Best Thriller Movies of 1945


Scarlet Street

7.8/10 IMDB

Cashier and part-time starving artist Christopher Cross is absolutely smitten with the beautiful Kitty March. Kitty plays along, but she's really only interested in Johnny, a two-bit crook. When Kitty and Johnny find out that art dealers are interested in Chris's work, they con him into letting Kitty take credit for the paintings. Cross allows it because he is in love with Kitty, but his love will only let her get away with so much.

Starring: Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea, Margaret Lindsay, Jess Barker, Rosalind Ivan, Charles Kemper, Anita Sharp-Bolster, Samuel S. Hinds, Vladimir Sokoloff ..
Directed by: Fritz Lang
Release date: 1945-12-25

To Have and Have Not

7.8/10 IMDB

A Martinique charter boat skipper gets mixed up with the underground French resistance operatives during WWII.

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Walter Brennan, Lauren Bacall, Dolores Moran, Hoagy Carmichael, Sheldon Leonard, Marcel Dalio, Walter Sande, Dan Seymour, Eugene Borden ..
Directed by: Howard Hawks
Release date: 1945-01-20


7.5/10 IMDB

When Dr. Anthony Edwardes arrives at a Vermont mental hospital to replace the outgoing hospital director, Dr. Constance Peterson, a psychoanalyst, discovers Edwardes is actually an impostor. The man confesses that the real Dr. Edwardes is dead and fears he may have killed him, but cannot recall anything. Dr. Peterson, however is convinced his impostor is innocent of the man's murder, and joins him on a quest to unravel his amnesia through psychoanalysis.

Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck, Michael Chekhov, Rhonda Fleming, Leo G. Carroll, John Emery, Norman Lloyd, Bill Goodwin, Steven Geray, Donald Curtis ..
Directed by: Alfred Hitchcock
Release date: 1945-11-08

Leave Her to Heaven

7.6/10 IMDB

A young novelist, Richard Harland, meets beautiful Ellen Berent on a train where they fall in love and are soon married. When tragedies take first his handicapped young brother, then his unborn son from him, Harland gradually realises that his wife's insane jealousy may be the cause of the tragedies in his life. Yet another shock awaits them all, as Ellen's emotions become uncontrollable.

Starring: Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain, Vincent Price, Mary Philips, Ray Collins, Gene Lockhart, Reed Hadley, Darryl Hickman, Chill Wills ..
Directed by: John M. Stahl
Release date: 1945-12-25

Dead of Night

7.6/10 IMDB

Architect Walter Craig, seeking the possibility of some work at a country farmhouse, soon finds himself once again stuck in his recurring nightmare. Dreading the end of the dream that he knows is coming, he must first listen to all the assembled guests' own bizarre tales.

Starring: Mervyn Johns, Roland Culver, Mary Merrall, Googie Withers, Frederick Valk, Anthony Baird, Sally Ann Howes, Robert Wyndham, Judy Kelly, Miles Malleson ..
Directed by: Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden, Robert Hamer
Release date: 1945-09-09

The Picture of Dorian Gray

7.5/10 IMDB

Posing for a portrait, Dorian Gray talks with Lord Henry Wotton, who says that men should pursue their sensual longings, but laments that only the young get to do so. Taken with the idea, Dorian imagines a scenario in which the painting will age as he stays youthful. His wish comes true, and his boyish looks aid him as he indulges his every whim. But when a stunning revelation forces him to see what he's become, Dorian faces some very dangerous questions.

Starring: George Sanders, Hurd Hatfield, Donna Reed, Angela Lansbury, Peter Lawford, Lowell Gilmore, Richard Fraser, Douglas Walton, Morton Lowry, Miles Mander ..
Directed by: Albert Lewin
Release date: 1945-03-01


7.3/10 IMDB

The life of Al Roberts, a pianist in a New York nightclub, turns into a nightmare when he decides to hitchhike to Los Angeles to visit his girlfriend.

Starring: Tom Neal, Ann Savage, Claudia Drake, Edmund MacDonald, Tim Ryan, Esther Howard, Pat Gleason, Don Brodie, Roger Clark, Eddie Hall ..
Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer
Release date: 1945-11-30

The Body Snatcher

7.3/10 IMDB

Edinburgh, 1831. Among those who undertake the illegal trade of grave robbery is Gray, ostensibly a cab driver. Formerly a medical student convicted of grave robbery, Gray holds a grudge against Dr. MacFarlane who had escaped detection and punishment.

