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A BLACK VEIL FOR LISA (1968)

Starring Luciana Paluzzi and John Mills. This is considered one of the best Italian horror movies ever made. While trying to solve a series of murders, a possessive narcotics detective hires a hit-man to kill his unfaithful wife, but the hunter and the hunted soon begin an affair.

 

KILLDOZER (1974)

Starring Clint Walker, Robert Urich, Neville Brand and Carl Betz. Construction workers building an airstrip on a small Pacific Island encounter an ancient non-material lifeform which has lived in the ruins of an ancient temple for millenia. The entity is of course malevolent and commandeers the earthmoving equipment to the general detriment of all concerned.

 

SANDOKAN, THE GREAT (1962)

The first of two Steve Reeves classics as Sandokan. In Victorian times, British colonial forces occupy Tapuah subduing the local population thru reprisals. Malaysian pirate Sandokan, whose family was killed by the British, gathers a small group of rebel followers and vows his revenge. Lord Hillock, commander of the British forces, is eager to capture the troublesome pirate. In order to entrap him, he arrests Sandokan's father, the Sultan of Mulaker. Hillock then sets a trap should Sandokan attempt to free his father. However, a wise Sandokan chooses to attack Lord Hillock's residence and kidnap Hillock's niece, Mary Ann, instead. Armed with a hostage, Sandokan can now negotiate with Hillock for an exchange of hostages. Lord Hillock has no intention of keeping his word, of course. Instead, he relentlessly pursues Sandokan and his small band through the jungles infested with native tribes of head-hunting Dayaks. To make matters worse, Sandokan suspects that one of his men is a traitor who somehow sends vital information about Sandokan's plans and movements to Lord Hillock.

 

SANDOKAN, THE PIRATE (1964)

The second of two Steve Reeves classics as Sandokan. Filmed in Singapore it tells the story of Sandokan who is a Malaysian rebel who, with a group of renegades, goes up against a British General who is trying to force the King to resign.

 

BLONDE INSPIRATION (1941)

Starring Virginia Grey, Albert Dekker and John Shelton. Unknown writer Jonathan Briggs is tricked into buying in to a struggling western magazine only to find that all Is not as it appears. In the meantime, he falls for the publisher's assistant and complications arise.

 

COME FILL THE CUP (1950)

Starring James Cagney, Phyllis Thaxter, Gig Young and Raymond Massey. Alcoholic newspaperman Lew Marsh hits bottom, loses his job and is rehabilitated by Charley Dolan. After six years on the wagon he gets his job back and devotes himself to other recovering alcoholics. His boss enlists his help to sober up his nephew, Boyd Copeland, who has married Lew's old sweetheart. Boyd, who is involved with a cabaret singer and the mob, presents quite a challenge.

 

OF HUMAN BONDAGE (1946 version)

Starring Eleanor Parker, Alexis Smith and Paul Henreid. A medical student with a club foot falls for a beautiful but ambitious waitress. She soon leaves him, but gets pregnant and comes back to him for help.

 

HARD KNOX (1984)

Starring Robert Conrad. A retired fighter pilot becomes the head of his alma matter military high school for two weeks with hilarious consequences. He shapes up the school and raises morale so that they are able to win the "brass-axe" competition versus another local military academy.

 

DEATH FLIGHT (1977)

What a celebrity lineup! Martin Milner, Peter graves, Doug McClure, Burgess Meredith, Brock Peters, George Maharanis, Lorne Greene, Robert Reed, Misty Rowe, John de Lancie, and Susan Strasberg. Cutlass Aircraft has just completed America's first supersonic jetliner, and a host of celebrities and other important people have booked tickets for the maiden voyage, including former sportscaster Lyle Kingman and his ex-wife, CEO Paul Whitley, a soon-to-be married couple, Cutlass PR man Tim Vernon and his girlfriend Angela, television reporter Carla Stanley, grounded pilot Hank Fairbanks, and legendary aircraft designer Willy Basset. Unfortunately the plane's hydraulic system has been sabotaged by a disgruntled Cutlass engineer, and last-minute passenger Dr. Therman has brought a deadly strain of influenza aboard. With no working controls at 60,000 feet over the Atlantic, Captain Walsh, McClure, Meredith, and Cutlass VP Marshall Cole, have to find a way to get Maiden One down safely.

 

MARY BURNS, FUGITIVE (1935)

Stars Sylvia Sidney, Melvyn Douglas, Brian Donlevy and Alan Baxter. A young woman who owns a coffee shop falls for a handsome young customer, unaware that he is a gangster. The association results in her being tried and sentenced to a long prison term. However, the authorities permit her to escape, hoping that she will lead them to her boyfriend.

