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Friday Photos: True Hollywood Confessions

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Twenty Greatest Movies of the 1950s: Night of the Hunter

We continue our survey of the twenty greatest movies of the 1950s. For a complete listing of the greatest movies of the 20, 30s and 40s, click here. 13. Night of the Hunter, 1955 Night of the Hunter, more than any other movie I have ever seen, succeeds brilliantly in evoking the terrors of childhood. […]

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Ava Gardner: Situation Wanted

Great clip from The Bribe, (1949) a steamy film noir starring Ava Gardner, Robert Taylor, Vincent Price and Charles Laughton. Taylor plays an FBI agent on a mission to break up an illegal war surplus racket. Ava’s an innocent femme fatale, the devil’s candy. Here’s the moment Taylor—and the audience—first lay eyes on Ava. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zah8GVnvMJk&feature=related[/youtube] […]

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