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Bad Girl

Bad Girl

Director: Frank Borzage
Year: 1931

The great Frank Borzage (A Farewell to Arms) directed this pre-code classic set during The Great Depression, James Dunn (A Tree Grows in Brooklyn) and Sally Eilers (The Black Camel) play a poor couple who must marry when she becomes pregnant.

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Coming Home

Coming Home

Director: Hal Ashby
Year: 1978

Perhaps the most compelling picture ever made about the shattering aftermath of the Vietnam War, Coming Home earned eight Academy Award nominations and won three for Best Actress (Jane Fonda), Actor (Jon Voight) and Original Screenplay.

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The Eleanor Roosevelt Story

The Eleanor Roosevelt Story

Director: Richard Kaplan
Year: 1965

Pulitzer prize winner Archibald MacLeish scripted this touching portrait of the woman who emerged from a privileged but painful childhood to become a powerful humanitarian. Academy Award winner for Best Documentary. Introduced by Hillary Rodham Clinton.

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Elmer Gantry

Elmer Gantry

Director: Richard Brooks
Year: 1960

A traveling salesman (Burt Lancaster) stumbles into a revival meeting and discovers that he can hustle money and delivers demonbashing oratories that bring him fame and fortune. But when an old flame (Jean Simmons) re-appears, he is forced to confront demons of a more worldly order.

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The Enemy Below

The Enemy Below

Director: Dick Powell
Year: 1957

The great Robert Mitchum (The Wonderful Country) and Curt Jurgens (The Spy Who Loved Me) star in this gripping World War II drama about an American destroyer and a German U-boat stalking each other at sea.

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A Farewell To Arms (1932)

A Farewell To Arms (1932)

Director: Frank Borzage
Year: 1932

An Academy Award nominee for Best Picture, A FAREWELL TO ARMS is a ravishing adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's legendary novel, starring Gary Cooper (High Noon) as Lt. Frederic Henry, a young ambulance driver for the Italian army in WWI, more interested in chasing women than the enemy. When seeking cover during an air raid, he encounters Nurse Catherine Barkley (a radiant Helen Hayes), and the world shifts under his feet.

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Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Director: Richard Lester
Year: 1966

A wily Roman slave discovers that his master's son is in love with the girl next door, he promises to help win her heart in exchange for his freedom. The road to romance is blocked with mayhem and the wildest chariot race ever! Stars Zero Mostel, Phil Silvers, Buster Keaton and Michael Crawford.

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I Want to Live!

I Want to Live!

Director: Robert Wise
Year: 1958

Newly Remastered in HD! Nominated for 6 Academy Awards including Best Director (Robert Wise, Run Silent, Run Deep) and winner of the Best Actress Oscar (Susan Hayward, The Honey Pot). Prostitute! Party Girl! Perjurer! Petty Criminal! She's all this and more... but is she a murderer?

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Judgment at Nuremberg

Judgment at Nuremberg

Director: Stanley Kramer
Year: 1961

The event the world will never forget! Winner of Two Academy Awards including Actor in a Leading Role (Maximilian Schell, The Black Hole) and nominated for eleven Academy Awards, including Best Picture Judgment at Nuremberg is a magnificent achievement in filmmaking, boasting brilliant performances by an all-star cast.

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Lilies of the Field

Lilies of the Field

Director: Ralph Nelson
Year: 1963

Mastered in HD! Nominated for 5 Academy Awards including Best Picture and winner of the Best Actor Oscar (Sidney Poitier, In the Heat of the Night). Homer Smith (Poitier), an itinerant handyman, is driving through the Arizona desert when he meets five impoverished nuns. Stopping to fix their leaky farmhouse roof, Homer discovers that not only will the Mother Superior not pay him for the job, but she also wants him to build their chapel - for free!

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