 

SASKATCHEWAN (1954)

Starring Alan Ladd, Shelley Winters, J. Carrol Naish and Hugh O’Brian. O'Rourke and his Cree half brother Cajou are returning from a northern Canadian trapping trip when they encounter a burned wagon train and sole survivor Grace. Naive Mountie commander Benton believes it to be a Cree attack. The Sioux from across the border are trying to force the Cree into being allies in their struggle with the U.S. 7th Cavalry. O'Rourke must mutiny to save the men. He must also aid Grace, in whom Marshal Smith has both official and unprovoked amorous interests.

 

FOUR AVIATION FILMS BOX SET
This two-disc set contains four retro aviation adventure action flicks!

Fighting Pilot (1935) An inventor develops a new type of aircraft. A crooked businessman attempts to buy it but the inventor refuses to sell it to him, whereupon the rejected businessman and his henchmen steals the plane and its blueprints. The plane's test pilot, who is the boyfriend of the inventor's daughter, and his sidekick set out to get the plane, and the plans, back.

On Your Guard (1933) An ex-con makes for a backwoods town intending to rob the bank, and becomes involved in protecting three orphans from land swindlers instead.

Clipped Wings (1937) Mickey Lofton, young half-brother of famed war-aviator Jerry, fails in his attempt to enter the Canadian Air Corps, because of his fear of thunderstorms developed by an incident in his boyhood days. Jerry, now a Captain in the U.S. Department of Justice, is given an assignment to capture some border oil smugglers. Through his friendship with Raoul McGuire, one of the suspects, Jerry is accepted as a member of the gang. Mickey is in love with Raoul's sister, Molly. Gang leader Moran shoots and wounds Raoul, and is himself shot down by Jerry. 

Lost in the Stratosphere (1934) Two military pilots are close friends, and share in a lot of hazardous missions while engaging in a series of good-natured romantic rivalries. But when one of the pilots loses a girl he really cared for, he cannot forgive his friend. Soon afterwards, they must work together on their most dangerous mission yet.

 

TWELVE CLASSIC MYSTERIES BOX SET

Twelve classic mysteries of varied types -- film noir, B-mysteries, Monogram, and obscure old-dark house classics.

The Limping Man (1953, Lloyd Bridges)

The Great Flamarion (1945, Erich Von Stroheim)

Killer Dill (1947, Stuart Erwin)

The Jewel Robbery (1932, William Powell)

Headline Crasher (1947, Frankie Darro)

Star Reporter (1939, Henry Hull)

Mystery Liner (1934, Doah Beery)

Hell’s House (1932, Betta Davis)

The Dark Hour (1936)

Mutiny in the Big House (1939)

Boy’s Reformatory (1939)

Prison Break (1938, Constance Moore)

Sale Price $19.95

 

FIVE FOR HELL (1967)

Starring Klaus Kinski, Gianni Garko and the beautiful Margaret Lee. John Garko is a fun-loving leader of a bunch of oddball G.I.s whose mission is to steal the German's secret attack plans from a villa behind enemy lines, where they run into a brutal Nazi commander.

 

BLACK BRIGADE (1970)

Starring Stephen Boyd, Susan Oliver, Paul Stewart and a young Richard Pryor. A racist officer is put in charge of a squad of black troops charged with taking an important bridge from the Germans.


COMMANDOS (1968)

Starring Lee Van Cleef and Jack Kelly. Sgt. Sullivan puts together a group of Italian-Americans disguised as Italian soldiers to infiltrate a North African camp held by the Italians. After the soldiers have knifed the Italians in their beds, they find a hooker living at the camp. Sullivan's commandos are to hold this camp and its weaponry until an American battalion arrives, all the while these Italian-Americans pretend to be Italian soldiers, often hosting the enemy. Lt. Valli is a young, "green," by-the-book officer who constantly argues with Sgt. Sullivan, telling his superior that he has no idea what he is doing. One man on the base, probably a touch from Argento, is an entomologist who is needlessly killed. Things go terribly wrong after that.

 

PACIFIC INFERNO (1979)

Starring Jim Brown and Richard Jaeckel. After the fall of the Philippines in World War II, the Japanese discover that Gen. MacArthur ordered millions of dollars in silver dumped in Manila Bay in order that it not fall into enemy hands. Among the prisoners the Japanese have taken are two American U.S. Navy deep-sea divers, whom they then force to dive in search of the sunken treasure.

 

SKI TROOP ATTACK (1960)

Directed by Roger Corman, starring Michael Forrest. An American patrol has to cross behind enemy lines by skis in order to blow up an important railroad bridge. The task is made harder by conflicts between the platoon's veteran sergeant and its inexperienced lieutenant and by constant attacks by pursuing German troops.