Starring: Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Henry Daniell, Edith Atwater, Russell Wade, Rita Corday, Sharyn Moffett, Donna Lee, Mary Gordon, Robert Clarke ..
Directed by: Robert Wise
Release date: 1945-05-25

Hangover Square

7.4/10 IMDB

When composer George Harvey Bone wakes with no memory of the previous night and a bloody knife in his pocket, he worries that he has committed a crime. On the advice of Dr. Middleton, Bone agrees to relax, going to a music performance of singer Netta Longdon. Riveted by Netta, Bone agrees to write songs for her rather than his own concerto. However, Bone soon grows jealous of Netta and worries about controlling himself during his spells.

Starring: Laird Cregar, Linda Darnell, George Sanders, Glenn Langan, Faye Marlowe, Alan Napier, Ted Billings, Ann Codee, Michael Dyne, Francis Ford ..
Directed by: John Brahm
Release date: 1945-02-07


7.1/10 IMDB

Unhappily married Richard Mason concocts a meticulous scheme to kill his shrewish wife so that he'll be free to marry her sister.

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, Alexis Smith, Sydney Greenstreet, Rose Hobart, Charles Drake, Grant Mitchell, Patrick O'Moore, Ann Shoemaker, Edwin Stanley, Frank Wilcox ..
Directed by: Curtis Bernhardt
Release date: 1945-06-15

The House of Fear

7.2/10 IMDB

The Good Comrades are a collection of varied gentlemen who crave one thing - solitude. They reside at Drearcliff House, ancestral home of their eldest member. All seems serene and convivial until one by one the members begin to perish in the most grisly of manners. Foul play is suspected by the Good Comrades' insurance agent, who turns to Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson for guidance.

Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Aubrey Mather, Paul Cavanagh, Dennis Hoey, Harry Cording, Holmes Herbert, Sally Shepherd, Gavin Muir, Florette Hillier ..
Directed by: Roy William Neill
Release date: 1945-03-16
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Suspect

The Suspect

7.4/10 IMDB

Genial shopkeeper Philip has to endure the constant nagging of a shrewish wife while he secretly yearns for a pretty young stenographer. When the henpecking gets to be too much, Philip murders his wife and manages to make her death look like an accident. A ruthless blackmailer and a low-key detective both discover Philip's secret, and he has to decide which of them poses the more dangerous threat.

Starring: Charles Laughton, Ella Raines, Molly Lamont, Stanley Ridges, Henry Daniell, Rosalind Ivan, Dean Harens, Raymond Severn, Eve Amber, Maude Eburne ..
Directed by: Robert Siodmak
Release date: 1945-01-31

My Name Is Julia Ross

7.0/10 IMDB

A woman finds herself entrenched in a murder cover-up when she goes to work for a wealthy widow.

Starring: Nina Foch, May Whitty, George Macready, Roland Varno, Anita Sharp-Bolster, Doris Lloyd, Queenie Leonard, Joy Harington, Leonard Mudie, Ottola Nesmith ..
Directed by: Joseph H. Lewis
Release date: 1945-11-08
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Lady on a Train

Lady on a Train

6.8/10 IMDB

While watching from her train window, Nikki Collins witnesses a murder in a nearby building. When she alerts the police, they think she has read one too many mystery novels. She then enlists a popular mystery writer to help her solve the crime on her own, but her sleuthing attracts the attentions of suitors and killers.

Starring: Deanna Durbin, Ralph Bellamy, David Bruce, George Coulouris, Allen Jenkins, Dan Duryea, Edward Everett Horton, Patricia Morison, Maria Palmer, Elizabeth Patterson ..
Directed by: Charles David
Release date: 1945-08-03

The Woman in Green

6.6/10 IMDB

Sherlock Holmes investigates when young women around London turn up murdered, each with a finger severed. Scotland Yard suspects a madman, but Holmes believes the killings to be part of a diabolical plot.

Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Hillary Brooke, Henry Daniell, Paul Cavanagh, Matthew Boulton, Eve Amber, Frederick Worlock, Coulter Irwin, Sally Shepherd ..
Directed by: Roy William Neill
Release date: 1945-06-15
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry

The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry

6.7/10 IMDB

George Sanders stars in this engrossing melodrama about a very domineering sister who holds a tight grip on her brother -- especially when he shows signs of falling in love.

Starring: George Sanders, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Ella Raines, Sara Allgood, Moyna MacGill, Samuel S. Hinds, Harry von Zell, Judy Clark, Coulter Irwin, Craig Reynolds ..
Directed by: Robert Siodmak
Release date: 1945-08-17
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The House on 92nd Street

The House on 92nd Street

6.6/10 IMDB

The US Government tries to track down embedded Nazi agents in the States.

Starring: William Eythe, Lloyd Nolan, Signe Hasso, Gene Lockhart, Leo G. Carroll, Lydia St. Clair, William Post Jr., Harry Bellaver, Reed Hadley, Kenneth Konopka ..
Directed by: Henry Hathaway
Release date: 1945-09-10


6.6/10 IMDB

A World War II veteran hunts down the Nazi collaborators who killed his wife.

Starring: Dick Powell, Walter Slezak, Micheline Cheirel, Nina Vale, Morris Carnovsky, Edgar Barrier, Steven Geray, Jack La Rue, Gregory Gaye, Luther Adler ..
Directed by: Edward Dmytryk
Release date: 1945-11-23

Isle of the Dead

6.5/10 IMDB

On a Greek island during the 1912 war, several people are trapped by quarantine for the plague. If that isn't enough worry, one of the people—a superstitious old peasant—suspects a young woman of being a vampiric demon.

Starring: Boris Karloff, Ellen Drew, Marc Cramer, Katherine Emery, Helene Thimig, Alan Napier, Jason Robards Sr., Ernst Deutsch, Skelton Knaggs, Sherry Hall ..
Directed by: Mark Robson
Release date: 1945-09-01


6.5/10 IMDB

The life of American public enemy number one who was shot by the police in 1934.

Starring: Edmund Lowe, Anne Jeffreys, Eduardo Ciannelli, Marc Lawrence, Elisha Cook Jr., Elsa Janssen, Ludwig Stössel, Constance Worth, Lawrence Tierney, Ralph Lewis ..
Directed by: Max Nosseck
Release date: 1945-04-25
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Scarlet Clue

The Scarlet Clue

6.3/10 IMDB

Chinese sleuth Charlie Chan discovers a scheme for the theft of government radar plans while investigating several murders.

Starring: Sidney Toler, Mantan Moreland, Virginia Brissac, Ben Carter, Benson Fong, Robert Homans, Jack Norton, Janet Shaw, Helen Deverell, Victoria Faust ..
Directed by: Phil Rosen
Release date: 1945-05-11
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Shanghai Cobra

The Shanghai Cobra

6.4/10 IMDB

Someone is attempting to steal radium stored in a bank. Death by cobra venom connects a number of murders. Charlie Chan investigates.

Starring: Sidney Toler, Mantan Moreland, Benson Fong, James Cardwell, Joan Barclay, Addison Richards, Arthur Loft, Janet Warren, Gene Roth, Joe Devlin ..
Directed by: Phil Karlson
Release date: 1945-09-29
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Strange Illusion

Strange Illusion

6.2/10 IMDB

An adolescent believes that his widowed mother's suitor may have murdered his father.

Starring: Jimmy Lydon, Warren William, Sally Eilers, Regis Toomey, Charles Arnt, George Reed, Jayne Hazard, Jimmy Clark, Mary McLeod, Pierre Watkin ..
Directed by: Edgar G. Ulmer
Release date: 1945-03-31
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Murder in Reverse?

Murder in Reverse?

6.8/10 IMDB

Tom Masterick, a dock worker, is wrongfully convicted of a murder charge. His death sentence is commuted to a long prison term. When released as an old man, he vows to find the real killer.

Starring: William Hartnell, Jimmy Hanley, Chili Bouchier, Brefni O'Rorke, John Slater, Dinah Sheridan, Petula Clark, Kynaston Reeves, John Salew, Edward Rigby ..
Directed by: Montgomery Tully
Release date: 1945-10-21
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Escape in the Fog

Escape in the Fog

5.9/10 IMDB

A military nurse recovering at an inn from a nervous breakdown keeps having dreams where she sees two men trying to murder a third. When she meets a man who is a federal agent at the inn, she is astounded to discover that he is the man in her dream who is the intended murder victim.

