1952

The Member of the Wedding

The Member of the Wedding

The Member of the Wedding
IMDb: 6.8
93 min

Carson McCullers stage hit brought to the screen by Fred Zinnemann starring Ethel Waters and Julie Harris. Tomboy Julie Harris dreams of running away with her brother and new fiancee away from the Deep South.

The Sound Barrier

The Sound Barrier

The Sound Barrier
IMDb: 6.8
118 min

Fictionalized story of British aerospace engineers solving the problem of supersonic flight.

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen
IMDb: 6.9
112 min

The inimitable Danny Kaye stars as famed storyteller Hans Christian Andersen in this charming fictionalized biopic that blends music, romance, comedy and fantasy to trace the life of Denmark\'s literary hero. A small-town shoemaker with a knack for spinning yarns, Hans encounters happiness and heartbreak on his road to becoming a full-fledged writer.

The Golden Coach

The Golden Coach

The Golden Coach
IMDb: 7.0
103 min

A small town of Central America in the eighteenth century. Camilla, the star of a theater company, hesitates between three men. The Vice King gives her his magnificent golden coach. A young Spanish officer suggests the two of them settle down together among Indians. Ramon, a torero, offers her a share of his glory.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Hangman’s Knot

Hangman’s Knot

Hangman’s Knot
IMDb: 6.7
81 min

In 1865, a troop of Confederate soldiers led by Major Matt Stewart attack the wagon of gold escorted by Union cavalry and the soldiers are killed. The only wounded survivor tells that the war ended one month ago, and the group decides to take the gold and meet their liaison that knew that the war ended but did not inform the troop. The harsh Rolph Bainter kills the greedy man and the soldiers flee in his wagon driven by Major Stewart. When they meet a posse chasing them, Stewart gives wrong information to misguide the group; however, they have an accident with the wagon and lose the horses. They decide to stop a stagecoach and force the driver to transport them, but the posse returns and they are trapped in the station with the passenger. They realize that the men are not deputies and have no intention to bring them to justice but take the stolen gold.

The Prisoner of Zenda

The Prisoner of Zenda

The Prisoner of Zenda
IMDb: 7.0
96 min

The classic tale of a king and an everyman switching places.

Genre: Adventure
Kansas City Confidential

Kansas City Confidential

Kansas City Confidential
IMDb: 7.4
99 min

A down-on-his-luck ex-GI finds himself framed for an armored car robbery. When he\'s finally released for lack of evidence--after having been beaten up and tortured by the police--he sets out to discover who set him up, and why. The trail leads him into Mexico and a web of hired killers and corrupt cops.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Limelight

Limelight

Limelight
IMDb: 8.1
137 min

A fading music hall comedian tries to help a despondent ballet dancer learn to walk and to again feel confident about life.

The Lusty Men

The Lusty Men

The Lusty Men
IMDb: 7.4
113 min

Retired rodeo champion Jeff McCloud agrees to mentor novice rodeo contestant Wes Merritt against the wishes of Merritt\'s wife who fears the dangers of this rough sport.

Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Ikiru

Ikiru

Ikiru
IMDb: 8.3
143 min

Mr. Watanabe suddenly finds that he has terminal cancer. He vows to make his final days meaningful. His attempts to communicate his anguish to his son and daughter-in-law lead only to heartbreak. Finally, inspired by an unselfish co-worker, he turns his efforts to bringing happiness to others by building a playground in a dreary slum neighborhood. When the park is finally completed, he is able to face death with peaceful acceptance.

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Genre: Drama
Just for You

Just for You

Just for You
IMDb: 6.1
104 min

Jordan Blake (a widower) is a successful Broadway Producer who has always been to busy for his children, Barbara and Jerry. Girlfriend, Carolina a musical comedy star, urges Jordan to take his kids on a vacation and get to know them before they are all grown up. Is Jordan already too late?

