We sell unreleased film noir and crime DVDs with full case
artwork. For a specific title, just ask.
Kevin McCarthy and Jack Kelly are planning to rob a
bank and send partner-in-crime Dianne Foster to seduce auto
mechanic, would-be race car champion Mickey Rooney into driving
their hopped-up getaway car. Even though he knows it's a
mistake, his reluctance is no match for the abundant charms of Miss
Foster and he takes the wheel, leading them to a successful
completion of the robbery, only to find his worst fears
realized. There are big surprises here, and not just in the
plot turns. For a quickly made Columbia B feature, the story
is well written and the acting first rate. But the biggest
revelation is Mr. Rooney, who resists going over the top as he so
often did, and delivers a moving, understated performance, one of
the finest of his career.
You will receive a Region 1 DVD R (Taiyo Yuden Premium) of
the listed title with complete artwork (front cover as shown) in a
conventional DVD case.
Movies like the one listed here, transferred to DVD from one
of any number of sources, will not offer the picture and sound
quality of a typical "new release." They are fifty to sixty
years old and some have weathered the passage of time better than
others. "Grading" is a highly subjective matter and each of
us has his own criteria, but if your expectations are reasonable,
you will not be disappointed. Having said all that, please
know that every effort will be made to ensure your ultimate
In reference to intellectual property issues, we believe that
the titles listed here are in the public domain; none has been
released on DVD in North America and none was produced after 1958,
making their original copyrights more than fifty years
old. Of course, if any title is found to be currently under
copyright, it will be immediately removed.
Rates charged for postage are the actual costs with Canada
Post. To the U.S.: one DVD, $2.50.; two, $4.25.; four, $9.25.
To Canada: one DVD, $2.25.; two, $3.00; four, $6. - $10. depending
on the province. To the U.K.: one DVD, $4.50.; two, $8.; four, $15.
Rates are reduced accordingly for multiple purchases. In all cases,
nothing added for handling, packaging, materials, etc. For
rates outside North
America, please ask.
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