James Cagney and Barbara Stanwyck shine in their only screen pairing, a powerful story of loss and regret costarring Walter Pidgeon. After 20 years, middle-aged steel magnate Steve Bradford (Cagney) has decided to return to his hometown to take care of some unfinished business. Determined to find the son he fathered while still in high school, he t..
Johnny Mack Brown and Raymond Hatton ride in as U.S. Marshals Nevada Jack MacKenzie and Sandy Hopkins, ready to deliver their steely justice to the criminal predators of the plains, in seven of their thrilling six-gun sagas in this Western round-up. And to add some savor to your platter, see Brown saddle up in a bonus pair of classics, as ex-Confed..
Cattle rustler Wes Anderson has just delivered the eulogy at a funeral ' his own. He was supposed to be hanged, dead and gone. But a mob put the noose around the wrong man's neck. Anderson escaped. And now he aims to settle the score with the vigilantes who arranged his necktie party. Almost a decade after their landmark Double Indemnity, Fred Mac..
Gerald Meldrick (Clark Gable) and Anya Von Duren (Rosalind Russell) have a lot in common. They're both jewel thieves. And they're both after the same rock, the fabulous Star of Asia. So they team up ' in crime, in love, and in comic adventure that has them jumping on a tramp steamer to elude cops, swindling a Hong Kong merchant prince to nab some c..
The L.A. Coliseum is the target of a crew of daring thieves led by the implacable McClain in this neo-noir adaptation of Richard Stark's The Seventh. Jim Brown (as McClain) heads the all-star cast that includes Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Donald Sutherland, Julie Harris, Diahann Carroll, Jack Klugman, James Whitmore and Warren Oates (whew!) as t..
A year before they shot to stardom in Carmen Jones, Dorothy Dandridge and Harry Belafont? made this inspiring film about a gifted educator and a lost boy. Dandridge plays Jane Richards, a fourth-grade teacher concerned about young C.T. (Philip Hepburn), a student whose indifference to school has even the principal (screen-debuting Belafont?) callin..
From Phillips H. Lords popular NBC radio series comes an intriguing legal film noir filled with double-crosses and unusual twists--starting in the opening reel when a woman is slain in her apartment to an escaped killer, and the paper prints that the alive-and-well girlfriend (Marguerite Chapman) of a local crime boss was the victim.
He was born with a gift of laughter and a sense that the world was mad. Thus opens Rafael Sabatini's historical novel on which this fanciful film is based, following the sensational exploits of a young lawyer thrown into the tumult of the French Revolution. There he becomes an actor portraying the celebrated character Scaramouche, a chameleon who p..
One woman refuses to give up her seat in a whites only section of a public bus. The bus stops. The city stops. The world stops. December 1, 1955, Montgomery, Alabama. A time when resentment gives birth to rebellion; when a gesture has the power to bring about change. This single act by Rosa Parks inspires an uprising that will make history, and mak..
Life goes on for handsome 19-year-old Stony de Coco of The Bronx. Girls and dancing in the evening. A union job with good pay in the day. But what Stony (Richard Gere) doesn't know is where his life is going. Robert Mulligan (To Kill a Mockingbird) directs a tough yet tender slice-of-life rich in great characters, deep feelings and performances cry..
Carol Burnett, one of Americas all-time entertainment greats, is teamed with her real-life daughter in HOSTAGE - a tense mystery-melodrama. Bonnie Lee (Carrie Hamilton) is a young girl who is falsely imprisoned for attempted murder only to escape after receiving death threats from her deranged father (Leon Russom). Martha (Carol Burnett) is a lo..
Not long after Pearl Harbor, the U.S. scrambles for ships to put to sea - ships like the dry-docked WWI destroyer Warren. An old Noah's Ark, scoffs Lt. Gregg Masterman (Robert Taylor), a Harvard-schooled Bostonian ensconced in a cushy desk job. Care to guess who will be volunteered to be the aged ship's executive officer? The character of a callow ..
Two men have already died. How many more may be lost? From filmmakers John and Roy Boulting (Brighton Rock, Lucky Jim) comes this suspenseful tale of Royal Navy sailors risking their lives in a dangerous mission to engineer a top-secret torpedo. When a test of the torpedo turns fatal, the Admiralty sends in a team from the U.S. Navy, including Lieu..
Welcome to the wild North-West! Saddle-up the sled-dogs, buckle on the snowshoes and get ready to slap sealskin as the mighty Mountie, Cpl. Rod Webb (Kirby Grant, TV?s Sky King), sets out to tame the tundra. Side by side with his faithful companion, Chinook the Wonder Dog, Webb is ever ready to mete out steely justice to miscreants, while Chinook?s..
Vic Norman is an advertising executive, a snappily suited huckster who dreams up ways of singing his clients' praises and selling their wares. Principles? That's something the ad biz isn't selling this year. Clark Gable portrays Norman, struggling to preserve his integrity while hustling to serve the whims and demands of a deep-pocketed client (Syd..
An inspiring true story about the worlds most famous hockey Dad. Based on the book Walter Gretzky: On Family, Hockey and Healing written by the worlds most famous hockey dad (Walter Gretzky) recounting his recovery from a stroke which left him without any memory of his son Waynes hockey achievements or the influence he had on him in becoming a hock..
From the author of The Citadel and in the grand epic tradition of MGM's adaptations, The Green Years is the moving story of a boy's difficult growth to manhood. When young Robert Shannon is orphaned, he leaves his home in Ireland and travels to Scotland, home of his maternal grandparents. Growing up in the home of his stern grandfather (Charles Cob..