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1. Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)

Not Rated | 83 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

7.6
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Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney Jr., Bela Lugosi

Votes: 12,794 | Gross: $4.80M

2. The Shaggy Dog (1959)

Approved | 104 min | Family, Comedy, Fantasy

6.5
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A teenage boy is cursed with periodically turning into an sheepdog.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Jean Hagen, Tommy Kirk, Annette Funicello

Votes: 3,692

3. Abbott and Costello Meet the Killer, Boris Karloff (1949)

Approved | 84 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

7.1
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Two employees of a secluded hotel investigate a murder on the premises in which the goofy bellboy is the prime suspect.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Boris Karloff, Lenore Aubert

Votes: 3,248

4. Africa Screams (1949)

Approved | 79 min | Adventure, Comedy

6.5
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Abbott & Costello search for diamonds in Africa, along the way meeting a visually-impaired gunner, a hungry lion, and a tribe of cannibals...

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Clyde Beatty, Frank Buck

Votes: 3,147

5. The Time of Their Lives (1946)

Approved | 82 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

7.9
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Two ghosts who were mistakenly branded as traitors during the Revolutionary War return to 20th century New England to retrieve a letter from George Washington which would prove their ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Reynolds, Binnie Barnes

Votes: 2,682

6. Buck Privates Come Home (1947)

Approved | 77 min | Action, Comedy, Family

7.4
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Two ex-soldiers return from overseas--one of them having smuggled into the country a French orphan girl he has become attached to. They wind up running into their old sergeant--who hates ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Tom Brown, Joan Shawlee

Votes: 1,758

7. Mexican Hayride (1948)

Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Romance

6.8
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Two con men selling phony stock flee to Mexico ahead of the law, where they run into a woman friend from their earlier days, who is now a bullfighter.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Virginia Grey, Luba Malina

Votes: 1,005

8. The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap (1947)

Approved | 78 min | Action, Comedy, Family

7.3
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Chester Wooley (Lou Costello) and Duke Egan (Bud Abbott) are traveling salesmen who make a stopover in Wagon Gap, Montana while en route to California. During the stopover, a notorious ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Marjorie Main, Audrey Young

Votes: 937

9. The Noose Hangs High (1948)

Not Rated | 77 min | Comedy

7.1
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Two window washers mistakenly receive, and lose, 50 grand belonging to a shady bookie who wants his money back, or else.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Joseph Calleia, Leon Errol

Votes: 912

10. Toby Tyler or Ten Weeks with a Circus (1960)

G | 96 min | Drama, Family

7.1
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Taken in by distant members of his family after being orphaned, Toby Tyler runs away to join the circus.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Kevin Corcoran, Henry Calvin, Gene Sheldon, Bob Sweeney

Votes: 751

11. Dance with Me, Henry (1956)

Not Rated | 79 min | Comedy

6.3
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Two goofballs try to run a beaten-down old amusement park.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Gigi Perreau, Rusty Hamer

Votes: 701

12. Born to the West (1937)

Approved | 59 min | Romance, Western

5.7
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Can Dare Rudd prove he is responsible enough to win the heart of Judy and also outwit the crooked saloon owner?

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: John Wayne, Marsha Hunt, Johnny Mack Brown, John Patterson

Votes: 698

13. Ma and Pa Kettle at the Fair (1952)

Approved | 78 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Ma and Pa are trying to raise enough money at the county fair to send their daughter Rosie to college. Ma competes in baking and Pa enters a trotter in a horse race, while Rosie takes up with handsome young Marvin Johnson.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Marjorie Main, Percy Kilbride, James Best, Lori Nelson

Votes: 465

14. The Last Outpost (1935)

Approved | 76 min | Action, Adventure, Romance

6.2
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During WW1, the destinies of British officers Michael Andrews and John Stevenson seem intertwined on the battle front as much as on a more personal level.

