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List of Eleanor Parker Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. The Sound of Music (1965)
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The Sound of Music
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The 5 Academy Awards-winning popular musical film depicts the story of Maria, an aspiring nun who is assigned to be governess to 7 motherless children of naval officer, Captain Von Trapp. Her love wins over the initially hostile children, and later she marries the Captain. When he opposes the Nazi commission, the couple with their children decides to flee from Austria. 

As:
Cast
Role:
The Baroness
Director:
Robert Wise
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Biography, Musical, Family
Star Cast:
Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Richard Haydn, Peggy Wood
2. Caged (1950)
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2
Caged
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marie Allen
Director:
John Cromwell
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
Agnes Moorehead, Betty Garde, Hope Emerson, Ellen Corby
3. Detective Story (1951)
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2
Detective Story
TV-PG
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary McLeod
Director:
Genres:
Romance, Film-Noir, Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Kirk Douglas, William Bendix, Cathy O'Donnell, George Macready
4. Scaramouche (1952)
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2
Scaramouche
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lenore
Director:
George Sidney
Genres:
Romance, Action, Comedy, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
6. The Man with the Golden Arm (1955)
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2
The Man with the Golden Arm
TV-14
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Zosh Machine
Director:
Otto Preminger
Genres:
Film-Noir, Romance, Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Frank Sinatra, Kim Novak, Arnold Stang, Darren McGavin
7. Pride of the Marines (1945)
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2
Pride of the Marines
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ruth Hartley
Director:
Delmer Daves
Genres:
Drama, Romance, War, Biography
Star Cast:
John Garfield, John Ridgely, Dane Clark, Rosemary DeCamp
8. Between Two Worlds (1944)
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2
Between Two Worlds
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ann Bergner
Director:
Edward A. Blatt
Genres:
Action, Drama, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Star Cast:
John Garfield, Edmund Gwenn, Paul Henreid, Sydney Greenstreet
10. Destination Tokyo (1943)
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2
Destination Tokyo
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Delmer Daves
Genres:
History, Adventure, War
Star Cast:
Cary Grant, John Forsythe, John Garfield, Dane Clark, Alan Hale, John Ridgely
11. The Very Thought of You (1944)
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2
The Very Thought of You
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Janet Wheeler
Director:
Delmer Daves
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Beulah Bondi, Dennis Morgan, Faye Emerson, Dane Clark,
12. Three Secrets (1950)
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Three Secrets
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2

Three women claim to be the biological mother of a five-year-old boy left orphaned after a private plane crash kills his adopted parents in the California mountains. Susan Chase, Ann Lawrence and Phyllis Horn each have their own secrets that prove the boy is theirs.

As:
Cast
Role:
Susan Adele Connors Chase
Director:
Robert Wise
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Patricia Neal, Leif Erickson, Ruth Roman, Frank Lovejoy
13. The Naked Jungle (1954)
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2
The Naked Jungle
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Joanna Leiningen
Director:
Byron Haskin
Genres:
Thriller, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Charlton Heston, William Conrad, Abraham Sofaer, Romo Vincent
14. Above and Beyond (1952)
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2
Above and Beyond
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2

The movie follows Lt. Col. Paul W. Tibbets Jr, the commander of the Enola Gay, the bomber that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima during WWII. The dangers of the mission, how devastating it was and most importantly the strict secrecy required for it put immense stress on Tibbets. His marriage with Lucey also begins getting affected due to it.

As:
Cast
Role:
Lucey Tibbets
Director:
Melvin Frank, Norman Panama
Genres:
Biography, War, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
James Whitmore, Robert Taylor, Larry Keating, Larry Gates
15. Interrupted Melody (1955)
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Interrupted Melody
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2

The film is based on the life of Marjorie Lawrence. Celebrated as one of the most popular opera singers of her time, she becomes famous both in Australia and USA. But while touring South America in 1941, she is stricken with polio, which puts an end to her career. The story then goes on to depict how she triumphs over her disability with the help of her husband and makes a successful comeback. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Marjorie Lawrence
Director:
Curtis Bernhardt
Genres:
Drama, Biography, Music
Star Cast:
Roger Moore, Glenn Ford, Peter Leeds, Cecil Kellaway
16. The Voice of the Turtle (1947)
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2
The Voice of the Turtle
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sally Middleton
Director:
Irving Rapper
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Wayne Morris, Ronald Reagan, Eve Arden, Kent Smith
17. Never Say Goodbye (1946)
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2
Never Say Goodbye
13
2

Never Say Goodbye is a romantic comedy film which revolves around a couple who went through a divorce some time ago. However, their seven-year-old little daughter tries to bring them back together. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Ellen Gayley
Director:
James V. Kern
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Hattie McDaniel, Errol Flynn, Humphrey Bogart, Lucile Watson, Donald Woods
18. Warning Shot (1967)
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Warning Shot
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2

When a man pulls a gun on LAPD Sergeant Tom Valens during a stakeout, Valens fatally shoots him. This leads to trouble as the man he shot is Dr. Rustin, a respected physician with impeccable reputation, and also, no gun is found in the Coroner’s inquest. Suspended and charged with manslaughter, Valens has to find the missing gun to prove the truth.

As:
Cast
Director:
Buzz Kulik
Genres:
Mystery
Star Cast:
Steve Allen, Keenan Wynn, Joan Collins, Lillian Gish, Stefanie Powers, Ed Begley
19. Escape from Fort Bravo (1953)
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2
Escape from Fort Bravo
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Carla Forester
Director:
John Sturges
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
William Holden, John Forsythe, William Demarest, William Campbell
20. The Big Shot (1942)
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The Big Shot
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2

Repeat offender Duke Berne wants to go straight, fearing life in prison. He reluctantly gets involved in a robbery with corrupt lawyer, Martin Fleming after learning Martin’s wife is his ex, Lorna. Although Duke backs out of the robbery, he gets framed for the robbery after it goes wrong and the double-crossing begins.  

As:
Cast
Director:
Lewis Seiler
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Humphrey Bogart, Richard Travis, Stanley Ridges, Irene Manning
21. The Woman in White (1948)
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2
The Woman in White
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Laura Fairlie / Ann Catherick
Director:
Peter Godfrey
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Star Cast:
Agnes Moorehead, Alexis Smith, Sydney Greenstreet, Gig Young
22. Many Rivers to Cross (1955)
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Many Rivers to Cross
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2

A Kentucky trapper, Bushrod Gentry, travels all the time with absolutely no plan to settle down and start a family. One day, he gets injured and is rescued by a fearless girl, Mary Stuart Cherne. As he recuperates at her house, Mary falls for him and proposes marriage. As before, Bushrod refuses, but Mary is too adamant to back out so easily.

As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Stuart Cherne
Director:
Roy Rowland
Genres:
Romance, Western, Comedy
Star Cast:
James Arness, Victor McLaglen, Robert Taylor, Russ Tamblyn
23. Atlantic City (1944)
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2
Atlantic City
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Ray McCarey
Genres:
Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Dorothy Dandridge, Paul Whiteman, Charley Grapewin, Constance Moore, Jerry Colonna, Stanley Brown
24. Lizzie (1957)
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Lizzie
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Elizabeth Richmond, a 25 year old woman, working at the Los Angeles County Museum, suffers from severe headaches and insomnia. She eventually realizes that she has two more personalities. Therefore, she visits a psychiatrist who uses hypnosis to treat her. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Elizabeth / Lizzie / Beth Richmond
Director:
Hugo Haas
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Marion Ross, Richard Boone, Joan Blondell, Hugo Haas, Ric Roman
25. Of Human Bondage (1946)
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Of Human Bondage
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Philip Carey, a club-footed medical student meets a pretty waitress, Mildred Rogers, who is not much interested in him, while he is strangely drawn towards her. Whenever Mildred finds a better opportunity, she leaves Philip to enhance her prospects. But once she is abandoned, she seeks his help, first during pregnancy, then with her baby. Though troubled, he always takes her back. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Mildred Rogers
Director:
Edmund Goulding
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Alexis Smith, Edmund Gwenn, Patric Knowles, Paul Henreid
26. A Millionaire for Christy (1951)
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A Millionaire for Christy
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2

A Millionaire for Christy is a 1951 comedy film, which tells the story of a gold-digging legal secretary named Christy, who is residing in San Francisco. She is not doing too well financially, and this is why she wants to find a millionaire to marry. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Christabel 'Christy' Sloane
Director:
George Marshall
Genres:
Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Fred MacMurray, Richard Carlson, Una Merkel, Chris-Pin Martin
27. The Tiger and the Pussycat (1967)
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The Tiger and the Pussycat
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A teenage boy, son of Francesco Vincenzini, attempts suicide, after his feelings are rejected by Carolina, a good-looking art student. Francesco tries to confront the young woman, but she seduces him, and eventually the two get married. Although his marriage with Carolina starts making him feeling younger, he begins to neglect his family and his work.

