Saturday, June 25, 2016

Miroir 1947

Miroir 1947 - Director: Raymond Lamy
Jean Gabin, Antonin Berval, Daniel Gélin, Gisèle Préville, Henri Crémieux, Robert Arnoux, René Blancard, Charles Lemontier, Henri Poupon, Tramel, André Carnège, Martine Carol, Fernand Sardou, Colette Richard, Pierre Magnier.



Pierre Lussac, has managed to protect the eyes of the law and society posing as a respectable gentleman and a simple asset manager. Despite the love of his family, he preferred the ignominious plunge into work from their illegal activities.

Monday, June 13, 2016

The Diabolical Dr. Z 1966

The Diabolical Dr. Z 1966 - Director: Jesus Franco
Antonio Jiménez Escribano, Guy Mairesse, Howard Vernon, Mabel Karr, Fernando Montes, Estella Blain, Ana Castor, Daniel White







A scientist claims that he’s discovered a way to turn criminals into docile individuals by operating on their nervous system. Subjected to the community’s mocking, the doctor will die as the laughing stock of his colleagues. His daughter will avenge him by manipulating a dancer’s mind to turn her into a seductive and lethal killing machine. One of the masterpieces from uncle Jess’ tireless career, which still blows us away even today thanks to his pop inventiveness.

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Le coup de grâce 1964

Le coup de grâce 1964 - Directors: Jean Cayrol, Claude Durand
Michel Piccoli, Danielle Darrieux, Emmanuelle Riva, Olivier Hussenot, Bernard Tiphaine, Florence Guerly


During WWII, Bruno has given many people away to the Gestapo. Now, 25 years after, with a new face given by plastic surgery, he is back and becomes friend with his victims' relatives or friends.

Saturday, May 07, 2016

Tokyo File 212 1951

Tokyo File 212 1951 - Directors: Dorrell McGowan, Stuart E. McGowan
Die Spionin von Tokio - Illustrierte Film-Bühne: 1511
Florence Marly, Lee Frederick, Katsuhiko Haida, Reiko Otani, Tatsuo Saitô, Jun Tazaki


A Communist spy ring in Japan is hard at work trying to sabotage the American war effort during the Korean War, using kidnapping, murder and a disturbed former kamikaze pilot. A U.S. secret agent, posing as a reporter, is dispatched to Tokyo to put a stop to these nefarious activities.

High Treason 1951

High Treason 1951 - Director: Roy Boulting
Die Stunde X - Illustrierte Film-Bühne: 1588
Liam Redmond, André Morell, Anthony Bushell, Kenneth Griffith, Patric Doonan, Joan Hickson, Anthony Nicholls, Mary Morris, Geoffrey Keen, Stuart Lindsell, John Bailey, Laurence Naismith, Alfie Bass



Sabotage is the cause of a big fire on ammunitions ship in the London Docks. The foreman is suspected and his associates, realising he is dangerous, have him murdered. The saboteurs are traced and followed and captured in a battle at Battersea Power Station.

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Onna shinju-ô no fukushû 1956

Onna shinju-ô no fukushû 1956 - Director: Toshio Shimura.
Insel der harten Männer - Illustrierte Film-Bühne: 4715
Michiko Maeda, Ken Utsui, Shigeru Amachi, Saburô Sawai, Susumu Fujita, Tetsurô Tanba, Utako Mitsuya, Sachiko Tôyama, Shinji Arima, Junko Arita, Masayo Banri, Masako Fujimura, Hiroko Fujita, Seiji Hara, Hiroshi Hayashi, Mitsuyo Hosaka



 

A melodramatic thriller set on an isolated island about a woman seeking revenge for her dead lover.