Nobody Waved Goodbye (1964)

“What kind of a life is he going to have? He’s got to go to college — he’s got to at least graduate from high school!” Synopsis: A rebellious Canadian teenager (Peter Kastner) fights with his parents over his goals for the future and his relationship with a local girl (Julie Biggs). Genres: Canadian Films […]

Rembrandt (1936)

“What is success? A soldier can reckon his success in victories, a merchant in money. But my world is insubstantial. I live in a beautiful, blinding, swirling mist.” Synopsis: Rembrandt van Rijn (Charles Laughton) deals with the death of his wife Saskia, suffers from bankruptcy, and falls in love with his housemaid (Elsa Lanchester). Genres: […]

Belle of the Nineties (1934)

“It’s better to be looked over than to be overlooked.” Synopsis: A popular nightclub singer (Mae West) from St. Louis signs a contract with a manager (John Miljan) in New Orleans to get away from her ex-lover, a boxer (Roger Pryor) who has falsely accused her of cheating on him. Genres: Boxing Falsely Accused Leo […]

One-Eyed Jacks (1961)

“You may be a one-eyed jack around here, but I’ve seen the other side of your face.” Synopsis: An outlaw (Marlon Brando) seeks revenge on his former partner (Karl Malden), who abandoned him years earlier and is now sheriff of a small California town. Genres: Elisha Cook Jr. Films Karl Malden Films Marlon Brando Films […]