Movies found: 9, viewing from 1 to 9
Directors: Richard Brooks
Elmer Gantry is a fast talking, hard drinking traveling salesman who always has a risqué story and a hip flask to entertain cronies and customers alike...
Directors: Budd Boetticher
On his way home to West Texas, Tom Buchanan rides into the Californian border town of Agry, and into a feud between several members of the Agry family. In helping out a Mexican seeking revenge on one of them, Buchanan finds himself against the whole family.
Genres: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Directors: John Frankenheimer
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After Raymond returns from the Korean War as a decorated hero, the other members of his platoon can't really remember what he did to win his medal. Two of the soldiers start having recurring nightmares, and one of them decides to investigate Raymonds current activities. What dark and sinister secrets are being withheld by the Government and the Army ?
Genres: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Directors: John Huston
'Doc' Riedenschneider, legendary crime 'brain' just out of prison, has a brilliant plan for a million-dollar burglary. To pull it off, he recruits safecracker Louis, driver Gus, financial backer Emmerich, and strong-arm man Dix Handley. At first the plan goes like clockwork, but little accidents accumulate and each partner proves to have his own fatal weakness. In the background is a pervasive, grimy urban malaise.
Genres: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Directors: William Castle
Federal agents risking mortal danger to infiltrate criminal syndicatessupply one of the basic templates for film noir. The crooks can variouslybe counterfeiters (as in T-Men) or traffickers in illegal laborers (as inBorder Incident) or, here in Johnny Stool Pigeon, heroin smugglers.
Genres: Action, Drama, War
Directors: Nicholas Ray
Major Daniel Kirby takes command of a squadron of Marine fliers just before they are about to go into combat. While the men are well meaning, he finds them undisciplined and prone to always finding excuses to do what is easy rather than what is necessary. The root of the problem is the second in command, Capt. Carl 'Griff' Griffin. Griff is the best flier in the group but Kirby finds him a poor commander who is not prepared to the difficult decision that all commanders have to make - to put men in harm's way knowing that they may be killed.
Genres: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Directors: Robert Stevenson
Herbie is a car - but no ordinary car. The story follows the Volkswagon Beetle with a mind of its own from the showroom to the race track, with various close escapes in between. Three further Herbie movies were to follow.
Genres: Thriller, Drama, Film-Noir
Directors: Earl McEvoy
Sheila Bennett returns to New York from Cuba, carrying $40,000 worth of smuggled diamonds...and smallpox, which could start a devastating epidemic in the unprotected city. Treasury agent Johnson loses her but keeps doggedly on the trail; while Public Health doctor Wood searches in vain for the unknown person spreading the deadly disease far and wide. Meanwhile, the increasingly ill Sheila is only concerned with her faithless husband Matt, who plans to abscond with the diamonds...
Directors: Lewis Seiler
U.S. film. Women in prison films have been around a long time. Its a genre with timeless appeal and this ones got it allexcept nudity and blatant lesbianism (although, it is hinted at). Cmon its 1955! Its got an intensely sadistic, borderline psychotic female warden played by Ida Lapino. Theres the new "fish," mental torture, beatings, a riot, a sympathetic prison doctor. And, this movie even has a twistthe prison is co-ed and occasionally a male prisoner slips over to the female side to get some loving! A female inmate gets pregnant and in an attempt to find out how the male prisoner found his way over to the female side, the...