Thursday, 30 May 2013
Rita Adams witnesses her fink father being gunned down, winds up in an orphanage. As an adult, her troubled past means she's unemployable, then she foolishly takes a hit-and-run rap for her feckless boyfriend. But Rita's not into self-pity and, on being released from prison, she embarks on a campaign of revenge against society and becomes the Queen of Crime.
Tuesday, 28 May 2013
John Cassavetes was hired to direct this film half-way through at the behest of his friend Peter Falk; but Cassavetes couldn’t save this comic version of Double Indemnity.