EFC II #158 – The Lady from Shanghai (1947)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#158 – The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
Dir. Orson Welles
Starring: Orson Welles, Rita Hayworth, Everett Sloane, Glenn Anders, Ted de Corsia, Erskine Sanford

The one hundred and fifty-eighth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, the Orson Welles directed mystery starring himself and Rita Hayworth, The Lady from Shanghai.

Recorded in May 2017.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: Yeah, it’s quite remarkable how good Orson Welles’ films turn out even after heavy studio interference. Worth a look.

EFC II #122 – Gilda (1946)

The Epic Film Challenge II
#122 – Gilda (1946)
Dir. Charles Vidor
Starring: Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, George Macready, Joseph Calleia, Steven Geray, Joe Sawyer, Gerald Mohr

The one hundred and twenty-second installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, the classic film noir starring Rita Hayworth, Gilda.

Recorded in December 2016.

Is it a film you must see before you die?

Luke: Yes, it’s a classic film noir, with an incredibly compelling set of main characters and a razor sharp script.