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BR: Edge of Eternity (1959)

BR: Edge of Eternity (1959)

March 1, 2017 | By

Don Siegel was hugely prolific in the 1950s, having also directed The Gunrunners, Hound Dog Man, and “Brock Callahan,” an episode of TV’s Adventure Showcase, all in 1959, so it’s no surprise Edge clocks in at 80 mins., which is an efficient length…

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DVD: House of Strangers (1949)

DVD: House of Strangers (1949)

January 1, 2016 | By

Although a classic film noir packed fine pedigree from Fox’s stable of top talent, this adaptation of Jerome Weidman’s eponymous novel is perhaps better known as the western Fox remade 5 years later as Broken Lance (1954), a more beloved CinemaScope production starring Spencer Tracey, Richard Widmark, and Robert Wagner…

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BR: Major Dundee (1965)

BR: Major Dundee (1965)

July 23, 2014 | By

One of the more infamous cases of a studio taking over the post-production of a film and releasing the end product without the director’s approval, Major Dundee still bears the legendary brand of the Epic That Never Was…

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Film: Painted Hills, The (1951)

Film: Painted Hills, The (1951)

July 10, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / P to R . Film: Weak/ DVD Transfer: n/a / DVD Extras: n/a Label: n/a/ Region: n/a / Released: n/a Genre: Family / Lassie Synopsis: A dog seeks revenge for murdering its owner – a tireless and kind-hearted prospector. Special Features: n/a . . Review: The fact MGM pumped […]

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