Gable's back and Garson's got him! So went one of film's most famous ad lines, welcoming home the movie icon and World War II veteran to share an Adventure with glorious Greer Garson. As a rough-hewn merchant marine, Gable reprises his most popular film persona, the wisecracking man's man who loves 'em and leaves 'em ' until the right dame comes al..
A high-powered divorce lawyer sees life from both sides of the fence in this cautionary love story that brought TV audiences a deeper understanding of the emotionally turbulent terrain explored in the then-recent theatrical hits Kramer vs. Kramer and Ordinary People. A successful but self-centered attorney, Jack Sturgess (Tom Selleck) finds himself..
When a high class attorney picks up a topless dancer, it leads to passion, it leads to sex, it leads to murder. Hotshot criminal defense attorney Gavin St. Claire (Tom Berengner) has run into the back of Doras car (Heidi Schanz) and finds himself exchanging phone numbers, passionate looks and a smoldering kiss- a kiss that will take him over the ed..
Oscar and Golden Globe-nominee James Caan (Misery, The Godfather) stars as a one-time basketball star who finds the realities of life are tougher than those on the playing field. Based on the brilliant novel by John Updike and featuring a superb supporting cast. Co-starring Oscar and Emmy-winner Jack Albertson (Chico and the Man), Arthur Hill (The ..
When Joan Crawford saw The Shining Hour on stage, she pleaded with the studio to let her spread her acting wings in the film version. She got her wish, playing a New York siren who marries a prosperous farmer (Melvyn Douglas) and moves to Wisconsin. There she is drawn to his handsome brother (Robert Young), even as she befriends the brother's selfl..
Academy Award(R) winner Susan Hayward (Best Actress, I Want to Live!, 1958) is framed for murder in this riveting psychological thriller costarring Oscar(R) winner Peter Finch (Best Actor, Network, 1976), Diane Cilento (Tom Jones) and Cyril Cusack (Fahrenheit 451). Released after serving 18 months, convicted mercy killer Dr. Christine Allison (Hayw..
In the 1840s, California is a land of missions and ranchos, of Spanish grandees and winsome se?oritas. Then comes the Gold Rush ' and with it comes the tide of empire as prospectors flood in, ignorant of the culture they destroy with their avarice. This history is the backdrop for a fast-paced story of handsome gold seeker Dermot D'Arcy, who wins a..
Oscar and Golden Globe-winners Bette Davis (All About Eve) and Spencer Tracy (Guess Whos Coming to Dinner) star in this powerful drama about a girl who commits murder to protect her honor. The girls boyfriend, who is a hardened criminal, takes the rap to protect her. Co-starring the talented Lyle Talbot (42nd Street) and Arthur Byron (The Mummy).
At the height of the Chinese Civil War, American missionary Megan Davis (Barbara Stanwyck, Double Indemnity) arrives in Shanghai to marry another missionary, Robert Strike (Gavin Gordon, The Bride of Frankenstein). As soon as she arrives, however, the couple must save a group of orphans from a fire. Injured and separated from her fiance, Megan is r..
This drama chronicles the foundation of the real life Hudsons Bay Trading Company of Canada, and the fur trapper that somehow convinced King Charles to finance the entire operation. There were many obstacles for the trapper to overcome including impending war with the natives and treachery on the part of a deceitful aristocratic .
Take heart, Depression-era America: the nation has faced dire economic crises in years past and with pluck, honest work and persistence has pulled itself aright. The Conquerors combines its morale-boosting message with a tale of one family's lives and times, misfortunes and fortunes from 1873 to 1930. Richard Dix, star of the prior year's sprawling..
There is rarely an argument when it comes to the question of who the greatest fighter of all time is. Here is that man's story. With Coley Wallace (a boxer himself at one time) in the role of Joe Louis, this film follows the boxer's rise from poor family background to world heavyweight champion. Over the course of 12 years, Louis successfully defe..
Six years after he completed his long run as Sheriff Andy Taylor on The Andy Griffith Show, the beloved TV star returned as a small-town lawman in Winter Kill. Griffith brought the same common sense and friendly, laconic style to his new role, but Police Chief Sam McNeill has something more challenging than Mayberry's town drunk to deal with: life-..
No more lockups, no more shakedowns, no more cell walls. Frank Fast-Walking Miniver wants out. Frank is a prison guard. With light-stepping, glib-talking ease Miniver sets out to make his dreams of a place in Oregon come true by staging a for-profit prison break in this gleeful, gritty caper from thriller specialist James B. Harris (Cop, Boiling Po..
Critics and fans agree: Stranger on the Third Floor is the little B picture that launched one of the greatest movements in cinema history: film noir. Peter Lorre plays the eerie title role in this once-neglected gem about a reporter (John McGuire) whose testimony sentences a small-time loser (Elisha Cook Jr.) to the electric chair for murder. When ..
Treasure Lee has moved out of juvenile into the state penitentiary. Now she needs to learn how the system works, search out where the power lies, and find herself a new lover. Treasure soon meets up with Brownie, a jail-toughened lifer dealing drugs and contraband. Brownie works with an extended family of loyal girls, ready to kill or be killed for..
A New York romantic satire centering around David Kulovic, a hapless plumber, who is depressed about his lack of status. Looking to meet women, he persuades a client, who is a casting director, to set up an audition for a movie that doesn't exist--with the David posing as the director, himself. However, when the plumber's project develops unexpecte..