Indicator’s April Blu-ray line-up features another four films including the James Mason and Joan Bennett film noir classic The Reckless Moment (1949). It’s based on the novel by Elisabeth Sanxay Holding titled The Blank Wall. The films directed by Max Ophüls with the cinematography being handled by Burnett Guffey.
- Arrow Video April 2019 Releases
- Eureka Entertainment April 2019 Releases
- Indicator Announce March 2019 Releases
- Stephen King’s Cujo Heading to Blu-ray
All four films are currently set for a 22 April 2019 release. Let’s time a closer look at the rest of the upcoming releases.
The Reckless Moment (1949)
As mention above The Reckless Moment is an American film noir melodrama starring James Mason.
This one’s an American period drama that features actors such as Gene Tierney, Walter Huston, Vincent Price and Glenn Langan.
Meanwhile Lilith is a drama from director Robert Rossen that stars Warren Beatty, Jean Seberg, Peter Fonda, Kim Hunter and Jessica Walter. It’s also based on a J. R. Salamanca novel and is set in a mental institution in Rockville, Maryland.
The Snake Pit (1948)
This one’s another film noir style movie starring Olivia de Havilland, Mark Stevens, Leo Genn and Celeste Holm. It’s directed by Anatole Litvak and features an apparently schizophrenic inmate played by Olivia de Havilland at a mental institution, the Juniper Hill State Hospital.
Amazon UK Links
- Dragonwyck – https://amzn.to/2XPnWJE
- Lilith – https://amzn.to/2XSoONM
- The Snake Pit – https://amzn.to/2F3DCBz
- The Reckless Moment – https://amzn.to/2HaEpTL
I’m not sure which of these I’ll be reviewing all sound interesting so you’ll need to keep an eye out for the chosen reviews during April/May. Although the James Mason film The Reckless Moment (1949) is probably on my list.
I’ll leave you with the film trailer for Dragonwyck (1946).
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