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List of Rita Hayworth Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Gilda (1946)
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Gilda
TV-PG
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2

Gilda is a romantic thriller drama film which tells the story of Mudson, a casino owner, who soon comes to know that his new wife Gilda, has a past with Johnny, his right-hand man. Things get complicated when he disappears mysteriously, and is soon considered dead.

As:
Cast
Role:
Gilda Mundson Farrell
Director:
Charles Vidor
Genres:
Romance, Drama, Thriller, Film-Noir
Star Cast:
Glenn Ford, Joseph Calleia, George Macready, Steven Geray
2. Human Cargo (1936)
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2
Human Cargo
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Carmen Zoro
Director:
Allan Dwan
Genres:
Mystery, Action, Comedy, Crime
Star Cast:
Alan Dinehart, Brian Donlevy, Claire Trevor, Ralph Morgan
3. The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
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The Lady from Shanghai
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2

An Irish sailor Michael O’Hara meets a gorgeous blonde Elsa as she rides a horse-drawn coach.  He rescues her from a few hoodlums who try to trouble her, and escorts her home. When he comes to know that Elsa and her husband Arthur Bannister, are on their way to San Francisco via the Panama Canal, Michael agrees to sign on as a sailor aboard Bannister’s yacht.

As:
Cast
Role:
Elsa Bannister
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Thriller, Film-Noir, Mystery
Star Cast:
Orson Welles, Errol Flynn, Everett Sloane, Ted de Corsia
4. Only Angels Have Wings (1939)
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2
Only Angels Have Wings
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Judy MacPherson
Director:
Howard Hawks
Genres:
Romance, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Cary Grant, Jean Arthur, Thomas Mitchell, Richard Barthelmess
6. The Shadow (1937)
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2
The Shadow
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mary Gillespie
Director:
Charles C. Coleman
Genres:
Mystery
Star Cast:
Marc Lawrence, Charles Quigley, Arthur Loft, Dick Curtis
9. L'avventuriero (1967)
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2
L'avventuriero
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Aunt Caterina
Director:
Terence Young
Genres:
Adventure, Drama, History, War
Star Cast:
Anthony Quinn, Richard Johnson, Rosanna Schiaffino, Ivo Garrani
10. You Were Never Lovelier (1942)
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2
You Were Never Lovelier
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Maria Acuña
Director:
William A. Seiter
Genres:
Musical, Comedy, Romance
Star Cast:
Fred Astaire, Adolphe Menjou, Isobel Elsom, Leslie Brooks
11. Criminals of the Air (1937)
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2
Criminals of the Air
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rita Owens
Director:
Charles C. Coleman
Genres:
Romance, Action, Drama
Star Cast:
Marc Lawrence, Charles Quigley, John Gallaudet, Rosalind Keith
12. The Story on Page One (1959)
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2
The Story on Page One
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Josephine Brown / Jo Morris
Director:
Clifford Odets
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Mildred Dunnock, Anthony Franciosa, Gig Young, Hugh Griffith
13. Charlie Chan in Egypt (1935)
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2
Charlie Chan in Egypt
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nayda
Director:
Louis King
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Star Cast:
Stepin Fetchit, Warner Oland, Pat Paterson, Thomas Beck
14. Road to Salina (1970)
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2
Road to Salina
R
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Georges Lautner
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ed Begley, Robert Walker Jr., Mimsy Farmer, Bruce Pecheur
15. Blondie on a Budget (1940)
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2
Blondie on a Budget
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Joan Forrester
Director:
Frank R. Strayer
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Penny Singleton, Arthur Lake, Larry Simms, Daisy
16. Professional Soldier (1935)
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2
Professional Soldier
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Tay Garnett
Genres:
Adventure
Star Cast:
Gloria Stuart, Victor McLaglen, C. Henry Gordon, Constance Collier
17. Who Killed Gail Preston? (1938)
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2
Who Killed Gail Preston?
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Gail Preston
Director:
Leon Barsha
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Star Cast:
Gene Morgan, Don Terry, Robert Paige, Wyn Cahoon
18. Blood and Sand (1941)
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2
Blood and Sand
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Dona Sol
Director:
Rouben Mamoulian
Genres:
Drama, Sport
Star Cast:
John Carradine, George Reeves, Anthony Quinn, Linda Darnell, Tyrone Power
19. There's Always a Woman (1938)
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2
There's Always a Woman
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Alexander Hall
Genres:
Comedy, Mystery
Star Cast:
Mary Astor, Joan Blondell, Melvyn Douglas, Jerome Cowan
20. Hit the Saddle (1937)
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2
Hit the Saddle
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rita
Director:
Mack V. Wright
Genres:
Romance, Western
Star Cast:
Ray Corrigan, Max Terhune, J.P. McGowan, Robert Livingston
21. Cover Girl (1944)
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Cover Girl
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Rusty Parker / Maribelle Hicks
Director:
Charles Vidor
Genres:
Romance, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
Shelley Winters, Phil Silvers, Gene Kelly, Lee Bowman
22. Paid to Dance (1937)
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2
Paid to Dance
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Betty Morgan
Director:
Charles C. Coleman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Paul Fix, Julie Bishop, Don Terry, Arthur Loft
23. You'll Never Get Rich (1941)
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2
You'll Never Get Rich
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sheila Winthrop
Director:
Sidney Lanfield
Genres:
Comedy, Musical, Romance
Star Cast:
Fred Astaire, Robert Benchley, John Hubbard, Osa Massen
24. Dante's Inferno (1935)
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Dante's Inferno
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Ambitious Jim Carter joins Pop McWade’s carnival and works for a show called ‘Dante’s Inferno,’ making it a big attraction. He marries Pop’s niece Betty and they have a son. Carter bribes an inspector who proclaims the show pier as unsafe. When the pier crashes injuring Pop, Carter faces trial while Betty leaves him. Despite this, he starts a new floating casino. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Harry Lachman
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Don Ameche, Spencer Tracy, Alan Dinehart, Claire Trevor, Henry B. Walthall
25. Pal Joey (1957)
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Pal Joey
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Vera Prentice-Simpson
Director:
George Sidney
Genres:
Musical, Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Frank Sinatra, Robert Reed, Kim Novak, Barbara Nichols, Bobby Sherwood
26. Old Louisiana (1937)
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Old Louisiana
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Angela Gonzales
Director:
Irvin Willat
Genres:
Western, Romance, History, Drama
Star Cast:
Tom Keene, Will Morgan, Robert Fiske, Ray Bennett
27. Angels Over Broadway (1940)
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2
Angels Over Broadway
TV-PG
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Nina Barona
Director:
Ben Hecht, Lee Garmes
Genres:
Comedy, Drama, Music, Crime, Adventure
Star Cast:
Thomas Mitchell, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., John Qualen, George Watts
28. The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt (1939)
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2
The Lone Wolf Spy Hunt
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Karen
Director:
Peter Godfrey
Genres:
Mystery, Comedy, Crime, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Ida Lupino, Virginia Weidler, Warren William, Ralph Morgan
29. Affair in Trinidad (1952)
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Affair in Trinidad
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2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Chris Emery
Director:
Vincent Sherman
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Film-Noir, Mystery, Crime
Star Cast:
Glenn Ford, Alexander Scourby, Torin Thatcher, Valerie Bettis
30. Meet Nero Wolfe (1936)
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Meet Nero Wolfe
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
Herbert J. Biberman
Genres:
Mystery
Star Cast:
Lionel Stander, Edward Arnold, Nana Bryant, Victor Jory
31. Girls Can Play (1937)
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Girls Can Play
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As:
Cast
Role:
Sue Collins
Director:
Lambert Hillyer
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Julie Bishop, Charles Quigley, George McKay, John Gallaudet
32. The Lady in Question (1940)
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The Lady in Question
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The Lady in Question is a romantic comedy drama film which tells the story of Andre, a juror, who is convinced that Natalie, the defendant, is innocent and he pushes for her acquittal. Later, he invites her to his home, feeling pity for her, and soon his son starts falling in love with her.

