | Stars: Thomas Meighan, Mabel Van Buren, Mayme Kelso, Bertram Johns

Votes: 16

25. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: Escape Clause (1959)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

7.5
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A hypochondriac man sells his soul to the devil, exchanging it for one million years of immortality.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Rod Serling, David Wayne, Thomas Gomez, Virginia Christine

Votes: 1,796

26. The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (1966–1967)
Episode: The Drublegratz Affair (1967)

60 min | Action, Adventure

7.5
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April and Mark go undercover in the world of music to protect a prince who will be assassinated when a certain song is played to trigger an avalanche.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Stefanie Powers, Noel Harrison, Leo G. Carroll, Patricia Barry

Votes: 13

27. The King of Kings (1927)

Not Rated | 155 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.4
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Jesus Christ faces religious and political oppression during his ministry and in the days before his death and resurrection.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: H.B. Warner, Dorothy Cumming, Ernest Torrence, Joseph Schildkraut

Votes: 1,535

28. Off to See the Wizard (1967–1968)

60 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

7.4
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Family-oriented TV series, produced by MGM, in which guest hosts and animated versions of the "Wizard of Oz" characters were used as wrap-arounds to introduce various family-oriented films ... See full summary »

Stars: Daws Butler, Mel Blanc, June Foray, Vito Scotti

Votes: 27

29. Four Hours to Kill! (1935)

70 min | Drama

7.4
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A detective who has "four hours to kill" before delivering his prisoner, an escaped killer, spends the time in the lobby of a Broadway theater where a musical is playing. The film focuses ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Richard Barthelmess, Joe Morrison, Gertrude Michael, Helen Mack

Votes: 127

30. Saturday Night (1922)

90 min | Comedy, Romance

7.4
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Though betrothed to fellow socialite Richard, Iris weds her chauffeur Tom leaving Richard to marry the family laundress' daughter Shamrock. Class differences lead to divorces and remarriages.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Leatrice Joy, Conrad Nagel, Edith Roberts, Jack Mower

Votes: 50

31. Dress Parade (1927)

72 min | Drama, Romance

7.4
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An amateur boxing champion stops at West Point to see a dress parade and falls for the commandant's daughter. He wins an appointment to the Academy and begins a rivalry for her affection.

Director: Donald Crisp | Stars: William Boyd, Bessie Love, Hugh Allan, Walter Tennyson

Votes: 80

32. Chicago (1927)

118 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.3
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Based on a true crime story, the movie is about a wild jazz-loving and boozing wife Roxie Hart who kills her boyfriend in cold blood after he leaves her, and how she finagles her way out ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Urson | Stars: Phyllis Haver, Victor Varconi, Virginia Bradford, Robert Edeson

Votes: 290

33. The Godless Girl (1929)

Passed | 128 min | Drama

7.3
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Two teenagers, one an atheist and the other a Christian, fall in love at a brutal reform school.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Lina Basquette, Marie Prevost, Tom Keene, Noah Beery

Votes: 572

34. Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall (1924)

135 min | Drama, History, Romance

7.3
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In the year 1550, Sir George Vernon agrees to have his young daughter Dorothy betrothed to John Manners, the son of the Earl of Rutland. Sir George signs a contract, promising that the ... See full summary »

Directors: Marshall Neilan, Mary Pickford | Stars: Mary Pickford, Anders Randolf, Marc McDermott, Carrie Daumery

Votes: 80 | Gross: $0.46M

35. Death Takes a Holiday (1934)

Unrated | 79 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

7.2
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The Grim Reaper takes the form of a prince in an attempt to relate to humans and, along the way, also learns what it is to love.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Fredric March, Evelyn Venable, Guy Standing, Katharine Alexander

Votes: 1,327

36. The Taming of the Shrew (1929)

63 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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In sixteenth century Padua, Hortensio loves Bianca, the youngest daughter of Baptista. But Baptista will not allow the two to get married until his eldest daughter, the extremely headstrong... See full summary »

Director: Sam Taylor | Stars: Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, Edwin Maxwell, Joseph Cawthorn

Votes: 405 | Gross: $1.10M

37. The Eagle and the Hawk (1933)

73 min | Action, Drama, War

7.2
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The pilots of a Royal Air Force squadron in World War I face not only physical but mental dangers in their struggle to survive while fighting the enemy.

