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Russell Rouse: Wicked Woman (1953) and New York Confidential (1954)

4 Star Films Posted by 4 Star Film Fan on Nov 8, 2023

There’s some instant shorthand at play as the titular woman takes a bus into town to set down some roots for awhile. It’s apropos given the salacious title and the opening ballad looking to capitalize on the first impression. Beverly Michaels steps into view and does the rest, more than read more

The Oscar (1966, Russell Rouse)

The Stop Button Posted by Andrew Wickliffe on Aug 27, 2016

The Oscar is a spectacular kind of awful. It’s the perfect storm of content, casting and technical ineptitude. Director Rouse probably doesn’t have a single good shot in the entire film. It might not even be possible with Joseph Ruttenberg’s photography and the maybe studio televi read more

The Fastest Gun Alive (1956, Russell Rouse)

The Stop Button Posted by on Mar 18, 2009

The Fastest Gun Alive–to put it mildly and politely–is a turkey. I thought, given Glenn Ford in the lead, it was going to be at least a decent Western… but it’s not. Ford’s great (more on him later), but the script is atrocious. It’s rare to see a script so fail read more