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The Great Man Votes

The Great Man Votes

The Great Man Votes
IMDb: 6.7
72

In 1923, Gregory Vance, a widower with two children, is a former scholar who has turned from book-to-bottle. He works, slightly, as a night-watchman and his children, who know him…

Genre: Drama
Whispering Smith

Whispering Smith

Whispering Smith
IMDb: 6.7
88

Smith as an iron-willed railroad detective. When his friend Murray is fired from the railroad and begins helping Rebstock wreck trains, Smith must go after him. He also seems to…

Genre: Action, Western
Easy Living

Easy Living

Easy Living
IMDb: 7.6
88

J.B. Ball, a rich financier, gets fed up with his free-spending family. He takes his wife’s just-bought (very expensive) sable coat and throws it out the window, it lands on…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Great McGinty

The Great McGinty

The Great McGinty
IMDb: 7.3
82

Told in flashback, Depression-era bum Dan McGinty is recruited by the city’s political machine to help with vote fraud. His great aptitude for this brings rapid promotion from “the boss,”…

Genre: Comedy
Pardon My Sarong

Pardon My Sarong

Pardon My Sarong
IMDb: 7
84

A pair of bus drivers accidentally steal their own bus. With the company issuing a warrant for their arrest, they tag along with a playboy on a boat trip that…

Genre: Comedy, Music
The Great Moment

The Great Moment

The Great Moment
IMDb: 6.3
83

The biography of Dr.W.T.Morgan, a 19th century Boston dentist, during his quest to have anesthesia, in the form of ether, accepted by the public and the medical and dental establishment.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Big City

Big City

Big City
IMDb: 6.5
80

Anna and Joe are newly married, playful and deeply in love. Joe is scraping by as cab driver in New York City during a period of corruption, mob control and…

Genre: Drama
That Darn Cat!

That Darn Cat!

That Darn Cat!
IMDb: 6.8
112

A young woman suspects foul play when her cat comes home wearing a wrist watch. Convincing the FBI, though, and catching the bad guys is tougher than she imagined.

The Perils of Pauline

The Perils of Pauline

The Perils of Pauline
IMDb: 6.5
96

Funloving Pearl White, working in a garment sweatshop, gets her big chance when she “opens” for a delayed Shakespeare play…with a comic vaudeville performance. Her brief stage career leads her…

Genre: Comedy
When Willie Comes Marching Home

When Willie Comes Marching Home

When Willie Comes Marching Home
IMDb: 6.4
82

When Willie leaves home to join the war effort he is all ready to become a hero, but he is only frustrated when his posting ends up to be in…

Genre: Comedy
On Our Merry Way

On Our Merry Way

On Our Merry Way
IMDb: 5.9
107

Oliver Pease gets a dose of courage from his wife Martha and tricks the editor of the paper (where he writes lost pet notices) into assigning him the day’s roving…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Never a Dull Moment

Never a Dull Moment

Never a Dull Moment
IMDb: 5.7
89

Kay Kingsley, a sophisticated and successful songwriter in New York City. falls in love with a widowed rancher, Chris Heyward, she meets at the Madison Square Garden Rodeo and they…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
All Through the Night

All Through the Night

All Through the Night
IMDb: 7.1
107

Broadway gambler ‘Gloves’ Donahue wants to find who killed the baker of his favorite cheesecake. He sees nightclub singer Leda Hamilton leaving the bakery. When her boss Marty’s partner Joe…

The Jolson Story

The Jolson Story

The Jolson Story
IMDb: 7.2
128

The Jolson Story is a 1946 musical biography which purports to tell the life story of singer Al Jolson. It stars Larry Parks as Jolson, Evelyn Keyes as “Julie Benson”…

Genre: Drama, Music
Dangerous When Wet

Dangerous When Wet

Dangerous When Wet
IMDb: 6.3
95

The health conscious, dairy-farming Higgins family begin each day with an invigorating swim. One day, traveling health-tonic salesman, Windy Weebe, comes to town and suggests they could swim the English…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Charlie Chan at the Opera

Charlie Chan at the Opera

Charlie Chan at the Opera
IMDb: 7.3
68

A dangerous amnesiac escapes from an asylum, hides in the opera house, and is suspected of getting revenge on those who tried to murder him 13 years ago.

