Frame by Frame: Dark City

'Frame by Frame: Dark City'

Noirvember continues with Dark City (1950).

The closeups, obscuring shadows, and canted angles ramp up the intensity and panic of this struggle in Dark City, which features Charlton Heston in his first Hollywood film.

Dark City (1950)
Directed by William Dieterle
Starring Charlton Heston, Lizabeth Scott, Viveca Lindfors, Dean Jagger, Don DeFore, JackWebb, Ed Begley, Harry Morgan.
Available on DVD and Blu-ray.

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November 29, 2017

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