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“‘Okay Marlowe,’ I said to myself. ‘You’re a tough guy. You’ve been sapped twice, choked, beaten silly with a gun, shot in the arm until you’re crazy as a couple of waltzing mice. 22 more words

Quotes

Special Veteran's Day Edition: BACK TO BATAAN (RKO 1945)

John Wayne  and Anthony Quinn fight World War II on the backlots of RKO (subbing for the jungles of the Philippines) in BACK TO BATAAN, a stirring exercise in propaganda ripped from headlines of the era. 801 more words

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Special Veteran's Day Edition: BACK TO BATAAN (RKO 1945)

John Wayne  and Anthony Quinn fight World War II on the backlots of RKO (subbing for the jungles of the Philippines) in BACK TO BATAAN, a stirring exercise in propaganda ripped from headlines of the era. 801 more words

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Red Goes to the Movies

Or more accurately, Red sits on his behind and watches a classic at home.  This time it was the film adaptation of Raymond Chandler’s thriller… 215 more words

Cinema Sunday: The Devil Commands (1941)

Title: The Devil Commands

Distributor: Columbia Pictures

Writers: Robert Hardy Andrews, Milton Gunzburg, William Sloane (novel)

Director: Edward Dmytryk

Producer: Wallace MacDonald

Starring: Boris Karloff, Richard Fiske, Amanda Duff, Ralph Penney, Anne Revere… 1,048 more words

Horror

Murder, My Sweet (1944)

A private eye is hired by an ex-convict to find his old girlfriend but gets sidetracked when a client who hires him as a bodyguard is murdered for a precious jade necklace. 159 more words

Film

Tender Comrade (1943)

Chris Jones (Robert Ryan) is a soldier being sent overseas to fight in the second World War. Before shipping out, he’s lucky to get one night of leave and is able to pay a visit to his wife, Jo (Ginger Rogers). 668 more words

Film