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Robert Stack
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Date of Birth: Jan 13, 1919

Country: USA

Biography: Robert Stack was an American actor. In addition to acting in more than 40 films, he also appeared on the television series The Untouchables and later served as the host of Unsolved Mysteries... (Wikipedia)

Total Titles at Criticker: 52 - You've Seen 52

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Titles You've Ranked (52)
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Eagle Squadron Eagle Squadron (1942)
Summary: An American joins the British Royal Air Force just before Pearl Harbor is attacked, and falls in love with a beautiful English girl. (imdb)
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Plain Clothes Plain Clothes (1988)
Summary: To prove his brother's innocence, undercover officer Nick enrolls in high school again, dealing with crushes, bullies, humiliations, popularity swings, and quirky teachers and staff to find the real murderer. (imdb)
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Nice Girl? Nice Girl? (1941)
Summary: A young girl finds herself attracted to one of her father's business partners. (imdb)
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Conquest of Cochise Conquest of Cochise (1953)
Summary: A cavalry officer tries to keep a lid on a volatile situation when Indian leader Cochise is being prodded into starting a war. (imdb)
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Men of Texas Men of Texas (1942)
Summary: Surprisingly little known, Universal's Men of Texas boasts an impressive cast and a fairly exciting and complex storyline. Set just after the Civil War, the film stars Robert Stack as Chicago war correspondent Barry Conovan, who is sent by his newspaper to Texas to get the low-down on the martial law that has been imposed on the state. (allrovi.com)
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Badlands of Dakota Badlands of Dakota (1941)
Summary: Set in the Dakotas during the days of the Great Gold Boom, the story finds brothers Jim and Bob Holliday (Stack and Broderick Crawford) duking it out over the affections of pretty Anne Grayson (Ann Rutherford). While all this is going on, Wild Bill Hickok (Richard Dix) does his best to neutralize the local criminal element-and to fend off the romantic overtures of boisterous Calamity Jane (Frances Farmer). (allmovie.com)
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Action Man Action Man (1967)
Summary: Gabin plays an ex-criminal, now reformed and ensconced in a respectable executive job. Stack plays an unreconstituted crook who wants to inveigle Gabin into one last caper. The crime goes off like clockwork, but drug dealers who want a piece of the action kidnap Gabin's wife Suzanne Flon and hold her for ransom. Stack ends up sacrificing his own life to save those of Gabin and Flon. (allmovie.com)
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The Corrupt Ones The Corrupt Ones (1967)
Summary: Spy accidentally gets an ancient treasure. Several corrupt groups try to steal it from him. (imdb)
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The Caretakers The Caretakers (1963)
Summary: This movie chronicles the trials of the mentally ill and their care-givers in an over-crowded ward of a hospital. Dr. MacLeod is a new, optimistic doctor who attempts to start an out-patient program for the women in the ward. His method of treating mentally ill patients without violence or punishment is met with resistance by the head nurse, Lucretia Terry. During Dr. MacLeod's treatment, the phobias and illnesses of the various women in the test group are explored. (imdb)
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Miss Tatlock Miss Tatlock's Millions (1948)
Summary: After the accidental death of an idiot heir, a stunt man is hired to impersonate him while the family gathers to determine the dispersement of the estate of Miss Tatlock's millions. (imdb)
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The Gift of Love The Gift of Love (1958)
Summary: Fearing she will die, a physicist's wife hopes her husband will be consoled by the orphan she adopts. (imdb)
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War Paint War Paint (1953)
Summary: Lieut. Billings and his army patrol are ordered to deliver a new peace treaty to the Indian Commissioner, who is missing. They have nine days to get the treaty to Chief Gray Cloud or there will be war. Chief's son Taslik offers to guide them. But as their water runs low and conflicts escalate, they can't help wondering why Taslik is wearing war paint. (imdb)
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My Outlaw Brother My Outlaw Brother (1951)
Summary: A young man travels to Mexico in search of his brother, who has become involved with a dangerous gang. (imdb)
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Dangerous Curves Dangerous Curves (1988)
Summary: Two college student decide to go spend some quality time at a beauty pageant with the help of their Porsche. (imdb)
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Story of a Woman Story of a Woman (1970)
Summary: Karin studies music in Rome and falls in love with Bruno. She learns that he is married and therefore returns to Sweden. She meets David. They marry and have a daughter. David is sent to Rome. Karin meets Bruno again. (imdb)
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The Untouchables The Untouchables (1959)  - TV Series
Summary: Special Agent Eliot Ness and his elite team of incorruptable agents battle organized crime in 1930s Chicago. (imdb)
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Butt-Ugly Martians Butt-Ugly Martians (2001)  - TV Series
Summary: Three aliens came to Earth to become addicted to American culture. They are shown around by their Earthling friends: Mike, Cedric, and Angela. The Butt-Ugly Martians continue to hang out on Earth as long as Emperor Bog never finds out. (imdb)
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Killer Bud Killer Bud (2001)
Summary: After losing another job, two idiots embark on an adventure of mythic proportion: to acquire "Feed Bags," the discontinued entire-meal-in-a-bag, to impress their two equally dim-witted dates. When the only convenience store in town that carries the discontinued food item is found closed, Waylon and Buzz break in and can't break out. (imdb)
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Keeping Fit Keeping Fit (1942)  - Short Film
Summary: Topical wartime short depicting the plight of civilians who must stay in shape in order to fight the good fight.
