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by Shadi Abd Al-Salam
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Egyptian critics consistently list "The Night of Counting the Years" (also known as "The Mummy") as one of the most important Egyptian films, and perhaps the most important one, but it remains largely unknown, both within Egypt and elsewhere, despite winning a number of awards at European film festivals. Set in 1881, on the eve of British colonial rule, it is based on a true story: an Upper Egyptian clan had been robbing a cache of mummies near the village of Qurna, and...
Topic: Egypt Mummy
Feature Films
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eye 94,250
favorite 25
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NOTE: THIS FILM IS SEPERATED INTO 4 FILES Death Rides A Horse, in public domain, this version is panned and scanned. first three vids are direct rips from dvd, '.vob' extension renamed '.mpg', fourth vid was cropped to exclude copyrighted content which was attached to the ending (distributor logo etc.), it was reformatted into mpg2. According to wikipedia this film is originally in Italian, no doubt dubbed for the American release. For more information on public domain films, where to watch...
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Death Rides a Horse (aka Da uomo a uomo, or As Man to Man) is a 1967 spaghetti western directed by Giulio Petroni, written by Luciano Vincenzoni, and starring Lee Van Cleef and John Phillip Law. Bill Meceita, a boy whose family was murdered in front of him by a gang, sets out 15 years later to exact revenge. On his journey, he finds himself continually sparring and occasionally cooperating with Ryan, a gunfighter on his own quest for vengeance, who knows more than he says about Bill's tragedy....
Topics: Westren, Public Domain, Lee Van Cleef, pdmovies
Feature Films
by Joseph Cates
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eye 22,239
favorite 9
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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by Rick Pleven, Everett Rosenthal
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eye 14,313
favorite 23
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Off the coast of Florida, a nearly-deserted island is rumored to have the fountain of youth. A boatload of teenage kids are headed there for a scavenger hunt. Wellington, the island's wealthy owner, is none too happy about that, so he dispatches his daughter, Junior, to get rid of them. She's happy to go because her sweetie, Irving, is the island's only resident. Junior sends Irving to spy on the kids to find out what they know. Irving's twin brother, Herman, and Herman's high-school...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Comedy, Jayne Mansfield
Feature Films
by William L. Snyder
movies
eye 17,524
favorite 25
comment 1
Young Alice, having become a celebrity for her adventures in Wonderland, is in her bedroom dreaming about visiting Paris and sharing adventures with story book girl, Madeline. A talking mouse named Francois rides a bicycle into Alice’s bedroom and wants to conduct a survey about her favorite cheeses. Alice wants to join Francois in his native Paris, so Francois uses a magical mushroom to shrink Alice to rodent size. Together, they ride through Paris, where Francois narrates a series of short...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Animation, Fantasy
Feature Films
movies
eye 29,762
favorite 10
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Information about this movie can be found on it's IMDB Page
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
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eye 87,569
favorite 66
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"The Legend of Marilyn Monroe" examines Marilyn through an investigation of her private live. From her turbulent childhood when her mother vanished beyond the dark wall of mental illness, through her short stays at various orphanages and foster homes to her marriage at sixteen to James Dougherty. Relive Marilyn's first exposure during World War II as a calendar girl for the war effort, one of her first performances in Ladies of the Chorus, and acting debut in "Asphalt...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Biography, Marilyn Monroe
Feature Films
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eye 46,637
favorite 33
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A song and dance epic produced by the People's Republic of China on the cusp of the Cultural Revolution. "What sort of film would have resulted if, in the mid 1960s, Busby Berkeley, fresh from his gig on 'Jumbo', had been invited by none other than Chairman Mao to realize a project styled 'a song and dance epic', for the benefit of the entire People's Republic of China to digest as a picture show entertainment? Something flashy, but with a message. Something to enliven and uplift the...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Mao Zedong, Mao Tse-Tung, Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, People's Republic of China,...
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Russian spies secretly infect rabbits with a deadly bacteria, then let them loose in the U.S. Stars: Michael Terr, Arch Hall Jr. and Liz Renay
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Michael Terr, Arch Hall Jr. and Liz Renay, comedy ,The Nasty Rabbit
Feature Films
movies
eye 12,639
favorite 6
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In the late Roman Empire, A roman consul is sent to Gaul to investigate the theft of gold shipments. He finds out that the Governor is leading a group of barbarians in the thefts.
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by Paul Leder
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eye 8,734
favorite 8
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Ben, Edna and their baby daughter (Will Gregory, Gaye Gordon, Geraldine Leder) are headed to California when their car breaks down. Ben ventures off to the junkyard in search of a spare part to fix his car. Coincidentally, Harry (Paul Leder) the seedy junkyard owner has just been accused by the police of selling stolen auto parts, and claims that he gets his cars from someone else. Ben wanders into the junkyard just in time for Harry to frame him and use him as a scapegoat. When Ben doesn't...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by King Brothers Productions
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eye 37,260
favorite 23
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Early in the War of 1812, Captain James Marshall is commissioned to run the British blockade and fetch an unofficial war loan from France. As first mate, Marshall recruits Ben Waldridge, a cashiered former British Navy captain. Waldridge brings his former gun crew...who begin plotting mutiny as soon as they learn there'll be gold aboard. The gold duly arrives, and with it Waldridge's former sweetheart Leslie, who's fond of a bit of gold herself. - IMDB Description
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Topics: Adventure, Angela Lansbury, Movie Powder, avi
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by Mario Costa
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eye 22,524
favorite 12
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http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0056026/ Spaghetti and sandal epic, dubbed in English. Gordon Scott, a warrior (no grapevines) protecting a slave girl, who is really a princess, winds up as a gladiator in the Roman arenas.
favoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Ancient Rome, gladiator, pecs, Gordon Scott
Feature Films
by Alberto De Martino, Anacleto Fontini, Antonio Momplet, and Italo Zingarelli
movies
eye 82,801
favorite 24
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A rebellious Roman gladiator leads a revolt for the freedom of a group of oppressed people.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: gladiators, Roman Empire, Sword and Sandal, Epic, adventure, Ancient World
Feature Films
by Arch Hall, Sr.
movies
eye 11,140
favorite 20
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Except for the fact that it stars Arch Hall, Jr., who's as cute as a warthog and as convincing an actor as Tor Johnson, this is a fairly entertaining little jukebox musical. Bud Eagle comes to Hollywood from Spearfish, South Dakota, signs with a sleazy agent, and becomes a big star. There's also a cute girl who can't act a lick, and a heavy in the form of Steak, played by Cash Flagg (really Ray Dennis Steckler, who directed). There's also some interesting camera work now and then (Vilmos...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Arch Hall, Sr., Arch Hall, Jr., Ray Dennis Steckler, juke box musical, musical, rock and roll,...
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by Albert Band, Piero Ghione, and Giorgio Venturini
movies
eye 42,393
favorite 19
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A film that deal with elements of the Aeneid of Virgil, concentrating on the exiled Trojans confrontation with the Etruscans.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Trojans, Etruscans, Troy, Etruria, Ancient Italy, Latins, Latium, Rome, Aeneas, Virgil, Sword and...
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by Guido
movies
eye 42,156
favorite 9
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http://imdb.com/title/tt0057105/ Another spaghetti and sandal flick, this time with Cameron Mitchell desperate for work. Very loose version of Caesar's Commentaries. May appear choppy at times, due to conversion from a 24-fps QT. Not recommended for downloading by whiners -instead, better upload your own higher quality version.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Ancient Rome, Julius Caesar, Vercingetorix
Feature Films
by Donn Harling
movies
eye 6,407
favorite 8
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The story concerns a hot-shot teen (Ed Dugan) who stumbles onto a mob execution in progress. The gangsters conveniently set him up as the fall guy. He spends most of the picture on the run from both the cops and a brutish hit man called "the Indian" while he tries to unravel the plot against him.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Crime
Feature Films
by Samuel Marx
movies
eye 36,333
favorite 12
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Spaghetti-sandal version of the classic tales, dubbed into English. Pythias, a liberal Athenian who believes all men are brothers, is condemned to death by Dionysus, the tyrant of Syracuse, who finds this view dangerous. However, Dionysus allows Pythias to return to Athens to visit his ailing wife with the understanding he will then come back to face his punishment. Damon, a friend of Pythias, volunteers to be a hostage to guarantee Pythias's return. Dionysius doesn't expect Pythias to keep his...