Genre: Comedy, Music
Monkey Business

Monkey Business

Monkey Business
IMDb: 7.0
97 min

Barnaby Fulton is a research chemist working on a fountain of youth pill for a chemical company. One of the labs chimps, Esther, gets loose in the laboratory and, having watched Dr Fulton do something similar, mixes a beaker of chemicals, but then pours the mix into the water cooler. Later, when trying one of his own samples sample, washed down with water from the cooler, Fulton begins to act just like a 20-year-old and believes his potion is working. Soon his wife and boss are also behaving like children.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Europe ’51

Europe ’51

Europe ’51
IMDb: 7.5
113 min

A wealthy, self-absorbed Rome socialite is tacked by guilt over the death of her young son. As a way of dealing with her grief and finding meaning in her life, she decides to devote her time and money to the city’s poor and sick. Her newfound, single-minded activism leads to conflicts with her husband and questions about her sanity.

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Genre: Drama
Rabbit Seasoning

Rabbit Seasoning

Rabbit Seasoning
IMDb: 8.3
7

The cartoon finds a row of signs saying it's rabbit season ("If you're looking for fun, you don't need a reason. All you need is a gun, it's Rabbit Season!"). Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck again are arguing over which of them is “in season” (it is really Duck Season, as Daffy says in the beginning), while a befuddled Elmer Fudd tries to figure out which animal is telling the truth. Between using sneaky plays-on-words, and dressing himself in women's clothing (including a Lana Turner-style sweater), Bugs manages to escape unscathed, while Daffy repeatedly has his beak blown off, upside-down, and sideways by Elmer.

The Snows of Kilimanjaro

The Snows of Kilimanjaro

The Snows of Kilimanjaro
IMDb: 6.2
117 min

Writer Harry Street reflects on his life as he lies dying from an infection while on safari in the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Sudden Fear

Sudden Fear

Sudden Fear
IMDb: 7.5
110 min

Actor Lester Blaine has all but landed the lead in Myra Hudson\'s new play when Myra vetoes him because, to her, he doesn\'t look like a \"romantic leading man.\" On a train from New York to San Francisco, Blaine sets out to prove Myra wrong...by romancing her. Is he sincere, or does he have a dark ulterior motive?

Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Quiet Man

The Quiet Man

The Quiet Man
IMDb: 7.7
129 min

Sean Thornton has returned from America to reclaim his homestead and escape his past. Sean\'s eye is caught by Mary Kate Danaher, the beautiful spinster and younger sister of ill-tempered \"Red\" Will Danaher. The riotous relationship that forms between Sean and Mary Kate, punctuated by Will\'s pugnacious attempts to keep them apart, form the plot, with Sean\'s past as the dark undercurrent.

Don’t Bother to Knock

Don’t Bother to Knock

Don’t Bother to Knock
IMDb: 6.9
76 min

Jed, an airline pilot, (Widmark) is resting in a hotel when he notices Nell (Monroe), a young woman babysitting for a wealthy couple. As Jed gets to know Nell better he realises that the woman is not as stable as perhaps she should be. A unique thriller featuring a rare dramatic performance from Monroe, illustrating a broader range than most people might expect..

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Carrie

Carrie

Carrie
IMDb: 7.3
118 min

Carrie\'s dreams of adventure in the big city are quickly squashed as she discovers all that awaits her there is a bleak life of grueling and poorly-paid factory work. That is, until a traveling salesman named Drouet steps into her life and changes her outlook...

Genre: Drama, Romance
Forbidden Games

Forbidden Games

Forbidden Games
IMDb: 8.0
86 min

Orphaned after a Nazi air raid, Paulette, a young Parisian girl, runs into Michel, an older peasant boy, and the two quickly become close. Together, they try to make sense of the chaotic and crumbling world around them, attempting to cope with death as they create a burial ground for Paulette\'s deceased pet dog. Eventually, however, Paulette\'s stay with Michel\'s family is threatened by the harsh realities of wartime.

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Scaramouche

Scaramouche

Scaramouche
IMDb: 7.5
115 min

In 18th-century France, a young man masquerades as an actor to avenge his friend\'s murder.

Singin In The Rain

Singin In The Rain

Singin In The Rain
IMDb: 8.3
103 min

In 1927 Hollywood, a silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound.

The Narrow Margin

The Narrow Margin

The Narrow Margin
IMDb: 7.7
71

A tough cop meets his match when he has to guard a gangster's widow on a tense train ride.

