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Film Noir
by Cult Classic Movies
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SABRINA ( Sabrina, 1954 - USA ) ( Filme Completo / Legendado em Português ) Data de Lançamento: 22 de Setembro de 1954 » SINOPSE: Dois irmãos pertencem à uma poderosa família, sendo um deles (Humphrey Bogart) é um empresário incansável e o outro (William Holden) é um playboy incorrigível. Mas quando a filha do motorista (Audrey Hepburn) retorna de viagem, após passar dois anos em Paris, o playboy se modifica e, como ela sempre foi apaixonada por ele, tudo seria muito fácil de...
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Topics: Filme Completo, Legendado, Comedy, Drama, Romance
The Video Cellar Collection
by Roy William Neill
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The 11th film in the Rathbone/Bruce Sherlock Holmes series, "The Woman In Green" explores Professor Moriarty's plan to blackmail wealthy gentlemen, making them think they murdered the young female victims of a Jack The Ripper style serial killer. This is a slightly better print than the others already available on the Internet Archive. Copyright Status: PUBLIC DOMAIN Registered for copyright LP13455 25 July 1945: THE WOMAN IN GREEN. Universal Pictures Co., Inc., 1945. 7 reels, sd....
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Topics: Sherlock Holmes, Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Henry Daniel, Hillary Brooke, Paul Cavanagh, Arthur...
Picfixer Feature Film Collection
by Herman J Mankiewicz (uncredited)
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“Running wild” “Absurdest gem” “Great fun and satire” “Amazingly dumb” (IMDB reviews quotes) W C Fields is the screwball president of a screwball country populated with zanies that include Jack Oakie, Hugh Herbert, Ben Turpin and Lyda Roberti, plus many more. For no sensible reason the mixed nuts head for the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics. If you like high energy screwball comedy, this nonsensical collection of sight gags, quips and double entendres is for you. IMDB rating 6.9....
( 1 reviews )
Topics: comedies, screwball comedies, farce, satire, pre-code, 1932 Olympics, W C Fields, Jack Oakie, Andy...
Feature Films
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Based on the Sir Authur Conan Doyle story "The Dancing Men", Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are placed in WWII europe to help protect a scientist and his invention from the Nazis. Basil Rathbone .... Sherlock Holmes Nigel Bruce .... Dr. John H. Watson Lionel Atwill .... Professor Moriarty Kaaren Verne .... Charlotte Eberli William Post Jr. .... Dr. Franz Tobel Dennis Hoey .... Inspector Lestrade Holmes Herbert .... Sir Reginald Bailey Mary Gordon .... Mrs. Hudson
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Topics: Mystery, Crime, Sherlock Holmes
Community Video
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A 1970 British historical drama based on the life of Oliver Cromwell and the events of the English Civil War. Directed by Ken Hughes Cast Richard Harris as Oliver Cromwell Alec Guinness as King Charles I Robert Morley as Edward Montagu, 2nd Earl of Manchester Timothy Dalton as Prince Rupert of the Rhine
Topics: Oliver Cromwell, Cromwell Movie, Ken Hughes, Richard Harris, Alec Guinness, full movies, Novak...
Feature Films
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The classic story of Pip the British orphan. Great Expectations (1946) Fall's Under The Transitional Aspects Of UK Law. http://www.archive.org/post/285670/are-these-public-domain Mystic Nights Videos
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Topics: John Mills, Tony Wager, Alec Guinness, Valerie Hobson, Jean Simmons, Mystic Nights Videos
Comedy Films
by E.W. Hammons
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Comedic short starring Edward Everett Horton. You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Topics: comedy, short
Stella's Merits 1929 Clara Bow, Fredric March, Marceline Day, Jack Oakie, Phillips Holmes
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Topics: Stella's Merits, 1929, Clara Bow, Fredric March, Marceline Day, Jack Oakie, Phillips Holmes
Feature Films
by Rene Clair Productions
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Title: I Married a Witch Summary: A beautiful 17th-century witch returns to life to plague politician Wallace Wooley, descendant of her persecutor. Directed by: René Clair Actors: Directed by René Clair. With Fredric March, Veronica Lake, Robert Benchley Production Company: Rene Clair Productions Release Date: 30 October 1942 (USA) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1 In 1672, two witches (Jennifer and her father Daniel) were burned by puritan Jonathan Wooley. In revenge, Jennifer cursed all future...
Topics: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Girl On The Run is a 1953 ultra-low budget independent production drops a standard crime melodrama into the noirish, tawdry world of a carnival burlesque show. Featuring Steve McQueen, Richard Coogan, Frank Albertson. The most notable cast member of Girl On The Run has one of the smallest roles: Steve McQueen, seen in the background of two scenes during his first known film role. It also inspired the hit Indian Hindi film Caravan starring Asha Parekh. Wikipedia:...
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Topics: Steve McQueen, 1950s, Film Noir Full Movies, Film Noir, Drama, Crime, Classics, Mystery, Thrillers,...
Feature Films
by Universal Pictures
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Crazy House is a 1943 comedy film starring Ole Olsen and Chic Johnson as Broadway stars who return to Universal Studios to make another movie. The mere mention of Olsen and Johnson's names evacuates the studio and terrorizes the management and personnel. Undaunted, the comedians hire an assistant director and unknown talent, and set out to make their own movie. Financed by an eccentric "angel" ( Percy Kilbride ), the completed feature is set to premiere when angry creditors confiscate...
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Topics: crazy house, crazy, house, 1943, 1943 film, Ole Olson, Chic Johnson
Educational Films
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Tolstoy's brilliant tale of Czarist Russia about the plight of a woman caught in an archaic social situation make this a compelling love story with Greta Garbo, Fredric March, and Basil Rathbone
Topics: Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910, Anna Karenina (Motion picture), Literature
Community Video
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Check out my other movie channel - Over 2,600+! https://ok.ru/video/c2607760 and my vintage pop culture vlog https://ok.ru/profile/575252011920 The Bishop Murder Case is a 1930 mystery film directed by Nick Grinde, starring Basil Rathbone, Leila Hyams and Roland Young. Nine years before his role as Sherlock Holmes, Basil Rathbone essayed the character of S.S. Van Dyne's detective Philo Vance. S.S. Van Dyne's novel, The Benson Murder Case in 1926 success spawned 11 subsequent Vance novels. It is...
( 1 reviews )
Topic: The Bishop Murder Case
Community Video
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The Ghost Camera is a 1933 British mystery film directed by Bernard Vorhaus and starring Henry Kendall, Ida Lupino and John Mills. It was based on A Mystery Narrative, a short story by Joseph Jefferson Farjeon. Despite being made quickly on a low budget, the film has come to be considered as one of the most successful Quota quickies made during the Thirties. From Wiki
Topics: The Ghost Camera, British film, Mystery, suspense, www.act1nowplaying.com
Community Video
by reallybadmovie@rocketmail.com
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Public Access TV show "Weirdness Really Bad Movie" hosts public domain movies and ads clean comedy sketches enjoyable for the whole family. Today's film is the 1933 UK film "The Ghost Camera" with Ida Lupino. Hosted from Campus Camera in Kent, Ohio
Topics: murder, mystery, horror, suspense, weird, movie host, ghost, camera, photography
Film Noir
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Ladies in Retirement is an American 1941 film noir directed by Charles Vidor, and starring Ida Lupino, Louis Hayward, Evelyn Keyes. It is based on a 1940 Broadway play of the same title which in turn was based upon a true story from 1886.   The New York Times reviewed the film favorably: "The film is an exercise in slowly accumulating terror with all the psychological trappings of a Victorian thriller. It has been painstakingly done, beautifully photographed and tautly played, especially...
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Topics: Charles Vidor, Ida Lupino, Louis Hayward, Evelyn Keyes, 1940s, Film Noir Full Movies, Film Noir,...
The Naked City is a 1948 American film noir directed by Jules Dassin, featuring Barry Fitzgerald and Howard Duff. The movie, shot partially in documentary style, was filmed on location on the streets of New York City and features landmarks such as the Williamsburg Bridge.   The film received two Academy Awards, one for cinematography for William H. Daniels, and another for film editing to Paul Weatherwax.    A degree of patience is required with this film because while it starts out as a...
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Topics: Jules Dassin, Barry Fitzgerald, Howard Duff, Dorothy Hart, 1940s, Mystery, Classsics, Drama, Crime,...
Film Noir
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Private Hell 36 is a 1954 crime film noir directed by Don Siegel starring Ida Lupino, Steve Cochran, Howard Duff, Dean Jagger and Dorothy Malone. Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Private_Hell_36 Suggested Film Noirs: http://bit.ly/36oLNCR The Internet Archive is an excellent choice for entire full length Netflix & YouTube style uploads of drama, mystery, thriller & crime noir movies from the UK & USA for free. Download complete online British & American classic black...
Topics: Don Siegel, Ida Lupino, Steve Cochran, Howard Duff, Dean Jagger, Dorothy Malone, 1950s, Film Noir...
Film Noir
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The impoverished Count von Degenthal (Herbert Marshall) contemplates suicide, until he attends a masked ball, meets a beautiful American (Sari Maritza), and gets a job as a gigolo.  He charms an older woman (Mary Boland), but ends up in a romantic triangle.  The romance combined with his courtly honesty cause entanglements and even results in a duel.  This pre-code movie is quite nice. The credited cast: Herbert Marshall Sari Maritza Charlie Ruggles Mary Boland George Barbier Bert Roach...
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Topics: Romance, Vienna
Silent Films
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The Letter Year: 1929 Runtime: 65 minutes Film Language(s): English Film Country(s): USA Main Genre: Drama Other Genre(s): Drama Filmed in: Black and White Sound: Mono http://i684.photobucket.com/albums/vv208/mjr1114/TheLetter1929JeanneEaglesavi2.jpg Marooned on a rubber plantation in the East Indies, Leslie Crosbie turns to Geoffrey Hammond for the love and diversion that she does not find with her husband. Director(s): Jean de Limur Writer(s): Monta Bell dialogueMort Blumenstock titlesJean de...
Topics: Jeanne Eagels, Silent
Feature Films
by David L. Loew-Albert Lewin
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Title: The Moon and Sixpence Summary: Loosely inspired by Gauguin's life, the story of Charles Strickland, a middle-aged stockbrocker who abandons his middle-class life, his family, and his duties to start painting, as he has ... Directed by: Albert Lewin Actors: George Sanders, Herbert Marshall, Doris Dudley Production Company: David L. Loew-Albert Lewin Release Date: 27 October 1942 (USA) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1 Loosely inspired by Gauguin's life, the story of Charles Strickland, a middle-aged...
Topics: Drama, Romance
Community Video
by Hunt Stromberg Productions
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Title: Lured Summary: A serial killer in London is murdering young women he meets through the personal columns of newspapers. He announces each of his murders to the police by sending them a cryptic poem. After ... Directed by: Douglas Sirk Actors: George Sanders, Lucille Ball, Charles Coburn Production Company: Hunt Stromberg Productions Release Date: 5 September 1947 (USA) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1 A serial killer in London is murdering young women he meets through the personal columns of...
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Topics: Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
Feature Films
by Selznick International Pictures
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Title: Rebecca Summary: A self-conscious bride is tormented by the memory of her husband's dead first wife. Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock Actors: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders Production Company: Selznick International Pictures Release Date: 12 April 1940 (USA) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1 A shy lady's companion, staying in Monte Carlo with her stuffy employer, meets the wealthy Maxim de Winter. She and Max fall in love, marry and return to Manderley, his large country estate in...
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Topics: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Picfixer Feature Film Collection
by Erich Pommer (& Charles Laughton uncredited)
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This print is sharper and with less shrill audio than the existing IA copies. A seriocomic tale of London buskers (street performers) costarring Charles Laughton and Vivien Leigh with a solid supporting cast. A neglected classic that's a must for Laughton and Leigh fans. Directed by Tim Whelan. UK release 1938. US release 1940. Complete print. a.k.a. "Sidewalks of London" TRIVIA: First telecast September 11, 1949 on KTLA Channel 5 in Los Angeles. The theaters shown during the opening...
Topics: dramas, comedies, London buskers, street performers, 30's London, Charles Laughton, Vivien Leigh,...
Community Video
by Gabriel Pascal
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From IMDB http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0033868/ A young and idealistic woman, who has adopted the Salvation Army and whose father is an armament industrialist, will save more souls directing her father's business. A comedy with social commentary. Stars: Wendy Hiller, Rex Harrison and Robert Morley
Topics: Wendy Hiller, Rex Harrison, Robert Morley, Comedy, George Bernard Shaw
Community Video
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The Ghost and Mrs. Muir
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Topics: Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison, George Sanders
Picfixer Feature Film Collection
by E Lloyd Root (and Adolph Zukor uncredited)
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This print in less than perfect. However it's complete and a noticeable improvement over the existing IA copy. A mild-mannered milkman thinks he had knocked out the middle-weight champion. One of the best Harold LLoyd comedies of the sound era. Good supporting cast. Adapted from a Broadway flop by Lynn Root and Harry Clork (sic). Remade in 1946 as "The Kid From Brooklyn." Directed by Leo McCarey (& Ray McCarey uncredited). Released in 1935. Complete print. CAST NOTE Anthony...
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Topics: comedies, boxing, Harold Lloyd, Verree Teasdale, Helen Mack, Adolphe Menjou, William Gargan, George...
Feature Films
by Alexander Korda
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IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0030063/ Divorce lawyer Everard Logan thinks the woman who spent the night in his hotel room is the erring wife of his new client. Stars Laurence Olivier and Merle Oberon
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Topics: romance, comedy, pdmovies
Feature Films
by Columbia Pictures
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Title: And So They Were Married Summary: A bitter divorcée and a grumpy widower find themselves stuck in a hotel that is cut off from the outside by a snowstorm. Although both have no intention of getting married again, they begin... Directed by: Elliott Nugent Actors: Melvyn Douglas, Mary Astor, Edith Fellows Production Company: Columbia Pictures Release Date: 10 May 1936 (USA) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1 A bitter divorcée and a grumpy widower find themselves stuck in a hotel that is cut off from...
Topics: Comedy, Romance
Film Noir
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M is a 1951 American film noir directed by Joseph Lose y. It is a remake of Fritz Lang's 1931 German film of the same name about a child murderer. This version shifts the action from Berlin to Los Angeles. Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M_(1951_film) Suggested Film Noirs: http://bit.ly/2tLevkl The Internet Archive is an excellent choice for entire full length Netflix & YouTube style uploads of drama, mystery, thriller & crime noir movies from the UK & USA for free....
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Joseph Losey, David Wayne, Howard Da Silva, Raymond Burr, 1950s, Film Noir Full Movies, Film Noir,...
Film Noir
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Secret Beyond the Door is a 1947 American film noir psychological thriller and a modern updating of the Bluebeard fairytale, directed by Fritz Lang. The film stars Michael Redgrave, Anne Revere and Joan Bennett and was produced by her husband Walter Wanger. Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secret_Beyond_the_Door Suggested Film Noirs: http://bit.ly/36oLNCR The Internet Archive is an excellent choice for entire full length Netflix & YouTube style uploads of drama, mystery, thriller...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Fritz Lang, Michael Redgrave, Anne Revere, Joan Bennett, 1940s, Film Noir Full Movies, Film Noir,...
Picfixer Feature Film Collection
by Gabriel Pascal
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“One of the greatest British films” “Magnificent, compelling” “Wonderfully done and perfectly cast” “Bloody good movie” (IMDB reviews quotes) NOTE: Although less than perfect, this upgraded copy is crisper and with improved contrast. The green cast of the un-enhanced original has been removed. The superb screen adaptation of Shaw’s classic tale of Eliza Doolittle and her teacher-tormentor Henry Higgins. Leslie Howard and Wendy Hiller lead an outstanding cast. One Oscar win for...
Topics: Comedies, dramas, romance, George Bernard Shaw, Pygmalion, Wendy Hiller, Leslie Howard, Wilfrid...
Picfixer Feature Film Collection
by Edward Black
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“Pioneering, innovating film” “Very engrossing” “Part Dickens, part soap opera” “Entertaining” “Overblown Gainsborough gloop” (IMDB reviews quotes). Victorian romantic melodrama with a plot too risque for the prudish Hayes Office censors. It was banned in the US until 1948. Good cast and good period-piece production. IMDB rating 6.6. Directed by Anthony Asquith. UK release 1944. US release 1948. Complete print. A. K.A. “Man of Evil”
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Topics: dramas, Victorian melodrama, romantic dramas, Phyllis Calvert, James Mason, Stewart Granger, Jean...
