Search results for "1948"
The Plunderers

The Plunderers

The Plunderers
IMDb: 6
87

Hero Rod Cameron kills Sheriff Sam Borden (George Cleveland) at point-blank range and in front of several witnesses in the opening of this Republic Pictures Western, released in the company’s…

Genre: Western
Främmande hamn

Främmande hamn

Främmande hamn
IMDb: 5.6
85

“Strange Harbor ” – A Swedish cargo ship is in the winter of 1938 at the dock in Gdynia in Poland, waiting to depart with coal to Sweden. In a…

Genre: Drama
Angel on the Amazon

Angel on the Amazon

Angel on the Amazon
IMDb: 5.8
86

An expedition exploring the Amazon jungle comes across a jungle goddess who lives among the animals and fears none of them–and apparently has found the secret of eternal youth.

The Luck of the Irish

The Luck of the Irish

The Luck of the Irish
IMDb: 6.8
99

Following American reporter Stephen Fitzgerald from Ireland to New York, a grateful leprechaun acts as the newsman’s servant and conscience.

The Loves of Carmen

The Loves of Carmen

The Loves of Carmen
IMDb: 6.2
99

Gypsy Carmen drives men wild in 1820s Spain, especially the dragoon Don Jose.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Stage Struck

Stage Struck

Stage Struck
IMDb: 5.9
71

The murder of nightclub hostess leads an investigator (Kane Richmond) to seedy nightspots.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Luxury Liner

Luxury Liner

Luxury Liner
IMDb: 6.6
98

A young girl stows away aboard a luxury liner which is full of musical stars–and which her father just happens to be the captain.

Genre: Comedy, Romance
April Showers

April Showers

April Showers
IMDb: 6.1
94

A married couple who have a song-and-dance act in vaudeville are in trouble. Their struggling act is going nowhere, they’re almost broke and they have to do something to get…

Genre: Music
The Judge Steps Out

The Judge Steps Out

The Judge Steps Out
IMDb: 6.7
91

A judge flees the pressures of professional and family life for a job as a short-order cook.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Walls of Jericho

The Walls of Jericho

The Walls of Jericho
IMDb: 7
106

After County Attorney Dave Connors helps Julian Norman with her shiftless father, Jefferson Norman, she leaves Jericho, Kansas to college to study for a law degree.A few years later, Algeria…

Genre: Drama
Dick Barton: Special Agent

Dick Barton: Special Agent

Dick Barton: Special Agent
IMDb: 4
70

Government agent Dick Barton battles a ring of Nazi spies who are planning to poison the entire London water supply.

Genre: Action, Crime
Apostasy

Apostasy

Apostasy
IMDb: 6.4
99

A teacher at a Japanese school tries to hide his outcast upbringing.

Genre: Drama
Blood on the Moon

Blood on the Moon

Blood on the Moon
IMDb: 6.9
88

Mitchum plays drifter cowboy Jim Garry. After receiving a job-offer letter from smooth-talking Tate Riling (Preston), Garry rides into an Indian reservation and finds himself in the middle of a…

A Date with Judy

A Date with Judy

A Date with Judy
IMDb: 6.6
113

Developed from a radio program which began in 1941, hyperactive teenager Judy challenges and is challeged by her overly proper parents, pest of a brother Randolph and boyfriend Oogie.

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Sleeping Car To Trieste

Sleeping Car To Trieste

Sleeping Car To Trieste
IMDb: N/A
95

Spies pursue a stolen diary aboard the Orient Express.

Genre: Thriller
Germany Year Zero

Germany Year Zero

Germany Year Zero
IMDb: N/A
70

The final film in Rossellini’s war film trilogy (the first two being Rome, Open City and Paisà). Germany Year Zero takes place in post-war Germany, unlike the others, which take…

Genre: Drama, War
Nuremberg: Its Lesson for Today

Nuremberg: Its Lesson for Today

Nuremberg: Its Lesson for Today
IMDb: 6.6
78

One of the greatest courtroom dramas in history, NUREMBERG shows how the international prosecutors built their case against the top Nazi war criminals using the Nazis’ own films and records….

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
IMDb: 8.2
126

Fred C. Dobbs and Bob Curtin, both down on their luck in Tampico, Mexico in 1925, meet up with a grizzled prospector named Howard and decide to join with him…

Brighton Rock

Brighton Rock

Brighton Rock
IMDb: 7.4
92

Centring on the activities of a gang of assorted criminals and, in particular, their leader – a vicious young hoodlum known as “Pinkie” – the film’s main thematic concern is…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Call Northside 777

Call Northside 777

Call Northside 777
IMDb: 7.4
111

In 1932, a cop is killed and Frank Wiecek sentenced to life. Eleven years later, a newspaper ad by Frank’s mother leads Chicago reporter P.J. O’Neal to look into the…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Easter Parade

Easter Parade

Easter Parade
IMDb: 7.4
107

On the day before Easter in 1911, Don Hewes is crushed when his dancing partner (and object of affection) Nadine Hale refuses to start a new contract with him. To…

Genre: Music, Romance
Arch of Triumph

Arch of Triumph

Arch of Triumph
IMDb: 6.4
133

In winter of 1938, Paris is crowded with refugees from the Nazis, who live in the black shadows of night, trying to evade deportation. One such is Dr. Ravic, who…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Good Sam

Good Sam

Good Sam
IMDb: 6.5
114

Sam Clayton has a good heart and likes to help out people in need. In fact, he likes to help them out so much that he often finds himself broke…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Hamlet

Hamlet

Hamlet
IMDb: 7.6
155

Winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor, Sir Laurence Olivier’s Hamlet continues to be the most compelling version of Shakespeare’s beloved tragedy. Olivier is at his…

Genre: Drama
I, Jane Doe

I, Jane Doe

I, Jane Doe
IMDb: 7.2
85

While stationed in France during World War II, an American fighter pilot marries a French girl but leaves her behind when he returns to the U.S. The French woman follows…

Genre: Crime
The Iron Curtain

The Iron Curtain

The Iron Curtain
IMDb: 6.4
87

The Iron Curtain is based on the actual 1945 case of Soviet cipher clerk Igor Gouzenko, (Dana Andrews), who, after careful training, was assigned to the U.S.S.R. Embassy in Ottawa,…

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Letter from an Unknown Woman

Letter from an Unknown Woman

Letter from an Unknown Woman
IMDb: 8
87

A pianist about to flee from a duel receives a letter from a woman he cannot remember. As she tells the story of her lifelong love for him, he is…

Genre: Drama, Romance
One Touch of Venus

One Touch of Venus

One Touch of Venus
IMDb: 6.7
82

Fantasy comedy about a young window dresser who kisses a statue of Venus, which then comes to life in the form of Ava Gardner. The problems begin, however, when Venus…

Lulu Belle

Lulu Belle

Lulu Belle
IMDb: 6
86

Lulu Belle is singing in a cheap dive in Natchez, Mississippi in the early 1900’s when she meets rising young attorney George Davis. He gives up his fiancée and career…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Mexican Hayride

Mexican Hayride

Mexican Hayride
IMDb: 6.4
78

Two con men selling phony stock flee to Mexico ahead of the law, where they run into a woman friend from their earlier days, who is now a bullfighter.

Genre: Comedy
Pitfall

Pitfall

Pitfall
IMDb: 7.2
86

An insurance man’s affair with a blonde leads to guilt, murder and a confession to his wife.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Portrait of Jennie

Portrait of Jennie

Portrait of Jennie
IMDb: 7.7
86

A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist.

The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes
IMDb: 8.1
133

In this classic drama, Vicky Page is an aspiring ballerina torn between her dedication to dance and her desire to love. While her imperious instructor, Boris Lermontov, urges to her…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Road House

Road House

Road House
IMDb: 7.3
95

A night club owner becomes infatuated with a torch singer and frames his best friend/manager for embezzlement when the chanteuse falls in love with him.

Rope

Rope

Rope
IMDb: 8
81

Two men attempt to prove they committed the perfect crime by hosting a dinner party after strangling their former classmate to death.

Genre: Crime, Thriller
Sleep, My Love

Sleep, My Love

Sleep, My Love
IMDb: 6.8
97

A woman wakes up in the middle of the night on board a train, but she can’t remember how she got there. Danger and suspense ensue.

So Dear to My Heart

So Dear to My Heart

So Dear to My Heart
IMDb: 6.8
79

The tale of Jeremiah Kincaid and his quest to raise his ‘champion’ lamb, Danny. Jeremiah’s dream of showing Danny at the Pike County Fair must overcome the obstinate objections of…

Drunken Angel

Drunken Angel

Drunken Angel
IMDb: 7.7
98

The chaotic worlds of the Yakuza and an alcoholic doctor collide in this film noir classic from Akira Kurosawa. Gangster Toshiro Mifune visits doctor Takashi Shimura, after an unfortunate incident…

Genre: Drama
Robin Hood-Winked

Robin Hood-Winked

Robin Hood-Winked
IMDb: 6.5
7

Popeye is Robin Hood; he’s got a sidekick, Little John. Bluto is the tax collector, and Olive is the owner/barmaid at the local pub. Bluto comes to the pub to…

Genre: Animation, Comedy
Olive Oyl for President

Olive Oyl for President

Olive Oyl for President
IMDb: 6.9
6

Tired of political rhetoric, Olive lays out her platform.

Genre: Animation