Tagged: 1950s

The Sniper 1952 film noir

The Sniper (1952) – A Review

A review of the 1952 underrated film noir The Sniper about a mentally unhinged man who goes on a killing spree in San Francisco with his high-powered rifle

The Lineup 1958 film noir Eli Wallach

The Lineup (1958) – A Review

A review of the 1958 film noir The Lineup starring Eli Wallach as a hitman loose on the streets of San Francisco and the police trying to catch him

The Fly horror movie 1958

Remake Recon: The Fly

A comparison review of the 1958 horror film The Fly and its 1986 remake directed by David Cronenberg

Hitch-Hiker 1953 film noir

The Hitch-Hiker (1953) – A Review

A review of the 1953 low-budget film noir The Hitch-Hiker starring Edmond O’Brien, Frank Lovejoy and William Talman, directed by Ida Lupino

High and Mighty John Wayne Robert Stack

The High and Mighty (1954) – A Review

A review of the 1954 disaster film The High and Mighty starring John Wayne, Claire Trevor and Robert Stack onboard a plane low on fuel flying over the ocean

Gun Crazy 1950 film noir classic

Gun Crazy (1950) – A Review

A review of the 1950 low-budget classic film noir Gun Crazy starring John Dall and Peggy Cummins as two gun loving criminals

Zero Hour disaster movie airplane

Zero Hour (1957) – A Review

A review of the 1957 disaster film Zero Hour about a man tasked with landing an airplane, starring Dana Andrews, Sterling Hayden and Linda Darnell

Narrow Margin Gene Hackman Anne Archer

Remake Recon: The Narrow Margin

A review and comparison between the 1952 film The Narrow Margin and its 1990 remake about a lawman trying to survive killers on a tense train ride

Monkey Business Cary Grant Marilyn Monroe

Monkey Business (1952) – A Review

A review of the 1952 screwball comedy Monkey Business starring Cary Grant, Ginger Rogers and Marilyn Monroe, directed by Howard Hawks

The Big Sky 1952 western Kirk Douglas

The Big Sky (1952) – A Review

A review of the 1952 western adventure The Big Sky starring Kirk Douglas, Dewey Martin and Elizabeth Threatt, directed by Howard Hawks