Director: Stuart Walker | Stars: Fredric March, Cary Grant, Jack Oakie, Carole Lombard

Votes: 601

38. Dynamite (1929)

Passed | 129 min | Drama

7.2
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Wealthy Cynthia is in love with not-so-wealthy Roger, who is married to Marcia. The threesome is terribly modern about the situation, and Marcia will gladly divorce Roger if Cynthia agrees ... See full summary »

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Conrad Nagel, Kay Johnson, Charles Bickford, Julia Faye

Votes: 319

39. Kitty (1945)

Approved | 103 min | Drama, History

7.2
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An 18th century London wench gets involved with the nobility.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Paulette Goddard, Ray Milland, Patric Knowles, Reginald Owen

Votes: 547

40. Hands Across the Table (1935)

Passed | 80 min | Comedy, Romance

7.2
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A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, Ralph Bellamy, Astrid Allwyn

Votes: 1,232

41. Shirley Temple's Storybook (1958–1961)
Episode: The Sleeping Beauty (1958)

30 min | Family, Fantasy, Romance

7.2
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Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Shirley Temple, Judith Evelyn, Alexander Scourby, Nancy Marchand

Votes: 5

42. The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (1966–1967)

60 min | Action, Adventure

7.1
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The missions of agent April Dancer of the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement.

Stars: Stefanie Powers, Noel Harrison, Leo G. Carroll, Randy Kirby

Votes: 315

43. Miss Tatlock's Millions (1948)

Passed | 101 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
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After the accidental death of an idiot heir, a stunt man is hired to impersonate him while the family gathers to determine the dispersment of the estate of Miss Tatlock's millions.

Director: Richard Haydn | Stars: John Lund, Wanda Hendrix, Barry Fitzgerald, Monty Woolley

Votes: 169

44. Song of Surrender (1949)

Approved | 93 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

7.1
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In 1906 in Connecticut, Elisha Hunt, the 55-year-old curator of a small government museum, marries Abigail, the 19-year-old daughter of a local farmer. In addition to the differences in ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Wanda Hendrix, Claude Rains, Macdonald Carey, Andrea King

Votes: 37

45. Forbidden Fruit (1921)

87 min | Drama

7.1
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Mary Maddock becomes a seamstress after her husband Steve wastes their money on booze. Her employer provides her as an escort to accompany millionaire Mallory. Her husband tries ... See full summary »

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Agnes Ayres, Clarence Burton, Theodore Roberts, Kathlyn Williams

Votes: 68

46. Cradle Song (1933)

76 min | Drama

7.1
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The only filmed English version of Gregorio Martinez Sierra's classic Spanish play.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Dorothea Wieck, Evelyn Venable, Guy Standing, Louise Dresser

Votes: 12

47. Tonight Is Ours (1933)

75 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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A princess is torn between her royal obligations and her love for a handsome Frenchman.

Director: Stuart Walker | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Fredric March, Alison Skipworth, Arthur Byron

Votes: 74

48. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Patience Miller Story (1961)

60 min | Western

7.1
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A Quaker schoolteacher heads to the Arapaho nation on the wagon train when her husband is killed. She meets the Chief and his willingness to fight another Indian nation puts her right in the middle of each tribe's pride and customs.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Ward Bond, Robert Horton, Rhonda Fleming, Michael Ansara

Votes: 22

49. No Time for Love (1943)

Approved | 83 min | Comedy, Romance

7.0
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An upper-class female reporter is (despite herself) attracted to a hulking laborer digging a tunnel under the Hudson River.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Ilka Chase, Richard Haydn

