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Posted On September 9, 2012By TilIn Crime, Drama, Film Noir, Mystery

Kansas City Confidential (1952)

A down-on-his-luck ex-GI finds himself framed for an armored car robbery. When he’s finally released for lack of evidence–after having been beaten up and tortured by the police–he sets out to discover who set him up, and why. The trail leads him into Mexico and a web of hired killers and corrupt cops. (Plot summary written by frankfob2@yahoo.com)   Runtime original: 01:39:00 Runtime at 90to5: 00:05:48 90to5 Editor Website: 90to5 Editor Bio: I always wanted to edit a film noire feature. For me it was a good experience to see howRead More

Posted On September 9, 2012By TilIn Crime, Horror, Thriller

The Driller Killer (1979)

An artist slowly loses his mind as he and his two female friends scrape to pay the bills. The punk band downstairs increasingly agitates him, his art dealer is demanding that he complete his big canvas painting as promised, and he gets into fights with his girlfriends. When the dealer laughs at his canvas he snaps, and begins taking it out on the people responsible for his pain and random transients in the manner suggested by the title. (Plot summary written by Ed Sutton)   Runtime original: 01:36:00 Runtime atRead More

Posted On September 8, 2012By TilIn Crime, Drama, Mystery

Rashomon (1950)

In 12th century Japan, a samurai and his wife are attacked by the notorious bandit Tajomaru, and the samurai ends up dead. Tajomaru is captured shortly afterward and is put on trial, but his story and the wife’s are so completely different that a psychic is brought in to allow the murdered man to give his own testimony. He tells yet another completely different story. Finally, a woodcutter who found the body reveals that he saw the whole thing, and his version is again completely different from the others. (PlotRead More

Posted On September 8, 2012By TilIn Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die (1962)

Dr. Bill Cortner has been performing experimental surgery on human guinea pigs without authorization and against the advice of his father, also a surgeon. When Bill’s fiancée Jan Compton is decapitated in an automobile accident, he manages to keep her brain alive. He now needs to find a new body for his bride-to-be and settles on Doris Powell, a glamor model with a facial disfigurement. Jan meanwhile doesn’t want to continue her body-less existence and calls upon the creature hidden in the basement, one of Bill Cortner’s unsuccessful experiments, toRead More

Posted On September 8, 2012By TilIn Comedy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller

Charade (1963)

Regina is about to divorce her husband when she finds that he has been murdered after converting every penny they owned to cash, which is also missing. She meets Cary Grant who changes his name every 15 minutes or so and is interested in her husband’s money, which seems to have come from a WWII payroll he stole. His partners in crime are also very interested in where the money is, as he stole it from them as well. Everyone assumes Regina MUST know where the money is. The situationRead More

Posted On September 8, 2012By TilIn Crime, Drama, Film Noir, Thriller

M (1931)

A psychotic child murderer stalks a city, and despite an exhaustive investigation fueled by public hysteria and outcry, the police have been unable to find him. But the police crackdown does have one side-affect, it makes it nearly impossible for the organized criminal underground to operate. So they decide that the only way to get the police off their backs is to catch the murderer themselves. Besides, he is giving them a bad name. (Plot summary written by Ken Yousten)   Runtime original: 01:57:00 Runtime at 90to5: 00:04:54 90to5 Editor Website:Read More

Posted On September 8, 2012By TilIn Horror, Sci-Fi

Night of the Living Dead (1968)

The dead come back to life and eat the living in this low budget, black and white film. Several people barricade themselves inside a rural house in an attempt to survive the night. Outside are hordes of relentless, shambling zombies who can only be killed by a blow to the head. (Plot summary written by Mark Logan)   Runtime original: 01:36:00 Runtime at 90to5: 00:05:50 90to5 Editor Website: 90to5 Editor Bio: I chose this movie cause its my personal favorite and it gives me the creeps when i think about howRead More

Posted On September 8, 2012By TilIn Drama

Reefer Madness (1936)

The tale revolves around Mae and Jack, accomplices in the distribution of marijuana, who manage to entice the local high school kids to stop by Mae’s apartment to smoke reefer. The lives of all who are involved with this menace are inevitably shattered. One man becomes so addicted to the killer weed that the guilt over framing a teen for murder causes a judge to order him to be committed for life to a mental hospital! Dr. Carroll closes by advising us to not incur the same tragedy. (Plot summaryRead More