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Film Noir: The Dark Side Of Cinema II [Thunder On The Hill / The Price Of Fear / The Female Animal]Director: Douglas Sirk, Abner Biberman, Harry Keller
This collection feature three classic noir films from the 1950s.
British Noir Collection III [The Frightened Lady / The Brass Monkey / Third Time Lucky / Tall Headlines / Breakaway]Director: Terence Young, George King, Thornton Freeland
This five-film collection assembles some of the lesser-known Brit Noir titles from various British studios, featuring such major talents as actors Carole Landis, Glynis Johns, Mai Zetterling, Honor Blackman, Herbert Lom, Terry-Thomas and Dennis Price.
99 River StreetDirector: Phil Karlson
In this classic film noir, a down-on-his-luck former boxing contender (John Payne, The Crooked Way, Hidden Fear), turned cab driver has to hide from the police when he’s accused of murdering his badgering wife when her lifeless body turns up in the back of his cab.
British Noir: Five Film CollectionDirector: David MacDonald, Carl Lamac, Ralph Thomas, Roy Ward Baker, Ronald Neame
While the film noir movement may seem like a distinctly American phenomenon, British studios embarked on their own shadowy thrillers, laced with postwar cynicism. This five-DVD collection assembles some of the lesser-known Brit noir titles from the Rank Studios, featuring such major talents as actors James Mason, Trevor Howard, and John Mills; and directors Ronald Neame and Roy Ward Baker.
Road House (1948)Director: Jean Negulesco
When love turns to rage… the consequences are deadly! This slam-bang drama of troubled love, murder and unique revenge in a sleazy nightclub is a noir classic filled with suspense, dramatic punch and a macabre demonstration of a wildly jealous man who is bent on ruining two lives.
Hidden FearDirector: Andre De Toth
American policeman Mike Brent (John Payne, 99 River Street, The Crooked Way) arrives in Denmark to help clear his sister (Natalie Norwick, 23 Paces to Baker Street) from a murder she hasn’t committed, even though all the evidence leads to her being the murderer.
The Bigamist (Video)Director: Ida Lupino
Harry and Eve Graham are trying to adopt a baby. The head of the agency senses Harry is keeping a secret and tracks him down in LA where he has a second wife and a baby. Via flashbacks, Harry tells the adoption agent how he ended up in two marriages.
Big House, U.S.A.Director: Howard W. Koch
Newly Re-mastered in HD! Broderick Crawford (Down Three Dark Streets), Ralph Meeker (Kiss Me Deadly), Charles Bronson (Mr. Majestyk), Lon Chaney, Jr. (The Black Sleep) and William Talman (The Hitch-Hiker) star in this tough and realistic crime drama about a gang of ruthless convicts who execute a successful prison break to secure a $200,000 loot hidden in Colorado's Royal Gorge National Park.
Highway DragnetDirector: Nathan Juran
An ex-Marine Jim Henry (Richard Conte), wrongly accused of killing a barmaid, hitches a ride with a photographer Mrs. Cummings (Joan Bennett) and her model Susan Willis (Wanda Hendrix) while being pursued by Las Vegas Detective White Eagle (Reed Hadley), who’s leading the manhunt.
The Girl HuntersDirector: Roy Rowland
Private Eye, Mike Hammer's sexy secretary Velda is missing... and Hammer's hot on her trail. Mickey Spillane himself, the best-selling author of The Girl Hunters, turns in a "tremendous" performance (Time magazine) in the leading role. Count on some pulse-pounding action when Hammer tangles with a ruthless band of communist spies determined to see him dead. But even more dangerous might be the seductive, bikini-clad widow (Shirley Eaton, Goldfinger) who's caught Hammer's eye. Loaded with extras.