boblipton's Ratings


1. Port of Lost Dreams (1934)

1 hr 11 min | Crime, Romance, Drama

Rated on 24 Jul 2019

A gangster's girlfriend on the run from the police, who suspect her of helping her boyfriend commit a robbery, holes up in a waterfront bar. She stows away on a fishing boat headed out to ... See full summary »

Director: Frank R. Strayer | Stars: William Boyd, Lola Lane, George F. Marion, Edward Gargan

Votes: 37

2. I'd Give My Life (1936)

PG | 1 hr 13 min | Drama

Rated on 23 Jul 2019

The movie, like the play "The Noose" on which it is based, is the story of a young man sentenced to be hanged for murdering a racketeer because, in order to protect others whom he admires, ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Guy Standing, Frances Drake, Tom Brown, Janet Beecher

Votes: 30

3. I Conquer the Sea! (1936)

1 hr 10 min | Drama

Rated on 23 Jul 2019

The captain of a fishing boat loses his arm while out at sea. He determines not to let the loss ruin his life and goes back to sea as a one-armed sailor.

Director: Victor Halperin | Stars: Steffi Duna, Dennis Morgan, Douglas Walton, George Cleveland

Votes: 30

4. The Green-eyed Blonde (1957)

Approved | 1 hr 16 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 23 Jul 2019

Reform school girls trying to make the best of a bad situation.

Director: Bernard Girard | Stars: Susan Oliver, Melinda Casey, Beverly Long, Norma Jean Nilsson

Votes: 70

5. Death from a Distance (1935)

Not Rated | 1 hr 8 min | Mystery, Thriller

Rated on 23 Jul 2019

While a distinguished astronomer is giving a lecture in a planetarium, a shot rings out and one of the audience members is found dead. A tough detective and a brassy female reporter lock horns as they both try to break the case.

Director: Frank R. Strayer | Stars: Russell Hopton, Lola Lane, George F. Marion, Lee Kohlmar

Votes: 133

6. Young Dynamite (1937)

Approved | 57 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 23 Jul 2019

A young, newly-appointed rookie state trooper, John Shields, is celebrating with his sister Jane, his younger brother Freddie and Tom Marlin, Jane's fiancé and also a trooper, when they ... See full summary »

Director: Leslie Goodwins | Stars: Frankie Darro, Kane Richmond, Charlotte Henry, Willy Castello

Votes: 32

7. White Legion (1936)

1 hr 21 min | Drama

Rated on 22 Jul 2019

In the early 1900s, as the Panama Canal is being built, a group of doctors try to discover a cure for yellow fever, a disease that is decimating the workers constructing the canal.

Director: Karl Brown | Stars: Ian Keith, Tala Birell, Ferdinand Gottschalk, Suzanne Kaaren

Votes: 19

8. Pigs and Battleships (1961)

Not Rated | 1 hr 48 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Rated on 22 Jul 2019

A young hoodlum decides to work for a criminal organization that is tearing itself apart.

Director: Shôhei Imamura | Stars: Hiroyuki Nagato, Jitsuko Yoshimura, Masao Mishima, Tetsurô Tanba

Votes: 1,706

9. What Price Crime (1935)

Approved | 1 hr 3 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

Rated on 22 Jul 2019

Thieves break into a warehouse that stores guns, steal them and kill the night watchman. An undercover agent assigned to the case happens to get into a traffic accident with the sister of ... See full summary »

Director: Albert Herman | Stars: Charles Starrett, Noel Madison, Virginia Cherrill, Charles Delaney

Votes: 75

10. Up the Sandbox (1972)

R | 1 hr 37 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 22 Jul 2019

A bored housewife takes refuge in a fantasy world.

Director: Irvin Kershner | Stars: Barbra Streisand, David Selby, Ariane Heller, Terry Smith

Votes: 1,191

11. Valley of Wanted Men (1935)

Approved | 1 hr 2 min | Western

Rated on 22 Jul 2019

Three men escape from prison, go back to their hometown to try to find out who framed them.

Director: Alan James | Stars: Frankie Darro, LeRoy Mason, Russell Hopton, Grant Withers

Votes: 21

12. Undercover Men (1934)

1 hr 1 min | Action, Crime, Western

Rated on 21 Jul 2019

For showing cowardice during a holdup, bank teller Bob Hunter is fired. He joins the Mounties and is assigned to look for those robbers. To have him work undercover, the Inspector's scheme ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: Charles Starrett, Adrienne Dore, Kenne Duncan, Wheeler Oakman

Votes: 42

13. Wedding Ring (1950)

1 hr 36 min | Drama

Rated on 21 Jul 2019

A jewelry store president begins to fall for the doctor treating her husband's illness (via Hulu).

Director: Keisuke Kinoshita | Stars: Jûkichi Uno, Kinuyo Tanaka, Toshirô Mifune, Nobuko Otowa

Votes: 80

14. Down to the Sea (1936)

1 hr 9 min | Drama

Rated on 21 Jul 2019

This vintage drama from Republic Pictures features a colorful cast, headlined by Ann Rutherford (Gone With The Wind), Russell Hardie (Fail Safe), and Fritz Leiber (The Hunchback of Notre ... See full summary »

Director: Lewis D. Collins | Stars: Russell Hardie, Ben Lyon, Ann Rutherford, Irving Pichel

Votes: 29

15. Telephone Operator (1937)

Approved | 1 hr 10 min | Action, Drama, Romance

Rated on 21 Jul 2019

A telephone operator covering for a friend's "fling" finds herself in the middle of a major disaster when the city is hit by a big flood and her switchboard is the center of communications.

Director: Scott Pembroke | Stars: Judith Allen, Grant Withers, Warren Hymer, Alice White

Votes: 99

16. American Me (1992)

R | 2 hr 5 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

Rated on 20 Jul 2019

A Mexican-American Mafia kingpin is released from prison, falls in love for the first time, and grows introspective about his gangster lifestyle.

Director: Edward James Olmos | Stars: Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Sal Lopez, Vira Montes

Votes: 7,191

18. Missing Girls (1936)

Approved | 1 hr 6 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 20 Jul 2019

A group of gangsters shoot Senator Benson (Wallis Clark) and take his daughter, Dorothy Benton (Muriel Evans) and her friend Ann Jason (Ann Doran) as hostages at Ma Barton's hideout. ... See full summary »

Director: Phil Rosen | Stars: Roger Pryor, Muriel Evans, Sidney Blackmer, Noel Madison

Votes: 34

19. Mr. Celebrity (1941)

Passed | 1 hr 7 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

Rated on 20 Jul 2019

The grandparents, Daniel Mason(William Halligan) and Mrs. Mason (Laura Treadwell) of Danny Mason (Robert 'Buzz' Henry)), an orphaned boy, are trying to have him put into their custody ... See full summary »

Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Robert 'Buzz' Henry, James Seay, Doris Day, William Halligan

Votes: 21

21. Mutiny Ahead (1935)

Approved | 1 hr 11 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Rated on 19 Jul 2019

A wealthy playboy winds up getting himself involved with mobsters and a search for buried treasure.

Director: Thomas Atkins | Stars: Neil Hamilton, Kathleen Burke, Leon Ames, Reginald Barlow

Votes: 20

22. The Lawless Breed (1952)

Approved | 1 hr 23 min | Western

Rated on 19 Jul 2019

After being released from prison, former gun-fighter John Wesley Hardin hopes to have his autobiography published in order to rehabilitate his tarnished reputation.

Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Rock Hudson, Julie Adams, Mary Castle, John McIntire

Votes: 927

23. His Silent Racket (1933)

20 min | Comedy, Short

Rated on 19 Jul 2019

James Finlayson manages to con Charley into becoming his partner in a failing dry cleaning shop that has been targeted by gangsters running a protection racket.

Director: Charley Chase | Stars: Charley Chase, James Finlayson, Muriel Evans, Anita Garvin

Votes: 24

24. Reg'lar Fellers (1941)

Passed | 1 hr | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

Rated on 18 Jul 2019

Based on the comic strip by Gene Byrnes, the "Reg'lar Fellers", and one girl-feller, tinker with building a land/water machine, form a kid-band and go on the radio, celebrate a birthday, ... See full summary »

Director: Arthur Dreifuss | Stars: Billy Lee, Carl 'Alfalfa' Switzer, Buddy Boles, Janet Dempsey

Votes: 48

25. The Devil on Horseback (1936)

Approved | 1 hr 10 min | Comedy, Musical

Rated on 18 Jul 2019

A movie star visits a small Latin country with her press agent, and a local bandit who has a crush on her invites her to visit his hacienda. Her press agent decides to spread the story that she's been kidnapped, which brings out the army.

