1951

Distant Drums

Distant Drums

Distant Drums
IMDb: 6.5
101 min

After destroying a Seminole fort, American soldiers and their rescued companions must face the dangerous Everglades and hostile Indians in order to reach safety

The African Queen

The African Queen

The African Queen
IMDb: 7.7
105 min

At the start of the first World War, in the middle of Africa’s nowhere, a gin soaked riverboat captain is persuaded by a strong-willed missionary to go down river and face-off a German warship.

Othello

Othello

Othello
IMDb: 7.6
93 min

When a secret marriage is planned between Othello, a Moorish general, and Desdemona, the daughter of Senator Brabantio, her old suitor Roderigo takes it hard. He allies himself with Iago, who has his own grudge against Othello, and the two conspire to bring Othello down. When their first plan, to have him accused of witchcraft, fails, they plant evidence intended to make him believe Desdemona is unfaithful.

Fixed Bayonets!

Fixed Bayonets!

Fixed Bayonets!
IMDb: 6.9
92 min

The story of a platoon during the Korean War. One by one, Corporal Denno\'s superiors are killed until it comes to the point where he must try to take command responsibility.

Quo Vadis

Quo Vadis

Quo Vadis
IMDb: 7.2
171 min

Set against the back drop of Rome in crisis, General Marcus Vinicius returns to the city from the battle fields and falls in love with a Christian woman, Lygia. Caught in the grip of insanity, Nero\'s atrocities become more extreme and he burns Rome, laying the blame on the Christians. Vinicius races to save Lygia from the wrath of Nero as the empire of Rome collapses around them.

Detective Story

Detective Story

Detective Story
IMDb: 7.6
103 min

Tells the story of one day in the lives of the various people who populate a police detective squad. An embittered cop, Det. Jim McLeod (Douglas), leads a precinct of characters in their grim daily battle with the city\'s lowlife. The characters who pass through the precinct over the course of the day include a young petty embezzler, a pair of burglars, and a naive shoplifter.

Scrooge

Scrooge

Scrooge
IMDb: 8.1
86 min

Ebeneezer Scrooge (Alastair Sim) contentedly meanders through his life as a cruel miser until one fateful Christmas Eve when he is visited by three ghosts. The spirits show him how his behavior over the years has made him a lonely, bitter old man, and how his heart has grown colder. Using events from Scrooge\'s idealistic past, dreary present and dismal future, the apparitions try their best to melt his steely soul. Tightfisted Ebeneezer Scrooge learns the error of his ways through the intervention of the ghost of his former partner and of the three spirits and, just in time for the holidays, manages to make everyone\'s lives a little brighter, his included!

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Genre: Best Fantasy
Ten Tall Men

Ten Tall Men

Ten Tall Men
IMDb: 6.2
97 min

Sgt. Mike Kincaid of the French Foreign Legion learns, from a Riff prisoner, that an attack will soon be made by the villainous Hussin on the Legion\'s outpost of Tarfa. Kincaid volunteers to lead nine other Legionnaires on a mission to delay Hussin\'s attack till reinforcements arrive. When he discovers that Hussin plans to marry Mahla, a girl from a rival tribe, in order to build a coalition against the French, Kincaid kidnaps Mahla. Hussin forcefully takes her back, but by now his planned attack on Tarfa is crumbling and Mahla has begun to fall in love with Kincaid.

Angels in the Outfield

Angels in the Outfield

Angels in the Outfield
IMDb: 7.1
99 min

Paul Douglas, stars with Janet Leigh, as the hot-tempered Pittsburgh Pirates manager whose hard-luck team goes on a wining streak thanks to some heavenly intervention.

Utopia

Utopia

Utopia
IMDb: 5.7
82 min

Stan and Ollie are marooned on an atoll. This was their last film together.

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Genre: Comedy
The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel

The Desert Fox: The Story of Rommel
IMDb: 6.9
88 min

The life and career of Erwin Rommel and his involvement in the plot to assassinate Hitler.

Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
No Highway in the Sky

No Highway in the Sky

No Highway in the Sky
IMDb: 7.2
98 min

James Stewart plays aeronautical engineer Theodore Honey, the quintessential absent-minded professor: eccentric, forgetful, but brilliant. His studies show that the aircraft being manufactured by his employer has a subtle but deadly design flaw that manifests itself only after the aircraft has flown a certain number of hours. En route to a crash site to prove his theory, Honey discovers that he is aboard a plane rapidly approaching his predicted deadline.

Genre: Drama, Romance
A Streetcar Named Desire

A Streetcar Named Desire

A Streetcar Named Desire
IMDb: 8.0
125 min

Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her.

The Day the Earth Stood Still

The Day the Earth Stood Still

The Day the Earth Stood Still
IMDb: 7.7
92 min

An alien and a robot land on earth after World War II and tell mankind to be peaceful or face destruction. A classic science fiction film from Robert Wise with an exceptional message.

Genre: Best Sci-Fi
An American in Paris

An American in Paris

An American in Paris
IMDb: 7.2
113 min

Jerry Mulligan is an exuberant American expatriate in Paris trying to make a reputation as a painter. His friend Adam is a struggling concert pianist who\'s a long time associate of a famous French singer, Henri Baurel. A lonely society woman, Milo Roberts, takes Jerry under her wing and supports him, but is interested in more than his art.

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland
IMDb: 7.4
75 min

On a golden afternoon, young Alice follows a White Rabbit, who disappears down a nearby rabbit hole. Quickly following him, she tumbles into the burrow - and enters the merry, topsy-turvy world of Wonderland! Memorable songs and whimsical escapades highlight Alice\'s journey, which culminates in a madcap encounter with the Queen of Hearts - and her army of playing cards!

Genre: Best Disney
Ace in the Hole

Ace in the Hole

Ace in the Hole
IMDb: 8.1
111 min

A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to revitalize his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control media circus.

Strangers on a Train

Strangers on a Train

Strangers on a Train
IMDb: 8.0
101 min

A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder...a theory that he plans to implement.

Sirocco

Sirocco

Sirocco
IMDb: 6.3
98 min

A mysterious American gets mixed up with gunrunners in Syria.

A Place in the Sun

A Place in the Sun

A Place in the Sun
IMDb: 7.8
122 min

An ambitious young man wins an heiress\'s heart but has to cope with his former girlfriend\'s pregnancy.

Miss Julie

Miss Julie

Miss Julie
IMDb: 7.3
91

Based on the play by August Strindberg, Miss Julie vividly depicts the battle of the sexes and classes that ensues when Julie, a wealthy businessman's daughter, falls for Jean, her father's bitter servant.

The Prowler

The Prowler

The Prowler
IMDb: 7.2
92 min

A policeman investigating a peeping Tom becomes obsessed with the married victim.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Idiot

The Idiot

The Idiot
IMDb: 7.3
166 min

Kameda, who has been in an asylum on Okinawa, travels to Hokkaido. There he becomes involved with two women, Taeko and Ayako. Taeko comes to love Kameda, but is loved in turn by Akama. When Akama realizes that he will never have Taeko, his thoughts turn to murder, and great tragedy ensues.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The Thing from Another World

The Thing from Another World

The Thing from Another World
IMDb: 7.1
87 min

Scientists and American Air Force officials fend off a blood-thirsty alien organism while at a remote arctic outpost.

The Man from Planet X

The Man from Planet X

The Man from Planet X
IMDb: 5.7
70 min

While watching for a planet that may collide with earth, scientists stationed in Scotland are approached by a visitor from outer space.

On the Riviera

On the Riviera

On the Riviera
IMDb: 6.4
89 min

In this fast-paced remake of the Muarice Chavlier vehicle Folies Bergere, talented Danny Kaye plays both a performer and a heroic French military pilot.

