Tag: deception

The Black Room (1935) 7

The Black Room (1935)

Prophecy has it that younger twin Anton will kill brother Gregor in the castle's Black Room. Anton returns to the castle after a 10 year hiatus. Gregor, a Baron, has many attempts on his life as his subjects detest his t...

The Magnet (1950) 6.9

The Magnet (1950)

A mixture of a psychological study of a ten-year-old boy, an English domestic comedy and a satire on psychologists finds young Johnny Brent, the only child of a pair of psychologists, trading an "invisible watch" to a mu...

Nothing But the Truth (1941) 7.2

Nothing But the Truth (1941)

Stockbroker T.T. Ralston has promised his niece Gwen to double it if she can raise $20,000. for charity. But he connives so those she asks refuse to give her more than the $10,000 she's already raised. Gwen secretly give...

The Fox (2017) 4.9

The Fox (2017)

The Hague-based Europol agent Simon Fox (Morgan C. Jones) leads a troubled life after he accidentally shot and killed a child. Struggling with this trauma Simon is confronted with a secret post-war resistance organizatio...

Roman Scandals (1933) 6.6

Roman Scandals (1933)

A kind-hearted young man is thrown out of his corrupt home town of West Rome, Oklahoma. He falls asleep and dreams that he is back in the days of olden Rome, where he gets mixed up with court intrigue and a murder plot a...

Road to Morocco (1942) 7.1

Road to Morocco (1942)

Jeff and Turkey, two wild and crazy guys adrift on a raft in the Mediterranean, are cast away on a desert shore and hop a convenient camel to an Arabian Nights city where Turkey soon finds himself sold as a slave...to lu...

Andy Hardy’s Blonde Trouble (1944) 6.6

Andy Hardy’s Blonde Trouble (1944)

Andy is going to Wainwright College as did his father. He sees a pretty blonde on the train and he is alternately winked at or slapped every time he sees her. Andy is clueless. On the train Andy meets Kay and Dr. Standis...

Andy Hardy Comes Home (1958) 6

Andy Hardy Comes Home (1958)

Andy Hardy, now a grown man with a wife and children, returns to his hometown on a business trip and finds himself getting mixed up in local politics.::Anonymous...

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939) 7.5

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)

On his uncle's death Sir Henry Baskerville returns from abroad and opens up the ancestral hall on the desolate moors of Devonshire. Holmes uncovers a plot to have Sir Henry murdered by a terrible trained hound....

Love Before Breakfast (1936) 6.3

Love Before Breakfast (1936)

A rich businessman stalks another man's fiancée....

Heathens and Thieves (2012) 5.2

Heathens and Thieves (2012)

In the Old West, lawmen, drifters, and hired gunman converge on an isolated ranch, believing its Chinese owners possess stolen gold.::Anonymous...

Hands Across the Table (1935) 7

Hands Across the Table (1935)

Hotel manicurist Regi Allen is a cynical golddigger who meets her match in Theodore 'Ted' Drew III. After a date with Ted, she lets him sleep on her couch when he's too drunk to go further; but what is she to think when ...

Paris Is Always Paris (1951) 6.4

Paris Is Always Paris (1951)

A group of Italian soccer fans arrive in Paris for a match, but most of them go their separate ways to explore the sights, have a bit of an adventure, and maybe even find some romance.::Lawrence Chadbourne...

Darkman III: Die Darkman Die (1996) (V) 4.8

Darkman III: Die Darkman Die (1996) (V)

Darkman, needing money to continue his experiments on synthetic skin, steals a crate of cash from drug lord Peter Rooker, attracting the gangster's attention. Rooker is determined to find the source of Darkman's super st...

The Great Manhunt (1950) 7.1

The Great Manhunt (1950)

Visiting in England, famed American surgeon Doctor John Marlowe is decoyed to a middle European country, and discovers the operation he is to perform is on the Vosnian dictator. When the latter dies, he is replaced by a ...

The Buckskin Lady (1957) 5.2

The Buckskin Lady (1957)

Dr. Bruce Merritt is enticed to Bitter Water by 'Doc' Medley, a phony poker swindler, who persuades Merritt to pay him $250 for the use of his 'medical practice.' Doc's daughter Angela vows to pay back Merritt's money. S...

Macabre (1969) 5.8

Macabre (1969)

A scheming blonde plots to steal her husband's money, not by killing him, but by driving him to the brink of insanity so that, once he's institutionalized, she and his twin brother (whom she's having an affair with!) can...

Rose-Marie (1936) 6.7

Rose-Marie (1936)

Opera singer (Marie de Flor) seeks out fugitive brother in the Canadian wilderness. During her trek, she meets a Canadian mountie (Sgt. Bruce) who is also searching for her brother. Romance ensues, resulting in several l...

A Damsel in Distress (1937) 6.8

A Damsel in Distress (1937)

Lady Alyce Marshmorton must marry soon, and the staff of Tottney Castle have laid bets on who she'll choose, with young Albert wagering on "Mr. X". After Alyce goes to London to meet a beau (bumping into dancer Jerry Hal...

Operation Mad Ball (1957) 6.6

Operation Mad Ball (1957)

Private Hogan must raise his ability to scheme and plot to a new level to put on a madcap dance to celebrate the closing of an Army surgical hospital in post WWII France while evading the stickler-for-details Captain Loc...

The Lower Depths (1957) 7.4

The Lower Depths (1957)

In medieval Japan, aging Rokubei, his younger wife of four years Osugi and her uncle run a tenement complex at the bottom of a cliff, the complex which from the naked eye at the top of the cliff looks like nothing more t...

Gay Purr-ee (1962) 6.9

Gay Purr-ee (1962)

Mouser Jaune Tom and house cat Mewsette are living in the French countryside, but Mewsette wants to experience the refinement and excitement of the Paris living. But upon arrival she falls into the clutches of Meowrice. ...

Codename: Kids Next Door – Operation Z.E.R.O. (2006) (TV) 7.6

Codename: Kids Next Door – Operation Z.E.R.O. (2006) (TV)

The knd must find a way to stop grandfather from ruling the world and turning everyone including adults into senior citizen zombies. Meanwhile numbuh one finds out his loser dad was the great numbuh zero.::AMAppling...

Search and Destroy (2020) 2.8

Search and Destroy (2020)

When American Ranger John Cutter fails to save a family being held hostage and loses his entire team in a battle with infamous Ukrainian Arms Dealer Igor Rodin, John is discharged from the army. Three years later he is a...

Klondike Annie (1936) 6.5

Klondike Annie (1936)

Carlton Rose, a girl known as "the Frisco Doll" escapes to Alaska after accidentally killing her guard.::chiendalou...

Desire Me (1947) 6.2

Desire Me (1947)

Shortly after WWII, flashbacks tell the story of Marise, her husband Paul, and Jean, who was imprisoned with Paul in a German camp. While attempting to escape from the camp Paul is shot, and Jean goes to see Marise, conf...

The Killers (1964) 7.1

The Killers (1964)

A remake of The Killers (1946) which itself was inspired by the Ernest Hemingway short story. Told instead from the hitmen's point of view, the killers decide to find out why their latest victim (a race car driver) "just...

The Night Walker (1964) 6.4

The Night Walker (1964)

A wealthy woman is terrorized by recurring dreams regarding her jealous, blind husband who supposedly burned to death in a recent fire. She tries to convince her attorney that the nightmares are real....

The Flame of New Orleans (1941) 6.6

The Flame of New Orleans (1941)

French farce comes to the New World in 1840 as Claire Ledoux convinces the middle-aged banker who is her fiance that she is two different women -- a deception made necessary by the arrival of a man acquainted with the sw...

Decisions (2011) 3.4

Decisions (2011)

When a group of friends decide to pull a bank heist to get out from underneath their money troubles. They quickly discover that things can unravel in a hurry! A compromised LAPD Detective (Corey Haim) on the take with a ...

Maisie Goes to Reno (1944) 6.2

Maisie Goes to Reno (1944)

Maisie is overworked at her defense job and is ordered to take a two week vacation. When she meets Tommy, he offers her a job singing with his band in Reno, but she has to get there on her own. So at the bus station, she...

The Real Glory (1939) 6.6

The Real Glory (1939)

In 1906 the American army pulls out of Mindanao leaving a handful of officers to try and get the Philippines Constabulary into shape to protect the native population from ruthless invaders. By reputation and by their exp...

100 Days to Live (2019) 8

100 Days to Live (2019)

Haunted by the tragic death of her mother, Rebecca Church (Heidi Johanningmeier, Fox's Proven Innocent) has dedicated her life to the mental health profession. Recently engaged to Gabriel Weeks (Colin Egglesfield, TNT's ...

Five Moons Plaza (2003) 6.1

Five Moons Plaza (2003)

One of the main players in Italian politics, Aldo Moro, gets kidnapped and murdered by terrorists. One judge finds evidence that put new dangerous light on the case.::Anonymous...

The Assignment (1997) 6.9

The Assignment (1997)

1986. In his civilian clothes while on shore leave in Jerusalem, Lieutenant Commander Annibal Ramirez of the US Navy is captured and interrogated by who he eventually learns is Mossad in a case of mistaken identity. Beca...

Intolerance: Love’s Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916) 7.7

Intolerance: Love’s Struggle Throughout the Ages (1916)

Intolerance and its terrible effects are examined in four historical eras. In ancient Babylon, a mountain girl is caught up in the religious rivalry that leads to the city's downfall. In Judea, the hypocritical Pharisees...

I’m Still Here (2010) 6.2

I’m Still Here (2010)

In 2008 while rehearsing for a charity event, actor Joaquin Phoenix, with Casey Affleck's camera watching, tells people he's quitting to pursue a career in rap music. Over the next year, we watch the actor write, rehears...

White Tiger (1923) 6.2

White Tiger (1923)

Three crooks pull off a magnificent crime. As they're forced to hide out together they slowly begin to distrust each other.::Anonymous...

New Frontier (1939) 5.7

New Frontier (1939)

The state government plans to build a flood-control dam and condemns the property of the local farmers and ranchers, including The Three Mesquiteers. The state intends to compensate the land-owners fairly, but a crooked ...

Descent (2005) (TV) 3.3

Descent (2005) (TV)

When the Ring of Fire starts heating up with an unprecedented amount of volcanic activity a team of scientists are gathered to prevent a global catastrophe. But one of the scientists realizes early on that the cause of v...