The Unholy Wife (1957)

Directed by John Farrow and written for the screen by William Durkee and Jonathan Latimer, this film noir stands out not only for being filmed in Technicolor, but for having the distinction of a female lead narrative. With the film opening from the view point of Phyllis, we go along the journey with her, creating … Continue reading The Unholy Wife (1957)

The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956)

In 1941 Mamie Stover (Jane Russell) is heading to Hawaii for a fresh start after being kicked out of San Francisco by the police on suspicion of prostitution. On board ship she meets science-fiction writer Jim Blair (Richard Egan) and romance blossoms. As the pair get closer Jim offers to help Mamie to live more … Continue reading The Revolt of Mamie Stover (1956)