Latest Titles With John Kelly


1. Sofia (1948)

PG | 82 min | Action, Drama

6.7
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In this Cold-War thriller Steve Roark (Gene Raymond) helps nuclear scientists in their desperate attempt to escape the ruthless Russian Communist agents who are chasing after them. Roark is... See full summary »

Director: John Reinhardt | Stars: Gene Raymond, Sigrid Gurie, Patricia Morison, Mischa Auer

Votes: 17

2. The Mighty McGurk (1947)

Approved | 85 min | Drama

6.3
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"Slag" McGurk, a former boxing champ living on memories of glories past, spends his days and nights as a bouncer/braggert/boozer at Glenson's saloon. But when "Slag" stumbles upon a young ... See full summary »

Director: John Waters | Stars: Wallace Beery, Dean Stockwell, Edward Arnold, Aline MacMahon

Votes: 131

3. Captain Boycott (1947)

Approved | 92 min | Drama, History

6.6
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In 1880 Ireland, poor farmers rebel against the abuses of their British landlords.

Director: Frank Launder | Stars: Stewart Granger, Kathleen Ryan, Cecil Parker, Mervyn Johns

Votes: 244

4. Ladies' Man (1947)

Approved | 91 min | Comedy

6.8
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A boy from the country inherits $10 million, and decides to go to New York City to live it up.

Director: William D. Russell | Stars: Eddie Bracken, Cass Daley, Virginia Welles, Spike Jones

Votes: 21

5. The Dark Corner (1946)

Approved | 99 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.2
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Secretary tries to help her boss, who is framed for a murder.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Lucille Ball, Clifton Webb, William Bendix, Mark Stevens

Votes: 3,346

6. Blue Skies (1946)

Unrated | 99 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.5
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Jed Potter looks back on a love triangle conducted over the course of years and between musical numbers. Dancer Jed loves showgirl Mary, who loves compulsive nightclub-opener Johnny, who ... See full summary »

Directors: Stuart Heisler, Mark Sandrich | Stars: Fred Astaire, Bing Crosby, Joan Caulfield, Billy De Wolfe

Votes: 1,068

7. Young Widow (1946)

Approved | 100 min | Drama

6.5
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A grieving war widow meets a young Lieutenant but spurns him for trying too hard to gain her affection. Will she give him a second chance when they meet again?

Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Jane Russell, Louis Hayward, Faith Domergue, Marie Wilson

Votes: 169

8. Cross My Heart (1946)

Passed | 85 min | Comedy, Music, Mystery

7.3
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A compulsive liar admits to a killing she didn't commit so her husband, a lawyer, can clear her and build a reputation for himself.

Director: John Berry | Stars: Betty Hutton, Sonny Tufts, Ruth Donnelly, Rhys Williams

Votes: 21

9. Joe Palooka, Champ (1946)

Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

6.1
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Manager Knobby Walsh discovers young hunk Joe Palooka and trains him to fight the champ. Mobsters try to make life tough for Joe and his socialite girlfriend Anne. Cameos by several boxing stars.

Director: Reginald Le Borg | Stars: Leon Errol, Joe Kirkwood Jr., Elyse Knox, Eduardo Ciannelli

Votes: 15

10. Wonder Man (1945)

Approved | 98 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical

7.1
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After being murdered by gangsters, an exuberant nightclub entertainer returns as a ghost to persuade his meek twin brother to help bring his killers to justice.

Director: H. Bruce Humberstone | Stars: Danny Kaye, Virginia Mayo, Vera-Ellen, Donald Woods

Votes: 1,639

11. Nob Hill (1945)

95 min | Drama, Musical

6.3
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The owner of a San Francisco saloon yearns to rank among the upper crust of Nob Hill. When he begins romancing a wealthy socialite it looks like he may have his entry into high society. The... See full summary »

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: George Raft, Joan Bennett, Vivian Blaine, Peggy Ann Garner

Votes: 204

12. That Night with You (1945)

Approved | 84 min | Comedy

6.3
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A young singer becomes so desperate to appear on Broadway that she goes to a prominent producer and tells him that she is the daughter who resulted from his day-long marriage to a young woman he knew years ago.

Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Franchot Tone, Susanna Foster, David Bruce, Louise Allbritton

Votes: 27

13. The Tiger Woman (1945)

Approved | 57 min | Crime

7.3
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Director: Philip Ford | Stars: Adele Mara, Kane Richmond, Richard Fraser, Peggy Stewart

Votes: 26

14. I'll Tell the World (1945)

61 min | Comedy

6.8
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Director: Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Lee Tracy, Brenda Joyce, Raymond Walburn, June Preisser

Votes: 5

15. Blonde from Brooklyn (1945)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Music

5.6
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Returning soldier Dixon Harper meets cute with promising radio singer Susan Parker. Susan is mistaken for a heiress to a southern plantation by blustery colonel Farnsworth and she ignores wise cracking friend Diane to see the ruse through.

Director: Del Lord | Stars: Bob Haymes, Lynn Merrick, Thurston Hall, Mary Treen

Votes: 58

16. Boogie Woogie (1945)

Approved | 17 min | Comedy, Short, Musical

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While his wife is away, Robert lets his kids go out jitterbugging.

Director: Noel Madison | Stars: Robert Benchley, Barbara Matthews, Carmella Bergstrom, Roland Dupree

17. Trail to Vengeance (1945)

Approved | 54 min | Action, Comedy, Music

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A cowboy investigating his brother's murder finds himself going up against a banker who holds the deed to the cowboy's family ranch.

Director: Wallace Fox | Stars: Kirby Grant, Fuzzy Knight, Jane Adams, Tom Fadden

18. Once Upon a Time (1944)

Approved | 89 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.1
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A cash-strapped theater producer promotes a nine-year-old boy's dancing caterpillar.

Director: Alexander Hall | Stars: Cary Grant, Janet Blair, James Gleason, Ted Donaldson

Votes: 749

19. Up in Arms (1944)

Passed | 105 min | Comedy, Musical

6.6
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Hypochondriac Danny Weems gets drafted into the army and makes life miserable for his fellow GIs. He's also lovesick when it comes to pretty Mary Morgan, unaware that she's in love with his... See full summary »

Director: Elliott Nugent | Stars: Danny Kaye, Dana Andrews, Dinah Shore, Constance Dowling

Votes: 679

20. Wing and a Prayer (1944)

Approved | 97 min | Action, Drama, War

6.9
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In WW2, an American aircraft carrier sails around the Pacific on a decoy mission until it joins the battle of Midway against the Japanese forces.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Don Ameche, Dana Andrews, William Eythe, Charles Bickford

Votes: 1,134

21. Summer Storm (1944)

Approved | 106 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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In this filmed Chekhov adaptation, Olga is an alluring peasant woman who lures cynical aristocrat Fedor away from his milquetoast fiancée, with tragic consequences.

Director: Douglas Sirk | Stars: Linda Darnell, George Sanders, Anna Lee, Edward Everett Horton

Votes: 348

22. 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: 666

23. Jack London (1943)

Approved | 94 min | Adventure, Biography, Romance

5.2
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Episodes in the adventurous life of the American novelist (1876-1916).

Director: Alfred Santell | Stars: Michael O'Shea, Susan Hayward, Osa Massen, Harry Davenport

Votes: 225

24. Coney Island (1943)

Approved | 96 min | Musical, Comedy

6.6
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Set at the turn of the century, smooth talking con man Eddie Johnson weasels his way into a job at friend and rival Joe Rocco's Coney Island night spot. Eddie meets the club's star ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Lang | Stars: Betty Grable, George Montgomery, Cesar Romero, Charles Winninger

Votes: 315 | Gross: $3.50M

25. Sweet Rosie O'Grady (1943)

74 min | Musical

6.5
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Music-hall star Madeleine Marlowe leaves London engaged to the Duke of Trippingham only to find back home that Police Gazette hack Samuel A. McGee has exposed her as former burlesque queen ... See full summary »

Director: Irving Cummings | Stars: Betty Grable, Robert Young, Adolphe Menjou, Reginald Gardiner

Votes: 220 | Gross: $3.40M

26. It's a Great Life (1943)

68 min | Comedy

7.0
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Dagwood buys a horse when he is supposed to be buying a house.

