Kind Hearts and Coronets

Kind Hearts and Coronets, starring Dennis Price, Alec Guiness, Miles Malleson, Valerie Hobson, Joan Greenwood
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949), starring Dennis Price, Alec Guiness,  Miles Malleson,  Valerie Hobson,  Joan Greenwood Editorial review of  Kind Hearts and Coronets courtesy of Amazon.com  Set in Victorian England, Robert Hamer’s 1949 masterpiece Kind Hearts and Coronets remains the most gracefully mordant of the Ealing comedies. Dennis...
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Shock

Shock, starring Vincent Price, Lynn Bari, Anabel Shaw, Frank Latimer
Shock, starring Vincent Price, Lynn Bari,  Anabel Shaw,  Frank Latimer Product Description Film noir, a classic film style of the — €˜40s and — €˜50s, is noted for its dark themes, stark camera angles and high-contrast lighting. Comprising many of Hollywood’s finest films, film noir tells realistic stories...
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Long Night

The Long Night (1954) starring Henry Fonda, Barbara Bel Geddes, Vincent Price, Ann Dvorak
The Long Night (1947) starring Henry Fonda, Barbara Bel Geddes, Vincent Price,  Ann Dvorak Editorial review of  Long Night courtesy of Amazon.com  An exciting rediscovery from the studio vaults, The Long Night is an emotionally gripping, visually dynamic film noir, in which Henry Fonda, at the peak of...
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Here Comes Peter Cottontail

Here Comes Peter Cottontail, starring Danny Kaye, Vincent Price, Paul Frees
Here Comes Peter Cottontail (1971), starring Danny Kaye, Vincent Price, Paul Frees Editorial review of  Here Comes Peter Cottontail courtesy of Amazon.com  Have you ever wished for a classic Easter special to show your kids? Here Comes Peter Cottontail is a Rankin & Bass production that bears a...
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The Thief and the Cobbler

The Thief and the Cobbler, starring Vincent Price, Matthew Broderick, Jennifer Beals, Clive Revill, Jonathan Winters
The Thief and the Cobbler, starring Vincent Price, Matthew Broderick,  Jennifer Beals,  Clive Revill,  Jonathan Winters Editorial review of  The Thief and the Cobbler courtesy of Amazon.com  Directed by Oscar-winning animator Richard Williams (Who Framed Roger Rabbit), The Thief and the Cobbler began production in 1968, so it...
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Master of the World

Master of the World, starring Vincent Price, Charles Bronson
Master of the World, starring Vincent Price, Charles Bronson, Henry Hull, Mary Webster, David Frankham Synopsis of Master of the World  In Master of the World, four individuals use a lighter-than-air craft to investigate strange activity from a mountain. They fear a volcano. Instead, they find Robar, master of the...
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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, starring James Mason, Kirk Douglas, Paul Lukas, Peter Lorre
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea (1954), starring James Mason, Kirk Douglas, Peter Lorre, Paul Lukas Editorial review of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea courtesy of Amazon.com 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea – The swashbuckler genre bumped into science fiction in 1954 for one of Hollywood’s great entertainments. The Jules Verne...
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Planet Hulk

Planet Hulk (2010) starring Rick D. Wasserman, Lisa Ann Beley, Mark Hildreth, Liam O'Brien, Kevin Michael Richardson, Sam Vincent
Planet Hulk (2010) starring  Rick D. Wasserman,  Lisa Ann Beley,  Mark Hildreth,  Liam O’Brien,  Kevin Michael Richardson,  Sam Vincent I have to admit that I was pleasantly surprised by the  Planet Hulk animated movie. It’s a very good adaptation of the comic book story arc of the same...
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Lust for Life

Kirk Douglas as Vincent van Gogh in Lust for Life
Lust for Life (1956) starring Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, directed by Vincente Minelli  In short, Kirk Douglas shines in his performance as Vincent van Gogh. Kirk Douglas gave many great performances in his career, but none better than in  Lust for Life. He portrays the Dutch painter, a...
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Desiree

Desiree (1954) starring Jean Simmons, Marlon Brando, Michael Rennie, Merle Oberon
Desiree (1954) starring Jean Simmons, Marlon Brando, Michael Rennie,  Merle Oberon  Like all Hollywood biographies,  Desiree needs to be taken with a grain of salt, regarding historical accuracy. Having said that, however, it’s a very interesting film, weaving the lives of four people and two countries together.
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