|Affair in Trinidad 1952 N/R, 98 min.|
Genre: Drama / Thriller / Musical
Director: Vincent Sherman
Cast: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, Alexander Scourby, Valerie Bettis, Torin Thatcher, Howard Wendell, Karel Stepanek, Juanita Moore, Steven Geray, George Voskovec, Walter Kohler, Gregg Martell, Mort Mills, Ralph Moody, Kathleen O'Malley
The husband of cabaret singer Chris Emery (Rita Hayworth) is murdered by a spy believed to be Max Fabian (Alexander Scourby). When Chris' brother-in-law Steve (Glenn Ford) arrives on the scene, he is not pleased that Chris is going along with a story that his brother committed suicide. What Steve does not know is that Chris is working secretly with the police in an effort to get more information on Fabian. Her investigation leads to a plot to set up a rocket launching site within range of the United States. When Fabian realizes what Chris is doing, her life is in danger, but, in the nick of time, Steve comes to her rescue.
|Black Sheep 1996 PG-13, 86 min.|
Director: Penelope Spheeris
Cast: Chris Farley, David Spade, Tim Matheson, Christine Ebersole, Gary Busey, Timothy Carhart, Bruce McGill, Grant Heslov, Chris Owen, Michael Patrick Carter, Boyd Banks, David St. James, Skip O'Brien, Kathleen O'Malley, Patrick Pankhurst
Al Donnelly (Tim Matheson) is a candidate for the office of Governor of Washington; however, he has a younger brother, Mike (Chris Farley), who can't seem to do anything right. Enter Steve Dodds (David Spade) as the campaign worker hired to accomplish the task of keeping Mike's name out of the tabloids.
|Down to Earth 1947 N/R, 101 min.|
Director: Alexander Hall
Cast: Rita Hayworth, Larry Parks, Marc Platt, Edward Everett Horton, Roland Culver, James Gleason, William Frawley, Jean Donahue, William Haade, Adele Jergens, George Macready, Kathleen O'Malley, James Burke, Eddie Acuff, Alan Bridge
Rita Hayworth plays the Greek Goddess Terpsichore who visits Earth in the human form of Kitty Pendleton when she learns that Broadway producer Danny Miller (Larry Parks) is putting on a musical satire about Greek goddesses. She comes to help with the show but ends up landing a role in the play. Now, she gets Danny to change the show from a satire into a "work of art." But, her ideas are not very good, and the show turns into a major flop, but our Greek goddess makes everything right. Remade as "Xanadu" in 1980.
|The Killers 1964 N/R, 95 min.|
Genre: Action / Drama / Mystery
aka: Ernest Hemingway's The Killers
Director: Don Siegel
Cast: Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson, John Cassavetes, Ronald Reagan, Clu Gulager, Claude Akins, Norman Fell, Virginia Christine, Don Haggerty, Robert Phillips, Kathleen O'Malley, Jimmy Joyce, Davis Roberts, Ted Jacques, Irvin Mosley Jr.
Auto racing provides the setting for this story of evil in a fast-paced world involving under-the-table money exchanges. Professional killers Charlie (Lee Marvin) and Lee (Clu Gulager) force their way into a school for the blind and kill teacher Johnny North (John Cassavetes). Johnny had once been a Formula One race car driver and had been involved in a million dollar heist. Charlie and Lee seek out the identity of the man behind the robbery, and the trail leads to Johnny's friend Earl Sylvester (Claude Akins) and beautiful Sheila Farr (Angie Dickinson)–and then to the low-down, dirty, cruel crime boss, Jack Browning (Ronald Reagan). This was Reagan's last movie.
|Road House 1948 N/R, 95 min.|
Genre: Drama / Action / Thriller
Director: Jean Negulesco
Cast: Ida Lupino, Cornel Wilde, Celeste Holm, Richard Widmark, O.Z. Whitehead, Robert Karnes, George Beranger, Ian MacDonald, Grandon Rhodes, Marion Marshall, Heinie Conklin, Kathleen O'Malley, Robert Foulk, Ray Teal, Clancy Cooper
Against the advice of Pete Morgan (Cornel Wilde) who manages his roadhouse/bowling alley, owner Jefty Robbins (Richard Widmark) is attracted to and hires sexy torch singer Lily (Ida Lupino) to perform. When Lily and Pete fall for each other, Jefty's jealousy takes over, and hatred leads to all-out efforts to destroy Pete and Lily.
|Wagon Master 1950 N/R, 86 min.|
Genre: Western / Drama
Director: John Ford
Cast: Ben Johnson, Harry Carey Jr., Joanne Dru, Ward Bond, James Arness, Charles Kemper, Alan Mowbray, Jane Darwell, Kathleen O'Malley, Russell Simpson, Francis Ford, Jim Thorpe, Mickey Simpson, Ruth Clifford, Fred Libby
A Mormon wagon train, led by Elder Wiggs (Ward Bond), is headed for the Utah territory, and two horse traders–Travis (Ben Johnson) and Sandy (Harry Carey Jr.)–are hired to guide them there. Along the way they are joined by Dr. A. Locksley Hall (Alan Mowbray) and his medicine show troupe. Also joining them are Uncle Shiloh Clegg (Charles Kemper) and his family who have just murdered a clerk while robbing an express office. As if dealing with the outlaw Clegg family was not enough, the wagon train must also contend with the Indians along the trail in this great Ford film.
|1. Affair in Trinidad (1952)|
2. Black Sheep (1996)
3. Down to Earth (1947)
4. The Killers (1964)
aka: Ernest Hemingway's The Killers
5. Road House (1948)
6. Wagon Master (1950)
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