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The Man with the Golden Arm (1955)

US 119m, B&W Director: Otto Preminger; Cast: Frank Sinatra, Eleanor Parker, Kim Novak, Arnold Stang, Darren McGavin The Man with the Golden Arm is dark melodrama about a card dealing … Continue reading

10/27/2016 · 4 Comments

Carmen Jones (1954)

US 105m, Colour Director: Otto Preminger; Cast: Harry Belafonte, Dorothy Dandridge, Pearl Bailey, Olga James, Joe Adams Inspired by the opera Carmen, Carmen Jones is a lively but decidedly strange¬†musical … Continue reading

01/31/2015 · Leave a comment

Angel Face (1953)

US 91m, B&W Director: Otto Preminger; Cast: Robert Mitchum, Jean Simmons, Mona Freeman, Herbert Marshall A former race car driver, turned paramedic, falls under the influence of a cold calculating … Continue reading

06/08/2014 · Leave a comment

Laura (1944)

US 88m, B&W Director: Otto Preminger; Cast: Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, Clifton Webb, Vincent Price, Judith Anderson Based on the 1943 novel by Vera Caspary¬†of the same name, Laura is … Continue reading

11/26/2012 · 3 Comments

Anatomy of a Murder (1959)

US 160m, B&W Director: Otto Preminger; Cast: James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Arthur O’Connell, George C. Scott Though receiving numerous accolades as one of the finest trial movies ever … Continue reading

04/09/2011 · 4 Comments