Picfixer Feature Film Collection
by Edward Black
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“Really rather charming” “Cracking entertainment” “Worth watching” “Starts well but tails off” (IMDB reviews quotes). Tongue-in-cheek British crime capers perpetrated by an unlikely Robin Hood played Tom Walls. Lilli Palmer costarrs. Good supporting cast and good production values. IMDB rating 6.7. Directed by Albert de Courville. Released in 1938. Complete print. A. K.A. “The Man with 100 Faces” (US).
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Topics: crime capers, British crime capers, comedies, Tom Walls, Lilli Palmer, Noel Madison, Ethel...
The Video Cellar Collection
by Lawrence Fields
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Ole Olsen and Chic Johnson star as vaudevillians who attempt to stage a cursed show.
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Topics: Ole Olsen, Chic Johnson, comedy, theatre, stage, vaudville, jinxed
The Video Cellar Collection
by C. E. Sullivan; E. B. Derr
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A dowdy secretary named Sylvia Brenner (Constance Bennett) agrees to marry her rich, divorce lawyer boss Gaylord Stanton (Kenneth MacKenna) so that he can avoid a marriage to one of his regular clients. The deal is that Sylvia will get a great allowance and the ability to travel anywhere she wants. While on a trip to Paris she begins to find herself and develop into a confident, uninhibited woman. She attracts one of Gaylord's cad friends Reggie Durant (Basil Rathbone) and contemplates an...
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Topics: Pre-Code, romance, marriage, dirvorce, marriage of convenience, contract, Constance Bennett, Basil...
Film Noir
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Jennifer is a 1953 film noir directed by Joel Newton and starring Ida Lupino, Howard Duff, and Robert Nichols.   Time Out magazine (London) wrote of the film, "This is gothic romance crossed with early '50s noir, worth a look for the sake of the great Wong Howe. He tackles this B-picture with unfailing artistry, creating images that are strong without being showy, atmospheric yet perfectly naturalistic.   Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jennifer_(1953_film) Suggested Film Noirs:...
Topics: Joel Newton, Ida Lupino, Howard Duff, 1950s, Film Noir Full Movies, Film Noir, Drama, Crime,...
Film Noir
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The Upturned Glass is a 1947 British film noir psychological thriller directed by Lawrence Huntington and starring James Mason, Rosamund John and Pamela Kellino. It was made at Gainsborough Pictures' Islington Studios, with sets designed by the art director Andrew Mazzei. Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Upturned_Glass Suggested British Film Noirs: http://bit.ly/3aMND3W The Internet Archive is an excellent choice for entire full length Netflix & YouTube style uploads of drama,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Lawrence Huntington, James Mason, 1940s, Film Noir Full Movies, Film Noir, Drama, Crime, Classics,...
Film Noir
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No Way Out is a 1950 American film noir directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, and starring Richard Widmark, Linda Darnell, Stephen McNally and Sidney Poitier. Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No_Way_Out_(1950_film) Suggested Film Noirs: http://bit.ly/2tLevkl The Internet Archive is an excellent choice for entire full length Netflix & YouTube style uploads of drama, mystery, thriller & crime noir movies from the UK & USA for free. Download complete online British & American...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Richard Widmark, Linda Darnell, Sidney Poitier, 1950s, Film Noir Full Movies,...
Film Noir
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Rebeca Alfred Hitchcock
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Topics: Film Noir temprano, Hitchcock, 1940
Film Noir
by Restoration-J Clement 2019
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This is a 1833 restored public domain movie starring Claudette Colbert, Fredric March, and Alison Skipworth.  The script was based on the 1927 play "The Queen was in the Parlor" by Noel Coward.  It was restored from a rough DVD copy. The plot concerns a princess who falls in low with a commoner, which conflicts with her duty to marry another man.  Because it is a pre-code movie, the princess can be frank about her sexual history.  The film would probably now be G rated with no...
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Topics: Claudette Colbert, Fredric March, Alison Skipworth, pre-code, Clay Clement
Film Noir
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Philo Vance, accompanied by his prize-losing Scottish terrier, investigates the locked-room murder of a prominent and much-hated collector whose broken Chinese vase provides an important clue.