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Ancient Greece, swords, pecs
Feature Films
movies
eye 33,732
favorite 10
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An film account of Caesar's conquest of Gaul, focusing on his struggle with King Vercingetorix.
Feature Films
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eye 5,662
favorite 5
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A young man is charged with statutory rape.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: statutory rape, prison
Feature Films
by Ferdinand Felicioni
movies
eye 22,673
favorite 10
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This is an epic recounting the early career and conversion of Constantine the Great, the first Christian Roman Emperor.
Topics: Constantine the Great, Roman Empire, Byzantine Empire, Christian Church, Milvian Bridge, Epic,...
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by James Landis
movies
eye 50,489
favorite 14
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A country boy trains to be a paratrooper at Fort Bragg. You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews )
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by James Landis
movies
eye 38,399
favorite 4
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A country boy trains to be a paratrooper at Fort Bragg.
Feature Films
movies
eye 52,883
favorite 18
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A detective (Jock Mahoney) searches for a missing insurance investigator. The IMDB entry is here . (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) to create a DVD to watch on your television.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: private eye, murder, mystery, insurance
Feature Films
by Mario Zama
movies
eye 51,611
favorite 8
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This is the English dub version. From IMDB: The story of Hadji Murad, a 19th-century Chechen chieftain who led his warriors in a fight against the invading forces of the Russian Czar.
Topics: Steve Reeves, Drama, English
Feature Films
by Arch Hall Sr.
movies
eye 17,887
favorite 18
comment 2
A gang of teenage delinquents terrorize a small community by stealing cars and stripping them for parts, then selling the parts to a crooked junkyard owner. The police and an insurance company investigator set out to break up the gang.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Film Noir
by James Ellsworth
movies
eye 59,357
favorite 30
comment 8
A gang of bank robbers (Johnny Cash) terrorize a small town by knocking on doors and then killing whoever answers.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: Crime, Music, Drama, Thriller
Feature Films
movies
eye 58,005
favorite 14
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The story of Esther and her relationship with King Ashuarius (Xerxes) of Persia.
favorite ( 4 reviews )
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eye 92,458
favorite 29
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This ia a film adaptation of the Biblical story of the Israelite shepherd David, who became a hero and later king by his defeat of Goliath, the champion of the Philistines. It also deals with David's relation with the first king of Israel, Saul.
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by Orson Welles
movies
eye 60,594
favorite 31
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The story of the film is adapted from the Old Testament: The Philistines declare war on the Israelites and wrench the Arch of the Allience from them. Saul (Orson Welles), the king of Israel, listens meanwhile to the words of the prophets who tell him that the new king will be a young shepard called David. But still David has to fight the enemy in form of their mighty giant Goliath. English dubbed. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0054788/
favoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Drama, History, Biblical, Orson Welles
Feature Films
by Luigi Carpentieri and Ermanno Donati
movies
eye 97,913
favorite 16
comment 1
Tthe biblical story of Joseph sold into slavery by his jealous brothers and his rise from slave to vizier in the Egypt of the Pharaohs.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Ancient Egypt, Ancient Hebrews, Epic, spectacle
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movies
eye 8,478
favorite 12
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Found this one on Google(As PD). From IMDB: A rebellious punk of the beat generation, who spends his days as an amateur dirt track driver in-between partying and troublemaking. He eventually kidnaps his buddy's girlfriend, kills a few police officers and finally sees his own life end in tregedy.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Jack Nicholson
Feature Films
by Harvey Berman
movies
eye 11,194
favorite 16
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A rebellious punk (Jack Nicholson) of the beat generation spends his days as an amateur dirt track driver in between partying and troublemaking. He eventually kidnaps his buddy's girlfriend, kills a few police officers and finally sees his own life end in tragedy.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Crime, Drama, Jack Nicholson
Feature Films
by O'Dale Ireland
movies
eye 13,876
favorite 11
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Matt Stevens (John Ashley) is the big man at high school. He sweats the students for protection money, acquires copies of tests for a fee, and has rigged the votes so he can beat Kelly (Lowell Brown) in the election for student president. Aside from his anointed acolytes, Matt is almost universally despised. His parents are obscenely rich and spend their time travelling in Europe rather than giving him the parental guidance he needs. Things begin to get ugly when some of the teens resist his...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Public Domain
movies
eye 12,890
favorite 11
comment 0
Eddie Crane (Tony Travis) is torn between his so called "friends" and a once in a lifetime opportunity to make something of himself.
Feature Films
by Edward Heite, Ron Miller
movies
eye 38,287
favorite 34
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Eddy Crane (Tony Travis) is a newly discovered singer who must choose between his gang or becoming a professional singer.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Topic: crime, drama
The Video Cellar Collection
by Robert Saudek
movies
eye 7,078
favorite 19
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Episode one of the series "The Dow Hour Of Great Mysteries" (31 Mar 1960) Kinescope recording of an elaborately staged television version of the often filmed 1922 Avery Hopwood and Mary Roberts Rinehart play "The Bat". Hosted by Joseph N Welch. Starring: Helen Hayes, Jason Robards Jr, Margaret Hamilton. A sinister criminal known as "The Bat" tries to find stolen securities hidden in the rambling mansion owned by the deceased owner of a bank and rented by spinster...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: old house, old dark house, helen hayes, jason robards, margaret hamilton, nbc, dow hour of great...
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by Walter Matthau
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eye 22,216
favorite 12
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Gangster and cop killer Jack Martin is on the run from the law, and hides out in a small town. Low on funds, he engineers a clever bank robbery that yields him a big bundle. Now he has not only the cops and the FBI after him, but also the local crime boss, who's outraged that an outsider can pull off a heist like that in his territory and not cut him in on it. The Directorial debut of Walter Matthau and the only film he ever directed.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Crime, Walter Matthau, Movie Powder, avi
Feature Films
by Charles Davis, Doug Wilson
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eye 16,035
favorite 12
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When ex-small-time criminal Kelly Olson (Doug Wilson) returns to Los Angeles for his kid brother's funeral, not many people are happy to see him. Not his mother (Beppie De Vries), not his ex-girlfriend (Jeanne Baird), not the cops, and not local hood Rico Lanari (Tony Lewis). Kelly insists he's gone straight, but nobody believes him. Convinced his brother was murdered, he slips back into his thug ways to get a few answers from a bunch of low-lifes.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Enzo Merolle
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eye 26,216
favorite 20
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When strongman Glauco is tricked into going on a sea voyage by his friend Pirro, both of them find themselves on the island of the Amazons during a feud over the succession of the throne. They'll need all their wits to get out alive. You can find out more about this movie on its IMDB page .
