Topics and Themes: N – Z

Topics and Themes: N – Z


Naive Public
Naive PublicAmerican Madness (1932)
Face in the Crowd, A (1957)
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)
Meet John Doe (1941)
Privilege (1967)
Stuff, The (1985)
Wild in the Streets (1968)


Native Americans
Native AmericansBig Sky, The (1952)
Billy Jack (1971)
Buffalo Bill (1944)
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull’s History Lesson (1976)
Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
Comanche Station (1960)
Devil’s Doorway (1950)
Flaming Star (1960)
Fort Apache (1948)
Gunsman’s Walk (1958)
Hondo (1953)
Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
Last of the Mohicans, The (1936)
Major Dundee (1964)
Man Called Horse, A (1970)
Massacre (1934)
Nanook of the North (1922)
Never Cry Wolf (1983)
Northwest Passage (1940)
Paleface, The (1948)
Plainsman, The (1936)
Rio Grande (1950)
Searchers, The (1956)
Tell Them Willie Boy is Here (1968)
Unconquered (1947)
Unforgiven, The (1960)
Western Union (1941)
Whoopee (1930)
Winchester ’73 (1950)


Native Peoples
Native PeoplesChang (1927)
Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, The (1978)
Gods Must Be Crazy, The (1980)
How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman (1973)
I Walked With a Zombie (1943)
Jungle Princess, The (1936)
Kongo (1932)
Last Wave, The (1977)
Moana (1926)
Mondo Cane (1963)
Northwest Mounted Police (1940)
Sanders of the River (1935)
Savage Innocents, The (1960)
Sky Above, the Mud Below, The (1961)
Slave of the Cannibal God (1978)
Tabu (1931)
Trader Horn (1931)
Valley, The / Vallee, La (1972)
Walkabout (1971)
Where the Green Ants Dream (1984)


Nazis
NazisCasablanca (1942)
Confessions of a Nazi Spy (1939)
Damned, The (1969)
Dirty Dozen, The (1967)
Edge of Darkness (1943)
Escape (1940)
Eye of the Needle (1981)
First Comes Courage (1943)
Foreign Correspondent (1940)
Great Dictator, The (1940)
Hangmen Also Die! (1943)
Hitler’s Children (1943)
Hitler’s Madman (1943)
House on 92nd Street, The (1945)
Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS (1973)
Inheritors, The (1983)
Judgment at Nuremberg (1961)
Lost One, The/Der Verlorene (1951)
Man Hunt (1941)
Mephisto (1981)
Ministry of Fear (1944)
Mortal Storm, The (1940)
Night Porter, The (1974)
Notorious (1946)
Open City/Rome, Open City (1946)
Pied Piper, The (1942)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Seventh Cross, The (1944)
Shock Waves/Death Corps (1977)
Sound of Music, The (1965)
Stranger, The (1946)
They Saved Hitler’s Brain / Madmen of Mendoras (1963)
To Be or Not to Be (1942)
Triumph of the Will (1935)
Watch on the Rhine (1943)


Neil Simon Play Adaptations
After the Fox (1966)
Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Goodbye Girl, The (1977)
Heartbreak Kid, The (1972)
Odd Couple, The (1968)
Sunshine Boys, The (1976)
Sweet Charity (1969)


New York City
New YorkAfter Hours (1985)
Angelo, My Love (1983)
Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)
Annie Hall (1977)
Beau James: The Life and Times of Jimmy Walker (1957)
Bowery, The (1933)
Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
Brother From Another Planet, The (1984)
Bye Bye Braverman (1968)
Can She Bake a Cherry Pie? (1983)
City for Conquest (1940)
Clock, The (1945)
Cold Wind in August, A (1961)
Crossover Dreams (1985)
Crowd, The (1928)
Cry of the City (1948)
Cry Tough (1959)
Death Wish (1974)
Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)
Docks of New York, The (1928)
Enormous Changes at the Last Minute (1985)
Escape From New York (1981)
Exterminator, The (1980)
Fingers (1978)
French Connection, The (1971)
Ghostbusters (1984)
God Told Me To / Demon (1977)
Greetings (1968)
Heavy Traffic (1973)
Hercules/Hercules Goes Bananas/Hercules in New York (1969)
I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
King in New York, A (1957)
Law and Disorder (1974)
Little Murders (1971)
Love at First Bite (1979)
Madigan (1968)
Magic Garden of Stanley Sweetheart, The (1970)
Manhattan (1979)
Mean Streets (1973)
Mixed Blood (1984)
Muppets Take Manhattan, The (1984)
My Sister Eileen (1955)
Naked City, The (1948)
New York, New York (1977)
On the Town (1949)
Parting Glances (1986)
Possession of Joel Delaney, The (1972)
Prizzi’s Honor (1985)
Q / Winged Serpent, The (1982)
Rich Kids (1979)
Roommates (1980)
Serpico (1973)
Shaft (1971)
Skyline (1984)
Smithereens (1982)
Speedy (1928)
Street Scene (1931)
Super, El (1979)
Superfly (1972)
Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
Taking of Pelham One Two Three, The (1974)
Tarzan’s New York Adventure (1942)
Taxi Driver (1976)
Tiger Makes Out, The (1967)
Troublemaker, The (1964)
Warriors, The (1979)
World of Henry Orient, The (1964)
Yum-Yum Girls, The (1976)


Newlyweds
HoneymoonersAtalante, L’ (1934)
Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Black Cat, The (1934)
Cat People (1942)
Dust Be My Destiny (1939)
Heartbreak Kid, The (1972)
Honeymoon Killers, The (1970)
I Married a Monster From Outer Space (1958)
Kiss of the Vampire (1963)
Long, Long Trailer, The (1954)
Love Story (1970)
Made For Each Other (1939)
My Favorite Wife (1940)
Niagara (1953)
Sextette (1978)
She-Beast, The (1966)
Specter of the Rose (1946)
Suspicion (1941)
Tall T, The (1957)
Vivacious Lady (1938)
White Zombie (1932)


Nightclubs
NightclubsBlue Angel, The (1930)
Cabaret (1972)
Cafe Flesh (1982)
Cage Aux Folles, La (1979)
Screaming Mimi (1958)


“No One Believes Me!”
No One Believes Me!Beast From 20,000 Fathoms, The (1953)
Blob, The (1958)
Boy With Green Hair, The (1948)
Bunny Lake is Missing (1965)
Coma (1978)
Darby O’Gill and the Little People (1959)
Detour (1945)
Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
Foreign Correspondent (1940)
Foul Play (1978)
Ghost Ship, The (1943)
Horrible Dr. Hichcock, The (1962)
I Bury the Living (1958)
I Married a Monster From Outer Space (1958)
Innocents, The (1961)
Invaders From Mars (1953)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
It Came from Outer Space (1953)
Journey into Fear (1943)
Lady Vanishes, The (1938)
Last Embrace, The (1979)
Let’s Scare Jessica to Death (1971)
Melvin and Howard (1980)
My Name is Julia Ross (1945)
Night Has a Thousand Eyes (1948)
Night Nurse (1931)
North by Northwest (1959)
Oh, God! (1977)
Phantom Lady (1944)
Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
Silver Streak (1976)
Sisters (1973)
So Long at the Fair (1950)
Story of Louis Pasteur, The (1936)
39 Steps, The (1935)
Unman, Wittering, and Zigo (1971)
Whole Town’s Talking, The (1935)
Window, The (1949)
You Only Live Once (1937)


Nonconformists
NonconformistsBoy Who Could Fly, The (1986)
Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
Brewster McCloud (1970)
Father Goose (1964)
Fountainhead, The (1949)
Get to Know Your Rabbit (1973)
Grey Gardens (1975)
Harold and Maude (1971)
Harvey (1950)
Holiday (1938)
Joanna (1968)
Last Angry Man, The (1959)
Losers, The (1970)
Man of Flowers (1983)
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
Morgan! / Morgan (A Suitable Case for Treatment) (1966)
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)
Quackser Fortune Has a Cousin in the Bronx / Fun Loving (1970)
Reuben, Reuben (1983)
Silent Running (1972)
Stay Hungry (1976)
Sterile Cuckoo, The (1969)
They Might Be Giants (1971)
Thousand Clowns, A (1965)
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)
You Can’t Take it With You (1938)


Nuclear Holocaust
Nuclear HolocaustCafe Flesh (1982)
Day the Earth Caught Fire, The (1962)
Day the World Ended (1956)
Five (1951)
Glen and Randa (1971)
On the Beach (1959)
Panic in Year Zero (1962)
Testament (1983)
These Are the Damned/The Damned (1961)
War Game, The (1967)
World, the Flesh, and the Devil, The (1959)


Nuclear Threat
NuclearThreatAndromeda Strain (1971)
Atomic Café, The (1982)
Beginning of the End (1957)
Brain from Planet Arous, The (1958)
China Syndrome, The (1979)
Cloak and Dagger (1946)
Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
For Your Eyes Only (1981)
Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
Mouse That Roared, The (1959)
Never Say Never Again (1983)
Octopussy (1983)
Rocketship X-M (1950)
Seven Days to Noon (1950)
Silkwood (1983)
Thunderball (1965)


Nuns
NunsBells of St. Mary’s, The (1945)
Black Narcissus (1947)
Devils, The (1971)
Girls Town / Innocent and the Damned (1959)
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
Lilies of the Field (1963)
Nun’s Story, The (1959)
Robin and Marian (1976)
Song of Bernadette, The (1943)
Sound of Music, The (1965)
Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)


Obsessive Fans
Obsessive FansAll About Eve (1950)
Come Back to the 5 and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982)
Diva (1981)
Eyewitness (1981)
Groupies (1970)
I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
King of Comedy, The (1982)
September 30, 1955 (1978)
Spite Marriage (1929)
World of Henry Orient, The (1964)


Obsessive Love
Obsessive LoveAtom Age Vampire (1960)
Baby It’s You (1983)
Big Street, The (1942)
Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kant, The (1973)
Bus Stop/Wrong Kind of Girl, The (1956)
Chilly Scenes of Winter (1982)
Deep End (1971)
Devil Commands, The (1941)
Devil is a Woman, The (1935)
Disorderly Orderly, The (1964)
Footsteps in the Fog (1955)
Forever Amber (1947)
French Lieutenant’s Woman, The (1981)
Gate of Hell (1954)
Get Out Your Handkerchiefs (1978)
Great Gatsby, The (1949)
Hans Christian Andersen (1952)
I Wake Up Screaming (1941)
Killers, The (1946)
Laura (1944)
Leave Her to Heaven (1945)
Letter From an Unknown Woman (1948)
Lilith (1964)
Lolita (1962)
Love at Twenty (1962)
Mad Love (1935)
Mafu Cage, The (1978)
Of Human Bondage (1934)
Phantom of the Opera, The (1925)
Play Misty for Me (1971)
Raven, The (1935)
Samson and Delilah (1949)
Screaming Mimi (1958)
Senso (1954)
Sid and Nancy (1986)
Stolen Kisses (1968)
Story of Adele H, The/Histoire de Adele H., L’ (1975)
Sugarbaby (1985)
Svengali (1931)
Tattoo (1981)
“10” (1979)
That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)
They Drive By Night (1940)
Vertigo (1958)
Who Killed Teddy Bear (1965)
Woman Next Door, The (1981)
World of Henry Orient, The (1964)


Old Dark House
Obsessive FansAnd Then There Were None (1945)
Black Cat, The (1934)
Castle of the Living Dead (1964)
Cat and the Canary, The (1927)
Cat and the Canary, The (1939)
Changeling, The (1980)
Dementia 13 / Haunted and the Hunted, The (1963)
Fall of the House of Usher, The/House of Usher (1960)
Ghost Catchers (1944)
Haunting, The (1963)
Hold That Ghost (1941)
House on Haunted Hill, The (1959)
Legend of Hell House, The (1973)
Mark of the Vampire (1935)
Murder, He Says (1944)
Night Monster (1942)
Old Dark House, The (1932)
Scared Stiff (1953)
Silent Night, Bloody Night (1972)
Spiral Staircase, The (1945)
Time of Their Lives, The (1946)
Undying Monster, The (1942)


Olympics
Million Dollar Legs (1932)
Olympiad, The/Olympia (1936)
Walk Don’t Run (1966)


Opera
OperaCharlie Chan at the Opera (1937)
Diva (1981)
Night at the Opera, A (1935)
Phantom of the Opera, The (1925)
Phantom of the Opera, The (1943)
San Francisco (1936)


Orphans
OrphansAngels in the Outfield (1951)
Battle Hymn (1957)
Beau Geste (1939)
Boy With Green Hair, The (1948)
Boys Town (1938)
Daddy Long Legs (1955)
David Copperfield (1935)
Don’t Cry, It’s Only Thunder (1982)
Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
Family Jewels, The (1965)
Forbidden Games (1951)
Good Fairy, The (1935)
Great Expectations (1946)
Inn of the Sixth Happiness, The (1958)
Innocents, The (1961)
Jane Eyre (1944)
Kid, The (1921)
Lili (1953)
Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane, The (1977)
Little Kidnappers, The (1953)
Little Miss Marker (1934)
Madchen in Uniform (1931)
Manhattan Melodrama (1934)
Oliver! (1968)
Oliver Twist (1948)
Paranoiac (1963)
Pete’s Dragon (1977)
Pied Piper, The (1942)
Pollyanna (1960)
Pursued (1947)
Room for One More (1952)
Sally of the Sawdust (1925)
Secret Ceremony (1968)
Sparrows (1926)
Tiger Bay (1959)
Walkabout (1971)
Where the Lilies Bloom (1974)
Who Slew Auntie Roo? (1971)


Outlaws
OutlawsAdventures of Robin Hood, The (1938)
Badlands (1973)
Badman’s Country (1958)
Barbarosa (1982)
Bloody Mama (1970)
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Breathless (1960)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
China 9, Liberty 37 (1978)
Goin’ South (1978)
Great Texas Dynamite Chase, The (1977)
Jesse James (1939)
Johnny Guitar (1954)
Left-Handed Gun, The (1958)
Mad Dog Morgan (1976)
Naked Spur, The (1952)
One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
Outlaw Blues (1977)
Outlaw Josey Wales, The (1976)
Posse (1975)
Rancho Notorious (1952)
Return of Frank James, The (1940)
Ride Lonesome (1959)
Ride the High Country (1962)
Three Godfathers (1948)
3:10 to Yuma (1957)
Wagon Master (1950)
Wild Bunch, The (1969)


Pact With the Devil
Pact With the DevilBedazzled (1967)
Cabin in the Sky (1943)
Devil and Daniel Webster, The (1941)
Faust (1926)
Mephisto Waltz, The (1971)
Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
Picture of Dorian Gray, The (1945)
Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
Student of Prague, The (1913)


Past Lives
Past LifeSearch for Bridey Murphy, The (1956)
She (1935)
She (1965)
Undead, The (1957)


Peacemakers
GandhiDay the Earth Stood Still, The (1951)
Foreign Correspondent (1940)
Gandhi (1982)
Little Colonel, The (1935)
Master of the World (1961)
Wee Willie Winkie (1937)


Pedophiles
Peter Lorre in MDamned, The (1969)
M (1931)
Mark, The (1961)
Pretty Baby (1978)


Peeping Toms
PeepingTomsBody Double (1984)
Crimes of Passion (1984)
Greetings (1968)
I Like to Watch / Caballero (1984)
Immoral Mr. Teas, The (1959)
Peeping Tom (1960)
Private Parts (1972)
Rear Window (1954)
Thundercrack! (1975)
Who Killed Teddy Bear (1965)


Pets
PetsBlack Stallion, The (1979)
Edge of Hell (1956)
Gates of Heaven (1978)
Incredible Journey, The (1963)
Journey of Natty Gann, The (1985)
Lady and the Tramp (1955)
Lassie Come Home (1943)
Old Yeller (1957)
Red Pony, The (1949)
Skippy (1931)
Umberto D (1955)
Yearling, The (1946)


Photographers
PhotographersBlow-Up (1966)
Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
Funny Face (1957)
Girlfriends (1978)
Kirlian Witness, The (1979)
Pretty Baby (1978)
Skyline (1984)
Year of Living Dangerously, The (1982)


Pirates
PiratesBlack Pirate, The (1926)
Captain Blood (1935)
Crimson Pirate, The (1952)
Goonies, The (1985)
Morgan the Pirate (1961)
Naughty Marietta (1935)
Peter Pan (1953)
Pirate, The (1948)
Pirates of Penzance, The (1980)
Princess and the Pirate, The (1944)
Raggedy Ann and Andy: A Musical Adventure (1977)
Sea Hawk, The (1940)
Swiss Family Robinson (1960)
Treasure Island (1934)
Treasure Island (1950)


Plague
Isle of the Dead (1945)
Masque of the Red Death, The (1964)
Seventh Seal, The (1956)


Plantations
Bride of the Gorilla (1951)
Gone With the Wind (1939)
I Walked With a Zombie (1943)
Letter, The (1940)
Littlest Rebel, The (1935)
Naked Jungle, The (1954)
Song of the South (1946)
White Cargo (1942)
White Zombie (1932)


Plastic Surgery
Plastic SurgeryDark Passage (1947)
Eyes Without a Face/Horror Chamber of Dr. Faustus, The/Yeux San Visage, Les (1959)
Jail Bait (1954)
Mad Love (1935)
Resurrection of Eve, The (1973)
Seconds (1966)


Play Adaptations
Play AdaptationAmadeus (1984)
Animal Crackers (1930)
Anna Christie (1930)
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
At War with the Army (1950)
Bad Seed, The (1956)
Barefoot in the Park (1967)
Barretts of Wimpole Street, The (1934)
Battling Butler (1926)
Bell Book and Candle (1958)
Betrayal (1983)
Big Knife, The (1955)
Bill of Divorcement, A (1932)
Bird of Paradise (1932)
Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kant, The (1973)
Black Girl (1972)
Blackmail (1929)
Blithe Spirit (1945)
Born Yesterday (1950)
Boudu Saved From Drowning (1932)
Boy Friend, The (1971)
Boys in the Band (1970)
Brewster’s Millions (1945)
Bus Stop/Wrong Kind of Girl, The (1956)
Cage Aux Folles, La (1979)
Cabin in the Sky (1943)
Casablanca (1942)
Cat and the Canary, The (1927)
Cat and the Canary, The (1939)
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
Ceiling Zero (1936)
Cocoanuts, The (1929)
Connection, The (1962)
Corn is Green, The (1945)
Country Girl, The (1954)
Craig’s Wife (1936)
Crimes of the Heart (1986)
Criminal Code, The (1931)
Dark Journey (1937)
Dead End (1937)
Death of a Salesman (1951)
Death Takes a Holiday (1934)
Demon Pond (1979)
Design for Living (1933)
Detective Story (1951)
Desk Set (1957)
Desperate Hours, The (1955)
Dial M For Murder (1954)
Dinner at Eight (1933)
Doctor X (1932)
Dodsworth (1936)
Dutchman (1967)
Edward, My Son (1949)
Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds, The (1972)
Emperor Jones, The (1933)
Enchanted Cottage, The (1945)
Entertaining Mr. Sloane (1970)
Evergreen (1934)
Five Star Final (1931)
Front Page, The (1931)
Gaslight (1944)
Gay Divorcee, The (1934)
Golden Boy (1939)
Good Fairy, The (1935)
Grand Hotel (1932)
Greeks Had a Word for Them, The / Three Broadway Girls (1932)
Green Man, The (1956)
Green Pastures, The (1936)
Guys and Dolls (1955)
Fortune and Men’s Eyes (1971)
Harriet Craig (1950)
Harvey (1950)
Hasty Heart, The (1949)
Hatful of Rain, A (1957)
Heaven Can Wait (1943)
Hellzappopin (1941)
His Girl Friday (1940)
Hobson’s Choice (1954)
I Confess (1953)
I Never Sang for My Father (1970)
If I Were proKing (1938)
Importance of Being Earnest, The (1952)
Indiscreet (1958)
Inspector General, The (1949)
Italian Straw Hat, The (1928)
Journey’s End (1930)
Key Largo (1948)
Killing of Sister George, The (1968)
Klondike Annie (1936)
Knack… and How to Get It, The (1965)
Kongo (1932)
Ladies of Leisure (1930)
Lady Windermere’s Fan (1925)
Letter, The (1940)
Life With Father (1947)
Little Foxes, The (1941)
Little Murders (1971)
Lovers and Other Strangers (1970)
Lower Depths, The / Bas-Fonds, Les (1936)
Lower Depths, The (1957)
Mad Genius, The (1931)
Mafu Cage, The (1978)
Major Barbara (1941)
Male and Female (1919)
Male Animal, The (1942)
Man in the White Suit, The (1951)
Man Who Came to Dinner, The (1942)
Man Who Reclaimed His Head, The (1934)
Marked Woman (1937)
Me and the Colonel (1958)
Member of the Wedding, The (1952)
Merry Widow, The (1925)
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A (1935)
Milky Way, The (1936)
Miracle Woman, The (1931)
Miracle Worker, The (1962)
Moon is Blue, The (1953)
My Fair Lady (1964)
My Son John (1952)
Night of the Iguana, The (1964)
Number Seventeen (1932)
Odd Couple, The (1968)
On Approval (1944)
On Golden Pond (1981)
One Hour With You (1932)
One, Two, Three (1961)
Only Game in Town, The (1970)
Ordet/Word, The (1955)
Orphans of the Storm (1921)
Our Town (1940)
Petrified Forest, The (1936)
Philadelphia Story, The (1940)
Play It Again, Sam (1972)
Poppy (1936)
Prince and the Showgirl, The (1957)
Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex, The (1939)
Promises! Promises! (1963)
Pygmalion (1938) Quality Street (1937)
Racket, The (1928)
Rain (1932)
Rainmaker, The (1956)
Raisin in the Sun, A (1961)
Roberta (1935)
Romeo and Juliet (1936)
Room Service (1938)
Rope (1948)
Rose Tattoo, The (1955)
Roxie Hart (1942)
Sally of the Sawdust (1925)
Seven Year Itch, The (1955)
Seventh Heaven (1927)
Sextette (1978)
Shanghai Gesture, The (1941)
She Done Him Wrong (1932)
Sherlock Holmes (1932)
Shining Victory (1941)
Shop Around the Corner (1940)
Short Eyes (1977)
Show Boat (1936)
Show Boat (1951)
Silk Stockings (1957)
Sleuth (1972)
Slight Case of Murder, A (1938)
Solid Gold Cadillac, The (1956)
Song of Songs, The (1933)
Sound of Music, The (1965)
Stage Door (1937)
Stalag 17 (1953)
State of the Union (1948)
Stevie (1978)
Strange One, The (1957)
Street Scene (1931)
Streetcar Named Desire, A (1951)
Stripper, The (1963)
Suddenly, Last Summer (1959)
Summer and Smoke (1961)
Surrender (1927)
Susan and God (1940)
Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)
Teahouse of the August Moon, The (1956)
These Three (1936)
They Knew What They Wanted (1940)
They Might Be Giants (1971)
Tiger Makes Out, The (1967)
Tight Spot (1955)
Time of Your Life, The (1948)
Tobacco Road (1941)
Trip to Bountiful, The (1985)
Twentieth Century
Unman, Wittering, and Zigo (1971)
Wait Until Dark (1967)
Watch on the Rhine (1943)
Way Down East (1920)
West Side Story (1961)
What Price Glory (1926)
Where’s Charley? (1952)
Whoopee (1930)
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)
Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
Women, The (1939)
You Can’t Take it With You (1938)


Plot to Murder
Plot to MurderAmerican Tragedy, An (1932)
Angel Face (1953)
Assassination Bureau, The (1969)
Bete Humaine, La (1938)
Blood Simple (1984)
Body Heat (1981)
Diabolique/Diaboliques, Les/Fiends, The (1955)
Dial M For Murder (1954)
Divorce, Italian Style (1961)
Double Indemnity (1944)
Fists in the Pocket (1965)
Fortune, The (1975)
Heaven Can Wait (1978)
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
Lady From Shanghai, The (1947)
Ladykillers, The (1955)
Multiple Maniacs (1970)
My Name Is Julia Ross (1945)
Niagara (1953)
Night Nurse (1931)
Place in the Sun, A (1951)
Postman Always Rings Twice, The (1946)
Postman Always Rings Twice, The (1981)
Prowler, The (1951)
Rope (1948)
Sensuous Nurse, The (1976)
Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)
Strangers on a Train (1951)
Suspicion (1941)
Tower of London (1939)
Uncle Harry / The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry (1945)
Wedding in Blood (1973)
Weekend (1967)
Window, The (1949)
Woman’s Face, A (1941)
Your Past is Showing (1957)


Police
PoliceAssault on Precinct 13 (1976)
Beast of the City, The (1932)
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Blue Thunder (1983)
Case Against Brooklyn, The (1958)
Code of Silence (1985)
Dragnet (1954)
Female Jungle / Hangover (1955)
French Connection, The (1971)
Gauntlet, The (1977)
God Told Me To/Demon (1977)
Law and Disorder (1974)
Lineup, The (1958)
Magnum Force (1973)
On Dangerous Ground (1951)
Police Academy (1984)
Prince of the City (1981)
Prowler, The (1951)
Racket, The (1928)
Serpico (1973)
Supervixens (1975)
To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Witness (1985)


Political Conspiracy

Political ConspiracyBlow Out (1981)
Fury, The (1978)
Kamikaze ’89 / Kamikaze 1989 (1983)
Manchurian Candidate, The (1962)
Missing (1982)
Parallax View, The (1974)
Seven Days in May (1964)

Political Corruption
Political CorruptionAdvise & Consent (1962)
All the King’s Men (1949)
All the President’s Men (1976)
Beau James: The Life and Times of Jimmy Walker (1957)
Big Heat, The (1953)
Blue Collar (1978)
Born Yesterday (1950)
Caligula (1980)
Dead Zone, The (1983)
Devils, The (1971)
Face in the Crowd, A (1957)
Farmer’s Daughter, The (1947)
Firestarter (1983)
Flamingo Road (1949)
His Girl Friday (1940)
Insignificance (1985)
Meet John Doe (1941)
Millhouse: A White Comedy (1967)
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Point of Order (1964)
Salvador (1986)
Sanjuro (1962)
Senator Was Indiscreet, The (1947)
State of Siege (1973)
State of the Union (1948)
Wild in the Streets (1968)
Xica / Xica da Silva (1976)
Z (1969)


Possession
PossessionAmityville Horror, The (1979)
Blood from the Mummy’s Tomb (1971)
Christine (1984)
Creeping Unknown, The / Quatermass Experiment, The (1955)
Dead of Night (1946)
Devil’s Bride, The / Devil Rides Out, The (1968)
Exorcist, The (1973)
Haunted Palace, The (1963)
I Married a Monster From Outer Space (1958)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
It Came from Outer Space (1953)
Kronos (1957)
Legend of Hell House, The (1973)
Legend of Lylah Clare, The (1968)
Mephisto Waltz, The (1971)
Nurse Sherri / Beyond the Living (1978)
Omen, The (1976)
Poltergeist (1982)
Possession of Joel Delaney, The (1972)
Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
She-Beast, The (1966)


Post-Apocalypse
Boy and His Dog, A (1975)
Five (1951)
Last Man on Earth, The (1964)
On the Beach (1959)
Panic in Year Zero (1962)
Planet of the Apes (1968)
Testament (1983)
World, the Flesh, and the Devil, The (1959)
War Game, The (1967)


Pregnancy
PregnancyBaby Maker, The (1970)
Daddy’s Gone A-Hunting (1969)
Georgy Girl (1966)
Great Lie, The (1941)
Hail Mary (1985)
Heartaches (1981)
Micki + Maude (1984)
Miracle of Morgan’s Creek, The (1944)
Next Voice You Hear, The (1950)
Outrageous! (1977)
People Will Talk (1951)
Promises! Promises! (1963)
Pumpkin Eater, The (1964)
Rain People, The (1969)
Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
Woman is a Woman, A (1961)
Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow (1963)


Prehistoric Times
CavemanCaveman (1981)
One Million B.C. (1940)
One Million Years B.C. (1966)
Quest for Fire (1981)
Valley of Gwangi, The (1969)
When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970)
Wild Women of Wongo, The (1958)


Priests and Ministers
Amityville Horror, The (1979)
Bells of St. Mary’s, The (1945)
Boys Town (1938)
Brother Orchid (1940)
Detective, The / Father Brown (1954)
Devil’s Playground, The (1976)
Devils, The (1971)
Diary of a Country Priest (1951)
Exorcist, The (1973)
Going My Way (1944)
Green Pastures, The (1936)
I Confess (1953)
Night of the Hunter, The (1955)
Night of the Iguana, The (1964)
Scarlet Letter, The (1926)


Primates
PrimatesBedtime for Bonzo (1951)
Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla (1952)
Captive Wild Woman (1943)
Every Which Way But Loose (1978)
Gorilla at Large (1954)
King Kong (1933)
Mafu Cage, The (1978)
Mighty Joe Young (1949)
Murders in the Rue Morgue (1932)
Planet of the Apes (1968)
Tarzan and His Mate (1934)
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1932)


Prisoners
PrisonersAssault on Precinct 13 (1976)
Bad Boys (1983)
Barbed Wire Dolls (1976)
Beyond the Walls (1984)
Big Bird Cage, The (1972)
Big Doll House, The (1971)
Big House, The (1930)
Birdman of Alcatraz, The (1962)
Brute Force (1947)
Caged (1950)
Caged Heat (1974)
Chained Heat (1983)
Confession, The (1970)
Cool Hand Luke (1967)
Count of Monte Cristo, The (1934)
Criminal Code, The (1931)
Down By Law (1986)
Each Dawn I Die (1939)
Escape from Alcatraz (1979)
Escape From New York (1981)
5000 Fingers of Dr. T, The (1953)
Fortune and Men’s Eyes (1971)
Hold Back Tomorrow (1955)
Hurricane, The (1937)
I Am a Fugitive From a Chain Gang (1932)
Ilsa, Harem Keeper for the Oil Sheiks (1976)
Jackson County Jail (1976)
Jailhouse Rock (1957)
Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)
Longest Yard, The (1974)
Midnight Express (1978)
On the Yard (1979)
Papillon (1973)
Penitentiary (1979)
Prisoner of Shark Island, The (1936)
Riot in Cell Block 11 (1954)
Shoeshine/Sciuschia (1946)
Short Eyes (1977)
Such a Gorgeous Kid Like Me (1973)
Terminal Island (1973)
Three in the Attic (1968)
Titicut Follies (1967)
Women in Cages (1972)
Yol (1982)


Prisoners of War
Prisoners of WarDeer Hunter, The (1978)
Diary of Anne Frank, The (1959)
Bridge on the River Kwai, The (1957)
Deer Hunter, The (1978)
Grand Illusion / Grande Illusion, La (1937)
Killing Fields, The (1984)
King Rat (1965)
Missing in Action (1984)
Mysterious Island (1961)
Purple Heart, The (1944)
Stalag 17 (1953)


Professors
ProfessorBachelor Flat (1962)
Ball of Fire (1941)
Bedtime for Bonzo (1951)
College Confidential (1960)
Male Animal, The (1942)
Mortal Storm, The (1940)
Nutty Professor, The (1963)
Sex Kittens Go to College / The Beauty and the Robot (1960)
Simon (1980)
Song is Born, A (1948)
Vivacious Lady (1938)
Weird Woman (1944)


Prohibition Era
ProhibitionGal Young ‘Un (1979)
Roaring Twenties, The (1939)
Secret Six, The (1931)
Wet Parade, The (1932)


Propaganda
PropagandaAtomic Café, The (1982)
Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter, The (1980)
1984 (1956)
Prelude to War (1943)
Privilege (1967)
Shack Out on 101 (1955)
Sorrow and the Pity, The (1970)
Triumph of the Will (1935)


Prostitutes and Gigolos
ProstitutesAmerican Gigolo (1980)
Angel (1984)
Balance, La (1982)
Ballad of Cable Hogue, The (1970)
Belle De Jour (1967)
Carnal Knowledge (1971)
Crimes of Passion (1984)
Diary of a Lost Girl (1929)
Dishonored (1931)
Docks of New York, The (1928)
Dressed to Kill (1980)
East of Eden (1955)
Flesh (1968)
French Quarter (1977)
From Here to Eternity (1953)
Hold Back Tomorrow (1955)
I Want to Live! (1958)
Jeanne Dielman, 23 Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1976)
Klute (1971)
Life of Oharu, The / Life of a Woman by Saikaku, The (1952)
Love and Anarchy (1973)
McCabe and Mrs. Miller (1971)
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
Muddy River (1981)
Murder by Decree (1979)
Naked Kiss, The (1965)
Nana (1934)
Night Shift (1982)
Nights of Cabiria (1957)
Pandora’s Box / Lulu (1929)
Personal Services (1987)
Pixote (1980)
Plaisir, Le / House of Pleasure (1952)
Pretty Baby (1978)
Pyx, The (1973)
Rain (1932)
Red Dust (1932)
Risky Business (1983)
Ronde, La (1950)
Saint Jack (1979)
Seventh Heaven (1927)
Shanghai Express (1932)
Stagecoach (1939)
Street of Shame (1956)
Street Love / Scarred (1984)
Sun Shines Bright, The (1953)
Sunset Boulevard (1950)
Sweet Sweetback’s Baad Asss Song (1971)
Tales of Ordinary Madness (1981)
Taxi Driver (1976)
T.R. Baskin (1971)
Trash (1970)
Very Curious Girl, A (1969)
Vice Squad (1982)
Waterloo Bridge (1940)
Welcome to Hard Times (1967)
Who Killed Mary What’s ‘Er Name? (1971)
Woman in Flames, A (1982)
Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow (1963)


Psychic Powers
psychicBrainstorm (1983)
Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
Family Plot (1976)
Flesh and Fantasy (1943)
Fury, The (1978)
Haunting, The (1963)
Legend of Hell House, The (1973)
Night Has a Thousand Eyes (1948)
Nightmare Alley (1947)
Séance on a Wet Afternoon (1964)
Stalker (1979)


Psychopaths
PsychopathsAmong the Living (1941)
Angel Face (1953)
Bad Seed, The (1956)
Born to Kill (1947)
Brimstone and Treacle (1982)
Brood, The (1979)
Caine Mutiny, The (1954)
Caligula (1980)
Daddy’s Gone A-Hunting (1969)
Dark Mirror, The (1946)
Fade to Black (1980)
Friday the 13th (1980)
Halloween (1978)
Homicidal (1961)
Leave Her to Heaven (1945)
Man of the West (1958)
Manhunter (1986)
Most Dangerous Game, The (1932)
Old Dark House, The (1932)
On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)
Pieces (1982)
Play Misty for Me (1971)
Rope (1948)
Shining, The (1980)
Supervixens (1975)
Targets (1968)
Tattoo (1981)
Terminal Man, The (1974)
Texas Chain Saw Massacre, The (1974)
White Heat (1949)


Psychotherapy
PsychotherapyAlvin Purple / Sex Therapist, The (1973)
Brood, The (1979)
Carefree (1938)
Cobweb, The (1955)
Dark Mirror, The (1946)
David and Lisa (1962)
Freud (1962)
Knock on Wood (1954)
Let There Be Light (1948)
Mark, The (1961)
Ordinary People (1980)
President’s Analyst, The (1967)
Seventh Veil, The (1945)
Snake Pit, The (1948)
Spellbound (1945)
Still of the Night / Stab (1982)
They Might Be Giants (1971)
What’s New, Pussycat? (1965)
Wild in the Country (1961)
Zelig (1983)


Puerto Ricans
Puerto RicansCry Tough (1959)
West Side Story (1961)


Punk Rock
Punk RockBreaking Glass (1980)
D.O.A. (1980)
Ladies and Gentlemen: The Fabulous Stains (1981)
Rude Boy (1980)
Smithereens (1982)


Puppets and Ventriloquism
PuppetDead of Night (1946)
Devil Doll (1964)
Great Gabbo, The (1929)
Knock on Wood (1954)
Lili (1953)
Muppet Movie, The (1979)
Muppets Take Manhattan, The (1984)
Pinocchio (1940)
Shanks (1974)
You Can’t Cheat an Honest Man (1939)


Race-Against-Time
Race Against TimeAndromeda Strain (1971)
Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)
Beginning or the End, The (1947)
Clock, The (1945)
Cry Terror! (1958)
Escape From New York (1981)
Just Imagine (1930)
King of Hearts (1966)
Manhunter (1986)
Panic in the Streets (1950)
Steamboat Round the Bend (1935)
WarGames (1983)
Whistler, The (1944)


Race Relations and Racism
Race RelationsAli: Fear Eats the Soul / Fear Eats the Soul (1974)
Beyond the Walls (1984)
Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings, The (1976)
Birth of a Nation, The (1915)
Black Girl/La Noire De… (1966)
Black Legion (1937)
Black Like Me (1964)
Bread and Chocolate (1978)
Broken Blossoms (The Yellow Man and the White Girl) (1919)
Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, The (1978)
Dark End of the Street, The (1981)
Devil’s Doorway (1950)
Duel in the Sun (1946)
Dutchman (1967)
Finian’s Rainbow (1968)
Flaming Star (1960)
48 Hrs. (1982)
Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner (1967)
Gunsman’s Walk (1958)
Home of the Brave (1949)
Hurricane, The (1937)
Hurry Sundown (1967)
Imitation of Life (1934)
Imitation of Life (1959)
Intruder in the Dust (1949)
Landlord, The (1970)
Liberation of L.B. Jones, The (1970)
Lilies of the Field (1963)
Mortal Storm, The (1940)
No Way Out (1950)
One Potato, Two Potato (1964)
Pinky (1949)
Portrait of Jason (1967)
Ragtime (1981)
Raintree County (1957)
Sand Pebbles, The (1966)
Savage Innocents, The (1960)
Sayonara (1957)
Sweet Sweetback’s Baad Asss Song (1971)
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
Trading Places (1983)
12 Angry Men (1957)
West Side Story (1961)
Where the Green Ants Dream (1984)
World, the Flesh, and the Devil, The (1959)
Xica / Xica da Silva (1976)


Radio
RadioAmerican Hot Wax (1978)
Big Broadcast of 1938, The (1938)
Choose Me (1984)
Comfort and Joy (1984)
Fog, The (1980)
Next Voice You Hear, The (1950)
Play Misty for Me (1971)
Radio Days (1987)
Vanishing Point (1971)


Raising Kids
Raising KidsCareful, He Might Hear You (1984)
Cheaper by the Dozen (1950)
Kid, The (1921)
Kramer Vs. Kramer (1979)
Mary Poppins (1964)
Room for One More (1952)
Seven Little Foys, The (1955)
Tarzan Finds a Son (1939)
Thousand Clowns, A (1965)
Tomorrow (1972)


Rape
RapeAmazing Transplant, The (1971)
Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
Basket Case (1982)
Beat Generation, The (1959)
Billy Jack (1971)
Certain Sacrifice, A (1985)
Clockwork Orange, A (1971)
Death Wish (1974)
Deliverance (1972)
Demon Seed (1977)
Entity, The (1983)
Grave of the Vampire/Seed of Terror (1974)
Humanoids from the Deep (1980)
I Spit on Your Grave / Day of the Woman (1978)
In the Devil’s Garden / Assault / Tower of Terror (1971)
Jackson County Jail (1976)
Johnny Belinda (1948)
Last House on the Left, The (1972)
Man of the West (1958)
Ms. 45 / Angel of Vengeance (1981)
Multiple Maniacs (1970)
Passage to India, A (1984)
Peyton Place (1957)
Rashomon (1950)
Student Teachers, The (1973)
Sudden Impact (1983)
Up! (1976)
Wild Angels, The (1966)


Rebellion
RebellionBeyond the Walls (1984)
Big Doll House, The (1971)
Caged Heat (1974)
Drum, The / Drums (1938)
Empire Strikes Back, The (1980)
Even Dwarfs Started Small (1969)
If… (1969)
Island of Lost Souls, The (1933)
Network (1976)
Return of the Jedi (1983)
Riot in Cell Block 11 (1954)
Scanners (1981)
Spartacus (1960)
THX 1138 (1971)
Westworld (1973)
Zéro de Conduite/Zero for Conduct (1933)


Refugees
Concert for Bangladesh (1983)
El Norte (1983)
Search, the (1948)
Voice in the Wind (1944)


Religious Faith
Religious FaithConquest of Space (1955)
Passion de Jeanne D’Arc, Le / Passion of Joan of Arc, The (1928)
Marjoe (1972)
Next Voice You Hear, The (1950)
Oh, God! (1977)
Ordet/Word, The (1955)
Passion de Jeanne D’Arc, Le/Passion of Joan of Arc, The (1928)
Red Planet Mars (1952)
Robe, The (1953)
Say Amen, Somebody (1982)
Seventh Seal, The (1956)
Song of Bernadette, The (1943)
Susan and God (1940)
UFOria (1981/1985)
Whistle Down the Wind (1961)
Wise Blood (1979)


Resistance Fighters
Resistance FightersAshes and Diamonds (1958)
Casablanca (1942)
Edge of Darkness (1943)
First Comes Courage (1943)
General Della Rovere (1960)
Gunfighter, The (1950)
Hangmen Also Die! (1943)
Hitler’s Children (1943)
Hitler’s Madman (1943)
Julia (1977)
Kanal (1956)
Last Metro, The (1980)
Mademoiselle Fifi (1944)
1984 (1956)
Odette (1950)
Open City / Rome, Open City (1946)
Red Dawn (1984)
To Be or Not to Be (1942)
To Have and Have Not (1944)
Watch on the Rhine (1943)
White Rose, The (1982)


Revenge
RevengeAbominable Dr. Phibes, The (1971)
Amadeus (1984)
Attack of the 50 Foot Woman (1958)
Babes in Toyland / March of the Wooden Soldiers / Revenge is Sweet (1934)
Bad Boys (1983)
Beast with Five Fingers, The (1946)
Ben-Hur (1959)
Big Heat, The (1953)
Black Cat, The (1934)
Black Friday (1940)
Bride Wore Black, The (1968)
Buchanan Rides Alone (1958)
Cape Fear (1962)
Carrie (1976)
Certain Sacrifice, A (1985)
Chained Heat (1983)
Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, The (1978)
Charge of the Light Brigade, The (1936)
China 9, Liberty 37 (1978)
Clockwork Orange, A (1971)
Conqueror Worm, The / Witchfinder General, The (1968)
Count of Monte Cristo, The (1934)
Creepshow (1982)
Crime de Monsieur Lange, Le / Crime of Monsieur Lange, The (1935)
Crime in the Streets (1956)
Daddy’s Gone A-Hunting (1969)
Dames du Bois de Boulogne, Les (1945)
Dead Pigeon on Beethoven Street (1973)
Decision at Sundown (1957)
Devil Doll, The (1936)
Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
Driller Killer, The (1979)
Eagle, The (1925)
Emperor of the North / Emperor of the North Pole (1973)
Exterminator, The (1980)
Far Country, The (1954)
Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
Flaming Star (1960)
Flamingo Road (1949)
Floating Weeds / Drifting Weeds (1959)
Fog, The (1980)
For a Few Dollars More (1965)
Freaks (1932)
Frogs (1972)
Fury (1936)
Gal Young ‘Un (1979)
Game of Death (1979)
Gator Bait (1974)
Get Carter (1971)
Ghoul, The (1933)
Grave of the Vampire/Seed of Terror (1974)
Handle With Care / Citizens Band (1977)
Hang ‘Em High (1968)
Haunted Palace, The (1963)
Heiress, The (1949)
High Noon (1952)
High Plains Drifter (1972)
House of Strangers (1949)
I Drink Your Blood (1970)
I Married a Witch (1942)
I Spit on Your Grave / Day of the Woman (1978)
If I Had a Million (1932)
Invisible Ray, The (1936)
Just Tell Me What You Want (1980)
Kansas City Confidential (1952)
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
Kongo (1932)
Kriemhild’s Revenge / Kriemhild’s Rache / She-Devil, The (1924)
Lady Eve, The (1941)
Land of the Pharaohs (1955)
Last Gangster, The (1937)
Last House on the Left, The (1972)
Last of Sheila, The (1973)
Left-Handed Gun, The (1958)
Lost One, The / Der Verlorene (1951)
Lower Depths, The (1957)
Mad Max (1979)
Man From Laramie, The (1955)
Man of the West (1958)
Mask of Dimitrios, The (1944)
Man They Could Not Hang, The (1939)
Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The (1962)
Missing in Action (1984)
Moon in the Gutter (1983)
Ms. 45 / Angel of Vengeance (1981)
Murders in the Zoo (1933)
My Cousin Rachel (1952)
My Darling Clementine (1946)
Myra Breckenridge (1970)
Naked Spur, The (1952)
Nightmare on Elm Street, A (1985)
Nine to Five (1980)
No Way Out (1950)
Oblong Box, The (1969)
Oklahoma Kid, The (1939)
Once Upon a Time in the West (1969)
One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
Other Side of Midnight, The (1977)
Out of the Past (1947)
Outlaw Josey Wales, The (1976)
Pardners (1956)
Peter Pan (1953)
Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
Philadelphia Story, The (1940)
Pink Flamingos (1972)
Point Blank (1967)
Porky’s (1982)
Pursued (1947)
Quality Street (1937)
Queen of Outer Space, The (1958)
Ran (1985)
Rancho Notorious (1952)
Return of Frank James, The (1940)
Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
Ride Lonesome (1959)
Rio Lobo (1970)
Sailor Who Fell from Grace With the Sea, The (1976)
Samson and Delilah (1949)
Seduction of Mimi, The (1974)
Seven Men From Now (1956)
Shoot (1976)
Shooting, The (1967)
Siegfried / Siegfried’s Tod (1924)
Sleeping Beauty (1959)
Son of Fury (1942)
Songwriter (1984)
Southern Comfort (1981)
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
Sting, The (1973)
Strangler of the Swamp (1946)
Sudden Impact (1983)
Sweet Sweetback’s Baad Asss Song (1971)
Tales of Terror (1962)
Terror Train (1980)
That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)
Theatre of Blood (1973)
These Three (1936)
Thief (1981)
Thieves Highway (1949)
This Gun For Hire (1942)
Tin Men (1987)
To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Three in the Attic (1968)
2000 Maniacs (1964)
Uncle Harry / The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry (1945)
Underworld U.S.A. (1961)
Unfaithfully Yours (1948)
Vampire Circus (1972)
Very Curious Girl, A (1969)
Vice Squad (1982)
Walking Dead, The (1936)
West of Zanzibar (1928)
Which Way is Up? (1977)
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)
Winchester ’73 (1950)


Revolutionaries
RevolutionariesAdventures of Robin Hood, The (1938)
Animal Farm (1954)
Arsenal (1929)
Bananas (1971)
Barbarella (1968)
Battle of Algiers, The (1966)
Beyond the Law (1983)
Beyond the Limit (1983)
Born in Flames (1983)
Chinoise, La (1967)
Cuban Rebel Girls (1959)
Desperate Living (1977)
Dune (1984)
Empire Strikes Back, The (1980)
Fahrenheit 451 (1966)
Fantastic Planet/Planéte Sauvage, La (1973)
Far from Vietnam (1967)
Flame and the Arrow, The (1950)
Fritz the Cat (1972)
General Died at Dawn, The (1936)
Gods Must Be Crazy, The (1980)
In the Year of the Pig (1969)
Informer, The (1935)
Juarez (1939)
Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000 (1976)
Kamikaze ’89 / Kamikaze 1989 (1983)
Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)
Latino (1985)
Life of Brian, The / Monty Python’s Life of Brian (1979)
Metropolis (1926)
Murder of Fred Hampton, The (1971)
Night and Fog in Japan (1960)
1984 (1984)
Northwest Mounted Police (1940)
Odd Man Out (1947)
Potemkin / Battleship Potemkin, The (1925)
Rosa Luxemburg (1987)
Seeing Red: Stories of American Communists (1983)
Shanghai Express (1932)
Sleeper (1973)
Star Wars (1977)
Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)
State of Siege (1973)
Strawberry Statement, The (1970)
Tale of Two Cities, A (1935)
Terminator, The (1984)
Time Machine, The (1960)
Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)
Viva Zapata! (1952)
Weekend (1967)
Why Worry? (1923)
Wild in the Streets (1968)
Wobblies, The (1979)
Z (1969)
Zabriskie Point (1970)
Zardoz (1974)


Rise-and-Fall
Citizen KaneCitizen Kane (1941)
Comic, The (1969)
Crossover Dreams (1985)
Dante’s Inferno (1935)
Dillinger (1945)
Female Trouble (1974)
Ice Castles (1978)
Irreconcilable Differences (1984)
Jeanne Eagels (1957)
Ladies and Gentlemen: The Fabulous Stains (1981)
Little Caesar (1931)
Mad Dog Coll (1961)
Magnificent Ambersons, The (1942)
Marriage of Maria Braun, The (1978)
Nightmare Alley (1947)
Privilege (1967)
Quick Millions (1931)
Raging Bull (1980)
Ruthless (1948)
Star is Born, A (1937)
Star is Born, A (1954)
Winning Team, The (1952)


Rivalry
RivalryAll the Marbles / California Dolls, The (1981)
Anatahan (1953)
Animal Farm (1954)
Boom Town (1940)
Bowery, The (1933)
Bugsy Malone (1976)
Call of the Wild (1935)
Cannonball Run, The (1981)
Caveman (1981)
Come and Get It/Roaring Timber (1936)
Competition, The (1980)
Crowd Roars, The (1932)
Death Race 2000 (1975)
Duellists, The (1977)
East of Eden (1955)
Footlight Parade (1933)
From the Earth to the Moon (1958)
Girl in Every Port, A (1928)
Great Dictator, The (1940)
Great Lie, The (1941)
Greatest Show on Earth, The (1952)
Greeks Had a Word for Them, The / Three Broadway Girls (1932)
Green Slime, The (1968)
Gulliver’s Travels (1939)
Johnny Guitar (1954)
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959)
Kansas City Bomber (1972)
Knife in the Water (1962)
Little Darlings (1980)
Lover Come Back (1961)
Major Dundee (1964)
Mixed Blood (1984)
Mother, Jugs & Speed (1976)
Out of It (1969)
Outlaw, The (1943)
Pink Flamingos (1972)
Power and the Glory, The (1933)
Purple Rain (1984)
Ramrod (1947)
Raven, The (1963)
Road to Morocco (1942)
Road to Rio (1947)
Road to Singapore (1940)
Road to Utopia (1945)
Road to Zanzibar (1941)
Rock Around the Clock (1956)
Smallest Show on Earth, The (1957)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Stage Door (1937)
Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)
Straight Shooting (1917)
Ten Commandments, The (1956)
Three Ages (1923)
Three Worlds of Gulliver, The (1960)
Turning Point, The (1977)
Used Cars (1980)
What Price Glory (1926)
While the City Sleeps (1956)


Road Trip
Road TripAlice in the Cities (1974)
Around the World in Eighty Days (1956)
Below the Belt (1980)
Big Bus, The (1976)
Big Street, The (1942)
Cocktail Molotov (1980)
Detour (1945)
Easy Rider (1969)
Five Easy Pieces (1970)
Fritz the Cat (1972)
Gauntlet, The (1977)
Genevieve (1953)
Going Places (1974)
Grapes of Wrath, The (1940)
Harry and Tonto (1974)
Having a Wild Weekend / Catch Us If You Can (1965)
Hitch-Hiker, The (1953)
Hollywood or Bust (1956)
Honky Tonk Freeway (1981)
Incredible Journey, The (1963)
It Happened One Night (1934)
Jackson County Jail (1976)
Journey of Natty Gann, The (1985)
Lady Takes a Chance, A (1943)
Lassie Come Home (1943)
Long, Long Trailer, The (1954)
Lost in America (1985)
Me and the Colonel (1958)
Muppet Movie, The (1979)
Old Boyfriends (1979)
Paris, Texas (1984)
Payday (1970)
Pee-wee’s Big Adventure (1985)
Phantom Tollbooth, The (1970)
Rafferty and the Gold Dust Twins (1975)
Rain People, The (1969)
Sherman’s March (1986)
Silver Streak (1976)
Six of a Kind (1934)
Stagecoach (1939)
Stalker (1979)
Starman (1984)
Stranger Than Paradise (1984)
Sure Thing, The (1985)
Tarzan the Magnificent (1960)
Trip to Bountiful, The (1985)
Two for the Road (1967)
Two-Lane Blacktop (1971)
Vagabond (1986)
Wanda (1971)
Wayward Bus, The (1957)
Wild Strawberries (1957)
Your Three Minutes Are Up (1973)
Zabriskie Point (1970)


Robots
RobotCreation of the Humanoids (1962)
Forbidden Planet (1956)
Invisible Boy, The (1957)
Metropolis (1926)
Sex Kittens Go to College / The Beauty and the Robot (1960)
Silent Running (1972)
Sleeper (1973)
Twonky, The (1953)


Rock ‘n Roll
Rock and RollAmerican Hot Wax (1978)
Baby Snakes (1979)
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (1970)
Big Beat, The (1958)
Buddy Holly Story, The (1978)
Don’t Knock the Rock (1956)
Girl Can’t Help It (1956)
Go, Johnny, Go! (1958)
Hard Day’s Night, A (1964)
Having a Wild Weekend / Catch Us If You Can (1965)
I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
Jailhouse Rock (1957)
Kids Are Alright, The (1979)
Last Waltz, The (1978)
Phantom of the Paradise (1974)
Pink Floyd: The Wall / Wall, The (1982)
Privilege (1967)
Roadie (1980)
Rock Around the Clock (1956)
Rock, Rock, Rock! (1956)
Rose, The (1979)
Streets of Fire (1984)
T.A.M.I. Show, The (1964)
This is Spinal Tap (1984)
Tommy (1975)
200 Motels (1971)
Woodstock (1970)


Rodeo
RodeosBronco Billy (1980)
Bus Stop/Wrong Kind of Girl, The (1956)
Junior Bonner (1972)
Lusty Men, The (1952)
Valley of Gwangi, The (1969)
When the Legends Die (1972)


Romance
(see also “Cross-Class Romance”, “Cross-Cultural Romance”, and “Star-Crossed Lovers”)
RomanceAdventures of Robin Hood, The (1938)
Affair to Remember, An (1957)
African Queen, The (1951)
American in Paris, An (1951)
Americanization of Emily, The (1964)
Annie Oakley (1935)
Barretts of Wimpole Street, The (1934)
Beauty and the Beast (1946)
Black Orpheus (1959)
Blade Runner (1982)
Born to Dance (1936)
Born Yesterday (1950)
Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
Breezy (1973)
Brief Encounter (1945)
Bronco Billy (1980)
Bus Stop/Wrong Kind of Girl, The (1956)
Casablanca (1942)
Cesar (1936)
Charly (1968)
Children of Paradise / Enfants Du Paradis, Les (1945)
Chilly Scenes of Winter (1982)
Cinderella (1950)
City Lights (1931)
Clock, The (1945)
Competition, The (1980)
Conquest (1937)
Cotton Club, The (1984)
Cranes Are Flying, The (1959)
Dark Passage (1947)
Dark Victory (1939)
Darling Lili (1970)
Different Story, A (1978)
Docks of New York, The (1928)
Down Argentine Way (1940)
Dust Be My Destiny (1939)
Earrings of Madame De…, The / Madame De… / Diamond Earrings (1953)
Elvira Madigan (1967)
Empire Strikes Back, The (1980)
Enchanted Cottage, The (1945)
Fanny (1932)
Forty Guns (1957)
From Here to Eternity (1953)
Funny Face (1957)
Ghost and Mrs. Muir, The (1947)
Girl From Chicago, The (1932)
Goin’ South (1978)
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939)
Grand Hotel (1932)
Hearts of the World (1918)
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
His Girl Friday (1940)
Hold Back the Dawn (1941)
Hondo (1953)
Cape Fear (1962)
‘I Know Where I’m Going!’ (1945)
In a Lonely Place (1950)
In Name Only (1939)
Independence Day (1983)
Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953)
Intermezzo (1939)
King of Hearts (1966)
Lacemaker, The (1977)
Lili (1953)
Lola Montes / Sins of Lola Montes, The (1955)
Lonely Hearts (1981)
Love (1927)
Love Affair (1939)
Love and Anarchy (1973)
Lovers, The (1958)
Lovin’ Molly (1974)
Magnificent Obsession (1935)
Magnificent Obsession (1954)
Maisie (1939)
Man and a Woman, A (1966)
Marius (1931)
Marty (1955)
Melanie (1982)
Merry Widow, The (1934)
Miracle Woman, The (1931)
Modern Times (1936)
Morocco (1930)
My Brilliant Career (1979)
My Cousin Rachel (1952)
Now, Voyager (1942)
Officer and a Gentleman, An (1982)
On the Waterfront (1954)
One from the Heart (1982)
One Way Passage (1932)
Only Angels Have Wings (1939)
Other Side of Midnight, The (1977)
Other Side of the Mountain, The (1975)
Our Daily Bread / City Girl (1930)
Out of Africa (1985)
Pajama Game, The (1957)
Party Girl (1958)
Pepe Le Moko (1937)
Portrait of Jennie (1949)
Pretty Poison (1968)
Prisoner of Zenda, The (1937)
Prizzi’s Honor (1985)
Queen Christina (1933)
Raggedy Man (1981)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Reds (1981)
Rio Bravo (1959)
Robin and Marian (1976)
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Rose-Marie (1936)
San Francisco (1936)
Seventh Heaven (1927)
Somewhere in Time (1980)
Sound of Music, The (1965)
Star is Born, A (1937)
Star is Born, A (1954)
Starman (1984)
Sterile Cuckoo, The (1969)
Superman (1978)
Tall T, The (1957)
Tamarind Seed, The (1974)
Tarzan’s Greatest Adventure (1959)
Tender Mercies (1983)
That Hamilton Woman/Lady Hamilton (1941)
Three Comrades (1938)
To Catch a Thief (1955)
To Have and Have Not (1944)
Umbrellas of Cherbourg, The (1964)
Viva Las Vegas (1964)
Way We Were, The (1973)
Welcome to L.A. (1977)
Wildrose (1984)
Women in Love (1970)
World of Apu, The (1959)
Zoo in Budapest (1933)


Royalty and Nobility
RoyaltyAdventures of Robin Hood, The (1938)
Anna and the King of Siam (1946)
Baron Blood (1972)
Black Room, The (1935)
Bohemian Girl, The (1936)
Cinderella (1950)
Cleopatra (1934)
Cleopatra (1963)
Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court, A (1949)
Conquest (1937)
Countess Dracula (1971)
Countess from Hong Kong, A (1967)
Court Jester, The (1955)
Desperate Living (1977)
Donkey Skin (1971)
Drum, The / Drums (1938)
Eagle, The (1925)
Europeans, The (1979)
Excalibur (1981)
Exile, The (1947)
Fire Over England (1937)
5 Fingers (1952)
Flame and the Arrow, The (1950)
Forever Amber (1947)
Grass is Greener, The (1960)
Gulliver’s Travels (1939)
Hidden Fortress, The (1958)
If I Were King (1938)
Ivan the Terrible, Part I (1945)
Ivan the Terrible, Part II (The Boyars’ Plot) (1945)
Ivanhoe (1952)
Juarez (1939)
King and I, The (1956)
King in New York, A (1957)
King Steps Out, The (1936)
Kriemhild’s Revenge / Kriemhild’s Rache / She-Devil, The (1924)
Lancelot of the Lake (1974)
Land of the Pharaohs (1955)
Little Lord Fauntleroy (1936)
Love Me Tonight (1932)
Love Parade, The (1929)
Man in the Iron Mask, The (1939)
Man Who Laughs, The (1928)
Masque of the Red Death, The (1964)
Merry Widow, The (1925)
Merry Widow, The (1934)
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A (1935)
Monsieur Beaucaire (1946)
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1974)
Naughty Marietta (1935)
Perceval (1978)
Prince and the Showgirl, The (1957)
Princess and the Pirate, The (1944)
Princess Yang Kwei Fei / Yang Kwei Fei / Princess Yang, The (1955)
Prisoner of Zenda, The (1937)
Private Life of Henry VIII, The (1933)
Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex, The (1939)
Queen Christina (1933)
Queen Kelly (1929)
Ran (1985)
Rasputin and the Empress (1932)
Rise of Louis XIV, The (1966)
Road to Morocco (1942)
Roman Holiday (1953)
Scarlet Empress, The (1934)
Scarlet Pimpernel, The (1934)
Sea Hawk, The (1940)
Siegfried / Siegfried’s Tod (1924)
Sleeping Beauty (1959)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Son of Fury (1942)
Start the Revolution Without Me (1970)
Ten Commandments, The (1956)
That Hamilton Woman/Lady Hamilton (1941)
That Lady in Ermine (1948)
Three Musketeers, The (1975)
Three Musketeers, The (1939)
Three Musketeers, The (1948)
Three Worlds of Gulliver, The (1960)
Tower of London (1939)
Vikings, The (1958)
Wedding March, The (1928)
You’re Telling Me! (1934)


Runaways
RunawayCarny (1980)
Elvira Madigan (1967)
400 Blows, The (1959)
Hardcore (1979)
Having a Wild Weekend / Catch Us If You Can (1965)
It Happened One Night (1934)
Little Romance, A (1979)
Lovers, The (1958)
Mind of Mr. Soames, The (1970)
Night Moves (1975)
Night of the Hunter, The (1955)
Psych-Out (1968)
Suburbia (1983)
Taking Off (1971)
Zazie/Zazie dans le Metro (1960)


Ruthless Leaders
Ruthless LeadersAguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)
Beau Geste (1939)
Brute Force (1947)
Caine Mutiny, The (1954)
Desperate Living (1977)
D.I., The (1957)
Duck Soup (1933)
Emperor Jones, The (1933)
Great Dictator, The (1940)
Isle of the Dead (1945)
Madchen in Uniform (1931)
Million Dollar Legs (1932)
Moonlighting (1982)
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935)
Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)
Red Shoes, The (1948)
Sea Wolf, The (1941)


S&M
S and MBarbed Wire Dolls (1976)
Cruising (1980)
Eating Raoul (1982)
Exterminating Angel, The (1962)
Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS (1973)
Incredible Torture Show, The/Blood Sucking Freaks (1976)
Night Porter, The (1974)
9 1/2 Weeks
Story of O, The (1975)
Up! (1976)
Videodrome (1983)
Woman in Flames, A (1982)


Sailors
SailorsAnchors Aweigh (1945)
Born to Dance (1936)
Caine Mutiny, The (1954)
Docks of New York, The (1928)
Follow the Fleet (1936)
Ghost and Mrs. Muir, The (1947)
Girl in Every Port, A (1928)
In Which We Serve (1942)
Invitation to the Dance (1957)
Last Detail, The (1973)
On the Town (1949)
Our Relations (1936)
Popeye (1980)
Potemkin / Battleship Potemkin, The (1925)
Sailor Who Fell from Grace With the Sea, The (1976)
Sand Pebbles, The (1966)


Salesmen
SalesmenDeath of a Salesman (1951)
Little Giant (1946)
Pennies From Heaven (1981)
Salesman (1968)
Tin Men (1987)
Used Cars (1980)


Samurai
SamuraiSanjuro (1962)
Seven Samurai / Magnificent Seven, The (1954)
Yojimbo/Bodyguard, The (1961)
Zatoichi Meets Yojimbo (1970)


Satanists
SatanistsBlack Cat, The (1934)
Blood on Satan’s Claw, The (1971)
Devil’s Bride, The / Devil Rides Out, The (1968)
I Drink Your Blood (1970)
Masque of the Red Death, The (1964)
Mephisto Waltz, The (1971)
Night of the Demon / Curse of the Demon (1957)
Omen, The (1976)
Pyx, The (1973)
Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
Seventh Victim, The (1943)


Scientists
ScientistsAndromeda Strain (1971)
Arrowsmith (1931)
Attack of the Crab Monsters (1957)
Beach Party (1963)
Beast From 20,000 Fathoms, The (1953)
Beginning or the End, The (1947)
Brainstorm (1983)
Bringing Up Baby (1938)
Charly (1968)
Cloak and Dagger (1946)
Colossus The Forbin Project / Forbin Project, The (1970)
Continental Divide (1981)
Creature From the Black Lagoon (1954)
Creeper, The (1948)
Cry of the Penguins/Mr. Forbush and the Penguins (1971)
Demon Seed (1977)
Dr. Ehrlich’s Magic Bullet (1940)
Fabulous World of Jules Verne, The (1958)
Face of Fu Manchu, The (1965)
Five Million Years to Earth / Quatermass and the Pit (1967)
Forbidden Planet (1956)
4D Man (1959)
Indiana Jonessi and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Insignificance (1985)
Invasion of the Bee Girls (1973)
Invisible Invaders (1959)
It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955)
It Came from Outer Space (1953)
It Happens Every Spring (1949)
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959)
Killer Shrews, The (1959)
Kon-Tiki (1950)
Kronos (1957)
Lost One, The / Der Verlorene (1951)
Madame Curie (1943)
Man in the White Suit, The (1951)
Mask of Fu Manchu, The (1932)
Monkey Business (1952)
Monster on the Campus (1958)
Mummy, The (1932)
Never Cry Wolf (1983)
Night Caller from Outer Space / Blood Beast from Outer Space (1965)
Night of the Demon / Curse of the Demon (1957)
On the Beach (1959)
Picnic on the Grass (1959)
Piranha (1978)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Revenge of the Creature (1955)
Shining Victory (1941)
Story of Louis Pasteur, The (1936)
Swarm, The (1978)
Thing (From Another World), The (1951)
This Island Earth (1955)
Torn Curtain (1966)
Transatlantic Tunnel / Tunnel, The (1935)
20 Million Miles to Earth (1957)
Werewolf of London (1935)


Search
SearchAgainst All Odds (1984)
Alice in the Cities (1974)
Black Cauldron, The (1985)
Bunny Lake is Missing (1965)
Chan is Missing (1982)
Charles: Dead or Alive (1969)
Circle of Iron (1978)
Cry of the Hunted (1953)
Escape (1940)
Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
48 Hrs. (1982)
Golden Voyage of Sinbad, The (1974)
Hardcore (1979)
Harp of Burma (1956)
In Search of the Castaways (1962)
Journey of Natty Gann, The (1985)
King Solomon’s Mines (1937)
Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
Little Princess, The (1939)
Madigan (1968)
Man Who Knew Too Much, The (1934)
Man Who Knew Too Much, The (1956)
Marlowe (1969)
Missing (1982)
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1974)
Orphans of the Storm (1921)
Out of the Past (1947)
Panic in the Streets (1950)
Paris, Texas (1984)
Pee-wee’s Big Adventure (1985)
Psycho (1960)
Psych-Out (1968)
Riders of the Purple Sage (1925)
Ritz, The (1976)
Rose-Marie (1936)
Satan Met a Lady (1936)
Search, The (1948)
Searchers, The (1956)
Seven Days to Noon (1950)
Seventh Victim, The (1943)
She (1935)
She (1965)
Slave of the Cannibal God (1978)
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
Stray Dog (1949)
Tarzan the Fearless (1933)
Tarzan’s Greatest Adventure (1959)
Tarzan’s New York Adventure (1942)
Trader Horn (1931)
Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
True Grit (1969)
Watership Down (1978)


Serial Killers
Serial KillersAbominable Dr. Phibes, The (1971)
Among the Living (1941)
And Soon the Darkness (1970)
Angel (1984)
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
Badlands (1973)
Baron Blood (1972)
Berserk! (1967)
Black Christmas/Silent Night, Evil Night/Stranger in the House (1974)
Blood and Black Lace (1964)
Blood Feast (1963)
Blue Sunshine (1977)
Bluebeard (1944)
Brute Man, The (1946)
Bucket of Blood, A (1959)
Color Me Blood Red (1965)
Crimes of Passion (1984)
Cruising (1980)
Dementia 13 / Haunted and the Hunted, The (1963)
Deranged (1974)
Dirty Harry (1971)
Dr. Jekyll & Sister Hyde (1971)
Doctor of Doom / Luchadoras Contra el Medico Resino, Las (1963)
Doctor X (1932)
Driller Killer, The (1979)
Drive-In Massacre (1976)
Eating Raoul (1982)
Exterminating Angel, The (1962)
Fade to Black (1980)
Fear City (1984)
Frenzy (1972)
Gore Gore Girls, The (1972)
Gruesome Twosome, The (1967)
Hangover Square (1945)
Haunts (1977)
He Knows You’re Alone (1980)
Hitch-Hiker, The (1953)
Homebodies (1974)
Honeymoon Killers, The (1970)
House That Screamed, The (1970)
I Dismember Mama (1972)
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)
Leopard Man, The (1943)
Lodger, The (1927)
Lodger, The (1944)
Lost One, The / Der Verlorene (1951)
Lured (1947)
M (1931)
Manhunter (1986)
Monsieur Verdoux (1947)
Ms. 45 / Angel of Vengeance (1981)
Murder by Decree (1979)
Nightmare on Elm Street, A (1985)
No Way to Treat a Lady (1968)
Peeping Tom (1960)
Phantom of the Opera, The (1925)
Pink Flamingos (1972)
Possession of Joel Delaney, The (1972)
Psycho II (1983)
Screaming Mimi (1958)
Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
Slumber Party Massacre, The (1982)
Sniper, The (1952)
Snuff (1976)
Spiral Staircase, The (1945)
Stepfather, The (1987)
Strangler, The (1964)
Student Bodies (1981)
Study in Terror, A (1965)
Sudden Impact (1983)
Targets (1968)
Terror Train (1980)
Theatre of Blood (1973)
Tightrope (1984)
Time After Time (1979)
Toolbox Murders, The (1978)
Undertaker and His Pals, The (1966)
Vengeance is Mine (1979)
While the City Sleeps (1956)
Who is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978)
Zombie Island Massacre (1984)


Servants, Maids, and Housekeepers
ServantsBlack Girl/La Noire De… (1966)
Cluny Brown (1946)
Diary of a Chambermaid, The (1946)
Diary of a Chambermaid (1964)
Farmer’s Daughter, The (1947)
5 Fingers (1952)
Servant, The (1963)
Spiral Staircase, The (1945)


Settlers
SettlersBallad of Cable Hogue, The (1970)
Bend of the River (1952)
Big Trail, The (1930)
Cimarron (1931)
Cimarron (1960)
Covered Wagon, The (1923)
Devil’s Doorway (1950)
Dodge City (1939)
Naughty Marietta (1935)
Oklahoma Kid, The (1939)
Shane (1953)
Tumbleweeds (1925)
Wagon Master (1950)
Westerner, The (1940)
Westward the Women (1951)


Sexual Liberation
Sexual LiberationDeep Throat (1972)
Devil in Miss Jones, The (1973)
Ecstasy (1933)
Lovers, The (1958)
I Like to Watch / Caballero (1984)
Resurrection of Eve, The (1973)
Roommates (1980)
Taboo (1980)
WR: Mysteries of the Organism (1971)


Sexual Repression
RepulsionL’Age D’Or (1930)
Belle De Jour (1967)
Cat People (1942)
Devils, The (1971)
Haunts (1977)
House That Screamed, The (1970)
Lonely Hearts (1981)
Marnie (1964)
Night Games (1980)
Peyton Place (1957)
Reflections in a Golden Eye (1967)
Repulsion (1965)
Resurrection of Eve, The (1973)
Splendor in the Grass (1961)


Sexuality
SexualityA Nos Amours (1984)
Alvin Purple / Sex Therapist, The (1973)
…And God Created Woman / And Woman… Was Created (1957)
Baby Doll (1956)
Belle De Jour (1967)
Beneath the Valley of the Ultravixens (1979)
Bilitis (1977)
Blue Lagoon, The (1980)
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969)
Body Heat (1981)
Carnal Knowledge (1971)
Chapman Report, The (1962)
Coming Home (1978)
Confessions of a Window Cleaner (1974)
Crimes of Passion (1984)
Deep End (1971)
Devil’s Playground, The (1976)
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex (But Were Afraid to Ask) (1972)
Explosive Generation, The (1961)
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Group Marriage (1972)
I Am Curious: Yellow (1967)
Immoral Tales (1974)
Is There Sex After Death? (1971)
Kagi / The Key / Odd Obsession (1959)
Knack… and How to Get It, The (1965)
Last Tango in Paris, The (1973)
Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977)
Lorna (1964)
Magic Garden of Stanley Sweetheart, The (1970)
Menage (1986)
Midsummer Night’s Sex Comedy, A (1982)
9 1/2 Weeks
Ode to Billy Joe (1976)
Our Time / Death of Her Innocence (1974)
Pandora’s Box / Lulu (1929)
Picnic on the Grass (1959)
Story of O, The (1975)
Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971)
Taxi Zum Klo (1981)
Thundercrack! (1975)
Unmarried Woman, An (1978)
Where the Boys Are (1960)
Wicker Man, The (1973)
Women in Love (1970)


Shakespeare
ShakespeareDouble Life, A (1947)
Henry V (1945)
Julius Caesar (1953)
King Lear (1970)
Macbeth (1971)
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A (1935)
Othello (1955, d: Orson Welles)
Othello (1955, d: Laurence Olivier)
Richard III (1956)
Romeo and Juliet (1936)
Romeo and Juliet (1966)
Shakespeare Wallah (1965)
Tempest (1982)
Theatre of Blood (1973)


Sheriffs and Marshals
Sheriff's BadgeBadman’s Country (1958)
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Cherry, Harry & Raquel! (1969)
Coogan’s Bluff (1968)
Death of a Gunfighter (1969)
Destry Rides Again (1939)
Dodge City (1939)
Edge of Eternity (1959)
Flamingo Road (1949)
Greatest Story Ever Told, The (1965)
Gunslinger (1956)
Heaven’s Gate (1980)
High Noon (1952)
My Little Chickadee (1940)
Rio Bravo (1959)
Run for Cover (1955)
Six of a Kind (1934)
Support Your Local Sheriff (1969)
Tattered Dress, The (1957)
Wichita (1955)


Sherlock Holmes Films
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The (1939)
Hound of the Baskervilles, The (1939)
Hound of the Baskervilles, The (1959)
Murder by Decree (1979)
My Darling Clementine (1946)
Private Life of Sherlock Holmes, The (1970)
Scarlet Claw, The (1944)
Seven-Per-Cent Solution, The (1976)
Sherlock Holmes (1932)
Study in Terror, A (1965)
Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)


Showgirls
ShowgirlApplause (1929)
Big Street, The (1942)
Canary Murder Case (1929)
Floradora Girl, The (1930)
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Gold Diggers of 1933 (1933)
Great Ziegfeld, The (1936)
Merry Widow, The (1925)
Party Girl (1958)
Prince and the Showgirl, The (1957)
Ziegfeld Girl (1941)


Siblings
SiblingsBeau Geste (1939)
Black Girl (1972)
Charge of the Light Brigade, The (1936)
Cocaine Fiends, The (1936)
Cries and Whispers (1972)
Crimes of the Heart (1986)
Crowd Roars, The (1932)
Dance, Fools, Dance (1931)
East of Eden (1955)
Enfants Terribles, Les (1949-50)
Entertaining Mr. Sloane (1970)
Fists in the Pocket (1965)
4D Man (1959)
Four Daughters (1938)
Four Men and a Prayer (1938)
Godfather, The (1972)
Godfather, Part II, The (1974)
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
Hatful of Rain, A (1957)
Homicidal (1961)
House by the River, The (1950)
House of Strangers (1949)
In This Our Life (1942)
Interiors (1978)
King of Marvin Gardens, The (1972)
Little Foxes, The (1941)
Little Women (1933)
Love Me Tender (1956)
Mafu Cage, The (1978)
On the Waterfront (1954)
Orphans of the Storm (1921)
Our Mother’s House (1967)
Paranoiac (1963)
Peppermint Soda (1977)
Royal Wedding (1951)
Rumble Fish (1983)
Sabrina (1954)
Spirit of the Beehive, The (1973)
Strange Brew (1983)
Sullivans, The / The Fighting Sullivans (1944)
Two English Girls / Deux Anglaises et le Continent, Le (1971)
Uncle Harry / The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry (1945)
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
Winchester ’73 (1950)
Written on the Wind (1956)


Singers
SingersBelle of the Nineties (1934)
Blue Angel, The (1930)
Bound for Glory (1976)
Bus Stop/Wrong Kind of Girl, The (1956)
Cabaret (1972)
Chained for Life (1950)
Coal Miner’s Daughter (1980)
Darling Lili (1970)
Diva (1981)
Evergreen (1934)
Groupies (1970)
Helen Morgan Story, The (1957)
I Could Go on Singing (1963)
Jazz Singer, The (1927)
Janis (1974)
King Creole (1958)
Love Me or Leave Me (1955)
Loving You (1957)
Luna (1979)
Mississippi (1935)
New York, New York (1977)
One Night of Love (1934)
Romance on the High Seas (1948)
San Francisco (1936)
Say Amen, Somebody (1982)
Streets of Fire (1984)
Victor / Victoria (1982)
Vivacious Lady (1938)
Woman’s Secret, A (1949)
Your Cheatin’ Heart (1964)


Single Mothers
Single MothersAlice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore (1974)
Aparajito (1956)
Applause (1929)
Atlantic City (1980)
Blonde Venus, The (1932)
Bunny Lake is Missing (1965)
Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds, The (1972)
Enormous Changes at the Last Minute (1985)
Entity, The (1983)
Exorcist, The (1973)
Female Trouble (1974)
Kansas City Bomber (1972)
Lady for a Day (1933)
Luna (1979)
Mildred Pierce (1945)
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch (1934)
Norma Rae (1979)
Olvidados, Los/Young and the Damned, The (1950)
Peyton Place (1957)
Pilgrimage (1933)
Places in the Heart (1984)
Pretty Baby (1978)
Raggedy Man (1981)
Stella Dallas (1937)
Street Love / Scarred (1984)
Suddenly (1954)
Taboo (1980)
Terminator, The (1984)
World According to Garp, The (1982)