Director: Crane Wilbur | Stars: Lili Damita, Fred Keating, Francisco Flores del Campo, Jean Chatburn

Votes: 26

26. Rolling Home (1946)

Approved | 1 hr 11 min | Drama, Western

Rated on 17 Jul 2019

A small town minister adopts an orphan boy and his injured rodeo horse.

Director: William Berke | Stars: Jean Parker, Russell Hayden, Pamela Blake, Raymond Hatton

Votes: 37

27. The World Accuses (1934)

1 hr 2 min | Drama

Rated on 17 Jul 2019

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Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Vivian Tobin, Dickie Moore, Cora Sue Collins, Russell Hopton

Votes: 26

28. Tomorrow's Youth (1934)

Approved | 1 hr 3 min | Drama

Rated on 17 Jul 2019

A look at how his parents' divorce affects the life of a young boy.

Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Dickie Moore, Martha Sleeper, John Miljan, Franklin Pangborn

Votes: 31

29. Morning for the Osone Family (1946)

Not Rated | 1 hr 21 min | Drama

Rated on 17 Jul 2019

A Japanese family weathers much hardship after their military uncle comes to live with them during WWII.

Director: Keisuke Kinoshita | Stars: Haruko Sugimura, Toshinosuke Nagao, Shin Tokudaiji, Mitsuko Miura

Votes: 193

30. She Had to Choose (1934)

Approved | 1 hr 5 min | Drama

Rated on 16 Jul 2019

A young actress hits Hollywood determined to be a movie star and runs into a lot of roadblocks along the way.

Director: Ralph Ceder | Stars: Buster Crabbe, Isabel Jewell, Sally Blane, Regis Toomey

Votes: 37

31. Here I Am a Stranger (1939)

Approved | 1 hr 22 min | Drama

Rated on 16 Jul 2019

Young Englishman (Greene) meets his real father (Dix) in America, a former alcoholic. They both grow in getting know one another.

Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: Richard Greene, Richard Dix, Brenda Joyce, Roland Young

Votes: 25

32. City Limits (1934)

1 hr 7 min | Comedy, Romance

Rated on 16 Jul 2019

The wealthy president of a big railroad, who's beginning to crumble under the combined pressure of business, personal and physical problems, meets up with a pair of hoboes from whom he ... See full summary »

Director: William Nigh | Stars: Frank Craven, Ray Walker, Sally Blane, Claude Gillingwater

Votes: 32

33. A Hen in the Wind (1948)

1 hr 24 min | Drama

Rated on 16 Jul 2019

A man returns from World War II to find his desperate wife had resorted to one night of prostitution to pay for their son's hospital bills.

Director: Yasujirô Ozu | Stars: Kinuyo Tanaka, Shûji Sano, Chieko Murata, Chishû Ryû

Votes: 1,108

34. Are We Civilized? (1934)

Approved | 1 hr 10 min | Drama

Rated on 15 Jul 2019

Paul is a European. He served in the army in the Great War. He emigrated to the USA. One day he returns to Europe and talks of freedom and liberty. The authorities (Nazi, but unnamed) come ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin Carewe | Stars: William Farnum, Anita Louise, Frank McGlynn Sr., LeRoy Mason

Votes: 30

35. Veronika Voss (1982)

R | 1 hr 44 min | Drama

Rated on 15 Jul 2019

A washed up UFA actress, kept by her doctor, raises suspicion in a sports journalist.

Director: Rainer Werner Fassbinder | Stars: Rosel Zech, Hilmar Thate, Cornelia Froboess, Annemarie Düringer

Votes: 5,395

36. Tab Hunter Confidential (2015)

Not Rated | 1 hr 30 min | Documentary, Biography

Rated on 15 Jul 2019

The story of matinee idol Tab Hunter from teenage stable boy to closeted Hollywood star of the 1950s.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz | Stars: Tab Hunter, Clint Eastwood, Paul Newman, Natalie Wood

Votes: 2,822

37. Paradise Island (1930)

Passed | 1 hr 8 min | Action, Adventure, Music

Rated on 15 Jul 2019

Ellen Bradford comes to the south sea island of Tonga to marry her fiancée and finds out he is a drunk. She also finds out that she is the only white woman on the island and, as such, has ... See full summary »

Director: Bert Glennon | Stars: Kenneth Harlan, Marceline Day, Tom Santschi, Paul Hurst

Votes: 62

38. The Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice (1952)

1 hr 56 min | Drama

Rated on 15 Jul 2019

A childless middle-aged couple faces a marital crisis.

