1945

Spellbound

Spellbound

Spellbound
IMDb: 7.6
111 min

When Dr. Anthony Edwardes arrives at a Vermont mental hospital to replace the outgoing hospital director, Dr. Constance Peterson, a psychoanalyst, discovers Edwardes is actually an impostor. The man confesses that the real Dr. Edwardes is dead and fears he may have killed him, but cannot recall anything. Dr. Peterson, however is convinced his impostor is innocent of the man\'s murder, and joins him on a quest to unravel his amnesia through psychoanalysis.

Scarlet Street

Scarlet Street

Scarlet Street
IMDb: 7.8
103 min

A man in mid-life crisis befriends a young woman after rescuing her from an attack. She believes he is rich and her boyfriend persuades her to con him out of his fortune.

Dakota

Dakota

Dakota
IMDb: 6.0
82 min

In 1871, professional gambler John Devlin elopes with Sandra \"Sandy\" Poli, daughter of Marko Poli, an immigrant who has risen to railroad tycoon. Sandy, knowing that the railroad is to be extended into Dakota, plans to use their $20,000 nest egg to buy land options to sell to the railroad at a profit. On the stage trip to Ft. Abercrombie, their fellow passengers are Jim Bender and Bigtree Collins, who practically own the town of Fargo and Devlin is aware that they are prepared to protect the little empire... trying to drive out the farmers by burning their property, destroying their wheat, and blaming the devastation on the Indians. Continuing their journey north on the river aboard the \"River Bird\', Sandy and John meet Captain Bounce, an irascible old seafarer. Two of Bendender\'s henchmen, Slagin and Carp, board the boat and relieve John of his $20,000 at gunpoint. Captain Bounce, chasing the robber\'s dinghy..

Genre: Western
They Were Expendable

They Were Expendable

They Were Expendable
IMDb: 7.2
135 min

Shortly after Pearl Harbor, a squadron of PT-boat crews in the Philippines must battle the Navy brass between skirmishes with the Japanese. The title says it all about the Navy\'s attitude towards the PT-boats and their crews.

Leave Her to Heaven

Leave Her to Heaven

Leave Her to Heaven
IMDb: 7.6
110 min

A young novelist, Richard Harland, meets beautiful Ellen Berent on a train where they fall in love and are soon married. When tragedies take first his handicapped young brother, then his unborn son from him, Harland gradually realises that his wife\'s insane jealousy may be the cause of the tragedies in his life. Yet another shock awaits them all, as Ellen\'s emotions become uncontrollable.

Christmas in Connecticut

Christmas in Connecticut

Christmas in Connecticut
IMDb: 7.4
102 min

Journalist Elizabeth Lane is one of the country\'s most famous food writers. In her columns, she describes herself as a hard working farm woman, taking care of her children and being an excellent cook. But this is all lies. In reality she is an unmarried New Yorker who can\'t even boil an egg. The recipes come from her good friend Felix. The owner of the magazine she works for has decided that a heroic sailor will spend his Christmas on *her* farm. Miss Lane knows that her career is over if the truth comes out, but what can she do?

House of Dracula

House of Dracula

House of Dracula
IMDb: 5.8
67 min

A scientist working on cures for rare afflictions, such as a bone softening agent made from molds to allow him to correct the spinal deformity of his nurse, finds the physical causes of lycanthropy in wolf-man Larry Talbot and of vampirism in Count Dracula, but himself becomes afflicted with homicidal madness while exchanging blood with Dracula.

The Lost Weekend

The Lost Weekend

The Lost Weekend
IMDb: 7.9
101 min

Don Birnam, a long-time alcoholic, has been sober for ten days and appears to be over the worst... but his craving has just become more insidious. Evading a country weekend planned by his brother and girlfriend, he begins a four-day bender that just might be his last - one way or another.

Red Meadows

Red Meadows

Red Meadows
IMDb: 6.7
85

A suspense tale revolving around the memories of a Danish saboteur as he awaits his execution in a German war-time prison.

Brief Encounter

Brief Encounter

Brief Encounter
IMDb: 8.0
86 min

Returning home from a shopping trip to a nearby town, bored suburban housewife Laura Jesson is thrown by happenstance into an acquaintance with virtuous doctor Alec Harvey. Their casual friendship soon develops during their weekly visits into something more emotionally fulfilling than either expected, and they must wrestle with the potential havoc their deepening relationship would have on their lives and the lives of those they love.

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A Game of Death

A Game of Death

A Game of Death
IMDb: 5.8
72 min

A shipwreck victim (John Loder) washes up on a homicidal big-game hunter\'s (Edgar Barrier) Caribbean island.

Genre: Adventure, Horror
‘I Know Where I’m Going!’

‘I Know Where I’m Going!’

