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Mar 31, 2017

Know Your Enemy - Japan 1945 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Though culturally insensitive by modern standards, this propaganda film examines the history of Japan from the 16th century through the 1930s. Walter Huston, Dana Andrews dir. Frank Capra, Joris Ivens 62 minutes Mar 31, 2017 144
Let There Be Light 1946 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Some returning combat veterans suffer scars that are more psychological than physical. This film follows patients and staff during their treatment. Walter Huston dir. John Huston 57 minutes Mar 31, 2017 94
The Memphis Belle: A Story of aFlying Fortress 1944 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary centers on the crew of the B-17 Flying Fortress Memphis Belle as it prepares to execute a strategic bombing mission over Germany. dir. William Wyler 39 minutes Mar 31, 2017 106
Nazi Concentration Camps 1945 2.0/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Shocking footage shows Nazi concentration camps after liberation, including Buchenwald and Ohrdruf, where Gen. Eisenhower ordered local Nazis to tour. dir. George Stevens 58 minutes Mar 31, 2017 169
The Negro Soldier 1944 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary urged African Americans to enlist and join in the effort to be part of America's continuing fight in World War II. dir. Stuart Heisler 40 minutes Mar 31, 2017 58
Prelude to War 1942 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Frank Capra's documentary chronicles the rise of authoritarianism in Germany, Italy and Japan as America prepares for a defense of liberty. dir. Frank Capra 51 minutes 1 Award Mar 31, 2017 134
San Pietro 1945 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer After the Allies invade Italy, the Liri Valley town of San Pietro becomes an example of the brutal effects of combat, both for soldiers and civilians. dir. John Huston 32 minutes Mar 31, 2017 35
Thunderbolt 1947 1.5/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer A P-47 Thunderbolt squadron is shown in preparation, at play and in bombing raids aiming to halt Nazi supply lines and aid Allied ground troops. James Stewart, Lloyd Bridges dir. William Wyler, John Sturges 41 minutes Mar 31, 2017 108
Tunisian Victory 1944 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer British and American troops join forces to liberate a Nazi stranglehold in North Africa, sharing battles, hard work and a peaceful Christmas dinner. Burgess Meredith dir. Frank Capra, John Huston 76 minutes Mar 31, 2017 55
Undercover: How to Operate Behind Enemy Lines 1943 3.0/5 TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This World War II-era training film dramatizes how secret agents should act while undercover and how to avoid capture by enemies. dir. John Ford 61 minutes Mar 31, 2017 136
Why We Fight: The Battle of Russia 1943 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This installment of Frank Capra's acclaimed documentary series highlights the need for a Russo-American alliance to defeat the Nazis. dir. Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak 82 minutes Mar 31, 2017 91
WWII: Report from the Aleutians 1943 3.0/5 NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Filmmaker John Huston narrates this Oscar-nominated World War II-era film about life among the U.S. soldiers protecting Alaska’s Aleutian Islands. dir. John Huston 44 minutes Mar 31, 2017 87

Feb 10, 2017

Hitler - A Career 1977 1.7/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer This documentary examines how Adolf Hitler's talent for manipulation, psychology and image-making led him from humble origins to near-world conquest. dir. Joachim Fest, Christian Herrendoerfer 150 minutes Feb 10, 2017 445

Feb 01, 2017

Desk Set 1957 1.8/5 NYT Review NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer A crack reference librarian at a television network resists the efforts of an efficiency expert when he tries to automate her research department. Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Gig Young, Joan Blondell dir. Walter Lang 103 minutes Feb 01, 2017 195
How to Steal a Million 1966 2.5/5 NYT Review TV-PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Trouble ensues when a noted art collector and forger decides to loan his prized Cellini "Venus" -- the forged version, that is -- to a museum. Audrey Hepburn, Peter O'Toole, Eli Wallach, Hugh Griffith dir. William Wyler 123 minutes Feb 01, 2017 19
The Longest Day 1962 2.9/5 NYT Critics' Pick G SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer John Wayne stars in this Oscar-winning epic about World War II's harrowing D-Day invasion and combatants from both sides who battled for victory. John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Robert Mitchum, Rod Steiger dir. Ken Annakin, Andrew Marton 178 minutes 2 Awards 6 Nominations Feb 01, 2017 407
Pioneers of African-American Cinema / Collection 1 1946 3.0/5 TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Series Netflix Page trailer This newly preserved collection features more than 20 films made by groundbreaking African American directors for black audiences from 1915 to 1946. Feb 01, 2017 20 episodes
Silver Streak 1976 2.6/5 NYT Review PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer A neurotic book editor, a sexy secretary and a fast-talking petty thief find themselves pitted against a shady art dealer in this nutty action-comedy. Gene Wilder, Jill Clayburgh, Richard Pryor, Patrick McGoohan dir. Arthur Hiller 113 minutes 1 Award 2 Nominations Feb 01, 2017 558
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea 1961 1.7/5 NYT Review PG SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Walter Pidgeon plays the designer and builder of a nuclear submarine called upon to fire its missiles on the Van Allen radiation belt to put out the fire raging there that threatens to incinerate the earth in this deep-sea adventure. Walter Pidgeon, Joan Fontaine, Barbara Eden, Peter Lorre dir. Irwin Allen 104 minutes Feb 01, 2017 251

Jan 01, 2017

The Day the Earth Stood Still 1951 2.4/5 NYT Critics' Pick G SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer An envoy from another world warns Earth's people to cease their violent behavior. But panic erupts when a nervous soldier shoots the messenger. Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal, Hugh Marlowe, Sam Jaffe dir. Robert Wise 92 minutes 1 Award Jan 01, 2017 333
The Inn of the Sixth Happiness 1958 3.0/5 NYT Review NR SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Ingrid Bergman plays a missionary who takes on the task of guiding 100 children through enemy territory and into safety during the Sino-Japanese War. Ingrid Bergman, Curd Jürgens, Robert Donat, Michael David dir. Mark Robson 157 minutes 5 Nominations Jan 01, 2017 120
The Parent Trap 1961 3.2/5 G SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Double trouble follows when a chance meeting reveals to two unsuspecting girls that they are twins who were separated when their parents divorced. Hayley Mills, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, Charles Ruggles dir. David Swift 129 minutes Jan 01, 2017 262

Dec 01, 2016

Compulsion 1959 3.0/5 NYT Review TV-14 SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Based on the 1924 Leopold-Loeb murder trial, this classic courtroom drama tells the story of two wealthy psychopaths who consider themselves above conventional morality. To prove their point, they murder a boy. Orson Welles, Diane Varsi, Dean Stockwell, Bradford Dillman dir. Richard Fleischer 103 minutes 1 Nomination Dec 01, 2016 596
Richard Pryor: Live in Concert 1979 2.5/5 TV-MA SuperHD Play Queue Netflix Page trailer Richard Pryor's classic 1979 concert film has him discussing a wide range of topics, including race, the police and his favorite target -- himself. Richard Pryor dir. Jeff Margolis 78 minutes Dec 01, 2016 468