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Topics: Philo Vance, William Powell
Film Noir
by Robert Florey
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NOTE: DESCRIPTION CORRECTED. This is about a crime fighting newspaperman. Brad McKay, played by Lee Tracy, whom I have never heard of, works with the police to solve a case involving $100k and some murders. He is wisecracking and thinks his way, rapidly, out of the surprises. Visit: VintageNewscast.com
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Topics: the pay off, vintage
Film Noir
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Top-of-the-line noir melodrama featuring Van Heflin, Barbara Stanwyck, Lizabeth Scott, and Kirk Douglas. Don't miss it. (The video is interlaced in the MPEG2 file. If viewing with VLC, deinterlace with menu-path Video/Deinterlace/Blend.) You can load the mpeg2 file into DVDAuthorGUI (a free program) and create a DVD to watch on your television.
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Topics: noir, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott
Film Noir
by Fritz Lang, Walter Wanger
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German director Fritz Lang is best known for the highly influential films from relatively early in his career, especially Metropolis (1927) and M (1931). But he also had a brief Hollywood heyday during the mid 1940s, when he made some of his best films. Scarlet Street has been claimed by film noir. This attribution is understandable. The lighting is dark, with heavy use of shadows. The characters are all shady as well. Kitty is certainly a femme fatale, although hints are dropped that she is an...
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Topics: Film-Noir, Drama, Black Comedy, Fritz Lang
Comedy Films
by Hal Roach Studios
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imdb: A newspaper publisher (Emory Parnell) is being blackmailed by a burlesque queen (Joan Woodbury), and he sends one of his reporters (William Tracy) to talk to her.
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Topics: comedy, William Tracy, Bety Compson, Joan Woodbury
Comedy Films
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The bride's mother is swindled out of her money and the groom's father cooks up a scheme to make things right. Mystic Nights Videos
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Topics: Adolphe Menjou, Martha Scott, Pola Negri, Dennis O'Keefe, Billie Burke, Walter Kingsford, Barton...
Comedy Films
by Edward Black
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Terry Arden (Evelyn Dall) travels to England to take over her half of her late fathers dating service run by Arthur Bowden (Arthur Askey).
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: British, WWII, Comedy, Musical
Comedy Films
by Maxwell Shane, William H. Pine and William C. Thomas
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Stolen diamonds are at the heart of a game of body, body, who's got the body played by two reporters, a crook, two employees of a wax museum, and the police. Stars: William Gargan, Ann Savage, Leo Gorcey, George Zucco, Paul Hurst, Don Beddoe, Charles Halton, and George E. Stone IMDb Page The 676MB MPEG4 file was derived from the 3GB MPEG2 found on this page . This movie can also be found here .
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Topics: Comedy, Crime, Reporters, Jewel Thieves, Murder
Silent Films
by Howard Hughes, Preston Sturges
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This final film by silent screen star Harold Lloyd comes nine years after his previous feature. In this film, that reprises a character portrayed by Lloyd in a 1925 film, it is shown what happened to our hero, Harold Diddlebock (Lloyd), twenty years after his big triumph on the college football field. Struggling in the same job he received twenty years previous, Diddlebock is fired so he wanders the streets and eventually goes into a bar. After drinking his first drink in his life, and a...
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Topics: Comedy, Preston Sturges, Harold Lloyd
Comedy Films
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A Tiffany comedy.
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Topics: Rex Lease, Vera Reynolds
Film Noir
by Edward J. and Harry Lee Danziger
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St. Benny the Dip is blessed with a marvelous cast. Dick Haymes, Lionel Stander, and Cosmo Topper himself, Roland Young, play a trio of small time hoodlums who disguise themselves as priests to escape a police dragnet. Finding themselves in an abandoned Bowery mission, the threesome take their masquerade to extremes, holding services and feeding the poor. This marvelous tale of redemption also stars a luminous Nina Foch as love interest and Freddie Bartholomew in his final screen appearance....
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Topics: Comedy, Film-Noir
Silent Films
by William Thomas Sherman, wts@gunjones.com, http://www.mn-hp.com
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IN THE DOUGH (1932) Roscoe Fatty Arbuckle, Shemp Howard, Lionel Stander directed by Ray McCarey Vitaphone, Warner Bros.
