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1. Casablanca (1942)

PG | 102 min | Drama, Romance, War

8.5
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100 Metascore

A cynical nightclub owner protects an old flame and her husband from Nazis in Morocco.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Claude Rains

Votes: 449,088 | Gross: $1.02M

2. American Masters (1985– )
Episode: Satchmo: The Life of Louis Armstrong (1989)

Not Rated | Documentary, Biography

8.0
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Directors: Gary Giddins, Kendrick Simmons | Stars: Louis Armstrong, Hattie Winston, Melvin Van Peebles, George Avakian

Votes: 43

3. Crossfire (1947)

Unrated | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.4
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A man is murdered, apparently by one of a group of demobilized soldiers he met in a bar. But which one? And why?

Director: Edward Dmytryk | Stars: Robert Young, Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan, Gloria Grahame

Votes: 6,308 | Gross: $1.30M

4. Social Register (1934)

Passed | 71 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.4
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Chorus girl Patsy Shaw crashes a high-society party, meets playboy Charlie Breen, they fall in love, and are on their merry way to wedded bliss. However, Charlie's snobbish, ever-loving ... See full summary »

Director: Marshall Neilan | Stars: Colleen Moore, Charles Winninger, Pauline Frederick, Alexander Kirkland

Votes: 27

5. A Rhapsody in Black and Blue (1932)

10 min | Musical, Short

7.4
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A husband who listens to jazz instead of mopping the floor is brained with a mop by his wife; he dreams he's King of Jazzmania, a land of soapsuds where Louis Armstrong performs 'I'll Be ... See full summary »

Director: Aubrey Scotto | Stars: Louis Armstrong, Fanny Belle DeKnight, Sidney Easton

Votes: 68

6. Cabin in the Sky (1943)

Passed | 98 min | Musical, Fantasy

7.3
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A compulsive gambler dies during a shooting, but he'll receive a second chance to reform himself and to make up with his worried wife.

Directors: Vincente Minnelli, Busby Berkeley | Stars: Ethel Waters, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, Lena Horne, Louis Armstrong

Votes: 2,263

7. Sweet and Lowdown (1999)

PG-13 | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

7.3
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70 Metascore

In the 1930s, jazz guitarist Emmet Ray idolizes Django Reinhardt, faces gangsters and falls in love with a mute woman.

Director: Woody Allen | Stars: Sean Penn, Samantha Morton, Woody Allen, Ben Duncan

Votes: 29,775 | Gross: $4.20M

8. The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939)

Approved | 93 min | Biography, Drama, Musical

7.0
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The story of married couple Irene Castle and Vernon Castle, sensational ballroom dancers prior to World War I.

Director: H.C. Potter | Stars: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edna May Oliver, Walter Brennan

Votes: 1,972 | Gross: $1.12M

9. Wild Man Blues (1997)

PG | 105 min | Documentary, Music, Romance

7.0
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Academy Award-winner Barbara Kopple directs this documentary portrait of Academy Award and Golden Globe-winner Woody Allen, seen traveling with friends and fellow musicians during their New... See full summary »

Director: Barbara Kopple | Stars: Woody Allen, Letty Aronson, Soon-Yi Previn, Dan Barrett

Votes: 2,007 | Gross: $0.43M

10. The Eddy Duchin Story (1956)

Approved | 123 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.9
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The life story of the famous pianist and band-leader of the 1930s and 1940s.

Director: George Sidney | Stars: Tyrone Power, Kim Novak, Victoria Shaw, James Whitmore

Votes: 1,419

11. The Benny Goodman Story (1956)

Approved | 116 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.7
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Director: Valentine Davies | Stars: Steve Allen, Donna Reed, Berta Gersten, Barry Truex

Votes: 957

12. Birth of the Blues (1941)

Approved | 87 min | Music

6.4
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Jeff grows up near Basin Street in New Orleans, playing his clarinet with the dock workers. He puts together a band, the Basin Street Hot-Shots, which includes a cornet player, Memphis. ... See full summary »

Director: Victor Schertzinger | Stars: Bing Crosby, Mary Martin, Brian Donlevy, Carolyn Lee

Votes: 286

13. Nickelodeon (1976)

PG | 121 min | Comedy

6.3
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A lawyer, then a writer, then a film director, is the career path of the bashful Leo Harrigan. But Leo has problems as well, such as being hopelessly smitten with his leading lady, who ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Bogdanovich | Stars: Ryan O'Neal, Burt Reynolds, Tatum O'Neal, Brian Keith

Votes: 1,674

14. Jesse Stafford and His Orchestra (1928)

Short, Music

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Stars: Jesse Stafford, The Lucas Brothers

15. By Request (1935)

Approved | 11 min | Short, Musical

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This Vitaphone Melody Master starts off on the Louisiana levees, and then shifts to a California nightclub, where Claude Hopkins and His Orchestra are performing. Orlando Roberson sings a ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Mack | Stars: Claude Hopkins, Orlando Roberson, Tip Tap & Toe

16. Flippen's Frolics (1936)

Approved | 18 min | Short, Comedy, Music

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In a New York City cabaret setting, Jay. C. Flippen (using his Colonel Flippen character, as J. C. Flippen) emcees and introduces various stage, vaudeville and radio acts and performers, ... See full summary »

Director: Milton Schwarzwald | Stars: Jay C. Flippen, Rose Marie, Jay Seiler, Lewis Seiler

17. Dave Apollon & His Orchestra (1938)

10 min | Short, Comedy, Music

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Director: Roy Mack | Stars: Dave Apollon, Tess Gardella, Bobby Graham, Buddy Green

18. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)
Episode: Episode #4.61 (1964)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: Mike Douglas, Frankie Laine