Tagged: 1940s

Scarlett Street 1945 film noir Edward G Robinson Joan Bennet

Scarlett Street (1945) – A Review

A con artist couple put the squeeze on a lowly banker in Fritz Lang’s 1945 film noir Scarlett Street, starring Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennet and Dan Duryea.

Rope 1948 movie Alfred Hitchcock James Jimmy Stewart

Rope (1948) – A Review

A review of the 1948 Alfred Hitchcock film Rope, starring Jimmy Stewart, John Dall, and Farley Granger, the film that is designed to look like it was shot in one single take

Rita Hayworth Glenn Ford Gilda 1946 film noir

Gilda (1946) – A Review

A review of the 1946 film noir Gilda starring Glenn Ford, George Macready and Rita Hayworth in her most famous role

The Mortal Storm (1940) – A Review

It’s 1933 Germany and Freya Roth (Margaret Sullavan) is engaged to Fritz Marberg (Robert Young) a young politically passionate Nazi party member. When Adolf Hitler is announced as Chancellor of...

Tension 1949 film noir

Tension (1949) – A Review

A review of the 1949 film noir Tension starring Richard Basehart, Cyd Charisse, Audrey Totter and Lloyd Gough

High Sierra 1941 Humphrey Bogart

High Sierra (1941) – A Review

A review of the classic 1941 crime drama High Sierra starring Humphrey Bogart, Ida Lupino and Donald MacBride, directed by John Huston

Johnny Belinda Jane Wyman 1948

Johnny Belinda (1948) – A Review

A review of the 1948 drama Johnny Belinda about a deaf farm girl, starring Jane Wyman in an Oscar winning performance, Lew Ayres and Charles Pickford

Westerner Gary Cooper Walter Brennan

The Westerner (1940) – A Review

A review of the 1940 western The Westerner starring Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan and Doris Davenport, directed by William Wyler

Key Largo Bogart Bacall

Key Largo (1948) – A Review

A review of the 1948 classic thriller Key Largo starring Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall and Edward G. Robinson, directed by John Huston