Classic Films

Classic Films Block 01

Cyrano de Bergerac (1950) Rated PG
France, 1640: Cyrano, the charismatic swordsman-poet with the absurd nose, hopelessly loves the beauteous Roxane; she, in turn, confesses to Cyrano her love for the handsome but tongue-tied Christian. The chivalrous Cyrano sets up with Christian an innocent deception, with tragic results.

Jane Eyre (1970) Rated PG
Jane Eyre is an orphan, sent to Lowood school, and eventually becomes a governess at Thornfield hall to a girl named Adele. While she is there, many strange things happen and eventually she and Edward Rochester, owner of Thornfeild and Adele's guardian, fall in love. Suddenly, when Jane is about to win the happiness she deserves, a dark secret comes to light, and it will take all of her courage, love and understanding to triumph.

My Favorite Blonde (1942) Rated PG
Karen Bentley, an English secret agent, links up with Larry Haines and his star penguin Percy in an attempt to outwit German spies.

The Day of the Triffids (1963) Rated PG
After an unusual meteor shower leaves most of the human population blind, a merchant navy officer must find a way to conquer tall, aggressive plants which are feeding on people and animals.

Night of the Sharks (1988) PG-13
David must fight for his life against the gangsters who killed his brother for a CD filled with proof of their illegal activities. When David gets possession of the CD they go down to Mexico where David lives as a shark hunter. Who will get David first, the gangsters or the shark?

The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956)
An ex-soldier faces ethical questions as he tries to earn enough to support his wife and children well. 

Classic Films Block 02

The Ten Gladiators (1963) PG-13
Roccia and a band of fellow gladiators join forces with a patrician named Glaucus Valerius to replace Nero, (and his evil henchman, Tigelinus), with a new emperor: Servius Galba. During the course of this bloody struggle, the gladiators lose their mentor and trainer - Resius - and then must rescue Lidia, Resius' beautiful niece, from death on the cross.

The Giant of Marathon (1959) Rated PG

This classical peplum tells a fictitious story set in 490 BC, the time of the Medic Wars during which Persian armies sweep the Ancient world. Having brought home to Athens the Olympic victor's laurel crown, Philippides joins as commander the Sacred Guard, which is expected to defend the city-state's liberty, a year after the chasing of the tyrant Hippias. 

Wake Me Up When the War is Over (1963) Rated PG

During the latter days of WW2 an American Lieutenant, accidentally falls out of an airplane into German territory. He is taken in by a Baroness who doesn't want him to leave, so she doesn't tell him that the war has ended. 

Life with Father (1947) Rated G

Based on the novel by Clarence Day, a financier from New York rules his family, consisting of his wife and his four sons, with the meticulousness of a bookkeeper.

The End of the World (1977) Rated PG

After witnessing a man's death in a bizarre accident, Father Pergado goes on a spiritual retreat, where he encounters his alien double bent on world conquest.

Dominique (1979) Rated PG
A millionaire who has recently lost his wife starts believing that he is being haunted by her spirit.

Werewolf of Washington (1973) Rated PG
A reporter who has had an affair with the daughter of the U.S. President is sent to Hungary. There he is bitten by a werewolf, and then gets transferred back to Washington, where he gets a job as press assistant to the President.

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Mission Star Dust (1967) Rated G
A team of astronauts is sent to the moon to rescue an alien who is seeking help to save her dying race. They are attacked by a force of bandit robots and discover that enemy spies are out to kill the alien.   

43: The Richard Petty Story (1972) Rated G

Biopic focusing on the career of NASCAR great Richard Petty.  

Monsieur Beaucaire (1946) Rated G
A bumbling barber in the court of King Louis XV becomes engaged in political intrigue when he masquerades as a dashing nobleman engaged to the princess of Spain.

Somewhere, Tomorrow (1983) Rated G
Young Lori Anderson lost her father in a plane crash. While her mother appears to be picking up the pieces of her life, Lori isn't.   

