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Murder at the Baskervilles
Murder at the Baskervilles

Sherlock Holmes takes a vacation and visits his old friend Sir Henry Baskerville. His vacation ends when he suddenly finds himself in the middle of a double-murder mystery. Now he’s got to find Professor Moriarty and the horse Silver Blaze…

Kansas City Confidential
Kansas City Confidential Public Domain

Four robbers hold up an armored truck getting away with over a million dollars in cash. Joe Rolfe (John Payne), a down-on-his-luck flower delivery truck driver is accused of being involved and is beaten up by the local police. Released…

Jungle Book
Jungle Book Public Domain

Teenaged Mowgli, who was raised by wolves, appears in a village in India and is adopted by Messua. Influential Merchant Buldeo is bigoted against ‘beasts’ including Mowgli; not so Buldeo’s pretty daughter, whom Mowgli takes on a jungle tour where…

Only the Valiant
Only The Valiant

Only the Valiant also known as Fort Invincible is a 1951 westernfilm produced by William Cagney (younger brother of James Cagney), directed by Gordon Douglas and starring Gregory Peck and Barbara Payton.  The film Only the Valiant is in the public…

Bloody Pit of Horror
Bloody Pit of Horror

A group of models and cameramen go to a castle to shoot covers for horror novels where they’re captured and tortured by the castle’s owner, the Crimson Executioner. The evil spirit of a former resident known as ‘the Crimson Executioner’…

The Outlaw
The Outlaw Howard Hughes

Scandalous for it’s time, “The Outlaw” directed by Howard Hughes, is the story of Billy the Kid, Doc Holiday, and Pat Garrett. The supporting cast includes Jane Russell, Jack Buetel, Thomas Mitchell, and Walter Huston. Hughes also produced the film,…

Charlie Chaplin
Charlie Chaplin Public Domain

Sir Charles Spencer “Charlie” Chaplin was an English actor, comedian, and filmmaker, who rose to fame in the silent movies era. Chaplin became a worldwide icon through his screen persona “the Tramp” and is considered one of the most important figures…

Plan 9 from Outer Space
Plan 9 From Outer Space Public Domain

Can your heart stand the shocking facts about grave robbers from outer space?” That’s the question on the lips of the narrator of this tale about flying saucers, zombies and cardboard tombstones. A pair of aliens, angered by the “stupid…

Blood on the Sun
Blood On The Sun Public Domain

In pre-World War II Tokyo the American newspaper editor Nick Condon (James Cagney) working for an English-language daily paper aimed at the American business community is given a document relating to Japan’s foreign affairs which could have political ramifications if…

Scrooge
Scrooge Public Domain

Seymour Hicks plays the title role in the first sound version of the Dickens classic, Scrooge, about the miser who’s visited by three ghosts on Christmas Eve. This British import is notable for being the only adaptation of this story with…

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