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Rhythm on the River

Rhythm on the River

Rhythm on the River
IMDb: 6.9
92

Popular songwriter Oliver Courtney has been getting by for years using one ghost writer for his music and another for his lyrics. When both writers meet at an inn, they…

Genre: Comedy, Music
The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
IMDb: 7
68

The Wind in the Willows: Concise version of Kenneth Grahame’s story of the same name. J. Thaddeus Toad, owner of Toad Hall, is prone to fads, such as the newfangled…

Sin Takes a Holiday

Sin Takes a Holiday

Sin Takes a Holiday
IMDb: 6.2
81

Dowdy Sylvia accepts her boss’ marriage proposal, even though he only asked her to avoid marriage to another woman. As a wealthy wife, Sylvia changes from ugly duckling to uninhibited…

Genre: Comedy, Romance
The Garden of Allah

The Garden of Allah

The Garden of Allah
IMDb: 5.9
79

The star-crossed desert romance of a cloistered woman and a renegade monk.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
IMDb: 7.4
85

Having once again avoided criminal conviction, Professor Moriarity develops a murderous plan to “finish off” his last major nemesis, Sherlock Holmes, by making him fail to prevent the perfect crime….

Son of Frankenstein

Son of Frankenstein

Son of Frankenstein
IMDb: 7.1
99

One of the sons of Frankenstein finds his father’s monster in a coma and revives him, only to find out he is controlled by Ygor who is bent on revenge.

The Hound of the Baskervilles

The Hound of the Baskervilles

The Hound of the Baskervilles
IMDb: 7.5
80

On his uncle’s death Sir Henry Baskerville returns from Canada to take charge of his ancestral hall on the desolate moors of Devonshire, and finds that Sherlock Holmes is there…

Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror

Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror

Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror
IMDb: 6.6
65

England, at the start of World War Two. Mysterious wireless broadcasts, apparently from Nazi Germany are heard over the BBC. They warn of acts of terror in England, just before…

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon
IMDb: 6.6
68

In the midst of World War II, Sherlock Holmes rescues the Swiss inventor of a new bomb-sight from the Gestapo and brings him to England, where he shortly falls into…

Sherlock Holmes Faces Death

Sherlock Holmes Faces Death

Sherlock Holmes Faces Death
IMDb: 7
68

During WWII several murders occur at a convalescent home where Dr. Watson has volunteered his services. He summons Holmes for help and the master detective proceeds to solve the crime…

Sherlock Holmes in Washington

Sherlock Holmes in Washington

Sherlock Holmes in Washington
IMDb: 6.8
71

In World War II, a British secret agent carrying a vitally important document is kidnapped en route to Washington. The British government calls on Sherlock Holmes to recover it.

The Scarlet Claw

The Scarlet Claw

The Scarlet Claw
IMDb: 7.3
74

A woman is found dead — with her throat torn out. Villagers blame a supernatural source but Holmes has other ideas.

The Spider Woman

The Spider Woman

The Spider Woman
IMDb: 7.1
63

Sherlock Holmes investigates a series of so-called “pajama suicides”. He knows the female villain behind them is as cunning as Moriarty and as venomous as a spider. Based on “The…

The House of Fear

The House of Fear

The House of Fear
IMDb: 7.3
69

The Good Comrades are a collection of varied gentlemen who crave one thing – solitude. They reside at Drearcliff House, ancestral home of their eldest member. All seems serene and…

Pursuit to Algiers

Pursuit to Algiers

Pursuit to Algiers
IMDb: 6.9
65

After the King of Ruthenia has been assassinated, Holmes and Watson are engaged to escort his son to Europe via Algiers, aboard a transatlantic ocean liner which also carries a…

The Woman in Green

The Woman in Green

The Woman in Green
IMDb: 6.7
68

A series of murders of women, each with their right forefinger posthumously severed, leads Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson to a mysterious, glamorous woman, a hypnotized assassin, and a blackmail…

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Dressed to Kill

Dressed to Kill

Dressed to Kill
IMDb: 6.9
72

A convicted thief in Dartmoor prison hides the location of the stolen Bank of England printing plates inside three music boxes. When the innocent purchasers of the boxes start to…

Genre: Crime, Mystery
Terror by Night

Terror by Night

Terror by Night
IMDb: 6.9
60

Holmes and Watson board a passenger train bound from London to Edinburgh, to guard the Star of Rhodesia, an enormous diamond worth a fortune belonging to an elderly woman of…

The Comedy of Terrors

The Comedy of Terrors

The Comedy of Terrors
IMDb: 6.7
84

An undertaker who hasn’t had any ‘customers’ in a long time is forced to pay one year’s back-rent. To get money he starts to kill people, which brings absurd results.

Genre: Comedy, Horror
Tales of Terror

Tales of Terror

Tales of Terror
IMDb: 6.9
89

Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe: 1) A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them,…

The Great Mouse Detective

The Great Mouse Detective

The Great Mouse Detective
IMDb: 7.2
74

When the diabolical Professor Ratigan kidnaps London’s master toymaker, the brilliant master of disguise Basil of Baker Street and his trusted sidekick Dawson try to elude the ultimate trap and…

Above Suspicion

Above Suspicion

Above Suspicion
IMDb: 6.5
90

A honeymooning couple in Europe is asked to spy on the Nazis for the British intelligence in pre-war Europe. Initially finding the mission fun the trail gets them in real…

Genre: Drama, Thriller
Queen of Blood

Queen of Blood

Queen of Blood
IMDb: 5.3
81

A spaceship is sent to Mars after a alien distress signal is picked up. They find one survivor, but when a crew member is found drained of blood it’s evident…

The Magic Sword

The Magic Sword

The Magic Sword
IMDb: 4.7
80

The son of a sorceress, armed with weapons, armour and six magically summoned knights, goes on a quest to save a princess from a vengeful wizard.

Captain Blood

Captain Blood

Captain Blood
IMDb: 7.7
119

Dr. Peter Blood, unjustly convicted of treason and exiled from England, becomes a notorious pirate.

Genre: Action, Adventure
Tower of London

Tower of London

Tower of London
IMDb: 6.7
92

In the 15th century Richard Duke of Gloucester, aided by his club-footed executioner Mord, eliminates those ahead of him in succession to the throne, then occupied by his brother King…

Genre: Drama, History
The Black Cat

The Black Cat

The Black Cat
IMDb: 6.3
70

Greedy heirs wait in a mansion for a rich cat lover to die, only to learn her cats come first.

Casanova’s Big Night

Casanova’s Big Night

Casanova’s Big Night
IMDb: 6.8
86

Italy 1757, Pippo Popolino, a lowly tailor, disguises himself as the great Casanova in order to romance the attractive widow Francesca. He little suspects what awaits him… Locked into the…

Genre: Adventure, Comedy
We’re No Angels

We’re No Angels

We’re No Angels
IMDb: 7.5
106

Three convicts escape from prison on Devil’s Island just before Christmas and arrive at a nearby French colonial town. They go to the store of the Ducotels, the only store…

Genre: Comedy, Crime
The Last Hurrah

The Last Hurrah

The Last Hurrah
IMDb: 7.4
121

An aging politician tries to get re-elected one last time in the changing world of the 1950s when TV started to play a bigger part in politics. Based loosely on…

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Adventures of Marco Polo

The Adventures of Marco Polo

The Adventures of Marco Polo
IMDb: 5.6
104

The Venetian traveler (Gary Cooper) meets Kublai Khan and foils a plotter (Basil Rathbone) with fireworks in medieval China.

The Adventures of Robin Hood

The Adventures of Robin Hood

The Adventures of Robin Hood
IMDb: 7.9
102

Robin Hood fights nobly for justice against the evil Sir Guy of Gisbourne while striving to win the hand of the beautiful Maid Marian.

The Mark of Zorro

The Mark of Zorro

The Mark of Zorro
IMDb: 7.5
94

Around 1820 the son of a California nobleman comes home from Spain to find his native land under a villainous dictatorship. On the one hand he plays the useless fop,…

The Pearl of Death

The Pearl of Death

The Pearl of Death
IMDb: 7.2
69

The famous Borgia Pearl, a valuable gem with a history of bringing murder and misfortune to its owner since the days of the Borgias, is brought to London, thanks in…

The Court Jester

The Court Jester

The Court Jester
IMDb: 7.9
101

A hapless carnival performer masquerades as the court jester as part of a plot against a usurper who has overthrown the rightful king of England.

The Black Sleep

The Black Sleep

The Black Sleep
IMDb: 6.1
82

In 19th century England, a noted brain surgeon rescues a former student from being hanged on a false conviction for murder, and spirits him away to an ancient, repurposed abbey…