Hercules and the Moon Men (1964) Rated PG
Hercules is summoned to oppose the evil Queen Samara, who has allied herself with aliens and is sacrificing her own people in a bid to awaken a moon goddess.

Time Expired  (2011) Rated PG-13
Randall, a terminally ill meter maid, wants nothing more than to live out his final days in peace. Unfortunately, his family and friends have other ideas.

Mesmerized (1985) Rated PG
An orphaned New Zealand girl married to an older, wealthy businessman learns to deal with his strange sexual desires. 

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Captain Kidd (1945) Rated PG
In this unhistorical account, Capt. William Kidd is already a clever, ruthless pirate when, in 1699, he tricks the king into commissioning him as escort for a treasure ship from India. 

Gulliver's Travels (1939) Rated G
Gulliver washes ashore on Lilliput and attempts to prevent war between that tiny kingdom and its equally minuscule rival, Blefuscu, 

Escape from Angola (1976) Rated G
A farmer and his friends must flee from Angolan rebels escaping through the savage jungle.

One-Eyed Jacks (1961) Rated PG-13
After robbing a Mexican bank, Dad Longworth takes the loot and leaves his partner Rio to be captured but Rio escapes and searches for Dad in California.

Shaker Run (1985) Rated PG-13
With the accidental discovery of a lethal bio-agent at her research facility, Dr. Christine Ruben decides to double cross her own government by stealing the deadly formula to keep it out of the clutches of the military, whom she doesn't trust.   

Assignment: Outer Space (1960) Rated PG
In the 22nd Century, Ray Peterson, reporter for the Interplanetary News, is assigned to write a story aboard a space station.

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Beneath the 12 Mile Reef (1953) Rated PG
Fierce competition among sponge fishermen forces a Greek-American family to fish in the dangerous 12-mile reef area off the western coast of Florida.

The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1953) Rated PG
Writer Harry Street reflects on his life as he lies dying from an infection while on safari in the shadow of Mount Kilamanjaro.

A Time to Die (1982) Rated R
A World War II vet sets out in 1948 to avenge the death of his wife at the hands of Nazis. 

One Step Beyond (Classic TV Series) Rated PG
Four 1/2 Hour episodes of the classic anthology series, hosted by John Newland.

It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time (1972) Rated PG
Sweeney, a divorced man, is willing to do anything, even kidnapping, to win back his wife. He stands a fair chance as the ex-mates continue to sleep together, despite the fact that she's remarried. 

Twisted Obsession (1989) Rated R
American writer in Paris is hired to do a script for an edgy young director he can't stand. When he falls in love with the director's cold and manipulative pretty sister, his life starts to unravel and he realizes that he's been used.

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One Step Beyond (Classic TV Series) Rated PG
Four 1/2 Hour episodes of the classic anthology series, hosted by John Newland.

The Pyx (1973) Rated R
A detective investigating the death of a heroin-addicted prostitute uncovers evidence pointing to the existence of a murderous devil cult.

Metamorphosis (1990) Rated R
Dr. Peter Houseman is a brilliant geneticist who is working on a serum which will stop human aging, but his colleagues don't believe in his work.

Casablanca Express (1989) Rated PG-13
In 1942, a commando is assigned to protect Winston Churchill when it is learned that the Nazis are plotting to kidnap him.

Suddenly (1954) Rated PG
In the city of Suddenly, three gangsters trap the Benson family in their own house, on the top of a hill nearby the railroad station, with the intention of killing the president of the USA.

Mooch Goes to Hollywood (1971) Rated G
A dog named Mooch comes to Hollywood and tries to make it in show business with the help of Zsa Zsa Gabor.

How Awful About Allan (1970) Rated PG

After an eight-month stay in a mental hospital, a tormented man comes home to live with his sister; but a mysterious boarder may be trying to kill him.

High Risk (1981) Rated R

Four naive Americans, in need of easy cash, decide to fly to Colombia and raid the safe of a notorious drug lord with connections to the corrupt military regime.

Classic Films Block 08

Sherlock Holmes Classic BBC TV Series

Two episodes of the 1950's BBC TV program based on the characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Tuareg: The Desert Warrior (1984) Rated PG-13
In a desolate section of the Sahara once ruled by the French, two thirsty men stumble into the camp of a Tuareg warrior where they're given water and shelter.

Get Christy Love (1974) TV-PG

Adventures of sexy & sassy black undercover cop Christie Love.

Cold Sweat (1970) Rated PG

With his wife and daughter being held hostage, a seasoned ex-military man is involved in a shady smuggling operation to save his family.

Bloody Wednesday (1987) Rated PG
Harry is unable to hold a job due to his mental illness and lives in an abandoned Hollywood hotel haunted by friendly ghosts of the long dead staff.

Sam's Song (1969) Rated R

Early De Niro film casts him as a New York City film editor working on a documentary about Richard Nixon, and spending a weekend with rich friends Warren and Mickey.

I Dream of Jeannie with the Light Brown Hair (1940)

Musical based on the songs of Stephen Foster.

Classic Films Block 09

Sherlock Holmes Classic BBC TV Series

Two episodes of the 1950's BBC TV program based on the characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Hollywood Man (1976) Rated PG-13
Hollywood action film star Rafe Stoker has sunk $130,000 of his own money into his own production, but can't find legitimate financing to complete the film. His mob-connected investor demands an exorbitant amount of collateral and a guarantee that Rafe hand over a commercially acceptable film in 4 weeks.

Mutiny (1952) Rated PG
Early in the War of 1812, Captain James Marshall is commissioned to run the British blockade and fetch an unofficial war loan from France. As first mate, Marshall recruits Ben Waldridge, a cashiered former British Navy captain. Waldridge brings his former gun crew...who begin plotting mutiny as soon as they learn there'll be gold aboard. The gold duly arrives, and with it Waldridge's former sweetheart Leslie, who's fond of a bit of gold herself.

Warning From Space (1956) Rated PG
UFOs are seen around Tokyo. Because they look like giant starfish the aliens cannot approach us without creating panic. Hence one of them sacrifices itself and takes the form of a popular female singer. It / she warns mankind that a meteor will crash on Earth. While the approaching meteor causes hotter and hotter weather, mankind runs and builds a last-chance anti-meteor weapon.

Road to Rio (1947) Rated G
Two inept vaudevillians stow away on a Brazilian-bound ocean liner and foil a plot by a sinister hypnotist to marry off her niece to a greedy fortune hunter.

Warhead (1977) Rated PG

A weapons expert is reluctantly sent on a mission to a middle-east war zone to locate a lost nuclear warhead and dismantle it before it falls into the wrong hands. But before he can complete his work, he is taken prisoner and thrust into the conflict, and finds himself looking out for more than just the warhead.

Broken Arrow (1950) Rated PG
By 1870, there has been 10 years of cruel war between settlers and Cochise's Apaches. Ex-soldier Tom Jeffords saves the life of an Apache boy and starts to wonder if Indians are human, after all; soon, he determines to use this chance to make himself an ambassador. 

The Inspector General (1949) Rated G

A town's corrupt officials think a fool is actually an investigator in disguise.

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The Creeping Terror (1952) Rated PG-13
A newlywed sheriff tries to stop a shambling monster that has emerged from a spaceship to eat the citizens of an American town.

The Swap (1979) Rated PG-13
Vinnie gets out of jail after serving 10 years and tries to find out who killed his younger brother.

The Quiet Man (1952) Rated G
A retired American boxer returns to the village of his birth in Ireland, where he finds love. 

Last of The Belles (1974) Rated PG
A semi-fictional account of how writer F. Scott Fitzgerald met his wife while he was in the army and stationed in Alabama in 1919.

Mr. Imperium (1951) Rated PG

A beautiful singer/dancer turned actress and playboy crown prince turned monarch have their clandestine romance interfered with by their changing circumstances.

And The There Were None (1945) Rated G

Seven guests, a newly hired personal secretary and two staff are gathered on an isolated island by an absent host and someone begins killing them off one by one. 

