Search results for "1944"
Strangers in the Night

Strangers in the Night

Strangers in the Night
IMDb: 6.4
56

In this Gothic tale, a returning WW2 vet goes looking for a small-town girl whom he knows only from letters. Its the pretext for an off-beat treatment of sexual frustration…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Rosie the Riveter

Rosie the Riveter

Rosie the Riveter
IMDb: 6.4
75

In this romantic wartime comedy, four female defense plant workers share a house with four male workers. The situation is on the up and up as the men and women…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Cecile Is Dead

Cecile Is Dead

Cecile Is Dead
IMDb: 6.4
90

Cecile, a young girl who goes to the offices of the Judicial Police several times in a row to complain about nightly visits to the apartment she occupies with her…

Genre: Crime, Mystery
Heavenly Days

Heavenly Days

Heavenly Days
IMDb: 5.9
71

Fibber McGee and Molly innocently get mixed up with the federal government.

Genre: Comedy
One Exciting Night

One Exciting Night

One Exciting Night
IMDb: 6.2
89

A young singer meets a man who is the victim of a kidnap plot, and is assumed by the gang to be his girlfriend.

Genre: Comedy, Music
Bathing Beauty

Bathing Beauty

Bathing Beauty
IMDb: 6.6
101

After breaking up with her fiancé, a gym teacher returns to work at a women’s college, but a legal loophole allows him to enroll as one of her students.

Genre: Comedy, Music
A Canterbury Tale

A Canterbury Tale

A Canterbury Tale
IMDb: 7.5
124

Three modern day pilgrims investigate a bizarre crime in a small town on the way to Canterbury.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Storm Over Lisbon

Storm Over Lisbon

Storm Over Lisbon
IMDb: 6
100

A nightclub star helps trap an enemy agent on the trail of an American newsman.

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Jamboree

Jamboree

Jamboree
IMDb: 6.2
71

A trio of competing bands vie for a spot on a rural radio program.

Genre: Comedy, Music
Wilson

Wilson

Wilson
IMDb: 6.4
154

The political career of Woodrow Wilson is chronicled, beginning with his decision to leave his post at Princeton to run for Governor of New Jersey, and his subsequent ascent to…

Summer Storm

Summer Storm

Summer Storm
IMDb: N/A
106

Linda Darnell plays a beautiful Russian peasant in this moody Sirk melodrama, based on Chekhov’s “The Shooting Party.” Trying to pull herself out of serf-ish poverty, she works her charms…

Genre: Drama
Weird Woman

Weird Woman

Weird Woman
IMDb: 6.4
64

While on a South Seas trip, a professor falls in love with marries an exotic native woman. What he doesn’t know is that she was raised by superstitious natives who…

Genre: Horror, Mystery
The Big Noise

The Big Noise

The Big Noise
IMDb: 6.5
74

During World War II Stan and Ollie find themselves as improbable bodyguards to an eccentric inventor and his strategically important new bomb.

Brazil

Brazil

Brazil
IMDb: 6.7
91

Brazil is perhaps the best of the handful of US films made by Brazilian singing sensation Tito Guizar. In typical screwball-comedy fashion, the plot is set in motion by authoress…

Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves

Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves

Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves
IMDb: 6.4
87

Orphaned as a young child and adopted by a band of notorious thieves, now-grown Ali Baba sets out to avenge his father’s murder, reclaim the royal throne, and rescue his…

Cobra Woman

Cobra Woman

Cobra Woman
IMDb: 5.8
71

A man (Jon Hall) tracks his kidnapped bride (Maria Montez) to a jungle island, where her twin is the high priestess.

Genre: Adventure, Drama
Address Unknown

Address Unknown

Address Unknown
IMDb: 6.9
75

US art dealer returns to his native Germany for a visit and is attracted by Nazi propaganda.

Genre: Drama
Casanova Brown

Casanova Brown

Casanova Brown
IMDb: 6.3
94

Cass Brown is about to marry for the second time; his first marriage, to Isabel was annulled. But when he discovers that Isabel just had their baby, Cass kidnaps the…

Genre: Comedy
Henry V

Henry V

Henry V
IMDb: 7.1
137

In the midst of the Hundred Years’ War, the young King Henry V of England embarks on the conquest of France in 1415.

Genre: Action, Drama, History
The Invisible Man’s Revenge

The Invisible Man’s Revenge

The Invisible Man’s Revenge
IMDb: 5.9
78

An eccentric scientist helps a fugitive from the law become invisible, unwittingly giving him the power to exact revenge on his former friends.

House of Frankenstein

House of Frankenstein

House of Frankenstein
IMDb: 6.3
71

An evil scientist and a hunchback escape from prison and encounter Dracula, the Wolf Man and Frankenstein’s Monster.

In Society

In Society

In Society
IMDb: 6.8
75

Two bumbling plumbers are hired by a socialite to fix a leak. A case of mistaken identity gets the pair an invitation to a fancy party and an entree into…

Genre: Comedy
Ministry of Fear

Ministry of Fear

Ministry of Fear
IMDb: 7.2
86

Stephen Neale is released into WWII England after two years in an asylum, but it doesn’t seem so sane outside either. On his way back to London to rejoin civilization,…

Genre: Crime, Drama
The Keys of the Kingdom

The Keys of the Kingdom

The Keys of the Kingdom
IMDb: 7.2
137

A young priest, Father Chisholm is sent to China to establish a Catholic parish among the non-Christian Chinese. While his boyhood friend, also a priest, flourishes in his calling as…

Genre: Drama
Since You Went Away

Since You Went Away

Since You Went Away
IMDb: 7.5
177

While husband Tim is away during World War II, Anne Hilton copes with problems on the homefront. Taking in a lodger, Colonel Smollett, to help make ends meet and dealing…

Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Pin Up Girl

Pin Up Girl

Pin Up Girl
IMDb: 6.1
84

Glamorous Lorry Jones, the toast of a Missouri military canteen, has become “engaged” to almost every serviceman she’s signed her pin-up photo for. Now she’s leaving home to go into…

Genre: Music, Romance
Return of the Ape Man

Return of the Ape Man

Return of the Ape Man
IMDb: 5
68

The discovery of a perfectly preserved caveman prompts a mad scientist to attempt a daring brain transplant.

This Happy Breed

This Happy Breed

This Happy Breed
IMDb: 7.3
115

In 1919, Frank Gibbons returns home from army duty and moves into a middle-class row house, bringing with him wife Ethel, carping mother-in-law Mrs. Flint, sister-in-law Sylvia and three children….

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Voodoo Man

Voodoo Man

Voodoo Man
IMDb: 5.3
62

A mad doctor (Bela Lugosi) and his helpers (John Carradine, George Zucco) lure girls to his lab for brain work, to help his wife.

Genre: Horror
They Came to a City

They Came to a City

They Came to a City
IMDb: 6.4
78

People from different walks of life mysteriously find themselves at the gate of an unknown city

Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Big Heel-Watha

Big Heel-Watha

Big Heel-Watha
IMDb: 7
8

To prove he’s a true Indian Brave, Big Heel-Watha decides to catch a squirrel – but wouldn’t you know it; Screwy Squirrel is the first one he sees…

Genre: Animation, Comedy
Screwball Squirrel

Screwball Squirrel

Screwball Squirrel
IMDb: 7.2
7

A crazy squirrel provokes a dog into trying to catch him throughout the picture.

Genre: Animation, Comedy
We’re on Our Way to Rio

We’re on Our Way to Rio

We’re on Our Way to Rio
IMDb: 7.2
8

Actually, Popeye and Bluto are already there. They visit a nightclub, where the featured singer/dancer is, of course, Olive Oyl.

Genre: Animation
The Anvil Chorus Girl

The Anvil Chorus Girl

The Anvil Chorus Girl
IMDb: 7
7

Popeye and Bluto pass by Olive’s blacksmith shop and are smitten. Olive needs help, and of course, both of the boys offer, and demonstrate their prowess at blacksmithing.

Spinach Packin’ Popeye

Spinach Packin’ Popeye

Spinach Packin’ Popeye
IMDb: 6.6
7

Popeye donates blood, then dashes off to a boxing match with Bluto. He loses. Olive, who heard this on the radio, rejects him as no longer strong enough for her,…

Pitchin’ Woo at the Zoo

Pitchin’ Woo at the Zoo

Pitchin’ Woo at the Zoo
IMDb: 7.1
7

Popeye takes Olive to the zoo, where she’s spotted by zookeeper Bluto, who tries various stunts to impress her and/or get rid of Popeye. But Olive walks into the leopard…

She-Sick Sailors

She-Sick Sailors

She-Sick Sailors
IMDb: 7.4
6

Bluto disguises himself as Superman in order to impress the comic book hero’s biggest fan, Olive Oyl. A jealous Popeye becomes a real superhero by eating his spinach.

Puppet Love

Puppet Love

Puppet Love
IMDb: 7.2
8

Bluto builds a Popeye puppet and manipulates it to treat Olive rudely. Then he comes in and takes Olive away. When Popeye discovers the ruse, knocks Bluto out and ties…

Moving Aweigh

Moving Aweigh

Moving Aweigh
IMDb: 6.5
6

Popeye and Shorty help Olive move. Unfortunately, they start by running into a police car, and keep running afoul of the officer.

Batty Baseball

Batty Baseball

Batty Baseball
IMDb: 6.8
6

A series of visual gags about baseball. One running gag has an angry fan screaming “Kill the ump!” Be careful what you wish for…..