Search results for "1949"
The Stratton Story

The Stratton Story

The Stratton Story
IMDb: 7.1
106 min

Star major league pitcher Monty Stratton loses a leg in a hunting accident, but becomes determined to leave the game on his own terms.

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Genre: Drama, Romance
The Cheat (1949)

The Cheat (1949)

The Cheat (1949)
IMDb: 6.9
91 min

After spending all his money to fulfill the smallest wish of his wife Dora, Robert is still madly in love with her. Now she is in agony, and her mother…

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Genre: Drama
Down to the Sea in Ships

Down to the Sea in Ships

Down to the Sea in Ships
IMDb: 7.3
120 min

At the end of the 19th century, Massachusetts whaling ship captain Bering Joy takes his grandson Jed on a whaling expedition.The old captain wants to teach his spoiled grandson real…

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Genre: Drama
The Passionate Friends

The Passionate Friends

The Passionate Friends
IMDb: 7.3
95 min

The Passionate Friends were in love when young, but separated, and she married an older man. Then Mary Justin (Ann Todd) meets Steven Stratton (Trevor Howard) again and they have…

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Genre: Romance
Passport to Pimlico

Passport to Pimlico

Passport to Pimlico
IMDb: 7.1
84 min

When an unexploded World War II bomb is accidentally detonated in Pimlico, London, England, it reveals a treasure trove. They find documents proving that the region is, in fact, part…

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Genre: Comedy
Batman and Robin

Batman and Robin

Batman and Robin
IMDb: 6.0
263 min

Antisocial Prof. Hammil's Remote Control device, which enables the user to take over any motor vehicle within 50 miles, is stolen by The Wizard, black-hooded mastermind, and his gang. Batman…

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The Barkleys of Broadway

The Barkleys of Broadway

The Barkleys of Broadway
IMDb: 7.0
109 min

Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
The Quiet Duel

The Quiet Duel

The Quiet Duel
IMDb: 7.4
95 min

In 1944, in WWII, Dr. Kyoji Fujisaki cuts his finger with the scalpel during a surgery in a field hospital and is infected by spirochete from his patient Susumu Nakada….

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Genre: Drama
Strange Tales

Strange Tales

Strange Tales
IMDb: 6.3
88 min

A group of policemen look over three murder cases including a cutthroat that prays on young women, a madman that hid his deformed landlord's corpse in the floor, and a…

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Genre: Horror, Mystery
Jour de Fête

Jour de Fête

Jour de Fête
IMDb: 7.3
70 min

Once a year the fair comes for one day to the little town 'Sainte-Severe-sur-Indre.' All inhabitants are scoffing at François, the postman, what he seems not to recognize. The rising…

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Genre: Comedy
Prison

Prison

Prison
IMDb: 6.8
79 min

A movie director is approached by his old math teacher with a great movie idea: the Devil declares that the Earth is hell. The director rejects the idea, but subsequent…

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Genre: Drama
In the Name of the Law

In the Name of the Law

In the Name of the Law
IMDb: 7.5
100 min

A mule-cart crosses the countryside. Two bandits push the driver off and kill him when he resists. The bandits steal the mules – The town of Capodarso, Sicily. The Baron…

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Genre: Drama
The Lady Takes a Sailor

The Lady Takes a Sailor

The Lady Takes a Sailor
IMDb: 5.9
99 min

Jennifer Smith heads a "Consumer Reports"-type company and her reputation for honesty is her greatest asset. While out boating one day she encounters a secret prototype submarine piloted by Bill…

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Genre: Romance
Distant Journey

Distant Journey

Distant Journey
IMDb: 7.3
78 min

The terrible effect of the Nazis upon a single Jewish family provides the basis for this drama. The family cannot handle the strain and gradually breaks up. Interspliced within the…

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Genre: Drama
Knock on Any Door

Knock on Any Door

Knock on Any Door
IMDb: 6.7
100 min

Andrew Morton is an attorney who made it out of the slums. Nick Romano is his client, a young man with a long string of crimes behind him. After he…

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Genre: Drama
Little Women (1949)

Little Women (1949)

Little Women (1949)
IMDb: 7.3
122 min

The March sisters – Jo (June Allyson), Beth (Margaret O'Brien), Amy (Dame Elizabeth Taylor), and Meg (Janet Leigh) – struggle to make ends meet in their New England household while…

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Genre: Family, Romance
The Secret Garden (1949)

The Secret Garden (1949)

The Secret Garden (1949)
IMDb: 7.5
92 min

When cholera takes the parents of Mary Lennox, she is shipped from India to England to live with her Uncle Craven. Archibald Craven's house is dark and drafty, with over…

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Genre: Family
The Accused (1949)

The Accused (1949)

The Accused (1949)
IMDb: 6.8
101 min

Wilma Tuttle, psychology professor, lets aggressively brash student Bill Perry drive her home. Big mistake. After an attempted rape, Perry is dead; panicked, Wilma hides her traces and flees. As…

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Genre: Crime
Colorado Territory

Colorado Territory

Colorado Territory
IMDb: 7.2
94 min

Outlaw Wes McQueen is sprung from jail to help pull one last railroad job. He doesn't like his new partners – except dance-hall girl Colorado – and anyway fancies Julie…

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Battleground

Battleground

Battleground
IMDb: 7.5
118 min

We follow a band of American soldiers as they engage the Germans in a snowy, foggy winter near Bastogne in World War II. They're low on fuel, rations, and ammunition;…

