10.) The Story on Page One (1959)
When Jo Morris’ marriage turned sour and heartless, she found sympathy and companionship with widower Larry Ellis. After Jo’s husband is accidentally killed in a struggle over a gun with Larry, the adulterous couple find themselves on trial for their lives, with their lawyers fighting the pair’s reluctance to turn against each other.
9.) The Rover (1967)
A former counterrevolutionary pirate befriends a mentally ill young woman and this in turn leads to tragedy when she falls in love with a French naval officer.
8.) You Were Never Lovelier (1942)
The Acunas, a rich Argentine family, have the tradition that the daughters have to get married in order, oldest first. When sister #1 gets married, sisters #3 and #4 put pressure on Maria, sister #2, because they have their husbands picked out already. But Maria hasn’t yet met a man she likes. Eduardo Acuna, believing that men aren’t romantic enough these days, sends his daughter flowers and anonymous love letters, creating a “mystery man” for her to fall in love with. He intends to pick out an appropriate beau for her later, to fill the role. But Robert Davis, an American dancer looking for work, stumbles into the picture. Maria falls for him, but the father does not approve.
7.) The Circus Shadow (1937)
Mary Gillespie is restoring the Col. Gillespie Circus to its former splendor after her father’s death. With the help of her publicist boyfriend Jim, the sell-out crowds are returning to the big top. Egotistical equestrian star Senor Martinet, however, holds $60,000 of notes signed by the Colonel and due in 24 hours. When a mysterious shadowy figure is seen on the circus lot, and Martinet is murdered in the center ring during his performance, there are suspects aplenty, including Vindecco, Martinet’s badly abused hunchback assistant. When Vindecco is murdered after confiding clues to Mary, Jim turns her over to the local sheriff, and continues the investigation to unmask the shaodw on his own.
6.) The Strawberry Blonde (1941)
Quick tempered but likable Biff Grimes falls for beautiful Virginia Brush, but he is not the only young man in the neighborhood who is smitten with her.
5.) Tales of Manhattan (1942)
A formal tailcoat that gets passed from one owner to another affects each life in a significant way.
4.) Seperate Tables (1958)
The stories of several people are told as they stay at a seaside hotel in Bournemouth which features dining at “Separate Tables.”
3.) Only Angels Have Wings (1939)
At a remote South American trading port, the manager of an air freight company is forced to risk his pilots’ lives in order to win an important contract.
2.) The Lady From Shanghai (1947)
Fascinated by gorgeous Mrs. Bannister, seaman Michael O’Hara joins a bizarre yachting cruise, and ends up mired in a complex murder plot.
1.) Gilda (1946)
A small-time gambler hired to work in a Buenos Aires casino learns that his ex-lover is married to his employer.