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Review of Ghost Story - Book Vs. Movie

Old, distinguished men in elegant attire sip their brandy and tell ghost stories. A mysterious woman unbound by time haunts successive generations of boys and men. 1,386 more words

Reviews Of Haunted House Fiction

The Old Dark House Sucker Punch

It’s always fun and games until someone loses an eye.

That’s the lesson of The Old Dark House (1932), a comedy-horror flick about – you guessed it – a group of people stranded in an old dark house. 682 more words

Comedy

The Great Sinner (1949)

  • This movie has an amazing cast. I’m going to be pissed if this is bad.
  • Gregory Peck playing a writer? Astounding!
1940s

Film Noir: A Woman's Secret (1949)

Film Noir: A Woman’s Secret (1949)

Directed by: Nicholas Ray

Based on a novel by: Vicki Baum

Screenplay by: Herman J. Mankiewicz

Actors: Maureen O’Hara, Gloria Grahame, Melvyn Douglas… 168 more words

American Film Noir 1940's

Greta Garbo as "Ninotchka" (1939) - reviewed by George

Now this is a picture directed by Ernst Lubitsch that has “the Lubitsch touch”. It’s a light romantic comedy with political overtones. Or maybe it’s a political satire disguised as a light romantic comedy. 978 more words

Movies

Changeling, The (1980)

Dir:- Peter Medak

Starr:- George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Melvyn Douglas, Jean Marsh, John Colicos

Scr:- Russell Hunter, William Gray, Diana Maddox

DOP:- Jon Coquillon… 1,182 more words

Exhumed From The Vaults