Votes: 642

50. Arise, My Love (1940)

Passed | 110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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A dashing pilot and a vivacious reporter have romantic and dramatic adventures in Europe as World War II begins.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Ray Milland, Dennis O'Keefe, Walter Abel

Votes: 579

51. Take a Letter, Darling (1942)

Approved | 92 min | Comedy

7.0
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A struggling painter takes a job as a secretary to a female advertising executive. While working to obtain an account from a tobacco company, they end up falling in love.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Rosalind Russell, Fred MacMurray, Macdonald Carey, Constance Moore

Votes: 361

52. Thriller (1960–1962)
Episode: Worse Than Murder (1960)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

7.0
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When her dead husband's late uncle fails to leave her any money, a scheming temptress uses his diary to blackmail her sick mother-in-law, who may have committed murder.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Boris Karloff, Constance Ford, John Baragrey, Christine White

Votes: 116

53. The Sign of the Cross (1932)

Not Rated | 108 min | Drama, History

6.9
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A Roman soldier becomes torn between his love for a Christian woman and his loyalty to Emperor Nero.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Fredric March, Claudette Colbert, Elissa Landi, Charles Laughton

Votes: 1,633

54. Bolero (1934)

Approved | 85 min | Drama, Music

6.9
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This is the story of an egotistical nightclub dance performer named Raoul, his determination to succeed at all costs, and the only woman in his life that truly matters to him, a dancing ... See full summary »

Directors: Wesley Ruggles, Mitchell Leisen | Stars: George Raft, Carole Lombard, Sally Rand, Frances Drake

Votes: 204

55. The Twilight Zone (1959–1964)
Episode: The Sixteen-Millimeter Shrine (1959)

TV-PG | 25 min | Fantasy, Horror, Mystery

6.9
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Barbara Jean Trenton is a faded film star who lives in the past by constantly re-watching her old movies instead of moving on with her life, so her associates try to lure her out of her self-imposed isolation.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Rod Serling, Ida Lupino, Martin Balsam, Jerome Cowan

Votes: 1,958

56. Murder at the Vanities (1934)

89 min | Musical, Mystery, Romance

6.8
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A homicide detective with an eye for the ladies investigating a murder in Earl Carroll's Vanities allows the music review to continue during the investigation.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Carl Brisson, Victor McLaglen, Jack Oakie, Kitty Carlisle

Votes: 479

57. Suddenly It's Spring (1947)

Approved | 87 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
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Fred wants to start a new life with a new wife, but it isn't easy to give Paulette the gate for another mate.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Paulette Goddard, Fred MacMurray, Macdonald Carey, Arleen Whelan

Votes: 127

58. Practically Yours (1944)

90 min | Comedy

6.8
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In this screwball comedy a WW2 US pilot bombs a Japanese aircraft carrier, is assumed to be dead, and then is misquoted in the press as fondly remembering his days back home walking his dog... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Gil Lamb, Cecil Kellaway

Votes: 83

59. The Road to Yesterday (1925)

107 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

6.8
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A married couple discover their strained relationship is the result of unhappiness in their past lives.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Joseph Schildkraut, Jetta Goudal, William Boyd, Vera Reynolds

Votes: 93 | Gross: $0.52M

60. Thriller (1960–1962)
Episode: Girl with a Secret (1960)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

6.8
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A newlywed bride must hide a secret about her husband's whereabouts. She is blackmailed by an eavesdropping maid and pressured by others to tell her secret.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Boris Karloff, Fay Bainter, Paul Hartman, Anne Seymour

Votes: 98

61. Madam Satan (1930)

Passed | 116 min | Musical, Romance, Comedy

6.7
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Angela and Bob Brooks are an upper class couple. Unfortunately, Bob is an unfaithful husband. But Angela has a plan to win back her husband's affections. An elaborate masquerade ball is to ... See full summary »

