Most Rated Movies and TV Shows With Allan Cavan

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year







































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (1939)

Not Rated | 129 min | Comedy, Drama

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
73 Metascore

A naive man is appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate. His plans promptly collide with political corruption, but he doesn't back down.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: James Stewart, Jean Arthur, Claude Rains, Edward Arnold

Votes: 100,517 | Gross: $9.60M

2. Nothing Sacred (1937)

Passed | 77 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An eccentric woman learns she is not dying of radium poisoning as earlier assumed, but when she meets a reporter looking for a story, she feigns sickness again for her own profit.

Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Carole Lombard, Fredric March, Charles Winninger, Walter Connolly

Votes: 5,576

3. The Man Who Laughs (1928)

Not Rated | 110 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

When a proud noble refuses to kiss the hand of the despotic King James in 1690, he is cruelly executed and his son surgically disfigured.

Director: Paul Leni | Stars: Mary Philbin, Conrad Veidt, Julius Molnar, Olga Baclanova

Votes: 5,234

4. The Whole Town's Talking (1935)

Approved | 93 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A meek milquetoast of a clerk is mistaken for Public Enemy #1, and the notorious killer takes advantage of the situation.

Director: John Ford | Stars: Edward G. Robinson, Jean Arthur, Arthur Hohl, James Donlan

Votes: 1,945

5. Dishonored (1931)

Approved | 91 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The Austrian Secret Service sends its most seductive agent to spy on the Russians.

Director: Josef von Sternberg | Stars: Marlene Dietrich, Victor McLaglen, Gustav von Seyffertitz, Warner Oland

Votes: 1,852

6. Ever Since Eve (1937)

Approved | 80 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Lecherous bosses make it difficult for an attractive secretary to keep jobs, so she decides to appear considerably more homely in hopes of holding onto work.

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Marion Davies, Robert Montgomery, Frank McHugh, Patsy Kelly

Votes: 1,338

7. Charlie Chan on Broadway (1937)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Returning from European exile where she avoided testifying against her criminal associates, a former singer with a tell-all diary is murdered to ensure her silence.

Director: Eugene Forde | Stars: Warner Oland, Keye Luke, Joan Marsh, J. Edward Bromberg

Votes: 1,261

8. The Trespasser (1929)

90 min | Drama

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The trial and tribulations of a strong-willed woman who elopes and gives birth out of wedlock without telling her ex-husband.

Director: Edmund Goulding | Stars: Gloria Swanson, Robert Ames, Purnell Pratt, Henry B. Walthall

Votes: 1,190

9. Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe (1940)

Approved | 220 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Flash Gordon, Dale Arden and Dr. Zarkov return to the planet Mongo for an antidote to the Purple Death, which wreaking destruction on Earth. However, Ming the Merciless has other plans for them.

Directors: Ford Beebe, Ray Taylor | Stars: Buster Crabbe, Carol Hughes, Charles Middleton, Anne Gwynne

Votes: 1,168

10. Thicker Than Water (1935)

Passed | 21 min | Comedy, Short

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

After an endless cycle of dish washing, Ollie makes a withdrawal, ending up in the hospital after buying a grandfather clock. Only a generous blood transfusion can help him bounce back; however, is modern medicine prepared for the outcome?

Director: James W. Horne | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Daphne Pollard, James Finlayson

Votes: 1,158

11. City Streets (1931)

Passed | 83 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Man joins a gang to free his girlfriend from prison.

Director: Rouben Mamoulian | Stars: Gary Cooper, Sylvia Sidney, Paul Lukas, William 'Stage' Boyd

Votes: 1,140

12. London After Midnight (1927)

Passed | 69 min | Horror

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The abandoned home of a wealthy man who supposedly committed suicide five years earlier is taken over by ghoulish figures - could they be vampires?

Director: Tod Browning | Stars: Lon Chaney, Marceline Day, Henry B. Walthall, Percy Williams

Votes: 1,132 | Gross: $0.52M

13. Gabriel Over the White House (1933)

Passed | 86 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A political hack becomes President during the height of the Depression and undergoes a metamorphosis into an incorruptible statesman after a near-fatal accident.

Director: Gregory La Cava | Stars: Walter Huston, Karen Morley, Franchot Tone, Arthur Byron

Votes: 1,089

14. The Beast of the City (1932)

Passed | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Police Chief Jim Fitzpatrick ruthlessly goes after organized crime and is prepared to use brutal and violent methods to fight it.

Director: Charles Brabin | Stars: Walter Huston, Jean Harlow, Wallace Ford, Jean Hersholt

Votes: 986 | Gross: $0.89M

15. The Smart Set (1928)

Passed | 80 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

An American polo player, arrogant and full of himself, must vindicate his actions to win the heart of a girl, Polly, after getting himself booted off the U.S. polo team.

Director: Jack Conway | Stars: William Haines, Jack Holt, Alice Day, Hobart Bosworth

Votes: 962

16. The Murder Man (1935)

Passed | 69 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

When a crooked businessman is fatally shot, a hotshot New York newspaper reporter specializing in murder stories narrows in on the dead man's associate.

Director: Tim Whelan | Stars: Spencer Tracy, James Stewart, Virginia Bruce, Lionel Atwill

Votes: 945

17. The Fatal Hour (1940)

Approved | 68 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

When Captain Street's best friend Dan Grady is murdered, Street enlists the help of Chinese detective James Lee Wong. Mr. Wong uncovers a smuggling ring on the waterfront of San Francisco ... See full summary »

Director: William Nigh | Stars: Boris Karloff, Marjorie Reynolds, Grant Withers, Charles Trowbridge

Votes: 925

18. Maytime (1937)

Approved | 132 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

7.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

An aging opera singer looks back on her long life, including her relationships with her vocal teacher and a student.

Director: Robert Z. Leonard | Stars: Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy, John Barrymore, Herman Bing

Votes: 911

19. The Kiss (1929)

Passed | 62 min | Romance, Drama

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An unhappily married woman is caught up in scandal and murder when her affection toward a young man is misinterpreted.

Director: Jacques Feyder | Stars: Greta Garbo, Conrad Nagel, Anders Randolf, Holmes Herbert

Votes: 904 | Gross: $0.52M

20. The Toast of New York (1937)

Approved | 109 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Notorious robber baron financier Jim Fisk, who makes and loses fortunes, tries to corner the gold market as well as the heart of a beautiful actress.

Directors: Rowland V. Lee, Alexander Hall | Stars: Edward Arnold, Cary Grant, Frances Farmer, Jack Oakie

Votes: 886

21. We Faw Down (1928)

Passed | 20 min | Comedy, Short

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Stan & Ollie attempt to fool their wives by sneaking out to a poker game, but instead get involved with two flirty ladies, one of whom is the girlfriend of a jealous boxer.

Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Vivien Oakland, Bess Flowers

Votes: 804

22. Special Agent (1935)

Approved | 76 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Newspaperman Bill Bradford becomes a special agent for the tax service trying to end the career of racketeer Alexander Carston. Julie Gardner is Carston's bookkeeper. Bradford enters ... See full summary »

Director: William Keighley | Stars: Bette Davis, George Brent, Ricardo Cortez, Jack La Rue

Votes: 717

23. Thirty Day Princess (1934)

Approved | 74 min | Comedy, Romance

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A European princess arrives in New York City to secure a much-needed loan for her country. She contracts the mumps, and an actress who looks exactly like her is hired to impersonate her.

Director: Marion Gering | Stars: Sylvia Sidney, Cary Grant, Edward Arnold, Henry Stephenson

Votes: 635

24. Rendezvous (1935)

Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy, War

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In 1917 Lt. Bill Gordon is headed for France when he meets and becomes friendly with Joel Carter, niece of the Asst. Secretary of War. Finding out that he is an expert on codes, she gets ... See full summary »

Directors: William K. Howard, Sam Wood | Stars: William Powell, Rosalind Russell, Binnie Barnes, Lionel Atwill

Votes: 623

25. The Thirteenth Guest (1932)

Passed | 69 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Murder of a woman sparks a search for a killer.

Director: Albert Ray | Stars: Ginger Rogers, Lyle Talbot, J. Farrell MacDonald, Paul Hurst

Votes: 619

26. Souls at Sea (1937)

Passed | 92 min | Action, Adventure

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Cooper and Raft save lives during a sea tragedy in this story about slave trade on the high seas in 1842.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Gary Cooper, George Raft, Frances Dee, Henry Wilcoxon

Votes: 618

27. Noah's Ark (1928)

Passed | 135 min | Drama, War

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The Biblical story of Noah and the Great Flood, with a parallel story of soldiers in the First World War.

