Private Buckaroo

A Universal Army enlistment promotion, produced as a musical showcase for Harry James, the Andrews Sisters, Joe E. Lewis, and Donald O’Connor & Peggy Ryan. The film’s thin plot has James drafted, and joining him is the band’s lead vocalist Lon Prentice (Dick Foran), who doesn’t believe that Army training and regulations are . . . → Read More: Private Buckaroo

Frank Sinatra In Suddenly

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.

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TimeTable aka Time Table

As a train speeds through the Arizona night, a man posing as a physician holds up the baggage-car crew and escapes with a $500,000 payroll. The fake doctor, Paul Bruckner, leaves the train with his “patient” and the “patient’s wife”, who is really Bruckner’s wife Linda. The insurance company puts its best investigator, . . . → Read More: TimeTable aka Time Table

Phantom from Space

An alien being with the power of invisibility lands in Santa Monica. Killing two people who attacked him due to the menacing appearance of his spacesuit, the creature takes it off while being pursued by government authorities

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Jamaica Inn

Set in Cornwall where a young orphan, Mary, is sent to live with Aunt Patience and Uncle Joss who are the landlords of the Jamaica Inn. Mary soon realizes that her uncle’s inn is the base of a gang of ship wreckers who lure ships to their doom on the rocky coast. The . . . → Read More: Jamaica Inn

Beast from Haunted Cave

Gangster Alexander Ward, his girl friend, Gypsy Boulet, and two henchmen come to Deadwood, South Dakota with the idea of stealing a few gold bars. They enlist the aid of a local ski instructor, Gil Jackson, and plan to use him as a guide out of the territory after the robbery. However, a . . . → Read More: Beast from Haunted Cave

The Admiral Was A Lady

With their services as a combat crew no longer required, veterans Jimmy Stevens, Eddie, Mike and Ollie have become members of the “52-20 club,” happily collecting twenty dollar assistance checks every week. At the unemployment office, the fellows meet former WAVE Jean Madison, whom Jimmy playfully dubs “The Admiral.” When Jean learns that . . . → Read More: The Admiral Was A Lady

Band Waggon

Evicted from the roof of Broadcasting House, Arthur Askey and Stinker Dickie Murdoch move into Droon Castle in Sussex. Not realising that the television equipment they discover is in use by German secret agents they do the obvious thing – put on a show.

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Under California Stars

Roy has just finished his latest film and leaves for his ranch where he will be broadcasting a show celebrating his tenth year in movies. When Roy and Trigger arrive at his ranch he finds Cookie has hired his relatives. Caroline, the only relative that doesn’t have a strong resemblance to Cookie, is . . . → Read More: Under California Stars


Harriet Green, a beloved and radiant music hall star of the Edwardian era, has a guilty secret: She has a baby daughter, born out of wedlock. Harriet leaves her public and flees to South Africa to raise her daughter quietly. The years pass, and now her daughter, Harriet Hawkes, returns to London as . . . → Read More: Evergreen