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1. Salem's Lot (2004)

TV-14 | 181 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

6.2
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Writer Ben Mears returns to his childhood home of Jerusalem's Lot and discovers that it is being terrorized by vampires.

Stars: Rob Lowe, Andre Braugher, Donald Sutherland, Samantha Mathis

Votes: 9,240

2. Hombre (1967)

Approved | 111 min | Western

7.4
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80 Metascore

John Russell, disdained by his "respectable" fellow stagecoach passengers because he was raised by Native Americans, becomes their only hope for survival when they are set upon by outlaws.

Director: Martin Ritt | Stars: Paul Newman, Fredric March, Richard Boone, Diane Cilento

Votes: 10,417

3. Little Women (1949)

Approved | 122 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.3
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A group of sisters experience life's difficulties and its pleasures while growing up in nineteenth-century America.

Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: June Allyson, Peter Lawford, Margaret O'Brien, Elizabeth Taylor

Votes: 5,809

4. This Property Is Condemned (1966)

Unrated | 110 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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The dramatic love story of small-town Mississippi girl Alva Starr and railroad official Owen Legate, set during the Great Depression.

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Natalie Wood, Robert Redford, Charles Bronson, Kate Reid

Votes: 4,759

5. Little Women (1933)

Not Rated | 115 min | Drama, Family, Romance

7.2
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A chronicle of the lives of a group of sisters growing up in nineteenth-century America.

Director: George Cukor | Stars: Katharine Hepburn, Joan Bennett, Paul Lukas, Edna May Oliver

Votes: 5,697

6. Other Men's Women (1931)

Passed | 71 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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Events take an unhappy turn for two Bill and Jack, two locomotive engineers, after Bill is attracted to his best friend's wife.

Director: William A. Wellman | Stars: Grant Withers, Mary Astor, Regis Toomey, James Cagney

Votes: 1,016

7. Has Anybody Seen My Gal (1952)

Approved | 88 min | Comedy

7.1
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An aging heir-less millionaire wants to leave his fortune to the unsuspecting family of his first love but not before testing his prospective heirs by living with them under the guise of a poor boarder.

Director: Douglas Sirk | Stars: Piper Laurie, Rock Hudson, Charles Coburn, Gigi Perreau

Votes: 1,191

8. Twilight Women (1952)

Not Rated | 79 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.4
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Unmarried nightclub singer, Vivanne Bruce, is thrown on her own when her lover, Jerry Nolan, is arrested for murder. Searching for a place to live, she eventually finds a room in a ... See full summary »

Director: Gordon Parry | Stars: Freda Jackson, Rene Ray, Lois Maxwell, Laurence Harvey

Votes: 125

9. The Story of Alexander Graham Bell (1939)

Approved | 98 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.0
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The story of how Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone.

Director: Irving Cummings | Stars: Don Ameche, Loretta Young, Henry Fonda, Charles Coburn

Votes: 914

10. June Night (1940)

TV-PG | 88 min | Drama

6.1
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Young Kerstin Norbäck lives in a small town. She has a relationship with a sailor, but when she tries to leave him, he shoots her. She survives and begins a new life in Stockholm. There she... See full summary »

Director: Per Lindberg | Stars: Ingrid Bergman, Gunnar Sjöberg, Olof Widgren, Marianne Löfgren

Votes: 373

11. The White Cliffs of Dover (1944)

Passed | 126 min | Drama, Romance, War

7.0
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London based American nurse, Susan, Lady Ashwood, is at a hospital awaiting the imminent arrival of wounded soldiers. She is hoping that her enlisted son, Sir John Ashwood, who resembles ... See full summary »

Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: Irene Dunne, Alan Marshal, Roddy McDowall, Frank Morgan

Votes: 1,318

12. Sadie McKee (1934)

Approved | 93 min | Drama, Romance

6.8
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A working girl's fortunes improve when she marries into money, but happiness is not so easily won.

Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: Joan Crawford, Gene Raymond, Franchot Tone, Edward Arnold

Votes: 1,014

13. Mrs. Parkington (1944)

Not Rated | 124 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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A widowed matriarch reminisces about her family fortunes, including her romance with a financier/mine owner.

Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Edward Arnold, Agnes Moorehead

Votes: 1,208

14. Presenting Lily Mars (1943)

Passed | 104 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

6.8
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Small-town Indiana girl Lily Mars dreams to be a stage actress. She begs visiting Broadway producer John Thornway for a role but he dismisses her as an amateur. She follows him to New York and worms her way into his show, and his heart.

Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Judy Garland, Van Heflin, Fay Bainter, Richard Carlson

Votes: 880

15. Turtle Diary (1985)

PG | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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Two separate people, a man and a woman, find something very stirring about the sea turtles in their tank at the London Zoo. They meet and form an odd, but sympathetic camaraderie as they ... See full summary »

Director: John Irvin | Stars: Glenda Jackson, Ben Kingsley, Richard Johnson, Michael Gambon

Votes: 679 | Gross: $2.16M

16. Among the Living (1941)

Approved | 67 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

6.4
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A mentally unstable man, who has been kept in isolation for years, escapes and causes trouble for his identical twin brother.

Director: Stuart Heisler | Stars: Albert Dekker, Susan Hayward, Frances Farmer, Harry Carey

Votes: 396

17. Evil Spirits (1990)

R | 95 min | Horror

3.9
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A strange woman runs a boardinghouse whose tenants--mostly misfits and others who won't be missed--begin dying off or simply disappearing. She still cashes their government benefit checks ... See full summary »

Director: Gary Graver | Stars: Karen Black, Arte Johnson, Virginia Mayo, Michael Berryman

Votes: 178

18. Kruso (2018 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

5.9
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The young student Ed (Jonathan Berlin) wants to get out, leave everything behind. He finds refuge on the Baltic Island of Hiddensee, at a time when the GDR is in its last legs. Many have ... See full summary »

Director: Thomas Stuber | Stars: Albrecht Schuch, Jonathan Berlin, Andreas Leupold, Peter Schneider

Votes: 78

19. Bed of Roses (1933)

Passed | 67 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.4
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A former prostitute, determined to reform upon leaving prison, falls in love with a cotton barge owner and must choose between him and her banker lover.

Director: Gregory La Cava | Stars: Constance Bennett, Joel McCrea, John Halliday, Pert Kelton

Votes: 661

20. Powder Town (1942)

Approved | 79 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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An absent minded research scientist takes a job at a munitions factory

Director: Rowland V. Lee | Stars: Victor McLaglen, Edmond O'Brien, June Havoc, Dorothy Lovett

Votes: 136

21. Love Is News (1937)

Approved | 77 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
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Financier's daughter spars with newspaper reporter: he by writing about her, she by announcing their engagement.

Director: Tay Garnett | Stars: Tyrone Power, Loretta Young, Don Ameche, Slim Summerville

Votes: 513

22. Lovers, Happy Lovers! (1954)

Approved | 100 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.9
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From the Louis Hemon novel "M. Ripois and His Nemesis" about Andre Ripois, a philanderer in pursuit of love and riches from Paris to London. Andre is breaking up with his wife, Catherine, ... See full summary »

Director: René Clément | Stars: Gérard Philipe, Valerie Hobson, Joan Greenwood, Margaret Johnston

Votes: 331

23. Pandemonium (1987)

88 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Horror

5.2
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A beautiful nude feral girl raised by dingoes returns to Babylon, Australia to find her family. Her mom is an evil landlady and her nutty tenants want the girl for themselves. One of them realizes the girl was sent to stop the Apocalypse.

Director: Haydn Keenan | Stars: David Argue, Amanda Dole, Esben Storm, Arna-Maria Winchester

Votes: 74

24. Borderland (1937)

Passed | 82 min | Adventure, Mystery, Western

7.1
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Hoppy goes undercover as an outlaw (which permits him, for once, to drink and be mean to children) to track down a bunch of outlaws operating along the border. Loco, the head bad guy, ... See full summary »

Director: Nate Watt | Stars: William Boyd, James Ellison, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Morris Ankrum

Votes: 149

25. Las esclavas del sadismo (1994)

90 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

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Director: Christian González | Stars: Alicia Laguna, Jorge Reynoso, Malena Doria, Gerardo Vigil

