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March 17, 2018 / Foreign

Ferdinand Rieche was a policeman, but found the legal constraints of that profession too stifling. He gets into the business of protecting manufacturing plants and outfits and trains his men like a private army expecting an invasion. After his excesses prove too much for his bosses, he is fired, and Ferdinand takes his strong opinions back into public life.

WATCH MOVIE Der starke Ferdinand (1976) AKA Strongman Ferdinand

March 17, 2018 / Foreign
March 17, 2018 / Comedy

An improvisational comedian, working with The Committee improv group in San Francisco, struggles to be taken seriously.

WATCH MOVIE Funnyman (1967)

March 17, 2018 / Pre Code

When his father is murdered, erstwhile conman Nick Darrow asks the cops if he can go undercover to find the killers, and maybe even stop a crime ring that has been plaguing the police. The sister of another innocent victim joins him as they infiltrate the syndicate. Any wrong move could lead to instant death.

WATCH MOVIE Under-Cover Man (1932)

March 17, 2018 / Drama

Joan Bannister is the wife of globe-trotting war correspondent David Bannister.┬áReturning to the US, Bannister becomes suspicious when Joan begins keeping company with known Nazi functionaries, notably the sinister Mr. Peter. Suspecting that his own wife may be the elusive “Madame Spy” wanted by American authorities, Bannister is in for quite a few surprises before the film’s six reels expend themselves.

WATCH MOVIE Madame Spy (1942)

March 17, 2018 / Comedy

Corby Lane coming to a small Arkansas town to play Santa Claus because, when she was a small child traveling with her impoverished father, the townspeople saved her life by donating money needed for medical treatment. She meets and falls in love with “Doc” Sellers, an easy-going doctor who enjoys fishing and the unhurried pace of the town. Corby’s gesture of handing out money and lavish gifts to the citizens backfires when, after it has been publicized, the town becomes the destination of every wayward traveler and fortune seeker.

WATCH MOVIE She Couldn’t Say No (1954)

March 17, 2018 / Thriller

City girl Renee is enjoying a jog in the peace and quiet of the Canadian Rockies when she suddenly finds herself being chased by a crazed mountain man named Vern. Try as she might to escape, Vern soon catches her and takes her away to his remote cabin hideout. All may look lost for Renee, but Joe, his outdoorsman father, is determined to come to her rescue.

WATCH MOVIE Abducted (1986)

March 17, 2018 / Drama

A spy melodrama in which a New York newspaper reporter, sent to Gotland to interview a nuclear scientist, becomes involved with foreign agents who have kidnapped the scientist’s daughter.

WATCH MOVIE 48 Hours to Live (1959)