Tag Archives: 1956

Forbidden Planet (1956)

Director: Fred McLeod Wilcox Writer: Cyril Hume (Based on a story by Irving Block and Allen Adler)

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

Director: Don Siegel Writer: Daniel Mainwaring (Based on the Collier’s magazine serial by Jack Finney)

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The Wrong Man (1956)

Director: Alfred Hitchcock Writers: Maxwell Anderson and Angus MacPhail (Story by Maxwell Anderson)

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The Killing (1956)

Director: Stanley Kubrick Writers: Stanley Kubrick and Jim Thompson (Based on the novel “Clean Break” by Lionel White) First time seeing this.  Criterion just put it out on Blu Ray with Killer’s Kiss and being a big Kubrick fan I … Continue reading

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Che: Part One (2008)

Director: Steven Soderbergh Writer: Peter Buchman (Based on the book “Reminiscences of the Cuban Revolutionary War” by Ernesto Guevara) The first of Steven Soderbergh’s two part film about Che Guevara.  It is not an all encompassing biopic.  Instead it picks … Continue reading

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