This Gun For Hire might not be the best of the films starring Ladd and Lake but the former was never cooler than he is here. It’s a slick noir-thriller, with a showstopping finale and excellent performances.
Criss Cross is a tight, economically told thriller that still packs a punch.
Not as snappy as Wilder’s later comedies but full of warmth and the sheer presence of Dietrich makes this a must-see.
Masters of Cinema: Throw Down is out now on Eureka Entertainment, and it’s one of To’s most heartfelt films.
Derivative and unfortunately not one of Corbucci’s best…
A superb collection, Keaton was truly an all-rounder and these films are the perfect showcase for his talents.
It must be a unique challenge adapting a successful play into a successful film. I don’t mean Shakespeare, which lend themselves well to broad, sweeping epics (Akira Kurosawa, Orson Welles and Julie Taymor have made brilliantly cinematic versions of his plays) but rather the low key, intimate dramas that are more concerned with performance. When …
Cloak and Dagger is out now on Dual Format from Eureka Entertainment.
Kazan’s classic film perfectly envelopes so many human emotions, including a warm empathy, even when times get hard.
The exceptional 1944 film noir is worth every moment, read our review now…