‘I Know Where I’m Going!’
IMDb: 7.5
91 min

Plucky Englishwoman Joan Webster travels to the remote islands of the Scottish Hebrides in order to marry a wealthy industrialist. Trapped by inclement weather on the Isle of Mull and unable to continue to her destination, Joan finds herself charmed by the straightforward, no-nonsense islanders around her, and becomes increasingly attracted to naval officer Torquil MacNeil, who holds a secret that may change her life forever.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
And Then There Were None

And Then There Were None

And Then There Were None
IMDb: 7.5
97 min

10 strangers are summoned to a remote island and while they are waiting for the mysterious host to appear, a recording levels serious accusations at each of the guests, including Judge Francis J. Quinncannon and Dr. Edward G. Armstrong, and soon they start being murdered, one by one. As the survivors try to keep their wits, they reach a disturbing conclusion: one of them must be the killer.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
The Last Chance

The Last Chance

The Last Chance
IMDb: 6.7
113

Escaping a Nazi prison train in war-torn Italy, an American and a British soldier set out for the Swiss border and find themselves leading a multi-national party of refugees for the Italian underground.

Mildred Pierce

Mildred Pierce

Mildred Pierce
IMDb: 8.0
111 min

After her unfaithful husband leaves her, Mildred Pierce proves she can become independent and successful. However winning the approval of her spoiled daughter proves a greater challenge.

Rhapsody in Blue

Rhapsody in Blue

Rhapsody in Blue
IMDb: 7.0
135 min

Fictionalized biography of George Gershwin and his fight to bring serious music to Broadway.

Genre: Drama, Romance
State Fair

State Fair

State Fair
IMDb: 7.0
96 min

During their annual visit to the Iowa State Fair, the Frake family enjoy many adventures. Proud patriarch Abel (Charles Winninger) has high hopes for his champion swine Blueboy; and his wife Melissa (Fay Bainter) enters the mincemeat and pickles contest...with hilarious results.

Rome, Open City

Rome, Open City

Rome, Open City
IMDb: 8.0
103

ROME, OPEN CITY is a landmark in film history. Filmed in secrecy during the Nazi occupation of Italy, the film shows a realistic portrayal of the underground resistance in Italy in 1945. The film has strong impacting imagery with its mix of fiction and reality that strengthened Italian Neo-realism and the film industry.

Along Came Jones

Along Came Jones

Along Came Jones
IMDb: 6.5
90 min

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.

Anchors Aweigh

Anchors Aweigh

Anchors Aweigh
IMDb: 7.1
143 min

Two sailors, Joe and Clarence have four days shore leave in spend their shore leave trying to get a girl for Clarence. Clarence has his eye on a girl with musical aspirations, and before Joe can stop him, promises to get her an audition with José Iturbi. But the trouble really starts when Joe realizes he\'s falling for his buddy\'s girl.

The Turning Point

The Turning Point

The Turning Point
IMDb: 6.3
108

A Soviet 1945 film directed by Fridrikh Ermler based on a screenplay by Boris Chirskov. The film was one of the Cannes top prize winners of 1946.

Back to Bataan

Back to Bataan

Back to Bataan
IMDb: 6.7
95 min

An Army colonel leads a guerrilla campaign against the Japanese in the Philippines.

Flame of Barbary Coast

Flame of Barbary Coast

Flame of Barbary Coast
IMDb: 6.3
91 min

Duke Fergus falls for Ann \'Flaxen\' Tarry in the Barbary Coast in turn-of-the-century San Francisco. He loses money to crooked gambler Boss Tito Morell, goes home, learns to gamble, and returns. After he makes a fortune, he opens his own place with Flaxen as the entertainer; but the 1906 quake destroys his place.

Genre: Romance, Western
Blithe Spirit

Blithe Spirit

Blithe Spirit
IMDb: 7.1
96 min

An English mystery novelist invites a medium to his home, so she may conduct a séance for a small gathering. The writer hopes to gather enough material for the book he\'s working on, as well as to expose the medium as a charlatan. However, proceedings take an unexpected turn, resulting in a chain of supernatural events being set into motion that wreak havoc on the man\'s present marriage.

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The Southerner

The Southerner

The Southerner
IMDb: 7.1
92 min

Sam Tucker, a cotton picker, in search of a better future for his family, decides to grow his own cotton crop. In the first year, the Tuckers battle disease, a flood, and a jealous neighbor. Can they make it as farmers?

The Picture Of Dorian Gray

The Picture Of Dorian Gray

The Picture Of Dorian Gray
IMDb: 7.5
110 min

Posing for a portrait, Dorian Gray talks with Lord Henry Wotton, who says that men should pursue their sensual longings, but laments that only the young get to do so. Taken with the idea, Dorian imagines a scenario in which the painting will age as he stays youthful. His wish comes true, and his boyish looks aid him as he indulges his every whim. But when a stunning revelation forces him to see what he\'s become, Dorian faces some very dangerous questions.

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
IMDb: 8.0
128 min

In Brooklyn circa 1900, the Nolans manage to enjoy life on pennies despite great poverty and Papa\'s alcoholism. We come to know these people well through big and little troubles: Aunt Sissy\'s scandalous succession of \"husbands\"; the removal of the one tree visible from their tenement; and young Francie\'s desire to transfer to a better school...if irresponsible Papa can get his act together.

Children of Paradise

Children of Paradise

Children of Paradise
IMDb: 8.4
191

Filmed during the German occupation, this French milestone centers around the theatrical life of a beautiful courtesan and the four men who love her. Voted the “Best French Film in History” by the French Film Academy in 1990.