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398

Behind Green Lights 1946

64
Talky
USA

This B crime drama takes place during a single night in a midwestern city. Police lieutenant investigates the murder of a local detective after the victim is found in an abandoned car.

399

D.O.A. 1950

83
Talky
USA

Small-town accountant Frank Bigelow goes to San Francisco for a week's fun prior to settling down with fiancée Paula. After a night on the town, he wakes up with more than just a hangover; doctors tell him he's been given a "luminous toxin" with no antidote and has, at most, a week to live! Not knowing who did it or why, Bigelow embarks on a frantic odyssey to find his own murderer.

400

Algiers 1938

96
Talky
USA

Beautiful Gaby meets a romantic jewel thief in the mysterious Casbah.

401

Carnival of Souls 1962

78
Talky
USA

Mary Henry is riding around in a car with two friends. When challenged to a drag, the women accept, but are forced off of a bridge. It appears that all are drowned, until Mary amazingly emerges from the river. After recovering, Mary is dogged by a mysterious phantom figure that seems to reside in an old run-down pavilion. Here Mary must confront the personal demons of her spiritual insouciance.

402

Charade 1963

113
Talky
USA

Romance and suspense ensue in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Who can she trust?

403

Dressed to Kill 1946

76
Talky
USA

Also known as Prelude to Murder, Dressed to Kill is another classic Sherlock Holmes movie, the last (but not least) of fourteen films starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. Holmes sets out to find out why a trio of murderous villains is desperate to reach three simple, cheap music boxes.

404

Great Expectations 1946

118
Talky
UK

A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor. Based on Charles Dickens's classic.

405

M 1931

117
Talky
Germany

A psychotic child murderer stalks a city, and despite an exhaustive investigation fueled by public hysteria and outcry, the police have been unable to find him. But the police crackdown does have one side-affect, it makes it nearly impossible for the organized criminal underground to operate. So they decide that the only way to get the police off their backs is to catch the murderer themselves.

406

Ménilmontant 1926

38
Silent
France

A couple is brutally murdered in the working-class district of Paris. Later on, the narrative follows the lives of their two daughters, both in love with a Parisian thug and leading them to separate ways.

407

Q Planes 1939

82
Talky
UK

Also known as Clouds Over Europe, This British spy film tells the story of a British secret service man who suspects that the disappearance of a number of experimental planes is more than just a coincidence.

408

Secret Agent 1936

86
Talky
UK

After three British agents are assigned to assassinate a mysterious German spy during World War I, two of them become ambivalent when their duty to the mission conflicts with their consciences.

409

The Bat 1959

80
Talky
USA

Cornelia Van Gorder, a mystery author, rents a country house in a town terrorized by a faceless killer only known as "The Bat". She doesn't know that the same house was the scene of some of the Bat's horrifying murders. Soon she must confront her fears and starts investigating the killer's true identity.

410

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari 1920

78
Silent
Germany

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (German: Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) is a 1920 German silent horror film, directed by Robert Wiene and written by Hans Janowitz and Carl Mayer. Considered the quintessential work of German Expressionist cinema, it tells the story of an insane hypnotist (Werner Krauss) who uses a somnambulist (Conrad Veidt) to commit murders.

411

The Fast and the Furious 1955

73
Talky
USA

A man wrongly imprisoned for murder breaks out of jail. He wants to clear his name, but with the police pursuing him, he's forced to take a beautiful young woman, driving a fast sports car, hostage and slip into a cross-border sports car race to try to make it to Mexico before the police get him.

412

The Lady Vanishes 1938

96
Talky
UK

Travelers on a trans-European train are delayed for a night due to bad weather in a small fictional country called Mandrika. The passengers cram into the small village hotel where socialite Iris Henderson meets an old governess called Miss Froy. Shortly after the journey restarts, Miss Froy disappears.

413

The Legend of Boggy Creek 1972

90
Talky
USA

A documentary-style drama about the "Fouke Monster", a Bigfoot-type creature that has been sighted in and around Fouke, Arkansas since the 1950s.

414

The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog 1927

Silent
UK

A serial killer known as "The Avenger" is on the loose in London, murdering blonde women. A mysterious man arrives at the house of Mr. and Mrs. Bunting looking for a room to rent. The Bunting's daughter is a blonde model and is seeing one of the detectives assigned to the case. The detective becomes jealous of the lodger and begins to suspect he may be the avenger.

415

The Man Who Laughs 1928

110
Silent
USA

When a proud noble refuses to kiss the hand of the despotic King James in 1690, he is cruelly executed and his son surgically disfigured.

416

The Most Dangerous Game 1932

63
Talky
USA

A cabin cruiser is shipwrecked off the coast of a remote island, and its three passengers manage to reach the island safely. The island is owned by a strange and enigmatic count who invites them to stay. But he has an underlying motive for his apparent generosity: Count Zaroff enjoys hunting--and he only hunts the most dangerous game: humans!

417

The Red House 1947

100
Talky
USA

Somehow overlooked today, The Red House is a well written and photographed psychological film. An old farmer and his sister conceal from their adopted teenage daughter a horrifying secret regarding a hidden red farmhouse.

418

The Thirteenth Guest 1932

69
Talky
USA

This old pre-code movie, also known as Lady Beware in the UK, is a somehow better-then-expected low-budget comedy-mystery movie. Thirteen years ago, during a posh dinner party, the master of the manner has died mysteriously and left all of his estates to the 13th guest whose identity remains unknown. Thirteen years later, the guests are invited back to the mansion and become the target of a masked villain.

419

The Woman in Green 1945

60
Talky
USA

Sherlock Holmes investigates when young women around London turn up murdered, each with a finger severed off. Scotland Yard suspects a madman, but Holmes believes the killings to be part of a diabolical plot.