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Foreign Correspondent
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directed by Sir Alfred Hitchcock, 1899-1980; performed by George Sanders, 1906-1972, Herbert Marshall, 1890-1966, Laraine Day, 1920-2007 and Joel McCrea, 1905-1990 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1940), 2 hours
In 1940, Alfred Hitchcock made his official transition from the British film industry to Hollywood. And it was quite a year: his first two American movies,Rebecca and Foreign Correspondent, were both nominated for the best picture Oscar. Though Rebecca prevailed, Foreign Correspondent is the more quintessen...
directed by Sir Alfred Hitchcock, 1899-1980; performed by George Sanders, 1906-1972, Herbert Marshall, 1890-1966, Laraine Day, 1920-2007 and Joel McCrea, 1905-1990 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1940), 2 hours
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The Emperor Jones
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directed by Dudley Murphy, 1897-1968; produced by John Krimsky, 1906-1980 and Gifford Cochran, 1906-1978; performed by Frank H. Wilson, 1886-1956, Dudley Digges, 1879-1949 and Paul Robeson, 1898-1976 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1933), 1 hour 16 mins
Of all Paul Robeson’s eleven starring film performances, by far his most iconic was his breakthrough in the big-screen adaptation of Eugene O’Neill’s The Emperor Jones (1933). He was already a legend for his stage incarnation of Brutus Jones, a Pullman porter who powers his way to the rule of a Caribbean isl...
directed by Dudley Murphy, 1897-1968; produced by John Krimsky, 1906-1980 and Gifford Cochran, 1906-1978; performed by Frank H. Wilson, 1886-1956, Dudley Digges, 1879-1949 and Paul Robeson, 1898-1976 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1933), 1 hour 16 mins
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I Shot Jesse James
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directed by Samuel Fuller, 1912-1997; designed by Alfred Berke, 1898-1982; produced by Carl K. Hittleman, 1907-1999, Lippert Pictures; performed by Preston Foster, 1900-1970, Barbara Britton, 1919-1980, Reed Hadley, 1911-1974, J. Edward Bromberg, 1903-1951, Victor Kilian, 1891-1979, Tom Tyler, 1903-1954, Eddie Dunn, 1896-1951, Margia Dean, 1922-, Robin Short, 1912-1980, Byron Foulger, 1899-1970, Tom Noonan, 1951- and John Nicholson Ireland, 1879-1962 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1949), 1 hour 22 mins,
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After years of crime reporting, screenwriting, and authoring pulp novels, Samuel Fuller made his directorial debut with the lonesome ballad of Robert Ford (played by Red River's John Ireland), who fatally betrayed his friend, the notorious Jesse James. At once modest and intense, I Shot Jesse James is an...
directed by Samuel Fuller, 1912-1997; designed by Alfred Berke, 1898-1982; produced by Carl K. Hittleman, 1907-1999, Lippert Pictures; performed by Preston Foster, 1900-1970, Barbara Britton, 1919-1980, Reed Hadley, 1911-1974, J. Edward Bromberg, 1903-1951, Victor Kilian, 1891-1979, Tom Tyler, 1903-1954, Eddie Dunn, 1896-1951, Margia Dean, 1922-, Robin Short, 1912-1980, Byron Foulger, 1899-1970, Tom Noonan, 1951- and John Nicholson Ireland, 1879-1962 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1949), 1 hour 22 mins,
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Stagecoach
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directed by John Ford, 1894-1973; designed by Walter Plunkett, 1902-1982; produced by John Ford, 1894-1973, Walter Wanger Productions; performed by Claire Trevor, 1910-2000, John Wayne, 1907-1979, Andy Devine, 1905-1977, John Carradine, 1906-1988 and Thomas Mitchell, 1892-1962 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1939), 1 hour 36 mins
This is where it all started. John Ford's smash hit and enduring masterpiece Stagecoach revolutionized the western, elevating it from B movie to the A-list and establishing the genre as we know it today. The quintessential tale of a group of strangers thrown together into extraordinary circumstances, Stagecoach fe...
directed by John Ford, 1894-1973; designed by Walter Plunkett, 1902-1982; produced by John Ford, 1894-1973, Walter Wanger Productions; performed by Claire Trevor, 1910-2000, John Wayne, 1907-1979, Andy Devine, 1905-1977, John Carradine, 1906-1988 and Thomas Mitchell, 1892-1962 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1939), 1 hour 36 mins
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Summertime
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directed by Sir David Lean, 1908-1991; produced by Ilya Lopert, fl. 1943; performed by Isa Miranda, 1909-1982, Rossano Brazzi, 1916-1994 and Katharine Hepburn, 1907-2003 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1955), 1 hour 40 mins
An American spinster’s dream of romance finally becomes a bittersweet reality when she meets a handsome—but married—Italian man while vacationing in Venice. Katharine Hepburn’s sensitive portrayal of the lonely heroine and Jack Hildyard’s glorious Technicolor photography make Summertime an endearing and...
