Tag: 1951

People Will Talk (1951) 7.4

People Will Talk (1951)

Storyline:Successful and well-liked, Dr. Noah Praetorius becomes the victim of a witch hunt at the hands of Professor Elwell, who disdains Praetorius's unorthodox medical views and also questions his relationship with...

Flying Leathernecks (1951) 6.4

Flying Leathernecks (1951)

Storyline:Major Daniel Kirby takes command of a squadron of Marine fliers just before they are about to go into combat. While the men are well meaning, he finds them undisciplined and prone to always finding excuses t...

On Dangerous Ground (1951) 7.3

On Dangerous Ground (1951)

Storyline:Hard, withdrawn city cop Jim Wilson roughs up one too many suspects and is sent upstate to help investigate the murder of a young girl in the winter countryside. There he meets Mary Malden, whom he finds att...

Man of Straw (1951) 7.3

Man of Straw (1951)

Storyline:Diederich He├čling is scared of everything and everyone. But as he grows up, he comes to realize that he has to offer his services to the powers-that-be if he wants to wield power himself. His life motto now ...

Submarine Command (1951) 6.3

Submarine Command (1951)

Storyline:Submarine commander Ken White is forced to suddenly submerge, leaving his captain and another crew member to die outside the sub during WW II. Subsequent years of meaningless navy ground assignments and the ...

A Place in the Sun (1951) 7.8

A Place in the Sun (1951)

Storyline:The young and poor George Eastman (Montgomery Clift) leaves his religious mother and Chicago, Illinois and arrives in California expecting to find a better job in the business of his wealthy uncle Charles Ea...

The Lady with a Lamp (1951) 6.4

The Lady with a Lamp (1951)

Storyline:Based on the Reginald Berkeley stage play, this compelling historical drama offers a depiction of the life story of Florence Nightingale (Anna Neagle), the young 19th-century Englishwoman famously drawn to a...

Decision Before Dawn (1951) 7.2

Decision Before Dawn (1951)

Storyline:WWII is entering its last phase: Germany is in ruins, but does not yield. The US army lacks crucial knowledge about the German units operating on the opposite side of the Rhine, and decides to send two Germa...

Hollywood Story (1951) 6.7

Hollywood Story (1951)

Storyline:Hollywood 1950: The successful producer Larry O'Brian arrives in Los Angeles to found a motion picture company. He buys an old studio which was unused since the days of silent movies. He's shown the office w...

Laughter in Paradise (1951) 7.1

Laughter in Paradise (1951)

Storyline:Famed practical joker Henry Russell leaves 50,000 pounds to each of his four surviving relatives. But his will has one last joke - they each have to undertake a task completely out of character within a mont...

The Stooge (1951) 6.9

The Stooge (1951)

Storyline:Bill Miller is an unsuccessful Broadway performer until his handlers convince him to enhance his act with a stooge - Ted Rogers, a guy positioned in the audience to be the butt of Bill's jokes. But Ted begin...

The Browning Version (1951) 8.2

The Browning Version (1951)

Storyline:Andrew Crocker-Harris, a classics teacher at an English school, is afflicted with a heart ailment and an unfaithful wife. His interest in his pupils wanes as he looks towards his final days in employment. ...

Hot Lead (1951) 5.9

Hot Lead (1951)

Storyline:Recently released from prison, nice guy Dave Collins finds himself unwillingly mixed up with his old outlaw acquaintances Turk Thorne and his gang as they try to use his telegraphy talents to zero in on the ...

Gunplay (1951) 6.3

Gunplay (1951)

Storyline:A female ranch owner and her two ranch hands try to help a young boy find the man who is responsible for ordering his father's murder.User Reviews: Gunplay has Tim Holt and Richard Martin looking for work an...

Thunder on the Hill (1951) 6.8

Thunder on the Hill (1951)

Storyline:Convicted murderess Valerie Carns (Ann Blyth) is being transported to Norwich to be executed when a flood strands her and her guards at a convent hospital. Nurse Sister Mary (Claudette Colbert) becomes convi...

Storm Warning (1951) 7.1

Storm Warning (1951)

Storyline:En route to a job, New York based model Marsha Mitchell decides to stop for less than 24 hours in the southern American town of Rock Point to visit her sister, Lucy Rice, who she has not seen in two years, a...

That’s My Boy (1951) 6.3

That’s My Boy (1951)

Storyline:Jarring Jack Jackson, the greatest football player in Ridgefield College history, is disappointed that his only son Junior is an uncoordinated, allergy-ridden bookworm. He uses his athletic reputation and st...

M (1951) 6.8

M (1951)

Storyline:There is a baby killer loose and the police can't find him. He is a sick, psychotic and confused individual, though guilty. The increased police activity trying to find the baby killer is interfering with th...

The Kilties Are Coming (1951) 4.4

The Kilties Are Coming (1951)

Storyline:The Royal Kiltie Juniors perform a variety show, and are interviewed by Peter Sinclair, while McDonald Hobley speaks to their parents.User Reviews: Despite the title this is not exclusively comprised of Scot...

Penny Points to Paradise (1951) 5.1

Penny Points to Paradise (1951)

Storyline:Harry Flakers is a pools winner who is targeted by a forger.User Reviews: This film represents Peter Sellars first screen role and is some inspired, if amateurish, madness from 'the Goons'. (for those who do...

Four in the Afternoon (1951) 5.6

Four in the Afternoon (1951)

Storyline:Poems narrate four afternoon vignettes; each protagonist is older than the one in the previous sketch. As a girl skips rope in "Game Little Gladys," she sings a jingle about who she might marry. In a park, t...

Fort Defiance (1951) 6.1

Fort Defiance (1951)

Storyline:It's just after the Civil War and Ben Shelby arrives looking for Johnny Tallon whom he plans to kill. Shelby was the only survivor of a battle due to the cowardice of Tallon. Thinking Tallon dead, another ma...

Go for Broke! (1951) 5.5

Go for Broke! (1951)

Storyline:A tribute to the U.S. 442nd Regimental Combat Team, formed in 1943 by Presidential permission with Japanese-American volunteers. We follow the training of a platoon under the rueful command of Lt. Mike Grays...

Sugarfoot (1951) 0.0

Sugarfoot (1951)

Storyline:The lawless west had never met a gun-throwing gent like...User Reviews: