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Christmas Story [The Andy Griffith Show]

Sam Muggins brought into the jail by town skinflint Ben Weaver - on Christmas - the Christmas Story episode of The Andy Griffith Show
Christmas Story – The Andy Griffith Show season 1, Original airdate: December 19, 1960 Synopsis In Christmas Story, Andy and Barney give a Christmas party in the jail for a prisoner and his family, and in doing so melt the heart of the town scrooge.
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The Fall of the House of Usher

The Fall of the House of Usher (1960) starring Vincent Price, Mark Damon, by Roger Corman
Synopsis of The Fall of the House of Usher Edgar Allen Poe’s classic tale of murder, madness and necrophilia in the ancient ancestral home of the tragic Usher family. Vincent Price is the last male in the ill-fated line of Ushers, haunted by the crimes of his ancestors....
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Midnight Lace

Midnight Lace (1960), starring Doris Day, Rex Harrison, Myrna Loy, John Gavin, Roddy McDowall
Midnight Lace (1960), starring Doris Day, Rex Harrison, Myrna Loy, John Gavin, Roddy McDowall Synopsis of Midnight Lace  In Midnight Lace, Doris Day portrays a rich young wife living in London who is the target of life-threatening phone calls and near-fatal accidents. Everyone becomes a potential murderer, including her debonair...
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The Facts of Life [Lucille Ball, Bob Hope]

The Facts of Life (1960) starring Lucille Ball, Bob Hope
The Facts of Life (1960) starring Lucille Ball, Bob Hope The Facts of Life is a 1960 comedy starring Lucille Ball and Bob Hope, dealing with a very serious subject: €”adultery. The movie begins with Lucille Ball and Bob Hope arriving at a foreign hotel kissing, and with Lucille Ball asking the...
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Village of the Damned

Village of the Damned (1960) starring George Sanders, Barbara Shelley, Michael Gwynn Synopsis of Village of the Damned Village of the DamnedAt a quiet little village in England, something odd has happened — everyone in the village has fallen asleep. Everyone who enters, or flies over, also falls asleep....
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