Guys And Dolls

Guys And Dolls US (1955) Dir. Joseph L. Mankiewicz In the 1930’s it was “Garbo Talks!”; it the 1950’s it was “Brando Sings!” Well, not quite but it did make some wonder if the hottest box office star of the period known for his brooding, naturalistic anti-hero roles in films such as On The Waterfront … Continue reading Guys And Dolls

Footsteps In The Fog

Footsteps In The Fog UK (1955) Dir. Arthur Lubin Having just buried his wife, wealthy Stephen Lowry (Stewart Granger) finds himself being blackmailed by his maid Lily Watkins (Jean Simmons) who discovered the fact Lowry poisoned his wife for her money. Completely besotted with her master, Lily at first asks to be made housekeeper then … Continue reading Footsteps In The Fog