As:
Cast
Role:
Esperia Vincenzini
Director:
Dino Risi
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Ann-Margret, Vittorio Gassman, Fiorenzo Fiorentini, Antonella Steni
28. The Seventh Sin (1957)
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The Seventh Sin
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2

The Seventh Sin is a drama film which tells the story of a married woman Carol who has an affair with another man. In order to redeem herself, she goes with her doctor husband to China to fight an ongoing epidemic.

As:
Cast
Role:
Carolyn Carwin
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Françoise Rosay, George Sanders, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Bill Travers
30. Crime by Night (1944)
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Crime by Night
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2

Private investigator, Sam Campbell, and his secretary, Robby Vance, are hired by concert pianist Larry Borden to investigate his father-in-law Harvey Carr’s murder by axe. Larry is the prime suspect as he had a dispute with Carr. Despite mounting complications, Campbell soon finds out that Carr, who was owner of chemical plant with a war contract, was victim of a spy ring.

As:
Cast
Role:
Irene Carr
Director:
William Clemens
Genres:
Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Jane Wyman, Jerome Cowan, Faye Emerson, Charles Lang
32. The King and Four Queens (1956)
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2
The King and Four Queens
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sabina McDade
Director:
Raoul Walsh
Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Western
Star Cast:
Clark Gable, Jean Willes, Barbara Nichols, Sara Shane
33. Chain Lightning (1950)
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Chain Lightning
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2

Discharged Lt. Colonel Matt Brennan is asked to fly an experimental high-speed jet JA-3 by designer Carl Troxell. Meanwhile, Troxell dies while testing a safer version of the aircraft named JA-4. Despite a successful flight in the JA-3, Brennan decides to fly the JA-4 and prove that it’s safe. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Joan "Jo" Holloway
Director:
Stuart Heisler
Genres:
Action, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Humphrey Bogart, Richard Whorf, Raymond Massey, James Brown
34. Always Together (1947)
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Always Together
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2

A millionaire on his deathbed leaves a million dollars to Jane Barker, a film addict, who thinks that life is just like what is shown in the movies. However, things take a turn when the millionaire miraculously gets better, and wants his money back.

As:
Cast
Director:
Frederick De Cordova
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Alexis Smith, Humphrey Bogart, Cecil Kellaway, Don McGuire, Robert Hutton
35. Busses Roar (1942)
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2
Busses Roar
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Norma
Director:
D. Ross Lederman
Genres:
Romance, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Julie Bishop, Richard Travis, Charles Drake, Elisabeth Fraser
36. Valley of the Kings (1954)
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2
Valley of the Kings
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Ann Barclay Mercedes
Director:
Robert Pirosh
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Victor Jory, Robert Taylor, Carlos Thompson, Kurt Kasznar
37. Escape Me Never (1947)
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2
Escape Me Never
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2

This drama film takes us to Venice, at the beginning of the 20th century. Fenella, daughter of a wealthy family, is engaged to Caryl Dubrok, a composer. However, after she hears a rumor that an unmarried woman is living with him, along with her child, she calls off the engagement and heads for the mountains. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Fenella MacLean
Director:
Peter Godfrey
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Errol Flynn, Ida Lupino, Gig Young, Reginald Denny
38. Madison Avenue (1961)
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2
Madison Avenue
TV-PG
11
2

Clint Lorimer is an employee for an advertising agency but he is fired after his boss Jocelyn finds out that he was planning to form his own ad agency, and steal a top client.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Anne Tremaine
Director:
H. Bruce Humberstone
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Eddie Albert, Jeanne Crain, Dana Andrews, Howard St. John
39. Return to Peyton Place (1961)
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2
Return to Peyton Place
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2

Allison MacKenzie becomes a household name with her bestselling novel about the scandalous lives of people in her hometown of Peyton Place and goes on tour promoting her book. But her book threatens to tear apart the lives of townspeople especially those who have harassing others and manipulating their children. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Connie Rossi
Director:
José Ferrer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Bob Crane, Mary Astor, Robert Sterling, Jeff Chandler
40. Eye of the Cat (1969)
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Eye of the Cat
M
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Aunt Danny
Director:
David Lowell Rich
Genres:
Horror
Star Cast:
Laurence Naismith, Michael Sarrazin, Gayle Hunnicutt, Tim Henry
41. Men of the Sky (1942)
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2
Men of the Sky
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Frank Bickley
Director:
B. Reeves Eason
Genres:
War, Short, Drama
Star Cast:
Ruth Ford, Don DeFore, Tod Andrews, Ray Montgomery
42. The Mysterious Doctor (1943)
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2
The Mysterious Doctor
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Letty Carstairs
Director:
Benjamin Stoloff
Genres:
Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Forrester Harvey, John Loder, Lester Matthews, Bruce Lester
43. Valentino (1951)
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2
Valentino
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Joan Carlisle / Sarah Gray
Director:
Lewis Allen
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Biography
Star Cast:
Richard Carlson, Joseph Calleia, Dona Drake, Patricia Medina,
44. Panic Button (1964)
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2
Panic Button
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Louise Harris
Director:
George Sherman, Giuliano Carnimeo
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Jayne Mansfield, Maurice Chevalier, Mike Connors, Akim Tamiroff
45. The Last Ride (1944)
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2
The Last Ride
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Kitty Kelly
Director:
D. Ross Lederman
Genres:
Crime, Drama, Mystery
Star Cast:
Jack La Rue, Cy Kendall, Richard Travis, Charles Lang
46. Mission to Moscow (1943)
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2
Mission to Moscow
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2

Based on the book by U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union, Joseph E. Davies, the movie depicts his experience in the Union between World War I and World War II. As Davies tries to navigate the world of Russian politics and communism, his family has to come to terms with the Russian way of daily life. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Genres:
History, Drama, War
Star Cast:
Walter Huston, Ann Harding, Gene Lockhart, Oskar Homolka, George Tobias
47. An American Dream (1966)
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2
An American Dream
10
2

After being suspected of the murder of his wife, a TV talk-show host finds himself being pursued by both the police as well as a gang of criminals.

As:
Cast
Role:
Deborah Kelly Rojack
Director:
Robert Gist
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
George Takei, Janet Leigh, Barry Sullivan, Lloyd Nolan, Stuart Whitman
48. Vaudeville Days (1942)
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2
Vaudeville Days
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
LeRoy Prinz
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Short, Music
Star Cast:
Franklyn Farnum, Eddie Garr, Camerons The Whirling, The Duffins
49. Soldiers in White (1942)
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2
Soldiers in White
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nurse Ryan
Director:
B. Reeves Eason
Genres:
Short, War
Star Cast:
John Litel, William T. Orr, Tod Andrews, Ray Montgomery
50. The Oscar (1966)
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The Oscar
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2

Adapted from Richard Sale’s novel, the movie tells the tale of an actor, Frank Fane, who desperately desires to reach the top and win at the Academy Awards. In his ambitious pursuit, he ignores the difference between right and wrong and also manipulates those close to him including his best friend, acting coach, agent and girlfriend. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Sophie Cantaro
Director:
Russell Rouse
Genres:
Drama
51. Sunburn (1979)
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2
Sunburn
PG
10
2

Investigator, Jake Dekker, is appointed to examine a $5 million claim after the suspicious death of wealthy businessman, Theron, in Acapulco. Hiring pretty model, Ellie Morgan, to accompany him as his wife, Dekker reaches Acapulco as a rich jet-setter. Though Theron’s widow refuses to cooperate with investigations, private eye Marcus helps Dekker unearth some shocking revelations which assist in solving the mystery. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Richard C. Sarafian
Genres:
Action, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Farrah Fawcett, Charles Grodin, Keenan Wynn, Joan Collins, Art Carney, William Daniels

TV Movie(s)

3. Home for the Holidays (1972)
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2
Home for the Holidays
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Alex Morgan
Director:
John Llewellyn Moxey
Genres:
Horror, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Star Cast:
Sally Field, Walter Brennan, Jessica Walter, Julie Harris, Jill Haworth
5. Hans Brinker (1969)
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2
Hans Brinker
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dame Brinker
Director:
Robert Scheerer
Genres:
Family, Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Cyril Ritchard, Richard Basehart, John Gregson, Liam Redmond
7. The Great American Beauty Contest (1973)
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2
The Great American Beauty Contest
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Peggy Lowery
Director:
Robert Day
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Farrah Fawcett, Robert Cummings, Louis Jourdan, JoAnna Cameron
8. Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1975)
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2
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Stanley Kramer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Richard Dysart, Madge Sinclair, Bill Overton, Leslie Charleson
9. She's Dressed to Kill (1979)
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2
She's Dressed to Kill
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Gus Trikonis
Genres:
Crime, Mystery
Star Cast:
Jonathan Banks, Jessica Walter, Clive Revill, Jim McMullan
10. Once Upon a Spy (1980)
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2
Once Upon a Spy
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
the Lady
Director:
Ivan Nagy
Genres:
Action, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Ted Danson, Christopher Lee, Mary Louise Weller, Leonard Stone
11. Dead on the Money (1991)
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2
Dead on the Money
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Catherine Blake
Director:
Mark Cullingham
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Kevin McCarthy, Sheree North, Amanda Pays, Corbin Bernsen

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