directed by Sir David Lean, 1908-1991; produced by Ilya Lopert, fl. 1943; performed by Isa Miranda, 1909-1982, Rossano Brazzi, 1916-1994 and Katharine Hepburn, 1907-2003 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1955), 1 hour 40 mins
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To Be Or Not to Be
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directed by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947; designed by Irene Lentz, 1900-1962; produced by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947, Romaine Film Corporation; performed by Carole Lombard, 1908-1942, Jack Benny, 1894-1974, Robert Stack, Felix Bressart, 1892-1949, Lionel Atwill, 1885-1946, Stanley Ridges, 1890-1951, Sig Ruman, 1884-1967 and Tom Dugan, 1889-1955 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1942), 1 hour 39 mins
As nervy as it is hilarious, this screwball masterpiece from Ernst Lubitsch stars Jack Benny and, in her final screen appearance, Carole Lombard as husband-and-wife thespians in Nazi-occupied Warsaw who become caught up in a dangerous spy plot. To Be or Not to Be is a Hollywood film of the boldest black humor, w...
directed by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947; designed by Irene Lentz, 1900-1962; produced by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947, Romaine Film Corporation; performed by Carole Lombard, 1908-1942, Jack Benny, 1894-1974, Robert Stack, Felix Bressart, 1892-1949, Lionel Atwill, 1885-1946, Stanley Ridges, 1890-1951, Sig Ruman, 1884-1967 and Tom Dugan, 1889-1955 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1942), 1 hour 39 mins
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Brute Force
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directed by Jules Dassin, 1911-2008; designed by Rosemary Odell, 1924-1992; produced by Mark Hellinger, 1903-1947, Mark Hellinger Productions and Universal International Pictures; performed by Howard Duff, 1913-1990, Anita Colby, 1914-1992, Ella Raines, 1920-1988, Ann Blyth, 1928-, Yvonne De Carlo, 1922-2007, Charles Bickford, 1891-1967, Hume Cronyn, 1911-2003 and Burt Lancaster, 1913-1994 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1947), 1 hour 38 mins
As hard-hitting as its title, Brute Force was the first of Jules Dassin’s forays into the crime genre, a prison melodrama that takes a critical look at American society as well. Burt Lancaster is the timeworn Joe Collins, who, along with his fellow inmates, lives under the heavy thumb of the sadistic, power-trip...
directed by Jules Dassin, 1911-2008; designed by Rosemary Odell, 1924-1992; produced by Mark Hellinger, 1903-1947, Mark Hellinger Productions and Universal International Pictures; performed by Howard Duff, 1913-1990, Anita Colby, 1914-1992, Ella Raines, 1920-1988, Ann Blyth, 1928-, Yvonne De Carlo, 1922-2007, Charles Bickford, 1891-1967, Hume Cronyn, 1911-2003 and Burt Lancaster, 1913-1994 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1947), 1 hour 38 mins
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The Naked City
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directed by Jules Dassin, 1911-2008; designed by Grace Houston, 1916-2010; produced by Mark Hellinger, 1903-1947 and Jules Buck, 1917-2001; performed by Dorothy Hart, 1922-2004, Howard Duff, 1913-1990 and Barry Fitzgerald, 1888-1961 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1948), 1 hour 36 mins
'There are eight million stories in the Naked City,' as the narrator immortally states at the close of this breathtakingly vivid film—and this is one of them. Master noir craftsman Jules Dassin and newspaperman-cum-producer Mark Hellinger’s dazzling police procedural, The Naked City, was shot entirely on locat...
directed by Jules Dassin, 1911-2008; designed by Grace Houston, 1916-2010; produced by Mark Hellinger, 1903-1947 and Jules Buck, 1917-2001; performed by Dorothy Hart, 1922-2004, Howard Duff, 1913-1990 and Barry Fitzgerald, 1888-1961 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1948), 1 hour 36 mins
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The Naked Kiss
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directed by Samuel Fuller, 1912-1997; designed by Einar Bourman, 1909-1973; produced by Samuel Fuller, 1912-1997; performed by Constance Towers, 1933-, Anthony Eisley, 1925-2003 and Michael Dante, 1931- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1964), 1 hour 31 mins
The setup is pure pulp: A former prostitute (a crackerjack Constance Towers) relocates to a buttoned-down suburb, determined to fit in with mainstream society. But in the strange, hallucinatory territory of writer-director-producer Samuel Fuller, perverse secrets simmer beneath the wholesome surface. Featuring rad...
directed by Samuel Fuller, 1912-1997; designed by Einar Bourman, 1909-1973; produced by Samuel Fuller, 1912-1997; performed by Constance Towers, 1933-, Anthony Eisley, 1925-2003 and Michael Dante, 1931- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1964), 1 hour 31 mins
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The Plough and the Stars
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directed by John Ford, 1894-1973; produced by Samuel J. Briskin, 1896-1948, Robert Sisk, 1903-1964 and Cliff Reid, 1891-1949; performed by Barry Fitzgerald, 1888-1961, Preston Foster, 1900-1970 and Barbara Stanwyck, 1907-1990 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1937), 1 hour 7 mins
This film, directed by John Ford, stars Barbara Stanwyck, Preston Foster, and Barry Fitzgerald.
directed by John Ford, 1894-1973; produced by Samuel J. Briskin, 1896-1948, Robert Sisk, 1903-1964 and Cliff Reid, 1891-1949; performed by Barry Fitzgerald, 1888-1961, Preston Foster, 1900-1970 and Barbara Stanwyck, 1907-1990 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1937), 1 hour 7 mins
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