Sunday, September 15, 2019

The prowler (1951) - little known film noir from director Joseph Losey, starring Van Heflin and Evelyn Keyes

Rating 7.3/10
Runtime: 92 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Joseph Losey
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0043938/

Cast

Van Heflin ... Webb Garwood
Evelyn Keyes ... Susan Gilvray
John Maxwell ... Bud Crocker
Katherine Warren ... Grace Crocker
Emerson Treacy ... William Gilvray
Madge Blake ... Martha Gilvray
Wheaton Chambers ... Doctor James
Robert Osterloh ... Coroner
Sherry Hall ... John Gilvray

Description: In a fancy suburb in California, the gorgeous housewife Susan Gilvray finds a prowler outside her house late one night and she calls the police. Officer Webb Garwood and his partner answer the call but do not find anyone. Later Webb returns to Susan's house with the pretext of checking if everything is OK. Susan invites him in to have coffee with her. Webb soon learns that Susan is married to John Gilvray, a middle-aged broadcaster of a late night radio show. They also discover that they are from the same hometown. Webb makes a pass at Susan and even though she tries to put him off they soon start a love affair. When John becomes suspicious Susan ends her relationship with Webb. Though difficult Webb stays away from Susan. Without Susan's knowledge Webb plots a scheme to get rid of John; he simulates a scenario where John is "accidently" shot dead. There is an inquest and it is ruled that John Gilvray's death was not intentional. Webb quits the police-force a job he was never happy doing. He manipulates John's brother to get close to Susan again. He learns that John could not have children and that John and Susan's marriage was not perfect. Webb meets Susan and convinces her that he is really innocent. They resume their relationship and soon marry, but things get soon complicated...

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1pu9eINeefrSDCLSDuf815EZHVK8r4nO3


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.45 GB, 3779 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 768x576 (4:3), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 157
Audio : 298 MB, 448 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2 channels, 0x55 = AC3, CBR


Subtitles (English closed captions embedded in a movie, to play them choose Subtitle=>Sub Track in VLC Player and separate English, Spanish, French, Portuguese-Brazilian, Greek, Turkish, Italian) posters and screenshots included

Friday, September 6, 2019

Tom and Jerry - classic animation series PART3 (1950-1952)


Here's the third set of episodes (1950-1952)


1950


47. Little Quacker - Jerry protects a little duckling (Quacker) from Tom.

48. Saturday evening puss - After Mammy Two-Shoes goes out with her friends, Tom invites his friends for a party.

49. Texas Tom - Tom tries to woo a cowgirl cat.

50. Jerry and the lion - Jerry promises a lion, who escapes from a circus, to take him back to the African jungle.

51. Safety second - Jerry and Nibbles celebrate Independence Day.

52. Tom and Jerry in the Hollywood Bowl - Tom conducts a symphony at the Hollywood Bowl, but Jerry destroys the concert.

53. The framed cat - Jerry annoys Tom with Spike's bone.

54. Cue ball cat - In a billiard club, Tom begins a duel with Jerry in one of the plays.


1951


55. Casanova cat - Tom becomes acquainted with a rich and pretty female cat and brings her Jerry as a gift. Jerry, in turn, attracts the attention of another cat who also becomes interested in her, resulting in a fight between Tom and the other cat for the lady's hand.

56. Jerry and the goldfish - Jerry must save a goldfish from Tom.

57. Jerry's cousin - Jerry's tough cousin (Muscles) protects Jerry from Tom.

58. Sleepy-time Tom - After being out all night with his alley cat friends, Tom attempts to catch Jerry as per Mammy Two-Shoes' orders, but he gets sleepy in the process.

59. His mouse Friday - Tom becomes a castaway on an island and chases Jerry to a native village, but Jerry tricks the cat by disguising himself as a blackface native.

60. Slicked-up pup - Spike threatens Tom to keep Tyke clean while he's gone or he will face the consequences, but in order to do so, he must stop Jerry from sabotaging.

61. Nit-witty kitty - Tom is accidentally knocked out by Mammy Two-Shoes, which causes him to think that he is a mouse.

62. Cat napping - Tom tries to have a nap, but Jerry will not let him sleep.


1952


63. The flying cat - Tom attacks with Jerry and a canary, whilst Tom devises an aerial plan to go after Jerry and the canary.

64. The duck doctor - Tom is hunting, and knocks down a small wild duck, which Jerry helps to get airborne again.

65. The two mouseketeers - Jerry and Nibbles are mouseketeers, while Tom is in charge of protecting the queen's dinner.

66. Smitten kitten - When Tom falls in love, Jerry's imaginary devil talks to him about the times when Tom fell in love and caused problems for Jerry.

67. Triplet trouble - Mammy Two-Shoes adopts three little kittens who torment Tom and Jerry, so the two team up to get back at them.

68. Little runaway - A seal escapes from the circus, and Tom intends to give the seal back to the circus while Jerry prevents that from happening.

69. Fit to be tied - A new law is agreed, and the dogs are tied by law.

70. Push-button kitty - Due to Tom's laziness, Mammy gets a new mouse-catching robot cat.

71. Cruise cat - Tom is hired as a sailor and is tasked with keeping Jerry out of the cruise ship.

72. The dog house - Spike decides to build his dream dog house, but Tom and Jerry's chases constantly destroy it.



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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1CJXdXZ5pqdvhuxMObSLPpSk3Y36LBiei

Sunday, September 1, 2019

Yellow sky (1948) - little known western from director William A. Wellman, starring Gregory Peck, Anne Baxter and Richard Widmark

Rating 7.5/10
Runtime: 99 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: William A. Wellman
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0040978/

Cast

Gregory Peck ... James 'Stretch' Dawson
Anne Baxter ... Constance Mae 'Mike'
Richard Widmark ... Dude
Robert Arthur ... Bull Run
John Russell ... Lengthy
Harry Morgan ... Half Pint
James Barton ... Grandpa
Charles Kemper ... Walrus

Description: A band of bank robbers on the run from a posse flee into the desert. Near death from lack of water they stumble into what appears to be a ghost town, only to discover an old prospector and his granddaughter living there. The robbers discover that the old man has been mining gold and set out to make a quick fortune by robbing the pair. Their plan runs foul when the gang leader, Stretch, falls for the granddaughter, which sets off a showdown between the entire gang.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1l14p2e9oMW79NXrXy8RMefCFNbAC1eeE

http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=98588443101716015453


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.58 GB, 3736 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 766x576 (4:3), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 157
Audio : 76/48 MB (main/commentary), 107/68 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2/2 channels, 0x55 = AAC/AAC, CBR/VBR


Subtitles Separate English (including hearing impaired), Spanish, French, Portuguese, Greek, Croatian, Polish, Dutch, Croatian), posters and screenshots included



Dual audio track information


This movie contains two audio tracks, one is original English, and the other is commentary by William Wellman Jr., director's son. You can use VLC Player to easily choose between any of audio tracks (Audio => Audio track and switch to main audio track on Track 1, additional track on Track 2)

Saturday, August 17, 2019

Nightfall (1956) - another lesser known film noir from director Jacques Tourneur, starring Aldo Ray, Brian Keith and Anne Bancroft

Rating 7.2/10
Runtime: 78 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Jacques Tourneur
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0049552/

Cast

Aldo Ray ... James Vanning
Brian Keith ... John
Anne Bancroft ... Marie Gardner
Jocelyn Brando ... Laura Fraser
James Gregory ... Ben Fraser
Frank Albertson ... Dr. Edward Gurston
Rudy Bond ... Red

Description: The artist James "Jim" Vanning meets the model Marie Gardner in a bar and they have dinner together. When they leave the restaurant, Marie gives her address but the gangsters John and Red abduct Jim and Marie goes home. They want information about a wallet with US$ 350,000 and Jim tells that he does not know where it is. They torture Jim, but he escapes and drives to Marie's apartment. He tells that she is in danger and he explains that he was camping in the snow in Moose with his friend Dr. Edward Gurston when they see a car driving off the road. They go to the spot to help the victims but they are subdued by John and Red that kills the doctor and shots him. The criminals believe they are both dead and Red mistakenly takes the doctor's wallet leaving the money behind. When Jim awakes, he flees with the wallet with money but looses it in the snow. Now the criminals are hunting him down while he is also wanted by the police. Meanwhile the insurance investigator Ben Fraser is also on the track of Jim and curious with his behavior without spending the stolen money and having a simple life. Will Jim prove his innocence?