Starring: Otto Kruger, Nina Foch, William Wright, Konstantin Shayne, Ivan Triesault, Ernie Adams, Shelley Winters, Mary Newton, Jessie Arnold, Chin Kuang Chow ..
Directed by: Budd Boetticher
Release date: 1945-04-05
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Pink String and Sealing Wax

Pink String and Sealing Wax

6.7/10 IMDB

Melodrama set in Victorian Brighton. Scheming pub landlady uses the timorous son of a domineering pharmacist to assist in the poisoning of her drunkard husband. (The title is from the way pharmacists used to wrap parcels containing poison).

Starring: Mervyn Johns, Gordon Jackson, Googie Withers, Garry Marsh, Jean Ireland, Sally Ann Howes, Mary Merrall, Catherine Lacey, Frederick Piper, Colin Simpson ..
Directed by: Robert Hamer
Release date: 1945-11-22

Danger Signal

6.6/10 IMDB

After robbing and murdering his married lover and then making her death look like suicide, conniving philanderer Ronnie Mason relocates to Los Angeles. Under a new identity and claiming to be a writer, Ronnie finds lodging at the home of Hilda Fenchurch and her mother. He woos Hilda, knowing she has money, but when he discovers that Hilda's sister, Anne, has just inherited $25,000, he switches his attentions to her.

Starring: Faye Emerson, Zachary Scott, Richard Erdman, Rosemary DeCamp, Bruce Bennett, Mona Freeman, John Ridgely, Mary Servoss, Joyce Compton, Virginia Sale ..
Directed by: Robert Florey
Release date: 1945-11-21
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Pillow of Death

Pillow of Death

6.0/10 IMDB

Attorney Wayne Fletcher and his secretary have an affair. When Wayne's wife is found smothered to death, he becomes the prime suspect. As the police investigate the murder, a psychic with questionable motives tries to contact the deceased woman. Soon, Wayne begins seeing visions of his dead wife, and other people involved with the case begin to be killed, one by one.

Starring: Lon Chaney Jr., Brenda Joyce, J. Edward Bromberg, Rosalind Ivan, Clara Blandick, George Cleveland, Wilton Graff, Bernard Thomas, Fern Emmett, J. Farrell MacDonald ..
Directed by: Wallace Fox
Release date: 1945-12-14
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Fatal Witness

The Fatal Witness

5.9/10 IMDB

A playboy produces an airtight alibi when he is questioned about the murder of his wealthy aunt.

Starring: Evelyn Ankers, Richard Fraser, George Leigh, Barbara Everest, Barry Bernard, Frederick Worlock, Virginia Farmer, Colin Campbell, Peggy Jackson, Harry Cording ..
Directed by: Lesley Selander
Release date: 1945-09-15
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Voice of the Whistler

Voice of the Whistler

6.3/10 IMDB

A dying millionaire marries his nurse for companionship, only to experience a miracle cure.

Starring: Richard Dix, Lynn Merrick, Rhys Williams, James Cardwell, Tom Kennedy, Sam Ash, Egon Brecher, Charles Coleman, Otto Forrest, Byron Foulger ..
Directed by: William Castle
Release date: 1945-10-30
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : I Love a Mystery

I Love a Mystery

6.2/10 IMDB

In San Francisco, detective partners Jack Packard and Doc Long are hired by socialite Jefferson Monk who believes someone is following him with the aim to kill him.

Starring: Jim Bannon, Nina Foch, George Macready, Barton Yarborough, Carole Mathews, Lester Matthews, Ernie Adams, Gary Bruce, Joseph Crehan, Franklyn Farnum ..
Directed by: Henry Levin
Release date: 1945-01-25

Carnival Sunday

6.5/10 IMDB

Madrid, Carnival Sunday. A night watchman finds the body of a woman, a rich and greedy moneylender who has apparently been murdered. The prime suspect is a watchmaker who owed her a lot of money.