Director: Frank R. Strayer | Stars: Penny Singleton, Arthur Lake, Larry Simms, Daisy

Votes: 105

27. Tales of Manhattan (1942)

Unrated | 118 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.4
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A formal tailcoat that gets passed from one owner to another affects each life in a significant way.

Director: Julien Duvivier | Stars: Charles Boyer, Rita Hayworth, Ginger Rogers, Henry Fonda

Votes: 1,582

28. Moontide (1942)

Approved | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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After a drunken binge on the San Pablo waterfront, longshoreman Bobo fears he may have killed a man. In his uncertainty, he takes a job on an isolated bait barge. That night, he rescues ... See full summary »

Directors: Archie Mayo, Fritz Lang | Stars: Jean Gabin, Ida Lupino, Thomas Mitchell, Claude Rains

Votes: 1,087

29. Larceny, Inc. (1942)

Approved | 95 min | Comedy, Crime

7.4
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Three ex-cons buy a luggage shop to tunnel into the bank vault next door. But despite all they can do, the shop prospers...

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Jane Wyman, Broderick Crawford, Jack Carson

Votes: 1,953

30. My Favorite Blonde (1942)

Passed | 78 min | Comedy

7.2
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Karen Bentley, an English secret agent, links up with Larry Haines and his star penguin Percy in an attempt to outwit German spies.

Director: Sidney Lanfield | Stars: Bob Hope, Madeleine Carroll, Gale Sondergaard, George Zucco

Votes: 995

31. My Gal Sal (1942)

103 min | Biography, Comedy, Musical

6.5
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Chronicles the early life of gay nineties-era songwriter Paul Dresser as he outgrows his job as carnival entertainer and moves up into New York society, writing one hit song after another. ... See full summary »

Director: Irving Cummings | Stars: Rita Hayworth, Victor Mature, John Sutton, Carole Landis

Votes: 432

32. Ten Gentlemen from West Point (1942)

102 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.5
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In the early 19th century, Congress mulls the idea of re-opening the West Point military training academy that formed officers for the American Revolutionary War.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: George Montgomery, Maureen O'Hara, John Sutton, Laird Cregar

Votes: 178

33. Girl Trouble (1942)

Approved | 81 min | Comedy

6.7
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A South American in New York rents the apartment of a socialite who pretends to be his maid.

Director: Harold D. Schuster | Stars: Don Ameche, Joan Bennett, Billie Burke, Frank Craven

Votes: 55

34. Dr. Broadway (1942)

Approved | 68 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.6
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New York City physician, Dr. Timothy Kane, knows Broadway, the Great White Way and all of its characters thoroughly, as does his receptionist, Connie Madigan. A man Kane had sent to prison ... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Mann | Stars: Macdonald Carey, Jean Phillips, J. Carrol Naish, Richard Lane

Votes: 49

35. Jail House Blues (1942)

62 min | Comedy, Musical

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A prisoner about to be pardoned puts it off until he can put on one last variety show for his fellow inmates.

Director: Albert S. Rogell | Stars: Nat Pendleton, Anne Gwynne, Robert Paige, Horace McMahon

36. Shadow of the Thin Man (1941)

Passed | 97 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.3
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Nick and Nora are at their wisecracking best as they investigate murder and racketeering at a local race track.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Barry Nelson, Donna Reed

Votes: 4,494

37. Topper Returns (1941)

Approved | 88 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery

7.0
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A fun-loving young woman finds herself murdered after trading bedrooms with her wealthy friend. Her ghost seeks aid from a banker to find out why and by whom.

Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: Joan Blondell, Roland Young, Carole Landis, Billie Burke

Votes: 2,039

38. Manpower (1941)

Approved | 104 min | Drama

6.8
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Two friends, who are members of a road crew employed by a Los Angeles power company, battle the elements to restore electrical power and trade punches over the same woman.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Marlene Dietrich, George Raft, Alan Hale

Votes: 1,027

39. You're in the Army Now (1941)

Passed | 79 min | Comedy

6.3
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Vacuum-cleaner salesmen Homer "Jeeper" Smith and "Breezy" Jones are accidentally inducted into the army, and "Jeeper", who can sell anything, immediately begins to try and convince, Colonel... See full summary »

Director: Lewis Seiler | Stars: Jimmy Durante, Phil Silvers, Jane Wyman, Regis Toomey

Votes: 237

40. Blondie in Society (1941)

Approved | 76 min | Comedy

7.1
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Dagwood brings home a pedigreed Great Dane which an important company client wants and which Blondie enters in the big dog show. A highlight of this film is the canine burping display.

Director: Frank R. Strayer | Stars: Penny Singleton, Arthur Lake, Larry Simms, Daisy

Votes: 170

41. Reaching for the Sun (1941)

Approved | 90 min | Comedy

7.3
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Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Joel McCrea, Ellen Drew, Eddie Bracken, Albert Dekker

Votes: 32

42. The Pittsburgh Kid (1941)

Approved | 76 min | Action, Drama, Sport

8.2
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Director: Jack Townley | Stars: Billy Conn, Jean Parker, Dick Purcell, Alan Baxter

Votes: 5

43. Three Sons o' Guns (1941)

Passed | 65 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
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Having being left a widow when her sons were young, Margaret Patters struggles to bring them up on the limited family finances. When they reach manhood, they cause her much travail because,... See full summary »

Director: Benjamin Stoloff | Stars: Wayne Morris, Marjorie Rambeau, Irene Rich, Tom Brown

Votes: 48

44. My Little Chickadee (1940)

Approved | 83 min | Comedy, Western

7.0
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Rightly suspected of illicit relations with the Masked Bandit, Flower Belle Lee is run out of Little Bend. On the train she meets con man Cuthbert J. Twillie and pretends to marry him for "... See full summary »

Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: Mae West, W.C. Fields, Joseph Calleia, Dick Foran

Votes: 2,245

45. Road to Singapore (1940)

Approved | 85 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.1
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Bing Crosby and Bob Hope star in the first of the 'Road to' movies as two playboys trying to forget previous romances in Singapore - until they meet Dorothy Lamour.

Director: Victor Schertzinger | Stars: Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Dorothy Lamour, Charles Coburn

Votes: 3,155

46. The Green Hornet (1940)

Approved | 258 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

7.1
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A newspaper publisher and his Korean servant fight crime as vigilantes who pose as a notorious masked gangster and his aide.

Directors: Ford Beebe, Ray Taylor | Stars: Gordon Jones, Wade Boteler, Keye Luke, Anne Nagel

Votes: 398

47. Black Friday (1940)

Approved | 70 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.4
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Dr. Sovac transplants the brain of a gangster into his professor friend's body to save his life, but there is a side effect that causes a dangerous split personality.

Director: Arthur Lubin | Stars: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Stanley Ridges, Anne Nagel

Votes: 1,552

48. Castle on the Hudson (1940)

Approved | 77 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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Mobster Tommy Gordon isn't worried about being sentenced to Sing Sing prison because his political pals have promised him a quick parole. A troublesome prisoner, he finally concedes that ... See full summary »

Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: John Garfield, Ann Sheridan, Pat O'Brien, Burgess Meredith

Votes: 462

49. I Want a Divorce (1940)

Approved | 93 min | Drama

6.3
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Comedy about newlyweds wondering if their marriage was a mistake.

Director: Ralph Murphy | Stars: Joan Blondell, Dick Powell, Gloria Dickson, Frank Fay

Votes: 29

50. Bowery Boy (1940)

71 min | Comedy, Crime

7.8
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Dr. Tom O'Hara takes over a public clinic in New York's desperately poor Bowery section. Boy gangleader Sock Dolan resents Tom's interference in moving Sock's kid brother to a hospital, ... See full summary »

Director: William Morgan | Stars: Dennis O'Keefe, Louise Campbell, Jimmy Lydon, Helen Vinson

Votes: 10

51. Sandy Is a Lady (1940)

65 min | Comedy

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Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Baby Sandy, Billy Lenhart, Kenneth Brown, Eugene Pallette

