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Kansas City Confidential

Kansas City Confidential (1952) starring John Payne, Preston Foster, Coleen Gray
Kansas City Confidential (1952) starring John Payne, Preston Foster, Coleen Gray Treachery and betrayal abound when an ex-con is accused of an armored-car robbery in this suspenseful film noir crime drama – Kansas City Confidential
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Clash By Night [film noir]

Clash By Night (1952) starring Barbara Stanwyck, Paul Douglas, Robert Ryan, Marilyn Monroe
Clash By Night (1952) starring Barbara Stanwyck, Paul Douglas, Robert Ryan, Marilyn Monroe In Clash By Night, a woman is torn between her husband and his friend. Despite thinking about leaving her husband, his temper causes second thoughts …
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The Quiet Man [John Wayne]

The Quiet Man, starring John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Victor McLaglen
The Quiet Man (1952), starring John Wayne, Maureen O’Hara, Victor McLaglen Synopsis of The Quiet Man In The Quiet Man, a tired American ex-boxer returns to his native hamlet in Ireland to win the hand of a spirited young woman. He’s confronted by strict local customs and the woman’s belligerent...
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O. Henry’s Full House

O. Henry's Full House (1952) starring Anne Baxter, Richard Widmark, Farley Granger, Charles Laughton, Marilyn Monroe
O. Henry’s Full House (1952) starring Anne Baxter, Richard Widmark, Farley Granger, Charles Laughton, Marilyn Monroe Synopsis of O. Henry’s Full House O. Henry’s Full House is an anthology of five of O. Henry’s short stories, well-acted and well-directed, that are well worth watching. Charles Laughton and Marilyn...
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The Las Vegas Story

The Las Vegas Story (1952) starring Victor Mature, Jane Russell, Vincent Price
The Las Vegas Story (1952) starring Victor Mature, Jane Russell, Vincent Price Synopsis of The Las Vegas Story Investment broker Lloyd Rollins, insisting to his wife Linda that they stop at Las Vegas on their trip from Boston, begins to gamble heavily. Linda visits the Last Chance, a...
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5 Fingers

5 Fingers (1952) starring James Mason, Danielle Darrieux, Michael Rennie
5 Fingers (1952) starring James Mason, Danielle Darrieux, Michael Rennie Synopsis of 5 Fingers The valet to the British ambassador in Turkey during WWII decides to improve his lot by selling his employer’s top-secret documents to the Nazis in this classic spy film starring James Mason. Based on the true story...
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Red Planet Mars

Red Planet Mars (1952) starring Peter Graves, Andrea King, Herbert Berghof
Red Planet Mars (1952) starring Peter Graves, Andrea King, Herbert Berghof Synopsis of Red Planet Mars In Red Planet Mars, an American scientist (Peter Graves) contacts Mars by radio and receives information that Mars is a utopia — which causes massive uncertainty on Western civilization, since their technology could...
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The Greatest Show on Earth

The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) starring Charlton Heston, Jimmy Stewart, Cornell Wilde, Betty Hutton
The Greatest Show on Earth (1952) starring Charlton Heston, Jimmy Stewart, Cornell Wilde, Betty Hutton DVD review of “The Greatest Show on Earth” starring Charlton Heston, Betty Hutton, James Stewart.   To ensure a full profitable season, circus manager Brad Braden (Charlton Heston) engages The Great Sebastian (Cornell...
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She’s Working Her Way Through College

She’s Working Her Way Through College (1952) starring Virginia Mayo, Ronald Reagan
She’s Working Her Way Through College (1952) starring Virginia Mayo, Ronald Reagan She’s Working Her Way Through College is an interesting musical. The basic plot has former burlesque dancer Hot-Garters Gertie (Virginia Mayo) having saved up enough money to attend college. So after talking to her former high...
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Lovely to Look At, starring Red Skelton, Howard Keel

Lovely to Look At
movie review of Lovely to Look At (1952) starring Howard Keel, Kathryn Grayson, Red Skelton, Ann Miller  Lovely to Look At is a combination romance, musical, comedy, and fashion show — no, really.   It’s the story of three Americans (Al Marsh played by Red Skelton, Tony Naylor played by Howard Keel, Jerry Ralby played by Gower Champion). They...
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