Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "California Studios - 5530 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA"


1. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.0
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Marshal Matt Dillon keeps the peace in the rough and tumble Dodge City.

Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Ken Curtis

Votes: 3,594

2. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)

25 min | Western

7.7
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Western stories and legends based, and filmed, in and around Death Valley, CA. One of the longest-running Western series, originating on radio in the 1930s. The continuing sponsor was "20 Mule Team" Borax, a product mined in Death Valley.

Stars: Stanley Andrews, Robert Taylor, Ronald Reagan, Dale Robertson

Votes: 452

3. 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: 2,322

4. Four Faces West (1948)

Approved | 89 min | Western

7.0
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Cowboy Ross McEwen arrives in town. He asks the banker for a loan of $2000. When the banker asks about securing a loan that large, McEwen shows him his six-gun collateral. The banker hands ... See full summary »

Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: Joel McCrea, Frances Dee, Charles Bickford, Joseph Calleia

Votes: 459

5. Trooper Hook (1957)

81 min | Western

6.6
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When Apache chief Nanchez is captured by the cavalry, his white squaw and infant son are returned to civilization by Sergeant Hook, but Nanchez escapes custody and attempts to re-claim his son.

Director: Charles Marquis Warren | Stars: Joel McCrea, Barbara Stanwyck, Earl Holliman, Edward Andrews

Votes: 477

6. Not as a Stranger (1955)

135 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance

6.8
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An ego-driven, aspiring physician, intolerant of the weaknesses of others, especially those closest to him, comes to grips with his own imperfections.

Director: Stanley Kramer | Stars: Olivia de Havilland, Frank Sinatra, Robert Mitchum, Gloria Grahame

Votes: 1,382

7. When Hell Broke Loose (1958)

Approved | 78 min | War, Drama

5.8
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In 1945, a GI falls in-love with a German woman while elite German troops, in U.S.uniforms, carry out sabotage and assassinations behind American lines.

Director: Kenneth G. Crane | Stars: Charles Bronson, Richard Jaeckel, Violet Rensing, Robert Easton

Votes: 168

8. Caught (1949)

88 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller

7.1
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It was Leonora Eames' childhood dream come true. She had married Smith Ohlrig, a man worth millions. But her innocent dream became a nightmare once she realizes the truth about her husband ... See full summary »

Director: Max Ophüls | Stars: James Mason, Barbara Bel Geddes, Robert Ryan, Frank Ferguson

Votes: 2,418

9. Monster from Green Hell (1957)

Approved | 71 min | Sci-Fi

3.3
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A scientific expedition in Africa investigates wasps that have been exposed to radiation and mutated into giant, killing monsters.

Director: Kenneth G. Crane | Stars: Jim Davis, Robert Griffin, Joel Fluellen, Barbara Turner

Votes: 572

10. Arch of Triumph (1948)

Approved | 120 min | Drama, Romance, War

6.4
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Illegal refugees lead dark lives in pre-World War II Paris.

Director: Lewis Milestone | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Charles Boyer, Charles Laughton, Louis Calhern

Votes: 1,095 | Gross: $1.40M

11. Please Murder Me! (1956)

78 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.4
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A lawyer suffers a guilt complex after getting a murder acquittal for his client, and then finding out she did commit the crime.

Director: Peter Godfrey | Stars: Angela Lansbury, Raymond Burr, Dick Foran, John Dehner

Votes: 590

12. Time Table (1956)

79 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.7
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As a train speeds through the Arizona night, a man posing as a physician holds up the baggage-car crew and escapes with a $500,000 payroll. The fake doctor, Paul Bruckner, leaves the train ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Stevens | Stars: Mark Stevens, King Calder, Felicia Farr, Marianne Stewart

Votes: 376

13. The Girl in Lovers Lane (1960)

Unrated | 78 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

2.5
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Two drifters contend with love and murder in a small town.

