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1. Ace in the Hole (1951)

Not Rated | 111 min | Drama, Film-Noir

8.2
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72 Metascore

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.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling, Robert Arthur, Porter Hall

Votes: 23,406 | Gross: $3.97M

2. The Incident (1967)

Approved | 107 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.8
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Late one night, two young toughs hold hostage the passengers in one car of a New York subway train.

Director: Larry Peerce | Stars: Tony Musante, Martin Sheen, Beau Bridges, Brock Peters

Votes: 2,509

3. Johnny Belinda (1948)

Unrated | 102 min | Drama

7.8
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In post-war Cape Breton, a doctor's efforts to tutor a deaf/mute woman are undermined when she is raped, and the resulting pregnancy causes scandal to swirl.

Director: Jean Negulesco | Stars: Jane Wyman, Lew Ayres, Charles Bickford, Agnes Moorehead

Votes: 3,716

4. Caged (1950)

Not Rated | 96 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.7
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A naive nineteen year old widow becomes coarsened and cynical when she is sent to a woman's prison and is exposed to hardened criminals and sadistic guards.

Director: John Cromwell | Stars: Eleanor Parker, Agnes Moorehead, Ellen Corby, Hope Emerson

Votes: 3,033

5. The Harder They Fall (1956)

Passed | 109 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Sport

7.6
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Down-on-his-luck ex-sportswriter Eddie Willis is hired by shady fight promoter Nick Benko to promote his latest find, an unknown but easily exploitable phenom from Argentina.

Director: Mark Robson | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Rod Steiger, Jan Sterling, Mike Lane

Votes: 5,927

6. 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: 1,385

7. Mystery Street (1950)

Passed | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.2
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A small town policeman is assisted by a Harvard professor when a human skeleton is found on a Massachusetts beach.

Director: John Sturges | Stars: Ricardo Montalban, Sally Forrest, Bruce Bennett, Elsa Lanchester

Votes: 2,308

8. 1984 (1956)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama, Sci-Fi

7.0
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In a totalitarian future society, Winston Smith, whose daily work is re-writing history, tries to rebel by falling in love.

Director: Michael Anderson | Stars: Edmond O'Brien, Michael Redgrave, Jan Sterling, David Kossoff

Votes: 2,672

9. Slaughter on 10th Avenue (1957)

Approved | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.0
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A brave longshoreman lingers on after being gunned down by 3 racketeers, as a determined assistant D.A. searches hard for fearful witnesses against the men.

Director: Arnold Laven | Stars: Richard Egan, Jan Sterling, Dan Duryea, Julie Adams

Votes: 275

10. Rhubarb (1951)

Passed | 94 min | Comedy, Family, Sport

7.0
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Rich, eccentric T.J. Banner adopts a feral cat who becomes an affectionate pet. Then T.J. dies, leaving to Rhubarb most of his money and a pro baseball team, the Brooklyn Loons. When the ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Ray Milland, Jan Sterling, Gene Lockhart, William Frawley

Votes: 541

11. The High and the Mighty (1954)

Not Rated | 147 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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When a commercial airliner develops engine problems on a trans-Pacific flight and the pilot loses his nerve, it is up to the washed-up co-pilot Dan Roman to bring the plane in safely.

Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Laraine Day, Robert Stack

Votes: 4,789

12. Split Second (1953)

Not Rated | 85 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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Two escaped killers take hostages and hide in a Nevada mining ghost town knowing that an atom bomb is scheduled to be tested there the next morning.

Director: Dick Powell | Stars: Stephen McNally, Alexis Smith, Jan Sterling, Keith Andes

Votes: 1,244

13. Flesh and Fury (1952)

Approved | 83 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Sport

6.9
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A deaf boxer is exploited by a gold-digging blonde.

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: Tony Curtis, Jan Sterling, Mona Freeman, Wallace Ford

Votes: 244

14. Kathy O' (1958)

Approved | 99 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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A publicity man tries to hide a child film star's brattiness from a magazine writer, who happens to be his ex-wife.

