Release: 1951

  • The Thing from Another World

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    The Thing from Another World (1951)
    Scientists and U.S. Air Force officials fend off a blood-thirsty alien organism while at a remote arctic outpost.
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  • Strangers on a Train

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    Strangers on a Train (1951)
    A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder—a theory that he plans to implement.
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  • The African Queen

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    The African Queen (1951)
    At the start of the first World War, in the middle of Africa’s nowhere, a gin soaked riverboat captain is persuaded by a strong-willed missionary to go down river and face-off a German warship.
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  • An American in Paris

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    An American in Paris (1951)
    Jerry Mulligan is an exuberant American expatriate in Paris trying to make a reputation as a painter. His friend Adam is a struggling concert pianist who's a long time associate of a famous French singer, Henri Baurel. A lonely society woman, Milo Roberts, takes Jerry under her wing and supports him, but is interested in more than his art.
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  • Alice in Wonderland

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    Alice in Wonderland (1951)
    On a golden afternoon, young Alice follows a White Rabbit, who disappears down a nearby rabbit hole. Quickly following him, she tumbles into the burrow - and enters the merry, topsy-turvy world of Wonderland! Memorable songs and whimsical escapades highlight Alice's journey, which culminates in a madcap encounter with the Queen of Hearts - and her army of playing cards!
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  • A Place in the Sun

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    A Place in the Sun (1951)
    An ambitious young man wins an heiress's heart but has to cope with his former girlfriend's pregnancy.
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  • A Streetcar Named Desire

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    A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
    Disturbed Blanche DuBois moves in with her sister in New Orleans and is tormented by her brutish brother-in-law while her reality crumbles around her.
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  • On the Riviera

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    On the Riviera (1951)
    In this fast-paced remake of the Muarice Chavlier vehicle Folies Bergere, talented Danny Kaye plays both a performer and a heroic French military pilot.
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  • Othello

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    Othello (1951)
    When a secret marriage is planned between Othello, a Moorish general, and Desdemona, the daughter of Senator Brabantio, her old suitor Roderigo takes it hard. He allies himself with Iago, who has his own grudge against Othello, and the two conspire to bring Othello down. When their first plan, to have him accused of witchcraft, fails, they plant evidence intended…
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  • The Tales of Hoffmann

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    The Tales of Hoffmann (1951)
    In this film adaptation of the Offenbach opera, a young poet named Hoffman broods over his failed romances. First, his affair with the beautiful Olympia is shattered when he realizes that she is really a mechanical woman designed by a scientist. Next, he believes that a striking prostitute loves him, only to find out she was hired to fake her…
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