Directors: Michael Curtiz, Darryl F. Zanuck | Stars: Dolores Costello, George O'Brien, Noah Beery, Louise Fazenda

Votes: 616 | Gross: $1.37M

28. Love Before Breakfast (1936)

Approved | 70 min | Comedy

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A rich businessman stalks another man's fiancée.

Director: Walter Lang | Stars: Carole Lombard, Preston Foster, Cesar Romero, Janet Beecher

Votes: 596

29. Hell's Highway (1932)

Passed | 62 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Chain gang prisoners forced to construct a "liberty highway" for their overseer chasten under his brutal stewardship, causing Duke Ellis to mastermind a mass riot.

Directors: Rowland Brown, John Cromwell | Stars: Richard Dix, Rochelle Hudson, Tom Brown, C. Henry Gordon

Votes: 558

30. The Woman in Red (1935)

Approved | 68 min | Drama

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A polo player's wife becomes the mystery woman in a Long Island horsy-set murder trial.

Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Barbara Stanwyck, Gene Raymond, Genevieve Tobin, John Eldredge

Votes: 517

31. The Phantom of Crestwood (1932)

Passed | 76 min | Crime, Mystery

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Jenny Wren coerces banker Priam Andes to have a dinner party at his shorefront estate Crestwood, and instructs him to invite three other men, each of whom she plans to extort money from. ... See full summary »

Director: J. Walter Ruben | Stars: Ricardo Cortez, Karen Morley, Anita Louise, Pauline Frederick

Votes: 440

32. Brother Rat (1938)

Passed | 89 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Story of three buddies at the Virginia Military Institute. Cadet Bing Edwards is secretly married and soon to be a father.

Director: William Keighley | Stars: Priscilla Lane, Wayne Morris, Johnnie Davis, Jane Bryan

Votes: 420

33. New Adventures of Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford (1931)

Passed | 95 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Wallingford is a con-man whose specialty is taking money from suckers. His partners are Schnozzle, a pickpocket and car thief; and Blackie, who has played the game for years. Jimmy's latest... See full summary »

Director: Sam Wood | Stars: William Haines, Jimmy Durante, Ernest Torrence, Leila Hyams

Votes: 405

34. Manslaughter (1922)

Not Rated | 100 min | Drama

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Society-girl thrill seeker Lydia causes the death of motorcycle policeman and is prosecuted by her fiancé Daniel who describes in lurid detail the downfall of Rome. While she's in prison she reforms and Daniel becomes a wasted alcoholic.

Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Leatrice Joy, Thomas Meighan, Lois Wilson, John Miltern

Votes: 397 | Gross: $1.20M

35. Dick Tracy Returns (1938)

Approved | 260 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Dick Tracy battles spies and saboteurs in his efforts to bring to justice the Stark gang, a criminal family led by the vicious Pa Stark.

Directors: John English, William Witney | Stars: Ralph Byrd, Lynne Roberts, Charles Middleton, Jerry Tucker

Votes: 349

36. The Widow from Chicago (1930)

Not Rated | 64 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Vice lord Dominic has brought Swifty Dorgan east to do a job for him. When Swifty appears to have died falling from a train, detective Henderson impersonates him hoping to get into the mob.... See full summary »

Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: Alice White, Edward G. Robinson, Neil Hamilton, Frank McHugh

Votes: 326

37. For the Defense (1930)

Passed | 65 min | Drama

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

William Powell plays William Foster, a slick attorney who stays within the law, but specializes in representing crooks and shady characters. He's adept at keeping them out of jail, winning ... See full summary »

Director: John Cromwell | Stars: William Powell, Kay Francis, Scott Kolk, William B. Davidson

Votes: 308

38. The Green Hornet Strikes Again! (1940)

Approved | 293 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A wealthy publisher uses a disguise and calls himself the Green Hornet to fight crime in his city.