 

THE STEEL CLAW  (1961)

Starring George Montgomery and Charito Luna. A Marine stationed in the Philippines loses a hand in an accident and is discharged from the Corps. When the Japanese invade the Philippines, he is called back into service to rescue a general held by Filipino guerrillas behind Japanese lines. Attaching a steel prosthetic in place of his missing hand, he and his men set out on the mission, which turns out to be not quite what he was told it was.

 

DESERT COMMANDOS (1967)

An Umberto Lenzi film, starring Ken Clark and Horst Frank. German commandos are dropped behind enemy lines in the Sahara Desert tasked with getting to Casablanca in an assassination attempt on allied leaders.

 

MINESWEEPER (1943)

Starring Richard Arlen, Jean Parker and Russell Hayden. A naval officer who had deserted several years earlier is drawn back to the Navy when World War II begins. He re-enlists under an assumed name, and is assigned to a minesweeper, where he has to perform hazardous duties while at the same time keeping his real identity a secret.

 

BOMBS OVER BURMA (1943)

Starring Anna May Wong and Noel Madison. Early in World War II, Chungking schoolteacher Lin Yang is recruited to help with the dangerous mission of protecting the Allied supply line from Burma into China. In spite of the danger involved, her determination to help is strengthened when one of her young students is killed in a Japanese air raid. Some time later, she is part of a group of Allied representatives departing from Lashio, on a bus traveling the Burma Road back to China. A bridge outage forces them to spend the night in a monastery along the way, and during the night they watch in horror as a supply convoy of trucks is bombed by Japanese planes. The timing and accuracy of the raid brings them to realize that either one of their group, or perhaps the priest in the monastery, is really an enemy agent.

 

THE BATTLE OF THE EAGLES (1979)

Starring Bekim Fehmiu. An epic film of all time. It is one of the greatest spectacle that was filmed in Yugoslavia in the 20th century. In the spring of 1942, the German air force had complete dominance, not only in the sky of Yugoslavia, but also almost the whole of Europe. Partisans in Yugoslavia at that time had planes that are like other weapons snatched from the enemy. During the ''Third Offensive'', 1942, on planes of different types abducted by the enemy, these are people took unequal air battle, specifying the enemy blows where he thought he was invulnerable, thereby contributing to the final victory.

 

SUBMARINE ALERT (1943)

Starring Richard Arlen, Wendy Barrie, Marc Lawrence. Nazi spies use a stolen shortwave transmitter prototype to broadcast top secret shipping info to an offshore Japanese sub. To nab the spy ring, the Government has the West Coast's top radio engineers fired and shadowed to see if the Nazis recruit them to complete work on the prototype radio. Radio engineer Lew Deerhold, a resident alien without a job to pay for his adorable little ward Gina's life-saving operation, falls prey to the spy ring, and is swept up in a maelstrom of deceit and danger.

 

THE DAWN EXPRESS (1942)

Starring Michael Whalen and Anne Nagel. A Nazi spy ring is after a chemical formula that increases the power of ordinary gasoline for U.S. Army aviation use. Two U.S. chemical companies are developing the formula, with each working on half for security purposes.

 

HEROES IN HELL (1973)

In World War II, some soldiers are captured by the Germans and thrown into a prison camp where are mistreated, harassed and punished by a feared commandant (Luciano Rossi) . Finally the soldiers (Ettore Manni as a doctor and Lars Bloch) make a great getaway and after that , they are assigned to a dangerous mission, as they go undercover to attempt to kidnap an evil Nazi general (Klaus Kinski) , but things go wrong.

 

SUBMARINE BASE (1943)

Starring John Litel and Alan Baxter. Ship engineer Jim Taggert is rescued from a torpedoed tramp steamer by Joe Morgan, an American gangster that found New York too hot for him, and has become a fisherman operating from an out-of-the-way island off of the coast of South America. Morgan makes his headquarters at the Halfway House run by the parents of Maria Styx as a bar and dance resort catering to the planters and traders of the island. Taggert finds himself practically a prisoner along with a group of American girls acting as entertainers at the resort. Taggert shadows Morgan in his activities in a remote cove and finds that Morgan is supplying German U-boat commanders with torpedoes, but does not know that Morgan has rigged the torpedoes with clock devices that explode when at sea and sinks the U-boats.

 

AERIAL GUNNER (1943)

Starring Robert Mitchum, Chester Morris, Jimmy Lydon and Amelita Ward. Lt. Jon Davis (Richard Arlen) and Sgt. Foxy Pattis (Chester Morris) are gunners with chips on their shoulders. To complicate matters they're also pitted against each other for the affections of Peggy Lunt (Ameita Ward.) But their gunner-school instructor in Harelingen, Texas make things hot for them and prepares them for action in the Pacific war zone against the Japanese. Ere long, they are in battle against five Japanese Zeros, with Davis at the controls of the bomber and Pattis handling the rear guns.

 

CONVOY (1940)

Starring Clive Brook. Lt. Cranford lives the life of a playboy sportsman until the outbreak of war when he joins the Royal Navy and is assigned to convoy protection duties. The convoy is a part of the vital supply chain that is all that is allowing Britain to fight off the Nazi threat. A German battleship targets the convoy protection ships and a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues.

 

FOUR IN A JEEP (1951)

Starring Ralph Meeker and Viveca Lindfors. In post-war Vienna, occupied by the Allies, four sergeants representing each of the occupying nations (USA, England, France, Soviet Union) patrol in the same Jeep. One day they are given the mission to capture and arrest a prisoner who has run away from a Soviet war prisoner camp. But when they learn the truth about Karl, the runaway, and Franziska, his wife, they decide to help him instead. The trouble is that the Soviet sergeant is held on a short leash by his superiors. He has strict orders not to let the fugitive slip away and he comes into conflict with his fellow military policemen. In these conditions, will Karl and Franziska be reunited and live free again?

 

SPITFIRE (1942)

Starring David Niven and Leslie Howard. By the late 1920's aircraft designer R.J. Mitchell feels he has achieved all he wants with his revolutionary mono-planes winning trophy after trophy. But a holiday in Germany shortly after Hitler assumes power convinces him that it is vital to design a completely new type of fighter plane and that sooner or later Britain's very survival may depend on what he comes to call the Spitfire.

 

THE LAST CHANCE (1945)

Starring E.G. Morrison. Escaping a Nazi prison train in war-torn Italy, an American and a British soldier set out for the Swiss border and find themselves leading a multi-national party of refugees for the Italian underground.

 

FLYING BLIND (1941)

Starring Richard Arlen, Jean Parker and Dick Purcell. A spy steals a secret military device, then hijacks an airliner to get away. The airliner crashes in the wilderness & the survivors are threatened by a raging forest fire.

 

THE ADVENTURES OF TARTU (1943)

Starring Robert Donat and Valerie Hobson. Captain Terence Stevenson with the British Army is part of the bomb disposal unit in London, his primary job to defuse them. Despite having no experience as a spy, he is asked by his superiors, because of his academic background as a chemical engineer and being fluent in Romanian and German, to lead a spy mission deep in Nazi occupied territory. The Nazis have near perfected a formula for a new poisonous gas to use in chemical warfare, his mission to infiltrate the gas plant near Pilsen in Czechoslovakia where it is being mass produced, steal the formula to bring back to Britain, and blow up the plant before the Nazis are able to distribute the gas for their war effort. He is to assume the identity of chemical engineer Jan Tartu of the Romanian Iron Guard, the real Tartu who the Nazis are unaware has been killed.

 

IDENTITY UNKNOWN (1945)

Starring Richard Arlen and Lola Lane. A soldier survives a bombing in which his three fellow soldiers were killed. When he recovers he discovers he has amnesia, and since his companions' bodies were burned beyond recognition, the army doesn't know which one of the four he is. He goes AWOL and searches out the families of the three dead soldiers, hoping to find out his own identity.

 

POLICE WOMAN: Season One

Follows Sergeant "Pepper" Anderson, LAPD's top undercover cop. A member of the Criminal Conspiracy Unit, Pepper works the wild side of the street, where she poses as everything from a gangster's moll to a streetwalker to a prison inmate. This multi-disc set contains the complete first season, starring Angie Dickinson.

Sale Price $24.95

 

THE MONKEES: Season One

Micky, Mike, Peter, and Davy are four young men in mid-1960s LA, members of a struggling country-folk-rock band looking for their big break amid madcap encounters with a variety of people straight out of TV/movie central casting, with full knowledge that their existence is part of a weekly television series. The real-life young men occasionally discuss off-camera matters with their producer, Robert Rafelson, at the end of episodes, and perform a litany engaging country-folk-rock songs each week.

Sale Price $29.95

 

THE MONKEES: Season Two

Micky, Mike, Peter, and Davy are four young men in mid-1960s LA, members of a struggling country-folk-rock band looking for their big break amid madcap encounters with a variety of people straight out of TV/movie central casting, with full knowledge that their existence is part of a weekly television series. The real-life young men occasionally discuss off-camera matters with their producer, Robert Rafelson, at the end of episodes, and perform a litany engaging country-folk-rock songs each week.

Sale Price $24.95