Knute Rockne All American (1940) — 98 min - Drama - 5 October 1940 Your rating: Not rated yet! Of all the famous players and coaches in the history of American football, one name stands out- the great Knute Rockne- all American. PatO'Brien stars as Notre Dame football coach Knute Rockne, and formerUnited States President Ronald Reagan stars as the ill-fated George "The Gipper" Gip in this story about what it takes to become a hero- and of the man who could have been many things, but chose to follow his heart and become an inspiration to many, one of...Read More
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The Red Shoes (1948) NR 133 min - Drama, Romance - 20 July 1948 Your rating: In this classic drama, Vicky Page is an aspiring ballerina torn between her dedication to dance and her desire to love. While her imperious instructor, Boris Lermontov, urges to her to forget anything but ballet, Vicky begins to fall for the charming young composer Julian Craster. Eventually Vicky, under great emotional stress, must choose to pursue either her art or her romance, a decision that carries serious consequences. Director: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger Writers: Hans Christian Andersen Stars: Adolf Wohlbrück, Moira Shearer, Léonide Massine,...Read More
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Madame Curie (1943) — 124 min - Drama, Romance - 15 December 1943 Your rating: Young Polish physics student Marie marries Doctor Pierre Curie, in whose lab she had worked for a while. On their honeymoon they decide to find out what caused the strange effect Prof. Becquerel has noticed with the uranium/thorium stones for her dissertation. After many experiments they find out that there must be more radioactive elements than uranium and thorium, and they try to isolate it. After years of experiments in a makeshift lab at the University, they are able to isolate a few grains of...Read More
Foreign Correspondent (1940) Starring Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, and George Sanders
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Foreign Correspondent (1940) — 120 min - Thriller, War, Mystery - 16 August 1940 Your rating: The European war was only beginning to erupt across national borders. Its titular hero, Johnny Jones, is an American crime reporter dispatched by his New York publisher to put a fresh spin on the drowsy dispatches emanating from overseas, his nose for a good story promptly leading him to the crime of fascism and Nazi Germany's designs on European conquest In attempting to learn more about a seemingly noble peace effort, Jones who walks into the middle of an assassination, uncovers a spy ring,...Read More
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