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1st Sunday of the month.
Doors Open 6:30pm for a 7:00pm start.
Entry Is Free : Donations to the Theatre Welcome
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The Palais Theatre Film Committee plan is to show classics on old 16mm projectors, just like what was run in the Palais in days-gone-by. Recapture some of that magic of a social night out to see a screen bigger than a TV!

Film nights are a social evening with people bringing along a plate of something to share at interval time supper.

We now have a new screen! and the monthly audience sits in the balcony on the comfy seats

Do you have any old 16mm films hiding in the cupboard ?   Dust them off and show them !

Would you like us to re-run any movies we have shown ?   Send us some feedback and let us know!

Regular patrons Tracey, Sharyn and Glenys have their own page!

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2 June 2013
"Letter from an Unknown Woman" - 1948

I gave you all my love.. Yet you did not even remember my name!

A pianist about to flee from a duel receives a letter from a woman he cannot remember whom may hold the key to his downfall

Cast:Joan Fontaine, Louis Jourdan, Mady Christians, Marcel Journet

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5 May 2013
"Forty Guns" - 1957

An authoritarian rancher, Barbara Stanwyck, who rules an Arizona county with her private posse of hired guns...

Cast:Barbara Stanwyck, Barry Sullivan, Dean Jagger, John Ericson, Gene Barry

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7 April 2013
"Les Girls" - 1957

They're the most vivacious...vexacious...flirtatious personalities in gay Paree!

After writing a tell-all book about her days in the dance troupe, Sybil is sued for libeling her fellow dancer

Cast:Gene Kelly, Mitzi Gaynor, Kay Kendall, Taina Elg, Jacques Bergerac, Leslie Phillips, Henry Daniell, Patrick MacNee

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3 March 2013
"Hue and Cry" - 1947

The Blood and Thunder Boys!

A gang of street boys foil a master crook who sends commands for robberies by cunningly altering a comic strip's wording each week

Cast:Alastair Sim, Jack Warner, Valerie White, Henry Fowler

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3 February 2013
"The Third Man" - 1949

Hunted by men...Sought by WOMEN!

Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, black-market opportunist Harry Lime

Cast:Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Orson Welles, Trevor Howard, Wilfrid Hyde-White

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6 January 2013
"Prisoner of Zenda" - 1952

Romance and adventure to thrill you!

An Englishman on a Ruritarian holiday must impersonate the king when the rightful monarch, a distant cousin, is drugged and kidnapped

Cast:Stewart Granger, Deborah Kerr, James Mason, Louis Calhern, Jane Greer, Lewis Stone

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2 December 2012
"What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?" - 1962

You'd better be shockproof before you dare find out!

In a decaying Hollywood mansion, Jane Hudson, a former child star, and her sister Blanche, a movie queen forced into retirement after a crippling accident, live in virtual isolation.

Cast:Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Victor Buono

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4 November 2012
"Union Pacific" - 1939

"Union Pacific" is coming!

One of the last bills signed by President Lincoln authorizes pushing the Union Pacific Railroad across the wilderness to California...

Cast:Barbara Stanwyck, Joel McCrea, Akim Tamiroff, Robert Preston, Lynne Overmann, Brian Donlevy, Anthony Quinn

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7 October 2012
"Thrill of a Romance" - 1945

Musical bliss with every kiss!

Cynthia is swept off her feet and marries a rich and very successful business executive, but business affairs make him abandon her during their honeymoon.

Cast:Van Johnson, Esther Williams, Frances Gifford, Henry Travers, Spring Byington, Lauritz Melchior

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2 September 2012
"The Shop Around the Corner" - 1940

Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realizing that they're falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.

Cast:Margaret Sullavan, James Stewart, Frank Morgan, Joseph Schildkraut

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5 August 2012
"Kind Hearts and Coronets" - 1949

He chopped down the family tree...

A distant poor relative of the Duke of D'Ascoyne plots to inherit the title by murdering the eight other heirs who stand ahead of him in the line of succession.

