|Macbeth 1948 N/R, 106 min.|
Director: Orson Welles
Cast: Orson Welles, Jeanette Nolan, Dan O'Herlihy, Roddy McDowall, Edgar Barrier, Alan Napier, Erskine Sanford, John Dierkes, Keene Curtis, Lurene Tuttle, Peggy Webber, Lionel Braham
Orson Welles masterfully portrays the title role of the 11th-century Scottish nobleman whose vanity and ambition lead to murder in William Shakespeare's tragic tale. Jeanette Nolan plays the overly ambitious Lady Macbeth who will stop at nothing, even murder, to ensure that her husband will become king.
|The Screaming Skull 1958 N/R, 68 min.|
Genre: Horror / Thriller
Director: Alex Nicol
Cast: John Hudson, Peggy Webber, Russ Conway, Tony Johnson, Alex Nicol
Eric (John Hudson)–recently wed to wealthy, neurotic Jenni (Peggy Webber)–intends to drive his new wife crazy in order to inherit her fortune. He places skulls around the house to facilitate his plan, but he gets more than he bargained for. When first released, the ad campaign included a promise to pay funeral expenses for anyone who was frightened to death. But the plodding not-scary film didn't result in any pay-outs.
|Submarine Command 1951 N/R, 87 min.|
Director: John Farrow
Cast: William Holden, Nancy Olson, William Bendix, Don Taylor, Arthur Franz, Darryl Hickman, Jack Kelly, Moroni Olsen, Jerry Paris, Charles Meredith, Peggy Webber, Jack Gregson, Don Dunning, Philip Van Zandt, Gordon Polk
Set during the Korean War, the psychological conflicts of submarine Captain Ken White (William Holden) outweigh his sea battles as he deals with his role in the death of two shipmates.
|1. Macbeth (1948)|
2. The Screaming Skull (1958)
3. Submarine Command (1951)
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