Director: Jack Sher | Stars: Dan Duryea, Jan Sterling, Patty McCormack, Mary Fickett

Votes: 110

15. Union Station (1950)

Approved | 81 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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A sharp-eyed woman spots a man with a gun on a train and her alert to the railroad police helps them in their search for a ruthless gang who have kidnapped a blind heiress.

Director: Rudolph Maté | Stars: William Holden, Nancy Olson, Barry Fitzgerald, Lyle Bettger

Votes: 1,974

16. Appointment with Danger (1950)

Approved | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.7
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When ruthlessly dedicated postal inspector investigates the murder of a co-worker, he finds that the sole witness, a nun, has been targeted by the killers.

Director: Lewis Allen | Stars: Alan Ladd, Phyllis Calvert, Paul Stewart, Jan Sterling

Votes: 840

17. Man with the Gun (1955)

Passed | 84 min | Western

6.7
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When a notorious tough 'town tamer' is hired by the citizenry to rid of the gunmen driving them off their land, he finds the local saloon madam to be an old friend.

Director: Richard Wilson | Stars: Robert Mitchum, Jan Sterling, Karen Sharpe, Henry Hull

Votes: 1,192

18. Women's Prison (1955)

Approved | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.5
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Life at a 1950s women's maximum security prison where the warden and the guards are as brutal as the inmates.

Director: Lewis Seiler | Stars: Ida Lupino, Jan Sterling, Cleo Moore, Audrey Totter

Votes: 574

19. Sky Full of Moon (1952)

73 min | Comedy, Western

6.5
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Harley 'Tumbleweeds' Williams is a mellow rodeo competitor who lacks entry fee cash. He enters a casino owned by Al and increases, then loses his money. Club employee Dixie hatches a plan to get both her and Harley a small fortune.

Director: Norman Foster | Stars: Carleton Carpenter, Jan Sterling, Keenan Wynn, Robert Burton

Votes: 110

20. The Female Animal (1958)

Approved | 84 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Romance

6.4
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An aging film star and her alcoholic daughter compete for a handsome extra.

Director: Harry Keller | Stars: Hedy Lamarr, Jane Powell, Jan Sterling, George Nader

Votes: 125

21. First Monday in October (1981)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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For the first time in history a woman is appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, where she becomes a friendly rival to a liberal associate.

Director: Ronald Neame | Stars: Walter Matthau, Jill Clayburgh, Barnard Hughes, Jan Sterling

Votes: 1,231

22. Tycoon (1947)

Approved | 128 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.3
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In South America, an American engineer is asked by his boss to build a mountain railroad tunnel following a shorter but more dangerous route.

Director: Richard Wallace | Stars: John Wayne, Laraine Day, Cedric Hardwicke, Judith Anderson

Votes: 1,171

23. High School Confidential! (1958)

Approved | 85 min | Crime, Drama

6.3
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A tough kid comes to a new high school and begins muscling his way into the drug scene. As he moves his way up the ladder, a schoolteacher tries to reform him, his aunt tries to seduce him,... See full summary »

Director: Jack Arnold | Stars: Russ Tamblyn, Jan Sterling, John Drew Barrymore, Mamie Van Doren

Votes: 743

24. Alaska Seas (1954)

Approved | 78 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

6.3
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The owner of a salmon cannery in Alaska hires a man who had formerly been his partner, and comes to regret it.

Director: Jerry Hopper | Stars: Robert Ryan, Jan Sterling, Brian Keith, Gene Barry

Votes: 75

25. Return from the Sea (1954)

Approved | 79 min | Drama, Romance

6.3
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A hardened career navel officer must come to terms with adapting to civilian life with the help of a waitress that can see through his tough veneer.