Director: Yasujirô Ozu | Stars: Shin Saburi, Michiyo Kogure, Kôji Tsuruta, Chishû Ryû

Votes: 1,881

39. The Embezzler (1954)

1 hr 1 min | Crime, Drama

Rated on 14 Jul 2019

Bank robber's plans for a wealthy lifestyle gradually turn to more noble aims.

Director: John Gilling | Stars: Charles Victor, Zena Marshall, Cyril Chamberlain, Avice Landone

Votes: 64

40. Stardust (II) (1938)

Approved | 1 hr 7 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

Rated on 14 Jul 2019

Carla de Hulvea is a rumba dancer who makes news by posing as a South-American heiress. She is doing fine with her hoax until she meets American Peter Jackson, a high-pressure promoter who ... See full summary »

Director: Melville W. Brown | Stars: Ben Lyon, Lupe Velez, Wallace Ford, Jean Colin

Votes: 21

41. Men in Black: International (2019)

PG-13 | 1 hr 54 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

Rated on 14 Jul 2019

The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.

Director: F. Gary Gray | Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Kumail Nanjiani, Rebecca Ferguson

Votes: 30,243

42. American Empire (1942)

Passed | 1 hr 22 min | Western

Rated on 14 Jul 2019

Two men join forces to build a cattle empire, battle rustlers, bad weather and each other.

Director: William C. McGann | Stars: Richard Dix, Leo Carrillo, Preston Foster, Frances Gifford

Votes: 203

43. Late Autumn (1960)

Not Rated | 2 hr 8 min | Comedy, Drama

Rated on 14 Jul 2019

A widow tries to marry off her daughter with the help of her late husband's three friends.

Director: Yasujirô Ozu | Stars: Setsuko Hara, Yôko Tsukasa, Mariko Okada, Keiji Sada

Votes: 3,832

44. Where There's a Will (1955)

Not Rated | 1 hr 20 min | Comedy

Rated on 13 Jul 2019

A Cockney family inherit a ramshackle Devon farm. The rest of the family don't want to leave London but the father insists and off they go, to face the unknown.

Director: Vernon Sewell | Stars: Kathleen Harrison, George Cole, Leslie Dwyer, Ann Hanslip

Votes: 103

45. Shelter (VI) (2017)

1 hr 33 min | Drama, Thriller

Rated on 13 Jul 2019

Mossad agent Naomi is called back from sick leave and assigned to a "babysitting" job. Under a new identity, she heads to Germany to protect Mona a beautiful Lebanese informant, whom ... See full summary »

Director: Eran Riklis | Stars: Neta Riskin, Golshifteh Farahani, Yehuda Almagor, Doraid Liddawi

Votes: 173

46. A Scream in the Dark (1943)

Approved | 53 min | Adventure, Crime, Mystery

Rated on 13 Jul 2019

Newspaper reporter turned detective Mike, along with his partner Eddie Tough (who used to be his photographer on the paper), and Mike's girlfriend Joan go after some business. She's the ... See full summary »

Director: George Sherman | Stars: Robert Lowery, Marie McDonald, Edward Brophy, Elizabeth Russell

Votes: 35

48. Sea Spoilers (1936)

Approved | 1 hr 3 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

Rated on 13 Jul 2019

When Coast Guard Commander arrives at his actress girlfriend's yacht he find the owner killed, contraband seal skins, and no girlfriend.

Director: Frank R. Strayer | Stars: John Wayne, Nan Grey, William Bakewell, Fuzzy Knight

Votes: 89

49. Hit the Hay (1945)

Approved | 1 hr 2 min | Comedy, Musical

Rated on 12 Jul 2019

Two opera-company promoters persuade a singing farm-girl, Judy Stevens, to pose as an opera singer. This arouses the ire of an easily-aroused opera singer who threatens to expose Judy as a ... See full summary »

Director: Del Lord | Stars: Judy Canova, Ross Hunter, Fortunio Bonanova, Doris Merrick

Votes: 17

50. Rosie the Riveter (1944)

Passed | 1 hr 15 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

Rated on 12 Jul 2019

In wartime 1944 in California,defense plant workers Rosalind "Rosie" Warren and her friend Vera Watson must share, on a rotating schedule, the town's last available rental-room with Charlie... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Santley | Stars: Jane Frazee, Frank Albertson, Barbara Jo Allen, Frank Jenks

Votes: 43

51. Moonlight in Hawaii (1941)

Passed | 1 hr | Adventure, Comedy, Music