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Jacques Tourneur

Director, Actor

Cat PeopleCat People (1942) Recommended
Dir. Jacques Tourneur
Feat. Simone Simon, Jack Holt, Kent Smith
Producer Val Lewton's most celebrated low–budget horror evokes a disturbing atmosphere of repression and menace with shadows, music and the…
I Walked with a ZombieI Walked with a Zombie (1943)
Dir. Jacques Tourneur
Feat. James Ellison, Frances Dee, Tom Conway
Incandescent spook story about a nurse who unleashes historical and spiritual demons when called out to a Caribbean island. Its scare value may have…
Leopard Man, The (1943)
Dir. Jacques Tourneur
Feat. Dennis O'Keefe
The final Val Lewton–Tourneur horror collaboration concerns an escaped leopard (apparently) running amok in a small New Mexico town. A slim…
Canyon PassageCanyon Passage (1946) Recommended
Dir. Jacques Tourneur
Feat. Dana Andrews, Brian Donlevy, Susan Hayward
Jacques Tourneur's grand western is a sub–plot heavy ode to community. Dana Andrews is a fledgling businessman whose friendship with…
Out of the PastOut of the Past (1947) Recommended
Dir. Jacques Tourneur
Feat. Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Kirk Douglas
Superbly crafted pulp, details the ominous voyage of doomed hero Robert Mitchum as he recalls the convoluted intrigues, involving femme fatale Jane…
Flame and the Arrow, TheFlame and the Arrow, The (1950)
Dir. Jacques Tourneur
Feat. Burt Lancaster, Virginia Mayo, Nick Cravat
Middling, though colourful medieval epic with Lancaster leading as a 'Robin Hood' who leads the peasants of Lombardy into a revolt against the local…
Curse of the DemonCurse of the Demon (Night of the Demon) (1957) Recommended
Dir. Jacques Tourneur
Feat. Dana Andrews, Peggy Cummins, Niall MacGinnis
Classy occult thriller survives its big reputation through an intelligent script and controlled sense of menace. Dana Andrews' cynical professor…
Gladiators 7 / The Giant of MarathonGladiators 7 / The Giant of Marathon (1960-1962)
Dir. Pedro Lazaga, Jacques Tourneur, Mario Bava
Feat. Steve Reeves, Mylene Demongeot, Gerard Tichy
Two dubbed 'spaghetti epics' from the heyday of the early 1960s: Gladiators 7 (1962) Directed by Pedro Lazaga – A Greek riff on THE…
Comedy of Terrors, TheComedy of Terrors, The ( The Graveside Story) (1964)
Dir. Jacques Tourneur
Feat. Boris Karloff, Peter Lorre, Vincent Price
Business is slow for undertaker Vincent Price so taking matters into his own hands he sets about smothering elderly people in their sleep. Enjoyable…
City Under the SeaCity Under the Sea (1965)
Dir. Jacques Tourneur
Feat. Vincent Price
Cornish villagers discover a subterranean cult lead by Vincent Price in this hammy fantasy yarn.

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