The opening of this film is dark which makes it difficult to make out what is going on.
Genre ——– Film Noir
Synopsis —— Chuck Scott is a Soldier back from the war and is down in his luck in Miami. He finds a wallet in the street which allows him to buy a long overdue meal for himself.
Keywords —— Breakfast , Disturbed war veteran , Wallet ,
Plot summary —–Returning a lost wallet gains unemployed Chuck Scott a job as a chauffeur to Eddie Roman , a seeming gangster whose enemies have a way of meeting violet ends. The job proves nerve wracking and soon chuck finds himself pledging to help Eddies lovely, fearful prisoner wife Lorna escape. The results leave Chuck caught like a rat in a trap , vainly seeking a way out through dark streets.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mi4UaQWN_H8 Here is the link to The postman always rings twice . Nick Smith a middle aged proprietor of a roadside restaurant, hires a drifter Frank Chambers as a handyman. Frank eventually begins an affair with Nicks wife Cora , who talks Frank into helping her kill Nick. By “accident” but the best laid plans ……. Once the deed is done they must live with the consequences of their actions.
Keywords …….. Murder , Love , Death , husband/wife relationship , crime of passion , older man younger woman relationship.
Soundtrack ….. The soundtrack makes you think that the film is going to be a thriller then it turns into a bit of a romantic soundtrack so keeps you stay in suspense.
The lightning in some parts of the film are not great as it is dull and dark and it does not make thing out due to it being a black and white film.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ud7xhtDvHuU —— Here is the link to the film the turning point from 1952.
Story line —–This is about a Special prosecutor John Conroy hopes to combat organized crime in his city, and appoints his cop father Matt as chief investigator. John doesn’t understand why Matt is reluctant, but cynical reporter Jerry McKibbon thinks he knows: he’s seen Matt with mob lieutenant Harrigan. Jerry’s friendship for John is tested by the question of what to do about Matt, and by his attraction to John’s girl Amanda. Meanwhile, the threatened racketeers adopt increasingly violent means of defense.
The film is in Black & White , The lightning is not very good due to the lack of light , It makes scenes dull and hard to make out.
Genres —– Crime/Thriller/Film Noir/Drama
Keywords——- Murder , Crime , Cop , Investigation. are just a few words to describe this movie.
After watching these old film Noirs i have come to the conclusions that the films made back in the 1940,s n 50,s where not great quality and the acting was quite plain. The more up to date movies are allot better quality when it comes to the acting , lightning etc.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-INr2cINnt4 —— Here is the link to the movie Framed from 1947 with Glenn Ford.
It is about an Unemployed Mining Engineer who comes to a small town with a bang when his breaks fail and ends up being drawn deeper in Paula’s Schemes. Paula is very seductive and he can,t resist her charms.
Key words —– seductress , brake failure , scheming , just a few keywords that explain the film.
The film is made in Black & White. again the lightning is not very good , it is dull and in some scenes it is hard to make out the characters with the angle of the camera. Janis Carter who plays Paula is not very good at acting in this film , she is dull.