Starring: Conchita Montes, Guillermo Marín, Fernando Fernán Gómez, Julia Lajos, Juana Mansó, Manuel Requena, Manuel Arbó, Joaquín Roa, Fernando Aguirre, Ildefonso Cuadrado ..
Directed by: Edgar Neville
Release date: 1945-10-22
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Betrayal from the East

Betrayal from the East

6.0/10 IMDB

A carnival showman tries to keep Japanese spies from sabotaging the Panama Canal.

Starring: Lee Tracy, Nancy Kelly, Richard Loo, Regis Toomey, Abner Biberman, Philip Ahn, Addison Richards, Bruce Edwards, Hugh Ho Chang, Victor Sen Yung ..
Directed by: William Berke
Release date: 1945-04-24
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : A Place of One's Own

A Place of One's Own

6.2/10 IMDB

An elderly couple move into an old, supposedly haunted abandoned house. A young girl comes to live with the pair as a companion for the wife. However, soon the girl is possessed by the spirit of another girl, a wealthy woman who had once lived in the house but who had been murdered there.

Starring: Margaret Lockwood, James Mason, Barbara Mullen, Dennis Price, Helen Haye, Michael Shepley, Dulcie Gray, Ernest Thesiger, Henry B. Longhurst, Moore Marriott ..
Directed by: Bernard Knowles
Release date: 1945-03-20
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Echo Murders

The Echo Murders

5.0/10 IMDB

Detective Sexton Blake takes on Nazi spies while solving a series of crimes.

Starring: David Farrar, Dennis Price, Pamela Stirling, Julien Mitchell, Cyril Smith, Ferdy Mayne, Dennis Arundell, Johnnie Schofield, Paul Croft, Kynaston Reeves ..
Directed by: John Harlow
Release date: 1945-12-17

Meet Sexton Blake

5.3/10 IMDB

The famous detective and his trusty side-kick, Tinker, are called in by the War Office to find some important papers that were stolen from a man killed during an air raid.

Starring: David Farrar, Manning Whiley, Dennis Arundell, John Varley, Betty Huntley-Wright, Gordon McLeod, Kathleen Harrison, Cyril Smith, Magda Kun, Ferdy Mayne ..
Directed by: John Harlow
Release date: 1945-02-05
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Black Market Babies

Black Market Babies

5.8/10 IMDB

Two bit hood Eddie Condon (Kane Richmond) sells babies under the counter. A highly lucrative racket he soon finds out. But when will the police get wise to this highly immoral scheme of his? And will they be able to pin a rap on him before he goes a little too far? ALL IS TOLD in this EXCITING tale of CRIME and CORRUPTION!

Starring: Ralph Morgan, Kane Richmond, Jayne Hazard, Teala Loring, Marjorie Hoshelle, George Meeker, Maris Wrixon, Nana Bryant, Addison Richards, Anthony Warde ..
Directed by: William Beaudine
Release date: 1945-12-15
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Fog Island

Fog Island

5.2/10 IMDB

Leo, a former convict, is living in seclusion on an island with his step-daughter, the daughter of his late wife. Leo was framed by a group of former business associates, and he also suspects that one of them killed his wife. He has invited the group to his island, tempting them by hinting about a hidden fortune, and he has installed a number of traps and secret passages in his home. He is aided in his efforts by a former cell-mate who holds a grudge against the same persons. When everyone arrives, the atmosphere of mutual suspicion and the thick fog that covers the island promise a tense and hazardous weekend for everyone.

Starring: George Zucco, Lionel Atwill, Jerome Cowan, Sharon Douglas, Veda Ann Borg, George Lloyd, John Whitney, Jacqueline deWit, Ian Keith ..
Directed by: Terry O. Morse
Release date: 1945-02-15
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Lady Confesses

The Lady Confesses

5.9/10 IMDB

An estranged wife shows up after a nearly 7 years of disappearance -- thought to be dead, to prevent her husband from marrying his new love until someone kills her.

Starring: Mary Beth Hughes, Hugh Beaumont, Edmund MacDonald, Claudia Drake, Emmett Vogan, Barbara Slater, Edward Howard, Dewey Robinson, Carol Andrews, Charles King ..
Directed by: Sam Newfield
Release date: 1945-05-16
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Unseen

The Unseen

5.9/10 IMDB

David Fielding, who has recently lost his wife, moves into a new neighborhood under a cloud of suspicion. Many feel that his wife's death in a car crash was no accident. Elizabeth Howard, the governess he hires to look after his children, makes it her mission to find out the truth. When other murders seem to be following David to his new town, Elizabeth investigates with the help of David's son Barnaby.

