Search results for "1948"
Another Shore

Another Shore

Another Shore
IMDb: 6.2
77 min

A young Irishman comes up with an unusual plan to get the money to emigrate to Tahiti. One of the Ealing comedies.

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Genre: Comedy
Station West

Station West

Station West
IMDb: 6.7
87 min

Dick Powell is a stranger in town battling Raymond Burr… with only Jane Greer on his side.

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Good-Time Girl

Good-Time Girl

Good-Time Girl
IMDb: 6.9
81 min

Good Time Girl stars Jean Kent as incipient juvenile delinquent Gwen Rawlings. Sent to a home for “problem” girls, Gwen receives a crash course in petty crime. Back on the…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
So Evil My Love

So Evil My Love

So Evil My Love
IMDb: 6.9
112 min

A missionary’s widow meets charming Mark Bellis, artist and rogue, on the ship taking them both back to 1890s London. She will soon find out he has dark ambitions.

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Genre: Crime, Drama
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
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre
IMDb: 8.2
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…

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All My Sons

All My Sons

All My Sons
IMDb: 7.4
94 min

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Genre: Drama
I, Jane Doe

I, Jane Doe

I, Jane Doe
IMDb: 6.8
85 min

In this courtroom drama, a French girl stands trial for murder. Flashbacks tell the grim story of how, during the Great War she got involved with a wealthy soldier and…

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Genre: Crime
One Touch of Venus

One Touch of Venus

One Touch of Venus
IMDb: 6.8
82 min

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…

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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…

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Genre: Drama, History, War
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…

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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.

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Genre: Comedy, 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.

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Genre: Comedy, Horror
Fort Apache

Fort Apache

Fort Apache
IMDb: 7.6
128 min

In John Ford’s sombre exploration the mythology of American heroes, he slowly reveals the character of Owen Thursday, who sees his new posting to the desolate Fort Apache as a…

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Genre: Western
Easter Parade

Easter Parade

Easter Parade
IMDb: 7.5
107 min

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…

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Rope

Rope

Rope
IMDb: 8
80 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”…

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Sleep, My Love

Sleep, My Love

Sleep, My Love
IMDb: 6.9
97 min

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.

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Genre: Drama, Mystery
Portrait of Jennie

Portrait of Jennie

Portrait of Jennie
IMDb: 7.7
86 min

A mysterious girl inspires a struggling artist.

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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.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Force of Evil

Force of Evil

Force of Evil
IMDb: 7.4
79 min

Lawyer Joe Morse wants to consolidate all the small-time numbers racket operators into one big powerful operation. But his elder brother Leo is one of these small-time operators who wants…

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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Words and Music

Words and Music

Words and Music
IMDb: 6.4
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
Scott of the Antarctic

Scott of the Antarctic

Scott of the Antarctic
IMDb: 7
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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The Fallen Idol

The Fallen Idol

The Fallen Idol
IMDb: 7.7
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…

Sorry, Wrong Number

Sorry, Wrong Number

Sorry, Wrong Number
IMDb: 7.4
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
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
Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid

Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid

Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid
IMDb: 6.4
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…

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
A Date with Judy

A Date with Judy

A Date with Judy
IMDb: 6.6
113 min

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
Melody Time

Melody Time

Melody Time
IMDb: 6.4
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,…

State of the Union

State of the Union

State of the Union
IMDb: 7.2
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
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
Albuquerque

Albuquerque

Albuquerque
IMDb: 6.6
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…