Vintage to Modern Video Films


 

Topper Returns: As in the prior films, Roland Young plays Cosmo Topper, a mousy banker who gets into trouble because of his ability to see and speak with ghosts, and Billie Burke plays his wife, who's constantly befuddled by his strange antics. The plot revolves around a murder mystery. Joan Blondell portrays a slain woman who seeks out the reluctant Topper and enlists his help in identifying her killer and saving her friend, played by Carole Landis. Most of the action takes place in a spooky mansion filled with eccentric characters, trapdoors and secret passages. | 1941 | Director: ROY DEL RUTH.

Sirens: When a young English minister (Hugh Grant) takes an Australian parish, his first assignment is to dissuade a local painter from showing a provocative painting. | 1994 | Director: John Duigan.

Scapegoat: Set in 1952, as England prepares for the Coronation, The Scapegoat tells the provocative story of two very different men who have one thing in common - a face. 2012 | Director: Charles Sturridge | 108 Min.

A film based on the novel of the same name by Nelson Algren that tells the story of a professional poker dealer (Frank Sinatra) who returns to Chicago after a spell in prison for possession of heroin, determined to be a reformed character and make it as a jazz drummer, in spite of the odds stacked against him.

A film based on the novel of the same name by Nelson Algren that tells the story of a professional poker dealer (Frank Sinatra) who returns to Chicago after a spell in prison for possession of heroin, determined to be a reformed character and make it as a jazz drummer, in spite of the odds stacked against him.

Marlon Brando stars along with Karl Malden in the only movie Brando ever directed – a late 19th century Mexico-based Western for which Sam Peckinpah and Rod Serling wrote separate early drafts of the screenplay.

Marlon Brando stars along with Karl Malden in the only movie Brando ever directed – a late 19th century Mexico-based Western for which Sam Peckinpah and Rod Serling wrote separate early drafts of the screenplay.

 
Glorious romantic epic drama loosely based on the ‘Babylon Revisited’ short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald, starring Elizabeth Taylor as a restless rich woman in Paris post-World II, and about the bumpy ride that ensues after she falls in love with an initially much more easy-going veteran and aspiring writer, portrayed by Van Johnson.

Glorious romantic epic drama loosely based on the ‘Babylon Revisited’ short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald, starring Elizabeth Taylor as a restless rich woman in Paris post-World II, and about the bumpy ride that ensues after she falls in love with an initially much more easy-going veteran and aspiring writer, portrayed by Van Johnson.

In this sequel to father of the bride (1950), newly married Kay Dunstan announces that she and her husband are going to have a baby, leaving her father having to come to grips with the fact that he will soon be a granddad

In this sequel to father of the bride (1950), newly married Kay Dunstan announces that she and her husband are going to have a baby, leaving her father having to come to grips with the fact that he will soon be a granddad

The people in the city of Suddenly, California are looking forward to a visit from the President of the United States – but then the usually tranquil spot is spun into pandemonium when paid assassins arrange to take over a local home, to be in a good place to literally murder the President. Nancy Gates, James Gleason, Sterling Hayden and Frank Sinatra star.

The people in the city of Suddenly, California are looking forward to a visit from the President of the United States – but then the usually tranquil spot is spun into pandemonium when paid assassins arrange to take over a local home, to be in a good place to literally murder the President. Nancy Gates, James Gleason, Sterling Hayden and Frank Sinatra star.

Gregory Peck stars, along with Ava Gardner and Susan Hayward, in this film based on a story by Ernest Hemingway, about a writer who while on an African safari gets a serious infection - from which he fears he may never recover - that leads him to reflect back on the way he's lived his life so far

Gregory Peck stars, along with Ava Gardner and Susan Hayward, in this film based on a story by Ernest Hemingway, about a writer who while on an African safari gets a serious infection - from which he fears he may never recover - that leads him to reflect back on the way he's lived his life so far

Janet Gaynor plays the young aspiring actress from North Dakota who is determined to make it in Hollywood, Fredric March the long-time movie star with a drinking problem who is all in on taking her under his wing – until her career soars, as his continues its harrowing downward spiral

Janet Gaynor plays the young aspiring actress from North Dakota who is determined to make it in Hollywood, Fredric March the long-time movie star with a drinking problem who is all in on taking her under his wing – until her career soars, as his continues its harrowing downward spiral

Cirque du Soleil’s first feature presentation, centered around a depressed street mime who falls for the star of a group of circus entertainers, which puts the bounce back in his step – while her father, the troupe leader, has other plans for his daughter.

Cirque du Soleil’s first feature presentation, centered around a depressed street mime who falls for the star of a group of circus entertainers, which puts the bounce back in his step – while her father, the troupe leader, has other plans for his daughter.

A European member of a royal family (Ezio Pinza) is smitten with an American singer (Lana Turner) he meets in Italy, but their blooming relationship ends abruptly when he's called away for reasons not given to her.

A European member of a royal family (Ezio Pinza) is smitten with an American singer (Lana Turner) he meets in Italy, but their blooming relationship ends abruptly when he's called away for reasons not given to her.