Directors: Charles Barton, Louis J. Gasnier | Stars: Cary Grant, Gertrude Michael, Claude Rains, Margaret Swope

Votes: 342

15. Island of Doomed Men (1940)

Passed | 68 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.9
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Undercover agent Mark Sheldon gets paroled to a remote tropical island with a diamond mine manned by slave labor run by sadistic Stephen Danel.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Peter Lorre, Rochelle Hudson, Robert Wilcox, Don Beddoe

Votes: 309

16. Reveille with Beverly (1943)

Approved | 78 min | Comedy, Music, Romance

6.6
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Beverly Ross moderates an 5:30 am radio show with swing music, dedicated to the local servicemen. Two buddies of her brother have a chance to meet her and both fall in love. One of them is ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Ann Miller, William Wright, Dick Purcell, Franklin Pangborn

Votes: 254

17. Murder with Pictures (1936)

Approved | 69 min | Crime, Mystery

5.8
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Suspected crime boss Nate Girard beats a murder rap, and newspaper photog Kent Murdock is on the story. Girard and lawyer Redfield throw a party for the news men where Murdock romances a ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Lew Ayres, Gail Patrick, Paul Kelly, Benny Baker

Votes: 231

18. Rocky Mountain Mystery (1935)

Passed | 63 min | Mystery, Western

6.0
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The heirs of the dying owner of a valuable radium mine are being murdered as a mining engineer tries to unccover the killer and clear his cousin's name.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Randolph Scott, Charles 'Chic' Sale, Mrs. Leslie Carter, George F. Marion

Votes: 227

19. The World of Abbott and Costello (1965)

Approved | 75 min | Comedy

6.7
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A compilation of clips from 19 Abbott & Costello features: The Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap, In the Navy, Hit the Ice, Who Done It?, Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein, Mexican Hayride, ... See full summary »

Directors: Charles Barton, Erle C. Kenton, Charles Lamont, Arthur Lubin, William A. Seiter, Jean Yarbrough | Stars: Jack E. Leonard, Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Tom Ewell

Votes: 223

20. Double Crossbones (1951)

Approved | 76 min | Adventure, Comedy, History

6.0
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After being falsely accused of dishonesty, a young man decides to become a pirate.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Donald O'Connor, Helena Carter, Will Geer, John Emery

Votes: 188

21. The Milkman (1950)

Approved | 87 min | Comedy

6.8
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Roger Bradley, son of a milk magnate, isn't allowed to work for his dad's company because of a lingering war trauma: in moments of stress he quacks like a duck. Desperate to escape from ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Donald O'Connor, Jimmy Durante, Piper Laurie, Joyce Holden

Votes: 171

22. Wagon Wheels (1934)

Passed | 56 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.9
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SIn 1844 scout Cint Belmet and his two sidekicks guide a wagon train to the newly opened Oregon territory despite hardships and Indian attack.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Randolph Scott, Gail Patrick, Billy Lee, Monte Blue

Votes: 171

23. Five Little Peppers and How They Grew (1939)

Passed | 58 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.6
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The Peppers - Mrs. Pepper and her five children Polly, Ben, Joey, Davie and Phronsie - are a poor family (the six of them sleep in a total of four beds in two rooms), but they love each ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Edith Fellows, Clarence Kolb, Dorothy Peterson, Ronald Sinclair

Votes: 164

24. Zorro, the Avenger (1959)

91 min | Adventure, Western

6.5
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Compiled from six episodes of the original Disney Zorro series, this film has El Zorro, "The Fox," battling Jose Sebastian Varga, "The Eagle," a corrupt dictator set on taking control of all of Spanish California.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Guy Williams, Charles Korvin, Henry Calvin, Gene Sheldon

Votes: 154

25. Jam Session (1944)

Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Music

6.4
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Terry Baxter is a never-say-die Hollywood newcomer from Waterfall Kansas, determined to make it big. And does she have talent. Filled, of course, with lots of musical numbers that showcase her many talents.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Ann Miller, Jess Barker, Charles D. Brown, Eddie Kane

Votes: 132

26. Five Little Peppers in Trouble (1940)

Approved | 64 min | Comedy, Drama

6.1
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The Peppers - widowed Mrs. Pepper and her five children Polly, Ben, Joey, Davie and Phronsie - have returned to live in their small house in Gusty Corners with J.H. King, who they call "... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Edith Fellows, Dorothy Anne Seese, Dorothy Peterson, Pierre Watkin

