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1. Psycho (1960)

R | 109 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

8.5
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97 Metascore

A Phoenix secretary embezzles $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles, John Gavin

Votes: 630,529 | Gross: $32.00M

2. Peeping Tom (1960)

Not Rated | 101 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller

7.7
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A young man murders women, using a movie camera to film their dying expressions of terror.

Director: Michael Powell | Stars: Karlheinz Böhm, Anna Massey, Moira Shearer, Maxine Audley

Votes: 33,343 | Gross: $0.08M

3. Black Sunday (1960)

Not Rated | 87 min | Horror

7.2
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A vengeful witch and her fiendish servant return from the grave and begin a bloody campaign to possess the body of the witch's beautiful look-alike descendant, with only the girl's brother and a handsome doctor standing in her way.

Director: Mario Bava | Stars: Barbara Steele, John Richardson, Andrea Checchi, Ivo Garrani

Votes: 14,596

4. The Spiral Staircase (1946)

Approved | 83 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

7.4
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In 1916, a shadowy serial killer is targeting women with "afflictions"; one night during a thunderstorm, the mute Helen feels menaced.

Director: Robert Siodmak | Stars: Dorothy McGuire, George Brent, Ethel Barrymore, Kent Smith

Votes: 9,602

5. Shall We Dance (1937)

Approved | 109 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.5
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A ballet dancer and a showgirl fake a marriage for publicity purposes, then fall in love.

Director: Mark Sandrich | Stars: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Edward Everett Horton, Eric Blore

Votes: 6,931

6. The Evil Eye (1963)

Not Rated | 86 min | Comedy, Horror, Mystery

7.0
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A mystery novel-loving American tourist witnesses a murder in Rome, and soon finds herself and her suitor caught up in a series of killings.

Director: Mario Bava | Stars: John Saxon, Letícia Román, Valentina Cortese, Titti Tomaino

Votes: 4,342

7. The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz (1955)

Not Rated | 89 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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The delirious journey of a mental disordered man, who is obsessed in making the perfect crime.

Director: Luis Buñuel | Stars: Ernesto Alonso, Miroslava, Rita Macedo, Ariadne Welter

Votes: 5,053

8. Lust of the Vampire (1957)

82 min | Horror

6.5
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A mad scientist captures young women and drains their blood in order to keep an ancient, evil duchess alive.

Directors: Riccardo Freda, Mario Bava | Stars: Gianna Maria Canale, Carlo D'Angelo, Dario Michaelis, Wandisa Guida

Votes: 1,557

9. Jack the Ripper (1959)

Not Rated | 84 min | Crime, History, Horror

6.2
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A serial killer is murdering women in the Whitechapel district of London. An American policeman is brought in to help Scotland Yard solve the case.

Directors: Robert S. Baker, Monty Berman | Stars: Lee Patterson, Eddie Byrne, Betty McDowall, Ewen Solon

Votes: 751

10. The Awful Dr. Orlof (1962)

Approved | 90 min | Horror

6.2
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Dr. Orlof, a former prison doctor, abducts beautiful women from nightclubs and tries to use their skin to repair his daughter's fire-scarred face.

Director: Jesús Franco | Stars: Conrado San Martín, Diana Lorys, Howard Vernon, Perla Cristal

Votes: 1,505

11. The Unsuspected (1947)

Approved | 103 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery

7.2
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The secretary of an affably suave radio mystery host mysteriously commits suicide after his wealthy young niece disappears.

Director: Michael Curtiz | Stars: Claude Rains, Joan Caulfield, Audrey Totter, Constance Bennett

Votes: 2,771

12. 23 Paces to Baker Street (1956)

Approved | 103 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.0
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A blind American writer living in London stumbles upon a criminal conspiracy involving kidnapping and extortion.

Director: Henry Hathaway | Stars: Van Johnson, Vera Miles, Cecil Parker, Patricia Laffan

Votes: 2,085

13. The Horrible Dr. Hichcock (1962)

76 min | Horror

6.4
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In 19th century London, a woman weds a doctor with necrophiliac tendencies, and whose first wife died under mysterious circumstances - and might be coming back from the grave to torment her successor.

Director: Riccardo Freda | Stars: Barbara Steele, Robert Flemyng, Silvano Tranquilli, Maria Teresa Vianello

Votes: 1,470

14. Mannequin in Red (1958)

108 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.5
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A model is murdered at a famous fashion house and the Hillmans start to investigate. Kajsa Hillman is employed as a model and discovers that several people had motives to kill the model who... See full summary »

Director: Arne Mattsson | Stars: Anita Björk, Lillebil Ibsen, Nils Hallberg, Gio Petré

Votes: 459

15. The Killer Is Loose (1956)

Approved | 73 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.6
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An unhinged, deceptively mild-mannered bank robber escapes prison, seeking revenge on the cop who accidentally killed his wife during a gun battle.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Joseph Cotten, Rhonda Fleming, Wendell Corey, Alan Hale Jr.

Votes: 1,738

16. Hell Is a City (1960)

93 min | Crime, Thriller

7.1
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In Britain, a Manchester police inspector becomes obsessed with capturing a criminal who escapes from prison.

Director: Val Guest | Stars: Stanley Baker, John Crawford, Donald Pleasence, Maxine Audley

Votes: 1,029

17. The Grim Reaper (1962)

Not Rated | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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When a woman is killed in a park, the police bring in everyone suspected of being there when the incident occurred and question them. One of them is the killer.

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci | Stars: Francesco Ruiu, Giancarlo De Rosa, Vincenzo Ciccora, Alfredo Leggi

Votes: 2,347

18. How to Murder a Rich Uncle (1957)

79 min | Comedy, Crime

7.0
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The impoverished Clitterburn family live on a grand English estate but times are hard and the head of the household, Sir Henry, seizes upon news of the impending arrival of their rich ... See full summary »

Director: Nigel Patrick | Stars: Nigel Patrick, Charles Coburn, Wendy Hiller, Katie Johnson

Votes: 221

19. La Poison (1951)

Not Rated | 85 min | Comedy, Crime

7.5
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Through a series of circumstances and plot twists an enterprising man manages to get away with murdering his wife, even though he cheerfully admits his guilt in court.

Director: Sacha Guitry | Stars: Michel Simon, Jean Debucourt, Jacques Varennes, Jeanne Fusier-Gir

Votes: 1,240

20. Der grüne Bogenschütze (1961)

93 min | Crime, Drama

5.9
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An English businessman comes home to London, only to find visitors to his home being killed by arrows from "the Green Archer."

Director: Jürgen Roland | Stars: Klausjürgen Wussow, Karin Dor, Eddi Arent, Harry Wüstenhagen

Votes: 741

21. The Fuller Brush Girl (1950)

Approved | 85 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.6
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Scatterbrained Sally Elliott tries to get a job as a Fuller brush girl and desperate for money she borrows her friend's kit without permission and her attempts at selling cosmetics ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Lucille Ball, Eddie Albert, Carl Benton Reid, Gale Robbins

Votes: 753

22. Bluebeard (1963)

115 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.5
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Follows a family man who meets women through lonely-hearts ads.

Director: Claude Chabrol | Stars: Michèle Morgan, Danielle Darrieux, Hildegard Knef, Juliette Mayniel

Votes: 921

23. Pensione Edelweiss (1959)

88 min | Drama, Thriller

5.7
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You'll live this world like a balloon which a child releases.

Directors: Ottorino Franco Bertolini, Víctor Merenda | Stars: Henri Vidal, Dawn Addams, Lino Ventura, Lauretta Masiero

Votes: 101

24. La mano de un hombre muerto (1962)

Approved | 95 min | Horror

6.1
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When violent crime strikes a tiny hamlet, the townsfolk suspect the distant relative of a sadistic 17th century baron who cursed the village.

Director: Jesús Franco | Stars: Ana Castor, Howard Vernon, Paula Martel, Georges Rollin

Votes: 562

25. The Devil's Daffodil (1961)

86 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.6
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A Chinese detective breaks up a drug smuggling ring and tries to find the "Daffodil Killer". The drug smugglers had devised the ingenious method of smuggling heroin from Hong Kong in the stems of daffodils.

Director: Ákos Ráthonyi | Stars: Joachim Fuchsberger, William Lucas, Sabine Sesselmann, Penelope Horner

Votes: 525

26. The Carpet of Horror (1962)

Not Rated | 85 min | Horror, Crime, Drama

5.3
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An evil genius uses poison gas to avenge himself on his enemies.

Director: Harald Reinl | Stars: Joachim Fuchsberger, Karin Dor, Eleonora Rossi Drago, Antonio Casas

Votes: 231

27. The Red Circle (1960)

92 min | Thriller, Crime

6.2
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A strange, red circle appears on the neck of a man saved from the guillotine. What is its mysterious meaning? Tragically, it turns out to be something of a family curse, as each generation ... See full summary »

Director: Jürgen Roland | Stars: Renate Ewert, Klausjürgen Wussow, Karl-Georg Saebisch, Thomas Alder

Votes: 498

28. Dick Tracy's Dilemma (1947)

Approved | 60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.9
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Dick Tracy investigates the theft of a fortune of fur coats, a possible insurance swindle and several murders, all linked to a huge thug who wears a hook in place of his right hand.

Director: John Rawlins | Stars: Ralph Byrd, Lyle Latell, Kay Christopher, Jack Lambert

Votes: 973

29. The Lady in Black (1958)

113 min | Mystery, Thriller

6.3
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Private detectives Mr and Mrs John Hillman visits a friend in the country. While there they track down a murderer who is disguised as a ghost.

Director: Arne Mattsson | Stars: Anita Björk, Annalisa Ericson, Karl-Arne Holmsten, Sven Lindberg

Votes: 387

30. The Witch's Curse (1962)

91 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Horror

5.0
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Maciste travels to Hell to find a witch and make her undo a curse she put on the surface world.

Director: Riccardo Freda | Stars: Kirk Morris, Hélène Chanel, Vira Silenti, Angelo Zanolli

Votes: 450

31. Who Killed Who? (1943)

8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.4
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A man is murdered, and the detective tries to find out whodunit. But the house he's investigating is decidedly haunted, and he never knows just what's round the next corner...

Director: Tex Avery | Stars: Tex Avery, Sara Berner, Billy Bletcher, Richard Haydn

Votes: 893

32. The Long Dark Hall (1951)

86 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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A devoted family man tries to help a beautiful alcoholic showgirl with her life, and becomes the only suspect when someone else murders her.

Directors: Reginald Beck, Anthony Bushell | Stars: Rex Harrison, Lilli Palmer, Tania Heald, Henrietta Barry

Votes: 438

33. Black Crown (1951)

106 min | Drama, Mystery

6.9
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An amnesiac woman discovers her past was that of criminal.

Director: Luis Saslavsky | Stars: María Félix, Rossano Brazzi, Vittorio Gassman, José María Lado

Votes: 111

34. Giallo (1934)

68 min | Thriller

6.3
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A woman becomes convinced that her husband is an infamous wife-killer intent on adding her to his list of victims.

Director: Mario Camerini | Stars: Assia Noris, Sandro Ruffini, Elio Steiner, Giulio Gemmò

Votes: 44

35. Lipstick (1960)

89 min | Crime, Drama

6.8
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The twelve year old Silvana De Carli falls in love with the thirty year old Gino.

Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Pierre Brice, Giorgia Moll, Pietro Germi, Bella Darvi

Votes: 236

36. The Sea (1962)

110 min | Drama

7.1
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A well known actor comes to off-season Capri to unwind and meets a teenaged boy. The attraction is immediate and mutual but before their relationship can get off the ground, an alluring ... See full summary »

Director: Giuseppe Patroni Griffi | Stars: Umberto Orsini, Françoise Prévost, Dino Mele, Renato Scala

Votes: 87

37. Densô ningen (1960)

85 min | Horror, Sci-Fi

6.1
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Men are being murdered by a psycho called "The Telegian," who uses a matter-transmitting device to locate his victims.

Director: Jun Fukuda | Stars: Kôji Tsuruta, Yumi Shirakawa, Seizaburô Kawazu, Yoshio Tsuchiya

Votes: 214

38. Rider in Blue (1959)

110 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.3
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When private eye John Hillman is on assignment in London his wife Kajsa visits the Army's riding school at Strömsholm, Sweden. She gets involved in the strange murder of the Blue Rider. Unknown to everyone at Strömsholm.

Director: Arne Mattsson | Stars: Gunnel Broström, Bengt Brunskog, Gio Petré, Björn Bjelfvenstam

Votes: 225

39. Lady in White (1962)

109 min | Mystery, Thriller

5.8
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A ghost called Vita Frun (White Lady) is accused of several murders. Detective Hillman is contacted to resolve the case.

Director: Arne Mattsson | Stars: Nils Asther, Anita Björk, Jan Malmsjö, Karl-Arne Holmsten

Votes: 207

40. The Fabiani Affair (1962)

95 min | Crime, Drama

5.8
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Two criminal Corsican clans are fighting each other in Paris.

Director: André Versini | Stars: Charles Aznavour, Raymond Pellegrin, Giovanna Ralli, Jean-Louis Trintignant

Votes: 41

41. Alias a Gentleman (1948)

Approved | 76 min | Comedy, Romance

6.3
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Aging ex-con tries to stop his daughter from getting involved with shady characters.

Director: Harry Beaumont | Stars: Wallace Beery, Tom Drake, Dorothy Patrick, Gladys George

Votes: 95

42. Murder Party (1961)

79 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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Director: Helmuth Ashley | Stars: Magali Noël, Harry Meyen, Götz George, Hanne Wieder

Votes: 67

43. Angela (1954)

Approved | 81 min | Crime, Drama

5.6
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Angela (Mara Lane, secretary to an important businessman in Italy, Bertolati (Nino Crisman), is an attractive and sophisticated girl, which is sufficient cause for Steve Catlett ('Dennis ... See full summary »

Directors: Dennis O'Keefe, Edoardo Anton | Stars: Dennis O'Keefe, Mara Lane, Arnoldo Foà, Galeazzo Benti

Votes: 48

44. Hypnosis (1962)

86 min | Horror, Thriller

5.8
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A hypnotist is murdered in his dressing room. His ventriloquist dummy seemingly the only witness to the crime. A boxer and part-time delivery boy is blamed for the murder. Soon another ... See full summary »

Director: Eugenio Martín | Stars: Jean Sorel, Götz George, Heinz Drache, Margot Trooger

Votes: 163

45. Night Train to Milan (1962)

90 min | Thriller

6.5
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A gritty little intrigue thriller with Palance as an ex-nazi doctor in hiding. While riding on a train, he is recognized by passengers who remember him from their prisoner of war camp days.... See full summary »

Director: Marcello Baldi | Stars: Jack Palance, Yvonne Furneaux, Andrea Checchi, Tina Di Carlo

Votes: 46

46. Blind Justice (1961)

97 min | Drama

6.3
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A prosecuting attorney torments himself with his obsessive pursuit of a closed case.

Director: Harald Philipp | Stars: Peter van Eyck, Marianne Koch, Eva Bartok, Claus Holm

Votes: 31

47. Assassin in the Phonebook (1962)

98 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.1
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Fernandel plays Albert, the unhappy brunt of jokes by his fellow office-workers who goes from the frying pan into the fire. Albert gets caught up in a robbery that also goes from bad to ... See full summary »

Director: Léo Joannon | Stars: Fernandel, Georges Chamarat, Henri Crémieux, Robert Dalban

Votes: 81

48. Giallo club - Invito al poliziesco (1959–1961)

60 min | Crime, Mystery

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Stars: Ubaldo Lay, Carlo Alighiero, Sandro Moretti, Paolo Ferrari

49. The Deadly Decoy (1962)

86 min | Comedy, Drama

4.3
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A French Secret Agente known as THE GORILLA (Roger Hanin), is sent to French West Africa to stop a planned political assassination of a railway chairman. Larry Anderson.

Director: Maurice Labro | Stars: Roger Hanin, Roger Dumas, Huguette Hue, Fernand Fabre

Votes: 48

50. I'll See You in Hell (1960)

79 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.5
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When a diamond heist goes wrong, the three would-be robbers go on the run from the law. They soon find themselves involved with a beautiful woman who may wind up being even more trouble for them than the botched robbery.

Director: Piero Regnoli | Stars: Eva Bartok, John Drew Barrymore, Massimo Serato, Antonio Pierfederici

Votes: 30



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