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Mon
30
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Monday, 30 September 2019 at 8.15pm
Noir
  • Drama. Film Noir
  • 1949
  • USA
  • B&W
  • 86 mins.
 
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The seedier side of 1940’S Los Angeles makes a fitting noir background for this brilliant, classic film noir starring Burt Lancaster as the lovelorn hero, Steve, foolish enough to go back to his ex-wife Anna (an excellent Yvonne de Carlo) who has since taken up with a bunch of hoodlums headed by the sinister Dan Duryea. Steve commits himself to a dangerous course of action that quickly takes everyone somewhere unintended…

Director:

 
Robert Siodmak

Cinematographer:

 
Franz Planer

Screenplay:

 
Daniel Fuchs from the novel by Don Tracy

Cast:

 
Burt Lancaster Yvonne de Carlo Dan Duryea

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