A British wartime aviator who cheats death must argue for his life before a celestial court.

Country:United Kingdom

Directed by:Michael Powell
 Emeric Pressburger

Written by:Michael Powell
 Emeric Pressburger

Staring:David Niven
 Roger Livesey
 Raymond Massey
 Kim Hunter
 Marius Goring

Genre:Comedy | Drama | Fantasy | Romance | War

Music by:Allan Gray
A Matter of Life and Death (1946)

Michael Powell
Emeric Pressburger

A British wartime aviator who cheats death must argue for his life before a celestial court.

A group of astronomers go on an expedition to the Moon.

Country:France

Directed by:Georges Méliès

Written by:Georges Méliès

Staring:Georges Méliès

Genre:Short | Action | Adventure | Comedy | Fantasy | Sci-Fi

Music by:
A Trip to the Moon (1902)

Georges Méliès

A group of astronomers go on an expedition to the Moon.

Quirt Evans, an all round bad guy, is nursed back to health and sought after by Penelope Worth, a Quaker girl. He eventually finds himself having to choose between his world and the world Penelope lives in.

Country:United States

Directed by:James Edward Grant

Written by:James Edward Grant

Staring:John Wayne
 Gail Russell
 Harry Carey
 Bruce Cabot

Genre:Romance | Western

Music by:Richard Hageman
Angel and the Badman (1947)

James Edward Grant

Quirt Evans, an all round bad guy, is nursed back to health and sought after by Penelope Worth, a Quaker girl. He eventually finds himself having to choose between his world and the world Penelope lives in.

In the midst of the Russian Revolution of 1905, the crew of the battleship Potemkin mutiny against the brutal, tyrannical regime of the vessel's officers. The resulting street demonstration in Odessa brings on a police massacre.

Country:Russia

Directed by:Sergei M. Eisenstein

Written by:Nina Agadzhanova

Staring:Aleksandr Antonov, Vladimir Barskiy, Grigoriy Aleksandrov, Ivan Bobrov, N. Poltavtseva, Prokhorenko, A. Glauberman, Beatrice Vitoldi

Genre:Drama | History | Thriller War

Music by:Various, including
 Edmund Meisel (original 1925 score)
 Nikolai Kryukov (1950 score)
 Chris Jarrett (1985 soundtrack)
 Eric Allaman (1986 soundtrack)
 Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe (2005 score)
 Michael Nyman (2011 soundtrack)
 Edison Studio (2017 soundtrack)
Battleship Potemkin (1925)

Sergei M. Eisenstein

In the midst of the Russian Revolution of 1905, the crew of the battleship Potemkin mutiny against the brutal, tyrannical regime of the vessel's officers. The resulting street demonstration in Odessa brings on a police massacre.

A man takes a job at an asylum with hopes of freeing his imprisoned wife.A man takes a job at an asylum with hopes of freeing his imprisoned wife.

Country:Japan

Directed by:Teinosuke Kinugasa

Written by:Teinosuke Kinugasa
 Yasunari Kawabata
 Banko Sawada
 Minoru Inuzuka

Staring:Masao Inoue
 Ayako Iijima
 Yoshie Nakagawa
 Hiroshi Nemoto
 Misao Seki
 Minoru Takase
 Eiko Minami

Genre:Drama | Horror | Thriller

Music by:
A Page of Madness (1926)

Teinosuke Kinugasa

A man takes a job at an asylum with hopes of freeing his imprisoned wife.A man takes a job at an asylum with hopes of freeing his imprisoned wife.

Two booksellers search for diamonds in Africa, along the way meeting a visually-impaired gunner, a hungry lion, and a tribe of cannibals.

Country:United States

Directed by:Charles Barton

Written by:Earl Baldwin

Staring:Bud Abbott
Lou Costello
Clyde Beatty
Frank Buck
Max Baer
Buddy Baer
Shemp Howard
Joe Besser

Genre:Action | Adventure | Comedy

Music by:Walter Schumann
Africa Screams (1949)

Charles Barton

Two booksellers search for diamonds in Africa, along the way meeting a visually-impaired gunner, a hungry lion, and a tribe of cannibals.

Alvin Corwin is low man on the totem pole, and goes from one mishap to another at an army training camp in World War II.

Country:United States

Directed by:Hal Walker

Written by:Fred Finklehoffe
Based on        At War With the Army (play)
by James Allardice

Staring:Dean Martin
Jerry Lewis
Mike Kellin
Jimmy Dundee
Polly Bergen

Genre:Comedy | Musical | War

Music by:
At War with the Army (1950)

Hal Walker

Alvin Corwin is low man on the totem pole, and goes from one mishap to another at an army training camp in World War II.

On their way to Africa are a group of rogues who hope to get rich there, and a seemingly innocent British couple. They meet and things happen…

Country:United States
 Great Britain
 Italy

Directed by:John Huston

Written by:Screenplay by John Huston
 Truman Capote
 Based on Beat the Devil
 by James Helvick

Staring:Humphrey Bogart
 Jennifer Jones
 Gina Lollobrigida

Genre:Action | Adventure | Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

Music by:Franco Mannino
Beat the Devil 1953

John Huston

On their way to Africa are a group of rogues who hope to get rich there, and a seemingly innocent British couple. They meet and things happen…

A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, and achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him.

Country:United States

Directed by:William A. Wellman

Written by:William A. Wellman
  Robert Carson
  Dorothy Parker
  Alan Campbell

Staring:Janet Gaynor
  Fredric March

Genre:Drama | Romance

Music by:Max Steiner
A Star Is Born (1937 film)

William A. Wellman

A young woman comes to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, and achieves them only with the help of an alcoholic leading man whose best days are behind him.

Seven guests, a newly hired secretary and two staff are gathered at a manor house on an isolated island by an unknown absentee host and are killed off one-by-one. They work together to determine who the killer is before it's too late.

Country:United States

Directed by:René Clair

Written by:Dudley Nichols
Based on        1939 Novel:
Agatha Christie

Staring:Barry Fitzgerald
Walter Huston
Louis Hayward

Genre: Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller

Music by:Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
And Then There Were None (1945 film)

René Clair

Seven guests, a newly hired secretary and two staff are gathered at a manor house on an isolated island by an unknown absentee host and are killed off one-by-one. They work together to determine who the killer is before it's too late.

Working their fingers to the bone to prepare the set for an upcoming performance, the enthusiastic stagehands, Roscoe and Buster, find themselves on stage when the cast quits. However, is will alone enough to earn a big round of applause?

Country:United States

Directed by:Roscoe Arbuckle

Written by:Written by Jean Havez

Staring:Roscoe Arbuckle
 Buster Keaton
 Al St. John

Genre:Short | Comedy

Music by:
Back Stage (1919)

Roscoe Arbuckle

Working their fingers to the bone to prepare the set for an upcoming performance, the enthusiastic stagehands, Roscoe and Buster, find themselves on stage when the cast quits. However, is will alone enough to earn a big round of applause?

Charlie is an overworked labourer at a film studio who helps a young woman find work even while his coworkers strike against his tyrannical boss.

Country:United States

Directed by:Charles Chaplin
 Edward Brewer (technical director)

Written by:Charles Chaplin
 Vincent Bryan
 Maverick Terrell

Staring:Starring Charles Chaplin
 Edna Purviance
 Eric Campbell

Genre:Short | Comedy | Romance

Music by:
Behind the Screen (1916)

Charles Chaplin
Edward Brewer (technical director)

Charlie is an overworked labourer at a film studio who helps a young woman find work even while his coworkers strike against his tyrannical boss.