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: sword and sandal
Feature Films
by Roger Corman
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eye 24,700
favorite 12
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Seymour Krelboin is a hapless sap working in a skid row flower shop. He loves coworker Audrey Fulquard, but is close to losing his job. Luckily, he discovers a new plant, and brings the sickly specimen to work, which impresses both Audrey and his boss, Gravis Mushnick. Mushnick makes Seymour's job contingent on the survival of the plant. While Seymour works on this, he discovers the plant responds to blood. Oh, and it talks! It tells him it needs more blood to thrive, and Seymour sets about the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Comedy, Horror
Feature Films
by Roger Corman
movies
eye 13,566
favorite 14
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Seymour Krelboin is a hapless sap working in a skid row flower shop. He loves coworker Audrey Fulquard, but is close to losing his job. Luckily, he discovers a new plant, and brings the sickly specimen to work, which impresses both Audrey and his boss, Gravis Mushnick. Mushnick makes Seymour's job contingent on the survival of the plant. While Seymour works on this, he discovers the plant responds to blood. Oh, and it talks! It tells him it needs more blood to thrive, and Seymour sets about the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topics: Comedy, Horror
Feature Films
by Pierre Couderc
movies
eye 46,403
favorite 7
comment 1
A Christian drama about a son who leaves his fathers business and fortune to become a missionary.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Christian, Drama
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by Nina Paley
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eye 20,320
favorite 7
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Sita is a goddess separated from her beloved Lord and husband Rama. Nina is an animator whose husband moves to India, then dumps her by email. Three hilarious shadow puppets narrate both ancient tragedy and modern comedy in this beautifully animated interpretation of the Indian epic Ramayana. Set to the 1920's jazz vocals of Annette Hanshaw, Sita Sings the Blues earns its tagline as "the Greatest Break-Up Story Ever Told."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Sita Sings the Blues, Nina Paley, Annette Hanshaw, Ramayana, Animation, Peer Produced, Free...
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by Nina Paley
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eye 22,681
favorite 7
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DVD VERSION! This is my own DVD version -- UN official, but loaded with goodies. You can find it as a direct-download here, but please if possible use the torrent and help seed! DVD features: High-quality video encoding; Director's Commentary featuring Nina Paley and Karl Fogel ; Subtitles including English, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Chinese, Dutch and Finnish; Customized chapter selection screens with screenshot previews - chapters are biased towards the Annette Hanshaw songs (for lack...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: sita, blues, ramayana, annette hanshaw, nina paley
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by Harry Popkin Productions
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Title: Impact Summary: A unfaithful wife plots with her lover to kill her husband, but the lover is accidentally killed instead. The husband stays in hiding, and lets his wife be charged with conspiracy. Directed by: Arthur Lubin Actors: Brian Donlevy, Ella Raines, Charles Coburn Production Company: Harry Popkin Productions Release Date: 1 April 1949 (USA) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1 In San Francisco, the successful self-made businessman Walter Williams has just bought three factories in Denver with...
Topics: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
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eye 18,493
favorite 8
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Brian Donlevy plays a hard-driving corporate executive whose death is plotted by his young wife and her lover.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Brian Donlevy, Ella Raines, Charles Coburn
Picfixer Feature Film Collection
by W A Hackel
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eye 5,575
favorite 8
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This 790 MB file has the same video and audio qualities as the 3.8 GB file found elsewhere at IA. A screwball comedy of errors in which newlyweds' first night is constantly interrupted by a wandering corpse, dumb crooks and frustrated cops. It received the best press reviews of any Monogram release. Stars John Beal and Wanda McKay, supported by Warren Hymer, J Farrel MacDonald and Tom Neal. Directed by William Baudine Released in 1942 Complete print IMDB page:...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: screwball comedies, comedies, wedding night, John Beal, Wanda McKay
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Also known as "One Thrilling Night." You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topic: comedy
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eye 5,034
favorite 4
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Elizabeth Taylor and Van Johnson star in this heart wrenching romantic time-line of a failed marriage.
favorite ( 1 reviews )
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eye 34,033
favorite 24
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Elizabeth Taylor and Van Johnson star in this woeful romance telling the saga of a broken marriage. IMDB page
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: pdmovies
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eye 35,740
favorite 36
comment 10
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Feature Films
by Jack Cummings
movies
eye 64,461
favorite 34
comment 6
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topic: drama
Feature Films
by Michael Curtiz
movies
eye 67,006
favorite 38
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Archer Coe has been found dead in his locked bedroom. The cops consider it suicide, but Philo believes otherwise. When the Coroner shows up, he finds that Archer had been hit with a blunt object, stabbed and shot - making suicide unlikely. When the evidence points to his brother, Brisbane is found stabbed to death in the closet. Archer had a number of enemies, any one of which would have been glad to knock him off, but which one did and how did the murder occur in a room looked from the inside....