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Johnny Allegro

Johnny Allegro

Johnny Allegro
IMDb: 6.3
81 min

Los Angeles hotel lobby florist Johnny Allegro is a man with a secret: he's a former criminal who escaped from Sing Sing prison. However, Johnny went straight and became a…

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Genre: Crime
House of Strangers

House of Strangers

House of Strangers
IMDb: 7.4
101 min

In New York, after seven years in prison, the lawyer Max Monetti goes to the bank of his brothers Joe, Tony and Pietro Monetti and promises revenge to them. Then…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
On the Town

On the Town

On the Town
IMDb: 7.4
98 min

Three sailors – Gabey, Chip and Ozzie – let loose on a 24-hour pass in New York and the Big Apple will never be the same! Gabey falls head over…

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Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Sands of Iwo Jima

Sands of Iwo Jima

Sands of Iwo Jima
IMDb: 7.1
100 min

John Wayne earned a 1949 Best Actor Academy Award nomination for one of his most iconic roles, as the battle-hardened leader of a squad of recruits, in Allan Dwan's SANDS…

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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Kind Hearts and Coronets

Kind Hearts and Coronets

Kind Hearts and Coronets
IMDb: 8.0
106 min

In prison awaiting execution the next morning, Louis, the 10th Duke of Chalfont, puts down on paper the events that led him to his current situation. His mother has been…

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Third Man

The Third Man

The Third Man
IMDb: 8.1
93 min

An out of work pulp fiction novelist, Holly Martins, arrives in a post war Vienna divided into sectors by the victorious allies, and where a shortage of supplies has led…

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Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Late Spring

Late Spring

Late Spring
IMDb: 8.3
108 min

Noriko is 27 years old and is still living with her father Somiya, a widower. Noriko just recovered from an illness she developed in the war, and now the important…

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Genre: Drama
The Heiress

The Heiress

The Heiress
IMDb: 8.2
115 min

In the mid-1800's, the wealthy Sloper family – widowed surgeon Dr. Austin Sloper, his adult daughter Catherine Sloper (Dr. Sloper's only surviving child), and Dr. Sloper's recently widowed sister Lavinia…

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Pluto’s Surprise Package

Pluto’s Surprise Package

Pluto’s Surprise Package
IMDb: 6.3
7 min

Pluto tries to bring in the mail, which gets more difficult when a package sprouts legs and tries to go swimming. Between the wandering turtle and the wind blowing the…

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Stray Dog

Stray Dog

Stray Dog
IMDb: 7.9
122 min

Murukami, a young homicide detective, has his pocket picked on a bus and loses his pistol. Frantic and ashamed, he dashes about trying to recover the weapon without success until…

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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Shockproof

Shockproof

Shockproof
IMDb: 6.5
79 min

After having served 5 years in prison, for killing a man while defending her disreputable lover, Harry (John Baragrey), Jenny Marsh (Patricia Knight) is set for parole. Her parole officer,…

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Genre: Crime, Drama
Canadian Pacific

Canadian Pacific

Canadian Pacific
IMDb: 5.8
95 min

After finding a vital pass through the Canadian Rockies for the building of the Canadian Pacific Railway, Tom Andrews tells his boss Cornelius Van Horne that he is resigning to…

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Samson and Delilah

Samson and Delilah

Samson and Delilah
IMDb: 6.8
134 min

Though his people, the Israelites, are enslaved by the Philistines, Samson (Victor Mature), strongest man of the tribe of Dan, falls in love with the Philistine Semadar (Dame Angela Lansbury),…

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The Silence of the Sea

The Silence of the Sea

The Silence of the Sea
IMDb: 7.6
87 min

1941 in a small town in Nazi occupied France. Against the will of its elderly male and his adult niece residents, the Nazis commandeer a house for one of their…

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Genre: Drama, Romance, War
All in a Nutshell

All in a Nutshell

All in a Nutshell
IMDb: 7.4
7 min

Donald has a walnut-shaped shop where he makes nut butters. When his supply runs out, he taps the tree where Chip and Dale have been storing nuts. The chipmunks discover…

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Genre: Animation
Caught

Caught

Caught
IMDb: 7.0
88 min

It was Leonora Eames' childhood dream come true. She had married Smith Ohlrig, a man worth millions. But her innocent dream became a nightmare once she realizes the truth about…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
I Was a Male War Bride

I Was a Male War Bride

I Was a Male War Bride
IMDb: 7.0
105 min

In post-war, French Army Captain Henrí Rochard and US Army Lieutenant Catherine Gates, stationed in Heidelberg, West Germany, are often teamed on missions. Their personal relationship teeters from being friendly…

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Genre: Comedy, Romance, War
The Fighting Kentuckian

The Fighting Kentuckian

The Fighting Kentuckian
IMDb: 6.5
100 min

Following Napoleon's Waterloo defeat and the exile of his officers and their families from France, the U.S.Congress, in 1817, granted four townships in the Alabama territory to the exiles. Led…

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Pluto’s Sweater

Pluto’s Sweater

Pluto’s Sweater
IMDb: 6.7
7 min

Minnie has just finished knitting a bright pink sweater for Pluto, to his horror and kitten Figaro's amusement. He's thrown outside and has to hide from his canine buddies. After…

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Genre: Animation
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
IMDb: 7.0
68 min

Two stories. The Wind in the Willows: Concise version of Kenneth Grahame's story of the same name. J. Thaddeus Toad, owner of Toad Hall, is prone to fads, such as…

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