Sunday, July 3, 2022

Convicted (1950) - another lesser known film noir directed by Henry Levin, starring Glenn Ford, Broderick Crawford, Millard Mitchell and Dorothy Malone

Rating 6.8/10
Runtime: 91 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Henry Levin
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0042343/

Cast

Glenn Ford ... Joe Hufford
Broderick Crawford ... George Knowland
Millard Mitchell ... Malloby
Dorothy Malone ... Kay Knowland
Carl Benton Reid ... Capt. Douglas
Frank Faylen ... Ponti - Convict
Will Geer ... Mapes - Convict
Martha Stewart ... Bertie Williams

Description: Joe Hufford gets involved in a nightclub brawl, kills a man in self defense, and is sent to prison for manslaughter, to the dismay of district attorney George Knowland who realizes Joe had an incompetent lawyer who should have gotten him off by proving self-defense. Later, Knowland becomes warden of the prison Joe is in, and makes him a trusty and his chauffeur. Joe and the warden's daughter, Kay, fall in love but Joe gets involved in a prison escape.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://ufile.io/dfmzv10q


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.41 GB, 3801 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 766x576 (4:3), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 157
Audio : 87/46 MB (main/commentary), 132/71 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 1/2 channel(s), 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 English (including hearing impaired), Spanish, Portuguese-Brazilian, Greek) posters and screenshots included


Double audio track information

This movie contains two audio tracks, one is original English, and the other is commentary by film historians Troy Howarth and Nathaniel Thompson. 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 tracks on Track 2)

Sunday, June 26, 2022

House by the river (1950) - little known film noir directed by Fritz Lang, starring Louis Hayward, Lee Bowman and Jane Wyatt

Rating 7.1/10
Runtime: 83 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Fritz Lang
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0042579/

Cast

Louis Hayward ... Stephen Byrne
Lee Bowman ... John Byrne
Jane Wyatt ... Marjorie Byrne
Dorothy Patrick ... Emily Gaunt
Ann Shoemaker ... Mrs. Ambrose
Jody Gilbert ... Flora Bantam
Peter Brocco ... Harry - Coroner
Howland Chamberlain ... District Attorney

Description: The unsuccessful writer Stephen Byrne tries to force his servant Emily Gaunt sexually while his wife Marjorie Byrne is visiting a friend and accidentally strangles her. His crippled brother John Byrne coincidently comes to his house in that moment, and Stephen asks him to help to get rid of the corpse and avoid an scandal, since his wife would be pregnant. The naive and good John helps his brother to dump the body in the river nearby his house. Stephen uses the disappearance of Emily to blame her and promote his book. When the body is found by the police, all the evidences points to John and he becomes the prime suspect of the murder.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://ufile.io/t6ogxjy3


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.92 GB, 3114 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 788x576 (1.37:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 157
Audio : 67/61 MB (main/commentary), 106/96 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2/2 channels, 0x55 = AAC/AAC, CBR/CBR


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


Double audio track information

This movie contains two audio tracks, one is original English, and the other is commentary by film historian Alexandra Heller-Nicholas. 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 tracks on Track 2)

Sunday, June 19, 2022

Shakedown (1950) - little known film noir directed by Joseph Pevney, starring Howard Duff, Brian Donlevy, Peggy Dow, Lawrence Tierney and Bruce Bennett

Rating 7.1/10
Runtime: 80 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Joseph Pevney
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0042953/

Cast

Howard Duff ... Jack Early
Peggy Dow ... Ellen Bennett
Brian Donlevy ... Nick Palmer
Lawrence Tierney ... Harry Colton
Bruce Bennett ... David Glover
Anne Vernon ... Nita Palmer
Jack Reitzen ... Joe Downing
Peter Virgo ... Roy

Description: Jack Early is a photographer who will stop at nothing to climb his way to the very top of the success ladder. He wins a big newspaper assignment by romancing his lady boss, and it's not long before he's made a name for himself by charming a notorious crime boss, Nick Palmer, into allowing himself to be photographed. Palmer takes him under his wing, but Early decides to bite the hand that feeds him and sets Palmer and another crime boss, Colton, against one another.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://ufile.io/5xyk0cdn


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.51 GB, 2699 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 792x576 (1.37:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 164
Audio : 147/110 MB (main/commentary), 256/192 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2/2 channels, 0x55 = AC3/AC3, CBR/CBR


Subtitles (English closed captions embedded in a movie, to play them choose Subtitle=>Sub Track in VLC Player and English (including hearing impaired), Spanish, French, Portuguese, German, Italian, Dutch, Greek, Turkish, Polish, Swedish, Finnish, Czech, Hungarian) 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 historian Jason A. Ney. 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, June 11, 2022

Alias Nick Beal (1949) - little known film noir directed by John Farrow, starring Ray Milland, Audrey Totter, Thomas Mitchell and George Macready

Rating 7.1/10
Runtime: 93 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: John Farrow
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0041107/

Cast

Ray Milland ... Nick Beal
Audrey Totter ... Donna Allen
Thomas Mitchell ... Joseph Foster
George Macready ... Rev. Thomas Garfield
Fred Clark ... Frankie Faulkner
Geraldine Wall ... Martha Foster
Henry O'Neill ... Judge Hobson
Darryl Hickman ... Larry Price

Description: Righteous district attorney Joseph Foster's main goal in life is to rid his city of the gangsters infesting it. In order to be even more efficient in his war against crime he plans to run for governor. One day he meets a strange, shadowy man, Nick Beal, who offers to help him to achieve his end. Beal convinces hesitating Foster by dint of easy money, easy sex with an alluring young woman and the promise of easy success. Joseph Foster soon becomes an influential politician but a corrupt one. A minister of God manages to show him that he has been the plaything of the so-called Nick Beal, who might be "Old Nick", that is to say Satan himself. Foster then decides to resign and to become an honest man again...

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Download link (torrent file):

https://ufile.io/gd7t7kk5


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.16 GB, 3335 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 786x576 (4:3), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 157
Audio : 84/53 MB (main/commentary), 127/80 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2/2 channels, 0x55 = AAC/AAC, CBR/VBR


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) 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 Foundation founder and president 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)

Saturday, May 28, 2022

20,000 leagues under the sea (1954) - classic fantasy movie directed by Richard Fleischer, starring Kirk Douglas, James Mason, Paul Lukas and Peter Lorre

Rating 7.2/10
Runtime: 127 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Richard Fleischer
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0046672/

Cast

Kirk Douglas ... Ned Land
James Mason ... Captain Nemo
Paul Lukas ... Prof. Pierre Aronnax
Peter Lorre ... Conseil
Robert J. Wilke ... First Mate of the Nautilus
Ted de Corsia ... Capt. Farragut
Carleton Young ... John Howard
J.M. Kerrigan ... Old Billy

Description: The oceans during the late 1800s are no longer safe; many ships have been lost. Sailors have returned to port with stories of a vicious narwhal (a giant whale with a long horn) which sinks their ships. A naturalist, Professor Aronnax, his assistant, Conseil, and a professional whaler, Ned Land, join a US expedition which attempts to unravel the mystery.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://ufile.io/gurg01cg


Video and audio information:

Video : 3.07 GB, 3464 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 1024x402 (2.55:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 155
Audio : 407/74 MB (main/commentary), 448/80 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 6/2 channels, 0x55 = AC3/AAC, CBR/VBR


Subtitles (English 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, German, Italian, Dutch, Greek, Turkish, Polish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Czech) posters and screenshots included


Dual audio track information

This movie contains two audio tracks, one is original English, and the other is commentary by director Richard Fleischer and film historian Rudy Behlmer. 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)

Monday, May 16, 2022

Journey to the centre of the earth (1959) - classic fantasy/sci-fi movie directed by Henry Levin, starring James Mason, Pat Boone, Arlene Dahl and Diane Baker

Rating 7.0/10
Runtime: 129 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Henry Levin
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0052948/

Cast

James Mason ... Sir Oliver S. Lindenbrook
Pat Boone ... Alec McEwan
Arlene Dahl ... Carla Göteborg
Diane Baker ... Jenny Lindenbrook
Thayer David ... Count Saknussemm
Peter Ronson ... Hans Belker
Robert Adler ... Groom
Alan Napier ... Dean

Description: Edinburgh university professor Sir Oliver Lindenbrook believes he has found an very old message from a long lost scientist who may have found the way to journey to the center of the Earth. With his assistant, student Alec McKuen, he sets off for Iceland where an entrance in a volcanic range is to be found. They are soon joined by Carla Goetabaug, whose scientist-husband was recently murdered, and Icelander Hans Belker as they descend into the bowels of the Earth. There they will find fantastic creatures, exotic plants, the lost city of Atlantis and a foe who wants to keep knowledge of this underworld to himself.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://ufile.io/kj4201ds


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.73 GB, 3007 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 1024x436 (2.35:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 164
Audio : 416/87 MB (main/commentary), 448/96 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 6/2 channels, 0x55 = AC3/AAC, CBR/VBR


Subtitles (English 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, German, Italian, Dutch, Greek, Turkish, Polish, Hungarian, Swedish, Danish) posters and screenshots included


Dual audio track information

This movie contains two audio tracks, one is original English, and the other is commentary by actress Diane Baker and film historians Steven C. Smith and Nick Redman. 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, May 8, 2022

The fly (1958) - classic sci-fi flick directed by Kurt Neumann, starring David Hedison, Patricia Owens, Vincent Price and Herbert Marshall