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Kay Johnson, Reginald Denny, Lillian Roth, Roland Young

Votes: 530 | Gross: $0.50M

62. Golden Earrings (1947)

Approved | 95 min | Adventure, Romance, War

6.7
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On the eve of World War II (1939) English officer Ralph Denistoun is in Nazi Germany on an espionage mission to recover a poison gas formula from Prof. Krosigk. He is helped by Lydia and ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Ray Milland, Marlene Dietrich, Murvyn Vye, Bruce Lester

Votes: 839 | Gross: $7.00M

63. The Volga Boatman (1926)

120 min | Drama, Romance

6.7
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During the Revolution Princess Vera, though betrothed to Prince Dimitri, is attracted to the peasant Feodor.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: William Boyd, Elinor Fair, Robert Edeson, Victor Varconi

Votes: 94

64. 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: 63

65. 13 Hours by Air (1936)

Approved | 80 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.7
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Airline pilot Jack Gordon (Fred MacMurray) on a flight from New York to San Francisco, is immediately attracted to beautiful passenger Felice Rollins (Joan Bennett). Known as a "lady's man"... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Joan Bennett, Zasu Pitts, John Howard

Votes: 58

66. General Electric Theater (1953–1962)
Episode: The Incredible Jewel Robbery (1959)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Benny Rubin, Joy Rogers

Votes: 21

67. Variety Girl (1947)

93 min | Comedy, Musical

6.6
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Dozens of star and character-actor cameos and a message about the Variety Club (show-business charity) are woven into a framework about two hopeful young ladies who come to Hollywood, ... See full summary »

Director: George Marshall | Stars: Mary Hatcher, Olga San Juan, DeForest Kelley, Frank Ferguson

Votes: 237

68. Rosita (1923)

90 min | Romance, Comedy

6.6
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Directors: Ernst Lubitsch, Raoul Walsh | Stars: Mary Pickford, Holbrook Blinn, Irene Rich, George Walsh

Votes: 123

69. Hollywood on Parade No. A-9 (1933)

10 min | Short, Comedy, Musical

6.6
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Portraits on the wall of Willy Pogany's studio come to life.

Director: Louis Lewyn | Stars: Johnny Mack Brown, Willy Pogany, Harry Green, Bebe Daniels

Votes: 16

70. The Fighting Eagle (1927)

54 min | Romance, Drama

6.6
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The exploits of Brigadier Gerard who helps expose Foreign Minister Talleyrand as a traitor to Napoleon.

Director: Donald Crisp | Stars: Rod La Rocque, Phyllis Haver, Sam De Grasse, Max Barwyn

Votes: 30

71. The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938)

Passed | 91 min | Animation, Comedy, Musical

6.5
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The Bellows family causes comic confusion on an ocean liner, with time out for radio-style musical acts.

Directors: Mitchell Leisen, James P. Hogan | Stars: W.C. Fields, Martha Raye, Dorothy Lamour, Shirley Ross

Votes: 726

72. Swing High, Swing Low (1937)

Passed | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

6.5
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In Panama, Maggie King meets soldier Skid Johnson on his last day in the army and reluctantly agrees to a date to celebrate. The two become involved in a nightclub brawl which causes Maggie... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Carole Lombard, Fred MacMurray, Charles Butterworth, Jean Dixon

Votes: 496

73. The Squaw Man (1931)

Passed | 107 min | Western

6.5
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Jim Wyngate, an English aristocrat, comes to the American West under a cloud of suspicion for embezzlement actually committed by his cousin Lord Henry. In Wyoming, Wyngate runs afoul of ... See full summary »

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Warner Baxter, Lupe Velez, Eleanor Boardman, Charles Bickford

Votes: 252

74. Darling, How Could You! (1951)

Not Rated | 96 min | Comedy

6.5
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Based on James Barrie's play "Alice Sit-By-The-Fire". In turn-of-the-century New York, a young girl who believes she's learned "the seamy side of life" from a risque play takes it upon ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Joan Fontaine, John Lund, Mona Freeman, Peter Hansen

