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Witness for the Prosecution

Witness for the Prosecution, starring Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich
Witness for the Prosecution (1957) starring Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester, Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich In Witness for the Prosecution, a wealthy widow is found murdered. Her married suitor, Leonard Vole, is accused of the crime. Vole’s only hope for acquittal is the testimony of his wife … But...
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The Major and the Minor

The Major and the Minor (1942) starring Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, by Billy Wilder
The Major and the Minor (1942) starring Ginger Rogers, Ray Milland, by Billy Wilder Synopsis of The Major and the Minor In The Major and the Minor, a frustrated city girl (Ginger Rogers) decides to disguise herself as a youngster in order to get a cheaper train ticket...
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The Lost Weekend

The Lost Weekend (1945) starring Ray Milland, Jane Wyman, Howard Da Silva
The Lost Weekend (1945) starring Ray Milland, Jane Wyman, Howard Da Silva   Although I’m aware of the actor Ray Milland (Starflight One, X: the Man with the X-Ray Eyes), I’m young enough to say that I’d never seen a truly great performance by him. That was before...
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Avanti!

Avanti! (1972) starring Jack Lemmon, Juliet Mills, directed by Billy Wilder
Avanti! (1972) starring Jack Lemmon, Juliet Mills, directed by Billy Wilder In short, Avanti! is Hollywood excusing adultery. Seriously. The synopsis is as follows:
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Sabrina [Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn]

Sabrina, starring Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, William Holden
Sabrina (1954) starring Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, William Holden, directed by Billy Wilder Synopsis of Sabrina Bogie and Holden are the mega-rich Larrabee brothers of Long Island. Bogie’s all work, Holden’s all playboy. But then the daughter of the family’s chauffeur returns from Paris. Sabrina is all grown...
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