Cast:Dennis Price, Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Valerie Hobson

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1 July 2012
"Jaws" - 1975

Don't go in the water!

When a gigantic great white shark begins to menace the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and grizzled fisherman set out to stop it!

Cast:Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, Richard Dreyfus, Lorraine Gary, Murray Hamilton

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3 June 2012
"Who`s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" - 1966

The Violet-Eyed Venus Becomes a Boozing, Tired, Greying "Virago"

A bitter aging couple with the help of alcohol, use a young couple to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other.

Cast:Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Sandy Dennis, George Segal

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6 May 2012
"Ride the High Country" - 1962

Showdown in the High Sierra!

An ex-lawman is hired to transport gold from a mining community through dangerous territory. But what he doesn't realize is that his partner and old friend is plotting to double-cross him.

Cast:Randolph Scott, Joel McCrea, Marriette Hartley, Warren Oates.

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1 April 2012
"Summer Stock" - 1950

MGM brings on the show with Music - Dancing - TECHNICOLOR!

A small-town farmer, down on her luck, finds her homestead invaded by a theatrical troupe invited to stay by her ne'er-do-well sister.

Cast:Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Eddie Bracken, Gloria De Haven, Marjorie Main, Phil Silvers, Ray Collins

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4 March 2012
"The Strawberry Blonde" - 1941

Having what one wants and wanting what one has can be two very different things!

Biff Grimes is crazy about Virginia Brush, but his "pal" Hugo Barnstead marries her himself and makes Biff the fall guy for his shady dealings.

Cast:James Cagney, Olivia de Havilland, Rita Hayworth, Alan Hale, Jack Carson, George Tobias, Una O'Connor, George Reeves, Lucile Fairbanks, Edward McNamara, Helen Lynd, Susan Peters

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5 February 2012
"Mystery Island" - 1937

EARLY AUSTRALIAN MOVIE!

A group are shipwrecked on a south sea island. Suspicion and tension increases when they discover one of the company is a detective, and another is a dangerous criminal.

Cast:Brian Abbot, Jean Laidley, William Lane-Bayliff, William Carroll, George Doran, Desmond Hay, Mollie Kerwin, Moncrief Macallum, Douglas Mackinnon, Edward Druitt

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8 January 2012
"Five Weeks In A Balloon" - 1962

TAKE OFF...! For the Gold Coast shores of the Volta! Across 4000 miles of uncharted wilds! On the most incredible air safari of modern time!

Cast:Barbara Eden, Red Buttons, Fabian, Cedric Hardwicke, Peter Lorre

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2 October 2011
"Grapes of Wrath" - 1940

The Joads step right out of the pages of the novel that has shocked millions !

A poor Midwest family is forced off of their land. They travel to California, suffering the misfortunes of the homeless in the Great Depression.

Cast:Henry Fonda, Jane Darwell, John Carradine

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4 September 2011
"My Darling Clemantine" - 1946

Reckless, Riotous Frontier Adventure!

A Western retelling the tale of the Shoot-out at the OK Corral.

Cast:Henry Fonda, Linda Darnell, Victor Mature

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7 August 2011
"The Bandwagon" - 1953

Get Aboard!

A pretentiously artistic director is hired for a new Broadway musical and changes it beyond recognition.

Cast:Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Oscar Levant, Nanette Fabray, Jack Buchanan, James Mitchell

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3 July 2011
"The Hucksters" - 1947

Love That Gable ! Love That Girl, Kerr (who rhymes with star) !

Victor Norman is just out of the service and looking for a job in advertising. By playing hard to get...

Cast:Clark Gable, Deborah Kerr, Ava Gardner, Sydney Greenstreet, Adolphe Menjou

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5 June 2011
"Ministry Of Fear" - 1943

We thought you`d been killed.. not quite..

Stephen Neale is released into WWII England after two years in an asylum, but it doesn't seem so sane outside either...