Director: Charles R. Rondeau | Stars: Brett Halsey, Joyce Meadows, Lowell Brown, Jack Elam

Votes: 713

14. A Boy, a Girl and a Dog (1946)

Passed | 75 min | Action, Drama, War

6.9
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During World War II, a young boy and girl, living with their respective families in an apartment house that had restrictions against pets, adopt a lost dog and hide it in a vacant apartment... See full summary »

Director: Herbert Kline | Stars: Sharyn Moffett, Jerry Hunter, Harry Davenport, Lionel Stander

Votes: 38

15. The Private Affairs of Bel Ami (1947)

Approved | 112 min | Drama

6.9
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Writer Georges Duroy (George Sanders) is one social-climbing S.O.B. who does most of his climbing over the warm (and cold) bodies of women. He begins with Rachel (Marie Wilson), a hanger-on... See full summary »

Director: Albert Lewin | Stars: George Sanders, Angela Lansbury, Ann Dvorak, John Carradine

Votes: 473

16. The Lone Wolf (1954– )

30 min | Adventure

8.1
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Stars: Louis Hayward, John Doucette, James Anderson, Adele Mara

Votes: 72

17. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)

30 min | Comedy

8.3
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Hiram, thought to be a meek-little nobody by everyone around him, is one day discovered to have a range of skills that would make James Bond green with envy. The publisher of the newspaper ... See full summary »

Stars: Wally Cox, Ainslie Pryor, Thurston Hall, Stanley Adams

Votes: 44

18. Undersea Girl (1957)

Approved | 74 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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A woman reporter, a navy investigator, and a heavyset police detective come across a gang which scuttled a ship in order to loot her later, underwater, for a Navy money consignment.

Director: John Peyser | Stars: Mara Corday, Pat Conway, Florence Marly, Dan Seymour

Votes: 13

19. Guilty of Treason (1950)

86 min | Drama, History

6.0
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The story of Cardinal Josef Mindzhenty, a Roman Catholic cardinal from Hungary who spoke out against both the Nazi occupation of his country during World War II and the Communist regime ... See full summary »

Director: Felix E. Feist | Stars: Charles Bickford, Bonita Granville, Paul Kelly, Richard Derr

Votes: 93

20. When I Grow Up (1951)

Approved | 90 min | Drama

7.7
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"When I Grow Up" is an uncharacteristically modest film from producer Sam Spiegel (during his "S. P. Eagle" years). Bobby Driscoll plays a young boy who feels neglected and misunderstood at... See full summary »

Director: Michael Kanin | Stars: Bobby Driscoll, Robert Preston, Martha Scott, Sherry Jackson

Votes: 61

21. The Come On (1956)

83 min | Drama, Film-Noir

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Unscrupulous con woman gets involved in murder.

Director: Russell Birdwell | Stars: Anne Baxter, Sterling Hayden, John Hoyt, Jesse White

Votes: 76

22. Copper Sky (1957)

Approved | 77 min | Western

5.4
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A Boston schoolmarm out west meets the sole survivor of a massacre, a drunk in jail.

Director: Charles Marquis Warren | Stars: Jeff Morrow, Coleen Gray, Strother Martin, Paul Brinegar

Votes: 128

23. Hot Rod Rumble (1957)

79 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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Arny joins a hot rod club, but his eccentric mannerisms (a Marlon Brando rip-off performance from "The Wild One" by look-alike Hartunian) make him unpopular. At a party, Terry rebukes him ... See full summary »

Director: Leslie H. Martinson | Stars: Leigh Snowden, Richard Hartunian, Wright King, Joey Forman

Votes: 24

24. Sierra Stranger (1957)

Approved | 74 min | Romance, Western

5.4
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After pennyless miner Jess Collins saves Sonny Grover from two men he calls claim jumpers, he heads fo the town of Colton. There Grover's brother grub stakes him and he waits for his claim ... See full summary »

Director: Lee Sholem | Stars: Howard Duff, Gloria McGehee, Dick Foran, John Hoyt

Votes: 47

25. Tokyo After Dark (1959)

80 min | Drama

5.9
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Military policeman attempts to escape Japanese authorities following his accidental killing of a Japanese teenager

Director: Norman T. Herman | Stars: Michi Kobi, Richard Long, Lawrence Dobkin, Paul Dubov

Votes: 10

26. Hong Kong Nights (1935)

Approved | 59 min | Action, Drama, Romance

5.2
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Customs agents track a ring of arms smugglers into Hong Kong.

