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14 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

"Touch of Evil" showcases superb picture on latest Blu-ray

Best extra: Yes, three versions preview cut discovered in 1976, theatrical from 1958 and Orson Welles Restored edit 1998 of the film noir classic are seamlessly accessible on one disc Hollywood's most misunderstood auteur watched a re-edit of his upcoming thriller, "Touch of Evil."

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Movies.com

New on DVD/Blu-ray: 'Ride Along' with Kevin Hart, and Go Vintage Noir with 'Touch of Evil'

Citizen Kane is the movie people most readily associate with Orson Welles, but if that's the only of Welles' films you've seen, then you absolutely must grab this new Blu-ray release of his 1958 crime noir Touch of Evil .

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Ain't It Cool News

3rd week of April 2014's PICKS & PEEKS: Welles,Wilder,Svankmajer, Mann,Jeong, Sirk,Trier & more

Hey folks, Harry here with our latest Picks & Peeks and there's some truly tremendous films in this week's columns.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Charlton Heston, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Gothic, Orson Welles, Film Noir, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies

Mon Apr 14, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Two Film Classics Double Indemnity and Touch of Evil Out on Blu-ray Today

A pair of groundbreaking movies directed by two of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Billy Wilder and Orson Welles, come to Blu-ray for The First Time ever when Double Indemnity and Touch of Evil premiere in Limited Edition with Exclusive Collectibles including lobby cards, poster reproductions and a rare still of a never-before-seen ... (more)

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Stranger

Orson Welles Double Feature

Though he is perhaps best known for his virtuosic performances in ads for sparkling wine and frozen peas , Orson Welles once made movies.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Post and Courier

Orson Welles' camera, other items up for auction

The youngest daughter of director and writer Orson Welles is giving film buffs a chance to buy some of his personal possessions, including a camera, scripts and photos from the set of "Citizen Kane."

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The Stranger

Orson Welles Is Trapped in Ambersons

Most anybody who's seen and loved Citizen Kane knows the story of The Magnificent Ambersons .

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The Stranger

Orson Welles Is Trapped in Ambersons

Most anybody who's seen and loved Citizen Kane knows the story of The Magnificent Ambersons .

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Seattle Times

Orson Welles classics, Young Frankenstein,’ ‘Junk’

The Grand Illusion will show 35mm prints of two Orson Welles films this week, his 1941 masterpiece "Citizen Kane," about a billionaire who decides to run a newspaper, and "The Magnificent Ambersons," the 1942 tale of a turn-of-the-century family.

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Deming Headlight

Talking Pictures: Welles' overlooked follow-up to 'Citizen Kane'

What hasn't been said about Orson Welles, whose life and times are about as surreal and epic and up and down as Charles Foster Kane's - the "rose bud" uttering main character in "Citizen Kane."

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Two Film Classics Double Indemnity and Touch of Evil on Blu-ray, 4/15

A pair of groundbreaking movies directed by two of the most influential filmmakers of all time, Billy Wilder and Orson Welles, come to Blu-ray for The First Time ever when Double Indemnity and Touch of Evil premiere in Limited Edition with Exclusive Collectibles including lobby cards, poster reproductions and a rare still of a never-before-seen ... (more)

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Poughkeepsie Journal

Orson Welles' camera, other items up for auction

Orson Welles' personal copy of a souvenir program from his classic 1941 film, 'Citizen Kane,' which is among the legendary actor, director and scriptwriter's items consigned by his daughter, Beatrice Welles, that will be offered by Heritage Auctions in New York City on April 26. / AP Two dozen pages from the classic 1941 Orson Welles film, 'Citizen ... (more)

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Real Bollywood

'Citizen Kane' helmer Orson Welles' memorabilia up for grabs

New York, April 1: Personal belongings of Orson Welles, who directed 1941's 'Citizen Kane', including his camera, scripts and photos from the set of the classic film, are due to be auctioned.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

WOI

Court orders stay on Japanese Antarctic whaling

Albuquerque's mayor said that a more than 10-hour protest over recent police shootings turned from peaceful into "mayhem," as officers in riot gear clashed with hundreds of protesters who blocked traffic, tried... Albuquerque's mayor said that a more than 10-hour protest over recent police shootings turned from peaceful into "mayhem," as officers ... (more)

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Nephew faces charges shooting of reality TV star

After a rescue worker called her animal clinic saying dogs had been extracted from the destruction left behind by a massive Washington mudslide, veterinary assistant Cassna Wemple and her colleagues raced to this small... A simple test appears very good at ruling out heart attacks in people who go to emergency rooms with chest pain, a big public ... (more)

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ABC News

Orson Welles' Camera, Other Items up for Auction

The youngest daughter of director and writer Orson Welles is giving film buffs a chance to buy some of his personal possessions, including a camera, scripts and photos from the set of "Citizen Kane."

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CBS Atlanta

Nephew faces charges shooting of reality TV star

The rains that have bedeviled rescuers working to find more victims in the debris field from the deadly Washington state mudslide are expected to ease this week, but searchers faced other challenges at the site... The rains that have bedeviled rescuers working to find more victims in the debris field from the deadly Washington state mudslide are ... (more)

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Daily Beast

Doomed Passion Projects By Marlow Stern

This week will see the release of Darren Aronofsky's 'Noah,' a cinematic epic over a decade in the making.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

Northwest Herald

Welles pub crawl to feature 'funky' drinks

WOODSTOCK – Sip a "Flu," don't catch it. Drink a "Sidecar," but don't drive after.

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Fri Mar 21, 2014

TheCelebrityCafe

Film Friday: Orson Welles' 'Touch of Evil' with Charlton Heston and Janet Leigh

If The Maltese Falcon was the birth of film noir and Double Indemnity was the genre all grown up, then Touch of Evil was its last grasp at life.

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Directed by Orson Welles

Starring Orson Welles and Joseph Cotten

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