A Trip to the Moon

A Trip to the Moon follows a group of astronomers who travel to the Moon in a cannon-propelled spaceship, explore the Moon's surface, escape from an underground group of Selenites (lunar inhabitants), and return in a splashdown to Earth with a with a captive Selenite in tow.
Genre
Fantasy & Fantastique
Director
Georges Méliès
Provider
Public Domain Demo Inc.
Rating
(1)
Cast
Georges Méliès, François Lallement, Bleuette Bernon, Henri Delannoy
Info
Cnty: France — Rlsd: 1902 — R.T.: 14 min. — Rate: Unrated

The Gold Rush

Considered by many to be Chaplin's masterpiece and perhaps the finest comedy ever made, this original version of the immortal silent classic finds the Little Tramp caught under an avalanche of hilarious mishaps while in gold rush Yukon.
Genre
Comedy (Slapstick)
Director
Charlie Chaplin
Provider
Public Domain Demo Inc.
Rating
(2)
Cast
Charles Chaplin, Mack Swain, Tom Murray, Henry Bergman, Malcolm Waite
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1925 — R.T.: 95 min. — Rate: Unrated

Cyrano de Bergerac

The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play.
Genre
Drama
Performer
José Ferrer
Provider
Public Domain Demo Inc.
Rating
(1)
Cast
José Ferrer, Mala Powers, William Prince, Morris Carnovsky, Ralph Clanton
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1950 — R.T.: 112 min. — Rate: N/A

Dementia 13

When her husband John has a heart attack while out in a rowboat on the lake, Louise Haloran throws his body overboard and later tells the family that he has left on an urgent business trip. Her main concern is that she can only inherit a part of the family fortune if if her husband is alive.
Genre
B-Movie & Camp
Director
Francis Ford Coppola
Cast
William Campbell, Luana Anders, Bart Patton, Mary Mitchel, Patrick Magee
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1963 — R.T.: 75 min. — Rate: Unrated

It's a Wonderful Life

An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.
Genre
Comedy
Director
Frank Capra
Cast
James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Beulah Bondi
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 130 min.

Night of the Living Dead

A group of people hide from bloodthirsty zombies in a farmhouse.
Genre
Horror
Director
George A. Romero
Provider
Public Domain Demo Inc.
Rating
(1)
Cast
Duane Jones, Keith Wayne, Marilyn Eastman, Judith O'Dea, Karl Hardman
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1968 — R.T.: 95 min. — Rate: 14 A

The Stranger

Mr. Wilson (Edward G. Robinson) of the United Nations War Crimes Commission is hunting for a Nazi fugitive Franz Kindler (Orson Welles), a war criminal who has erased all evidence which might identify him.
Genre
Drama
Director
Orson Welles
Cast
Edward G. Robinson, Orson Wells, Loretta Young
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 95 min. — Rate: N/A

Reefer Madness

Reefer Madness is a 1936-1939 American propaganda exploitation film revolving around the melodramatic events that ensue when high school students are lured by pushers to try marijuana.
Genre
Mockumentry
Director
Louis J. Gasnier
Cast
Thelma White, Dave O'Brien, Lillian Miles, Kenneth Craig, Dorothy Short
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1936 — R.T.: 68 min. — Rate: PG

Scarlet Street

Scarlet Street is a 1945 American film noir directed by Fritz Lang and based on the French novel La Chienne (The Bitch) by Georges de La Fouchardière, that previously had been dramatized on stage by André Mouëzy-Éon, and cinematically as La Chienne (1931) by director Jean Renoir.
Genre
Drama
Director
Fritz Lang
Cast
Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1945 — R.T.: 103 min. — Rate: N/A

The Red House

Handicapped farmer Pete and sister Ellen have raised ward Meg as their own on a reclusive farm. Now a teenager, Meg, convinces her friend Nath to come help with chores on the farm.
Genre
Thriller
Performer
Edward G. Robinson
Cast
Edward G. Robinson, Lon McCallister
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1947 — R.T.: 100 min. — Rate: N/A

Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera is a 1925 American silent horror film adaptation of Gaston Leroux's 1910 novel of the same name.
Genre
Horror
Performer
Lon Chaney
Cast
Lon Chaney, Mary Philbin, Norman Kerry, Arthur Edmund Carewe, Gibson Gowland
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1925 — R.T.: 107 min.

Whistle Stop

Whistle Stop is a 1946 black and white crime film noir directed by Léonide Moguy and featuring starring George Raft and Ava Gardner. The screenplay is written by Philip Yordan, and based on a novel by Maritta M. Wolff.
Genre
Film Noir
Performer
George Raft
Cast
George Raft, Ava Gardner, Tom Conway, Victor McLaglen
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 85 min.

