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Angel Face (1953)

Angel Face, 1953, RKO Radio Pictures. Starring Robert Mitchum, Jean Simmons. Directed by Otto Preminger. B&W, 91 minutes.

An emergency call late one night brings ambulance driver Frank Jessup (Robert Mitchum) to the Treymaine mansion, where the worst seems to be over for the lady of the home. 456 more words

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Murder! (1930)

Alfred Hitchcock captures the pure bedlam that overtakes a neighborhood when their peaceful dreams are rudely disrupted by an awful din. As is customary everyone is in a foul mood, peers out their windows, bickers with everyone else, and moves into action. 471 more words


Trouble in Paradise (1932) - reviewed by George

Billing is intricate, tied as it is to studio politics and everybody’s ego. It should reflect size of part, but popularity (read Box Office drawing power) is clearly more important than that. 693 more words



Code name of US secret agent Ken Thurston (Barry Sullivan) as he performed spy missions of daring around the globe on the espionage series THE MAN CALLED X/SYN/1955-56. 22 more words


Duel in the Sun (1946)

Directed by King Vidor
Written by David O. Selznick

We’ve seen a wide range of style of film throughout this marathon, which is the beauty of the genre: it is open to so many different things. 670 more words


Trouble in Paradise (1932)

Trouble in Paradise, 1932, Paramount Pictures. Starring Miriam Hopkins, Kay Francis, Herbert Marshall. Directed by Ernst Lubitsch. B&W, 83 minutes.

Gaston Monescu (Herbert Marshall), a gentleman thief with an international reputation, has met and fallen in love with a sly, beautiful pickpocket, Lily Vautier (Miriam Hopkins). 408 more words

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We watched RIPTIDE, or as I keep calling it, PEPTIDE, from the talented Edmund Goulding. Robert Montgomery AGAIN! Also Norma Shearer and Herbert Marshall (pictured). 255 more words