Slavery
SlaveryAdventures of Robinson Crusoe / Robinson Crusoe (1952)
Ben-Hur (1959)
Birth of a Nation, The (1915)
Captain Blood (1935)
Confessions of an Opium Eater (1962)
Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, A (1966)
Gone With the Wind (1939)
Island of Lost Souls, The (1933)
Kongo (1932)
Land of the Pharaohs (1955)
Last Days of Pompeii, The (1935)
Planet of the Apes (1968)
Quo Vadis? (1912)
Robe, The (1953)
Roman Scandals (1933)
Sansho, the Bailiff (1954)
Santa Fe Trail (1940)
Sea Hawk, The (1940)
Spartacus (1960)
Tamango (1958)
Ten Commandments, The (1956)
Unconquered (1947)
Vikings, The (1958)
Zardoz (1974)


Small Town America
Small Town AmericaAlice Adams (1935)
Baby Blue Marine (1976)
Beneath the Valley of the Ultravixens (1979)
Best Years of Our Lives, The (1946)
Birch Interval (1976)
Birds, The (1963)
Blob, The (1958)
Cold Turkey (1971)
Come Back to the 5 and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (1982)
Dr. Bull (1933)
Face of Fire (1959)
Flamingo Road (1949)
Friendly Persuasion (1956)
Gremlins (1984)
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)
Has Anybody Seen My Gal? (1952)
Honky Tonk Freeway (1981)
Human Comedy, The (1943)
I Want You (1951)
Independence Day (1983)
It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)
Kings Row (1942)
Last Picture Show, The (1971)
Love Finds Andy Hardy (1938)
Magnificent Ambersons, The (1942)
Man Who Came to Dinner, The (1942)
Miracle of Morgan’s Creek, The (1944)
My Son John (1952)
Naked Kiss, The (1965)
Ode to Billy Joe (1976)
Our Town (1940)
Our Vines Have Tender Grapes (1945)
Pete’s Dragon (1977)
Peyton Place (1957)
Picnic (1955)
Pollyanna (1960)
Popeye (1980)
Raggedy Man (1981)
Red Dawn (1984)
7 Faces of Dr. Lao (1964)
Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
Shaggy Dog, The (1959)
Sitting Pretty (1948)
Smile (1975)
Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
Storm Warning (1951)
Stranger, The (1946)
Suddenly (1954)
Theodora Goes Wild (1936)
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
Trouble with Girls, The (1969)
True Stories (1986)
Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie (1952)
Wild One, The (1953)


Social Climbers
SocialClimbersAlice Adams (1935)
American Tragedy, An (1932)
Becky Sharp (1935)
Beyond the Forest (1949)
Born to Kill (1947)
Caddyshack (1980)
Caught (1949)
Diary of a Chambermaid, The (1946)
Dinner at Eight (1933)
Footsteps in the Fog (1955)
Forever Amber (1947)
Gentleman Jim (1942)
Girl from Missouri, The (1934)
Goddess, The (1958)
Great Expectations (1946)
I’m No Angel (1933)
Kipps (1941)
Lady Windermere’s Fan (1925)
Little Giant, The (1933)
Madame Bovary (1949)
Mannequin (1937)
Mephisto (1981)
Mildred Pierce (1945)
Nana (1934)
Nightmare Alley (1947)
Private Affairs of Bel Ami, The (1947)
Quick Millions (1931)
Rasputin and the Empress (1932)
Room at the Top (1959)
Slight Case of Murder, A (1938)
Spetters (1980)
Stella Dallas (1937)
Summer Storm (1944)
Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957)
Xica / Xica da Silva (1976)


Soldiers
SoldiersAll Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
Attack! (1956)
Baker’s Wife, The (1938)
Battleground (1949)
Beau Geste (1939)
Between Heaven and Hell (1956)
Big Parade, The (1925)
Big Red One, The (1980)
Bridge, The (1959)
Clock, The (1945)
Cranes Are Flying, The (1959)
Crossfire (1947)
Dirty Dozen, The (1967)
Duellists, The (1977)
From Here to Eternity (1953)
Gallipoli (1981)
Gang’s All Here, The (1943)
Good Fight, The (1984)
Great Locomotive Chase, The (1956)
Green Berets, The (1968)
Gunga Din (1939)
Harp of Burma (1956)
Hasty Heart, The (1949)
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
Home of the Brave (1949)
How I Won the War (1967)
Journey’s End (1930)
Latino (1985)
Lives of a Bengal Lancer, The (1935)
Naked and the Dead, The (1958)
Objective, Burma! (1945)
Pilgrimage (1933)
Sad Sack, The (1957)
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949)
Search, The (1948)
Soldier Girls (1981)
Steel Helmet, The (1950)
Walk in the Sun, A (1945)
What Price Glory (1926)
You’ll Never Get Rich (1941)


South and Central America
South AmericaAguirre, the Wrath of God (1972)
Bananas (1971)
Beyond the Limit (1983)
Black Orpheus (1959)
Down Argentine Way (1940)
Latino (1985)
Love and Money (1982)
Missing (1982)
Only Angels Have Wings (1939)
Road to Rio (1947)
Salvador (1986)
State of Siege (1973)
Three Caballeros, The (1944)
Under Fire (1983)
Why Worry? (1923)


South Sea Islands
South Sea IslandsBeachcomber, The / Vessel of Wrath (1938)
Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla (1952)
Bird of Paradise (1932)
Cobra Woman (1944)
Hurricane, The (1937)
Pardon My Sarong (1942)
Rain (1932)
Son of Fury (1942)
Tabu (1931)
Weird Woman (1944)


Space Exploration
Space ExplorationCat Women of the Moon (1953)
Conquest of Space (1955)
Countdown (1968)
First Men in the Moon (1964)
Forbidden Planet (1956)
From the Earth to the Moon (1958)
Planet of the Vampires (1965)
Right Stuff, The (1983)
Road to Hong Kong, The (1962)
Rocketship X-M (1950)
Voyage to the Planet of Prehistoric Women (1968)


Space Opera
Space OperaBattle Beyond the Stars (1980)
Dark Star (1975)
Destroy All Monsters! (1968)
Empire Strikes Back, The (1980)
Galaxina (1980)
Moonraker (1979)
Return of the Jedi (1983)
Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
Star Wars (1977)


Spanish Civil War
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
Good Fight, The (1984)
To Die in Madrid (1963)


Spies
SpiesBlack Windmill, The (1974)
Casino Royale (1967)
Cloak and Dagger (1946)
Confessions of a Nazi Spy (1939)
Conversation, The (1974)
Creature From the Haunted Sea (1961)
Dark Journey (1937)
Darling Lili (1970)
Deadly Affair, The (1967)
Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
Dishonored (1931)
Disraeli (1929)
Dr. No (1962)
Duck Soup (1933)
Errand Boy, The (1961)
Eye of the Needle (1981)
Falcon and the Snowman, The (1985)
Fire Over England (1937)
First Comes Courage (1943)
5 Fingers (1952)
Five Graves to Cairo (1943)
Footlight Parade (1933)
For Your Eyes Only (1981)
Foreign Correspondent (1940)
From Russia With Love (1963)
General, The (1926)
Goldfinger (1964)
Great Locomotive Chase, The (1956)
House on 92nd Street, The (1945)
Knock on Wood (1954)
Lady Vanishes, The (1938)
Live and Let Die (1973)
Man With the Golden Gun, The (1974)
Ministry of Fear (1944)
Moonraker (1979)
My Favorite Blonde (1942)
My Favorite Spy (1951)
My Son John (1952)
Never Say Never Again (1983)
Nick Carter, Master Detective (1939)
North by Northwest (1959)
Notorious (1946)
Octopussy (1983)
Odette (1950)
On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969)
Pickup on South Street (1953)
President’s Analyst, The (1967)
Road to Hong Kong, The (1962)
Saboteur (1942)
Secret Agent (1936)
Shack Out on 101 (1955)
Shaggy Dog, The (1959)
Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Stalag 17 (1953)
Tamarind Seed, The (1974)
13 Frightened Girls (1963)
39 Steps, The (1935)
This Gun For Hire (1942)
Thunderball (1965)
To Be or Not to Be (1942)
Torn Curtain (1966)
View to a Kill, A (1985)
Virginia City (1940)
What’s Up, Tiger Lily? (1966)
You Only Live Twice (1967)


Spinsters
SpinstersHaunting, The (1963)
Heiress, The (1949)
Now, Voyager (1942)
Old Maid, The (1939)
Quality Street (1937)
Rachel, Rachel (1968)
Rainmaker, The (1956)
Stevie (1978)
Summer and Smoke (1961)


Sports
SportsBad News Bears, The (1976)
Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings, The (1976)
College (1927)
Endless Summer, The (1966)
Go, Man, Go! (1954)
Heart Like a Wheel (1983)
Hustler, The (1961)
Ice Castles (1978)
Kansas City Bomber (1972)
Last American Hero, The / Hard Driver (1973)
Man’s Favorite Sport? (1964)
North Dallas Forty (1979)
Olympiad, The/Olympia (1936)
One on One (1977)
Pat and Mike (1952)
Personal Best (1982)
Pumping Iron (1977)
Slap Shot (1977)
Wee Geordie (1955)


Spousal Abuse
Domestic ViolenceDiabolique/Diaboliques, Les/Fiends, The (1955)
Gaslight (1944)
Greed (1924)
Independence Day (1983)
Mud Honey/Rope of Flesh (1965)
Petulia (1968)
Phantom Carriage, The (1921)
Strada, La (1954)


Stalkers
StalkersCape Fear (1962)
Daddy’s Gone A-Hunting (1969)
Remember My Name (1978)


Star-Crossed Lovers
Romeo and JulietAffair to Remember, An (1957)
Algiers (1938)
Annie Hall (1977)
Back Street (1932)
Brief Encounter (1945)
Call of the Wild (1935)
Camille (1936)
Casablanca (1942)
Cleopatra (1934)
Cleopatra (1963)
Crazy-Quilt, The (1966)
Dark Journey (1937)
Day in the Country, A / Partie de Campagne (1936)
Death Takes a Holiday (1934)
Ghost and Mrs. Muir, The (1947)
Gone With the Wind (1939)
Gunslinger (1956)
History is Made at Night (1937)
Hitler’s Children (1943)
Hold Your Man (1933)
In Name Only (1939)
Intermezzo (1936)
Intermezzo (1939)
Killer’s Kiss (1955)
Letter From an Unknown Woman (1948)
Love Affair (1939)
Merry Widow, The (1925)
Midsummer Night’s Dream, A (1935)
Nana (1934)
One Way Passage (1932)
Pandora and the Flying Dutchman (1951)
Panic in Needle Park, The (1971)
Perfect Couple, A (1979)
Portrait of Jennie (1949)
Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex, The (1939)
Random Harvest (1942)
Romeo and Juliet (1936)
Romeo and Juliet (1966)
Scarlet Letter, The (1926)
Somewhere in Time (1980)
Star is Born, A (1937)
Steamboat Bill, Jr. (1928)
Sun Also Rises, The (1957)
Tabu (1931)
That Hamilton Woman/Lady Hamilton (1941)
Vivacious Lady (1938)
Voice in the Wind, A (1944)
Waterloo Bridge (1940)
Wedding March, The (1928)
West Side Story (1961)
Woman of Paris, A (1923)
Wuthering Heights (1939)
Wuthering Heights (1954)
Wuthering Heights (1970)
You Only Live Once (1937)


Strippers
Cold Wind in August, A (1961)
Gore Gore Girls, The (1972)
Stripper, The (1963)


Strong Females
Strong FemaleAlien (1979)
Aliens (1986)
All the Marbles / California Dolls, The (1981)
Annie Oakley (1935)
Barbarella (1968)
Barbary Coast (1935)
Becky Sharp (1935)
Bedlam (1946)
Below the Belt (1980)
Berserk! (1967)
Bonnie Parker Story, The (1958)
Caged Heat (1974)
China 9, Liberty 37 (1978)
China Syndrome, The (1979)
Christopher Strong (1933)
Cleopatra (1934)
Cleopatra Jones and the Casino of Gold (1975)
Craig’s Wife (1936)
Daughters of Darkness (1971)
Desperate Living (1977)
Dishonored (1931)
Doctor of Doom / Luchadoras Contra el Medico Resino, Las (1963)
Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
Flamingo Road (1949)
Flight for Freedom (1943)
Fly, The (1958)
Forty Guns (1957)
Four Men and a Prayer (1938)
Gator Bait (1974)
Gauntlet, The (1977)
Giant (1956)
Gloria (1980)
Gone With the Wind (1939)
Goodbye, New York (1985)
Gunslinger (1956)
His Girl Friday (1940)
Hitler’s Children (1943)
Hobson’s Choice (1954)
I Am Curious: Yellow (1967)
‘I Know Where I’m Going!’ (1945)
I Want to Live! (1958)
Ilsa, Harem Keeper for the Oil Sheiks (1976)
Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS (1973)
Inn of the Sixth Happiness, The (1958)
Johnny Guitar (1954)
Kansas City Bomber (1972)
King and I, The (1956)
Kitty Foyle (1940)
Kriemhild’s Revenge / Kriemhild’s Rache / She-Devil, The (1924)
Lady in Red, The / Guns, Sin and Bathtub Gin (1979)
Little Women (1933)
Lola Montes / Sins of Lola Montes, The (1955)
Love Parade, The (1929)
Lovin’ Molly (1974)
Lured (1947)
Maisie (1939)
Marked Woman (1937)
Marriage of Maria Braun, The (1978)
Mildred Pierce (1945)
Miracle Worker, The (1962)
Mrs. Miniver (1942)
Moon is Blue, The (1953)
My Brilliant Career (1979)
National Velvet (1944)
Naughty Marietta (1935)
Norma Rae (1979)
Out of Africa (1985)
Paleface, The (1948)
Personal Services (1987)
Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The (1969)
Private Benjamin (1980)
Private Lives of Elizabeth and Essex, The (1939)
Queen Christina (1933)
Ramrod (1947)
Rancho Notorious (1952)
Rosa Luxemburg (1987)
Salt of the Earth (1954)
Scarlet Empress, The (1934)
Seven Women (1966)
Shanghai Express (1932)
She (1935)
She’s Gotta Have It (1986)
Siegfried / Siegfried’s Tod (1924)
Song of Bernadette, The (1943)
Spoilers, The (1942)
Supergirl (1984)
Take Me Out to the Ball Game (1949)
Terminator, The (1984)
Tess (1979)
Tootsie (1982)
True Grit (1969)
Unmarried Woman, An (1978)
Wild River (1960)
Wild Women of Wongo, The (1958)
Woman of the Year (1942)
Women, The (1939)
Women in Love (1970)
Wrestling Women vs. the Aztec Mummy, The (1964)
Xica / Xica da Silva (1976)


Submarines
SubmarinesBedford Incident, The (1965)
Boot, Das/Boat, The (1982)


Suffering Mothers
Stella DallasImitation of Life (1934)
Imitation of Life (1959)
Madame X (1966)
Mildred Pierce (1945)
My Son John (1952)
Old Maid, The (1939)
Stella Dallas (1937)


Suicide
Suicide3Angels Over Broadway (1940)
Apartment, The (1960)
Devil in Miss Jones, The (1973)
Docks of New York, The (1928)
Harold and Maude (1971)
It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)
Limelight (1952)
Mishima (1985)
Wetherby (1985)


Summer Camp
Summer CampFriday the 13th (1980)
Little Darlings (1980)
Meatballs (1979)
Parent Trap, The (1961)


Superheroes
SuperheroesAdventures of Buckaroo Bonzai Across the Eighth Dimension, The (1984)
Doc Savage: The Man of Bronze (1975)
Ghostbusters (1984)
Infra-Man (1976)
Judex (1963)
Mark of Zorro, The (1920)
Supergirl (1984)
Superman (1978)
Superman II (1980)
Superman III (1983)
Twice Upon a Time (1983)


Supernatural Powers
Supernatural PowersBrother From Another Planet, The (1984)
Carrie (1976)
Clash of the Titans (1981)
Dead Zone, The (1983)
Don’t Look Now (1973)
Firestarter (1983)
4D Man (1959)
Fury, The (1978)
Hercules (1958)
Hercules/Hercules Goes Bananas/Hercules in New York (1969)
I Bury the Living (1958)
Immoral Mr. Teas, The (1959)
Kirlian Witness, The (1979)
Last Wave, The (1977)
Live and Let Die (1973)
Man Who Could Work Miracles, The (1936)
Power, The (1968)
Resurrection (1980)
Shining, The (1980)
Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
X: The Man With the X-Ray Eyes (1963)


Surfers
BeachBig Wednesday (1978)
California Dreaming (1979)
Endless Summer, The (1966)
Gidget (1959)


Surrealism
SurrealismL’Age D’Or (1930)
Belle De Jour (1967)
Blood of a Poet, The/Sang D’Un Poéte, Le (1930)
Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie, The (1972)
Eraserhead (1977)
If… (1969)
Joanna (1968)
Mondo Trasho (1969)
Simon of the Desert (1965)
Zéro de Conduite/Zero for Conduct (1933)


Survival
SurvivalAdventures of Robinson Crusoe/Robinson Crusoe (1952)
Adventures of the Wilderness Family, The (1975)
Alien (1979)
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
Angel (1984)
Bad Company (1972)
Best Boy (1979)
Big Red One, The (1980)
Blue Lagoon, The (1949)
Blue Lagoon, The (1980)
Boot, Das/Boat, The (1982)
Chang (1927)
Dawn of the Dead (1979)
Day the World Ended (1956)
Deliverance (1972)
Dersu Uzala (1975)
Dozens, The (1981)
El Norte (1983)
Fires on the Plain (1959)
Five (1951)
Five Came Back (1939)
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
In Which We Serve (1942)
Incredible Journey, The (1963)
Incredible Shrinking Man, The (1957)
Last Man on Earth, The (1964)
Legend of the Lost (1957)
Lifeboat (1944)
Living Desert, The (1953)
Lord of the Flies (1963)
Lost Patrol, The (1934)
Male and Female (1919)
Man of Aran (1934)
Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch (1934)
Mysterious Island (1961)
Naked Prey, The (1966)
Nanook of the North (1922)
Navigator, The (1924)
Night of the Comet (1984)
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Northwest Passage (1940)
Our Mother’s House (1967)
Panic in Year Zero (1962)
Papillon (1973)
Poseidon Adventure, The (1972)
River of No Return (1954)
Road Warrior, The / Max Mad 2 (1981)
Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964)
Sands of the Kalahari (1965)
Savage Innocents, The (1960)
Secret of NIMH, The (1982)
Slime People, The (1963)
Southern Comfort (1981)
Southerner, The (1945)
Streetwise (1984)
Swiss Family Robinson (1960)
Terminal Island (1973)
Testament (1983)
Three Godfathers (1948)
Vagabond (1986)
When Worlds Collide (1951)
Where the Lilies Bloom (1974)
World, the Flesh, and the Devil, The (1959)
Yearling, The (1946)


Talking Animals
DumboAnimal Farm (1954)
Bambi (1942)
Dumbo (1941)
Hoppity Goes to Town/Mr. Bug Goes to Town (1941)
Jonathan Livingston Seagull (1973)
Koko: Talking Gorilla (1978)
Lady and the Tramp (1955)
One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961)
Pinocchio (1940)
Secret of NIMH, The (1982)
Shaggy Dog, The (1959)
Watership Down (1978)


Tarzan Films
Greystoke The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984)
Tarzan and His Mate (1934)
Tarzan Escapes (1936)
Tarzan Finds a Son (1939)
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1932)
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981)
Tarzan the Fearless (1933)
Tarzan the Magnificent (1960)
Tarzan’s Greatest Adventure (1959)
Tarzan’s New York Adventure (1942)
Tarzan’s Secret Treasure (1941)


Teachers
TeacherAnna and the King of Siam (1946)
Blackboard Jungle (1955)
Blue Angel, The (1930)
Child is Waiting, A (1963)
Corn is Green, The (1945)
Diabolique/Diaboliques, Les/Fiends, The (1955)
Explosive Generation, The (1961)
Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939)
King and I, The (1956)
Koko: Talking Gorilla (1978)
Looking for Mr. Goodbar (1977)
Miracle Worker, The (1962)
Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The (1969)
Rachel, Rachel (1968)
Student Teachers, The (1973)
Taxi Zum Klo (1981)
These Three (1936)
Unman, Wittering, and Zigo (1971)
Why Shoot the Teacher (1977)
Wild Child, The (1970)


Teenagers
TeensAll the Right Moves (1983)
American Graffiti (1973)
And Soon the Darkness (1970)
Baby It’s You (1983)
Bad Girl (1956)
Beach Party (1963)
Blob, The (1958)
Boy Who Could Fly, The (1986)
Breakfast Club, The (1985)
Bridge, The (1959)
Christiane F. (1981)
Cool and the Crazy, The (1958)
Cooley High (1975)
Creepers (1985)
Deep End (1971)
Explosive Generation, The (1961)
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Foxes (1980)
Friday the 13th (1980)
Gidget (1959)
Gregory’s Girl (1981)
Halloween (1978)
High School Confidential (1958)
I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)
I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1957)
If… (1969)
Jeremy (1973)
Ladies and Gentlemen: The Fabulous Stains (1981)
Last Picture Show, The (1971)
Last Summer (1969)
Little Darlings (1980)
Little Romance, A (1979)
Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner, The / Rebel With a Cause (1962)
Lord Love a Duck (1966)
Nightmare on Elm Street, A (1985)
Nobody Waved Goodbye (1965)
Out of It (1969)
Over the Edge (1979)
Peyton Place (1957)
Picnic at Hanging Rock (1975)
Pom Pom Girls, The (1976)
Porky’s (1982)
Pretty in Pink (1986)
Puberty Blues (1981)
Rebel Without a Cause (1955)
Risky Business (1983)
River’s Edge (1986)
Rock, Rock, Rock! (1956)
Sixteen Candles (1984)
Streetwise (1984)
Suburbia (1983)
Summer Place, A (1959)
T.A.M.I. Show, The (1964)
13 Frightened Girls (1963)
Valley Girl (1983)
WarGames (1983)
Wild Boys of the Road (1933)
Young Torless (1967)


Television
TelevisionFace in the Crowd, A (1957)
Groove Tube, The (1974)
Last Angry Man, The (1959)
Ten From Your Show of Shows (1973)
Tunnelvision (1976)
Twonky, The (1953)


Tennessee Williams Adaptations
TennesseeCat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958)
Fugitive Kind, The (1959)
Night of the Iguana, The (1964)
Rose Tattoo, The (1955)
Streetcar Named Desire, A (1951)
Suddenly, Last Summer (1959)
Summer and Smoke (1961)
Sweet Bird of Youth (1962)


Terrorists
TerroristsBorn in Flames (1983)
Chinoise, La (1967)
Cry Terror! (1958)
Nighthawks (1981)
Sabotage (1936)


Thieves and Criminals
ThievesAfter the Fox (1966)
Algiers (1938)
Amazing Doctor Clitterhouse, The (1938)
Bad Company (1972)
Band of Outsiders / Bande A Part (1964)
Beggars of Life (1928)
Blood Money (1933)
Burglar, The (1957)
Charley Varrick (1973)
Cocoanuts, The (1929)
Colorado Territory (1949)
Desire (1936)
Dirty Little Billy (1972)
$ (1971)
Family Plot (1976)
Female Trouble (1974)
Friends of Eddie Coyle, The (1973)
Going Places (1974)
Grand Hotel (1932)
How to Steal a Million (1966)
If I Were King (1938)
It’s In the Bag! (1945)
Jamaica Inn (1939)
Jesse James Meets Frankenstein’s Daughter (1966)
Kansas City Confidential (1952)
Ladykillers, The (1955)
Lavender Hill Mob, The (1950)
Love Happy (1949)
Lower Depths, The / Bas-Fonds, Les (1936)
Marnie (1964)
Menage (1986)
Naked Dawn, The (1955)
Number Seventeen (1932)
Oliver! (1968)
Oliver Twist (1948)
Pepe Le Moko (1937)
Pickpocket (1959)
Pickup on South Street (1953)
Pink Panther, The (1964)
Raising Arizona (1987)
Rancho Deluxe (1975)
Secret Life of Walter Mitty, The (1947)
Son of Paleface (1952)
Superman II (1980)
Superman III (1983)
Sylvia Scarlett (1936)
Take the Money and Run (1969)
Thief (1981)
Thieves Like Us (1974)
Three Bad Men (1926)
Time Bandits (1981)
To Catch a Thief (1955)
To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Tom Thumb (1958)
Trouble in Paradise (1932)
Try and Get Me! / Sound of Fury, The (1951)
Who’s Minding the Mint? (1967)


Time Travel
Time TravelBack to the Future (1985)
Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court, A (1949)
I Married a Witch (1942)
Just Imagine (1930)
Peggy Sue Got Married (1986)
Roman Scandals (1933)
Slaughterhouse Five (1972)
Sleeper (1973)
Somewhere in Time (1980)
Terminator, The (1984)
Time After Time (1979)
Time Bandits (1981)
Time Machine, The (1960)
Twonky, The (1953)
Undead, The (1957)


Trains and Subways
TrainsAmerican Friend, The (1977)
Berlin Express (1948)
Bete Humaine, La (1938)
Cafe Express (1980)
Closely Watched Trains / Closely Observed Trains (1967)
Dutchman (1967)
Emperor of the North / Emperor of the North Pole (1973)
General, The (1926)
Great Locomotive Chase, The (1956)
Horror Express / Panic on the Trans-Siberian Express (1960)
Indiscretion of an American Wife (1953)
Iron Horse, The (1924)
Lady Vanishes, The (1938)
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Silver Streak (1976)
Taking of Pelham One Two Three, The (1974)
Terror Train (1980)
Twentieth Century
Union Pacific (1939)


Trapped
TrappedAssault on Precinct 13 (1976)
Cujo (1983)
Dawn of the Dead (1979)
Night of the Living Dead (1968)


Truckers
TruckersConvoy (1978)
Deadhead Miles (1972)
Every Which Way But Loose (1978)
Fighting Mad (1976)
Handle With Care / Citizens Band (1977)
They Drive By Night (1940)
Thieves Highway (1949)


Twins
TwinsAmong the Living (1941)
Basket Case (1982)
Black Room, The (1935)
Chained for Life (1950)
Cobra Woman (1944)
Dark Mirror, The (1946)
Man in the Iron Mask, The (1939)
Our Relations (1936)
Parent Trap, The (1961)
Sisters (1973)
Twins of Evil (1972)
Two-Faced Woman (1941)
Young Girls of Rochefort, The (1968)
Zorro, the Gay Blade (1981)


Tycoons
TycoonBig Clock, The (1948)
Citizen Kane (1941)
Power and the Glory, The (1933)
Ruthless (1948)


Undercover Cops and Agents
Undercover copsCase Against Brooklyn, The (1958)
Cruising (1980)
Jamaica Inn (1939)
Lured (1947)
Sabotage (1936)
She Done Him Wrong (1932)
Swamp Women (1955)
T-Men (1947)
Undercover Man, The (1949)
Vice Squad (1982)


Underdogs
UnderdogBelow the Belt (1980)
Boy Friend, The (1971)
Coca-Cola Kid, The (1985)
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
Freaks (1932)
Karate Kid, The (1984)
Last American Hero, The (1973)
Melvin and Howard (1980)
One on One (1977)
Revenge of the Nerds (1984)
Rocky (1976)
Set-Up, The (1949)


Unemployment
UnemploymentBerlin Alexanderplatz (1980)
Bicycle Thief, The / Bicycle Thieves (1948)
Grapes of Wrath, The (1940)
Harlan County U.S.A. (1976)
Little Man, What Now? (1934)
Lost in America (1985)
Luck of Ginger Coffey, The (1964)
Wild Boys of the Road (1933)
Wildrose (1984)


Untimely Death
Buddy HollyBuddy Holly Story, The (1978)
Carnival of Souls (1962)
Cornbread, Earl and Me (1975)
Fraternity Row (1977)
Heaven Can Wait (1978)
Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)
Legend of Lylah Clare, The (1968)
Murder of Fred Hampton, The (1971)
Resurrection (1980)
Scoundrel, The / Miracle on 49th Street (1935)
September 30, 1955 (1978)
Valentino (1977)


Vacation
BeachClaire’s Knee (1971)
Deliverance (1972)
Folks at Red Wolf Inn, The/Terror House (1972)
Last Holiday (1950)
Last Summer (1969)
Mr. Hulot’s Holiday (1953)
Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948)
Pauline at the Beach (1983)


Vampires
VampiresAbbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
Andy Warhol’s Dracula / Blood For Dracula (1974)
Billy the Kid vs. Dracula (1966)
Black Sabbath (1964)
Black Sunday (1960)
Blacula (1972)
Blood and Roses (1960)
Blood Bath (1966)
Brides of Dracula, The (1960)
Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter (1974)
Count Yorga, Vampire (1970)
Daughters of Darkness (1971)
Dr. Terror’s House of Horrors (1965)
Dracula (1931)
Dracula’s Daughter (1936)
Fearless Vampire Killers or: Pardon Me, But Your Teeth Are in My Neck, The (1967)
Fright Night (1985)
Grave of the Vampire/Seed of Terror (1974)
Horror of Dracula / Dracula (1958)
House of Dark Shadows (1970)
House of Dracula (1945)
House of Frankenstein (1944)
Kiss of the Vampire (1963)
Last Man on Earth, The (1964)
Lemora, the Lady Dracula (1973)
Love at First Bite (1979)
Lust for a Vampire / To Love a Vampire (1971)
Mark of the Vampire (1935)
Nosferatu (1922)
Nosferatu The Vampire/Nosferatu der Nacht (1979)
Not of This Earth (1957)
Rabid / Rage (1977)
Scars of Dracula (1970)
Son of Dracula (1943)
Twins of Evil (1972)
Vampire Circus (1972)
Vampire Lovers, The (1970)
Velvet Vampire, The / Cemetery Girls (1971)


Vaudeville and Burlesque
VaudevilleChained for Life (1950)
For Me and My Gal (1942)
Great Gabbo, The (1929)
Great Ziegfeld, The (1936)
Lady of Burlesque (1943)
Mother Wore Tights (1947)
Night They Raided Minsky’s, The (1968)
Seven Little Foys, The (1955)
There’s No Business Like Show Business (1954)
Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)


Veterans
VeteransBest Years of Our Lives, The (1946)
Block-Heads (1938)
Blue Dahlia, The (1946)
Ceiling Zero (1936)
Coming Home (1978)
Dead Reckoning (1947)
Deathdream / Night Walk, The / Dead of Night (1972)
Deer Hunter, The (1978)
Enchanted Cottage, The (1945)
Exterminator, The (1980)
First Blood (1982)
Five Against the House (1955)
Good Fight, The (1984)
Good Guys Wear Black (1978)
Goodbye, Columbus (1969)
Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)
Hatful of Rain, A (1957)
Hearts and Minds (1974)
Heroes for Sale (1933)
I Want You (1951)
Johnny Got His Gun (1971)
Kid Galahad (1962)
Let There Be Light (1948)
Lilith (1964)
Living in a Big Way (1947)
Love Me Tender (1956)
Manchurian Candidate, The (1962)
Men, The (1950)
Missing in Action (1984)
Niagara (1953)
Pride of the Marines (1945)
Random Harvest (1942)
Razor’s Edge, The (1946)
Ride the Pink Horse (1947)
Roaring Twenties, The (1939)
Shoot (1976)
Stray Dog (1949)
Stunt Man, The (1980)
Sun Also Rises, The (1957)
Sundays and Cybele (1962)
Taxi Driver (1976)
Three Comrades (1938)
Tracks (1976)
Westbound (1959)
White Christmas (1954)
Who’ll Stop the Rain? (1978)
Winter Soldier (1972)
Without Warning / It Came Without Warning (1980)