Battleship Potemkin

Battleship Potemkin is a dramatized version of the mutiny that occurred in 1905 when the crew of the Russian battleship Potemkin rebelled against their officers of the Tsarist regime.
Genre
Historical / Epic
Director
Sergei Eisenstein
Provider
Public Domain Demo Inc.
Rating
(1)
Cast
Aleksandr Antonov, Vladimir Barsky, Grigori Aleksandrov, Ivan Bobrov, Mikhail Gomorov
Info
Cnty: Russian Federation — Rlsd: 1905 — R.T.: 75 min. — Rate: Unrated

Beat the Devil

A quartet of international crooks—Peterson, O'Hara, Ross and Ravello—is stranded in Italy while their steamer is being repaired. With them are the Dannreuthers. The six are headed for Africa, ostensibly to sell vacuum cleaners but actually to buy land supposedly loaded with uranium.
Genre
Comedy
Director
John Huston
Cast
Humphrey Bogart, Gina Lollobrigida, Peter Lorre, Robert Morley, Jennifer Jones
Info
Cnty: United Kingdom — Rlsd: 1953 — R.T.: 89 min. — Rate: Unrated

Kansas City Confidential

Four robbers hold up an armored truck, getting away with over a million dollars in cash. Joe Rolfe, a down-on-his-luck flower delivery truck driver is accused of being involved and is roughly interrogated by local police.
Genre
Film Noir
Performer
Lee Van Cleef
Cast
Lee Van Cleef, Neville Brand, Preston Foster, John Payne, Coleen Gray
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1952 — R.T.: 99 min. — Rate: N/A

Algiers

Ther deathe naturns of outrageous consummative under 'tis thought himself mind arrows of dispriz'd lose bourn no momething ent merit of somethe proubles of of the mind end the pale coil, must a coward to say we haveller 'tis all; and scorns of time, there's consummation: when we end the name of so l
Genre
Drama
Director
John Cromwell
Cast
Charles Boyer, Sigrid Gurie, Hedy Lamarr, Joseph Calleia, Alan Hale
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1938 — R.T.: 96 min.

Angel on My Shoulder

The Devil arranges for a deceased gangster to return to Earth as a well-respected judge to make up for his previous life.
Genre
Comedy
Director
Archie Mayo
Cast
Paul Muni, Anne Baxter, Claude Rains, Onslow Stevens, George Cleveland
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 100 min. — Rate: A

The Big Trees

An unscrupulous lumber baron has to join forces with former enemies to keep even bigger businessmen from taking over.
Genre
Western
Director
Felix Feist
Cast
Kirk Douglas, Eve Miller, Patrice Wymore, Edgar Buchanan, John Archer
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1952 — R.T.: 89 min. — Rate: A

Death Rides a Horse

As a child, Bill witnesses the murder of his family by four robbers. Fifteen years later, he embarks on his revenge. During his quest, he crosses paths with Ryan, an ex-con who wants the money the robbers owe him. Written by Erik Gregersen
Genre
Western
Director
Giulio Petroni
Cast
Lee Van Cleef, John Phillip Law, Mario Brega, Luigi Pistilli, Anthony Dawson
Info
Cnty: Italy — Rlsd: 1967 — R.T.: 114 min. — Rate: R

A Farewell to Arms

A tale of the love between ambulance driver Lt. Henry and Nurse Catherine Barkley during World War I. The action takes place in Italy and the two fall in love during the war and will stop at nothing to be together.
Genre
Romance
Performer
Helen Hayes
Cast
Helen Hayes, Gary Cooper, Adolphe Menjou, Mary Philips, Jack La Rue
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1932 — R.T.: 85 min. — Rate: Unrated

Dressed to Kill

Sherlock Holmes sets out to discover why a trio of murderous villains, including a dangerously attractive female, are desperate to obtain three unassuming and inexpensive little music boxes.
Genre
Drama
Performer
Basil Rathbone
Cast
Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Patricia Morison
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1946 — R.T.: 76 min.

The Hitch-Hiker

Two fishing buddies pick up a mysterious hitchhiker during a trip to Mexico.
Genre
Film Noir
Director
Ida Lupino
Cast
Edmond O'Brien, Frank Lovejoy, William Talman
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1953 — R.T.: 71 min. — Rate: N/A

And Then There Were None

Based on a novel and subsequent stage play by Agatha Christie; ten people are invited to an isolated island, only to be killed one-by-one. Could one of them be the killer?
Genre
Drama
Director
René Clair
Cast
Barry Fitzgerald, Walter Huston, Judith Anderson, Roland Young, Louis Hayward
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1945 — R.T.: 97 min.

The General

When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive, he pursues it single handedly and straight through enemy lines.
Genre
Comedy (Slapstick)
Performer
Buster Keaton
Cast
Buster Keaton, Marion Mack
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1926 — R.T.: 75 min. — Rate: G

The Public Enemy

A young hoodlum rises up through the ranks of the Chicago underworld, even as a gangster's accidental death threatens to spark a bloody mob war.
Genre
Drama
Performer
James Cagney
Cast
James Cagney, Jean Harlow, Edward Woods
Info
Cnty: United States — Rlsd: 1931 — R.T.: 83 min. — Rate: PG
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