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Horror of Dracula

Director: Terence Fisher
Writer: Jimmy Sangster
Actor: Peter Cushing, Michael Gough, Melissa Stribling, Christopher Lee, Carol Marsh, Miles Malleson, John Van Eyssen, Olga Dickie, George Benson, Charles Lloyd Pack, George Woodbridge
Summary: When Dr. Van Helsing arrives at Castle Dracula to discover his friend Jonathan's lifeless body, he sets out to find Jonathan's fiancee, Lucy, to give her the sad news. But it seems Dracula has already designated Lucy as his next prey.
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Dracula has Risen from the Grave

Director: Freddie Francis
Writer: Anthony Hinds
Actor: Christopher Lee, Rupert Davies, Veronica Carlson, Barbara Ewing, Barry Andrews, Ewan Hooper, Michael Ripper, George A. Cooper, Marion Mathie
Summary: It appears that Dracula is on the prowl again after a young girl is found dead -- her neck marked by fangs -- in a small town's church.
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Taste the Blood of Dracula

Director: Peter Sasdy
Writer: Anthony Hinds
Actor: Christopher Lee, Linda Hayden, Anthony Corlan, Geoffrey Keen, John Carson, Peter Sallis, Ralph Bates, Isla Blair, Gwen Watford, Roy Kinnear, Martin Jarvis, Michael Ripper, Russell Hunter
Summary: Count Dracula is back in action when three swingers turn to black magic to boost their sex-drive slump.
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Dracula A.D. 1972

Director: Alan Gibson
Writer: Don Houghton
Actor: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Stephanie Beacham, Christopher Neame, Michael Coles, Marsha A. Hunt, Caroline Munro, Janet Key, William Ellis, Philip Miller
Summary: Devil-worshipping hippies revive Dracula in this groovy 1970s Hammer Studios horror flick set in London.
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Titanic: Disaster in the Atlantic

Director: E.A. Dupont
Writer: Victor Kendall, Ernest Raymond
Actor: John Longden, Franklin Dyall, Ellaline Terriss, Francis Lister, Madeleine Carroll, Monty Banks, John Stuart
Summary: This heavily fictionalized feature was the first sound film of the disaster.
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The Titanic Chronicles

Director: Wayne Keeley
Writer: Wayne Keeley, James Scura
Actor: Eric Braeden, John Cunningham, Tim Curry, David Garrison, Marilu Henner, Bernard Hill, Emmett James, Steve Kearney, Cloris Leachman, Gloria Stuart
Summary: The American government held a series of hearings to investigate the disaster, chaired by Senator William Alden Smith of Michigan. These hearings were open to the public and filled with eyewitness accounts representing several different points of view.:
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Director: John Guillermin
Writer: Stanley R. Greenberg
Actor: Charlton Heston, Yvette Mimieux, James Brolin, Jeanne Crain, Roosevelt Grier, Walter Pidgeon, Leslie Uggams
Summary: A Minneapolis-bound commercial air flight is hijacked to Russia by a deranged war vet. All that stands between the terrified passengers and doom is the steely resolve of Captain Hank O'Hara.
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S.O.S. Titanic

Director: Billy Hale
Writer: James Costigan
Actor: David Janssen, Cloris Leachman, Susan Saint James
Summary: A dramatization of the destruction of the "unsinkable" Titanic.
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Director: Michael Mann
Writer: Stuart Beattie
Actor: Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith, Mark Ruffalo, Peter Berg, Bruce McGill, Irma P. Hall, Barry Shabaka Henley
Screenplay: PN1997 .C666 2003
Summary: Cab driver Max picks up Vincent, a man who offers him $600 to drive him around Los Angeles. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes Vincent is an assassin. It's now up to Max, who has been taken hostage, to keep Vincent's targets alive.
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The Last Days of Pompeii

Director: Ernest B. Schoedsack
Writer: Ruth Rose
Actor: Preston Foster, Alan Hale, Basil Rathbone, John Wood, Louis Calhern
Summary: A story of power, greed and religion set at the time of the great eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 A.D.
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The Loves of Carmen

Director: Charles Vidor
Writer: Helen Deutsch
Actor: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Ron Randell, Victor Jory, Luther Adler, Arnold Moss, Joseph Buloff, Margaret Wycherly
Summary: Don José is an upstanding soldier who falls fast and hard for the treacherous Gypsy beauty Carmen. He leaves the army, descends into a life of crime and ultimately must go mano a mano with one of Carmen's dangerous lovers.
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The Revenge of Frankenstein

Director: Terence Fisher
Writer: Jimmy Sangster
Actor: Peter Cushing, Eunice Gayson, Francis Matthews, Michael Gwynn
Summary: The not-so-good doctor is up to his old lab tricks again -- suturing together arms, legs and torsos in hopes that the sum of the parts will make a greater whole. This time, he's capably assisted by a hunchbacked dwarf named Karl and young medical student Hans Kleve.
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The Hunt for Red October

Director: John McTiernan
Writer: Larry Ferguson, Donald Stewart
Actor: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, James Earl Jones, Sam Neill
Screenplay: PN1997 .H85 1989
Summary: When a Soviet nuclear sub headed toward American waters drops off U.S. scanners, the Yanks scramble to take defensive steps. But CIA analyst Jack Ryan convinces the brass that the sub's commander has something else in mind.
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Clear and Present Danger

Director: Phillip Noyce
Writer: Donald Stewart, Steven Zaillan, John Milius
Actor: Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer, James Earl Jones, Joaquim de Almeida, Henry Czerny, Miguel Sandoval, Donald Moffat, Benjamin Bratt
Screenplay: PN1997 .C547 1993
Summary: When the president's close friend is murdered over ties to a Colombian drug cartel, CIA Deputy Director Jack Ryan becomes unwittingly involved in an illegal paramilitary operation that goes awry.
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Patriot Games

Director: Phillip Noyce
Writer: W. Peter Iliff, Donald Stewart
Actor: Harrison Ford, Anne Archer, Patrick Bergin, Sean Bean, Thora Birch, James Fox, James Earl Jones, Richard Harris
Summary: CIA desk jockey Jack Ryan plunges into the heart of international terrorism after spoiling an assassination attempt on a British royal family member. Ryan's heroics earn him noble gratitude -- and a death warrant from the Irish Republican Army.
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The Bourne Identity

Director: Roger Young
Writer: Carol Sobieski
Actor: Richard Chamberlain, Jaclyn Smith, Anthony Quayle, Donald Moffat, Yorgo Voyagis, Peter Vaughan, Denholm Elliott
Summary: He goes by the name of Jason Bourne, but he doesn't know who he really is, nor why he is so good at killing with cold-blooded efficiency, but he does know that some people will do anything to gun him down before he uncovers the mystery of his identity.
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Director: Tim Burton
Writer: Sam Hamm, Warren Skaaren
Actor: Jack Nicholson, Michael Keaton, Kim Basinger, Robert Wuhl, Pat Hingle, Billy Dee Williams, Michael Gough, Jack Palance
Summary: Batman begins his protection of Gotham City. He battles against a corrupt police force, mob gangsters and the worst villain of all ... The Joker.
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Batman Returns

Director: Tim Burton
Writer: Daniel Waters
Actor: Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, Michael Gough, Pat Hingle, Michael Murphy, Vincent Schiavelli, Andrew Bryniarski, Cristi Conaway
Summary: Batman must face the Penguin and Catwoman in this nightmarish tale.
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Batman Forever

Writer: Lee Batchler, Janet Scott Batchler, Akiva Goldsman
Actor: Val Kilmer, Tommy Lee Jones, Jim Carrey, Nicole Kidman, Chris O'Donnell, Michael Gough, Pat Hingle, Drew Barrymore, Debi Mazar, Rene Auberjonois, Joe Grifasi
Summary: Robin has teamed up with Batman, and this time evil is in the guise of The Riddler and Harvey 'Two Face' Dent. Batman has added tension as psychologist Chase Meridian is anxious to find out who Batman is.
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Batman and Robin

Director: Joel Schumacher
Writer: Akiva Goldsman
Actor: Arnold Schwarzenegger, George Clooney, Chris O'Donnell, Uma Thurman, Alicia Silverstone, Michael Gough, Pat Hingle, Elle MacPherson, John Glover, Vivica A. Fox, Vendela K. Thommessen, Elizabeth Sanders
Summary: Batman and Robin have teamed up with Batgirl, and now they must fight Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy before they freeze Gotham City.
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Music of the Heart

Director: Wes Craven
Writer: Pamela Gray
Actor: Meryl Streep, Aidan Quinn, Gloria Estefan, Angela Bassett
Screenplay: Emerson EBooks
Summary: A single mother with little more than talent and the determination to make a difference teaches violin to students in a tough inner-city neighborhood.
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Witness for the Prosecution

Director: Billy Wilder
Writer: Billy Wilder, Harry Kurnitz
Actor: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, John Williams, Una O'Connor
Summary: Based on an Agatha Christie play, this Oscar-nominated mystery directed and co-written by Billy Wilder concerns an esteemed and aging lawyer. On the eve of retiring, he takes on the defense of an alleged murderer accused of killing a wealthy widow.
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Throw Momma from the Train

Director: Danny DeVito
Writer: Stu Silver
Actor: Danny DeVito, Billy Crystal, Kim Greist, Anne Ramsey
Summary: Owen says he will murder Larry's lying, conniving ex-wife if Larry will send Owen's strange Momma to her maker.
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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Director: Frank Oz
Writer: Dale Launer, Stanley Shapiro, Paul Henning
Actor: Steve Martin, Michael Caine, Glenne Headly, Anton Rodgers, Barbara Harris, Ian McDiarmid, Dana Ivey, Megan Fay, Frances Conroy
Summary: Small-time con man Freddy butts heads with Lawrence, a successful European swindler working the Riviera. Hoping to get rid of one another, they make a loser-leaves bet to scam the fortunes of a wealthy heiress.
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Director: Billy Wilder
Writer: Billy Wilder, I.A.L. Diamond
Actor: Jack Lemmon, Juliet Mills, Clive Revill, Edward Andrews
Summary: A man travels to Italy to claim his dead father's body, and discovers he has been conducting an affair there for years. Things get complicated when he falls for the woman's daughter.
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Kiss Me, Stupid

Director: Billy Wilder
Writer: Billy Wilder, I.A.L. Diamond
Actor: Dean Martin, Kim Novak, Ray Walston, Felicia Farr, Cliff Osmond
Summary: When a skirt-chasing singer gets waylaid in the small town of Climax, Nev., he meets a pair of aspiring songwriters who'll stop at nothing to make it big -- which includes soliciting a call girl to seduce the crooner in this bawdy farce.
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The Apartment

Director: Billy Wilder
Writer: Billy Wilder, I.A.L. Diamond
Actor: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Ray Walston, Jack Kruschen, David Lewis, Joan Shawlee, Naomi Stevens, Hope Holiday, Edie Adams
Screenplay: PN1997 .A645 1959
Summary: With furthering his career in mind, an insurance clerk lends his apartment to his adulterous higher-ups for their amorous affairs. But his fast track to an executive suite gets derailed when he becomes involved with his boss's latest conquest.
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The Walking Dead

Director: Michael Curtiz
Writer: Ewart Adamson, Peter Milne, Robert Andrews, Lillie Hayward
Actor: Boris Karloff, Ricardo Cortez, Edmund Gwenn
Screenplay: Emerson EBooks
Summary: Boris Karloff is resurrected anew in the eerie tale of a man framed for murder. Sent to the chair ... and seeking revenge after being brought back to life by science.
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Frankenstein 1970

Director: Howard W. Koch
Writer: Richard H. Landau, George Worthing Yates
Actor: Boris Karloff, Tom Duggan, Jana Lund
Summary: Dr. Frankenstein allows a film crew access to shoo
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You'll Find Out

Director: David Butler
Writer: David Butler, James V. Kern, Monte Brice, Andrew Bennison, R.T.M. Scott
Actor: Kay Kyser, Peter Lorre, Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi
Summary: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, and Peter Lorre scare everyone silly planning murder to nab a young heiress's inheritance in a spoofy, spooky haunted house tale featuring the music and merriment of the popular Kay Kyser and his band.
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Zombies on Broadway

Director: Gordon M. Douglas
Writer: Robert Kent, Lawrence Kimble
Actor: Wally Brown, Alan Carney, Bela Lugosi
Summary: Mad scientist Lugosi encounters two lunkheaded Broadway agents looking for a real-life zombie as an opening attraction for a new nightclub.
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Director: Peter Weir
Writer: Earl W. Wallace, William Kelley
Actor: Harrison Ford, Kelly McGillis, Josef Sommer, Lukas Haas, Jan Rubes, Alexander Godunov, Patti LuPone, Danny Glover, Brent Jennings
Screenplay: PN1997 .W576 1984, Emerson EBooks
Summary: Detective John Book goes undercover in an Amish community to protect a boy who witnessed a murder. Once inside, Block must adjust to major culture shock while cautiously romancing the boy's mother.
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The Sid Caesar Collection: The Fan Favorites

Actor: Sid Caesar, Imogene Coca, Howard Morris, Nanette Fabrary, Carl Reiner
Creator: Sylvester L. Weaver, Jr.
Summary: A collection of classic sketches from "Your Show of Shows" and "Caesar's Hour" variety shows.
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The Odd Couple (Season 1)

Actor: Jack Klugman, Tony Randall
Creator: Garry Marshall, Jerry Belson
Summary: New Yorkers Felix Unger and Oscar Madison try to live together as roommates despite the fact that one is a neat freak and the other is a total slob.
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The Odd Couple (Season 3)

Actor: Tony Randall, Jack Klugman
Creator: Garry Marshall, Jerry Belson
Summary: New Yorkers Felix Unger and Oscar Madison try to live together as roommates despite the fact that one is a neat freak and the other is a total slob.
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The Odd Couple (Season 4)

Actor: Jack Klugman, Tony Randall
Creator: Garry Marshall, Jerry Belson
Summary: Divorced New Yorkers Felix and Oscar live together despite their opposing personalities.
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2 Days in the Valley

Director: John Herzfeld
Writer: John Herzfeld
Actor: Danny Aiello, Greg Cruttwell, Jeff Daniels, Teri Hatcher, Glenne Headly, Peter Horton, Marsha Mason, Paul Mazursky, James Spader, Eric Stoltz, Charlize Theron
Summary: Take one wrong turn in life and who knows where you'll end up. For Becky, it's waking up next to her murdered ex-husband. For Teddy, it's the tail end of a failed film career. For Allan it's being kidnapped by a crazy toupee-wearing Italian hit-man. For Lee and Helga it's letting that hit man get away alive. And for Wes and Alvin, two undercover cops cruising the valley for crime, it's just another day ... where everything goes wrong.
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Director: Ron Howard
Writer: Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel, Bruce Jay Friedman
Actor: Tom Hanks, Daryl Hannah, Eugene Levy, John Candy, Dody Goodman, Shecky Greene, Richard B. Schull, Bobby DiCicco
Screenplay: PN1997 .S657 1983
Summary: The story of a workaholic who thinks he will never find love and the mermaid who comes ashore to find him and prove him wrong.
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Best Kept Secret

Director: Samantha Buck
Writer: Zeke Farrow, Samantha Buck, Francisco Bello
Actor: Janet Mino, Erik Taylor, Quran Key, Robert Casper, Kareen Wigfall, Matthew McNab, Rahamid Saunders
Summary: JFK High School, located in a run-down area in Newark, New Jersey, is a public school for all types of students with special education needs. Janet Mino has taught her class of young men with autism for four years. When they all graduate, they will leave the security of the public school system forever. Best Kept Secret follows Ms. Mino and her students over the year and a half before graduation. The clock is ticking to find them a place in the adult world--a job or rare placement in a recreational center--so they do not end up where their predecessors have, sitting at home, institutionalized, or on the streets.
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Road to Perdition

Director: Sam Mendes
Writer: David Self
Actor: Tom Hanks, Paul Newman, Jude Law, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Stanley Tucci, Daniel Craig, Tyler Hoechlin
Summary: Michael Sullivan works as an enforcer for his adopted father, Irish gangster John Rooney. When Sullivan's son, Mike Jr., witnesses one of his father's killings on Rooney's behalf, the gangster decides that his ward and his family are liabilities that must be removed. Sullivan tries to safeguard his son and get even with the man who betrayed him, while his son focuses on bonding with his emotionally distant father.
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Catch Me If You Can

Director: Steven Spielberg
Writer: Jeff Nathanson
Actor: Leonardo Dicaprio, Tom Hanks, Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen, Nathalie Baye, Amy Adams, James Brolin, Brian Howe, Frank John Hughes, Steve Eastin, Chris Ellis, John Finn, Jennifer Garner, Nancy Lenehan, Ellen Pompeo
Screenplay: PN1997.C38 C38 2002
Summary: Based on the autobiography of a brilliant young master of deception and the FBI agent hot on his trail. Frank W. Abagnale, Jr. passed himself off as a pilot, a lawyer, and a doctor all before his 21st birthday.
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Director: Mel Gibson
Writer: Randall Wallace
Actor: Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan, Catherine McCormack, Angus McFadyen, Brendan Gleeson, David O'Hara, Ian Bannen, James Cosmo, Brian Cox, Tommy Flanagan, Peter Hanly, Stephen Billington, Gerard McSorley, John Kavanagh, Alun Armstrong
Screenplay: PN1997 .B72235 1994
Summary: In the intersection of history and legend lies the story of William Wallace, who led his nation into battle against the English in the years around 1300.
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Director: Ridley Scott
Writer: David Franzoni, John Logan, William Nicholson
Actor: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed, Derek Jacobi, Djimon Hounsou, Richard Harris
Screenplay: PN1997 .G53 2000
Summary: A Roman general refuses to transfer his loyalty to the new Emperor, Commodus. He becomes a slave and then a gladiator, fighting in the Roman Colosseum in defiance of the Emperor.
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Director: Lucio Fulci
Writer: Elsa Briganti, Dardano Sacchetti
Actor: Tisa Farrow, Ian McCulloch, Richard Johnson, Al Cliver, Auretta Gay, Stefanie D'Amario, Olga Karlatos
Summary: Girl seeking lost father turns up on Caribbean island aided by journalist and two locals, where they meet an English doctor, trying desperately to cure a plague which brings the dead back to life.
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Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within

Director: Hironobu Sakaguchi, Motonori Sakakibara
Writer: Al Reinert, Jeff Vintar
Actor: Ming-Na, Alec Baldwin, Ving Rhames, Steve Buscemi, Peri Gilpin, Donald Sutherland, James Woods
Summary: Dr. Aki Ross, a young scientist, investigates the shadowy alien invaders in order to save the planet, but also herself after her body is infected by alien particles.
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Being There

Director: Hal Ashby
Writer: Jerzy Kosinski, Robert C. Jones
Actor: Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Jack Warden, Melvyn Douglas, Richard Dysart, Richard Basehart, Ruth Attaway, Dave Clennon, Fran Brill
Screenplay: PN1997 .B357 1979
Summary: Chance is a secluded gardener who has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with no knowledge of the world except what he has learned from television. After a run in with a limousine, he ends up a guest of Eve and her husband Ben. Ben is an influential, but sickly businessman. Now called Chauncey Gardner, Chance becomes friend and confidante to Ben, as well as an unlikely political insider.
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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Director: George Clooney
Writer: Charlie Kaufman
Actor: George Clooney, Drew Barrymore, Julia Roberts, Sam Rockwell
Screenplay: PN1997 .C6767 1998
Summary: Television made him famous, but his biggest hits happened off screen. The story of a legendary showman's double life--television producer by day, CIA assassin by night. At the height of his TV career, Chuck Barris was recruited by the CIA and trained to become a covert operative, or so he said.
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White Squall

Director: Ridley Scott
Writer: Todd Robinson
Actor: Jeff Bridges, Caroline Goodall, John Savage, Scott Wolf, Jeremy Sisto, Ethan Embry, Balthazar Getty, Ryan Phillippe, David Lascher, Julio Mechoso, David Selby, Jason Marsden, Eric Michael Cole
Summary: Nature's strongest force is the will to survive. That's a hard-learned lesson in this true story about a noble mission turned into disaster. In the early 1960s, Capt. Christopher Sheldonoperates the sailboat Albatross as a floating school for troubled teen boys needing discipline. But a chance encounter with a freak storm offers a traumatic and troubling education in life and death.
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Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Director: Gore Verbinski
Writer: Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio
Actor: Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Jack Davenport, Jonathan Pryce, Lee Arenberg, Mackenzie Crook, Damian O'Hare
Screenplay: PN1997 .P49 2002
Summary: When a young swain recruits rascally, charismatic pirate Capt. Jack Sparrow to help rescue a maiden from rival buccaneers, he and his motley crew soon find themselves up against frightening supernatural forces and an ancient curse.
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Extras (Series 1)

Actor: Ricky Gervais, Ashley Jensen, Stephen Merchant
Creator: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant
Summary: Andy has been an actor for five years, but thanks to his useless agent, he's never done any real acting. Instead, he is a lowly film extra, making his mark in the background while the stars do their work.
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Extras (Series 2)

Actor: Ricky Gervais, Ashley Jensen, Stephen Merchant
Creator: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant
Summary: What happens when an unknown actor who can't catch a break actually catches one? For Andy Millman, who's just broken through with a TV sitcom called When the Whistle Blows, celebrity doesn't necessarily mean happiness.
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Ed Wood

Director: Tim Burton
Writer: Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski
Actor: Johnny Depp, Martin Landau, Sarah Jessica Parker, Patricia Arquette, Jeffrey Jones, Bill Murray
Screenplay: PN1997 .E3 1995
Summary: Ed Wood, a grinning goof with a sunny disposition was heralded as the "worst director of all time" -- and certainly made the movies to prove it.
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A Star Is Born

Director: William A. Wellman
Writer: Dorothy Parker, Alan Campbell, Robert Carson
Actor: Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou, May Robson, Andy Devine
Screenplay: PN1997 .S6592 1936a, Emerson EBooks
Summary: A young actress climbs the ladder of Hollywood success and marries a leading actor, whose popularity is eclipsed, leading to a tragic end.
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The Omega Man

Director: Boris Sagal
Writer: John William, Joyce H. Corrington
Actor: Charlton Heston, Anthony Zerbe, Rosalind Cash, Eric Laneuville, Paul Koslo, Lincoln Kilpatrick
Summary: Biological war has decimated life on earth. Los Angeles is a windswept ghost town where Robert Neville tools his convertible through sunlit streets, foraging for supplies. And makes damn sure he gets undercover before sundown, when other 'inhabitants' emerge.
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The Best Years of Our Lives

Director: William Wyler
Writer: Robert E. Sherwood
Actor: Myrna Loy, Fredric March, Dana Andrews, Teresa Wright, Virginia Mayo, Cathy O'Donnell, Hoagy Carmichael, Gladys George, Harold Russell, Roman Bohnen, Ray Collins, Victor Cutler
Screenplay: PN1997 .B419 1946
Summary: Recounts the problems faced by three returning veterans of WWII as they attempt to pick up the threads of their lives. Captain Derry is returning to a loveless marriage, Sergeant Stephenson is a stranger to a family that's grown up without him, and sailor Parrish is tormented by the loss of his hands.
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Dear White People

Director: Justin Simien
Writer: Justin Simien
Actor: Tyler James Williams, Tessa Thompson, Kyle Gallner, Teyonah Parris, Brandon Bell, Malcolm Barrett, Brittany Curran, Justin Dobies, Marque Richardson, Dennis Haysbert
Screenplay: PN1997.2 .D43 2013a
Summary: A sharp and funny comedy about a group of African-American students as they navigate campus life and racial boundaries at a predominately white college. A sly, provocative satire about being a black face in a white place.
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The Wolf Man

Director: George Waggner
Writer: Curt Siodmak
Actor: Lon Chaney, Jr., Claude Rains, Bela Lugosi, Patric Knowles, Warren William, Ralph Bellamy
Summary: When a man is attacked by a werewolf, he finds to his horror that he now becomes one himself under a full moon.
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Frankenstein meets the Wolf man

Director: Roy William Neill
Writer: Curt Siodmak
Actor: Lon Chaney, Jr., Claude Rains, Bela Lugosi, Ilona Massey, Patric Knowles, Lionel Atwill, Maria Ouspenskaya
Summary: Graverobbers open the grave of the WolfMan and awake him.
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She-wolf of London

Director: Jean Yarbrough
Writer: George Briker
Actor: Don Porter, June Lockhart, Sara Haden, Lloyd Corrigan, Dennis Hoey, Martin Kosleck, Eily Malyon, Frederick Worlock
Summary: A young heiress finds evidence suggesting that at night she acts under the influence of a family curse.
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Werewolf of London

Director: Stuart Walker
Writer: John Colton
Actor: Henry Hull, Warner Oland, Valerie Hobson, Lester Matthews, Spring Byington, Clark Williams
Summary: While on a botanical expedition in Tibet Dr. Wilfred Glendon is attacked in the dark by a strange animal.
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The Razor's Edge

Director: John Byrum
Writer: John Byrum, Bill Murray
Actor: Bill Murray, Theresa Russell, Catherine Hicks, Denholm Elliott, James Keach
Summary: In 1918, Larry Darrell returns home from World War I disillusioned with his materialistic society. The quest for inner peace leads Larry to reject his rich fiancee, Isabel, and go searching for truth in the Himalayas. But Larry learns that the path to enlightenment is as painful and narrow as treading the sharp edge of a razor.
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Heroes (1977)

Director: Jeremy Kagan
Writer: James Carabatsos, David Freeman
Actor: Henry Winkler, Sally Field, Harrison Ford, Val Avery, Olivia Cole, Hector Elias
Summary: A troubled Vietnam veteran embarks on a journey to California to open a worm farm and prove his self-worth, meeting a woman along the way who helps him find himself.
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Apocalypse Now Redux

Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Writer: John Milius, Francis Ford Coppola
Actor: Marlon Brando, Robert Duvall, Martin Sheen, Frederic Forrest, Albert Hall, Sam Bottoms, Laurence Fishburne, Dennis Hopper, G.D. Spradlin, Harrison Ford, Colleen Camp, Cynthia Wood, Christian Marquand, Aurore Clement
Screenplay: PN1997 .A66 1969
Summary: A United States Army officer/trained assassin is sent into the depths of a southeast Asian jungle to seek out a renegade colonel and terminate his command during the Vietnam War.
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Sands of Iwo Jima

Director: Allan Dwan
Writer: Harry Brown, James Edward Grant
Actor: John Wayne, John Agar, Adele Mara, Forrest Tucker
Screenplay: PN1997 .S1951c 1949
Summary: A tough Marine sergeant turns raw recruits into fighting men during World War II in the Pacific.
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Flying Tigers

Director: David Miller
Writer: Kenneth Gamet, Barry Trivers
Actor: John Wayne, John Carroll, Anna Lee
Summary: Heroic story of American airmen fighting the Japanese over China in early World War II.
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Full Metal Jacket

Director: Stanley Kubrick
Writer: Stanley Kubrick, Michael Herr, Gustav Hasford
Actor: Matthew Modine, Adam Baldwin, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey, Dorian Harewood, Arliss Howard, Kevyn Major Howard, Ed O'Ross
Screenplay: PN1997 .F856 1985
Summary: Vietnam war drama which begins with a depiction of the brutality of Marine Corps training and then shifts to Vietnam, focusing mainly on a group of Marines responding to the Tet Offensive of 1968.
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3:10 to Yuma (1957)

Director: Delmer Daves
Writer: Halsted Welles
Actor: Glenn Ford, Van Heflin, Felicia Farr, Henry Jones, Richard Jaeckel
Summary: As other volunteers quit or are killed, a rancher is left alone to deal with the responsibility of putting a captured outlaw aboard a Fort Yuma-bound train.
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High Plains Drifter

Director: Clint Eastwood
Writer: Ernest Tidyman
Actor: Clint Eastwood, Verna Bloom, Mariana Hill, Mitchell Ryan, Jack Ging, Stefan Gierasch, Ted Hartley, Billy Curtis, Geoffrey Lewis, Richard Bull
Summary: When "The Stranger" rides into the sin-ridden town of Lago, bullets fly as he battles three ruthless gunmen in a pulse-pounding shoot-'em-up.
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Joe Kidd

Director: John Sturges
Writer: Elmore Leonard
Actor: Clint Eastwood, Robert Duvall, John Saxon, Don Stroud, Stella Garcia
Summary: Gunslinger Joe Kidd is hired by a wealthy landowner to quell a range war with Mexican revolutionaries, but he soon finds his loyalties in question when he falls for a beautiful rebel.
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Two Mules for Sister Sara

Director: Don Siegel
Writer: Albert Maltz
Actor: Clint Eastwood, Shirley MacLaine, Manolo Fabregas, Alberto Morin, Armando Silvestre, John Kelly
Summary: A hard-hitting drifter and an unusual nun set off on an action-packed adventure when they join a band of freedom fighters in their mission to capture a well-protected enemy garrison.
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Wyatt Earp

Director: Lawrence Kasdan
Writer: Dan Gordon, Lawrence Kasdan
Actor: Kevin Costner, Dennis Quaid, Gene Hackman, David Andrews, Linden Ashby, Jeff Fahey, Joanna Going, Mark Harmon
Screenplay: PN1997 .W93 1994
Summary: Legendary lawman Wyatt Earp is continually at odds with a gang of renegade cowboys, culminating in a fiery showdown between the outlaws and Earp's men -- including the ailing Doc Holliday -- in the infamous gunfight at the OK Corral.
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3:10 to Yuma (2007)

Director: James Mangold
Writer: Halsted Welles, Michael Brandt, Derek Haas
Actor: Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Logan Lerman, Dallas Roberts, Ben Foster, Peter Fonda, Vinessa Shaw, Alan Tudyk, Luce Rains, Gretchen Mol, Lennie Loftin, Rio Alexander, Johnny Whitworth
Summary: Rancher Dan Evans agrees to help transport captured outlaw Ben Wade to the nearest rail station, where they'll board a train to court. But all the while, Wade's henchmen are plotting their next move.
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Director: Harold Becker
Writer: Darryl Ponicsan, Robert Mark Kamen
Actor: George C. Scott, Timothy Hutton, Ronny Cox, Tom Cruise, Sean Penn
Summary: Student cadet Brian Moreland leads his fellow military classmates in an armed revolt to prevent authorities from turning their school into condominiums. But the young men soon discover that playing soldier has serious consequences.
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Risky Business

Director: Paul Brickman
Writer: Paul Brickman
Actor: Tom Cruise, Rebecca DeMornay, Joe Pantoliano, Richard Masur, Bronson Pinchot, Curtis Armstrong, Nicholas Pryor
Summary: With his parents on vacation, high schooler Joel -- abetted by a prostitute named Lana -- turns opportunity into disaster as he transforms the family home into a brothel, sees a Porsche end up in Lake Michigan and watches his Princeton dreams fade.
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The Champ

Director: Franco Zeffirelli
Writer: Walter Newman
Actor: Jon Voight, Faye Dunaway, Ricky Schroder
Summary: The story of an ex-boxing champion managing to support his son while training for his comeback. He also fights a custody battle that continues until the Champ returns to the ring, where he wins--and loses.
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Mission: Impossible (1996)

Director: Brian De Palma
Writer: David Koepp, Robert Towne
Actor: Tom Cruise, Jon Voight, Emmanuelle Beart, Vanessa Redgrave
Screenplay: PN1997 .M588 1995
Summary: A secret agent framed for the deaths of his espionage team, tries to discover the truth.
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The Falcon and the Snowman

Director: John Schlesinger
Writer: Steven Zaillian
Actor: Timothy Hutton, Sean Penn
Summary: A disillusioned young man and his drug dealing friend, under the code names "Falcon" and 'Snowman" commit a brazen act of espionage, by selling some of America's most sensitive secrets to the KGB.
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Mission: Impossible II

Director: John Woo
Writer: Rober Towne
Actor: Tom Cruise, Dougray Scott, Thandie Newton, Richard Roxburgh, John Polson, Brendan Gleeson, Rade Sherbedgia, Ving Rhames
Summary: IMF agents partner up with a thief to stop a renegade agent from releasing a new kind of terror on an unsuspecting world.
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The Blues Brothers

Director: John Landis
Writer: Dan Aykroyd, John Landis
Actor: John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, James Brown, Cab Calloway, Ray Charles, Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Henry Gibson, Steve Cropper, Donald Dunn, John Candy, Kathleen Freeman, Steve Lawrence
Screenplay: PN1997 .B6384 1979
Summary: After Jake Blues is released from prison, he and brother Elwood go to visit the old home where they were raised by nuns. They learn the church is no longer supporting the institution and will sell the place to the education authority. The only way to keep
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Into the Woods (2014)

Director: Rob Marshall
Writer: James Lapine
Actor: Meryl Streep, Emily Blunt, James Corden, Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine, Tracey Ullman, Christine Baranski, Johnny Depp
Screenplay: PN1997.2 .I48 2014a
Summary: Woven from a collection of revered fairy tales and characters, this enchanting musical mash-up focuses on a childless couple who venture into the woods hoping to end a curse put on them by a vindictive witch.
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A Passage to India

Director: David Lean
Writer: David Lean
Actor: Peggy Ashcroft, Judy Davis, James Fox, Alec Guinness, Nigel Havers, Victor Banerjee
Screenplay: PN1997 .P376 1982
Summary: Adventurous young Englishwoman Adela Quested journeys to colonial India with open-minded Mrs. Moore. When the women accompany a "native" named Dr. Aziz on a tour of the Marabar Caves, the excursion turns ugly as Adela ends up accusing Aziz of rape.
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From Here to Eternity

Director: Fred Zinnemann
Writer: Daniel Taradash
Actor: Burt Lancaster, Montgomery Clift, Deborah Kerr, Donna Reed, Frank Sinatra, Philip Ober, Mickey Shaughnessy, Harry Bellaver, Ernest Borgnine, Jack Warden, John Dennis, Merle Travis, Tim Ryan, Arthur Keegan, Barbara Morrison, George Reeves
Screenplay: PN1997 .F765 1952, Emerson Ebooks, Emerson EBooks
Summary: At an Army base in 1941 Hawaii, the lives of enlisted men and officers are troubled by spiteful commanders, sadistic military police, and forbidden love. Includes actual scenes of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
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Dracula (Box-Set)

Director: Tod Browning
Writer: Garrett Fort
Actor: Bela Lugosi, David Manners, Helen Chandler, Dwight Frye, Edward Van Sloan, Herbert Bunston, Frances Dade, Joan Standing, Charles Gerrard
Summary: After a naive real estate agent succumbs to the will of the Count, the two head to London where the vampire hopes to stroll among respectable society by day and search for potential victims by night.
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Dracula's Daughter

Director: Lambert Hillyer
Writer: Garrett Fort
Actor: Otto Kruger, Gloria Holden, Marguerite Churchill, Edward Van Sloan
Summary: A hypnotic woman steals the body of Count Dracula and bloodless corpses start appearing in London again.
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Son of Dracula

Director: Robert Siodmak
Writer: Eric Taylor
Actor: Lon Chaney, Jr., Robert Paige, Louise Allbritton, Evelyn Ankers
Summary: Carpathian Count Alucard is invited to the United States by a young and morbid heiress.
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Dracula (Spanish-Version)

Director: George Melford
Writer: Baltasar Fernandez Cue
Actor: Carlos Villarias, Lupita Tovar, Barry Norton, Pablo Alvarez Rubio, Eduardo Arozamena
Summary: The vampire Count Dracula arrives in England and begins to prey upon the young and virtuous Mina.
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House of Dracula

Director: Erle C. Kenton
Writer: Edward T. Lowe, Jr.
Actor: Lon Chaney, Jr., John Carradine, Martha O'Driscoll, Lionel Atwill, Onslow Stevens
Summary: Dracula arrives at Dr. Edelman's office asking for a cure to his vampirism.
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Director: Michael Curtiz
Writer: James Lee
Actor: Tony Randall, Patty McCormack, Neville Brand, Mickey Shaughnessy, Judy Canova, Andy Devine, Sherry Jackson, Buster Keaton, Finlay Currie, Parley Baer, Josephine Hutchinson, John Carradine, Royal Dano, Sterling Holloway, Dolores Hawkins, Dean Stanton, Archie Moore
Summary: Mark Twain's boy hero rafts down the Mississippi river with slave Jim and meets a bogus king and duke.
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Director: James Whale
Writer: Garrett Fort, Francis Edwards Faragoh
Actor: Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Valerie Hobson, Elsa Lanchester
Summary: Dr. Frankenstein creates a true monster from dead human parts, but it gets out of control and into trouble.
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Bride of Frankenstein

Director: James Whale
Writer: William Hurlbut, John L. Balderston
Actor: Boris Karloff, Colin Clive, Valerie Hobson, Ernest Thesiger, Elsa Lanchester
Screenplay: PN1997 .B75895 1934
Summary: Dr. Frankenstein agrees to help create a new creature, a woman, to be the companion of the monster.
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Son of Frankenstein

Director: Rowland V. Lee
Writer: Wyllis Cooper
Actor: Boris Karloff, Basil Rathbone, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill
Summary: Wolf Frankenstein, the doctor's son, returns with his wife to claim his inheritance.
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Ghost of Frankenstein

Director: Erle C. Kenton
Writer: W. Scott Darling
Actor: Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney, Jr., Cedric Hardwicke, Ralph Bellamy, Lionel Atwill, Evelyn Ankers
Summary: Ygor resurrects Frankenstein's monster and brings him to the original doctor's son, Ludwig, for help.
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House of Frankenstein

Director: Erle C. Kenton
Writer: Edward T. Lowe
Actor: Boris Karloff, John Carradine, Lon Chaney, Jr., J. Carrol Naish, Anne Gwynne
Summary: Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Frankenstein monster exact revenge upon their many enemies.
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The Mummy (1932)

Director: Karl Freund
Writer: John L. Balderston
Actor: Boris Karloff, Zita Johann, David Manners
Summary: In 1921 a field expedition in Egypt discovers the mummy of ancient Egyptian prince Im-Ho-Tep, who was condemned and buried alive for sacrilege. Also found in the tomb is the Scroll of Thoth, which can bring the dead back to life.
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The Mummy's Hand

Director: Christy Cabanne
Writer: Griffin Jay, Maxwell Shane
Actor: Dick Foran, Peggy Moran, Wallace Ford, Tom Tyler
Summary: An ancient mummy is revived to destroy those that would invade the 3,000 year old tomb of an Egyptian princess.
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The Mummy's Tomb

Director: Harold Young
Writer: Neil P. Varnick
Actor: Dick Foran, John Hubbard, Elyse Knox, George Zucco, Turhan Bey, Lon Chaney, Jr.
Summary: A high priest travels to America with the living mummy Kharis to kill all those who had desecrated the tomb of the Egyptian princess Ananka thirty years earlier.
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The Mummy's Ghost

Director: Reginald LeBorg
Writer: Griffin Jay, Henry Sucher
Actor: Lon Chaney, Jr., John Carradine, Robert Lowery, Ramsay Ames
Summary: An Egyptian high priest travels to America to reclaim the bodies of ancient Egyptian princess Ananka and her living guardian mummy Kharis. Learning that Ananka's spirit has been reincarnated into another body, he kidnaps a young woman of Egyptian descent with a mysterious resemblance to the princess. However, the high priest's greedy desires cause him to loose control of the mummy.
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The Mummy's Curse

Director: Leslie Goodwins
Writer: Leon Abrams, Dwight V. Babcock
Actor: Lon Chaney, Jr., Peter Coe, Virginia Christine
Summary: An irrigation project in the rural bayous of Louisiana unearths Kharis the living mummy, who was buried in quicksand 25 years earlier.
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Creature from the Black Lagoon

Director: Jack Arnold
Writer: Harry Essex, Arthur Ross
Actor: Richard Carlson, Julia Adams, Richard Denning, Antonio Moreno
Summary: In the upper reaches of the Amazon River, a scientific team discovers a prehistoric Gill-Man in the legendary Black Lagoon. The creature is captured and falls in love with the female assistant of the leader of the research team. When the lonely creature escapes and kidnaps her, the scientist mounts an effort to reclaim his sweetheart and return the creature to his watery home.