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The Frozen Ghost [Inner Sanctum Mystery]

The Frozen Ghost (1945) starring Lon Chaney Jr., Evelyn Ankers
The Frozen Ghost (1945) starring Lon Chaney Jr., Evelyn Ankers The Frozen Ghost is a film noir mystery film directed by Harold Young. It is the fourth of the six “Inner Sanctum” mystery films. Cross the wax museum horror genre with hypnosis gone wrong, and you get this...
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Dead of Night [horror anthology]

Dead of Night (1945) starring Mervyn Johns, Sally Ann Howes, Michael Redgrave
Dead of Night (1945) starring Mervyn Johns, Sally Ann Howes, Michael Redgrave Dead of Night is a very interesting anthology of horror stories. An architect arrives at a house, meets a group of strangers … And he knows all of them, from a recurring dream. It turns out...
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Gaslight

Gaslight (1945) starring Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, Angela Lansbury
Gaslight (1944) starring Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, Angela Lansbury In Gaslight, after her aunt is mysteriously killed, Paula (Ingrid Bergman) is sent to Italy to receive opera training. Being charmed by Gregory Anton (Charles Boyer) she falls in love and they move in together in London. Soon Paula...
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Movie Quotes from The Picture of Dorian Gray

The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945) starring George Sanders, Hurd Hatfield, Angela Lansbury, Donna Reed, Peter Lawford
Movie Quotes from  The Picture of Dorian Gray – an excellent adaptation of the classic novel, starring George Sanders,  Hurd Hatfield, Angela Lansbury, Donna Reed, Peter Lawford Lord Henry Wotton (George Sanders): If I could get back my youth, I’d do anything in the world except get up...
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The Bells of St. Mary’s

The Bells of St. Mary's (1945) starring Bing Crosby, Ingrid Bergman, by Leo McCarey
The Bells of St. Mary’s (1945) starring Bing Crosby, Ingrid Bergman, by Leo McCarey Synopsis of The Bells of St. Mary’s A carefree singing priest clashes with a no-nonsense nun at a school in a struggling parish.
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Ziegfeld Follies

Ziegfeld Follies (1945) starring William Powell, Red Skelton, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly,  Lucille Ball,  Lena Horne, Kathryn Grayson and many more
Ziegfeld Follies (1945) starring William Powell, Red Skelton, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly,  Lucille Ball,  Lena Horne, Kathryn Grayson and many more Ziegfeld Follies is an attempt at recreating the spectacle of Flo Ziegfeld’s famous Broadway shows … And so the film is a series of unrelated musical and...
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The Picture of Dorian Gray

The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945) starring George Sanders, Hurd Hatfield, Angela Lansbury, Donna Reed, Peter Lawford
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945) starring  George Sanders,  Hurd Hatfield, Angela Lansbury, Donna Reed, Peter Lawford The Picture of Dorian Gray is one of the great movies — about a young man who, after an off-hand wish, finds himself unaging, with age — and corruption — affecting...
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Pillow to Post

Lupino, Sydney Greenstreet, William Prince, Willie Best
Pillow to Post (1945), starring Ida Lupino, Sydney Greenstreet, William Prince, Willie Best  In short, Pillow to Post is a delightful comedy.  The basic story has been told many times before: a young lady has to pretend to be married and fall in love with her “husband” for real....
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Anchors Aweigh [Frank Sinatra, Kathryn Grayson, Gene Kelly]

Editorial review of Anchors Aweigh (1945) courtesy of Amazon.com Gene Kelly and Frank Sinatra teamed up for their first of three musical comedies in this frothy confection of sailors on leave in Hollywood, with gawky, shy young Sinatra tagging along with his worldly buddy Kelly, who promises to...
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Scarlet Street

Scarlet Street, starring Edgar G. Robinson, directed by Fritz Lang
Scarlet Street (1945) starring Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea – classic film noir directed by Fritz Lang
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