52. These Glamour Girls (1939)

Passed | 79 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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A drunken college student invites a dance hostess to the big college dance and then forgets he asked her. When she shows up at school, he tries to get rid of her, but she won't leave. ... See full summary »

Director: S. Sylvan Simon | Stars: Lew Ayres, Lana Turner, Tom Brown, Richard Carlson

Votes: 304

53. Sergeant Madden (1939)

Approved | 80 min | Crime, Drama, Family

6.0
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A highly respected Irish cop is pleased when his son follows him onto the force. Unfortunately, the son is more interested in rewards than in upholding the law. When he shoots a child ... See full summary »

Director: Josef von Sternberg | Stars: Wallace Beery, Tom Brown, Alan Curtis, Laraine Day

Votes: 133

54. They Shall Have Music (1939)

Passed | 102 min | Music, Drama, Family

7.1
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A boy runs away from home and ends up at a music school for poor children. When the school suffers hard times, he enlists the aid of violinist Heifetz to save the day.

Director: Archie Mayo | Stars: Jascha Heifetz, Joel McCrea, Andrea Leeds, Gene Reynolds

Votes: 355

55. Meet Dr. Christian (1939)

Not Rated | 68 min | Drama

6.4
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A pleasant down-home entry which casts Hersholt as the title doctor in the mythical town of Rivers End, Minnesota.

Director: Bernard Vorhaus | Stars: Jean Hersholt, Dorothy Lovett, Robert Baldwin, Enid Bennett

Votes: 47

56. Sudden Money (1939)

66 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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Director: Nick Grinde | Stars: Charles Ruggles, Marjorie Rambeau, Charley Grapewin, Broderick Crawford

Votes: 11

57. Burn 'Em Up O'Connor (1939)

Approved | 70 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.5
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A series of identical accidents kills racing drivers, but a dim-witted mechanic suspects they were not accidents.

Director: Edward Sedgwick | Stars: Dennis O'Keefe, Cecilia Parker, Nat Pendleton, Harry Carey

Votes: 71

58. Kid Nightingale (1939)

Passed | 57 min | Comedy, Music, Sport

6.0
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A singing waiter gets into an argument with some obnoxious customers and winds up knocking them out. The incident is witnessed by a shady boxing promoter who sees an opportunity to cash in ... See full summary »

Director: George Amy | Stars: John Payne, Jane Wyman, Walter Catlett, Edward Brophy

Votes: 120

59. Wolf Call (1939)

Approved | 62 min | Adventure, Romance

7.1
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Playboy Michael "Mike" Vance, Jr.is night-clubbing in New York City with Natalie. Natalie is shallow. Mike doesn't care. Mike and Natalie join a scavenger hunt and break-in a pet shop to ... See full summary »

Director: George Waggner | Stars: John Carroll, Movita, George Lynn, Guy Usher

Votes: 17

60. Bringing Up Baby (1938)

Not Rated | 102 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

8.0
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While trying to secure a $1 million donation for his museum, a befuddled paleontologist is pursued by a flighty and often irritating heiress and her pet leopard, Baby.

Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charles Ruggles, Walter Catlett

Votes: 48,796

61. The Sisters (1938)

Approved | 99 min | Drama

7.2
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Three daughters of a small town pharmacist undergo trials and tribulations in their problematic marriages between 1904 and 1908.

Director: Anatole Litvak | Stars: Errol Flynn, Bette Davis, Anita Louise, Ian Hunter

Votes: 1,427

62. The Crowd Roars (1938)

Passed | 90 min | Action, Drama

6.8
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A young boxer gets caught between a no-good father and a crime boss when he starts dating the boss's daughter, although she doesn't know what daddy does for a living.

Director: Richard Thorpe | Stars: Robert Taylor, Edward Arnold, Frank Morgan, Maureen O'Sullivan

Votes: 261

63. Female Fugitive (1938)

58 min | Drama

6.0
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Insurance investigators go after a ring of truck hijackers.

Director: William Nigh | Stars: Evelyn Venable, Craig Reynolds, Reed Hadley, John Kelly

Votes: 25

64. Everybody's Doing It (1938)

Approved | 67 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

4.9
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Gangsters are attempting to control the solutions (and winning) of the puzzles in a national newspapers picture puzzles contest craze.

Director: Christy Cabanne | Stars: Preston Foster, Sally Eilers, Cecil Kellaway, Lorraine Krueger

Votes: 43

65. Convicts at Large (1938)

Not Rated | 57 min | Drama

5.3
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An innocent man is bamboozled into trading places with a dangerous escaped convict.

Directors: Scott R. Beal, David Friedman | Stars: Ralph Forbes, Paula Stone, William Royle, John Kelly

Votes: 37

66. Exposed (1938)

Approved | 63 min | Drama

5.9
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A magazine reporter exposes a crooked District Attorney, resulting in his trial. Complications ensue, however, when the man is acquitted.

Director: Harold D. Schuster | Stars: Glenda Farrell, Otto Kruger, Herbert Mundin, Charles D. Brown

Votes: 21

67. The Last Gangster (1937)

Passed | 81 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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A gangster is jailed for ten years after his wife becomes pregnant. He becomes bitter when she divorces him and remarries.

Director: Edward Ludwig | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, James Stewart, Rose Stradner, Lionel Stander

Votes: 1,084

68. Exclusive (1937)

85 min | Drama

7.0
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Two newspapers are pitted against each other. One owned by gangster Charles Gillette (Lloyd Nolan), the other by Ralph Houston (Fred MacMurray).

Director: Alexander Hall | Stars: Fred MacMurray, Frances Farmer, Charles Ruggles, Lloyd Nolan

Votes: 43

69. Live, Love and Learn (1937)

Passed | 78 min | Comedy

6.0
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Bob is a struggling artist who paints for his own amusement. Julie is a rich society girl. When they meet, it is cute and they are soon married. Living in a small apartment with the ... See full summary »

Director: George Fitzmaurice | Stars: Robert Montgomery, Rosalind Russell, Robert Benchley, Helen Vinson

Votes: 226

70. When's Your Birthday? (1937)

Passed | 75 min | Comedy, Romance

5.7
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Some shady characters discover that a sad sack nightclub bus boy has the ability to predict outcomes of races and other events through astrology.

Director: Harry Beaumont | Stars: Joe E. Brown, Marian Marsh, Fred Keating, Edgar Kennedy

Votes: 123

71. Wings Over Honolulu (1937)

Approved | 78 min | Drama, Romance

5.4
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A Navy pilot gets involved in a romantic triangle while stationed in Hawaii.

Director: H.C. Potter | Stars: Wendy Barrie, Ray Milland, William Gargan, Kent Taylor

Votes: 39

72. The Grand Bounce (1937)

Approved | 11 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

6.1
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A man writes a check for $1,000 to cover a gambling debt. The problem is that he doesn't have enough money in his bank account to cover it. The check was written on Friday afternoon, but ... See full summary »

Director: Jacques Tourneur | Stars: Barbara Bedford, Margaret Bert, Dell Henderson, Olaf Hytten

Votes: 57

73. Angel's Holiday (1937)

Approved | 76 min | Comedy

6.7
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With the help of a young newspaperman Jane rescues a movie star who is caught held for ransom when she visits her hometown.

Director: James Tinling | Stars: Jane Withers, Joan Davis, Sally Blane, Robert Kent

Votes: 14

74. Merry-Go-Round of 1938 (1937)

Approved | 87 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

5.8
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Two screwy characters travel to Hollywood and cause mischief.

Director: Irving Cummings | Stars: Bert Lahr, Jimmy Savo, Billy House, Alice Brady

Votes: 8

75. Armored Car (1937)

Approved | 64 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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A detective goes undercover to break up a hijacking ring.

