Pack your bags for one of movie history's greatest trips, a nifty film noir thriller that Time deemed "worthy of being bracketed in the select group of train thrillers headed by Alfred Hitchcock's The Lady Vanishes. The tracks run direct from Chicago to L. A. All aboard! Factory sealed DVD. Also riding the pullmans: determined hitmen who know the moll is on the train, but don't know what she looks like.
CrossfireWarner Archive Collection B00PVRQLKK #ad - Factory sealed DVD. When a police detective and an army sergeant investigate the murder of a Jewish man, their search leads to a soldier whose strong feelings of anti-Semitism became violent during a night of drinking. Robert young, robert mitchum and Robert Ryan star in this noir classic, the first Hollywood film to confront anti-Semitism.
Where the Sidewalk Ends Fox Film Noir20th Century Fox FOXS2231561DVD #ad - Factory sealed DVD. Factory sealed DVD. A police detective beats a suspect to death, then tries to pin it on a mob boss. Directed by Otto Preminger.
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John sturges the great escape directs a revealing-for-the-era procedural about a Boston cop Ricardo Montalban solving a whodunit with the help of a Harvard forensic expert Bruce Bennett. Ex-world war ii pilot frank Enley Van Heflin is a respected contractor and family man.
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A hard-boiled cop…a double-dealing dame: two cold-blooded classics! Sterling Hayden wears a badge and a scowl in Crime Wave. He’s sure parolee Gene Nelson won’t go straight. Will events prove him right? andre de Toth directs and Charles Bronson as Charles Buchinsky joins the cast of this stylish hunt for a cop killer on L.
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In one of his most exciting roles, the inimitable Bogie plays Rip Murdock, an ex-G. I. Now she's a chanteuse in a nightclub run by a brutal gangster, Martinelli Morris Carnovsky. Factory sealed DVD. Rip gets a taste of the beautiful blonde's seductive charms and soon finds himself ensnared in a twisted web of deceit and danger.
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Burr convinces himself that eventually her feelings will change. Factory sealed DVD. Dick powell plays a returning world war ii veteran who at first blush would seem to have everything going his way, a good marriage with a beautiful and loving wife in Jane Wyatt and a healthy, energetic young son in Jimmy Hunt, along with a position as a Los Angeles insurance executive and a lovely home.
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Conflict 1945Warner Archive unknown #ad - Shortly after a fifth-year wedding celebration at the home of a friend Sydney Greenstreet, Richard decides to remove the obstacle to his happiness. Factory sealed DVD. Factory sealed DVD. Factory sealed DVD. He kills katherine, carefully leaving no evidence of his guilt. Or at least he thinks he killed her - until mysterious events cause Richard to fear Katherine is very much alive.
. Humphrey bogart portrays Richard Mason, married to nagging Katherine Rose Hobart. But in love with her sunny sister Alexis Smith. Factory sealed DVD. Factory sealed DVD. Conflict is a love triangle with murder at its heart, fatal romance and a trench-coated killer that walks out of the mist - all directed by Curtis Bernhardt, looming shadows, an atmospheric film noir of rainy nights, a filmmaker skilled in the Expressionistic style of his native Germany.
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