As:
Cast
Role:
Natalie Roguin
Director:
Charles Vidor
Genres:
Comedy, Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Glenn Ford, George Coulouris, Brian Aherne, Irene Rich
33. Rebellion (1936)
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Rebellion
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Paula Castillo
Director:
Lynn Shores
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
Gino Corrado, Duncan Renaldo, Tom Keene, William Royle
34. They Came to Cordura (1959)
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2
They Came to Cordura
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Adelaide Geary
Director:
Robert Rossen
Genres:
History, Adventure, War, Drama, Western
Star Cast:
Gary Cooper, Van Heflin, Richard Conte, Tab Hunter
35. Down to Earth (1947)
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Down to Earth
TV-G
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2

Down To Earth is a fantasy romantic comedy musical film which is about Danny Miller, a Broadway producer who plans on making a spoof on Greek mythology. Upset about this, Terpsichore, a Greek goddess comes down to Earth and lands a part in the show, in order to teach him a lesson for his mockery.

As:
Cast
Role:
Terpsichore / Kitty Pendleton
Director:
Alexander Hall
Genres:
Romance, Fantasy, Comedy, Musical
Star Cast:
William Frawley, James Gleason, Larry Parks, Roland Culver, Marc Platt
36. Tonight and Every Night (1945)
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Tonight and Every Night
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2

Tonight and Every Night is a musical film which tells the story of a photographer working for Life magazine, who comes to London in order to do a story on a local theater troupe which never missed a performance even during the First World War.

As:
Cast
Role:
Rosalind Bruce
Director:
Victor Saville
Genres:
Musical
Star Cast:
Shelley Winters, Leslie Brooks, Janet Blair, Lee Bowman
37. The Money Trap (1965)
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The Money Trap
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2

The Money Trap is a crime thriller drama film which tells the story of two cops who is assigned to a burglary case, when half a million dollars disappears from a doctor’s office. However, when they find the money, they decide to keep it for themselves.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Rosalie Kenny
Director:
Burt Kennedy
Genres:
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Glenn Ford, Ricardo Montalban, Joseph Cotten, Elke Sommer
38. My Gal Sal (1942)
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My Gal Sal
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2

This movie chronicles the life of songwriter Paul Dresser, who moves into New York, and starts writing one hit song after another.

As:
Cast
Role:
Sally Elliott
Director:
Irving Cummings
Genres:
Comedy, Biography, Musical
Star Cast:
Victor Mature, James Gleason, Carole Landis, John Sutton
39. The Game That Kills (1937)
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2
The Game That Kills
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Betty Holland
Director:
D. Ross Lederman
Genres:
Romance, Mystery, Sport
Star Cast:
J. Farrell MacDonald, Charles Quigley, Arthur Loft, John Gallaudet
40. The Loves of Carmen (1948)
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The Loves of Carmen
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2

This romantic drama adventure film takes us to 19th century Spain and tells the story of a gypsy girl Carmen who lures a naïve young soldier named Don Jose into a romantic relationship. Because of her influence, he deserts the army and is also coerced by her into killing her husband. He continues his life of crime and soon falls in with a gang of bandits.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Carmen
Director:
Charles Vidor
Genres:
Drama, Music, Romance, Adventure
Star Cast:
Glenn Ford, Luther Adler, Victor Jory, Ron Randell
41. Music in My Heart (1940)
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2
Music in My Heart
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Patricia O'Malley
Director:
Joseph Santley
Genres:
Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Alan Mowbray, Tony Martin, Edith Fellows, Andre Kostelanetz and His Orchestra
42. Paddy O'Day (1936)
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2
Paddy O'Day
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Tamara Petrovitch
Director:
Lewis Seiler
Genres:
Musical, Drama
Star Cast:
Jane Darwell, Jane Withers, George Givot, Pinky Tomlin
43. Convicted (1938)
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2
Convicted
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Jerry Wheeler
Director:
Leon Barsha
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Drama, Music, Action
Star Cast:
Marc Lawrence, Charles Quigley, George McKay, Doreen MacGregor
44. Under the Pampas Moon (1935)
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2
Under the Pampas Moon
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
James Tinling
Genres:
Music, Romance, Western
Star Cast:
J. Carrol Naish, John Miljan, Warner Baxter, Ketti Gallian
45. Cruz Diablo (1934)
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2
Cruz Diablo
10
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Fernando de Fuentes
Genres:
Action, Romance, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Ramón Pereda, Lupita Gallardo, Julián Soler, Vicente Oroná
46. The Wrath of God (1972)
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2
The Wrath of God
PG
10
2

While leading an expedition in the jungles of the Andes mountain to find El Dorado, Don Pedro de Ursúa is usurped from command by an increasingly demented Don Lope de Aguirre. As hardships and failures take their toll, Aguirre descends further into madness, tyranny, and cruelty and imagines himself being the wrath of God.  

As:
Cast
Role:
Señora De La Plata
Director:
Ralph Nelson
Genres:
Western, Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Robert Mitchum, Frank Langella, Victor Buono, John Colicos
47. I bastardi (1968)
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2
I bastardi
R
10
2

Jason and Adam are brothers specializing in jewel heists. However, Jason is forced to seek vengeance from Adam, when the latter leaves him for dead, and also steals his girlfriend.

As:
Cast
Role:
Martha
Director:
Duccio Tessari
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Star Cast:
Klaus Kinski, Giuliano Gemma, Claudine Auger, Margaret Lee
48. Circus World (1964)
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2
Circus World
10
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Lili Alfredo
Director:
Henry Hathaway
Genres:
Western, Drama
Star Cast:
Claudia Cardinale, John Wayne, Richard Conte, Lloyd Nolan
49. The Renegade Ranger (1938)
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2
The Renegade Ranger
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Judith Alvarez
Director:
David Howard
Genres:
Western
Star Cast:
George O'Brien, Tim Holt, Ray Whitley, Lucio Villegas
50. Fire Down Below (1957)
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2
Fire Down Below
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Irena
Director:
Robert Parrish
Genres:
Drama, Adventure
Star Cast:
Jack Lemmon, Robert Mitchum, Herbert Lom, Bonar Colleano
51. Miss Sadie Thompson (1953)
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2
Miss Sadie Thompson
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Sadie Thompson
Director:
Curtis Bernhardt
Genres:
Drama, Romance, Musical
Star Cast:
Charles Bronson, José Ferrer, Harry Bellaver, Aldo Ray
52. Affectionately Yours (1941)
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2
Affectionately Yours
9
2

A foreign correspondent, who travels across the world in course of his work, is in the habit of getting involved with the local ladies. While in Lisbon, he comes to know that his wife back home has found somebody else and is divorcing him. Panicked, he rushes back home, unaware that his conquest from Lisbon is also following him.   

