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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.
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.
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 Crooked WayDirector: Robert Florey
Newly Re-mastered in HD! Everyone wants a piece of Eddie Rice! John Payne (99 River Street, Hidden Fear) plays Eddie Rice, a highly decorated and wounded war veteran who has lost his memory, and is framed for murder.
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.
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.
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.
Cry of the CityDirector: Robert Siodmak
Martin Rome (Richard Conte) is a cop killing thief who escapes from prison, with two police detectives played by Victor Mature and Fred Clark, hot on his trail. On the run, Rome is helped by a sleazy lawyer (Berry Kroeger) and two girlfriends, Teena (Debra Paget) and Brenda (Shelley Winters).