The Battle at Apache Pass

The Battle at Apache Pass

The Battle at Apache Pass
IMDb: 6.4
85 min

The movie depicts a fictionalized account of \"The Bascom Affair\" of 1861 and \"The battle of Apache pass\" of 1862. U.S. Cavalry officer Maj. Jim Colton(John Lund) is a sympathetic leader who has a working relationship with Apache leader Cochise(Jeff Chandler). Maj. Colton is undermined by corrupt and politically ambitious Indian agent Neil Baylor(Bruce Cowling) who sets up a false attack, and the abduction of a local farmer\'s son. While Colton is away investigating the matter, Baylor convinces Lt. George Bascom(John Hudson) that Cochise\'s band is to blame, and incites him to lead an expedition against the Apache band to return the boy. The expedition ends in disaster, with hostages executed on both sides. The Apaches and Cavalry later meet in a battle at Apache pass, the first time that the Indians meet modern (for the age) artillery

Genre: Action, Western
Pony Soldier

Pony Soldier

Pony Soldier
IMDb: 5.9
82 min

Duncan MacDonald, a 19th-century Royal Canadian Mountie, has to escort a group of Cree Indians back to their above-the-border reservation. His guide in this endeavor is the not-too-trustworthy half-breed Natayo.

High Noon

High Noon

High Noon
IMDb: 7.9
85 min

High Noon is about Will Kane, the sheriff of a small town in the New Mexico Territory, who learns a notorious outlaw he put in jail has been freed, and will be arriving on the noon train. Knowing the outlaw and his gang are coming to kill him, Kane is determined to stand his ground. He attempts to gather a posse from among the local townspeople.

Angels One Five

Angels One Five

Angels One Five
IMDb: 6.5
98 min

The summer of 1940, Pilot Officer T.B. Baird arrives straight out of flight school to join a front line RAF squadron at the height of the Battle of Britain. After an unfortunate start and a drumming down from his commanding officer, Baird (nicknamed \'Septic\' due to his initials) must balance the struggle to impress his Group Captain, regain his pride, fit in with his fellow squadron mates, and survive one of the most intense air battles in history. This is the story of just one of \"The Few\" and how they managed to fight off the might of the Luftwaffe, despite overwhelming German air power.

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Deadline – U.S.A.

Deadline – U.S.A.

Deadline – U.S.A.
IMDb: 7.2
87 min

With three days before his paper folds, a crusading editor tries to expose a vicious gangster.

Two Cents Worth of Hope

Two Cents Worth of Hope

Two Cents Worth of Hope
IMDb: 7.2
110

The film is the third in director Castellani's "young love" trilogy (the first two being Sotto il sole di Roma (1948) and È primavera...(1950)). The story concerns the romance between Carmela (Fiore) and Antonio (Musolino). The ardor is one-sided at first, but Carmela is a determined young woman, willing to scale and conquer any obstacle in pursuing her heart's desire. Once he's "hooked," Antonio scurries from job to job to prove his financial viability. Faced with the hostility of their parents, Carmela and Antonio symbolically shed themselves of all responsibilities to others in a climactic act of stark-naked bravado.

Viva Zapata!

Viva Zapata!

Viva Zapata!
IMDb: 7.4
113 min

The story of Mexican revolutionary Emiliano Zapata, who led a rebellion against the corrupt, oppressive dictatorship of president Porfirio Diaz in the early 20th century.

Ivanhoe

Ivanhoe

Ivanhoe
IMDb: 6.8
106 min

Sir Walter Scott\'s classic story of the chivalrous Ivanhoe who joins with Robin of Locksley in the fight against Prince John and for the return of King Richard the Lionheart.

The Greatest Show on Earth

The Greatest Show on Earth

The Greatest Show on Earth
IMDb: 6.6
152

To ensure a full profitable season, circus manager Brad Braden engages The Great Sebastian, though this moves his girlfriend Holly from her hard-won center trapeze spot. Holly and Sebastian begin a dangerous one-upmanship duel in the ring, while he pursues her on the ground.