Director: Lewis R. Foster | Stars: Robert Wilcox, Judith Barrett, Cesar Romero, Irving Pichel

Votes: 11

76. You Can't Buy Luck (1937)

Approved | 61 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.7
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Wealthy and superstitious race-horse owner Joe Baldwin practices philanthropy because he believes his charity donations bring luck to his ponies. One object of his bounty is gold-digger ... See full summary »

Director: Lew Landers | Stars: Onslow Stevens, Helen Mack, Vinton Hayworth, Maxine Jennings

Votes: 43

77. The Big Shot (1937)

Approved | 60 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

6.2
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A small-town veterinarian inherits $2 million from his uncle, whom he hasn't seen for years. He decides to use some of his new-found wealth to fund a clean-up crusade against the gangster ... See full summary »

Director: Edward Killy | Stars: Guy Kibbee, Cora Witherspoon, Dorothy Moore, Gordon Jones

Votes: 90

78. That's My Story! (1937)

Approved | 62 min | Drama, Music, Mystery

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A reporter desperate for a story tries to interview a gangster's girlfriend jailed in a small town. He gets himself thrown in the same jail and runs into a female reporter with the same ... See full summary »

Director: Sidney Salkow | Stars: Claudia Morgan, William Lundigan, Herbert Mundin, Hobart Cavanaugh

79. 23 1/2 Hours Leave (1937)

Passed | 72 min | Comedy, Music, War

5.1
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Army training Sgt. Gray makes a bet that he can get himself invited to breakfast with his commanding officer, General Markley. But he gets into an unhappy tangle with a couple of enemy ... See full summary »

Director: John G. Blystone | Stars: James Ellison, Terry Walker, Morgan Hill, Arthur Lake

Votes: 28

80. Behind the Mike (1937)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Romance

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Complications ensue after a radio producer insults a sponsor.

Director: Sidney Salkow | Stars: William Gargan, Judith Barrett, Don Wilson, Sterling Holloway

81. Portia on Trial (1937)

Approved | 72 min | Crime, Drama

6.0
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Lady lawyer Portia Merryman (Frieda Inescourt) defends woebegone Elizabeth Manners (Heather Angel), who is on trial for shooting her lover Earle Condon (Neil Hamilton).

Director: George Nichols Jr. | Stars: Walter Abel, Frieda Inescort, Neil Hamilton, Heather Angel

Votes: 29

82. The Walking Dead (1936)

Approved | 66 min | Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.7
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After hapless pianist and ex-con John Elman is framed for murder, he is resurrected by a scientist after his execution.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Boris Karloff, Ricardo Cortez, Edmund Gwenn, Marguerite Churchill

Votes: 1,816

83. San Francisco (1936)

Unrated | 115 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

7.3
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A Barbary Coast saloonkeeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Clark Gable, Jeanette MacDonald, Spencer Tracy, Jack Holt

Votes: 4,264

84. After the Thin Man (1936)

Passed | 112 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.7
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Nick investigates the case of a missing man and later a murder that is connected to Nora's family.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart, Elissa Landi

Votes: 8,017

85. Our Relations (1936)

Approved | 73 min | Comedy

7.5
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Unbeknownst to Stanley and Oliver, their long-lost twin brothers, sailors Alfie and Bert are in town on shore leave carrying a valuable pearl ring entrusted to them by their ship's captain.... See full summary »

Director: Harry Lachman | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Alan Hale, Sidney Toler

Votes: 2,161

86. Poor Little Rich Girl (1936)

Approved | 79 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

7.1
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The daughter of a wealthy businessman becomes lost in the city while traveling to a new school, and is taken in by a pair of down-on-their-luck performers.

Director: Irving Cummings | Stars: Shirley Temple, Alice Faye, Gloria Stuart, Jack Haley

Votes: 1,047

87. Born to Dance (1936)

Passed | 106 min | Musical, Comedy

6.8
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Sailor Ted meets at the Lonely Hearts Club of his friend Gunny's wife, Jenny, a girl, Nora Paige, and falls in love. Nora wants to become a dancer on Broadway. Ted rescues the Pekinese of ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: Eleanor Powell, James Stewart, Virginia Bruce, Una Merkel

Votes: 1,097

88. The Devil Is a Sissy (1936)

Passed | 92 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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A well-bred young English lad living in lower Manhattan tries to gain acceptance from his not-so-well-bred peers at school.

Directors: W.S. Van Dyke, Rowland Brown | Stars: Freddie Bartholomew, Jackie Cooper, Mickey Rooney, Ian Hunter

Votes: 339

89. Polo Joe (1936)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy

6.0
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Despite a severe horse allergy, Joe Bolton pretends to be a passionate polo player in order to win the heart of his horse-loving neighbor.

Director: William C. McGann | Stars: Joe E. Brown, Carol Hughes, Richard 'Skeets' Gallagher, Joe King

Votes: 76

90. Tough Guy (1936)

Passed | 76 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.0
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An unhappy child, accompanied by his dog, runs away from home and is befriended by a gangster on the lam.

Director: Chester M. Franklin | Stars: Jackie Cooper, Joseph Calleia, Rin Tin Tin Jr., Harvey Stephens

Votes: 130

91. The Bridge of Sighs (1936)

66 min | Drama, Crime, Thriller

5.3
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Assistant District Attorney Jeffery Powell has just sent an innocent man to prison for the murder of a gambler. Powell is in love with, Marion Courtney, but he's unaware that Marion is the ... See full summary »

Director: Phil Rosen | Stars: Onslow Stevens, Dorothy Tree, Jack La Rue, Mary Doran

Votes: 43

92. Kelly the Second (1936)

Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Romance

5.9
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Director: Gus Meins | Stars: Patsy Kelly, Guinn 'Big Boy' Williams, Charley Chase, Pert Kelton

Votes: 99

93. It Had to Happen (1936)

79 min | Drama

7.2
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A poor boy rises to power in politics. When the banker husband of his secret love takes money and flees the country, he replaces the lost amount and becomes implicated in the crime.

Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: George Raft, Rosalind Russell, Leo Carrillo, Arline Judge

Votes: 33

94. Lady Luck (1936)

Approved | 62 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.3
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(1936, Chesterfield) - William Bakewell, Patricia Farr, Lulu McConnell, Duncan Renaldo, Iris Adrian. A female movie-star wannabe holds a winning ticket for a race won by champion racehorse,... See full summary »

Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Patricia Farr, William Bakewell, Duncan Renaldo, Iris Adrian

Votes: 19

95. The Gentleman from Louisiana (1936)

67 min | Crime, Drama

4.3
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In Victorian-era USA, a horse-jockey becomes a scapegoat in the nefarious schemes of a group of small-time criminals.

Director: Irving Pichel | Stars: Eddie Quillan, Charles 'Chic' Sale, Charlotte Henry, John Miljan

Votes: 7

96. In Paris, A.W.O.L. (1936)

Approved | 67 min | Comedy

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Director: Roland D. Reed | Stars: Lola Lane, Irene Ware, Lawrence Gray, Chick Chandler

97. Easy Money (1936)

Approved | 70 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.2
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Dan Adams resigns his position as prosecutor on the district attorney's staff and sets out to clean up a gang of fake-accident racketeers. He gets a job with an insurance company, and ... See full summary »

Director: Phil Rosen | Stars: Onslow Stevens, Kay Linaker, Noel Madison, Allen Vincent

Votes: 21

98. Timothy's Quest (1936)

Approved | 65 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Timothy (Dickie Moore), an orphan, is sent with his sister, Gay (Sally Martin), to a farm run by Vilda Cummins (Elizabeth Patterson, an old maid with a dislike for children. Timothy ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Barton | Stars: Eleanore Whitney, Tom Keene, Dickie Moore, Virginia Weidler

Votes: 11

99. The Law in Her Hands (1936)

Approved | 58 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.6
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Novice attorneys Mary and 'Dot' open their own practice, confident that their futures looks bright. But after months of rising debt and falling income, Mary stumbles into the employ of ... See full summary »

Director: William Clemens | Stars: Margaret Lindsay, Glenda Farrell, Warren Hull, Lyle Talbot

Votes: 113

100. Fugitive in the Sky (1936)

Approved | 58 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

6.1
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Reporter Terry Brewer goes to the Los Angeles airport to say goodbye to his sweetheart, airline hostess Rita Moore. He notices G-Man Mike Phelan among the passengers and assuming Phelan is ... See full summary »

Director: Nick Grinde | Stars: Jean Muir, Warren Hull, Gordon Oliver, Carlyle Moore Jr.

Votes: 134