currently carries a lineup of nearly 40 films and TV series. Most are vintage black & white titles from the 1940s and 50s. Representative titles include (summaries courtesy of

  • High Sierra (1941) - After being released from prison, notorious thief Roy Earle is hired by his old boss to help a group of inexperienced criminals plan and carry out the robbery of a California resort.
  • Beneath the 12-Mile Reef (1953) - Fierce competition among sponge fishermen forces a Greek-American family to fish in the dangerous 12-mile reef area off the western coast of Florida.
  • 49th Parallel (1941) - A World War II U-boat crew are stranded in northern Canada. To avoid internment, they must make their way to the border and get into the still-neutral U.S.
  • Kid Dynamite 1943) - EastSide boxing champion (Leo Gorcey) has been challenged to fight the West Side champ but is kidnapped before the match. Leo's friend (Bobby Jordan) takes his place and wins the fight only to have Leo think that Bobby was responsible for his kidnapping.
  • H.G. Wells Invisible Man (1958-1960) - British scientist Dr. Peter Brady (Tim Turner), while working on an invisibility formula, suffers a tragic accident which turns him invisible. Unfortunately, there is no antidote, so, while working on a method to regain his visibility, he undertakes missions for his government stopping bad guys.

-- Information is current as of September 1, 2022

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