Whirlpool

Whirlpool
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Item:  FOX 2227731D

DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 38 minutes
  • Video: Black & White
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 1949
  • Label: 20th Century Fox
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
  • Audio:
    • Mono - English
    • Stereo - English
    • Subtitles - English, Spanish - optional
  • Additional Release Material:
    • Audio Commentary: Richard Shickel
    • Trailers:
      1. Original Theatrical Trailer
      2. Fox Noir Montage
  • Text/Photo Galleries:
    • Photo Stills
  • Additional Products:
    • Press Booklet

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Starring , , &
Directed by

Entertainment Reviews:

New York Times - 09/06/2005
"Fox has done a marvelous job with the transfer of this gem....The film snaps to life with a pair of marvelous scoundrels in which Mankiewicz specialized..."
Entertainment Weekly - 09/15/2005
"It's got elegant, suggestive cinematography and a pleasingly idiosyncratic cast.."

Product Description:

The luminous Gene Tierney, who starred in director Preminger's breakout film LAURA, appears here as Ann Sutton, the kleptomaniac wife of a distant but loving psychoanalyst, (Richard Conte). When she is caught shoplifting, suave hypnotist David Korvo (José Ferrer) comes to her aid, but soon Ann finds herself enmeshed in far more dangerous crimes. Implicated in a plot that involves blackmail and murder, Ann is uncertain of her own innocence, but her husband is convinced that the hypnotist is behind the crimes. Loosely adapted from Guy Endore's novel METHINKS THE LADY..., the script was penned by noted screenwriter Ben Hecht under a pseudonym during the Red Scare. Preminger, who was one of Hollywood's top directors of the 1950s, combines characteristics of the noir film with the melodrama. He creates an incisive look at the very human flaws of its wealthy characters, as well as the manipulative charlatan who preys upon them; at the center of the story is the trouble afflicting an apparently happy upper-class marriage.

Plot Keywords:

Doctors | Film Noir | Framed | Thriller

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Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 86,172
  • UPC: 024543177302
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item