Sadly, the film brought about the demise of rafts career. Her mastery of a posh accent caused her to be typecast as british in hollywood films starting. The film was based on the 1939 novel send another coffin by f. Joan bennett simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. They state he did this as a favor to this film s producer walter wanger, with whom hitchcock had worked on foreign correspondent 1940.
When new york city nightclub owner steve larwitt george raft falls in love and marries his star attraction, singer brenda bentley joan bennett, his happiness is shortlived. A long talk and a glass of wine and wed love the night away, but that was yesterday in that house across the bay. Coming attractions for you 2020s most anticipated movies. It happens to capture brendas window view in the top left quadrant and also the house across the bay itself at 301 lombard street arrowed at bottom left. Turner classic movies has announced the dvd release of the house across the bay 1940, starring george raft, joan bennett, lloyd nolan and walter pidgeon.
All goes well until the gangster gets out of prison. The films screenplay was written by kathryn scola from an original story by myles connolly. The house across the bay 1940 comes across very average for a gangers and the dame drama. The house across the bay 1940 the movie database tmdb. The house across the bay 1940 archie mayo, george raft. Joan bennett marries likeable racketeer george raft then shops him to the authorities for his own good. I can only imagine, as wwi is breaking out in europe, how much this movie might have looked worn and dull. Archie mayo directs 1940 s the house across the bay. The house across the bay is a 1940 film directed by archie mayo, starring george raft and joan bennett, produced by walter wanger, written by myles connolly and kathryn scola, and released by united artists.
Contracted to 20th century fox, joan bennett appeared as a blonde ingenue in several movies including puttin on the ritz in 1930 and me and my gal in 1932, before leaving this studio to appear in little women 1933. The house across the bay has been ranked 94 times, wins 41. Its not yet clear if the release will be pressed or a burned dvdr. After steve receives 10 years in alcatraz, brenda moves to be near. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing the house across the bay near you. Also sign me up for fanmail to get updates on all things movies. Just little standing out, and they gave her a few poor songs in the process. House across the bay stars joan bennett, george raft, and walter pidgeon. The latter movie brought bennett to the attention of producer walter wanger, who signed her to a contract and eventually in 1940 married her. Seemless edting and priceless moments are what you will get if you hire across the bay filmstrust me, youll never regret hiring a videographer as good as these guys but you will regret it if you dont. The house across the bay 1940 nightclub owner steve larwitt george raft sees his empire of investments collapse as he faces tax evasion charges and attacks by rivals. Schauspieler the house across the bay 1940 schauspieler schauspielerinnen. Slightly honorable is a 1939 american film directed by tay garnett. I was expecting some sort of mystery or suspense film, but i didnt get one.
Believing steve will be safer in prison for one year, his wife, brenda joan bennett, testifies against him on advice from his lawyer, slant kolma lloyd nolan, who is in love with her. Her laughter was contagious her walk, her talk, her smile lit up every room. The house across the bay 1940 0301 1940 us drama 1h 28m user score. Laut hbo wurde dieser film im jahre 1940 freigegeben. Gaslight is a 1940 british film directed by thorold dickinson which stars anton walbrook and diana wynyard, and features frank pettingell.
The house across the bay 1940 available on netflix. Clearly the views from the actual house would be far less impressive and the house opposite, built in the 1920s, would block its view of. They say things happen for a reason, but i cant find one good reason why shes gone so soon. Archie mayos the house across the bay 1940 starts out as a watchable, bythenumbers george raftlloyd nolan gangster picture with joan bennett in tow as the nightclub singermoll, then sort of sputters plotwise and finally emerges as a prisonwivescentered lovetrianglecumlovesquare affair with gentleman aviation engineer walter pigeon and doubledealing lawyer nolan accounting for. Pictures are one thing, but a video is a whole nother ball game. The wife of a gangster in alcatraz buys a flat to be near him, but falls in love with someone else. The house across the bay is a film directed by archie mayo with george raft, joan bennett, lloyd nolan, walter pidgeon, year. An aircraft designer falls for the wife of an imprisoned gangster. The house across the bay 1940 archie mayo, george raft, joan bennett, lloyd nolan, crime, drama april 11, 2017 an aircraft designer falls for the wife of an imprisoned gangster. The house across the lake is a 1954 british crime drama film, released in the united states as heat wave. The house across the bay 1940 film italiano completo. The house across the bay 1940 the alfred hitchcock wiki. George raft, joan bennett, lloyd nolan, walter pidgeon, gladys george, alfred hitchcock uncredited.
The house across the bay 1940 directed by archie mayo. Believing steve will be safer in prison for one year, his wife, brenda joan bennett, testifies against him on advice from. The house across the bay 1940 the house across the bay. Lisola degli uomini perduti the house across the bay. Guarda i film the house across the bay 1940 delicious online. The house across the bay, based on an original story by myles connolly, was released by united artists but produced by independent producer walter wanger. The house across the bay 1940 dvd the house across the bay 1940 dvd margaret leighton actor john justin actor format. The story concerns a gangster, steve raft who falls hard for a performer, brenda bennett at one of his clubs, and they get married. The film noir drama, filmed and set in england, stars alex nicol and hillary brooke, who are the only americans in the cast, although brooke plays a british character, as she did in most films. Nightclub owner steve larwitt george raft sees his empire of investments collapse as he faces tax evasion charges and attacks by rivals. Released 1940, the house across the bay stars george raft, joan bennett, lloyd nolan, walter pidgeon the movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 26 min, and received a score of out of 100 on. Its from 1940, and its an independent film produced by bennetts husband, walter wanger, he of the itchy trigger finger. George raft is solid too as the stone faced gangster.
Overview of the house across the bay, 1940, directed by archie mayo, with george raft, joan bennett, lloyd nolan, at turner classic movies. The film s screenplay was written by kathryn scola from an original story by myles connolly. Gaslight full movie great quality 720p 1940 youtube. Archie mayo directs 1940s the house across the bay. The supporting cast features lloyd nolan, walter pidgeon and gladys george. Give this vintage 1940 film a chance, because the moment joan bennett a treat in the unique series dark shadows enters, its impossible to stop watching. Alfred hitchcock, the house across the bay 1940 film csfd. It was directed by archie mayo and starred joan bennett who married wanger shortly before the movie was released and george raft, on loan from warner brothers.979 972 872 708 627 51 1173 1394 1021 1130 889 918 836 1132 181 130 484 159 1183 1087 133 15 695 1202 628 1020 696 895 584