Rabbit Fire

Rabbit Fire

Rabbit Fire
IMDb: 8.3
7

Daffy Duck and Bugs argue back and forth whether it is duck season or rabbit season. The object of their arguments is hunter Elmer Fudd.

The Tales of Hoffmann

The Tales of Hoffmann

The Tales of Hoffmann
IMDb: 7.2
128 min

Hoffmann is a lovelorn young man in Nuremberg who is watching his latest love, Stella, dance in the ballet. In the interval he goes to the tavern where he tells his friends the tales of the three major loves of his life. Each story forms a separate act of this filmic version of the Offenbach opera.

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The Lemon Drop Kid

The Lemon Drop Kid

The Lemon Drop Kid
IMDb: 7.1
91 min

When the Lemon Drop Kid accidentally cheats gangster Moose Moran (Fred Clark) out of his track winnings, the Kid promises to repay Moose the money by Christmas. Creating a fake charity for \"Apple Annie\" Nellie Thursday, the Kid tricks his gang into donning Santa suits and \"collecting dough for old dolls\" like Nellie who have nowhere to live. Radio personality Marilyn Maxwell assists as the Kid\'s girlfriend, while William Frawley and Jay C. Flippen play the lovable, gruff crooks that fall for the Kid\'s Santa scam.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Rawhide

Rawhide

Rawhide
IMDb: 7.1
89 min

Not a Rowdy Yates in sight in this western set in a stop over for the California to St Louis mail stagecoach run. The two staff are warned that four dangerous outlaws are in the area, and together with a female stage passenger and her baby they wait patiently for the word to go round that these men have been caught. Can you guess where the outlaws decide to hide out while they plan a large gold robbery? What follows is a film that concentrates on small details (like attempts to slip a warning note to a passing stage, or to reach a hidden gun that the bad guys don\'t know about) as the captives try anything to get away from the outlaws.

Genre: Western
The Enforcer

The Enforcer

The Enforcer
IMDb: 7.3
87 min

After years of pursuit, Assistant D.A. Martin Ferguson has a good case against Murder, Inc. boss Albert Mendoza. Mendoza is in jail and his lieutenant Joseph Rico is going to testify. But Rico falls to his death and Ferguson must work through the night going over everything to build the case anew.

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Pool of London

Pool of London

Pool of London
IMDb: 7.1
85 min

Jewel thieves, murder and a manhunt swirl around a sailor (Bonar Colleano) off a cargo ship in London.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
The Strange Case of the Man and the Beast

The Strange Case of the Man and the Beast

The Strange Case of the Man and the Beast
IMDb: 6.5
80 min

Dr. Henry Jekyll experiments with scientific means of revealing the hidden, dark side of man and releases a murderer from within himself.

Genre: Horror
Miracle in Milan

Miracle in Milan

Miracle in Milan
IMDb: 7.7
100

Once upon a time an old woman discovers a baby in her cabbage patch. She brings up the child and, when she dies, the boy, Toto, enters an orphanage. Toto leaves the orphanage a happy young man, and looks for work in post-war Milan. He ends up with the homeless and organizes them to build a shanty town in a vacant lot. The squatters discover oil in the land and Toto sees a vision of the old woman who gives him a magic dove that will grant him anything he wishes.

Toto and the King of Rome

Toto and the King of Rome

Toto and the King of Rome
IMDb: 6.4
N/A

Genre: Comedy
Royal Wedding

Royal Wedding

Royal Wedding
IMDb: 6.7
93 min

Fred Astaire (Tom) and Jane Powell (Ellen) are asked to perform as a dance team in England at the time of Princess Elizabeth\'s wedding. As brother and sister, each develops a British love interest, Ellen with Lord John Brindale (Peter Lawford) and Tom with dancer Anne Ashmond (Sarah Churchill--Winston\'s daughter).

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance