WWII morale film for Texas A&M graduates fighting overseas. Read More »
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Three sailors on leave (Joe, Al and Davy) head for Paris with one thing on their minds. Read More »
Three sailors finally get some shore leave, and go in search of fun and girls. Read More »
Hollywood producer Alexander Meyerheimer has hired drunken writer Richard Benson to write his latest movie. Read More »
Gillian Holroyd is just your average, modern-day, witch, living in a New York apartment with her Siamese familiar, Pyewacket. Read More »
Using Helen Gurley Brown’s book as a jump off point, we follow the adventures of a supermarket tabloid editor Read More »
Drive a Crooked Road (1954) Richard Quine, Mickey Rooney, Dianne Foster, Kevin McCarthy, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
Eddie Shannon is an undersized, sports-car mechanic who dreams of racing an expensive car in a European meet. Read More »
Writer Nick and his wife Emily are expecting their first child. When a necessary home repair proves too costly to afford, Nick must swallow his pride and visit his father Read More »
Pushover (1954) Richard Quine, Fred MacMurray, Kim Novak, Philip Carey, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
A bank heist yields $210,000. Soon, sultry Lona McLane, girlfriend of one of the robbers, meets Paul Sheridan and has a torrid affair. Read More »
Jane Osgood is trying to support her two young children by running a lobster business. Read More »
The Solid Gold Cadillac (1956) Richard Quine, Judy Holliday, John Williams, Paul Douglas, Comedy, Romance
Laura Partridge is a very enthusiastic small stockholder of 10 shares in International Projects, a large corporation based in New York. Read More »
A historical New Orleans hotel struggles to financially survive while the dramas of its various guests unfold.
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The awarded architect Larry Coe lives a boring marriage with his wife Eve Coe and their two young sons in the suburb. Larry is designing and constructing an unique house to the successful writer Roger Altar (Ernie Kovacs) on the top of a hill. Margaret ‘Maggie’ Gault is a sexy blond sexually neglected by her husband Ken Gault that lives in the same neighborhood and they have a young son.
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The World of Suzie Wong (1960) Richard Quine, William Holden, Nancy Kwan, Sylvia Syms, Drama, Romance
Robert Lomax, tired of working in an office, wants to be an artist. So he moves to Hong Kong to try his hand at painting. Finding a cheap hotel, he checks in, only to find it’s used by prostitutes and their “dates” they meet in the bar downstairs. Since he never picks up any of the ladies, they all want to know more about him. Eventually, he does hire one to model for him… and soon falls in love. However, since he’s on a limited budget, he can’t afford her exclusively, but doesn’t want to “share” her with anyone else.
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The Clay Pigeon (1949) Richard Fleischer, Bill Williams, Barbara Hale, Richard Quine, Film-Noir, Drama
Jim Fletcher, waking up from a coma, finds he is to be given a court martial for treason and charged with informing on fellow inmates in a Japanese prison camp during WWII. Escaping from the hospital he tries to clear himself by enlisting the aid of Martha Gregory, widow of a service buddy he was accused of informing on. Helped also by Ted Niles, a surviving fellow prisoner, he gets closer to finding the answers he needs, and becomes ensnared in a grandiose scheme involving his Japanese ex-prison guard, $10,000,000 of US currency forged by the Japanese and a burgeoning crime network poised to wreak havoc throughout southern California.
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