26. Underground (1928)

84 min | Drama, Romance

7.3
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A working-class love story set in and around the London Underground of the 1920s. Two men - gentle Bill and brash Bert - meet and are attracted to the same woman on the same day at the same... See full summary »

Director: Anthony Asquith | Stars: Brian Aherne, Elissa Landi, Cyril McLaglen, Norah Baring

Votes: 387

27. Million Dollar Weekend (1948)

Approved | 72 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.2
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Nicholas Lawrence, a young stockbroker, embezzles a million dollars worth of cash and stock, planning to flee to Shanghai. En route, he meets Cynthia Strong, who is fleeing Los Angeles ... See full summary »

Director: Gene Raymond | Stars: Gene Raymond, Osa Massen, Francis Lederer, Robert Warwick

Votes: 199

28. Sing Your Worries Away (1942)

Approved | 70 min | Comedy, Musical

5.9
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This package for comedy and the musical numbers has Luke Brown being drugged by the gangster operators of the swank Boathouse Inn; most notably Roxie a sexy pickpocket. Brown has ... See full summary »

Director: A. Edward Sutherland | Stars: Bert Lahr, June Havoc, Buddy Ebsen, Patsy Kelly

Votes: 142

29. Sweet Adeline (1934)

Approved | 87 min | Musical, Romance

5.5
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In 1898, composer Sid Barnett manages to get his sweetheart, Adeline the beer-garden singer, to sing the lead in his new Broadway operetta; this infuriates Elysia, the erstwhile star. But ... See full summary »

Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: Irene Dunne, Donald Woods, Hugh Herbert, Ned Sparks

Votes: 202

30. Shanghai Chest (1948)

Approved | 65 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

6.5
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Charlie attempts to solve a triple murder in which a dead man's finger prints show up at all three murder sites.

Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Roland Winters, Mantan Moreland, Tim Ryan, Victor Sen Yung

Votes: 208

31. Lone Cowboy (1933)

Passed | 64 min | Adventure, Western

6.0
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"Scooter" O'Neal is a young Chicago boy brought up in the slums by his idolized father, and "Scooter" dreams of being a cowboy out in the Wild West, where his father was once a rancher. He ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Sloane | Stars: Jackie Cooper, Lila Lee, Addison Richards, John Wray

Votes: 15

32. Married Before Breakfast (1937)

Passed | 71 min | Comedy

6.3
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After a leading razor company pays inventor Tom Wakefield a quarter of a million dollars not to publicize a hair-removing shaving cream that makes razors obsolete, he makes plans to take ... See full summary »

Director: Edwin L. Marin | Stars: Robert Young, Florence Rice, June Clayworth, Barnett Parker

Votes: 105

33. Mother Carey's Chickens (1938)

Approved | 82 min | Drama, Romance

6.4
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An 1890s widow has two daughters and two sons. The daughters fall in love with the same gentleman.

Director: Rowland V. Lee | Stars: Anne Shirley, Ruby Keeler, James Ellison, Fay Bainter

Votes: 180

34. Two in the Dark (1936)

Approved | 74 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.4
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Ford Adams regains consciousness in Boston, bloody and suffering from amnesia. Information he eventually uncovers (with the help of Marie Smith) connects him to a well-known producer--who's... See full summary »

Director: Benjamin Stoloff | Stars: Walter Abel, Margot Grahame, Wallace Ford, Gail Patrick

Votes: 121

35. Wildcat Bus (1940)

Approved | 64 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.2
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A small bus company run by a father/daughter team comes under attack by a group of "wildcatters" who want to put the company out of business so they can take over the profitable Los Angeles-to-San Francisco route.

Director: Frank Woodruff | Stars: Fay Wray, Charles Lang, Paul Guilfoyle, Don Costello

Votes: 128

36. No Room at the Inn (1948)

63 min | Drama

7.5
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Two children are evacuated during World War Two into the care of an alcoholic woman.

Director: Daniel Birt | Stars: Freda Jackson, Joy Shelton, Hermione Baddeley, Joan Dowling

Votes: 67

37. No Other Woman (1933)

Passed | 58 min | Drama

5.9
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A steelworker and his aspiring wife make millions when they become partners in a dyeworks. Unfortunately, success does not bring happiness.