Director: E. Mason Hopper | Stars: Tom Keene, Wera Engels, Warren Hymer, Tetsu Komai

Votes: 18

27. Keep Going (1926)

60 min | Comedy, Thriller

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Director: Jack Harvey | Stars: Earl Douglas, Ethel Shannon, Gladden James, Lorimer Johnston

28. Last Sunday Morning (1994)

R | Short, Action, Comedy

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Every Sunday morning Sonny and Leo, two amiable gangsters meet for breakfast to discuss the week's developments and any new hits... See full synopsis »

Director: Mark Kamps | Stars: Anthony Montes, George Russo

29. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: A Ghost for Scotland Yard (1953)

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

8.2
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Brockhurst, a famous magician, has been dead for a number of years. Yet, he his ghost is supposed to be returning. Clark Kent, while in England on assignment for the Daily Planet with Jimmy... See full summary »

Director: George Blair | Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

Votes: 54

30. The Life of Riley (1953–1958)
Episode: A Young Man's Fancy (1957)

Comedy

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Riley steps in when he suspects Junior is dating an older woman.

Director: Abby Berlin | Stars: William Bendix, Marjorie Reynolds, Tom D'Andrea, Wesley Morgan

31. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)
Episode: Adventure of the Romantic Pigeon (1956)

30 min | Comedy

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Hiram learns that spies have kidnapped a scientist's daughter in order to wrest atomic secrets from the old man.

Director: Philip Rapp | Stars: Wally Cox, Ainslie Pryor, Robert H. Harris, Hollis Irving

32. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Around the World with Superman (1954)

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

8.5
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A blind girl enters a Daily Planet contest in which the winner will go around the world with Superman. But she has entered the contest using her mother's name, intending that she win. The ... See full summary »

Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

Votes: 63

33. The Life of Riley (1953–1958)
Episode: Babs's Dream House (1957)

30 min | Comedy

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Babs tells Peg that she and her husband have hired a famous architect to design their new home. Riley isn't convinced that the designer knows his business and soon the two men are butting heads over the project's blueprints.

Stars: William Bendix, Marjorie Reynolds, Tom D'Andrea, Lugene Sanders

34. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Beware the Wrecker (1954)

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

7.8
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A steamship, an airliner and a train have all been destroyed over the past year. Perry White receives a telephone call from someone calling himself the Wrecker. The Wrecker claims ... See full summary »

Directors: George Blair, Thomas Carr | Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

Votes: 49

35. Dr. Hudson's Secret Journal (1955– )
Episode: Carlton Story (1955)

26 min | Drama

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When the kindly doctor that founded the hospital and gave Doctor Hudson a position there is taken ill, the board of directors vote for Hudson to take over.

Director: Peter Godfrey | Stars: John Howard, Chet Stratton, Diane Brewster, Carleton Young

36. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)
Episode: Christmas in Vienna (1956)

Comedy

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Hiram's plans to spend a quiet Christmas in Vienna are disrupted when King Peter is kidnapped.

Stars: Wally Cox, Ainslie Pryor, Rene Kroper, Violet Rensing

37. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Clark Kent, Outlaw (1955)

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

8.2
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Fired by editor Perry White (John Hamilton), disgraced reporter Clark Kent (George Reeves) joins a gang of diamond thieves. Unbeknownst to fellow reporters Lois (Noel Neill) and Jimmy (Jack... See full summary »

Director: George Blair | Stars: George Reeves, Jack Larson, Noel Neill, John Hamilton

Votes: 55

38. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)
Episode: Dancing Mouse (1956)

30 min | Comedy

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Hiram visits a carnival in Genoa, Italy to take a picture of a rare type of mouse. Unfortunately, his photograph captures a pair of camera-shy revolutionaries on the lam from the French authorities.

