1946

Great Expectations

Great Expectations

Great Expectations
IMDb: 7.8
118 min

In this Dickens adaptation, orphan Pip discovers through lawyer Mr. Jaggers that a mysterious benefactor wishes to ensure that he becomes a gentleman. Reunited with his childhood patron, Miss Havisham, and his first love, the beautiful but emotionally cold Estella, he discovers that the elderly spinster has gone mad from having been left at the altar as a young woman, and has made her charge into a warped, unfeeling heartbreaker.

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It’s a Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life
IMDb: 8.6
130 min

A holiday favourite for generations... George Bailey has spent his entire life giving to the people of Bedford Falls. All that prevents rich skinflint Mr. Potter from taking over the entire town is George\'s modest building and loan company. But on Christmas Eve the business\'s $8,000 is lost and George\'s troubles begin.

My Darling Clementine

My Darling Clementine

My Darling Clementine
IMDb: 7.8
103 min

Wyatt Earp and his brothers Morgan and Virgil ride into Tombstone and leave brother James in charge of their cattle herd. On their return they find their cattle stolen and James dead. Wyatt takes on the job of town marshal, making his brothers deputies, and vows to stay in Tombstone until James\' killers are found. He soon runs into the brooding, coughing, hard-drinking Doc Holliday as well as the sullen and vicious Clanton clan. Wyatt discovers the owner of a trinket stolen from James\' dead body and the stage is set for the Earps\' long-awaited revenge.

Genre: Best Western
The Best Years of Our Lives

The Best Years of Our Lives

The Best Years of Our Lives
IMDb: 8.0
172

It's the hope that sustains the spirit of every GI: the dream of the day when he will finally return home. For three WWII veterans, the day has arrived. But for each man, the dream is about to become a nightmare. Captain Fred Derry is returning to a loveless marriage; Sergeant Al Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him; and young sailor Homer Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands. Can these three men find the courage to rebuild their world? Or are the best years of their lives a thing of the past?

Two Years Before the Mast

Two Years Before the Mast

Two Years Before the Mast
IMDb: 6.8
98 min

In 1834, Charles Stewart (Alan Ladd), the spoiled, dissolute son of a shipping magnate, is shanghaied aboard the Pilgrim, one of his father\'s own ships. He embarks upon a long, hellish sea voyage under the tyrannical rule of Captain Francis Thompson (Howard Da Silva), assisted by his first mate, Amazeen (William Bendix). One of his crewmates is Richard Henry Dana Jr. (Brian Donlevy).

The Razor’s Edge

The Razor’s Edge

The Razor’s Edge
IMDb: 7.4
145 min

A adventuresome young man goes off to find himself and loses his socialite fiancée in the process. But when he returns 10 years later, she will stop at nothing to get him back, even though she is already married.

Iris and the Lieutenant

Iris and the Lieutenant

Iris and the Lieutenant
IMDb: 7.1
86

The officer Robert Motander is invited to a dinner with his upper-class relatives. During the dinner he observes the beautiful young house-maid, Iris. He suggests that the two of them go out to see a movie. This is the beginning of love story that Robert's relatives will do anything to stop. A working-class mistress will do but a working-class fiancée? Never!

Song of the South

Song of the South

Song of the South
IMDb: 7.1
91 min

Uncle Remus draws upon his tales of Br\'er Rabbit to help little Johnny deal with his confusion over his parents\' separation as well as his new life on the plantation.

Genre: Family, Music
Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast
IMDb: 7.9
96 min

The story of a gentle-hearted beast in love with a simple and beautiful girl. She is drawn to the repellent but strangely fascinating Beast, who tests her fidelity by giving her a key, telling her that if she doesn\'t return it to him by a specific time, he will die of grief. She is unable to return the key on time, but it is revealed that the Beast is the genuinely handsome one. A simple tale of tragic love that turns into a surreal vision of death, desire, and beauty.

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Genre: Best Fantasy
Deception

Deception

Deception
IMDb: 7.1
110 min

Davis and Rains shine in a romantic melodrama set in the world of concert music. Davis is a pianist torn between her wealthy, jealous patron and her cellist husband.

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Dark Mirror

The Dark Mirror

The Dark Mirror
IMDb: 7.1
85 min

De Havilland plays two roles in this entertaining psychological drama. A sister and her disturbed twin are implicated in a Hollywood murder and a police detective must figure out which one\'s the killer.

The Killers

The Killers

The Killers
IMDb: 7.8
105 min

Two hit men walk into a diner asking for a man called \"the Swede\". When the killers find the Swede, he\'s expecting them and doesn\'t put up a fight. Since the Swede had a life insurance policy, an investigator, on a hunch, decides to look into the murder. As the Swede\'s past is laid bare, it comes to light that he was in love with a beautiful woman who may have lured him into pulling off a bank robbery overseen by another man.

Pastoral Symphony

Pastoral Symphony

Pastoral Symphony
IMDb: 6.9
110

A minister falls in love with a blind young woman he sheltered, but so does his son.

The Big Sleep

The Big Sleep

The Big Sleep
IMDb: 7.9
116 min

Private Investigator Philip Marlowe is hired by wealthy General Sternwood regarding a matter involving his youngest daughter Carmen. Before the complex case is over, Marlowe sees murder, blackmail, deception, and what might be love.

Stairway to Heaven

Stairway to Heaven

Stairway to Heaven
IMDb: 8.1
104 min

When a young airman miraculously survives bailing out of his aeroplane without a parachute, he falls in love with an American radio operator. But the officials in the other world realise their mistake, and despatch an angel to collect him.

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Notorious

Notorious

Notorious
IMDb: 7.9
103 min

In order to help bring Nazis to justice, U.S. government agent T.R. Devlin recruits Alicia Huberman, the American daughter of a convicted German war criminal, as a spy. As they begin to fall for one another, Alicia is instructed to win the affections of Alexander Sebastian, a Nazi hiding out in Brazil. When Sebastian becomes serious about his relationship with Alicia, the stakes get higher, and Devlin must watch her slip further undercover.

A Scandal in Paris

A Scandal in Paris

A Scandal in Paris
IMDb: 6.7
100 min

A smooth-talking French thief (George Sanders) wangles his way into an important position as prefect of police.

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Canyon Passage

Canyon Passage

Canyon Passage
IMDb: 6.9
92 min

Businessman Logan Stuart is torn between his love of two very different women in 1850s Oregon and his loyalty to a compulsive gambler friend who goes over the line.

Somewhere in the Night

Somewhere in the Night

Somewhere in the Night
IMDb: 7.1
110 min

George Taylor returns from the WWII with amnesia. Back home in Los Angeles, he tries to track down his old identity, stumbling into a 3-year old murder case and a hunt for a missing $2 million.

Dressed to Kill

Dressed to Kill

Dressed to Kill
IMDb: 6.9
72 min

A convicted thief in Dartmoor prison hides the location of the stolen Bank of England printing plates inside three music boxes. When the innocent purchasers of the boxes start to be murdered, Holmes and Watson investigate.

The Stranger

The Stranger

The Stranger
IMDb: 7.4
96 min

Wilson of the War Crimes Commission is seeking Franz Kindler, mastermind of the Holocaust, who has effectively erased his identity. Wilson releases Kindler\'s former comrade Meinike and follows him to Harper, Connecticut, where he is killed before he can identify Kindler. Now Wilson\'s only clue is Kindler\'s fascination with antique clocks; but, though Kindler seems secure in his new identity, he feels his past closing in.

The Captive Heart

The Captive Heart

The Captive Heart
IMDb: 7.0
104 min

A series of stories about the lives and loves of nine men in a Prisoner of War Camp over five years. Location shooting in the British occupied part of Germany adds believability. The main story is of Hasek (Redgrave) a Czech soldier who needs to keep his identity a secret from the Nazis, to do this he poses as a dead English Officer and corresponds with the man\'s wife. Upon liberation they meet and decide to continue their lives together. The other inmates\' stories are revealed episodically.

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Dragonwyck

Dragonwyck

Dragonwyck
IMDb: 7.0
103 min

For Miranda Wells, moving to New York to live in Dragonwyck Manor with her rich cousin, Nicholas, seems like a dream. However, the situation gradually becomes nightmarish. She observes Nicholas\' troubled relationship with his tenant farmers, as well as with his daughter, to whom Miranda serves as governess. Her relationship with Nicholas intensifies after his wife dies, but his mental imbalance threatens any hope of happiness.

The Dark Corner

The Dark Corner

The Dark Corner
IMDb: 7.1
99 min

Ex con turned private investigator Bradford Galt suspects someone is following him and maybe even trying to kill him. With the assistance of his spunky secretary, Kathleen Stewart, he dives deep into a mystery in search of answers.

Genre: Crime, Drama
To Each His Own

To Each His Own

To Each His Own
IMDb: 7.7
122 min

During World War I, small-town girl Josephine Norris has an illegitimate son by an itinerant pilot. After a scheme to adopt him ends up giving him to another family, she devotes her life to loving him from afar.

Genre: Drama
Tomorrow Is Forever

Tomorrow Is Forever

Tomorrow Is Forever
IMDb: 7.4
105 min

A soldier, reported dead in the war, returns home 20 years later. Wounded and with a new face and identity, the crippled man discovers that he has a grown son and that his wife has remarried.

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Gilda

Gilda

Gilda
IMDb: 7.7
110 min

Just arrived in Argentina, small-time crooked gambler Johnny Farrell is saved from a gunman by sinister Ballin Mundson, who later makes Johnny his right-hand man. But their friendship based on mutual lack of scruples is strained when Mundson returns from a trip with a wife: the supremely desirable Gilda, whom Johnny once knew and learned to hate. The relationship of Johnny and Gilda, a battlefield of warring emotions, becomes even more bizarre after Mundson disappears...

The Spiral Staircase

The Spiral Staircase

The Spiral Staircase
IMDb: 7.4
83 min

In 1916, beautiful young mute Helen is a domestic worker for elderly, ailing Mrs. Warren. Mrs. Warren\'s two adult sons, Albert (a professor) and womanizing impudent Steven, also live in the Warren mansion. Mrs. Warren becomes concerned for Helen\'s safety when a rash of murders involving \'women with afflictions\' hits the neighborhood. She implores her physician, Dr. Parry, to take Helen away for her own safety. When another murder occurs inside the Warren mansion, it becomes obvious that Helen is in danger.

The Harvey Girls

The Harvey Girls

The Harvey Girls
IMDb: 7.1
102 min

Vittles, songs and dance are amply ladeled out when Judy Garland headlines The Harvey Girls, a joyous musical slice of Americana celebrating the restaurants that brought extra helpings of civilization to Old West rail passengers.

Men without Wings

Men without Wings

Men without Wings
IMDb: 7.2
79

After an attack against the guard of the Third Reich, Nazi repression intensifies, and the Czechoslovakian resistance's organized sabotage in an aircraft factory leads to Gestapo shootings.