Rating 7.1/10
Runtime: 94 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Kurt Neumann
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0051622/

Cast

David Hedison ... Andre Delambre
Patricia Owens ... Helene Delambre
Vincent Price ... François Delambre
Herbert Marshall ... Insp. Charas
Kathleen Freeman ... Emma
Betty Lou Gerson ... Nurse Andersone
Charles Herbert ... Philippe Delambre

Description: In Montreal, the industrialist François Delambre is called late night by his sister-in-law Helene Delambre. She tells him that she has just killed her beloved husband Andre Delambre, using the press of their plant to press his head and left hand. François calls his acquaintance, Inspector Charas, and later the reluctant Helene is convinced to tell them what happened. She explains that Andre had invented a matter transportation apparatus, and while experimenting with himself, a fly entered the chamber, exchanging one hand and the head with him after the transference...

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Download link (torrent file):

https://ufile.io/om6lkflh


Video and audio information:

Video : 1.80 GB, 2744 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 1024x436 (2.35:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 142
Audio : 301/54 MB (main/commentary), 448/80 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 4/2 channels, 0x55 = AC3/VORBIS, CBR/VBR


Subtitles (English, Spanish, German 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, German, Italian, Dutch, Greek, Turkish, Polish, Hungarian, Swedish, Czech) posters and screenshots included


Dual audio track information

This movie contains two audio tracks, one is original English, and the other is commentary by actor David Hedison and film historian David Del Valle. 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)

Friday, April 29, 2022

Them! (1954) - little known sci-fi movie directed by Gordon Douglas, starring James Whitmore, Edmund Gwenn, Joan Weldon and James Arness

Rating 7.2/10
Runtime: 93 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Gordon Douglas
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0047573/

Cast

James Whitmore ... Sgt. Ben Peterson
Edmund Gwenn ... Dr. Harold Medford
Joan Weldon ... Dr. Patricia Medford
James Arness ... Robert Graham
Onslow Stevens ... Brig. Gen. Robert O'Brien
Sean McClory ... Maj. Kibbee
Christian Drake ... Trooper Ed Blackburn

Description: In the New Mexico desert, Police Sgt. Ben Peterson and his partner find a child wandering in the desert and soon they discover that giant ants are attacking the locals. FBI agent Robert Graham teams up with Ben and with the support of Dr. Harold Medford and his daughter Dr. Patricia 'Pat' Medford, they destroy the colony of ants in the middle of the desert. Dr. Harold Medford explains that the atomic testing in 1945 developed the dangerous mutant ants. But they also discover that two queen ants have flown away to Los Angeles and they are starting a huge colony in the underground flood control tunnels of the city. When a mother reports that her two children are missing, the team begin searching for them. Will they arrive in time to save the children and destroy the colony?

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Download link (torrent file):

https://ufile.io/5syzel4f


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.48 GB, 3833 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 854x480 (16:9), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 148
Audio : 127 MB, 192 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 1 channel, 0x55 = AC3, CBR


Subtitles (English, Spanish, Japanese 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, German, Greek, Turkish, Polish, Hungarian, Norwegian, Swedish, Czech) posters and screenshots included


Monday, April 18, 2022

Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954) - classic sci-fi movie directed by Jack Arnold, starring Richard Carlson and Julie Adams

Rating 6.9/10
Runtime: 79 min
Language: English
Country: USA
Directed by: Jack Arnold
IMDb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0046876/

Cast

Richard Carlson ... Dr. David Reed
Julie Adams ... Kay Lawrence
Richard Denning ... Dr. Mark Williams
Antonio Moreno ... Dr. Carl Maia
Nestor Paiva ... Captain Lucas
Whit Bissell ... Dr. Edwin Thompson
Bernie Gozier ... Zee

Description: After Dr. Carl Maia finds unique skeletal remains, a group of scientists led by David Reed head down the Amazon to see if other remains can be found. They have little luck at first until hearing that further downriver lies the Black Lagoon where other fossils might be found. They get more than they bargained for when they discover a living prehistoric creature - a half-man, half amphibious reptile - that doesn't take kindly to their attempts to capture him. The creature takes a liking to Kay Lawrence and kidnaps her but goes to war against the scientists and won't let them leave the lagoon.

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Download link (torrent file):

https://ufile.io/g6gqm3n7


Video and audio information:

Video : 2.27 GB, 4108 Kbps, 23.976 fps, 1024x550 (1.85:1), V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC x264 core 152
Audio : 82/47 MB (main/commentary), 144/82 Kbps, 48000 Hz, 2/2 channels, 0x55 = AAC/AAC, CBR/VBR


Subtitles (English and English for commentary (both including 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, German, Greek, Turkish, Italian, Polish, Hungarian, Dutch, Finnish, Swedish, Czech) 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 historian Tom Weaver. 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)