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Charles Laughton and wife Elsa Lanchester Steal the Scenes in Witness for the Prosecution

In director Billy Wilder’s film, Witness for the Prosecution, Charles Laughton steals the scenes along with his wife, the wonderful Elsa Lanchester. He is the barrister with a big heart and she is his shrill nurse trying to take care of him. Laughton defends Tyrone Power in the role of the accused man on trial… Continue reading Charles Laughton and wife Elsa Lanchester Steal the Scenes in Witness for the Prosecution

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Hitchcocks’s Little-Known Film The Paradine Case Worth a Second Look

In The Paradine Case, a lesser known film by director Alfred Hitchcock, a barrister is hired to defend Mrs. Paradine when she is accused of killing her wealthy, older husband. Charles Laughton, Gregory Peck and Alida Valli star. It’s a little long, it might seem to drag on a bit but the actors more than… Continue reading Hitchcocks’s Little-Known Film The Paradine Case Worth a Second Look