The Story of Temple Drake 1933 USA Pre-Code Drama Film Stephen Roberts Miriam Hopkins Jack La Rue

Oliver H.P. Garrett, William Faulkner, Benjamin Glazer, Karl Hajos, Karl Struss, William Gargan A wealthy but neurotic Southern belle finds herself trapped in the hideout of a gang of vicious bootleggers. The gang’s leader lusts after her, and is determined not to let anything stand in the way of his having her. source

13 Rue Madeleine (1946) James Cagney, Richard Conte | Action, Thriller

This film is not only a revealing glimpse into the workings of the O.S.S. (Office of Strategic Services) during WW II, but it is also a full-fledged spy thriller. An excellent cast includes James Cagney, Karl Malden, E.G. Marshall, and Red Buttons. Cagney stars as an O.S.S. training officer, bent upon discovering a German traitor … Read more

13 Rue Madeleine (1947) – Part 1

13 RUE MADELEINE. It’s where you’ll find the Gestapo in wartime Paris – but it’s much more likely they’ll find you first. James Cagney risks this fate when he leads a small band of operatives on an almost impossible mission: to find a secret Nazi missile site in occupied France. Three other agents share his … Read more

Dangerous Passage (1944) – Full Movie | Robert Lowery, Phyllis Brooks, Charles Arnt, Jack La Rue

A classic 1940’s noir set almost entirely aboard an ominous freighter travelling from Central America to Galveston, Texas, this film revolves around the ill-fated Joe Beck (portrayed by none other than the original Batman, Robert Lowery) as he attempts to retrieve his deceased grandfather’s fortune. With a cast filled out by B-movie royalty like Phyllis … Read more

Murders of the Rue Morgue with Lugosi Shriektv style

Murders in the Rue Morgue is a 1932 horror film, loosely based on Edgar Allan Poe’s short story “The Murders in the Rue Morgue”. Bela Lugosi (one year after his performance as Dracula) portrays a lunatic scientist who abducts women and injects them with blood from his ill-tempered caged ape. Karl Freund’s cinematography and Robert … Read more