Cast:Ray Milland, Marjorie Reynolds, Carl Esmond, Hillary Brook

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1 May 2011
"Rebel Without A Cause" - 1955

Jim Stark... a kid from a 'good' family - what makes him tick... like a bomb?

A rebellious young man with a troubled past comes to a new town, finding friends and enemies.

Cast:James Dean, Natalie Wood, Sal Mineo, Jim Backus, Dennis Hopper

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3 April 2011
"Bonnie and Clyde" - 1967

They're young... they're in love... and they kill people

A brilliantly made, groundbreaking film that chronicles the short lives of America's most infamous criminals

Cast:Warren Beatty, Faye Dunaway, Michael J. Pollard, Gene Hackman, Estelle Parsons

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6 March 2011
"The Naked Spur" - 1953

Packed with Technicolor Thrills!

A bounty hunter trying to bring a murderer to justice is forced to accept the help of two less-than-trustworthy strangers.

Cast:James Stewart, Janet Leigh, Robert Ryan, Ralph Meeker, Millard Mitchell

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6 February 2011
"Billy Rose`s Jumbo" - 1962

Jump for joy it's jumbo!

A Debt-ridden circus is saved by an well-meaning but inept publicity man Pop Wonder.

Cast:Doris Day, Stephen Boyd, Jimmy Durante, Martha Raye, Dean Jagger, Joseph Waring.

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2 January 2011
"Doctor Dolittle" - 1967

Join the FABULOUS CIRCUS with the ONLY PUSHMI-PULLYU in captivity

Doctor Dolittle is a world-renowned veterinarian who speaks a wide array of animal languages. He sets off in search of the Great Pink Sea Snail.

Cast:Rex Harrison, Samanthe Eggar, Anthony Newley, Richard Attenborough, William Dix

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5 December 2010
"Secret Beyond The Door" - 1947

Some Men Destroy What They Love Most!

a young, trust-funded New Yorker goes to Mexico on vacation before marrying an old friend whom she considers a safe choice for a husband

Cast:Joan Bennett, Michael Redgrave, Anne Revere

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7 November 2010
"East of Eden" - 1955

Of what a girl did . . . what a boy did ... of ecstasy and revenge!

Cal Trask feels he must compete against overwhelming odds with his brother Aron for the love of their father Adam.

Cast:Julie Harris, James Dean, Raymond Massey

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3 October 2010
"The Picture of Dorian Gray" - 1945

Why did women talk about Dorian Gray in whispers ?

A corrupt young man somehow keeps his youthful beauty, but a special painting gradually reveals his inner ugliness to all.

Cast:George Sanders, Hurd Hatfield, Donna Reed, Angela Lansbury, Peter Lawford, Lowell Gilmore, Richard Fraser.

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5 September 2010
"Forty Guns" - 1957

An authoritarian rancher, Barbara Stanwyck, who rules an Arizona county with her private posse of hired guns...

Cast:Barbara Stanwyck, Barry Sullivan, Dean Jagger, John Ericson, Gene Barry

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1 August 2010
"Kiss Me Kate" - 1953

The Greatest of All Great MGM Musicals...

Fred and Lilly are a divorced pair of actors who are brought together by Cole Porter who has written a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew...

Cast:Kathryn Grayson, Howard Keel, Ann Miller, Keenan Wynn, Bobby Van, Tommy Rall

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4 July 2010
"I Was a Male War Bride" - 1949

...and this is how SHERIDAN TOOK GRANT!

The only way they have to stay together is by invoking a law allowing the spouse of American army personnel to enter the country -- the War Bride's act!

Cast:Cary Grant, Ann Sheridan

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6 June 2010
"Lady of Burlesque" - 1943

Mirth! Murder! Melody! Mystery! And Girls! Girls! Girls!

Sassy Dixie Daisy is the hot new attraction at a former opera house that's been turned into a burlesque theater...