Director: J. Walter Ruben | Stars: Irene Dunne, Charles Bickford, Gwili Andre, Eric Linden

Votes: 312

38. Dance Hall (1929)

Passed | 59 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

5.2
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A dance trophy winning young couple is temporarily split up when a playboy aviator leads the girl to believe he's in love with her.

Director: Melville W. Brown | Stars: Olive Borden, Arthur Lake, Ralph Emerson, Margaret Seddon

Votes: 83

39. Bad Boy (1935)

Approved | 56 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.5
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Poolroom ace Eddie marries his girlfriend Sally but can't find work so he sends her back to her family. Things improve after he catches some crooks.

Director: John G. Blystone | Stars: James Dunn, Dorothy Wilson, Louise Fazenda, Victor Kilian

Votes: 47

40. The Line-Up (1934)

Passed | 64 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.0
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Bob Curtis (William Gargan), the youngest member of the New York City plain-clothes squad, is assigned to help Detective-Sergeant Doyle (Paul Hurst) uncover the people behind a number of ... See full summary »

Director: Howard Higgin | Stars: William Gargan, Marian Nixon, Paul Hurst, John Miljan

Votes: 25

41. Ladies in Love (1930)

Passed | Comedy

5.5
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Director: Edgar Lewis | Stars: Alice Day, Johnnie Walker, Freeman Wood, Marjorie Kane

Votes: 30

42. Paradise Express (1937)

Approved | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

6.3
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A small railroad is being squeezed out of business by the tactics of a trucking company owned by gangsters.

Director: Joseph Kane | Stars: Grant Withers, Dorothy Appleby, Arthur Hoyt, Maude Eburne

Votes: 72

43. The Shrimp (1930)

20 min | Comedy, Short

5.4
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A timid man undergoes a personality change, and turns the tables on the people who've bullied him.

Director: Charley Rogers | Stars: Harry Langdon, Thelma Todd, Nancy Drexel, Jim Mason

Votes: 27

44. Shantytown (1943)

Approved | 66 min | Crime, Drama, Music

6.8
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Elizabeth "Liz" Gorty (Mary Lee) lives with her mother and stepfather in a ramshackle boarding house in "Shantytown" on the "wrong side of the tracks." Bill Allen (John Archer) and his wife... See full summary »

Director: Joseph Santley | Stars: Mary Lee, John Archer, Marjorie Lord, Harry Davenport

Votes: 9

45. Strictly Unreliable (1932)

20 min | Comedy, Short

5.8
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Zasu inadvertently turns Thelma's vaudeville act into a shambles.

Director: George Marshall | Stars: Zasu Pitts, Thelma Todd, Charlotte Mineau, Bud Jamison

Votes: 61

46. Flo's Place (1976 TV Movie)

30 min | Comedy

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Misadventures of the people who work, live and visit "Flo's Place", a down-in-the-mouth bar/boardinghouse on the San Pedro, California, waterfront.

Director: Don Weis | Stars: Della Reese, Eric Laneuville, Michael Bell, Bernie Kopell

47. Eat, Drink and Make Merrie (1969)

64 min | Comedy

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Director: Whit Boyd | Stars: Adarainne, Artie Brooks, Byron Lord, Jimmie Raye

48. Hiatari ryôkô! (1982– )

46 min | Comedy, Romance

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Stars: Takayuki Takemoto, Sayaka Itô, Midori Kiuchi, Kôji Tanaka

49. Bordertown (1989–1991)
Episode: A Small Kindness (1991)

24 min | Adventure, Western

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Wendell's courtship of Sally Duffield hits a snag when his bank's home office orders him to foreclose on her boardinghouse's mortgage. While Jack tries to teach a callow youth the finer ... See full summary »

Director: Neill Fearnley | Stars: John H. Brennan, Richard Comar, Sophie Barjac, Beverley Elliott

50. Goosebumps (1995–1998)
Episode: Monster Blood (1996)

Not Rated | 22 min | Family, Fantasy, Horror

7.9
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Evan's visit to his great aunt Katherine's house turns eventful when he finds a jar marked "Monster Blood". He and his new friend, Andy, decide to try it out, but are horrified to find that it is growing.

Director: Timothy Bond | Stars: Kyle Labine, Sarah Podemski, Corinne Conley, Joy Tanner

Votes: 515



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