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Retro Review: Witness For The Prosecution (1957)

I was too young to see this on release, and finally got to see it when I was almost fifteen. Based on an Agatha Christie story, and directed by Billy Wilder, it benefits from a stellar cast all at the top of their game. 478 mots de plus

Films And Cinema

Devil and the Deep (1932)

From Paramount studios comes Tallulah Bankhead and a trio of rising male stars who would soon eclipse her in popularity on the silver screen. Above the title billing goes to Miss Bankhead and Gary Cooper while Cary Grant gets co starring status and at the end of the credit sequence with a special billing all his own, « Introducing Charles Laughton, the eminent English character actor in the role of the Commander. 901 mots de plus

Daily Take

The Night of the Hunter

THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER

Review: Ben Harper is imprisoned with theft, Harry Powell, a phony preacher learns that Ben has hidden a huge sum of money in which he’d stolen in a robbery, $10.000, somewhere near his home. 289 mots de plus

Drama

Double Feature #56 - M and The Night of the Hunter

For this week’s post, I decided to pull some stuff off my DVD shelf, and found a couple of good candidates. They’re both ostensibly horror movies, but not classic monster movies, or blood and guts horror films. 3 716 mots de plus

Double Feature

Jacinto Ruffew: Shelley Winters- Full Disclosure A&E Biography

Source: The New Democrat

This might sound cold, but when I think of Shelley Winters I think of Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield, but with substance as well as style. 600 mots de plus

Sexy Women

Jacinto Ruffew: Shelley Winters- Full Disclosure A&E Biography

Source: The New Democrat

This might sound cold, but when I think of Shelley Winters I think of Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield, but with substance as well as style. 600 mots de plus

Sexy Women

Retro review: The Night Of The Hunter (1955)

I was too young to see this film in the cinema, so had to settle for a late-night TV showing, when I was around 12 years old. 342 mots de plus

Nostalgia And Reflections