Tag: Robert Ryan

DVD: Escape to Burma (1955)

DVD: Escape to Burma (1955)

March 25, 2017 | By

One of the last batch of films released by dying major RKO Radio Pictures, Escape to Burma was another efficient low-level A picture produced by Benedict Bogeaus with major stars shot on a modest budget, offering some romance, action, exotic escapism, and a tight story that worked as long as you didn’t think too hard and notice its seams…

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BR: House of Bamboo (1955)

BR: House of Bamboo (1955)

January 22, 2016 | By

Although House of Bamboo is technically a remake of Harry Kleiner’s superb noir script The Street with No Name (1948), it’s really a re-imaging of the core story in which a government investigator infiltrates a gang to solve and put an end to a series of murders and robberies…

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Film: Dangerous Mission (1954)

Film: Dangerous Mission (1954)

January 1, 2011 | By

Return to: Home / Blu-ray, DVD, Film Reviews / D . Film: Excellent . Genre: Mystery / Suspense / Crime / 3D Synopsis: A murder witness is shadowed by a killer at Glacier National Park. . . Review: RKO’s Dangerous Mission could be regarded as a ‘colour’ film noir – certainly its plot borrows from standard […]

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