Director, Stuart Heisler, was born on Dec 5, 1896 in Los Angeles, CA. Heisler died at the age of 82 on Aug 21, 1979 in San Diego, CA .
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Storm Warning (1951, )By Andrew Wickliffe on Apr 3, 2019 From The Stop Button
One of Storm Warning?s failings is its attempt to carefully navigate the story content so I?m just going to be lead-footed and get right to things, which probably would?ve helped the movie though not the ending. Storm Warning is about Ginger Rogers visiting sister Doris Day and witnessing the Ku Klu... Read full article
Along Came Jones (1945, )By Andrew Wickliffe on Jul 22, 2016 From The Stop Button
Along Came Jones gets by on its gimmick and its charm–it’s got a lot of charm, both from the cast and Nunnally Johnson’s screenplay, which is good as director Heisler doesn’t bring any. Jones is a lower budget Western, lots of rear screen projection, lots of boring setups fro... Read full article
Dallas (, 1950)By Judy on Jan 31, 2015 From Movie Classics
I’ve been watching a few 1950s Westerns lately, and enjoyed this gorgeously-filmed Technicolor?offering from the start of the decade, starring Gary Cooper. It’s one of his lesser films, and rather?uneven, with some unbelievable plot twists, but still a good role for him. Cooper?plays a h... Read full article
Tokyo Joe (, 1949)By Judy on Aug 2, 2013 From Movie Classics
The shadow of Casablanca hangs heavy over Tokyo Joe, as Bogart attempts to recapture the mood of his most famous romance in a drama made by his own production company, Santana. Once again, Bogart plays an expat nightclub owner, this time wandering through the battered landscape of post-war Tokyo. An... Read full article
The Glass Key (1942, )on Sep 12, 2012 From The Stop Button
The Glass Key‘s a murder mystery, but its solution–and even its investigation–is incidental to the rest of the picture. From about seven minutes in, director Heisler defines Key as something quite different. Leading man Alan Ladd isn’t a detective, he isn’t even particu... Read full article
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