Tagged: 1950s

Marilyn Monroe in Niagara film noir drama 1953

Niagara (1953) – A Review

  Niagara Falls is the perfect spot for honeymooners looking for a romantic getaway. Witnessing one of the great wonders of the world, necking in the mists of the falls,...

711 Ocean Drive 1950 film noir Edmond OBrien

711 Ocean Drive (1950) – A Review

Edmond O’Brien leaves a nice steady job at the phone company to work for a crime boss. It’s not exactly all on the up and up, but there’s more money in it...

Dangerous Crossing 1953 mystery ship noir

Dangerous Crossing (1953) – A Review

Newlywed Ruth Stanton Bowman (Jeanne Crain) has boarded a transcontinental ocean liner with her new husband John Bowman (Carl Betz). The ship leaves port, John leaves his new bride momentarily...

Fourteen Hours 1951 film noir drama

Fourteen Hours (1951) – A Review

Fourteen Hours New York City is gripped by a tense drama that unfolds fifteen stories above the street! It’s St. Patrick’s Day in New York City when a man (Richard...

Titanic 1953 disaster movie drama

Titanic (1953) – A Review

Titanic (1953) A family melodrama unfolds on the RMS Titanic. Wealthy British couple Julia and Richard Sturges (Barbara Stanwyck and Clifton Webb) are in an unhappy marriage. Having had enough...

Blue Gardenia film noir

The Blue Gardenia (1953) – A Review

Anne Baxter in The Blue Gardenia Norah Larkin (Anne Baxter) is a lonely telephone operator who inadvertently goes on a date with ladies man Harry Prebble (Raymond Burr). Getting intoxicated...

Kiss Me Deadly 1955 film noir

Kiss Me Deadly (1955) – A Review

Kiss Me Deadly Detective Mike Hammer (Ralph Meeker) wants to find out what happened to the young woman he picked up on the highway. She’s now dead and Hammer was...

The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957) – A Review

 Scott Carey (Grant Williams) has a bit of a problem. Exposure to a cloud of radioactive dust, along with everyday insecticide, has started a chain reaction in his body. He...

It Came From Outer Space 1953 sci-fi movie

It Came From Outer Space (1953) – A Review

It Came From Outer Space Amateur astrologer John Putnam (Richard Carlson) witnesses a meteor crash in Arizona on the outskirts of small town of Sand Rock. Upon further investigation he...

99 River Street film noir

99 River Street (1953) – A Review

99 River Street Ernie Driscoll (John Payne) looked like he would have a great career in boxing, maybe going all the way to the top. But after a humiliating defeat...