Tag: 1948

L’amore (1948) 7

L’amore (1948)

Storyline:In part one, The Human Voice, a woman alone speaks on the telephone to her lover, who has broken off the affair to marry someone else. He calls her several times in one night: he lies, she apologizes, she ta...

Furnival and Son (1948) 6.8

Furnival and Son (1948)

Storyline:User Reviews: Coming back from the war, young Furnival must choose between his father's struggling steel firm or the big, prosperous company that has offered him a job. He tours his old city while making up ...

Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (1948) 6.8

Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (1948)

Storyline:Bill Saunders, disturbed ex-soldier, kills a man in a postwar London pub brawl. Fleeing, he hides out in the apartment of lonely nurse Jane Wharton. Later, despite misgivings about his violent nature, Jane b...

An Act of Murder (1948) 7

An Act of Murder (1948)

Storyline:Judge Cooke, good husband and father, is known in court as Old Man Maximum. Cooke's daughter loves defender Dave Douglas, who hates Cooke's attitude toward defendants. Cooke's life shatters when he learns hi...

This Was a Woman (1948) 7.1

This Was a Woman (1948)

Storyline:The woman that was here is Sylvia Russell, who is a bit power mad and has some set goals. In order to achieve those goals she is sadistically devoted to her son and daughter, able to possess and direct them;...

Yellow Sky (1948) 7.4

Yellow Sky (1948)

Storyline:A band of bank robbers on the run from a posse flee into the desert. Near death from lack of water they stumble into what appears to be a ghost town, only to discover an old prospector and his granddaughter ...

In the Street (1948) 6.7

In the Street (1948)

Storyline:Images of street life in New York's Spanish Harlem during the 1940s.User Reviews: This film if it was directed at all, was 'directed' by the legendary New York writer, screenplay writer, critic and reviewer ...

Strange Victory (1948) 6.3

Strange Victory (1948)

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Call Northside 777 (1948) 7.1

Call Northside 777 (1948)

Storyline:In 1932, a cop is killed and Frank Wiecek sentenced to life. Eleven years later, a newspaper ad by Frank's mother leads Chicago reporter P.J. O'Neal to look into the case. For some time, O'Neal continues to ...

They Live by Night (1948) 6.8

They Live by Night (1948)

Storyline:The story of a petty criminal and his girlfriend who try to escape their gang after a double cross of the thieves.User Reviews:

It Happened in Europe (1948) 6.0

It Happened in Europe (1948)

Storyline:1944. A band of runaways and orphans of the war scour the countryside in search of food and shelter. They invade and then taken in by a musician and former concert pianist who’s hiding out in a ruined castle...

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948) 7.3

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)

Storyline:Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man.User Reviews: Universal Tag Team Delights.rnrnAbbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein is directed by...

The Winslow Boy (1948) 7.1

The Winslow Boy (1948)

Storyline:In pre-WW1 England, a youngster is expelled from a naval academy over a petty theft, but his parents raise a political furor by demanding a trial.User Reviews:

The Man from Colorado (1948) 6.4

The Man from Colorado (1948)

Storyline:Two friends return home after their discharge from the army after the Civil War. However, one of them has had deep-rooted psychological damage due to his experiences during the war, and as his behavior becom...

The Noose Hangs High (1948) 6.7

The Noose Hangs High (1948)

Storyline:Two window washers who are mistaken by Nick Craig, a bookie, as the messengers he sent for to pick up $50,000. Now the person he sent them to sent two of his men to get the money back but they found out abou...

Rachel and the Stranger (1948) 5.3

Rachel and the Stranger (1948)

Storyline:A frontier widower (William Holden) treats his bride (Loretta Young) like a servant, until a passing stranger (Robert Mitchum) pays her attention.User Reviews:

The Mating of Millie (1948) 6.8

The Mating of Millie (1948)

Storyline:Self-sufficient in life and successful in business, prim and proper Millie McGonigle (Evelyn Keyes) wants just one more thing, a child. When she asks to adopt orphan Tommy Bassett (Jimmy Hunt), but learns th...

The Paleface (1948) 6.4

The Paleface (1948)

Storyline:Bob Hope stars in this laugh-packed wild west spoof co-starring Jane Russell as a sexy Calamity Jane, Hope is a meek frontier dentist, User Reviews:

Sitting Pretty (1948) 6.8

Sitting Pretty (1948)

Storyline:Tacey and Harry King are a suburban couple with three sons and a serious need of a babysitter. Tacey puts an ad in the paper for a live-in babysitter, and the ad is answered by Lynn Belvedere. But when she a...

Sorry, Wrong Number (1948) 6.8

Sorry, Wrong Number (1948)

Storyline:Leona Stevenson is confined to bed and uses her telephone to keep in contact with the outside world. One day she overhears a murder plot on the telephone and is desperate to find out who is the intended vict...

Forbidden Women (1948) 4.0

Forbidden Women (1948)

Storyline:After studying in America, South Seas Prince Sigore returns home with plans to change things on his island. He's opposed by the sultan's sister-in-law, who has plans to control the paradise, and is infatuate...

Unfaithfully Yours (1948) 7.8

Unfaithfully Yours (1948)

Storyline:Before he left for a brief European visit, symphony conductor Sir Alfred De Carter casually asked his staid brother-in-law August to look out for his young wife, Daphne, during his absence. August has hired ...

Cry of the City (1948) 7.0

Cry of the City (1948)

Storyline:Petty crook and cop-killer Martin Rome, in bad shape from wounds in the hospital prison ward, still refuses to help slimy lawyer Niles clear his client by confessing to another crime. Police Lt. Candella mus...

Angel on the Amazon (1948) 4.5

Angel on the Amazon (1948)

Storyline:An expedition exploring the Amazon jungle comes across a jungle goddess who lives among the animals and fears none of them--and apparently has found the secret of eternal youth.User Reviews: