Saturday, September 26, 2015

The man who cheated himself (1950) - lesser known film-noir starring Lee J. Cobb, John Dall and Jane Wyatt

Rating 6.9/10
Runtime: 81 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Felix E. Feist
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0042707/

Cast

Lee J. Cobb ... Lt. Ed Cullen
Jane Wyatt ... Lois Frazer
John Dall ... Andy Cullen
Lisa Howard ... Janet Cullen
Harlan Warde ... Howard Frazer
Tito Vuolo ... Pietro Capa
Charles Arnt ... Ernest Quimby
Marjorie Bennett ... Muriel Quimby

Description: Rich Lois Frazer, divorcing her fortune-hunter husband, finds he's bought a gun. Suspecting he plans to kill her, she calls in her lover, who just happens to be Homicide Lieutenant Ed Cullen. When Ed arrives, the gun gets used...and because of his relationship with Lois, Ed is compelled to compound a felony. The good news: Ed himself is assigned to the case. The bad news: Ed's hotshot younger brother Andy, a new- minted detective, is also on the case...and anxious to prove himself.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzph8sb3Hdu_bUVGcXN6LVNGcUk

http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=23093609916537550356


Video and audio information:

Video : 845 MB, 1480 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 706x472 ~> 706x529 (4:3), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 120
Audio : 219 MB, 384 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 6 channels, 0x55 = AC3, CBR


Unfortunately there are no subtitles available anywhere on the internet, posters and screenshots included

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Friendly persuasion (1956) - Gary Cooper, Dorothy McGuire and Anthony Perkins in Civil War drama from director William Wyler

Rating 7.5/10
Runtime: 137 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: William Wyler
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0049233/

Cast

Gary Cooper ... Jess Birdwell
Dorothy McGuire ... Eliza Birdwell
Anthony Perkins ... Josh Birdwell
Richard Eyer ... Little Jess Birdwell
Robert Middleton ... Sam Jordan
Phyllis Love ... Mattie Birdwell
Peter Mark Richman ... Gard Jordan
Walter Catlett ... Professor Quigley
Richard Hale ... Purdy

Description: In 1862, in Southern Indiana, the Quakers Jess Birdwell, his wife and Minister Eliza, their teenage son Joshua, their teenage daughter Mattie and their young son Little Jess live a peaceful life in their farm. Eliza opposes to the war and they follow the stringent principles of their religious sect. But when the rebel Southern troops threaten the Birdwell family and their friends and neighbors, Josh decides to go to the front to defend their lands and Jess has to take a position against the principles of the Quakers.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bzph8sb3Hdu_NzJNZFNtZEVvZVE

http://s000.tinyupload.com/index.php?file_id=00547720294173190653


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.44 GB, 2541 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 670x480 ~> 793x480 (1.66:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 130
Audio : 189 MB, 192 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 1 channel, 0x55 = AC3, CBR


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