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Day 11 of Noirvember: Cry Danger (1951)

In this film, Dick Powell stars as Rocky Mulloy (how’s that for a noirish name?) who, at the start of the action, has just being released from prison after serving five years of a life sentence for a murder/robbery that he did not commit. 243 more words

Film Noir

Broken Lance

For my first entry into Crystal’s Tracy and Hepburn blogathon, I covered the classic movie The African Queen yesterday to celebrate the talents of Miss Hepburn. 941 more words

Movie Reviews

September 4: Happy Birthday Damon Wayans and Whitney Cummings

Damon Wayans, Sr., (as we should refer to him since Damon Jr. also has a fairly successful acting career going) is celebrating birthday number 57 today.  885 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Crossfire

The Film Noir Odyssey

Writer: John Paxton

Based on the novel “The Brick Foxhole” by Richard Brooks

Director: Edward Dmytryk

Cinematographer: J. Roy Hunt

Music: Roy Webb… 1,259 more words

Film Noir

The Sniper

Writer: Harry Brown

Story: Edna Anhalt & Edward Anhalt

Director: Edward Dmytryk

Cinematographer: Burnett Guffey

Music: George Antheil

Cast: Arthur Franz, Adolphe Menjou, Richard Kiley… 1,163 more words

Film Noir

47 Movie Blogs #33 – Movies About Memory

Today we are talking about movies about memory, something that lots of movies have dealt with in one way or another, for both dramatic and comedic effect. 1,791 more words

Movies

Warlock (1959)

A small town terrorised by outlaws hires gunman Henry Fonda as unofficial lawman but when the bodies start to mount up, local cowpoke Richard Widmark steps in as sheriff causing tensions for all concerned. 177 more words

Film