Posts Tagged ‘stray dog’

Richard Widmark (Clint Reed), Paul Douglas (Tom Warren), Barbara Bel Geddes (Nancy Reed), Jack Palance (Blackie). Screenplay by Richard Murphy. Directed by Elia Kazan. Running time: 96 minutes.  Panic In The Streets is a little like Shutter Island: a top draw director taking the break he is entitled to, making a B-movie genre piece for the […]

Toshirô Mifune (Detective Murakami), Takashi Shimura (Detective Sato). Screenplay by Ryûzô Kikushima and Akira Kurosawa. Directed by Akira Kurosawa. Rating: PG. Running time: 122 minutes. Another hugely moralised tale from Akira Kurosawa, Stray Dog follows a senior detective and rookie cop as they begin a hunt for a mysterious man in white linen, hiding in the Japanese underworld […]