A charming and very daring thief known as Arsene Lupin is terrorizing the wealthy of Paris, he even goes so far as to threaten the Mona Lisa. But the police, led by the great Guerchard, think they know Arsene Lupin’s identity, and they have a secret weapon to catch him.Read More
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A reformer’s daughter wins the lead in a scandalous Broadway show inRead More
Greta Garbo stars as Mata Hari! Paris, World War I. Exotic, irresistible and lethal dancer Mata Hari (Garbo) entertains the Allies, seduces their generals and spies for the Germans. But the most beautiful and most dangerous spy of all time commits a fatal error by falling in love with the dashing Russian courier, Lt. Alexis Rosanoff (Ramon Novarro). When General Shubin (Academy Award winner Lionel Barrymore), whom she has seduced and betrayed, discovers the affair, […]Read More
The classic Shirley Temple film in which a little girl goes in search of her father who is reported missing by the military during World War I.Read More
Prim professor Immanuel Rath finds some of his students ogling racy photos of cabaret performer Lola Lola and visits a local club, The Blue Angel, in an attempt to catch them there. Seeing Lola perform, the teacher is filled with lust, eventually resigning his position at the school to marry the young woman. However, his marriage to a coquette — whose job is to entice men — proves to be more difficult than Rath imagined.Read More
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In the pre-Code Hollywood era, between 1929 and 1934, women in American cinema took lovers, had babies out of wedlock, got rid of cheating husbands, enjoyed their sexuality, led unapologetic careers, and, in general, acted the way many think women only acted after 1968. Before then, women on screen ...More info →
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