Tag: Jack MacGowran

Blind Date | 1959 | Hardy Krüger, Stanley Baker,

A strangely unfulfilling mystery yarn from Losey, with Krueger as the painter who is framed for the murder of his girlfriend and has to prove his innocence when the cops come calling. One of those films that starts out well, opting wisely for...

Lord Jim | 1965 | Peter O’Toole, James Mason

Richard Brooks’ adaptation of Joseph Conrad’s story stars Peter O’Toole as the title character, a British Merchant Sailor in the 19th century who is thrown out of the Navy and labelled a coward, a cross he bears for the rest of his...



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