Starring: Joel McCrea, Gail Russell, Herbert Marshall, Phyllis Brooks, Isobel Elsom, Norman Lloyd, Mikhail Rasumny, Elisabeth Risdon, Tom Tully, Nona Griffith ..
Directed by: Lewis Allen
Release date: 1945-05-12
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Crime, Inc.

Crime, Inc.

5.4/10 IMDB

A crime reporter writes book to expose names and methods of the criminal leaders. He is held on a charge after refusing to explain how he got his information, but is released and helps to expose the syndicate.

Starring: Leo Carrillo, Tom Neal, Martha Tilton, Lionel Atwill, Grant Mitchell, Sheldon Leonard, Harry Shannon, Danny Morton, Virginia Vale, Don Beddoe ..
Directed by: Lew Landers
Release date: 1945-04-15
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Adventures of Kitty O'Day

Adventures of Kitty O'Day

5.2/10 IMDB

A telephone operator plays homicide detective with her boyfriend, making it harder for the police.

Starring: Jean Parker, Peter Cookson, Tim Ryan, Lorna Gray, Jan Wiley, Ralph Sanford, William Forrest, Byron Foulger, Hugh Prosser, Dick Elliott ..
Directed by: William Beaudine
Release date: 1945-01-19
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Phantom of 42nd Street

The Phantom of 42nd Street

5.3/10 IMDB

A theatre critic (Dave O'Brien) teams up with a cop (Jack Mulhall) to investigate the murder of a Broadway actor.

Starring: Dave O'Brien, Jack Mulhall, Kay Aldridge, Alan Mowbray, Frank Jenks, Edythe Elliott, Vera Marshe, Cyril Delevanti ..
Directed by: Albert Herman
Release date: 1945-05-02
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Brenda Starr, Reporter

Brenda Starr, Reporter

6.7/10 IMDB

Reporter Brenda Starr (Joan Woodbury) and her photographer Chuck Allen (Syd Saylor) get involved in a search for the loot from a payroll robbery. Cliffhanging action and adventure and a fair amount of comic relief follow them at every turn.

Starring: Joan Woodbury, Kane Richmond, Ernie Adams, William Benedict, Marion Burns, Wheeler Oakman, George Meeker, John Merton ..
Directed by: Wallace Fox
Release date: 1945-01-26
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Tiger Woman

The Tiger Woman

6.5/10 IMDB

Murder mystery programmer from Republic pictures

Starring: Adele Mara, Kane Richmond, Richard Fraser, Peggy Stewart, Cy Kendall, Gregory Gaye, John Kelly, Beverly Lloyd, Addison Richards, Donia Bussey ..
Directed by: Philip Ford
Release date: 1945-11-16
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Escape in the Desert

Escape in the Desert

5.8/10 IMDB

Escaped Nazi POWs hold the denizens of a California resort hostage.

Starring: Jean Sullivan, Philip Dorn, Irene Manning, Helmut Dantine, Alan Hale, Samuel S. Hinds, Bill Kennedy, Kurt Kreuger, Rudolph Anders, Hans Schumm ..
Directed by: Edward A. Blatt
Release date: 1945-07-12
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : Fashion Model

Fashion Model

5.2/10 IMDB

When two employees of a clothing factory are murdered, the shadow of suspicion falls upon a lowly stock boy.

Starring: Robert Lowery, Marjorie Weaver, Tim Ryan, Lorna Gray, Dorothy Christy, Dewey Robinson, Sally Yarnell, Harry Depp, Nell Craig, Jack Norton ..
Directed by: William Beaudine
Release date: 1945-03-02
Best Thriller Movies of 1945 : The Man in Half Moon Street

The Man in Half Moon Street

6.0/10 IMDB

A British doctor and painter must kill for the glands he needs to stop the aging process.

Starring: Nils Asther, Helen Walker, Reinhold Schünzel, Paul Cavanagh, Konstantin Shayne, Leyland Hodgson, Edmund Breon, Morton Lowry, Matthew Boulton, Eustace Wyatt ..
Directed by: Ralph Murphy
Release date: 1945-01-19

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