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« #1485 : September 02, 2017, 06:38:27 PM »

Some more John Alton on Blu-ray:

http://www.blu-ray.com/news/?id=22010

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« #1486 : September 02, 2017, 07:10:12 PM »

REMINDER: Now that August's TCM "Summer Under the Stars" is over, "Noir Alley" returns on Sundays at 10:00 a.m. ET.

First up, on September 3, is Framed (1947).


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« #1487 : September 03, 2017, 03:51:57 AM »

Some more John Alton on Blu-ray:

http://www.blu-ray.com/news/?id=22010

He Walked By Night is a great, great noir. I hope they add a nice commentary or something like that.

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« #1488 : September 03, 2017, 04:50:34 AM »

REMINDER: Now that August's TCM "Summer Under the Stars" is over, "Noir Alley" returns on Sundays at 10:00 a.m. ET.

First up, on September 3, is Framed (1947).

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« #1489 : September 03, 2017, 04:51:12 AM »

He Walked By Night is a great, great noir. I hope they add a nice commentary or something like that.

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« #1490 : September 03, 2017, 07:50:03 AM »

He Walked By Night is a great, great noir. I hope they add a nice commentary or something like that.

Wow.

I JUST bought the MGM DVD. It's out of print and used copies are very expensive, but I finally found someone on amazon.co.uk selling it pretty cheaply (less than $20 including shipping to USA). It has no bonus features but the image quality is very good. The movie is very good. Now we'll have to see about double-dipping ...


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« #1491 : September 08, 2017, 01:24:48 AM »

From http://forum.blu-ray.com/showpost.php?p=14051570&postcount=16912

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Coming November 21st on Blu-ray!
Brand New 4K Restoration!

Hangover Square (1945) with optional English subtitles
Audio Commentary by Screenwriter and Film Historian Steve Haberman and Actor Faye Marlowe
Audio Commentary by Author and Film Historian Richard Schickel
The Tragic Mask: The Laird Cregar Story Featurette
Hangover Square - Vintage Radio Show Performed by Vincent Price, Linda Darnell and Faye Marlowe
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« #1492 : September 20, 2017, 04:52:09 AM »

Repost this as it own thread Spike, and I'll link it to the Noir Index.  O0


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« #1493 : September 20, 2017, 05:24:06 AM »

Repost this as it own thread Spike, and I'll link it to the Noir Index.  O0

Ok mate, wasn't sure!

Finally getting back to noir viewings now.

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« #1494 : November 27, 2017, 01:14:20 PM »

This arrived here while I was AWOL for 2 weeks...



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« #1495 : November 27, 2017, 01:22:12 PM »

Xh, that looks great. Love the poster.


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« #1496 : November 29, 2017, 08:22:13 AM »

Xh, that looks great. Love the poster.

The poster was a nice surprise, I didn't realize until I opened the package there would be a poster with it (it also has a Secret Beyond The Door poster on the other side). I switched the individual releases to their reverse/original cover art, the new cover art is pretty cool & stylish but also very Saul Bass inspired (like the box & booklet), which doesn't really fit the movies too well.


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« #1497 : November 29, 2017, 09:00:28 AM »

I've never seen The Secret Behind The Door


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« #1498 : November 29, 2017, 01:12:36 PM »

I've never seen The Secret Behind The Door

Not a classic, nowhere near pure noir, and far from Fritz Lang's best American movie but I have a soft spot for it (I already have the French blu-ray).

If you can buy into the farfetched story and don't mind a miscast Michael Redgrave, it's a really atmospheric movie with beautiful cinematography (Stanley Cortez, 'Night Of The Hunter') and set design, with an almost Edgar Allen Poe-like feel to it. Joan Bennett is great, and her semi-whispered narration works really well with the overall weird gothic/spooky feel of the movie.



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« #1499 : November 29, 2017, 02:40:37 PM »

Thanks for the blurb on The Secret Behind The Door


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