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  • Killers Three

    Killers Three 1968

    ★★★ Watched 12 Jul, 2016

    weird & uneven film. Dick Clark was actually pretty decent though. very bonnie & clyde-ish.

  • Door-to-Door Maniac

    Door-to-Door Maniac 1961

    ★★★ Rewatched 12 Jul, 2016 1

    love the film, terrible audience. laughed their way through the film :(

  • The Woman in Question

    The Woman in Question 1950

    ★★★★½ Watched 06 Jul, 2016

    Like a British/Rank version of Rashomon.
    Great film - Dirk Bogarde, Hermione Baddeley, so wonderful.

  • My Friend Rockefeller

    My Friend Rockefeller 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 07 Jul, 2016

    Pretty decent doc about a conman murderer grifter.

  • Who Killed Teddy Bear

    Who Killed Teddy Bear 1965

    ★★★★★ Watched 06 Jul, 2016

    This is an incredible film. Why don't the make films like this anymore???

  • The Man with My Face

    The Man with My Face 1951

    ★★★★½ Watched 05 Jul, 2016

    Great post-war paranoia film noir.
    Some plot problems but they can be forgotten about with the "Forget about it Jake, it's noir" mantra.
    Love films about doubling!!!

  • Turn the Key Softly

    Turn the Key Softly 1953

    ★★★★½ Watched 05 Jul, 2016

    GREAT film. Young Joan Collins is terrific. Kathleen Harrison is wonderful. Great women's picture.
    Truly terrific!

  • The Bloody Brood

    The Bloody Brood 1959

    ★★★★★ Watched 05 Jul, 2016

    Falk as a gangster beatnik psychopath.


  • The Well

    The Well 1951

    ★★★½ Watched 05 Jul, 2016

    I feel like this is a really important film. But it's rather messy, loaded & dense.
    I would love to see the PCA File on it. It just seems like there had to have been some issues & production "things" going on.
    The shift from social awareness/action thing to happy ending/erryone's together now was...a little weird.

    But there's a LOT of good and CRITICAL "monsters on maple st" type stuff with guts in there.

    And Harry Morgan has an INTENSE interrogation scene that just rules.

  • Without Warning!

    Without Warning! 1952

    ★★★★★ Watched 04 Jul, 2016

    OMGZ. Violent and great LA police procedural with a serial killer of blondes !!!! SO GOOD!!!

    Great LA footage. Chavez Ravine, downtown stuff. Just fab.

  • Shack Out on 101

    Shack Out on 101 1955

    ★★★★½ Watched 04 Jul, 2016

    DUDE. Lee Marvin. So young.
    The film is worth it for the homoerotic weight-lifting scene alone.

    The story is totally worthless.
    The performances are fun as hell and the chemistry is great.
    The scenes are charming and bizarre as hell.
    Underappreciated commie/atomic film noir.


  • Murder by Contract

    Murder by Contract 1958

    ★★★★★ Watched 04 Jul, 2016


    The ending is noir perfection.
    Another Irving Lerner magical work w/Vince Edwards as a hitman.
    Herscel Bernardi is genius. Spectacular.