Category Archives: 1945

The Lost Weekend

The Lost Weekend is film noir and is based on the novel of the same name by Charles R. Jackson. Set in New York City, it’s the story of a man named Don Birnam (Ray Milland) whose alcoholism reaches a peak on a weekend in which he is supposed to be enjoying a four-day restful […]

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Star In The Night

Star In The Night is an adaptation of the Christmas story – and, it’s a short clocking in at 22 minutes. It can be found as an extra on the DVD “Christmas In Connecticut.” Nick Catapoli (J. Carrol Naish) is am immigrant who runs a small gas station/motel/restaurant out in the middle of nowhere in […]

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