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Aro Recommended Killers, The


USA 1946, 105 minutes, B/W
Dir. Robert Siodmak
Rating: [PG]
Genres: Classics / Film Noir


Aroview: Textbook film noir has insurance investigator Edmund O'Brien auditing the curious death of prize-fighter Burt Lancaster, in a series of ominously lit flashbacks. Ava Gardner scorches as the femme fatale. From an Ernest Hemingway short story.

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DVD Features

Criterion Edition (rental only) includes Andrei Tarkovsky's 1956 student version of 'The Killers' and the 1949 US radio-adaptation.

Local version (also for sale) contains the documentary "Ernest Hemingway: Wrestling With Life" (93m.)

  • cast and/or crew interviews
  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • extra stuff
  • trailers
  • aspect ratio: 4:3 (original academy)

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