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ABANDON SHIP!
Tyrone Power, Mai Zetterling, Lloyd Nolan. Will the survivors of an ocean liner be rescued or will the sea claim them? (1957) (100 min.)
ABBOTT AND COSTELLO IN HOLLYWOOD
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Lucille Ball. The two zanies in Tinseltown. (1945) (83 min.)
ABBOTT AND COSTELLO MEET FRANKENSTEIN
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney Jr.. The boys meet up with Dracula, who plans to put Lou's brain in the Frankenstein monster. Werewolf Larry Talbot (Lori Chaney Jr.) tries to warn the boys but then decides that Lou would make a good lunch. One of the all-time great horror-comedies. (1948) (83 min.)
ABBOTT AND COSTELLO MEET THE KILLER, BORIS KARLOFF
Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Boris Karloff. Is it a mystery? Is it a comedy? When Abbott and Costello get involved, anything is possible, and this film proves it. (1949) (84 min.)
ABE LINCOLN IN ILLINOIS
Raymond Massey, Ruth Gordon, Gene Lockhart. The young lawyer becomes President. Truly a great story, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Robert Sherwood. (1939) (110 min.)
ABOVE SUSPICION
Joan Crawford, Fred MacMurray, Basil Rathbone. While on their honeymoon a couple become involved with spies and the British secret service. (1943) (91 min.)
ABRAHAM LINCOLN
Walter Huston, Una Merkel. The life and times of honest Abe, from humble beginnings to President. (1930) (90 min.)
THE ABDICATION
Peter Finch, Liv Ullman, Cyril Cusack. An historical romance about Sweden's beautiful Queen Christina who gives up her crown to become a Catholic. When she falls in love with the cardinal who is investigating the sincerity of her conversion, they are both tempted to sacrifice their faith. (1974) (103min)
ACE IN THE HOLE (1951)
Kirk Douglas, Jan Sterling, Herbie Cook. Legendary director Billy Wilder's scathing indictment of American culture anticipated the current rise of the media circus and it comes to video for the first time on this new Criterion Collection DVD. It is a dark tale of an amoral newspaper reporter who stumbles upon the story of a lifetime in the New Mexico desert and will allow nothing to stop him from getting the scoop. (1951) (111min)
ACROSS THE BRIDGE
Rod Steiger, David Knight, Maria Candi. A businessman steals a fortune and then eludes the authorities by assuming the identity of a murdered man and fleeing to Mexico. (1957) (103min)
ACROSS THE PACIFIC
Humphrey Bogart, Mary Aster, Sydney Greenstreet. It's a classic Bogart film, as he woos the hand of Astor, and at the same time trails a pack of spies who plan to blow up the Panama Canal. Directed by John Huston. (1942) (97 min.)
ACT OF VIOLENCE//MYSTERY STREET
Van Heflin, Robert Ryan, Ricardo Montalban, Sally Forrest. From the new Film Noir Classic Collection comes this double feature. The first film is about an ex-WWII pilot who is a respectable family man until his troubled bombadier shows up with a score to settle. The second feature is about a Boston cop solving a whodunit with the help of a Harvard forensic expert. (1948/50) (82/93min)