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Ye_DSumk5dmeTvonq7nuR-9XfNjsme5u

http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=00748478401451321286


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.71 GB, 3106 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 1024x554 (1.85:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 157
Audio : 108/45 MB (main/commentary), 192/80 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 1/1 channel, 0x55 = AAC/AAC, CBR/VBR


Subtitles (English (hearing impaired) closed captions embedded in a movie, to play them choose Subtitle=>Sub Track in VLC Player and separate English (including hearing impaired), Spanish, French, Portuguese-Brazilian, Greek, Croatian) posters and screenshots included



Dual audio track information


This movie contains two audio tracks, one is original English, and the other is commentary by journalist and critic Bryan Reesman. You can use VLC Player to easily choose between any of audio tracks (Audio => Audio track and switch to main audio track on Track 1, additional track on Track 2)

Sunday, August 4, 2019

Voyna i mir AKA War and peace (1966) - epic historical drama from director Sergey Bodnarchuk based on the book by Leo Tolstoy

Rating 8.0/10
Runtime: 424 min (147+98+82+97)
Language: Russian/German/French
Country: Soviet Union
Directed by: Sergey Bodnarchuk
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0063794/

Cast

Sergey Bondarchuk ... Pierre Bezukhov
Lyudmila Saveleva ... Natasha Rostova
Vyacheslav Tikhonov ... Prince Andrei Bolkonsky
Boris Zakhava ... Field Marshal Kutuzov
Anatoli Ktorov ... Prince Nikolai Andreevich Bolkonsky
Anastasiya Vertinskaya ... Pricess Lisa Bolkonskaya
Antonina Shuranova ... Princess Maria Bolkonskaya
Oleg Tabakov ... Nikolai Rostov

Description: Seven-hour epic based on the book of the same name by Leo Tolstoy. Two main story-lines are complex and intertwined. One is the love story of young Countess Natasha Rostova and Count Pierre Bezukhov, who is unhappy in his marriage. Another is the "Great Patriotic War" of 1812 against the invading Napoleon's Armies. The people of Russia from all classes of society stand up united against the enemy. The 500,000 strong Napoleon's army moves through Russia and causes much destruction, culminating in the battle of Borodino. The Russian army has to retreat. Moscow is occupied, looted and burned down, but soon Napoleon loses control and has to flee. Both sides suffer tremendous losses in the war, and Russian society is left irrevocably changed...

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1q4ltWxLq_HRO3IYJqXe5qiyAkRs2g_w2

http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=61415647361152818450


Video and audio information:

Video : 5.23/2.81/2.84/3.20 GB, 5086/4100/4968/4746 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 1024x434 (2.35:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 157
Audio : 471/314/262/310 MB, 448 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 6 channels, 0x55 = AC3, CBR


Subtitles (English closed captions embedded in a movie, to play them choose Subtitle=>Sub Track in VLC Player and separate English, Spanish, French) posters and screenshots included

Sunday, July 28, 2019

Pitfall (1948) - little known film noir from director André De Toth, starring Dick Powell, Lizabeth Scott, Jane Wyatt and Raymond Burr

Rating 7.2/10
Runtime: 86 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: André De Toth
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0040695/

Cast

Dick Powell ... John Forbes
Lizabeth Scott ... Mona Stevens
Jane Wyatt ... Sue Forbes
Raymond Burr ... J.B. MacDonald
John Litel ... District Attorney
Byron Barr ... Bill Smiley
Jimmy Hunt ... Tommy Forbes
Ann Doran ... Maggie

Description: John Forbes is a family man who's jaded with his life, routine and job as an insurance adjuster. Life gets a little more exciting for him when he calls upon femme fatale Mona Stevens whose boyfriend has embezzled from a store insured by Forbes' company and showered her with gifts. Forbes finds Mona through MacDonald, a private detective, who freelances for the insurance company. Forbes goes to collect the ill-gotten gifts with the boyfriend in jail and Forbes falls hard for Mona and begins an affair. The problem is that MacDonald has had his eyes on Mona first and is obsessed with her. MacDonald decides to use the soon-to-be-released boyfriend to deal with Forbes and clear the field for himself.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-xnqKF67CCHhspUAQWDJf4CqGdxMus1W

http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=08039884195239184879


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.09 GB, 3483 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 654x480 (1.37:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 148
Audio : 154/42 MB (main/commentary), 251/80 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2/2 channels, 0x55 = FLAC/VORBIS, VBR/VBR


Subtitles Separate English (including hearing impaired), Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese-Brazilian, Greek, posters and screenshots included



Dual audio track information


This movie contains two audio tracks, one is original English, and the other is commentary by film noir book writer Eddie Muller. You can use VLC Player to easily choose between any of audio tracks (Audio => Audio track and switch to main audio track on Track 1, additional track on Track 2)

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The captive city (1952) - film noir from director Robert Wise, starring John Forsythe, Joan Camden, Harold J. Kennedy and Victor Sutherland

Rating 6.6/10
Runtime: 91 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Robert Wise
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044476/

Cast

John Forsythe ... Jim Austin
Joan Camden ... Marge Austin
Harold J. Kennedy ... Don Carey
Marjorie Crossland ... Mrs. Sirak
Victor Sutherland ... Murray Sirak
Ray Teal ... Chief Gillette
Martin Milner ... Phil Harding
Geraldine Hall ... Mrs. Nelson

Description: Jim Austin, a small town newspaper editor, discovers that his seemingly peaceful community is actually a haven for illegal bookmaking with most of the authorities and “respectable” citizens turning a blind eye to the matter. Indeed, as he investigates the murder of his initial informant, not only does the local police start harassing him and his staff, but the ruthless mafia boss running the mammoth operation has the paper’s young photographer beaten after he snaps an incriminating photo. Soon, after the murder of a second informant, Jim and his wife Marge are running for their lives, heading for the state capitol where they can present their findings to Senator Estes Kefauver’s Committee on the Investigation of Organized Crime.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1oK1QwpHmNgcc18SFx8Ugu4Fu0vS8wHg5

http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=54800452872565687324


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.47 GB, 3877 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 770x576 (4:3), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 157
Audio : 66 MB, 101 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2 channels, 0x55 = AAC, VBR


Subtitles Separate English and Croatian, posters and screenshots included

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Cry danger (1951) - another lesser known film noir, directed by Robert Parrish, starring Dick Powell, Rhonda Fleming, Richard Erdman and Regis Toomey

Rating 7.3/10
Runtime: 79 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Robert Parrish
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0043435/

Cast

Dick Powell ... 'Rocky' Mulloy
Rhonda Fleming ... Nancy Morgan
Richard Erdman ... Delong
William Conrad ... Castro
Regis Toomey ... Gus Cobb
Jean Porter ... Darlene
Joan Banks ... Alice Fletcher
Jay Adler ... Williams

Description: "Rocky" Mulloy is framed for a murder and a holdup he didn't commit and pulls a five year stretch in prison. He is finally pardoned when a friend returns from overseas to corroborate his testimony in court. He then goes hunting for the real culprits so this his prison buddy, believed to be innocent, can also be pardoned. It won't be easy. Even the witness who cleared Rocky thinks he's guilty; Danny's glamorous wife Nancy, living in a sleazy trailer court, seems lukewarm about getting Danny back; cynical cop Gus Cobb just wants to stir things up in hopes that the missing "hot" $100,000 will surface. He also has a few bullets fired at him by an oily character. Rocky finds the guilty party in a place he didn't think about looking.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1M4lfQAYcxBxs1aB9AqFcplfArq17t7UA

http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=02934246877207762516


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.47 GB, 2634 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 656x480 (1.37:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 146
Audio : 131 MB, 230 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 1 channel, 0x55 = FLAC, VBR


Subtitles Separate English, Spanish, Portuguese-Brazilian, Greek) posters and screenshots included