Night Moves (1975)

dir. Arthur Penn. Gene Hackman is private investigator Harry Moseby (amazing name), hired by Arlene Iverson to track down her wayward sixteen year old daughter, Delly (Melanie Griffith) who has skipped town. Part of the “neo-noir” category of crime films, influenced by earlier American films like DOUBLE INDEMNITY (1944) and THE MALTESE FALCON (1941). Vintage…… Continue reading Night Moves (1975)

Three Days Of The Condor (1975)

dir. Sydney Pollack. Paranoid thriller about a C.I.A. analyst (Robert Redford) who goes on the run, falsely accused of a crime, he tries to clear his name, on the way “obtaining” the assistance of a charming young photographer (Faye Dunaway). Based on the James Grady novel ‘Six Days of the Condor’, which I assume is…… Continue reading Three Days Of The Condor (1975)