Director: George Cahan | Stars: Wally Cox, Ainslie Pryor, Leon Askin, Ziva Rodann

39. The Lone Wolf (1954– )
Episode: Deep Sea Diving (1955)

30 min | Adventure

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Lanyard helps a couple of friends who have been deep sea divers. One of them is accused of stealing silver plate from a salvage job they are involved in. Lanyard is convinced they are innocent and decides to try to proves his case.

Director: Alfred E. Green | Stars: Louis Hayward, Elisha Cook Jr., Jimmie Dodd, Tina Carver

40. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)
Episode: Erzatz Joel (1957)

Comedy

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As part of a plot to earn Hiram's trust, a foreign spy undergoes plastic surgery in order to look like his friend Joel.

Stars: Wally Cox, Ainslie Pryor, Sebastian Cabot, Carlene King Johnson

41. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)
Episode: False Monarch (1956)

Comedy

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During his visit to Scotland, Hiram is convinced to impersonate the King of Rovaki who looks exactly the American tourist. Hiram soon discovers the reason for the identity change, after someone attempts to kill him.

Stars: Wally Cox, Ainslie Pryor, Richard Aherne, Angela Greene

42. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Five Minutes to Doom (1953)

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

8.6
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Clark Kent and Lois Lane interview Winters, a man on death row. As Clark listens to Winter's story, he checks the convict's pulse. It remains steady and Clark is convinced Winters is ... See full summary »

Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

Votes: 77

43. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Flight to the North (1955)

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

7.9
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Future TV western star Chuck Connors appears in this classic episode as a gangly hillbilly who happens to be named Sylvester J. Superman. Arriving in Metropolis to seek his fortune, the ... See full summary »

Director: George Blair | Stars: George Reeves, Jack Larson, Noel Neill, John Hamilton

Votes: 69

44. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)
Episode: Gibraltar Road (1956)

Comedy

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Hiram's efforts to study the wildlife on the Rock of Gibraltar are interrupted by gypsies, Scotland Yard and the British army.

Director: Philip Rapp | Stars: Wally Cox, Ainslie Pryor, Albert Cavens

45. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Great Caesar's Ghost (1955)

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

8.0
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Everybody knows that the favorite expletive of "Daily Planet" reporter Perry White (John Hamilton is "Great Caesar's Ghost!" With this in mind, imagine White's shock and dismay when he is ... See full summary »

Director: Harry W. Gerstad | Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

Votes: 74

46. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)
Episode: Hawaiian Hamzah (1956)

30 min | Comedy

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Hiram uncovers foreign agents plan to freeze the Pacific fleet in Pearl Harbor with their diabolical weapon.

Director: Philip Rapp | Stars: Wally Cox, Ainslie Pryor, John Wengraf, Lei Aloha

47. The Life of Riley (1953–1958)
Episode: Help for Honeybee (1958)

30 min | Comedy

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Director: Jean Yarbrough | Stars: William Bendix, Marjorie Reynolds, Tom D'Andrea, Gloria Blondell

48. The Adventures of Hiram Holliday (1956–1957)
Episode: Hiram's Holiday (1957)

Comedy

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Hiram becomes involved in Scotland Yard's investigation into the theft of engraving plates used to print the British pound notes.

Stars: Wally Cox, Ainslie Pryor, Lisa Davis, John O'Malley

49. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Jet Ace (1953)

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

8.1
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Perry White's nephew Chris, a pilot who has been testing jets for the military, is kidnapped, with his captor attempting to get his hands on the report Chris wrote about the jets.

Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

Votes: 53

50. Adventures of Superman (1952–1958)
Episode: Jimmy Olsen, Boy Editor (1954)

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

7.9
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Jimmy Olsen becomes editor of the Daily Planet for a day. It's part of a program where young people assume important offices, including mayor and police chief, for 24 hours. Jimmy, however,... See full summary »

Director: Thomas Carr | Stars: George Reeves, Noel Neill, Jack Larson, John Hamilton

Votes: 54