Votes: 142

75. Dream Girl (1948)

85 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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A daydreaming young lady, until she meets her reality man.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Betty Hutton, Macdonald Carey, Patric Knowles, Virginia Field

Votes: 59

76. Artists and Models Abroad (1938)

Approved | 90 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.4
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Buck Boswell and his all-girl troupe are stranded in Paris, but Buck manages to con the manager of the 'Hotel de Navarre' in furnishing accommodations for his group, but the proprietor's ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Jack Benny, Joan Bennett, Mary Boland, Charley Grapewin

Votes: 64

77. The 26th Annual Academy Awards (1954 TV Special)

6.4
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The 26th Academy Award show.

Directors: Bill Bennington, Grey Lockwood | Stars: Donald O'Connor, Fredric March, Julie Adams, Buddy Adler

Votes: 64

78. Frenchman's Creek (1944)

110 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.3
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An English lady falls madly in love with a French Pirate.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Joan Fontaine, Arturo de Córdova, Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce

Votes: 534

79. I Wanted Wings (1941)

135 min | Drama

6.3
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Story follows the training and personal lives of three recruits in the Army Air Corps --- a wealthy playboy, a college jock and an auto mechanic. Love interest is supplied by a female ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Ray Milland, William Holden, Wayne Morris, Brian Donlevy

Votes: 244

80. 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: 322

81. The Lady Is Willing (1942)

Passed | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.3
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In order to adopt an abandoned baby, an actress arranges a marriage of convenience with a doctor.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Marlene Dietrich, Fred MacMurray, Aline MacMahon, Stanley Ridges

Votes: 477

82. The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (1966–1967)
Episode: The Danish Blue Affair (1966)

60 min | Action, Adventure

6.3
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In Denmark, Thrush operative Ole Bergman has supervised development of a power beam capable of blowing up submarines and ships. The device, however, needs a sophisticated power regulator to... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Stefanie Powers, Noel Harrison, Leo G. Carroll, Lloyd Bochner

Votes: 14

83. Captain Carey, U.S.A. (1950)

Not Rated | 82 min | Drama, Thriller

6.2
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A group of agents in the U.S. Office of Strategic Services (forerunner of the C.I.A.) are sent to France, during World War II, to knock out the French railroad system and, in accomplishing ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Alan Ladd, Wanda Hendrix, Francis Lederer, Joseph Calleia

Votes: 317

84. Show Folks (1928)

Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

6.2
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Eddie Kehoe is a young vaudeville hoofer who thinks his inability to hit the big time is the fault of stage managers, agents, musicians...everybody but himself. Eddie likes to tell others ... See full summary »

Director: Paul L. Stein | Stars: Eddie Quillan, Lina Basquette, Carole Lombard, Robert Armstrong

Votes: 13

85. The Big Broadcast of 1937 (1936)

100 min | Comedy, Musical

6.1
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A cream-of-the-crop gathering of 1930's radio stars, who lend themselves to a storyline about a failing radio station which needs to put on a huge ratings winner to have any chance of ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Jack Benny, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Bob Burns

Votes: 237

86. Behold My Wife! (1934)

79 min | Drama

6.1
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After Michael Carter's fiancée commits suicide, Michael vows to seek revenge on his wealthy family, who sabotaged their marriage. He drives across the country angrily, and lands up at a ... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Gene Raymond, Laura Hope Crews, H.B. Warner

Votes: 73

87. The Girl Most Likely (1958)

98 min | Comedy, Musical

6.0
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Dotie dreams of marrying a millionaire so that she can live 'the life'. Buzz, her boyfriend, however is not rich as he is a salesman for a housing development. He proposes and Dotie accepts... See full summary »

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Jane Powell, Cliff Robertson, Keith Andes, Kaye Ballard

