Jeffrey Hunter

The Longest Day

The Longest Day

The Longest Day
IMDb: 7.8
178 min

The retelling of June 6, 1944, from the perspectives of the Germans, US, British, Canadians, and the Free French. Marshall Erwin Rommel, touring the defenses being established as part of the Reich's Atlantic Wall, notes to his officers that when the Allied invasion comes they must be stopped on the beach. "For the Allies as well as the Germans, it will be the longest day"

King of Kings

King of Kings

King of Kings
IMDb: 7.0
168 min

Who is Jesus, and why does he impact all he meets? He is respected and reviled, emulated and accused, beloved, betrayed, and finally crucified. Yet that terrible fate would not be the end of the story.

Genre: Drama
Hell to Eternity

Hell to Eternity

Hell to Eternity
IMDb: 7.0
131 min

Based on the story about Guy Gabaldon, a Los Angeles Hispanic boy raised in the 1930s by a Japanese-American foster family. After Pearl Harbor, his foster family is interned at the Manzanar camp for Japanese Americans, while he enlists in the Marines, where his ability to speak Japanese becomes a vital asset. During the Battle of Saipan, he convinces 800 Japanese to surrender after their general commits suicide.

Sergeant Rutledge

Sergeant Rutledge

Sergeant Rutledge
IMDb: 7.4
111 min

Respected black cavalry Sergeant Brax Rutledge stands court-martial for raping and killing a white woman and murdering her father, his superior officer.

Genre: Crime, Western
The Last Hurrah

The Last Hurrah

The Last Hurrah
IMDb: 7.4
121 min

An aging politician tries to get re-elected one last time in the changing world of the 1950s when TV started to play a bigger part in politics. Based loosely on the career of multi-term Boston Mayor James Michael Curley, this film examines the good and evil inherent in politics and all the things that go into an election. Tracy\'s uphill battle to stay in office is set against the political machinery that preyed on ethnic hatred and old-time money.

The True Story of Jesse James

The True Story of Jesse James

The True Story of Jesse James
IMDb: 6.3
92 min

Having fought with the Confederacy during the Civil War, Jesse James and his brother Frank dream of a farm life in Missouri. Harassed by Union sympathizers, they assemble a gang of outlaws, robbing trains and becoming folk heroes in the process. Jesse marries his sweetheart, Zee, and maintains an aura of domesticity, but after a group of lawmen launch an attack on his mother\'s house, Jesse plans one more great raid -- on a Minnesota bank.

Genre: Action, Western
Gun for a Coward

Gun for a Coward

Gun for a Coward
IMDb: 6.1
88 min

A young cowboy, whose dedication to the principles of peace and reason has earned him a reputation for cowardice, overcomes his psychological aversion to violence after his elder brother unjustly censures him for not joining in a foolhardy gunfight in which their youngest brother is killed.

A Kiss Before Dying

A Kiss Before Dying

A Kiss Before Dying
IMDb: 6.7
94 min

Bud Corliss (Wagner) is an ambitious student who is wooing Dorothy Kingship (Woodward) purely for her father\'s mining fortune. When he discovers that Dorothy is pregnant with his child, he realizes she is quite likely to be disinherited by her wealthy family. He assures Dorothy that he\'ll take care of her, yet he hesitates when Dorothy insists on marrying. Bud then murders Dorothy and stages it in a way that it appears to be a suicide. He then reaches out to her sister Ellen (Leith) with the hopes of marrying her in order to ingratiate himself with her father. After a couple of months Ellen finds evidence to question the suicide verdict, and then discovers Bud knew Dorothy. Ellen struggles to avenge her sister and save her own life.

The Great Locomotive Chase

The Great Locomotive Chase

The Great Locomotive Chase
IMDb: 6.9
85 min

During the Civil War, a Union spy, Andrews, is asked to lead a band of Union soldiers into the South so that they could destroy the railway system. However, things don\'t go as planned when the conductor of the train that they stole is on to them and is doing everything he can to stop them. Based on a true story.

The Searchers

The Searchers

The Searchers
IMDb: 7.9
119 min

As a Civil War veteran spends years searching for a young niece captured by Indians, his motivation becomes increasingly questionable.

Genre: Best Western