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The Strange and Deadly Occurrence The Strange and Deadly Occurrence (1974)
Summary: A family moves into a new home in an isolated area, and soon realizes that someone--or something--doesn't want them there. (imdb)
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Unsolved Mysteries Unsolved Mysteries (1987)  - TV Series
Summary: Reality based TV series that combines dramatic re-enactments with interviews to tell stories of REAL mysteries. (imdb)
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George Washington George Washington (1984)  - TV Mini-Series
Summary: The early life and career of the American General and President through his participation in the Revolutionary War. (imdb)
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The Iron Glove The Iron Glove (1954)
Summary: Robert Stack stars with Ursula Theiss (the wife of Robert Taylor) in the Columbia costumer The Iron Glove. Stack, an 18th century Scots adventurer, swashes and buckles on behalf of self-styled Prince James (Richard Stapley). Our hero insinuates himself into the court of King George I, the better to install the man known as "The Old Pretender" into the British throne. Supporting actor Alan Hale Jr. goes through many of the motions of his late father in support of Errol Flynn wannabe Stack. (allrovi.com)
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A Little Bit of Heaven A Little Bit of Heaven (1940)
Summary: Teenaged soprano Gloria Jean plays the Little-Miss-Fixit heroine in Universal's Little Bit of Heaven. The most precocious member of an impoverished 10th Avenue family, little Midge (Gloria Jean) makes an impulsive appearance on a "man in the street" radio interview show. Catapulted to stardom, Midge becomes the primary support for her family, all of whom begin behaving atrociously and overspended insanely. The only one who doesn't go over the top is Midge's lovable Grandpa (C. (allmovie.com)
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Hollywood Wives Hollywood Wives (1985)  - TV Mini-Series
Summary: A three-part, six-hour adoptation of Jackie Collins' book about a group of very wealthy, attractive, snobbish women who are caught up in the low life and high society of Hollywood. (imdb)
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First Love First Love (1939)
Summary: In this reworking of Cinderella, orphaned Connie Harding is sent to live with her rich aunt and uncle after graduating from boarding school. She's hardly received with open arms, especially by her snobby cousin Barbara. When the entire family is invited to a major social ball, Barbara sees to it that Connie is forced to stay home. With the aid of her uncle, who acts as her fairy godfather, Connie makes it to the ball and meets her Prince Charming in Ted Drake, her cousin's boyfriend. (imdb)
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Fighter Squadron Fighter Squadron (1948)
Summary: During World War II, an insubordinate fighter pilot finds the shoe on the other foot when he's promoted. (imdb)
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To Be or Not to Be To Be or Not to Be (1942)
Summary: In occupied Poland during WWII, a troupe of ham stage actors (led by Joseph Tura and his wife Maria) match wits with the Nazis... (imdb)
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Written on the Wind Written on the Wind (1956)
Summary: Mitch Wayne and Kyle Hadley, the playboy son of an oil tycoon, have been best friends since childhood... (imdb)
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House of Bamboo House of Bamboo (1955)
Summary: Planted in a Tokyo crime syndicate, a U.S. Army Investigator attempts to probe the coinciding death of a fellow Army official. (imdb)
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Great Day in the Morning Great Day in the Morning (1956)
Summary: After a card game Southerner Owen Pentecost finds himself the owner of a Denver hotel. Involved with two women - one who came with the hotel, and one newly arrived from the East to open a dress shop - he then has to make even more fundamental choices when, with the start of the Civil War, he becomes one of a small minority in a strongly Unionist town. (imdb)
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The High and the Mighty The High and the Mighty (1954)
Summary: When a commercial airliner developes engine problems on a trans- Pacific flight and the pilot loses his nerve, it is up to the washed-up co-pilot Dan Roman to bring the plane in safely. (imdb)
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The Mortal Storm The Mortal Storm (1940)
Summary: The Roth family lead a quiet life in a small village in the German Alps during the early 1930's. When the Nazis come to power, the family is divided and Martin Brietner, a family friend is caught up in the turmoil. (imdb)
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Joe Versus the Volcano Joe Versus the Volcano (1990)
Summary: When a hypochondriac learns that he is dying, he accepts an offer to throw himself in a volcano at a tropical island, and along the way there, learns to truly live. (imdb)
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Mumford Mumford (1999)
Summary: Dr. Mumford (Dean) has a talent for listening. He's only been in town four months, but he's already the most popular psychologist around. He listens to his clients' problems, gets involved in their lives -- and helps them in unexpected ways. But the man who hears the secrets has the biggest secret of all. (Touchstone Pictures)
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Airplane! Airplane! (1980)
Summary: An airplane crew takes ill. Surely the only person capable of landing the plane is an ex-pilot afraid to fly. But don't call him Shirley.