Votes: 113

27. Five Little Peppers at Home (1940)

Approved | 67 min | Drama

6.3
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Ever since the poor Pepper family - widowed Mrs. Pepper and her five children Polly, Ben, Joey, Davie and Phronsie - warmed the once cold heart of wealthy businessman J.H. King, they have ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Edith Fellows, Dorothy Anne Seese, Clarence Kolb, Dorothy Peterson

Votes: 113

28. Out West with the Peppers (1940)

Approved | 62 min | Comedy, Drama, Western

5.7
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The Peppers - widowed Mrs. Pepper and her five children Polly, Ben, Joey, Davie and Phronsie - and the Kings - mining businessman J.H. King and his grandson Jasper King - are still living ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Edith Fellows, Dorothy Anne Seese, Dorothy Peterson, Charles Peck

Votes: 106

29. Smooth as Silk (1946)

Passed | 64 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.6
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An attorney, engaged to an actress, gains acquittal for a wealthy playboy accused of manslaughter. The actress, anxious to play the lead in a production backed by the uncle of the playboy, ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Kent Taylor, Virginia Grey, Milburn Stone, John Litel

Votes: 74

30. Babies for Sale (1940)

65 min | Crime, Drama

6.0
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A newsman exposes a doctor running an adoption ring from a home for expectant mothers.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Rochelle Hudson, Glenn Ford, Miles Mander, Joe De Stefani

Votes: 71

31. Honolulu Lu (1941)

Passed | 72 min | Comedy, Music

6.3
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Consuelo Cordoba is a headstrong girl trying to reform her con man uncle Don Estaban Cordoba, who is posing as a wealthy tourist in Hawaii. A local woman takes Consuelo under her wing and ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Lupe Velez, Leo Carrillo, Bruce Bennett, Marjorie Gateson

Votes: 70

32. Shut My Big Mouth (1942)

Passed | 71 min | Adventure, Comedy, Western

5.9
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Wellington Holmes, a timid and very shy horticulturist, heads for Big Bluff. When the stagecoach is held up by Buckskin Bill and his men, he coincidentally knocks out three of them earning ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Joe E. Brown, Adele Mara, Victor Jory, Fritz Feld

Votes: 46

33. Free for All (1949)

Approved | 83 min | Comedy, Romance

6.4
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An inventor comes up with a pill that turns water into gasoline. Complications ensue.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Robert Cummings, Ann Blyth, Percy Kilbride, Ray Collins

Votes: 44

34. Car 99 (1935)

Approved | 67 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.5
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A story of the Michigan State Police and the strong sense of loyalty and duty it instills in its men. It follows the career of a newly-inducted rookie, Ross Martin, who has joined the force... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Guy Standing, Ann Sheridan, William Frawley

Votes: 42

35. Harmon of Michigan (1941)

Passed | 65 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

6.8
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Tom Harmon (ol' # 98 for the Michigan Wolverines, husband of actress Elyse Knox and father of Mark Harmon and Kelly Harmon)took a back seat to no one on the football field (except the ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Tom Harmon, Anita Louise, Forest Evashevski, Oscar O'Shea

Votes: 41

36. Louisiana Hayride (1944)

Approved | 67 min | Action, Comedy, Music

6.4
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Two con men dupe a country bumpkin into giving them all of her money under the pretense that they'll make her a movie star. She and her family eventually track them in Hollywood, still ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Judy Canova, Ross Hunter, Richard Lane, Lloyd Bridges

Votes: 40

37. Nobody's Children (1940)

Approved | 64 min | Drama

5.6
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An orphaned boy refuses to leave his sister who has a disability which makes their adoption challenging.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Edith Fellows, Billy Lee, Georgia Caine, Lois Wilson

Votes: 39

38. Beautiful But Broke (1944)

Approved | 74 min | Comedy, Music

6.4
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Theatrical agent Waldo Main (John Eldredge) is inducted into the army, and turns his (now clientless) agency over to his secretary Dottie Duncan (Joan Davis). Dottie decides to organize an ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Joan Davis, John Hubbard, Jane Frazee, Judy Clark

Votes: 36

39. The Crime Nobody Saw (1937)

Approved | 63 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

6.4
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Three play-authors, Horace Dryden, Nick Milburn and "Babe" Lawton, are in an apartment seeking a plot for a new play. They are still on Page 1 when an intoxicated man wanders into their ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Lew Ayres, Ruth Coleman, Eugene Pallette, Benny Baker

Votes: 34

40. White Tie and Tails (1946)

Passed | 81 min | Comedy

6.9
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A wealthy family goes on vacation, leaving their butler in charge of their house. The butler meets a beautiful woman, and soon gets himself in all sorts of trouble.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Dan Duryea, Ella Raines, William Bendix, Frank Jenks

Votes: 33

41. Thunder Trail (1937)

Approved | 58 min | Action, Western

6.7
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A wagon train is robbed by a gang of bandits who kill everyone but a pair of young brothers. Years later, the brothers join force to bring the bandits' leader to justice.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Gilbert Roland, Charles Bickford, Marsha Hunt, J. Carrol Naish

Votes: 29

42. My Son Is Guilty (1939)

Approved | 63 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.2
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Honest cop Tim Kerry struggles to keep his son Ritzy from becoming involved in a crime ring.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Bruce Cabot, Julie Bishop, Harry Carey, Glenn Ford

Votes: 28

43. And Sudden Death (1936)

Approved | 67 min | Drama

5.9
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An heiress with a penchant for speeding runs afoul of a traffic cop. Romance develops between the two, but it's soon complicated when he believes she is responsible for killing someone due to reckless driving.

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Randolph Scott, Frances Drake, Tom Brown, Billy Lee

Votes: 27

44. The Spirit of Stanford (1942)

Approved | 73 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

2.5
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The Spirit of Stanford finds high school quarterback Frankie Albert, cocky because of his football abilities, heading for Stanford while his teammate, Cliff Bernard, opts for the University... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Frankie Albert, Marguerite Chapman, Matt Willis, Shirley Patterson

Votes: 26

45. Forlorn River (1937)

Approved | 56 min | Action, Western

5.4
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"Nevada" (Buster Crabbe) and "Weary" Pierce (Syd Saylor)hijack the loot taken in a bank hold-up by Les Setter (Harvey Stephens), and his gang. They escape from Sheriff Jim Henry Warner (Lew... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Buster Crabbe, June Martel, Harvey Stephens, John Patterson

Votes: 25

46. The Phantom Submarine (1940)

Approved | 70 min | Adventure, Mystery, Romance

6.9
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On the night before he sails in search of the steamship Arcadia's sunken gold, Paul Sinclair (Bruce Bennett)meets Madeliene Nielson (Anita Louise) in a San Francisco nightclub. On the ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Anita Louise, Bruce Bennett, Oscar O'Shea, John Tyrrell

Votes: 22

47. Parachute Nurse (1942)

Approved | 63 min | Action, Drama, Romance

5.5
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Hospital nurses Glenda White (Marguerite Chapman) and Dottie Morrison (Kay Harris) join the newly-formed corps of parachute nurses to be dropped at sites where ordinary medical aide is ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Marguerite Chapman, William Wright, Kay Harris, Lauretta M. Schimmoler

Votes: 22

48. Hey, Rookie (1944)

Approved | 77 min | Musical

7.2
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Musical comedy star Jimmy Leighter wants to get away from show biz and his leading lady Winnie Clark, so he joins the Army. There he gets the order to put on a show, Winnie Clark appears in... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Ann Miller, Joe Besser, Larry Parks, Joe Sawyer

Votes: 20

49. What's Buzzin', Cousin? (1943)

75 min | Comedy, Musical

6.4
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Freddy Martin and his band go on a trailer vacation, taking along Rochester as a handy man. They run out of gas in a ghost town and have to spend the night in the deserted Palace Hotel. The... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Ann Miller, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, John Hubbard, Freddy Martin

Votes: 19

50. A Man's World (1942)

Approved | 63 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.8
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Somewhere beyond the shores of the United States on a small island, where men ask no questions, women reveal no past and spies neither receive nor expect any mercy, a giant Chromite plant ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: William Wright, Marguerite Chapman, Larry Parks, Wynne Gibson

Votes: 18



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