Directors: Ford Beebe, John Rawlins | Stars: Warren Hull, Wade Boteler, Anne Nagel, Keye Luke

Votes: 303

39. State's Attorney (1932)

Passed | 79 min | Drama

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Attorney Tom Cardigan is the discontented "mouthpiece" for Vanny Powers' mob. When Tom takes sweet June Perry as his mistress, she tries in vain to redeem him. But Powers decides Tom would ... See full summary »

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: John Barrymore, Helen Twelvetrees, Jill Esmond, William 'Stage' Boyd

Votes: 290

40. Pups Is Pups (1930)

Approved | 20 min | Comedy, Family, Short

6.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The gang decides to enter their animals in a local pet show.

Director: Robert F. McGowan | Stars: Norman 'Chubby' Chaney, Jackie Cooper, Dorothy DeBorba, Allen 'Farina' Hoskins

Votes: 287

41. Dick Tracy's G-Men (1939)

Passed | 302 min | Action, Mystery, Crime

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A mad doctor named Zanoff uses a drug to bring himself back from the dead after his execution in prison. Dick Tracy sets out to capture Zanoff before he can put his criminal gang back together again.

Directors: John English, William Witney | Stars: Ralph Byrd, Irving Pichel, Ted Pearson, Jennifer Jones

Votes: 285

42. The Night Riders (1939)

Passed | 56 min | History, Western

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Talbot uses a phony land grant to rule thirteen million acres, taxing everyone heavily and evicting those who won't pay. The Three Mesquiteers becomes mysterious "night riders" to fight ... See full summary »

Director: George Sherman | Stars: John Wayne, Ray Corrigan, Max Terhune, Doreen McKay

Votes: 271

43. Wyoming Outlaw (1939)

Passed | 56 min | Action, Adventure, Western

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Will Parker has been destroyed by a local politician and now must steal to feed his family. He steals a steer from the Three Mesquiteers.

Director: George Sherman | Stars: John Wayne, Ray Corrigan, Raymond Hatton, Don 'Red' Barry

Votes: 270

44. Thundering Fleas (1926)

20 min | Comedy, Family, Short

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

The kids from Our Gang have to attend a wedding, and they bring along their flea collection--which gets loose.

Director: Robert F. McGowan | Stars: Oliver Hardy, Charley Chase, Joe Cobb, Jackie Condon

Votes: 267

45. Comet Over Broadway (1938)

Approved | 70 min | Drama, Romance

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Story of a rising stage star and the trouble she causes by her ambition.

Directors: Busby Berkeley, John Farrow | Stars: Kay Francis, Ian Hunter, John Litel, Donald Crisp

Votes: 266

46. Jail Bait (1937)

Approved | 18 min | Comedy, Short

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Buster agrees to pose as a murderer to throw off the police while his room mate, a reporter, searches for the real killer.

Director: Charles Lamont | Stars: Buster Keaton, Harold Goodwin, Matthew Betz, Bud Jamison

Votes: 226

47. Brief Moment (1933)

71 min | Drama

6.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A dissolute rich society boy marries a worldly nightclub singer, and she begins to have a wholly unexpected effect on him.

Director: David Burton | Stars: Carole Lombard, Gene Raymond, Donald Cook, Monroe Owsley

Votes: 215

48. The Nuisance (1933)

Passed | 83 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

An ambulance-chasing lawyer gets tangled up with a female investigator out to end his shyster ways.

Director: Jack Conway | Stars: Lee Tracy, Madge Evans, Frank Morgan, Charles Butterworth

Votes: 212

49. Alias the Doctor (1932)

Passed | 61 min | Drama

6.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Karl is the workaholic adopted son while Stephan is the lazy one. They both go to Munich to study medicine and Karl is at the top of the class while Stephan is barely passing. When ... See full summary »

Directors: Michael Curtiz, Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Richard Barthelmess, Marian Marsh, Norman Foster, Adrienne Dore

Votes: 201

50. The New Frontier (1935)

Approved | 54 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

In 1889, pioneers race ahead of the law to claim free land in Oklahoma, forming wide-open towns. In one such, citizens elect Milt Dawson to challenge the self-appointed rule of gambler Ace ... See full summary »

Director: Carl Pierson | Stars: John Wayne, Muriel Evans, Warner Richmond, Al Bridge

Votes: 201



Recently Viewed