Votes: 227

88. Masquerade in Mexico (1945)

96 min | Comedy

6.0
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An American singer stranded in Mexico is hired by a banker to distract a Mexican matador who is making a play for the banker's wife. They hatch a scheme whereby she pretends to be a Spanish countess.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Dorothy Lamour, Arturo de Córdova, Patric Knowles, Ann Dvorak

Votes: 59

89. Power (1928)

60 min | Comedy

6.0
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Director: Howard Higgin | Stars: William Boyd, Alan Hale, Jacqueline Logan, Clem Beauchamp

Votes: 13

90. Young Man with Ideas (1952)

84 min | Comedy, Drama

5.9
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A young lawyer, encounters problems while relocating his family.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Glenn Ford, Ruth Roman, Denise Darcel, Nina Foch

Votes: 253

91. The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (1966–1967)
Episode: The Petit Prix Affair (1967)

60 min | Action, Adventure

5.9
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April and Mark go to France to stop a school for commandos from stealing a truckload of American money.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: Stefanie Powers, Noel Harrison, Leo G. Carroll, Marcel Hillaire

Votes: 12

92. Bride of Vengeance (1949)

Approved | 92 min | Adventure, Drama, History

5.8
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A female Borgia is sent out to live up to the family name by killing someone, but falls in love with her intended victim.

Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: John Lund, Paulette Goddard, Macdonald Carey, Raymond Burr

Votes: 88

93. The Courtship of Myles Standish (1923)

90 min | Drama, History

5.8
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A dramatization of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem 'The Courtship of Miles Standish,' this is the story of the Pilgrims who fled religious persecution in England and came to America ... See full summary »

Director: Frederick Sullivan | Stars: Charles Ray, Enid Bennett, E. Alyn Warren, Joseph J. Dowling

Votes: 11

94. -But the Flesh Is Weak (1932)

Passed | 77 min | Comedy

5.7
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The Clements father and son live by the generosity of rich women. Max, the son, sets his sites on Lady Joan, who is rich, but down-to-earth and charming. At her house he meets Rosine Brown,... See full summary »

Director: Jack Conway | Stars: Robert Montgomery, Nora Gregor, Heather Thatcher, Edward Everett Horton

Votes: 157

95. General Electric Theater (1953–1962)

30 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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An American anthology series, with a new Episode and different Actors each week. Hosted by Ronald Reagan the series was sponsored by General Electric's Department of Public Relations.

Stars: Ronald Reagan, Lee Marvin, Edgar Buchanan, Nancy Reagan

Votes: 210

96. Alexander the Great (1963 TV Movie)

50 min | Drama

5.2
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Director: Phil Karlson | Stars: William Shatner, Adam West, John Cassavetes, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 83

97. Bedevilled (1955)

85 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

4.6
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Nightclub singer fleeing the scene of a murder is protected by a young man who is studying for the priest hood.

Directors: Mitchell Leisen, Richard Thorpe | Stars: Anne Baxter, Steve Forrest, Simone Renant, Maurice Teynac

Votes: 125

98. The Forbidden Woman (1927)

70 min | Drama, Romance

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A colonel of the French army in North Africa believes his brother, a sensitive musician, to be in love with the colonel's wife and so arranges for his brother to be drafted into the ... See full summary »

Director: Paul L. Stein | Stars: Jetta Goudal, Ivan Lebedeff, Leonid Snegoff, Josephine Norman

99. The Angel of Broadway (1927)

64 min | Drama

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Director: Lois Weber | Stars: Leatrice Joy, Victor Varconi, May Robson, Alice Lake

100. Love Over Night (1928)

60 min | Comedy

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Rod La Roque is a subway ticket taker who believes beautiful Jeanette Loff is involved in a robbery but he still falls in love with her and tries to stop her wedding.

Director: Edward H. Griffith | Stars: Rod La Rocque, Jeanette Loff, Richard Tucker, Tom Kennedy