Cast:Barbara Stanwyck, Michael O'Shea, J. Edward Bromberg, Charles Dingle, Frank Conroy

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2 May 2010
"The Black Pirate" - 1926

The Love Story of a Bold Buccaneer

Seeking revenge, an athletic young man joins the pirate band responsible for his father's death.

Cast:Douglas Fairbanks, Billie Dove, Donald Crisp, Anders Randolf

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4 Apr 2010
"The Treasure of the Sierra Madre" - 1948

The more he yearns for a woman's arms . . . the fiercer he lusts for the treasure that cursed them all!

Dobbs (Humphrey Bogart) and Curtin (Tim Holt) are down on their luck in Mexico and are both victims of a swindle

Cast:Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt, Bruce Bennett

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7 Mar 2010
"The Bounty Hunter" - 1954

When the law put up the money 'The Bounty Hunter' put on his guns!

A year after a violent train robbery the Pinkerton detective agency hires a bounty hunter to find the three remaining killers....

Cast:Randolph Scott, Dolores Dorn, Marie Windsor

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7 Feb 2010
"Strike Up the Band" - 1940

Their sunniest, funniest, down-to-mirthiest hit!

Jimmy Connors and his girl-friend want to take part in Paul Whiteman's highschool's band contest, but they cannot afford the fare....

Cast:Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, June Preisser, William Tracy, Larry Nunn, Paul Whiteman

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3 Jan 2010
"His Girl Friday" - 1940

1940's Wildest, Wittiest Whirlwind of a Love Battle... Outrageously Racy... Sparkling... Gay!

A newspaper editor uses every trick in the book to keep his ace reporter ex-wife from remarrying..

Cast:Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy

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6 Dec 2009
"Green for Danger" - 1946

In a rural English hospital during WWII, a postman dies on the operating table. One of the nurses states that she has proof of who the murderer is.. But four poisonous pills have disappeared...

Cast:Trevor Howard, Rosamund John, Sally Grey, Alastair Sim, Leo Genn

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1 Nov 2009
"The Sea Hawk" - 1940

Dashing . . . romantic . . . Errol Flynn at his thrilling best!

Geoffrey Thorpe is an adventurous and dashing pirate, who feels that he should pirate the Spanish ships for the good of England.

Cast:Errol Flynn, Brenda Marshall, Claude Rains, Donald Crisp, Flora Robson

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4 October 2009
"The Dam Busters" - 1954

The story of the "bombs that had to bounce" - and the air-devils who had to drop 'em!

True story of how the British attacked German dams in WW2 by using an ingenious technique to drop bombs where they would be most effective.

Cast:Michael Redgrave, Richard Todd

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6 September 2009
"The Gunfighter" - 1950

His only friend was his gun... His only refuge - a woman's heart!

Notorious gunfighter Jimmy Ringo rides into town to find his true love, who doesn't want to see him. He hasn't come looking for trouble, but trouble finds him around every corner.

Cast:Gregory Peck, Helen Wescott, Milland Mitchell, Jean Parker, Karl Malden

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2 August 2009
"Swing Time" - 1936

A glorious songburst of gaiety and laughter!

A performer and gambler travels to New York City to raise the $25,000 he needs to marry his fiance, only to become entangled with a beautiful aspiring dancer.

Cast:Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Victor Moore, Helen Broderick

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5 July 2009
"Passport to Pimlico" - 1949

Pimlico is the home of hilarity! To Fun! To Laughter!

Residents of a part of London declare independence, when they discover an old treaty. This leads to the need for a 'Passport to Pimlico'

Cast:Stanley Holloway, Margaret Rutherford, Hermione Baddeley, Paul Dupuis

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7 June 2009
"Murder at the Gallop" - 1963

The Raciest Mystery of the Season! (..said in 1963)

When a wealthy old man appears to have been "frightened to death" by a cat, Miss Marple suspects one of his four relatives, all heirs to his estate, of his murder.

Cast:Margaret Rutherford, Robert Morley, Flora Robson, Stringer Davis, Charles Tingwell, Katya Douglas, Finlay Currie

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3 May 2009
"Rebel Without A Cause" - 1955

Jim Stark... a kid from a 'good' family - what makes him tick... like a bomb?

A rebellious young man with a troubled past comes to a new town, finding friends and enemies.

Cast:James Dean, Natalie Wood, Sal Mineo, Jim Backus, Dennis Hopper

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5 April 2009
"Mogambo" - 1953

Flaming love found in the savage heart of the jungle!

Actually filmed by M-G-M on safari...amid authentic scenes of unrivalled savagery and awe-inspiring splendor!

Cast:Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Grace Kelly, Donald Sinden

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1 March 2009
"The Searchers" - 1956

He had to find her... he had to find her...

The Biggest, Roughest, Toughest ...and Most Beautiful Picture Ever Made!

Cast:John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond, Natalie Wood

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1 February 2009
"For Me and My Gal" - 1942

The Greatest Romantic Musical . . . Ever!

WW I patriotism for a WW II audience, very sentimental, great musical episodes and songs.

Cast:Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, George Murphy, Marta Eggerth, Ben Blue, Horace McNally

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4 January 2009
"Adam's Rib" - 1949

It Will Tickle Your Funny Bone!

It's The Hilarious Answer To Who Wears The Pants!

Cast:Katherine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, David Wayne, Tom Ewell, Judy Holliday, Jean Hagen

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7 December 2008
"Above Suspicion" - 1943

It happened on a honeymoon!

Oxford Professor Richard Myles and new bride Frances are off on a European honeymoon. It isn't your typical honeymoon though...

Cast:Joan Crawford, Fred MacMurray, Conrad Veidt, Basil Rathbone, Reginald Owen, Felix Bressart

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2 November 2008
"The Scarlet Pimpernel" - 1935

Who Was He... What Was His Strange Power?

The story is one of hidden identity, of unsung heroism, illusion, and danger......risk and reward

Cast:Leslie Howard, Merle Oberon, Raymond Massey, Nigel Bruce, Bramwell Fletcher

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5 October 2008
"Invasion of the Body Snatchers" - 1956

... there was nothing to hold onto - except each other

"Something is happening! Send your men of science quick!" The panic stricken cry went over the phone to Washington D. C. until the lines went dead!......

Cast:Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter

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7 September 2008
"Stagecoach" - 1939

Danger holds the reins as the devil cracks the whip ! Desperate men ! Frontier women ! Rising above their pasts in a West corrupted by violence and gun-fire !

Cast:Claire Trevor, John Wayne, Andy Devine, John Carradine, Thomas Mitchell, Louise Platt

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3 August 2008
"The Pirate" - 1948

The great MGM musical romance!

A girl is engaged to the local richman, but meanwhile she has dreams about the legendary pirate Macoco...

Cast:Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Walter Slezak

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6 July 2008
"It`s a wonderful life" - 1946

They`re making memories tonight! They`re going steady...straight to your heart!

An angel helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman by showing what life would had been like if he never existed.

Cast:James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Travers, Beulah Bondi

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1 June 2008
"Gaslight" - 1944

Strange drama of a captive sweetheart!

Paula`s aunt Alice Alquist, a famous entertainer, is murdered in her home. Paula, who lives with her aunt finds the body...

Cast:Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten, Dame May Whitty, Angela Lansbury

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4 May 2008
"Mutiny on the Bounty" - 1935

A Thousand Hours of Hell For One Moment of Love!

Clark Gable as the daring mutineer in the screen's most exciting adventure story!

Cast:Clark Gable, Charles Laughton, Franchot Tone, Dudley Digges Donald Crisp, Herbert Mundin

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6 April 2008
"In Which We Serve" - 1942

The greatest human drama of war filmed! You'll Never Forget...In Which We Serve [UK Theatrical]

This `story of a ship`, the British destroyer HMS Torrin, is told in flash backs by survivors as they cling to a life raft.

Cast:Noel Coward, John Mills, Richard Attenborough, Celia Johnson.

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2 March 2008
"Fort Apache" - 1948

``I`m not asking your opinion, Captain Yorke. When you command this regiment - and you probably will - command it!``

As the first in John Ford’s famed “cavalry trilogy”, this movie is required viewing for any film fanatic.

Cast:John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple, Pedro Armendariz

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3 February 2008
"top Hat" - 1935

They're Dancing Cheek-To-Cheek Again!

Showman Jerry demonstrates his new dance steps late one night in Horace's hotel, much to the annoyance of sleeping Dale Tremont below. She goes upstairs to complain and ...

Cast:Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Helen Broderick

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6 January 2008
"Holiday" - 1938

If you had a million... which sister would you pick to spend it with?

Johnny finds himself betrothed to a millionaire's daughter. When her family, want Johnny to settle down to big business, he rebels, wishing instead to spend the early years of his life on "holiday."

Cast:Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Doris Nolan, Lew Ayres, Edward Everett Horton, Henry Kolker, Binnie Barnes, Jean Dixon, Henry Daniell

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2 December 2007
"Notorious" - 1946

Notorious Woman of many Desires! Fateful Fascination! Bold Intrigue!

A woman is asked to spy on a group of Nazi friends in South America. How far will she have to go to ingratiate herself with them?

Cast:Cary Grant, Ingrid Bergman, Claude Rains, Louis Calhern, Reinhold Schunzel

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4 November 2007
"The Three Musketeers" - 1948

Mightiest of All Romantic Adventures! ...Storming it's way to the screen with unbelievable excitement!

D'Artagnan and his musketeer comrades thwart the plans of Royal Prime Minister Richelieu to usurp the King's power.

Cast:Lana Turner, Gene Kelly, June Allyson, Van Heflin, Angela Lansbury, Frank Morgan

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7 October 2007
"High Noon" - 1952

There Is Nothing Under The Sun Like The High Adventure Of `High Noon`!

A marshall, personally compelled to face a returning deadly enemy, finds that his own town refuses to help him.

Cast:Gary Cooper, Thomas Mitchell, Lloyd Bridges, Katy Jurado, Grace Kelly

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2 September 2007
"Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" - 1953

Lorelei and Dorothy are just `Two Little Girls from Little Rock`, lounge singers on a transatlantic cruise, working their way to Paris, and enjoying the company of any eligible men they might meet along the way, even though `Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend.`

Cast:Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell, Charles Coburn, Tommy Noonan, Elliott Reid

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5 August 2007
"Mr and Mrs Smith" - 1941

Love and Laugh with the flirting Mr. and the flitting Mrs. who ran their marriage by rules--until a rule that wasn't in the book almost ran their marriage on the rocks...

Not a typical Hitchcock movie!.

Cast:Carole Lombard, Robert Montgomery, Gene Raymond

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1 July 2007
"Mata Hari" - 1931

Here is Greta Garbo's greatest picture---a romance based on the true life story of the exotic woman spy, Mata Hari.

Truly all-star, this production will leave in mind and heart the memory of an unforgettable thrill!

Cast:Greta Garbo, Ramon Novarro, Lionel Barrymore, Lewis Stone, C. Henry Gordon, Karen Morley

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3 June 2007
"Captain Blood" - 1935

A million dollars worth of adventure! His sword carved his name across the continents - and his glory across the seas!

The quintessential swashbuckler

Cast:Errol Flynn, Olivia de Havilland, Lionel Atwill, Basil Rathbone

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6 May 2007
"To Have and Have Not" - 1944

Humphrey Bogart...with his kind of woman in a powerful adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's most daring man-woman story!

Warner Bros creation as a sequel to Casablanca

Cast:Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennan, Lauren Bacall, Dolores Moran, Hoagy Carmichael

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1 April 2007
"Rio Grande" - 1950

The Breathtaking Saga of the United States Cavalry!

Rio Grande takes place after the Civil War when the Union turned their attention towards the Apaches. Union officer Kirby Yorke is in charge of an outpost on the Rio Grande in which he is in charge of training of new recruits one of which is his son whom he hasn't seen in 15 years.

Cast:John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Ben Johnson, Claude Jarman, Harry Cary, Victor McLaglen

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4 March 2007
"The Philadelphia Story" - 1940

Broadway's howling year-run comedy hit of the snooty society beauty who slipped and fell - IN LOVE!

When a rich woman's ex-husband and a tabloid-type reporter turn up just before her planned remarriage, she begins to learn the truth about herself.

Cast:Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, James Stewart

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4 February 2007
"Abbott Costello Meet Frankenstein" - 1948

Jeepers! The creepers are after Bud and Lou! The LAUGHS are MONSTERous! Bud and Lou are in a stew when they tangle with the TITANS of TERROR!

Two hapless frieght handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man.

Cast:Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lon Chaney, Bela Lugosi, Glenn Strange, Lenore Aubert.

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7 January 2007
"39 Steps" - 1935

Handcuffed to the girl who double-crossed him. The MAN who put the MAN in roMANce.

A man in London tries to help a counterespionage agent, and is soon finding himself in one jam after another.

Cast:Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle, Peggy Ashcroft.

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3 December 2006
"The Mark Of Zorro" - 1940

Ride With Zorro . . . The Dashing Don Of California's Most Adventurous Era !

Around 1820 the son of a California nobleman comes home from Spain to find his native land under a villainous dictatorship. On the one hand he plays the useless fop, while on the other he is the masked avenger Zorro.

Cast:Tyrone Power, Linda Darnell, Basil Rathbone, Gale Sondergaard, Eugene Pallette.

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5 November 2006
"African Queen" - 1951

The greatest adventure a man ever lived...with a woman!

At the start of World War 1, Charlie Allnut is using his old steamer, The African Queen, to ferry supplies to villages in East Africa. When the Rev. Samual Sayer dies, Charlie agrees to take Sayers' sister, Rose, back to civilization. taking on the Germans at the same time.

Cast:Humphrey Bogart, Katherine Hepburn, Robert Morley, Theodore Bikel

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1 October 2006
"Rio Bravo" - 1959

John Wayne The big guy with the battered hat... and Dean Martin the ragged woman-wrecked castoff called Dude... and Ricky Nelson The rockin' babyfaced gunfisted kid... And Time Was Running Out Through Bullet Holes At Howard Hawks' "Rio Bravo"

Cast:John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson, Angie Dickinson, Walter Brennan, Ward Bond

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3 September 2006
"Monkey Business" - 1952

Barnaby Fulton is a research chemist working on a fountain of youth pill. While trying a sample dose on himself, he accidentally gets a dose of a mixture added to the water cooler and believes his potion is what is working. The mixture temporarily causes him to feel and act like a teenager, including correcting his vision. When his wife gets a dose that is even larger, she regresses even further into her childhood. When an old boyfriend meets her in this state, he believes that her never wanting to see him again means a divorce and a chance for him.

Cast:Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers, Charles Coburn, Marilyn Monroe

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6 August 2006
"Funny Face" - 1956

Jo Stockton can only get to Paris to meet with the beatnik founder of "empathicalism" (a idea that implores you to "put yourself into others shoes" in order to 'empathize' with them) if she agrees to model a line of ultra-chic fashions for photographer Dick Avery. Paris provides the backdrop for this wonderful blend of Gershwin music and Givenchy fashions.

Cast:Audrey Hepburn, Fred Astaire, Kay Thompson

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2 July 2006
"Maltese Falcon" - 1941

It's thrilling . . . it's chilling . . . it's the most baffling mystery story in years !

Sam Spade, a private detective, gets involved in a murderous hunt for a valuable statuette.