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Topics: mabel, rex, adventures, wolf, goat, cried, walter, towser, bad wolf, uncle robert, grey rat, good...
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Television production of King Lear starring Orson Welles. Produced in 1953 for Omnibus TV and directed by Peter Brook.
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A very superstitious cat tries to catch Buzzy for breakfast but Buzzy outsmarts him. Animation by Graham Place and John Walworth. Story by Carl Meyer and Jack Ward. Scenics by Anton Loeb. Music by Winston Sharples. Produced in 1946.
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Comedy Films
by Andrew L. Stone
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A beautiful female doctor (Ruth Hussey) visits her small hometown on her way back to Chicago. Her overworked uncle (Charles Ruggles), who is the town's doctor, wants her to stay and help him, and he and a macho test pilot (John Carroll) who's fallen for her come up with a plan that involves the pilot faking an illness and being treated by her, with her uncle's "help".
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Film Noir
by Sam Spiegel
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Set Connecticut after World War II, The Stranger is a cat and mouse game between Wilson (Edward G. Robinson), a member of the Allied War Crimes Commission and Franz Kindler (Orson Welles), a Nazi who has assumed the false identity of Dr. Charles Rankin. To complete his new intelligentsia disguise, Kindler marries Mary Longstreet, daughter of a Supreme Court justice.
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by Hillyer, V. M. (Virgel Mores), 1875-1931
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xix, 451 p. : 21 cm
Topic: Geography
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A retelling of the events of the Trojan War and the wanderings of Odysseus based on Homer's Iliad and Odyssey
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Book from Project Gutenberg: A Little Cook Book for a Little Girl
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384 p., [8] leaves of plates : 20 cm
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Topic: Arithmetic
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v. 1. Home education.- v. 2. Parents and children.- v. 3. School education
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A teachers resource for educating children in the beauty of nature
Topics: nature studies, education, botany, liturature, seasons, Charlotte Mason
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Topic: Physical education and training
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by George Agnew Chamberlain
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Topic: Home economics
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Good Housekeeping Marriage Book Library of Congress Classification: HQ
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by Jerome K. Jerome
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LibriVox recording of "They and I" by Jerome K. Jerome, read by Debra Lynn, proofed and produced by Karen Merline. A man and his three children leave the “Little Mother” at home in the city and set up temporary housekeeping in a country cottage to supervise the remodeling of the house he has just purchased there. The story is narrated by the father. His interactions with his children, interspersed with his own recollections of past events, make for hilarious reading. This is...
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by Jenkins, Oliver Peebles
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207 p. 18 cm
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Object Lessons on the Human Body: A Transcript of Lessons Given in the Primary Department of School No. 49, New York City
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by Hyde, Mary F. (Mary Frances)
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Topic: English language
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by Webster, Hutton, 1875-1955
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Topic: History, Ancient
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Short essays on finance, taxation, corporations, and strikes
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Feebee Mcgee on Planet ABC is an ABC storybook full of surprises, and 26 fun aliens that resemble letters. Feebee Mcgee is a little girl who goes on big adventures in her Triple T -- her terrific transformable train! In this story, Feebee travels to Planet ABC to visit her friends Yargle and Zankadroid, but things don't go exactly as planned. With her robo-camera, Feebee takes pictures of the many strange and silly aliens she sees, hoping one of them can help find her friends before she has to...
Topics: abc, alphabet, toddler, children, learning, words
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Puckish devil irritates a traveler at an inn.
Topic: Georges Méliès
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Episode of 'Do you trust your wife?' broadcast on Feb. 19, 1957 and hosted by Edgar Bergen. Erik and Helena Gude attempt to extend their winning streak to 18 week and $94,800. Warning Note: This program contains commercials for L&M cigarettes!
Topics: Classic TV, 50's Television, 1950's, Game Show, Quiz, CBS, Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, L&M,...
Feature Films
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Elizabeth Taylor and Van Johnson star in this heartwrenching tale of a love gone sour.
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by Bridgham, Alice Maud
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Topic: Education
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by Christine Terhune Herrick
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by Kittredge, Mabel Hyde, 1867-1955
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Topic: Home economics
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