Tags » John Hodiak

Robert Taylor Trivia: the (almost) nude scene.

There are apparently a number of different prints of Ambush, 1950, floating around.  The last time Turner Classic Movies showed the film it was a quite different version from those I had seen before.  61 more words

Robert Taylor

Review: A Lady Without Passport

In 1950, the same year Joseph H. Lewis’ classic film noir Gun Crazy was released, he also had a lesser known film noir released, A Lady Without Passport. 199 more words


Somewhere in the Night (1946) Noirvember 2015: Episode 3

Somewhere in the Night (1946) Joseph L. Mankiewicz
Fox Film Noir DVD

George Taylor (John Hodiak, above) finds himself in an Army hospital, recovering from wounds sustained from falling on a live grenade. 313 more words


One Frame

The Harvey Girls – 1946

Wonderful film with Judy Garland at her very best. Great romantic chemistry with John Hodiak and the costumes by Helen Rose are a visual gem.  27 more words

Smart-Talking Gals Two: Lucille Ball

Blog 12: Smart Talking Gals Two

Lucille Ball

Before Lucy became the daffy redhead of I Love Lucy fame in the ’50s, she was a sharp as a fox smart-talking gal in the late ’30s and ’40s. 1,170 more words

Film Noir

Review: The Bribe

Five great stars in a daring drama of love and adventure! Well that tag line does sum up this film with an amazing cast. We have Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner, Vincent Price, Charles Laughton and John Hodiak in a film noir from 1949 directed by Robert Z. 291 more words