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Stalin's Funeral

Stalins Funeral is a 1990 Soviet drama film written and directed by the famous poet, Yevgeni Yevtushenko. The film stars the British actress, Vanessa Redgrave.

The Skylarks are Singing

The Skylarks are Singing is a 1953 Soviet Belarusian comedy film directed by Uladzimier Kors-Sablin and Kanstancin Sannikaŭ.

Androcles and the Lion (1952 film)

Androcles and the Lion is a 1952 RKO film produced by Gabriel Pascal from the George Bernard Shaw play of the same name. It was Pascals last film, made two years after the death of Shaw, his long-standing friend and mentor, and two years before P ...

Macao (film)

Macao is a 1952 black-and-white film noir adventure directed by Josef von Sternberg and Nicholas Ray. The drama features Robert Mitchum, Jane Russell, William Bendix, and Gloria Grahame.

Alexander Popov (film)

Alexander Popov is a 1949 biographical film about the life and work of Alexander Stepanovich Popov, who was the notable physicist and electrical engineer, and early developer of radio communication.

Mad City (film)

Mad City is a 1997 American thriller film directed by Costa-Gavras, written by Tom Matthews based on a story by Matthews and Eric Williams, and starring Dustin Hoffman and John Travolta, with a supporting cast featuring Mia Kirshner, Alan Alda, B ...

Far from Moscow

Far from Moscow is a 1951 Soviet war drama film directed by Aleksandr Stolper and starring Nikolai Okhlopkov, Lev Sverdlin and Pavel Kadochnikov. It is based on Vasily Azhayevs 1948 novel of the same title. A major production by Mosfilm, it was a ...

The Turkey (film)

The Turkey is a French comedy film from 1951, directed by Claude Barma and starring Nadine Alari and Louis de Funes. It is an adaptation of Georges Feydeaus 1896 play Le Dindon.

The Csardas Princess (1951 film)

The Csardas Princess is a 1951 German musical film directed by Georg Jacoby and starring Marika Rokk, Johannes Heesters and Hubert Marischka. It is based on the 1915 operetta The Csardas Princess and is part of the tradition of operetta films. Th ...

Dr. Knock

Dr. Knock is a French comedy film from 1951, directed by Guy Lefranc, written by Georges Neveux, and starring by Louis Jouvet. It also features an uncredited appearance by Louis de Funes. The movie is based on the 1923 theatre play Knock ou le Tr ...

Orpheus (film)

Orpheus is a 1950 French film directed by Jean Cocteau and starring Jean Marais. It is the central part of Cocteaus Orphic Trilogy, which consists of The Blood of a Poet, Orpheus and Testament of Orpheus.

Rocky Marciano (film)

Rocky Marciano is a 1999 television film directed by Charles Winkler and presented by MGM. It tells the story of the rise to fame of legendary boxer Rocky Marciano.

Yasmin (disambiguation)

Yasmin may refer to: Yasmin drug, marketing name of a birth control pill Yasmin musician, a female British DJ and singer-songwriter Yasmine singer, a female Belgian singer, presenter and television personality. Yasmin, a doll in the Bratz fashion ...

To Joy (film)

To Joy is a 1950 Swedish film directed by Ingmar Bergman about a young married couple who play together in a Swedish orchestra.

The Little Kidnappers (1990 film)

The Little Kidnappers is a 1990 Canadian/American television film made by Testar Productions, Margellos-Resnick and Jones 21st Century for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and the Disney Channel. It tells the story of orphans Harry and Davy ...

The Cisco Kid (1994 film)

The Cisco Kid is an American 1994 TV movie, which updated the successful 1950s comedy western television series, and 1940s movie serial. The film was written by Michael Kane and directed by Luis Valdez. Jimmy Smits played the Cisco Kid, the role ...

Rio Grande (film)

Rio Grande is a 1950 Western film directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne and Maureen OHara. The picture is the third installment of Fords "cavalry trilogy," following two RKO Pictures releases: Fort Apache and She Wore a Yellow Ribbon. Joh ...

The Pearl (film)

La perla is a 1947 Mexican-American film directed by Emilio Fernandez. It is based on the novella The Pearl by John Steinbeck, who also co-wrote the screenplay. In 2002, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Re ...

Helter Skelter (1949 film)

Helter Skelter is a 1949 British romantic comedy film directed by Ralph Thomas and starring Carol Marsh, David Tomlinson and Mervyn Johns. A radio star becomes involved with a wealthy heiress. The recurring English comic characters Charters and C ...

The Heiress

The Heiress is a 1949 American drama film produced and directed by William Wyler and starring Olivia de Havilland as Catherine Sloper, Montgomery Clift as Morris Townsend, and Ralph Richardson as Dr. Sloper. Written by Ruth and Augustus Goetz, ad ...

The Eagle with Two Heads

The Eagle with Two Heads is a French film directed by Jean Cocteau released in 1948. It was adapted from his own play LAigle à deux têtes which was first staged in 1946, and it retained the principal actors from the first Paris production.

Krakatit

Krakatit is a 1948 Czechoslovak science fiction mystery film directed by Otakar Vavra, starring Karel Hoger as a chemist who suffers from delirium and regret after inventing a powerful explosive. The film is based on Karel Čapeks novel with the s ...

Pirogov (film)

Pirogov is a 1947 Soviet biopic film directed by Grigori Kozintsev, based on the life of Russian scientist and doctor Nikolay Ivanovich Pirogov. Pirogov is famous for being the founder of field surgery.

Shoeshine (film)

Shoeshine is a 1946 Italian film directed by Vittorio De Sica. Sometimes regarded as his first masterpiece, the film follows two shoeshine boys who get into trouble with the police after trying to find the money to buy a horse.

The Great Glinka

The Great Glinka is a 1946 Soviet biopic film directed by Lev Arnshtam. The film is about Mikhail Glinka, a Russian composer of the 19th century. The film was awarded the Stalin Prize of II degree and it was entered into the 1946 Cannes Film Fest ...

For Those Who Are at Sea

Dmitri Pavlov as Maksimov Mikhail Dubrava as Opanasenko Georgiy Kurovskiy as Shubin Elvira Lutsenko as Actress Elena Gorelova as E. Lutsenko Ivan Lyubeznov as Lishev Pavel Shpringfeld as Andrei Klobukov Gennadi Karnovich-Valua as Borovsky Stepan ...

Lady in the Lake

Lady in the Lake is a 1947 American film noir that marked the directorial debut of Robert Montgomery, who also stars in the film. The picture also features Audrey Totter, Lloyd Nolan, Tom Tully, Leon Ames and Jayne Meadows. The murder mystery was ...

Quai des Orfevres

Quai des Orfevres is a 1947 French police procedural drama film based on the book Legitime defense by Stanislas-Andre Steeman. Directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot the film stars Suzy Delair as Jenny Lamour, Bernard Blier as Maurice Martineau, Louis ...

Jour de fête

Jour de fête is a 1949 French comedy film starring Jacques Tati in his feature film directional debut as an inept and easily distracted mailman in a backward French village. Shot largely in and around Sainte-Severe-sur-Indre, where Tati had lived ...

Cynthia (film)

Cynthia is a 1947 American comedy-drama film starring Mary Astor, Elizabeth Taylor, and George Murphy. The film is based on the play The Rich, Full Life by Viña Delmar and was adapted by screenwriters Harold Buchman and Charles Kaufman.

Nuremberg Trials (film)

The Nuremberg Trials is a 1947 Soviet-made documentary film about the trials of the Nazi leadership. It was produced by Roman Karmen, and was an English-language version of the Russian language film Суд народов. Most of the film describes the Naz ...

Dark Passage (film)

Dark Passage is a 1947 American crime thriller film directed by Delmer Daves and starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. The film is based on the 1946 novel of the same name by David Goodis. It was the third of four films real-life couple Bac ...

La Symphonie pastorale (film)

Pastoral Symphony, is a 1946 French language film drama directed by Jean Delannoy and starring Michele Morgan and Pierre Blanchar. The film is based on the novella La Symphonie Pastorale by Andre Gide and adapted to the screen by Jean Aurenche. T ...

The Last Turning

The Last Turning is a 1939 French drama film directed by Pierre Chenal, written by Charles Spaak and Henri Torres, based on novel The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain.

San Antonio (film)

San Antonio is a 1945 Western Technicolor film starring Errol Flynn and Alexis Smith. The film was written by W. R. Burnett and Alan Le May, and directed by David Butler as well as uncredited Robert Florey and Raoul Walsh. The film was nominated ...

Sumuru (2003 film)

Sumuru, or Sax Rohmers Sumuru, is a 2003 pulp science fiction film directed by Darrell Roodt and starring Alexandra Kamp and Michael Shanks. It is an update of the character Sumuru created by pulp novelist Sax Rohmer.

Kolberg (film)

Kolberg is a 1945 German historical film directed by Veit Harlan. One of the last films of the Third Reich, it was intended as a Nazi propaganda piece to bolster the will of the German population to resist the Allies. The film is based on the aut ...

David Bek (film)

David Bek is a 1944 Soviet biographical adventure and drama film directed by Hamo Beknazarian and starring Hrachia Nersisyan, Avet Avetisyan and Hasmik The film is about Davit Bek, an Armenian nobleman and revolutionary and is based on the novel ...

Nebo Moskvy

Nebo Moskvy, is a 1944 Soviet drama film directed by Yuli Raizman. The film is a Soviet-era wartime film depicting the air defence of Moscow in 1941.

For Whom the Bell Tolls (film)

For Whom the Bell Tolls is a 1943 American war film produced and directed by Sam Wood and starring Gary Cooper, Ingrid Bergman, Akim Tamiroff, Katina Paxinou and Joseph Calleia. The screenwriter Dudley Nichols based his script on the 1940 novel F ...

The White Ship (1941 film)

The White Ship is a 1941 Italian war film directed by Roberto Rossellini. Its cast was made up entirely of amateur actors, many of them the real crew of a hospital ship of the Italian navy. The production was a work of propaganda intended to supp ...

Joan of Paris

Joan of Paris is a 1942 war film about five Royal Air Force pilots shot down over Nazi-occupied France during World War II and their attempt to escape to England. It stars Michele Morgan and Paul Henreid, with Thomas Mitchell, Laird Cregar and Ma ...

Munchhausen (film)

Munchhausen is a 1943 fantasy comedy film directed by Josef von Baky. Science fiction author David Wingrove has commented that this work "sidesteps immediate political issues whilst conjuring up marvellous visual images of an ageless pastoral Ger ...

Missing

Missing 2018 film, an Indian film directed by Mukul Abhyankar The Missing 2017 film, a Chinese action crime film directed by Xu Jinglei Missing 2010 film, a Jordanian film directed by Tariq Rimawi Missing 2019 film, a Hong Kong film of 2019 Missi ...

Rosenstrasse (film)

RosenstraSe is a 2003 film directed by Margarethe von Trotta, starring Maria Schrader and Katja Riemann. It deals with the Rosenstrasse protest of 1943.

Northern Pursuit

Northern Pursuit is a 1943 American World War II film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Errol Flynn as a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police who tries to uncover a Nazi plot against the Allied war effort. The film was set in Canada dur ...

Keeper of the Flame (film)

Keeper of the Flame is a 1943 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer drama film directed by George Cukor, and starring Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn. The screenplay by Donald Ogden Stewart is adapted from the novel Keeper of the Flame by I. A. R. Wylie. Hepbu ...

In This Our Life

In This Our Life is a 1942 American drama film, the second to be directed by John Huston. The screenplay by Howard Koch is based on the 1941 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same title by Ellen Glasgow. The cast included the established stars ...

The Great King

The Great King is a 1942 German drama film directed by Veit Harlan and starring Otto Gebuhr. It depicts the life of Frederick the Great, who ruled Prussia from 1740 to 1786. It received the rare "Film of the Nation" distinction. It was part of a ...

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