1948

Words and Music

Words and Music

Words and Music
IMDb: 6.5
120 min

Encomium to Larry Hart (1895-1943), seen through the fictive eyes of his song-writing partner, Richard Rodgers (1902-1979): from their first meeting, through lean years and their breakthrough, to their successes…

Genre: Drama, Music
Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc

Joan of Arc
IMDb: 6.5
145 min

In the Fifteenth Century, France is a defeated and ruined nation after the One Hundred Years War against England. The fourteen years old farm girl Joan of Arc claims to…

Genre: Drama, History, War
Scott of the Antarctic

Scott of the Antarctic

Scott of the Antarctic
IMDb: 7.1
111 min

The true story of the British explorer Robert Falcon Scott and his ill-fated expedition to try to be the first man to discover the South Pole – only to find…

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Bicycle Thieves

Bicycle Thieves

Bicycle Thieves
IMDb: 8.3
89 min

Antonio, an unemployed man in the depressed post-WWII economy of Italy, at last finds a good job hanging up posters, the only requirement for which is that he must have…

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Genre: Drama
He Walked by Night

He Walked by Night

He Walked by Night
IMDb: 7.2
79 min

This film-noir piece, told in semi-documentary style, follows police on the hunt for a resourceful criminal who shoots and kills a cop.

Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers
IMDb: 7.2
125 min

The hectic adventures of D’Artagnan, a young provincial noble who just comes to Paris to enter the musketeers. He will meet action, love, hate, the king and the queen as…

The Fallen Idol

The Fallen Idol

The Fallen Idol
IMDb: 7.8
96 min

Phillipe, the son of an ambassador in London, idolizes Baines, his father’s butler, a kind of hero in the eyes of the child, whose perception changes when he accidentally discovers…

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Sorry, Wrong Number

Sorry, Wrong Number

Sorry, Wrong Number
IMDb: 7.5
89 min

Leona Stevenson is confined to bed and uses her telephone to keep in contact with the outside world. One day she overhears a murder plot on the telephone and is…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Red River

Red River

Red River
IMDb: 7.8
133 min

Dunson is driving his cattle to Red River when his adopted son, Matthew, turns against him.

Genre: Western
That Lady in Ermine

That Lady in Ermine

That Lady in Ermine
IMDb: 5.9
89 min

Circa 1861, Angelina, ruling countess of an Italian principality, is at a loss when invaded by a Hungarian army. Her lookalike ancestress Francesca, who saved a similar situation 300 years…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Rope

Rope

Rope
IMDb: 8.0
81 min

Two young men strangle their ”inferior” classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the ”perfection”…

A Foreign Affair

A Foreign Affair

A Foreign Affair
IMDb: 7.4
116 min

In occupied Berlin, an army captain is torn between an ex-Nazi cafe singer and the U.S. congresswoman investigating her.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid

Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid

Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid
IMDb: 6.5
89 min

As told to a psychiatrist: Mr. Peabody, middle-aged Bostonian on vacation with his wife in the Caribbean, hears mysterious, wordless singing on an uninhabited rock in the bay. Fishing in…

Key Largo

Key Largo

Key Largo
IMDb: 7.9
100 min

A hurricane swells outside, but it’s nothing compared to the storm within the hotel at Key Largo. There, sadistic mobster Johnny Rocco holes up – and holds at gunpoint hotel…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Amazing Mr. X

The Amazing Mr. X

The Amazing Mr. X
IMDb: 6.4
78 min

On the beach one night, Christine Faber, two years a widow, thinks she hears her late husband Paul calling out of the surf…then meets a tall dark man, Alexis, who…

Genre: Thriller
The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes
IMDb: 8.3
133 min

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…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein
IMDb: 7.6
83 min

Two hapless frieght handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man.

Genre: Comedy, Horror
Melody Time

Melody Time

Melody Time
IMDb: 6.5
72 min

Melody Time is an animated feature produced by Walt Disney and released to theatres by RKO Radio Pictures. Made up of several sequences set to popular music and folk music,…

Raw Deal

Raw Deal

Raw Deal
IMDb: 7.3
79 min

In this film noir classic, a revenge-seeking gangster (Dennis O’Keefe) is sent to prison after being framed for a crime he didn’t commit. After seducing a beautiful young woman, he…

Genre: Crime
State of the Union

State of the Union

State of the Union
IMDb: 7.3
124 min

An industrialist is urged to run for President, but this requires uncomfortable compromises on both political and marital levels.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Letter from an Unknown Woman

Letter from an Unknown Woman

Letter from an Unknown Woman
IMDb: 8.0
87 min

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
The Big Clock

The Big Clock

The Big Clock
IMDb: 7.7
95 min

Stroud, a crime magazine’s crusading editor has to post-pone a vacation with his wife, again, when a glamorous blonde is murdered and he is assigned by his publishing boss Janoth…

Saigon

Saigon

Saigon
IMDb: 6.6
93 min

After World War II Larry learns that his flying buddy Mike will only live a short time despite the efforts of the doctors. He takes on a profitable flying job…

Genre: Drama
The Naked City

The Naked City

The Naked City
IMDb: 7.6
96 min

The Naked City portrays the police investigation that follows the murder of a young model. A veteran cop is placed in charge of the case and he sets about, with…

Albuquerque

Albuquerque

Albuquerque
IMDb: 6.8
90 min

Cole Armin comes to Albuquerque to work for his uncle, John Armin, a despotic and hard-hearted czar who operates an ore-hauling freight line, and whose goal is to eliminate a…

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
IMDb: 8.3
126 min

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…