Search results for "1947"
Merton of the Movies

Merton of the Movies

Merton of the Movies
IMDb: 6.4
82

In 1915, Kansas theatre usher Merton Gill is a rabid silent-movie fan. When he brings Mammoth Studios free publicity by imitating star Lawrence Rupert’s heroics, they bring him to Hollywood…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Down to Earth

Down to Earth

Down to Earth
IMDb: 6.2
101

Upset about a new Broadway musical’s mockery of Greek mythology, the goddess Terpsichore comes down to earth and lands a part in the show. She works her charms on the…

Undercover Maisie

Undercover Maisie

Undercover Maisie
IMDb: 6.5
90

Chorus girl Maisie (Ann Sothern) helps a Los Angeles police detective (Barry Nelson) catch a gang of con artists.

Genre: Crime, Mystery
Green Dolphin Street

Green Dolphin Street

Green Dolphin Street
IMDb: 6.8
141

Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, William. Sophie’s daughter, Marguerite, and William fall…

Johnny O’Clock

Johnny O’Clock

Johnny O’Clock
IMDb: 6.8
95

When an employee at an illegal gambling den dies suspiciously, her sister, Nancy, looks into the situation and falls for Johnny O’Clock, a suave partner in the underground casino. Selfish…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Living in a Big Way

Living in a Big Way

Living in a Big Way
IMDb: N/A
104

A World War II pilot (Gene Kelly) comes home to a bride (Marie McDonald) who, spoiled by her father (Charles Winninger), now wants a divorce.

Genre: Comedy
The Foxes of Harrow

The Foxes of Harrow

The Foxes of Harrow
IMDb: N/A
117

An Irish rascal and inveterate gambler uses his considerable skills at the gaming tables of New Orleans to become fabulously rich.

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Flame

The Flame

The Flame
IMDb: N/A
97

George McAllister (John Carroll), the black sheep of a wealthy family who has squandered his share of the family inheritance, and lives in constant jealousy, hatred and resentment of his…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Good News

Good News

Good News
IMDb: N/A
93

At fictitious Tait University in the Roaring ’20s, co-ed and school librarian Connie Lane falls for football hero Tommy Marlowe. Unfortunately, he has his eye on gold-digging vamp Pat McClellan….

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Fun and Fancy Free

Fun and Fancy Free

Fun and Fancy Free
IMDb: 6.6
73

Jiminy Cricket hosts two Disney animated shorts: “Bongo,” about a circus bear escaping to the wild, and “Mickey and the Beanstalk,” a take on the famous fairy tale.

Deep Valley

Deep Valley

Deep Valley
IMDb: 6.9
104

A shy California farm girl falls head-over-heels in love with Barry Burnett, a fugitive from a chain gang building a road through the wilderness.

Genre: Drama
That’s My Man

That’s My Man

That’s My Man
IMDb: 6.7
99

A poor young man is finally able to achieve his dream of running a horse at the track, but when he starts becoming successful, he begins to lose sight of…

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Bishop’s Wife

The Bishop’s Wife

The Bishop’s Wife
IMDb: 7.6
109

An Episcopal Bishop, Henry Brougham, has been working for months on the plans for an elaborate new cathedral which he hopes will be paid for primarily by a wealthy, stubborn…

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Boomerang!

Boomerang!

Boomerang!
IMDb: 7.2
88

In a quiet Connecticut town, a kindly priest is murdered while waiting at a street corner. The citizens are horrified and demand action from the police. All of the witnesses…

Genre: Crime, Drama
Body and Soul

Body and Soul

Body and Soul
IMDb: 7.6
104

Charley Davis, against the wishes of his mother, becomes a boxer. As he becomes more successful the fighter becomes surrounded by shady characters, including an unethical promoter named Roberts, who…

Genre: Drama
Buck Privates Come Home

Buck Privates Come Home

Buck Privates Come Home
IMDb: 6.9
77

Two ex-soldiers return from overseas–one of them having smuggled into the country a French orphan girl he has become attached to. They wind up running into their old sergeant–who hates…

Genre: Comedy
Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve
IMDb: 5.9
93

The greedy nephew of eccentric Matilda Reid seeks to have her judged incompetent so he can administer her wealth; but she will be saved if her three long-lost adopted sons…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Desert Fury

Desert Fury

Desert Fury
IMDb: 6.7
96

The daughter of a Nevada casino owner gets involved with a racketeer, despite everyone’s efforts to separate them.

Genre: Crime, Drama
A Double Life

A Double Life

A Double Life
IMDb: 7
104

A Shakespearian actor starring as Othello opposite his wife finds the character’s jealous rage taking over his mind off-stage.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
The Fugitive

The Fugitive

The Fugitive
IMDb: 6.3
104

Anti-Catholic and anti-cleric policies in the Mexican state of Tabasco lead the revolutionary government to persecute the state’s last remaining priest.

Genre: Western
Gentleman’s Agreement

Gentleman’s Agreement

Gentleman’s Agreement
IMDb: 7.2
118

A magazine writer poses as a Jew to expose anti-Semitism.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Magic Town

Magic Town

Magic Town
IMDb: 6.5
103

Rip Smith’s opinion-poll business is a failure…until he discovers that the small town of Grandview is statistically identical to the entire country. He and his assistants go there to run…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Lost Moment

The Lost Moment

The Lost Moment
IMDb: 6.9
89

In a long flashback, a New York publisher is in Venice pursuing the lost love letters of an early-19th-century poet, Jeffrey Ashton, who disappeared mysteriously. Using a false name, Lewis…

My Favorite Brunette

My Favorite Brunette

My Favorite Brunette
IMDb: 6.8
87

Baby photographer Ronnie Jackson, on death row in San Quentin, tells reporters how he got there: taking care of his private-eye neighbor’s office, Ronnie is asked by the irresistible Baroness…

A Man About the House

A Man About the House

A Man About the House
IMDb: 6
99

Handsome Italian laborer Kieron Moore works as caretaker of the Neopolitan villa inherited by plain-Jane Englishwomen Margaret Johnston and Dulcie Gray. Johnston is swept off her feet by the raffishly…

Genre: Drama
The Other Love

The Other Love

The Other Love
IMDb: 6.2
95

Seriously ill, concert pianist Karen Duncan is admitted to a Swiss sanitorium. Despite being attracted to Dr Tony Stanton she ignores his warnings of possibly fatal consequences unless she rests…

Genre: Drama, Romance
Out of the Past

Out of the Past

Out of the Past
IMDb: 8
97

Jeff Bailey seems to be a mundane gas station owner in remote Bridgeport, CA. He is dating local girl Ann Miller and lives a quiet life. But Jeff has a…

The Paradine Case

The Paradine Case

The Paradine Case
IMDb: 6.6
125

The beautiful Mrs. Paradine is accused of poisoning her older, blind husband. She hires married Anthony Keane as her lawyer and when he begins to fall in love with her,…

Genre: Thriller
Pursued

Pursued

Pursued
IMDb: 7.2
101

A boy haunted by nightmares about the night his entire family was murdered is brought up by a neighboring family in the 1880s. He falls for his lovely adoptive sister…

Ramrod

Ramrod

Ramrod
IMDb: 6.7
95

A cattle-vs.-sheepman feud loses Connie Dickason her fiance, but gains her his ranch, which she determines to run alone in opposition to Frank Ivey, “boss” of the valley, whom her…

Genre: Western
It Always Rains on Sunday

It Always Rains on Sunday

It Always Rains on Sunday
IMDb: 7.2
92

During a rainy Sunday afternoon, an escaped prisoner tries to hide out at the home of his ex-fiance.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Secret Beyond the Door

Secret Beyond the Door

Secret Beyond the Door
IMDb: 6.8
99

Fritz Lang’s psycho thriller tells the story of a woman who marries a stranger with a deadly hobby and through their love he attempts to fight off his obsessive-compulsive actions.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Out of the Blue

Out of the Blue

Out of the Blue
IMDb: 6.4
84

Set in an apartment building whose occupants include Arthur Earthleigh, a meek and mild type married to the beautiful-but-domineering Mae; a Bohemian artist, David Galleo and his always-there model, Deborah…

Genre: Comedy
Popeye the Sailor: Wotta Knight

Popeye the Sailor: Wotta Knight

Popeye the Sailor: Wotta Knight
IMDb: 6.3
N/A

Popeye and Bluto are knights, jousting for the honor of Sleeping Beauty (Olive, with long blonde hair). Of course, Bluto plays dirty, squirting grease on the field in front of…

Safari So Good

Safari So Good

Safari So Good
IMDb: 7.1
7

Popeye and Olive are on a safari, he with a gun and she with a camera. She wanders off to stalk a chimp, and happens across Bluto as a Tarzan-like…

Genre: Animation, Family
Popeye the Sailor: Popeye and the Pirates

Popeye the Sailor: Popeye and the Pirates

Popeye the Sailor: Popeye and the Pirates
IMDb: 7
N/A

Popeye is taking Olive on a boat ride when she spots a pirate ship. They are soon captured, and Popeye has to rescue Olive from the (initially charming) pirate captain….

Popeye the Sailor: Abusement Park

Popeye the Sailor: Abusement Park

Popeye the Sailor: Abusement Park
IMDb: 6.6
N/A

Popeye and Bluto battle over Olive in an amusement park/carnival. First, Bluto breaks a couple of strength-testing devices, but Popeye still manages to one-better him. Then, Popeye and Olive go…

I’ll Be Skiing Ya

I’ll Be Skiing Ya

I’ll Be Skiing Ya
IMDb: 6.4
7

Popeye and Olive are on a winter vacation in Lake Plastered, NY. Popeye is teaching Olive to ice skate (but not doing a very good job); she catches the eye…

Genre: Animation, Comedy
All’s Fair at the Fair

All’s Fair at the Fair

All’s Fair at the Fair
IMDb: 6.6
7

Bluto, the daring hot air balloon rider, catches the eye of Olive at a carnival, much to Popeye’s chagrin. Bluto manages to make Popeye look bad several times, eventually winning…

Genre: Animation, Comedy
Red Hot Rangers

Red Hot Rangers

Red Hot Rangers
IMDb: 6.5
8

Forest rangers George and Junior try to snuff out a frisky flame with a sparky personality that threatens to set the forest alight…

Genre: Animation, Comedy