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Fat City (1972)

US 100m, Colour Director: John Huston; Cast: Stacy Keach, Jeff Bridges, Susan Tyrrell, Nicholas Colasanto Based on the 1969 Leonard Gardner novel of the same name, Fat City is a depressingly … Continue reading

03/08/2015 · Leave a comment

Beat the Devil (1953)

UK 89m, B&W Director: John Huston; Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida, Peter Lorre, Robert Morley, Edward Underdown, Ivor Barnard, Marco Tulli, Bernard Lee, Saro Urzì Beat the Devil … Continue reading

06/03/2014 · Leave a comment

The Dead (1987)

83m, Colour Director: John Huston; Cast: Anjelica Huston, Donal McCann, Dan O’Herlihy, Donal Donnelly, Helena Carroll, Cathleen Delany John Huston’s last film, The Dead is a wonderfully slow-paced drama based … Continue reading

12/31/2013 · 2 Comments

The Battle of San Pietro (1945)

US 32m, B&W Director: John Huston The Battle of San Pietro is a remarkable short documentary film that was shot during World War II by a small film crew that … Continue reading

04/19/2013 · Leave a comment

Prizzi’s Honor (1985)

US 130m, Colour Director: John Huston; Cast: Jack Nicholson, Kathleen Turner, Robert Loggia, Anjelica Huston, William Hickey Adapted from the 1982 Richard Condon novel of the same name, Prizzi’s Honor … Continue reading

04/17/2013 · 3 Comments

Key Largo (1948)

US 101m, V&W Director: John Huston; Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Lauren Bacall, Lionel Barrymore, Claire Trevor. Major Frank McCloud (Bogart) travels to Key Largo to visit the wheelchair-bound … Continue reading

11/11/2012 · Leave a comment

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

US 126m, B&W Director: John Huston; Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt, Bruce Bennett Primarily filmed on location, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre is one of the first … Continue reading

11/08/2012 · 5 Comments