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews )
Topics: Philo Vance, William Powell, Michael Curtiz, SS Van Dine: Locked room mystery
The Video Cellar Collection
by Michael Curtiz
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eye 6,974
favorite 19
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Philo Vance investigates one of his most famous locked-room murders.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: mystery, philo vance, michael curtiz, warner bros, william powell, mary astor, Ralph Morgan, arthur...
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Hosted by The Cinemated Man Directed by Gregory La Cava Written by Eric Hatch, Morrie Ryskind, Gregory La Cava, Robert Presnell Sr. Music by Charles Previn Cinematography by Ted Tetzlaff Art Direction by Charles D. Hall In the depths of the Depression, a party game brings dizzy socialite Irene Bullock to the city dump where she meets Godfrey, a derelict, and ends by hiring him as family butler. He finds the Bullocks to be the epitome of idle rich, and nutty as the proverbial fruitcake. Soon,...
Topics: william powell, godfrey, carol lombard, comedy
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by Robert Buckner, Jack L. Warner
movies
eye 68,626
favorite 49
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This film's excellent cast brings interest to a story of otherwise routine family events. Almost all of the performers are nicely matched with their characters, especially William Powell and Irene Dunne as the parents.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews )
Topics: Comedy, William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor
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by Arthur Hornblow Jr.
movies
eye 45,368
favorite 25
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Taken from IMDB : In Panama, Maggie King meets soldier Skid Johnson on his last day in the army and reluctantly agrees to a date to celebrate. The two become involved in a nightclub brawl which causes Maggie to miss her ship back to the States. Now stranded, she's forced to move in with Skid and his pal Harry. She soon falls in love with Skid. Skid gets a job playing the trumpet at a local club and becomes a big success. Fame and fortune go to his head which eventually destroys his relationship...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Drama, Musical, Romance
Feature Films
by Buddy G. DeSylva
movies
eye 16,469
favorite 33
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An enticing French girl named Nicole(Danielle Darrieux) has no employ and without rent. She is helped by an ex-actress (Broderick) and a maitre of New York city Hotel (Mischa Auer). They are planning a plot for snare a rich hubby and catch the eyes on Bill (Louis Hayward). The scheme works and the engagement is quickly publicized in the newspapers. But Bill's friend (Douglas Fairbanks J.R) knows the true intentions and the plans may be thwarted.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: Comedy, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Danielle Darrieux
Feature Films
by Alfred Zeisler
movies
eye 9,376
favorite 32
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A bored millionaire wagers his doctor that he can support himself at a working class job for year without touching his inheritance.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Drama, Cary Grant, Movie Powder, avi
Feature Films
by Columbia Pictures Corporation
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eye 18,307
favorite 23
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As Julie prepares to leave her husband Roger, she begins to play through a stack of recordings, each of which reminds her of events in their lives together. One of them is the song that was playing when she and Roger first met in a music store. Other songs remind her of their courtship, their marriage, their desire for a child, and the joys and sorrows that they have shared. A flood of memories comes back to her as she ponders their present problems and how they arose.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Drama, Cary Grant, Movie Powder, avi
Feature Films
by Beacon Productions
movies
eye 11,870
favorite 9
comment 1
An undercover cop woos the sister of the crime boss in order to infiltrate the gang.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Charles Starrett, Noel Madison, Virginia Cherrill, Charles Delaney, Jack Mulhall
Feature Films
by Fred Guiol
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eye 17,490
favorite 10
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Taken from IMDB : As Julie prepares to leave her husband Roger, she begins to play through a stack of recordings, each of which reminds her of events in their lives together. One of them is the song that was playing when she and Roger first met in a music store. Other songs remind her of their courtship, their marriage, their desire for a child, and the joys and sorrows that they have shared. A flood of memories comes back to her as she ponders their present problems and how they arose.
Topics: Cary Grant, Romance, Tragedy
Feature Films
by Leo McCarey
movies
eye 74,076
favorite 62
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Directed by Leo McCarey, this 1939 romantic classic is the first and best version of the old warhorse of a fateful shipboard romance between an aimless playboy and a nightclub singer, both engaged but appearing to be destined to reunite on the top floor of the Empire State Building. The elaborate, shot-for-shot 1957 remake again directed by McCarey with Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr is much better known, and Warren Beatty even saw fit to remake it yet again with his wife Annette Bening for a 1994...