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1941 1941 (1979)
Summary: Hysterical Californians prepare for a Japanese invasion in the days after Pearl Harbor. (imdb)
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Uncommon Valor Uncommon Valor (1983)
Summary: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese... (imdb)
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Caddyshack II Caddyshack II (1988)
Summary: When a crass new-money tycoon's membership application is turned down at a snooty country club, he retaliates by buying the club and turning it into a tacky amusement park (imdb)
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The Tarnished Angels The Tarnished Angels (1957)
Summary: In the 1930's, a First World War flying ace named Roger Schumann is reduced to making appearances on the crash-and-burn circuit of stunt aerobatics. His family are forced to live like dogs while Shumann pursues his only true love, the airplane. When Burke Devlin, a reporter, shows up on the scene to do a "whatever happened to" story on Shumann, he is repulsed by the war hero's diminished circumstances and, conversely, drawn to his stunning wife, LaVerne. (imdb)
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The Scarface Mob The Scarface Mob (1959)  - TV Movie
Summary: Story of how a group of incorruptible federal lawmen helped put 1920s' Chicago gangster Al Capone in prison. (imdb)
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Bwana Devil Bwana Devil (1952)
Summary: British railway workers in Kenya are becoming the favorite snack of two man-eating lions. Head engineer Bob Hayward becomes obsessed with trying to kill the beasts before they maul everyone on his crew.
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Adventures of the Queen Adventures of the Queen (1975)  - TV Movie
Summary: A madman hijacks the luxury cruise liner, S.S. Queen, and threatens to blow it up unless a millionaire pays him the the contents of a safe deposit box. (imdb)
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Is Paris Burning? Is Paris Burning? (1966)
Summary: The true story of the departure of the German occupiers from Paris in 1944. (imdb)
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John Paul Jones John Paul Jones (1959)
Summary: The swashbuckling adventures of the hero of the Revolutionary War. His contributions weren't always appreciated by the new U.S. government. After the way Congress show their displeasure by sending him to the Russia of Catherine the Great. (imdb)
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A Date with Judy A Date with Judy (1948)
Summary: Developed from a radio program which began in 1941, hyperactive teenager Judy challenges and is challenged by her overly proper parents, pest of a brother Randolph and boyfriend Oogie
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Hercules: Zero to Hero Hercules: Zero to Hero (1999)  - Direct-to-Video
Summary: It consists of three segments that would later serve as episodes from the television series, branched together by additional original animation. In particular, it shows an adolescent Hercules's enrollment and the beginning of his adventures at the Prometheus Academy, a school for gods and mortals, which Hercules supposedly attended during the time when he was training to be a hero with his mentor, the satyr Philoctetes. (wikipedia)
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Big Trouble Big Trouble (1986)
Summary: Insurance agent plots with client to kill her nutty husband. (imdb)
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Good Morning, Miss Dove Good Morning, Miss Dove (1955)
Summary: Miss Dove is a strict disciplinary, plus a well respected teacher, who has inspired her students to individual greatness. One day during class, Miss Dove experiences great pain in her back, but continues with the class. After class she asks one of her students who is staying after class to get a doctor. Thomas, a doctor, and a former student of her's takes her to the hospital and hospitalizes her. While in the hospital her former students rally around her causing Miss Dove to reflect on her past. (imdb)
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Bullfighter and the Lady Bullfighter and the Lady (1951)
Summary: Cocky American visiting Mexico decides that he wants to tackle bullfighting and enlists the aid of the country's leading matador. (Leonard Maltin's Movie and Video Guide)
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The Last Voyage The Last Voyage (1960)
Summary: After a boiler explosion aboard an aging ocean liner, a man struggles to free his injured wife from the wreckage of their cabin and ensure the safety of their four-year-old daughter as the ship begins to sink. (imdb)
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Beavis and Butt-Head Do America Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996)
Summary: Our intrepid adolescent heroes wake up to find their beloved television stolen, and embark on an epic journey across America to recover it, and, who knows, maybe even score. On the way they encounter a murderous smuggler of a deadly virus and his treacherous wife, an FBI agent with a predilection for cavity searches, a couple of rather familiar looking ex-Motley Crue roadies, Mr. Van Dreesen singing "Lesbian Seagull", a little old lady and of course Mr. Anderson and his trailer. Can the Great Cornholio save the day? Uh-huh. Huh-huh. (imdb)