Vietnam War
Vietnam WarApocalypse Now (1979)
Coming Home (1978)
Deathdream / Night Walk, The / Dead of Night (1972)
Deer Hunter, The (1978)
Don’t Cry, It’s Only Thunder (1982)
Far from Vietnam (1967)
Full Metal Jacket (1987)
Green Berets, The (1968)
Hearts and Minds (1974)
In the Year of the Pig (1969)
Killing Fields, The (1984)
Losers, The (1970)
Missing in Action (1984)
Quiet American, The (1958)
Rambo First Blood Part II (1985)
Saint Jack (1979)
Who’ll Stop the Rain? (1978)
Winter Soldier (1972)


Vigilantes
VigilantesBlack Windmill, The (1974)
Captain Kronos: Vampire Hunter (1974)
Coogan’s Bluff (1968)
Death Wish (1974)
Exterminator, The (1980)
Hang ‘Em High (1968)
Joe (1970)
Magnum Force (1973)
Ms. 45 / Angel of Vengeance (1981)
Ox-Bow Incident, The (1943)
Sudden Impact (1983)
Taxi Driver (1976)


Village Life
Village LifeAu Hasard, Balthazar (1966)
Ballad of Narayama, The (1983)
Corbeau, Le / Crow, The / Raven, The / Little Town in France, A (1943)
Crime de Monsieur Lange, Le / Crime of Monsieur Lange, The (1935)
Distant Thunder (1973)
Local Hero (1983)
Seven Samurai / Magnificent Seven, The (1954)


Virginity
VirginityCheerleaders, The (1973)
Closely Watched Trains/Closely Observed Trains (1967)
Brewster McCloud (1970)
Carnal Knowledge (1971)
Hail Mary (1985)
Little Darlings (1980)
Murmur of the Heart (1971)
Our Time / Death of Her Innocence (1974)
Porky’s (1982)
Slumber Party 57 (1976)
Puberty Blues (1981)
Summer Place, A (1959)
That Obscure Object of Desire (1977)


Voodoo
Angel Heart (1987)
Burn, Witch, Burn! / Night of the Eagle (1962)
Dr. Terror’s House of Horrors (1965)
I Walked With a Zombie (1943)
Oblong Box, The (1969)
Plague of the Zombies, The (1966)
Weird Woman (1944)
White Zombie (1932)


Waterfront
Waterfront2Cesar (1936)
Clash By Night (1952)
Docks of New York, The (1928)
Fanny (1932)
Marius (1931)
Moon in the Gutter (1983)
On the Waterfront (1954)


Weddings
WeddingFather of the Bride (1950)
Italian Straw Hat, The (1928)
Lovers and Other Strangers (1970)
Philadelphia Story, The (1940)
Wedding, A (1978)
Wedding Party, The (1969)


Werewolves
WerewolvesAbbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
American Werewolf in London, An (1981)
Company of Wolves, The (1985)
Curse of the Werewolf, The (1961)
Dr. Terror’s House of Horrors (1965)
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)
Full Moon High (1981)
House of Dracula (1945)
Howling, The (1981)
I Was a Teenage Werewolf (1957)
Werewolf of London (1935)
Werewolf of Washington, The (1973)
Wolf Man, The (1941)


White Trash
White TrashAndy Warhol’s Bad / Bad (1971)
Baby Doll (1956)
Butterfly (1981)
Child Bride/Child Bride of the Ozarks (1938)
Pink Flamingos (1972)
Trash (1970)
Up! (1976)


Widows and Widowers
WidowsAll That Heaven Allows (1955)
Americanization of Emily, The (1964)
Beau Pere (1981)
Bride Wore Black, The (1968)
Changeling, The (1980)
Charade (1963)
Devil Commands, The (1941)
5 Fingers (1952)
From Noon Till Three (1976)
Gal Young ‘Un (1979)
Ghost and Mrs. Muir, The (1947)
Imitation of Life (1934)
In Name Only (1939)
Keeper of the Flame (1942)
Late Spring (1949)
Luna (1979)
Magnificent Obsession (1935)
Magnificent Obsession (1954)
Merry Widow, The (1925)
Merry Widow, The (1934)
My Cousin Rachel (1952)
Narrow Margin, The (1952)
Night of the Hunter, The (1955)
On Approval (1944)
Pawnbroker, The (1964)
Pilgrimage (1933)
Pit and the Pendulum, The (1961)
Private Benjamin (1980)
Rebecca (1940)
Rose Tattoo, The (1955)
Sailor Who Fell from Grace With the Sea, The (1976)
Secret of NIMH, The (1982)
Seven Little Foys, The (1955)
Sound of Music, The (1965)
Starman (1984)
Two Women (1960)
Wait Till the Sun Shines, Nellie (1952)
Who Slew Auntie Roo? (1971)


Winning Him/Her Back
His Girl FridayAwful Truth, The (1937)
Chilly Scenes of Winter (1982)
Follow the Fleet (1936)
His Girl Friday (1940)
Holiday Inn (1942)
Modern Romance (1981)
Morgan! / Morgan (A Suitable Case for Treatment) (1966)
Play Misty for Me (1971)
Two-Faced Woman (1941)
Windy City (1984)


Witches and Wizards
WitchesBell Book and Candle (1958)
Black Cauldron, The (1985)
Black Sunday (1960)
Bride of the Gorilla (1951)
Burn, Witch, Burn! / Night of the Eagle (1962)
Conqueror Worm, The / Witchfinder General, The (1968)
Devil’s Bride, The / Devil Rides Out, The (1968)
Dragonslayer (1981)
Excalibur (1981)
Golden Voyage of Sinbad, The (1974)
Haunted Palace, The (1963)
Horror Hotel / City of the Dead (1960)
How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965)
I Married a Witch (1942)
Jack the Giant Killer (1962)
Macbeth (1971)
Mark of the Devil (1970)
Raven, The (1963)
7th Voyage of Sinbad (1958)
She-Beast, The (1966)
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
Something Wicked This Way Comes (1983)
Supergirl (1984)
Suspiria (1977)
Undead, The (1957)
Witchcraft Through the Ages / Haxan (1922)
Witches of Eastwick, The (1987)
Wizard of Oz, The (1939)


Womanizers
WomanizerAlfie (1966)
Can Hieronymous Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? (1969)
Carnal Knowledge (1971)
Ceiling Zero (1936)
Crime without Passion (1934)
Dona Flor and her Two Husbands (1976)
Going Places (1974)
Heaven Can Wait (1943)
I Vitelloni (1953)
Knack… and How to Get It, The (1965)
Letter From an Unknown Woman (1948)
Love in the Afternoon (1957)
Loves of a Blonde (1965)
Man Who Loved Women, The (1977)
Merry Widow, The (1934)
Our Daily Bread / City Girl (1930)
Pandora’s Box / Lulu (1929)
Play Misty for Me (1971)
Private Affairs of Bel Ami, The (1947)
Prizefighter and the Lady, The (1933)
Reuben, Reuben (1983)
Scoundrel, The / Miracle on 49th Street (1935)
Seven Beauties (1976)
Shampoo (1975)
Talk Dirty to Me (1980)
They Knew What They Wanted (1940)
Three in the Attic (1968)
Way Down East (1920)
What’s New, Pussycat? (1965)
World of Henry Orient, The (1964)


Workplace Drama
WorkplaceNine to Five (1980)
Pajama Game, The (1957)
Wildrose (1984)


World Domination
World DominationBrain from Planet Arous, The (1958)
Cleopatra (1963)
Destroy All Monsters! (1968)
Dr. No (1962)
Earth Vs. the Flying Saucers (1956)
Face of Fu Manchu, The (1965)
Goldfinger (1964)
Great Dictator, The (1940)
Incredible Shrinking Woman, The (1981)
Infra-Man (1976)
Invisible Boy, The (1957)
It Conquered the World (1956)
Kronos (1957)
Man With the Golden Gun, The (1974)
Mask of Fu Manchu, The (1932)
Moonraker (1979)
Plan 9 From Outer Space/Grave Robbers From Outer Space (1956)
Robot Monster / Monsters From the Moon (1953)
Spy Who Loved Me, The (1977)
Strange Brew (1983)
Sun Never Sets, The (1939)
Supergirl (1984)
They Saved Hitler’s Brain / Madmen of Mendoras (1963)
Things to Come (1936)
This Island Earth (1955)
War of the Worlds, The (1953)


World War I
World War OneAfrican Queen, The (1951)
All Quiet on the Western Front (1930)
Arsenal (1929)
Big Parade, The (1925)
Black and White in Color (1976)
Damned, The (1969)
Dark Journey (1937)
Darling Lili (1970)
Dawn Patrol, The (1930)
Eagle and the Hawk, The (1933)
For Me and My Gal (1942)
Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, The (1921)
Grand Illusion / Grande Illusion, La (1937)
Hearts of the World (1918)
Johnny Got His Gun (1971)
Journey’s End (1930)
King of Hearts (1966)
Lost Patrol, The (1934)
Man Who Reclaimed His Head, The (1934)
Noah’s Ark (1928)
Paths of Glory (1957)
Pilgrimage (1933)
Raggedy Man (1981)
Road to Glory (1936)
Secret Agent (1936)
Seventh Heaven (1927)
Thomas the Imposter (1964)
Waterloo Bridge (1940)
What Price Glory (1926)
What Price Glory (1952)
Wings (1927)


World War II
World War TwoAir Force (1943)
Americanization of Emily, The (1964)
Ashes and Diamonds (1958)
At War with the Army (1950)
Attack! (1956)
Baby Blue Marine (1976)
Battle Cry (1955)
Battle of San Pietro, The (1945)
Battleground (1949)
Beach Red (1967)
Beginning or the End, The (1947)
Best Years of Our Lives, The (1946)
Between Heaven and Hell (1956)
Big Red One, The (1980)
Boot, Das / Boat, The (1982)
Bridge, The (1959)
Bridge on the River Kwai, The (1957)
Buck Privates (1941)
Canterville Ghost, The (1944)
Casablanca (1942)
Castle Keep (1969)
Caught in the Draft (1941)
Cloak and Dagger (1946)
Closely Watched Trains / Closely Observed Trains (1967)
Confessions of a Nazi Spy (1939)
Diary of Anne Frank, The (1959)
Dirty Dozen, The (1967)
Distant Thunder (1973)
Edge of Darkness (1943)
Eye of the Needle (1981)
Father Goose (1964)
Fires on the Plain (1959)
First Comes Courage (1943)
5 Fingers (1952)
Five Graves to Cairo (1943)
Forbidden Games (1951)
Foreign Affair, A (1948)
Foreign Correspondent (1940)
49th Parallel (1941)
Gallipoli (1981)
Gang’s All Here, The (1943)
Garden of the Finzi-Continis, The (1971)
General Della Rovere (1960)
Great Dictator, The (1940)
Green for Danger (1946)
Guns of Navarone, The (1961)
Halls of Montezuma (1951)
Hangmen Also Die! (1943)
Hasty Heart, The (1949)
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison (1957)
Hellcats of the Navy (1957)
Hitler’s Children (1943)
Hitler’s Madman (1943)
Harp of Burma (1956)
Home of the Brave (1949)
House on 92nd Street, The (1945)
How I Won the War (1967)
Human Comedy, The (1943)
In Which We Serve (1942)
Julia (1977)
Kanal (1956)
Let There Be Light (1946)
Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter, The (1980)
Lifeboat (1944)
Lost One, The / Der Verlorene (1951)
Man Hunt (1941)
Me and the Colonel (1958)
Mephisto (1981)
Ministry of Fear (1944)
Mortal Storm, The (1940)
Mrs. Miniver (1942)
Naked and the Dead, The (1958)
Nick Carter, Master Detective (1939)
Night Train / Night Train to Munich (1940)
1941 (1979)
North Star, The (1943)
Objective, Burma! (1945)
Odette (1950)
Other Side of Midnight, The (1977)
Pedestrian, The (1974)
Pied Piper, The (1942)
Prelude to War (1942)
Pride of the Marines (1945)
Purple Heart, The (1944)
Red Sky at Morning (1971)
Sands of Iwo Jima (1949)
Search, The (1948)
Secret Places (1984)
Seven Beauties (1976)
Seventh Cross, The (1944)
Since You Went Away (1944)
Slaughterhouse Five (1972)
Sophie’s Choice (1982)
Sorrow and the Pity, The (1970)
Sound of Music, The (1965)
Stalag 17 (1953)
Sullivans, The / The Fighting Sullivans (1944)
To Be or Not to Be (1942)
Too Late the Hero (1970)
Tora! Tora! Tora! (1970)
Twelve O’Clock High (1949)
Two of Us, The (1967)
Two Women (1960)
Voice in the Wind, A (1944)
Walk in the Sun, A (1945)
Watch on the Rhine (1943)
You’ll Never Get Rich (1941)


Wrestling
WrestlingAll the Marbles / California Dolls, The (1981)
Below the Belt (1980)
Doctor of Doom / Luchadoras Contra el Medico Resino, Las (1960)
Night and the City (1950)
Wrestling Women vs. the Aztec Mummy, The (1964)


Writers
TypewriterAlice in the Cities (1974)
Barretts of Wimpole Street, The (1934)
Bizarre, Bizarre (1937)
Burroughs (1983)
Designing Woman (1957)
Dreamchild (1985)
Front, The (1976)
Hammett (1982)
Heart Beat (1980)
Hearts of the West (1975)
I Spit on Your Grave/Day of the Woman (1978)
In a Lonely Place (1950)
Julia (1977)
Life of Emile Zola, The (1937)
Little Women (1933)
Lost Weekend, The (1945)
Man Who Reclaimed His Head, The (1934)
Mask of Dimitrios, The (1944)
Memories of Underdevelopment (1968)
Mishima (1985)
My Brilliant Career (1979)
My Sister Eileen (1955)
Petrified Forest, The (1936)
Prick Up Your Ears (1987)
Quartet (1948)
Reuben, Reuben (1983)
Romantic Englishwoman, The (1975)
Salamandre, La (1971)
Saxon Charm, The (1948)
Shining, The (1980)
Sleuth (1972)
Sophie’s Choice (1982)
Stevie (1978)
Stranger on the Third Floor (1940)
Sun Also Rises, The (1957)
Sunset Boulevard (1950)
Tales of Ordinary Madness (1981)
Third Man, The (1949)
Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm, The (1962)
World According to Garp, The (1982)
World of Apu, The (1959)
Young Cassidy (1965)


Zombies
ZombiesAndy Warhol’s Frankenstein / Flesh For Frankenstein (1973)
Children Shouldn’t Play With Dead Things (1972)
Dawn of the Dead (1979)
Dead and Buried (1981)
Dr. Butcher, M.D. (Medical Deviate) / Zombie Holocaust (1980)
Evil Dead, The (1983)
Ghost Breakers, The (1940)
I Walked With a Zombie (1943)
Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-Up Zombies, The / Teenage Psycho Meets Bloody Mary (1964)
Last Man on Earth, The (1964)
Mad Ghoul, The (1943)
Maniac (1980)
Night of the Comet (1984)
Night of the Ghouls/Revenge of the Dead (1960)
Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Plague of the Zombies, The (1966)
Plan 9 From Outer Space/Grave Robbers From Outer Space (1956)
Re-Animator (1985)
Shanks (1974)
White Zombie (1932)