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Topics: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Irene Dunne, Charles Boyer
Feature Films
movies
eye 16,909
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Lew Ayres is a poor young man whose girl is stolen by a rich man.
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Topics: Lew Ayres, Republic Pictures, Helen Mack, Byron Foulger
Feature Films
movies
eye 47,605
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After the champion middle-weight boxer is knocked out in a scuffle with milkman Harold Lloyd, Harold gets the chance to fight the champ in the ring. Adolphe Menjou and William Gargan also appear. The IMDB entry is here . You can load the mpeg2 file into DVDAuthorGUI (a free program) and, with the push of a button, create the files needed to burn a DVD for your television. If you don't already have burning software, you can use ImgBurn (another free program).
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Topics: Harold Lloyd, William Gargan, Helen Mack, comedy, boxer, boxing, Adolphe Menjou
Picfixer Feature Film Collection
by The 2am Theater
movies
eye 4,485
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This special tribute to the lost art of screwball comedy is a simulated double feature program at a second-run movie house in the 1940s: Your evening of chuckles and belly laughs begins with coming attractions and a cartoon followed by William Wellman's hilarious put-down of instant celebrity culture, "Nothing Sacred" starring Carole Lombard and Fredric March. Next up is Howard Hawks' fast-talking battle-of-the-sexes masterpiece, "His Girl Friday" starring Cary Grant and...
Topics: 2am theater, double feature, screwball comedies, Carole Lombard, Fredric March, Walter Connolly,...
Feature Films
by Howard Hawks
movies
eye 6,996
favorite 15
comment 0
hosted by The Cinemated Man Directed by Howard Hawks Written by Charles Lederer, Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur Music by Sidney Cutner, Felix Mills Cinematography by Joseph Walker Editing by Gene Havlick Art Direction by Lionel Banks
Topics: Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy, Howard Hawks, screwball comedy, cinematedman
Feature Films
by Columbia Pictures Corporation
movies
eye 41,225
favorite 16
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A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying. - IMDB Description
Topics: Comedy, Cary Grant, Movie Powder, avi, pdmovies
Feature Films
by Public Domain
movies
eye 3,430
favorite 7
comment 0
A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying.
Topics: Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy, feature film
Film Chest Vintage Cartoons
collection
83
ITEMS
14.5M
VIEWS
by Internet Archive
collection
eye 14.5M
Watch classic animated cartoons from the 1930's and 1940's! These cartoons are from the Film Chest collection, a leading source of film and video programming and stock footage. All these cartoons have been transferred from original 35 film prints and digitally remastered. The collection includes classics such as Bugs Bunny, Woody Woodpecker, Popeye, Porky Pig, The Three Stooges, and others. Click for more information about Film Chest .
Topic: Moving Images
Universal Newsreels
collection
611
ITEMS
3M
VIEWS
collection
eye 3M
In the pre-TV era, people saw the news every week in their neighborhood movie theaters. Newsreels were shown before every feature film and in dedicated newsreel theaters located in large cities. Universal Newsreel, produced from 1929 to 1967, was released twice a week. Each issue contained six or seven short stories, usually one to two minutes in length, covering world events, politics, sports, fashion, and whatever else might entertain the movie audience. These newsreels offer a fascinating...
TED Talks
collection
2,942
ITEMS
966,504
VIEWS
by Academic conference, Richard Saul Wurman, Harry Marks, technology, design
collection
eye 966,504
TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) is a global set of conferences owned by the private non-profit Sapling Foundation, formed to disseminate "ideas worth spreading." http://www.ted.com/ Videos in this collection include originals in 420p quality MPEG4 16:9 aspect ratio, and a derived letter-boxed version in NTSC Standard Definition MPEG2 in a 4:3 aspect ratio that is broadcast ready. This collection contains only those TedTalks that don't contain trailing commercials. TedTalks...
Topic: Ted Talks