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The Quiet Man (1952) Rated G

A retired American boxer returns to the village of his birth in Ireland, where he finds love.

Father’s Little Dividend (1954) Rated G

In this sequel to Father of the Bride, newly married Kay Dunstan announces she and her husband are going to have a baby.

We Think The World of You (1988) Rated PG-13

An aimless young man, Johnny, is sent prison. He entrusts his beloved dog, Evie, to the care of his former lover and best friend, Frank.

North by Northwest (1959) Rated PG-13

In Alfred Hitchcock's classic thriller, a hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.

Rocketship XM (1950) Rated PG

An astronaut crew on their way to the Moon are unexpectedly propelled by gravitational forces and end up on Mars instead.

Great Expectations (1946) Rated PG

A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.

Classic Film Block 12
Second Sight: A Love Story  (1984) Rated PG  

A blind woman acquires a guide dog, then becomes very attached. When she is able to regain her sight, she makes a decision that changes her life.

Trauma (1962) Rated PG-13  

Emmaline, who, as a teenager, discovered the drowned body of her aunt, returns to the family mansion as a married woman. Eventually, she falls for the caretaker's nephew, and remembers who the real killer was.  

The Lady and the Highwayman (1989) PG  

Swashbuckling tale of romance, betrayal, jealousy, banditry, murder and court intrigue set in the 1660s, during the Restoration to the English throne of King Charles II.    

McLintock! (1963) Rated PG  

Wealthy rancher G.W. McLintock uses his power and influence in the territory to keep the peace between farmers, ranchers, land-grabbers, Indians and corrupt government officials.     

Wake Me When the War is Over (1966) Rated PG  

During the latter days of WW2 an American Lieutenant, accidentally falls out of an airplane that he was on and falls into German territory. He is taken in by a Baroness. She is taken with him and doesn't want him to leave, so she doesn't tell him that the war has ended. So, for nearly five years he thinks that the war is still going on, and so when he leaves her estate he thinks that he has to do what he can to defeat the Germans, cause he can't find anyone who speaks English or is willing to tell him that the war is over.    

My Mom's a Werewolf (1989) Rated PG 

A frustrated housewife visits an animal shop to purchase a flea-collar. Unknowing that the owner is a werewolf, she accepts his invitation to lunch and later in his apartment. Through a bite in her toe he starts her slow transformation in a werewolf. Home again, she desperately tries to hide the often disgusting process from her family, but her daughter Jennifer and her - from horror magazines well educated - friend recognize what's going on, and help to kill the non-human.  

Combat America! (1943) Rated PG  

A documentary recounting the experiences of the 351st Bombardment Group of the U.S. Army Air Forces, based in England during the Second World War . The group's air and ground crews are followed through a number of bombing missions over Hitler's Germany.

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Beyond Mombasa (1956) Rated PG

An American travels to East Africa, where he tries to find out how his brother died.

Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (1956) Rated PG
A novelist aided by his future father-in-law conspires to frame himself in the murder of a stripper as part of an effort to ban capital punishment.

The Joker is Wild (1957) Rated PG
Frank Sinatra plays Joey Lewis, a young, talented singer who performs in speakeasies. When he bolts one job for another, the mob boss who owns the first speakeasy has his thugs try to kill Lewis. Lewis survives, but his vocal cords are cut and he cannot sing.

Dreams That Money Can Buy (1947) Rated PG

1940's Avant Garde film. After learning how to look inside himself, a poetic bum sells people vivid dreams.

Dear Mr. Wonderful (1988) Rated R
Joe Pesci is a small man looking for a big break. Owner of a bowling alley and nightclub in Jersey, Ruby Dennis (Pesci) sets his sites on making it big in Vegas. But Ruby finds more than he gambled for and in the end is a much bigger man for it

Good Sam (1943) Rated PG

Sam Clayton has a good heart and likes to help out people in need. In fact, he likes to help them out so much that he often finds himself broke and unable to help his own family buy the things they need--like a house.