Saturday, June 29, 2013

Killer's kiss (1955) - lesser known film noir from director Stanley Kubrick

Rating 6.7/10
Runtime: 67 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Stanley Kubrick
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0048254/

Cast

Frank Silvera ... Vincent Rapallo
Jamie Smith ... Davey Gordon
Irene Kane ... Gloria Price
Jerry Jarrett ... Albert
Mike Dana ... Gangster
Felice Orlandi ... Gangster

Description: Prize-fighter Davey Gordon intervenes when private dancer Gloria Price is being attacked by her employer and lover Vincent Rapallo. This brings the two together and they get involved with each other, which displeases Rapallo. He sends men out to kill Davey, but they instead kill his friend. Gloria is soon kidnapped by Rapallo and his men, and it is up to Davy to save her.

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Download link (torrent file):

http://speedy.sh/najdy/Killer-s-kiss-1955.torrent

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzph8sb3Hdu_Q3c4eWt4YlNNQmM


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.04 GB, 2318 Kbps, 25 fps, 640*480 (4:3), XviD 1.2.1 (UTC 2008-12-04)
Audio : 59 MB, 128 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2 channels, 0x55 = MP3, CBR


Subtitles (English and Spanish in SRT format and English, German, Italian, Spanish, French, Dutch as SUB/IDX), sample, posters and screenshots included

Thursday, June 27, 2013

The unsuspected (1947) - film noir from director Michael Curtiz starring Claude Rains and Audrey Totter

Rating 7.0/10
Runtime: 103 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Michael Curtiz
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0039941/

Cast

Joan Caulfield ... Matilda Frazier
Claude Rains ... Victor Grandison
Audrey Totter ... Althea Keane
Constance Bennett ... Jane Moynihan
Hurd Hatfield ... Oliver Keane
Ted North ... Steven Francis Howard

Description: Everyone seems fond of Victor Grandison, the sophisticated, suave host of a weekly reality/crime radio program. The outwardly affable host seems to have his share of bad luck after his secretary commits suicide, his wealthy niece disappears and is presumed dead, and her previously unknown husband shows up on the night of his surprise birthday party demanding some answers.

Screens:

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Download link (torrent file):

http://speedy.sh/4ZeYm/The-Unsuspected-1947.torrent

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzph8sb3Hdu_ZlNMXy1selpUREU


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.22 GB, 1703 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 640*480 (4:3), XviD 1.2.1 (UTC 2008-12-04)
Audio : 141 MB, 192 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2 channels, 0x55 = AC3, CBR


Subtitles (English and Spanish), sample, posters and screenshots included

Cornered (1945) - Edward Dmytryk's film noir starring Dick Powell and Walter Slezak

Rating 6.7/10
Runtime: 102 min
Language: English/Spanish/French
Country: USA
Directed by: Edward Dmytryk
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0037615/

Cast

Dick Powell ... Laurence Gerard
Walter Slezak ... Melchior Incza
Micheline Cheirel ... Mme. Madeleine Jarnac
Nina Vale ... SeƱora Camargo
Morris Carnovsky ... Manuel Satana
Edgar Barrier ... DuBois, Insurance Man

Description: On being demobbed at the end of the war, Canadian flyer Laurence Gerard returns to France to discover who ordered the killing of a group of Resistence fighters including his new bride. He identifies Vichy collaborator Marcel Jarnac, who is reported as dead himself. Not believing this, Gerard follows the trail to Argentina where it is apparent that Nazism is also far from dead.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzph8sb3Hdu_bWI4LU1ZcFY0X2s

http://speedy.sh/bvJsE/Cornered-1945.torrent


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.22 GB, 1701 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 640*480 (4:3), XviD 1.2.1 (UTC 2008-12-04)
Audio : 94 MB, 128 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2 channels, 0x55 = MP3, CBR


Subtitles (English, Spanish and French), sample, posters and screenshots included

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Conflict (1945) - Humphrey Bogart in another of his film noir appearances

Rating 6.9/10
Runtime: 86 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Curtis Bernhardt
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0037611/

Cast

Humphrey Bogart ... Richard Mason
Alexis Smith ... Evelyn Turner
Sydney Greenstreet ... Dr. Mark Hamilton
Rose Hobart ... Kathryn Mason
Charles Drake ... Prof. Norman Holsworth
Grant Mitchell ... Dr. Grant

Description: Richard Mason is a hen-pecked engineer trapped in an unhappy marriage. After being slightly injured in a car accident he pretends greater hurt so that he cannot accompany his wife Kathryn on a trip to the mountains. He does, however, kill her on a lonely mountain road. Or did he? He smells her perfume, finds her jewelry, sees an envelope addressed with her handwriting. He must go back to the scene of the crime to find ... what?

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Download link (torrent file):

http://speedy.sh/GNyZM/Conflict-1945.torrent

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzph8sb3Hdu_WnVYcVJmQWhiTFU


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.13 GB, 1899 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 640*480 (4:3), Xvid 1.3.2 (UTC 2011-06-24)
Audio : 78 MB, 128 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2 channels, 0x55 = MP3, CBR


Subtitles (Spanish and French), sample, posters and screenshots included

Monday, June 24, 2013

Nora Prentiss (1947) - lesser known film noir starring Ann Sheridan, Kent Smith and Bruce Bennett

Rating 6.8/10
Runtime: 111 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Vincent Sherman
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0039666/

Cast

Ann Sheridan ... Nora Prentiss
Kent Smith ... Dr. Richard Talbot aka Robert Thompson
Bruce Bennett ... Dr. Joel Merriam
Robert Alda ... Phil Dinardo, Cafe Owner
Rosemary DeCamp ... Lucy Talbot
John Ridgely ... Walter Bailey, Heart Patient
Robert Arthur ... Gregory Talbot

Description: Quiet, organised Dr Talbot meets nightclub singer Nora Prentiss when she is slightly hurt in a street accident. Despite her misgivings they become heavily involved and Talbot finds he is faced with the choice of leaving Nora or divorcing his wife. When a patient expires in his office, a third option seems to present itself.

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Download link (torrent file):

http://speedy.sh/FVht2/Nora-Prentiss-1947.torrent

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzph8sb3Hdu_RGU4SjlUeUlnSXM


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.38 GB, 1768 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 640*480 (4:3), XviD 1.2.1 (UTC 2008-12-04)
Audio : 84 MB, 115 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2 channels, 0x55 = MP3, VBR


Trailer, posters and screenshots included