Dressed to Kill

Dressed to Kill

Dressed to Kill
IMDb: 6.4
74

A detective’s wedding is postponed when gunshots are heard nearby.

Escape from Fort Bravo

Escape from Fort Bravo

Escape from Fort Bravo
IMDb: 6.7
99

A Southern belle (Eleanor Parker) frees a Rebel officer (John Forsythe) and his men from a Union captain’s (William Holden) Arizona fort.

Genre: Western
The Rawhide Years

The Rawhide Years

The Rawhide Years
IMDb: 6.3
85

Ben Matthews gives up the flashy life of a riverboat gambler, hoping to settle down in Galena with his girlfriend, luscious entertainer Zoe. But Galena’s leading citizen is murdered on…

Genre: Western
Night Has a Thousand Eyes

Night Has a Thousand Eyes

Night Has a Thousand Eyes
IMDb: 7
81

When heiress Jean Courtland attempts suicide, her fiancĂ©e Elliott Carson probes her relationship to John Triton. In flashback, we see how stage mentalist Triton starts having terrifying flashes of true…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Sorrowful Jones

Sorrowful Jones

Sorrowful Jones
IMDb: 6.9
88

A young girl is left with the notoriously cheap Sorrowful Jones as a marker for a bet. When her father doesn’t return, he learns that taking care of a child…

Genre: Comedy
Christmas in July

Christmas in July

Christmas in July
IMDb: 7.4
67

An office clerk loves entering contests in the hopes of someday winning a fortune and marrying the girl he loves. His latest attempt is the Maxford House Coffee Slogan Contest….

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Along Came Jones

Along Came Jones

Along Came Jones
IMDb: 6.5
90

An easy-going cowboy is mistaken by the townsfolk for a notorious gunman. The cowboy decides it would be best to leave town, until he meets the gunman’s girlfriend.

The Yellow Mountain

The Yellow Mountain

The Yellow Mountain
IMDb: 5.8
77

A formula brawling-buddies western where one goes bad and then returns to the fold. Pete Menlo owns some gold claims in Nevada where he is joined by his old friend…

Genre: Western
The Far Horizons

The Far Horizons

The Far Horizons
IMDb: 6.1
108

United States has just acquired Louisiana from France. An expedition led by Lewis and Clark is sent to survey the territory and go where no white man has gone before….

Hell on Frisco Bay

Hell on Frisco Bay

Hell on Frisco Bay
IMDb: 6.4
98

A cop framed for a murder he did not commit hunts the San Francisco waterfront for the Mob racketeers who are responsible.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark

Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark

Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark
IMDb: 6.7
74

A young couple inherits an old mansion inhabited by small demon-like creatures who are determined to make the wife one of their own.

Genre: Horror, TV Movie
My Three Sons

My Three Sons

My Three Sons
TMDb: 6.1
30,25 min

A widower and aeronautical engineer named Steven Douglas raises three sons with the help of his father-in-law, and later the boys’ great-uncle. An adopted son, a stepdaughter, wives, and another…

Status: Ended
Genre: Comedy
The Lady Eve

The Lady Eve

The Lady Eve
IMDb: 7.8
97

It’s no accident when wealthy Charles falls for Jean. Jean is a con artist with her sights set on Charles’ fortune. Matters complicate when Jean starts falling for her mark….

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Viva Las Vegas

Viva Las Vegas

Viva Las Vegas
IMDb: 6.4
85

Lucky Jackson arrives in town with his car literally in tow ready for the first Las Vegas Grand Prix – once he has the money to buy an engine. He…

The Mountain

The Mountain

The Mountain
IMDb: 6.8
105 min

Egocentric Chris Teller pressures his older brother, a retired climber, to accompany him on a treacherous Alpine climb to loot the our bodies of airplane crash victims.

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Genre: Drama
Sullivan’s Travels

Sullivan’s Travels

Sullivan’s Travels
IMDb: 7.9
90 min

Successful film manager John L. Sullivan, convinced that he will not be in a position to picture his own ambitious masterpiece till he’s endured, dons a hobo disguise and lays…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance