Film Noir Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Richard Widmark's 'Heron Mill Farm' On MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... in 1963 with his wife, screenwriter Jean Hazlewood. Widmark was catapulted to stardom in his first movie, the 1947 film noir "Kiss of Death" in which he played a psycopath who pushed a wheelchair-bound woman down a flight of stairs to her death. He ...


  2. The Premature BurialRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2015 | DVD Verdict

    For all the cult movies and oddities that I've reviewed for this site over the years, I believe this is my first time writing about Roger Corman, the all-time king of cult fare. Between his directorial projects and the staggering number of films he has produced over the decades, you seemingly can't throw a cat without hitting a Corman movie, yet I've never written about one.


  3. Parker Posey and Salma Hayek Added to Free Talks LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Film Comment

    Parker Posey and Salma Hayek have joined the roster for our popular Film Society Talks series, sponsored by HBOA . Both events will feature extended conversations, film clips, and audience Q&As.


  4. FSLC Announces Additional Free Summer Talks with Parker Posey on July 13 & Salma Hayek on August 5Read the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today Parker Posey and Salma Hayek as two additional guests for the popular FREE Film Society Talks series, sponsored by HBO. The upcoming events will include a combination of clips, trailers, and extended conversations, with questions also taken from the audience.


  5. 'The Spoils of Babylon' on IFC a sendup of classic film noirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 |

    Eric JonRosh, the creative genius behind TV's most beloved miniseries of all time, The Spoils of Babylon , graces our screens a year later with the earth-shattering follow-up, The Spoils Before Dying , a three-hour miniseries of world historical significance offered by IFC across three consecutive nights. A self-proclaimed JonRosh is the ultra-ridiculous, hyperbolic, rotund Orson Welles-ian character played with delicious irony by Will Ferrell.


  6. This Week on Blu-ray and DVD: July 7, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 |

    Welcome to's look at all the top entertainment hitting this week on Blu-ray and DVD. Check out the gallery viewer below for a look at the major new releases, catalogue titles and television collections hitting shelves on Tuesday, July 7, 2015.


  7. What's New & Noteworthy on DVD & Blu-ray - " July 7,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Well, in the post holiday week, we've got the usual mix of movies, TV releases, and oddballs. Here's a look at what hits shelves this week: House of Cards: Season Three - Now that you've heard all the hype about House of Cards , the real question is, is the show any good? First things first: this is a political drama, and it's heavy on the politics.


  8. The Island Film Group to screen 'The Set-Up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Bainbridge Island

    The Island Film Group will meet for a movie at 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 8 at the Bainbridge Public Library. The group meets on the second Wednesday of the month for free films and discussion.


  9. Blu-ray review: 'No Good Deed' starring Samuel L. Jackson, Milla JovovichRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... is best known for co-creating The Monkees and directing the iconic Five Easy Pieces , is clearly a student of old film noir. In his later career, he tried several times to make neo-noirs, from his remake of The Postman Always Rings Twice to 1996's ...


  10. VIDEO: The 10 sexiest movie she-monsters of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Daily Star

    Regardless, one thing's for sure, sometimes the most terrifying females are also the sexiest and horror movies are testament to this. Inspired by the new sexy creature feature Killer Mermaids, director Milan Todorovic and writer Barry Keating pick their top ten sexy she-beasts in the movies.


  11. The Killers, Serena, Vanilla Sky among new home entertainment titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Creative Loafing

    ... was a star right from the start. He nabbed top billing for his film debut in 1946's The Killers , an excellent film noir offering that also marked second-billed Ava Gardner's first prominent year in pictures after kicking around in bit parts. The ...


  12. DVD Review: Newest release of 'The Killers' offers multiple versionsRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | Glendale News-Press

    With the possible exception of "The Snows of Kilimanjaro," "The Killers" is Ernest Hemingway's best known short story. It is the quintessential stripped-down hard-boiled story: Two hit men show up at a small town diner to kill one of the regular customers, a former boxer.


  13. Cheap Night: Muscles flex in new movie optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    At first blush it seems this week's new releases are all about big muscles and lots of action with Magic Mike XXL and Terminator Genisys flexing their way onto the big screens. However, Arnold Schwarzenegger's return to the Terminator universe is garnering weak reviews despite what are generally considered charming and competent performances by new-to-this-series stars Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney and Jason Clarke.


  14. True Detective Saves a Life, Shares Its InfluencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Film School Rejects

    Don't get me wrong - I'm a big fan of both Farrell the actor and Velcoro the character, so from that perspective, I'm happy that True Detective will give more more of what I like going forward. What worries me, though, is the power dynamic this reveals.


  15. 'True Detective' recap: 'Maybe Tomorrow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly

    The mask is pallid like the moon, save for some war-paint red marking. They accent the pinhole eyes, suggesting illumination.


  16. Marauders' was important step for Samuel FullerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 |

    Even before the 1962 release of "Merrill's Marauders," it had not gone unnoticed that director Samuel Fuller often framed his characters at the point where their bodies meet the earth: their feet. "The best man is the one with the strongest feet," wrote French critic and future filmmaker Luc Moullet in 1959.


  17. Robert Ryan biography a good readRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Actor Robert Ryan spent a good deal of his life promoting peace, civil rights and other social causes. In his long film career, he did something more daring: He willingly became the face of the very evils he denounced.


  18. Espadrilles: The Only Shoes You'll Need This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

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  19. An Ungentrified ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | The Austin Chronicle

    David Gordon Green is a relatively recent transplant to Austin, but, like every local, he's kept an eye on this summer's storms.


  20. Richard Prince Sold Strangers' Instagram Photos For $90k -- And It's Probably LegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Switched

    He blew the image up, added a snarky caption, and placed it alongside 37 other 'Instas' in one of the world's foremost galleries. How would you feel? Flattered? Perturbed? Enraged? Now, would your response change if you learned said artist sold the blown-up Instagram photo for $90,000? What if most of the images, yours included, were sexualized shots of beautiful women? This may seem like a strange thought experiment, but it's exactly what Richard Prince did in "New Portraits," a 2014 show that sparked controversy for the way it repurposed social media images from celebrities and unknown teenagers alike.