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Private Hell 36 (Don Siegel, 1954)

“Middling noir bolstered by strong central performances and some canny subtext, Private Hell 36 looks reasonably spiffy in Olive Film’s no-frills Blu-ray package.” Read my review of Don Siegel’s hit-or-miss noir, out last week on Blu-ray from Olive Films, at … Continue reading

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Take Two: Ernest Hemingway’s The Killers (Robert Siodmak, 1946 & Don Siegel, 1964)

[Introducing Take Two, a new feature on this blog that will explore the contextual (historical, aesthetic and otherwise) similarities and differences between two versions of the same material, whether two films based on the same source or simply original and … Continue reading

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