As:
Cast
Role:
Irene Malcolm
Director:
Lloyd Bacon
Genres:
Romance, Comedy
Star Cast:
Merle Oberon, Alexis Smith, Hattie McDaniel, Dennis Morgan, George Tobias, Ralph Bellamy
53. Trouble in Texas (1937)
9
2
Trouble in Texas
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Carmen Serano
Director:
Robert N. Bradbury
Genres:
Romance, Western, Comedy, Action, Musical
Star Cast:
Yakima Canutt, Tex Ritter, White Flash, Charles King
54. Homicide Bureau (1939)
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2
Homicide Bureau
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
J.G. Bliss
Director:
Charles C. Coleman
Genres:
Mystery, Crime, Drama, Action
Star Cast:
Marc Lawrence, Richard Fiske, Bruce Cabot, Moroni Olsen
55. Juvenile Court (1938)
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2
Juvenile Court
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2
As:
Cast
Role:
Marcia Adams
Director:
D. Ross Lederman
Genres:
Drama, Crime
Star Cast:
Hal E. Chester, Paul Kelly, Frankie Darro, Don Latorre
56. Salome (1953)
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2
Salome
9
2
As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Princess Salome
Director:
William Dieterle
Genres:
History, Drama
Star Cast:
Stewart Granger, Charles Laughton, Cedric Hardwicke, Judith Anderson
57. Poppies Are Also Flowers (1966)
9
2
Poppies Are Also Flowers
GP
9
2

This television film revolves around Narcotics agents who work for the UN, as they attempt to trace heroin shipments from the Afghanistan-Iran border to the main European distributor. 

As:
Cast
Director:
Terence Young
Genres:
Action, Mystery, Drama, Crime
58. Piernas de seda (1935)
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2
Piernas de seda
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2
As:
Cast
Director:
John Boland, Enrique de Rosas, Miguel de Zárraga
Genres:
Comedy
Star Cast:
Romualdo Tirado, Raul Roulien, Rosita Moreno, Enrique de Rosas
59. Susan and God (1940)
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2
Susan and God
9
2

Based on a 1937 play by Rachel Crothers, the 1940 comedy-drama film Susan and God follows the story of a society matron who discovers a new religious movement and becomes a changed woman. The drastic change in her personality affects the relationships around her. 

As:
Cast
Role:
Leonora
Director:
Genres:
Drama, Comedy
Star Cast:
Joan Crawford, Fredric March, John Carroll, Ruth Hussey
60. Special Inspector (1938)
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2
Special Inspector
9
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Patricia Lane
Director:
Leon Barsha
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Romance
Star Cast:
Charles Quigley, George McKay, Edgar Edwards, John Graham Spacey
61. The Happy Thieves (1961)
8
2
The Happy Thieves
8
2

A cunning art thief romances a wealthy duchess, in order to be able to steal a priceless painting from her collection.

As:
Cast, Producer
Role:
Eve Lewis
Director:
George Marshall
Genres:
Drama, Crime, Comedy
Star Cast:
Britt Ekland, Grégoire Aslan, Joseph Wiseman, Alida Valli, Rex Harrison
62. Hi, Gaucho! (1935)
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2
Hi, Gaucho!
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Thomas Atkins
Genres:
Drama, Comedy, Musical, Western, Romance
Star Cast:
Montagu Love, John Carroll, Rod La Rocque, Tom Ricketts
63. Dancing Pirate (1936)
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2
Dancing Pirate
8
2
As:
Cast
Director:
Lloyd Corrigan
Genres:
Comedy, Adventure, Romance, Music, Musical
Star Cast:
Jack La Rue, Frank Morgan, Luis Alberni, Victor Varconi
64. The Naked Zoo (1970)
8
2
The Naked Zoo
R
8
2
As:
Cast
Role:
Mrs. Golden
Director:
William Grefé
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ford Rainey, Fay Spain, Steve Oliver, Willie Pastrano
65. Life Begins with Love (1937)
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1
Life Begins with Love
7
1
As:
Cast
Director:
Ray McCarey
Genres:
Drama, Romance
Star Cast:
Douglass Montgomery, Edith Fellows, Lumsden Hare, Jean Parker