Director: Lesley Selander | Stars: Jan Sterling, Neville Brand, John Doucette, Paul Langton

Votes: 73

26. Female on the Beach (1955)

Approved | 97 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.2
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Moving into a beach house involves Lynn Markham in mystery, danger, and romance with a beach boy of dubious motives.

Director: Joseph Pevney | Stars: Joan Crawford, Jeff Chandler, Jan Sterling, Cecil Kellaway

Votes: 835

27. The Skipper Surprised His Wife (1950)

Passed | 85 min | Comedy

6.2
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When a naval officer's wife breaks her ankle and is laid up, her husband takes over running the household by employing military regimentation and disciple, which leads to a number of amusing situations. (Comedy, 85 mins.)

Director: Elliott Nugent | Stars: Robert Walker, Joan Leslie, Edward Arnold, Spring Byington

Votes: 119

28. Pony Express (1953)

Approved | 101 min | History, Romance, Western

5.9
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Buffalo Bill and Wild Bill Hickock work to establish the Pony Express and fight Indians and California Separatists who seek to destroy it.

Director: Jerry Hopper | Stars: Charlton Heston, Rhonda Fleming, Jan Sterling, Forrest Tucker

Votes: 868

29. The Human Jungle (1954)

Approved | 82 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

5.7
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Danforth is assigned to take over the police department in a section of a large city saddled with juvenile delinquency, petty crimes, graft and also a recent unsolved murder of a ... See full summary »

Director: Joseph M. Newman | Stars: Gary Merrill, Jan Sterling, Regis Toomey, Lamont Johnson

Votes: 96

30. The Vanquished (1953)

Approved | 84 min | Western

5.6
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After the Civil War, unscrupulous and corrupt civilian administrators, backed by the Union Army, run Southern towns like despots, causing public outrage.

Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: John Payne, Jan Sterling, Coleen Gray, Lyle Bettger

Votes: 115

31. Love in a Goldfish Bowl (1961)

Not Rated | 88 min | Comedy, Musical

5.6
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A college student and his best female friend and fellow student plan to spend the Easter holidays together. Then an Italian seaman shows up and creates a love triangle.

Director: Jack Sher | Stars: Tommy Sands, Fabian, Toby Michaels, Edward Andrews

Votes: 77

32. Sammy Somebody (1976)

R | Crime, Drama

5.3
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A restaurateur unwisely misappropriates mob money in order to buy a house for his aging father.

Director: Joseph Adler | Stars: Zalman King, Susan Strasberg, Sarah Kennedy, Jan Sterling

Votes: 6

33. Gunfire (1950)

Approved | 59 min | Western

5.2
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Tubercular Frank James has become a born again and retired from his career as an outlaw with his family but a look-a-like out;aw causes suspicion to fall back on him.

Director: William Berke | Stars: Don 'Red' Barry, Robert Lowery, Wally Vernon, Pamela Blake

Votes: 22

34. The Angry Breed (1968)

M | 94 min | Drama

4.7
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In Vietnam, aspiring actor Johnny Taylor is given a prize film script after saving the life of a Hollywood screenwriter. On his return, Johnny has trouble finding a studio that will let him... See full summary »

Director: David Commons | Stars: Jan Sterling, James MacArthur, William Windom, Jan Murray

Votes: 48

35. The Minx (1969)

Unrated | 84 min | Drama

4.1
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A businessman hosts a hunting party at a remote lodge, and hires three prostitutes to take care of his clients. However, the girls have their own plans and secretly install cameras in the ... See full summary »

Director: Raymond Jacobs | Stars: Jan Sterling, Robert Rodan, Shirley Parker, Michael Beirne

Votes: 26

36. Cannibal Hookers (1987)

91 min | Comedy, Crime, Horror

2.2
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As a sorority initiation, two girls have to pose as hookers. Then they turn into zombies and start killing and eating the locals.

Director: Donald Farmer | Stars: Drew Godderis, Sky Nicholas, Donald Trimborn, Michelle Fox

Votes: 365



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