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Everything posted by Marianne

  1. The Killer That Stalked New York (1950) Panic in the Streets (1950) Both are about the threat of pandemics, which is a timely and relevant concept these days.
  2. Bit of film trivia related to this category: Sunset Boulevard (1950) was supposed to start with a scene with Joe Gillis's dead body already in the morgue, but it was cut after advance screenings showed that audiences found the scene funny when it wasn't meant to be.
  3. Television shows with scenes in a morgue Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries Silent Witness Van der Valk Crossing Jordan
  4. Johnny O'Clock (1947) Magic Mike (2012)
  5. Joe Versus the Volcano (1990) Bonnie and Clyde (1967) This one is a two-fer: It can go in yesterday's category, too. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
  6. Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962) Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965)
  7. Dogman, a 2018 Italian film. I'm glad I didn't know that it was based on a crime in Italy before I saw it.
  8. How about the television show Northern Exposure?
  9. Walk East on Beacon (1952) East Side Kids (1940)
  10. Edward G. Robinson also took a bath in House of Strangers (1949).
  11. James Bond in all the Bond films. 😀
  12. Murray the K -- the name is familiar, but I was a Cousin Brucie fan myself. I haven't been following this thread faithfully, so maybe someone else has already posted this: COUSIN BRUCIE IS BACK! On Saturday evenings from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. You can find him at http://www.insideradio.com/free/cousin-brucie-morrow-comes-full-circle-with-saturday-s-return-to-wabc/article_3448f324-eb48-11ea-9b3a-df2e1229de1c.html?fbclid=IwAR24p5V6AHLhNVSGQvkx8bSRsrFVjzzPC25vcwSHVMny35J8-mOFzaTmMFI Or try www.abcradio.com.
  13. The Sound of Music: The Trapp family hides from the Nazis in a convent.
  14. Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (2020)
  15. The Little Foxes (1941) Hush . . . Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
  16. House of Strangers (1949) The Bad Sleep Well (1960) The Oscar (1966)
  17. Embrace of the Serpent (2015)
  18. The Sniper (1952) was set in San Francisco, but the city is never identified. As Eddie Muller pointed out in his DVD commentary, it's his hometown and it's obviously San Francisco, but maybe no one in San Francisco wanted to be associated with a serial sniper.
  19. Saw this after I posted. Hats off to Princess of Tap.
  20. Did I mention that I'm a film noir fan?! And am I imagining things or do almost all of them have a scene in a soda fountain? 😀
  21. I forgot this one: In The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), Dana Andrews's character, Captain Fred Derry, comes back from the war to his old job as a soda fountain clerk and makes even less money than he did as a GI, and his wife is mightily displeased.
  22. Stranger on the Third Floor (1940) ends with a scene in a soda fountain. In the Strange Affair of Uncle Harry (1945), one of Harry's sisters and one of her friends gossip over ice cream cones at a soda fountain about the youngest sister and her hypochondria. In Tension (1950), Warren Quimby (Richard Basehart) is the manager of an all-night drugstore with a soda fountain. The Sniper (1952) tries to call his psychiatrist from a soda fountain.
  23. Shirley Valentine (1989) Transit (2018)
  24. The Letter (1940, with Bette Davis
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