Cast:Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre, Sidney Greenstreet.

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4 June 2006
"Meet Me In St Louis" - 1944

A cast of favorites in the Charming, Romantic, Tuneful Love Story of the Early 1900s !

St. Louis 1903. The well-off Smith family has four beautiful daughters, including Esther and little Tootie. 17-year old Esther has fallen in love with the boy next door who has just moved in, John. He however, barely notices her at first. The family is shocked when Mr. Smith reveals that he has been transfered to a nice position in New York, which means that the family has to leave St. Louis and the St. Louis Fair.

Cast:Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor, Lucille Bremer, Leon Ames, Tom Drake

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7 May 2006
"Casablanca" - 1942

Mysterious City of Sin and Intrigue !

Classic film set in occupied Africa during the early days of World War II: An American expatriate meets a former lover, with unforeseen complications.

Cast:Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid, Peter Lorre, Claude Rains, Conrad Veidt.

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2 April 2006
"And then there were none" - 1945

We dare you to guess!!

Agatha Christie tale of 10 people invited to an isolated place only to find that an unseen person is killing them one by one. One of them?

Cast:Barry Fitzgerald, Walter Huston, Louis Hayward, Roland Young, June Duprez

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5 March 2006
"Bringing Up Baby" - 1938

Shh. Dr. Huxley is thinking.

David Huxley is waiting to get a bone he needs for his museum collection. Through a series of strange circumstances, he meets Susan Vance, and the duo have a series of misadventures which include a leopard called Baby.

Cast:Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Charlie Ruggles, Barry Fitzgerald

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5 February 2006
"7 Brides for 7 Brothers" - 1954

LUSTY, MIRTHFUL GIRL-STEALING MUSICAL! . . . with Seven Great Songs!

Adam, the eldest of seven brothers, goes to town to get a wife. He convinces Milly to marry him that same day. They return to his backwoods home. Only then does she discover he has six brothers -- all living in his cabin.

Cast:Jane Powell, Howard Keel, Jeff Richards, Russ Tamblyn, Tommy Rall, Howard Petrie, Virginia Gibson, Ian Wolfe.

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1 January 2006
"King Kong" - 1933

A Monster of Creation's Dawn Breaks Loose in Our World Today!

A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal giant gorilla who takes a shine to their female blonde star.

Cast:Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, Bruce Cabot

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4 December 2005
"Dial M for Murder" - 1954

Kiss By Kiss...Supreme Suspense Unfurls!

An ex-tennis pro carries out a plot to murder his wife. When things go wrong, he improvises a brilliant plan B.

Cast:Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, Robert Cummings

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11 November 2005
"On The Town" - 1949

Come on, everybody, let's go On the Town!

Three sailors - Gabey, Chip and Ozzie - let loose on a 24-hour pass in New York and the Big Apple will never be the same!

Cast:Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Betty Garrett, Ann Miller, Vera-Ellen, Jules Munshin

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2 October 2005
"Singing In The Rain" - 1952

What a Glorious Feeling !

Glorious classic film musical. 1927: Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont are the darlings of the silent silver screen. Offscreen, Don, aided by his happy-go-lucky friend and piano accompanist, Cosmo Brown, has to dodge Lina's romantic overtures, especially when he falls for chorus girl Kathy Selden. With the advent of sound in motion pictures, it is decided to turn Don and Lina's new film into a "talkie" and a musical at that. The only problem is Lina's voice, which mere words cannot describe. Thus, Kathy is brought on to dub her speaking and singing voice in secret, and Don's on top of the world. But then Lina finds out...

Cast:Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Hagen, Cyd Charisse

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4 September 2005
"Goodbye Mr Chips" - 1969

A shy, withdrawn English schoolteacher falls for a flashy showgirl.

Cast:Peter O'Toole, Petula Clark, Michael Redgrave, Alison Leggatt, Sian Phillips, Michael Bryant, George Baker, Jenny Runacre

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