|
Movies Books Music Food Tv Shows Technology Politics Video Games Parenting Fashion Green Living more >

Lunch » Tags » Movies » Reviews » The Postman always rings twice

The Postman always rings twice

4 Ratings: 4.3
The 1946 film noir from Warner Bros. Pictures

When drifter Frank Chambers stops at a small dinner not too far from L.A.  He goes there just to get a meal and get moving, but insteasd  get's offred a job by the drunk  and  oblivious  owner of the  dinner. Frank not knowing … see full wiki

3 reviews about The Postman always rings twice
review by . February 15, 2012
Outstanding film
Sparks ignite when drifter Frank (John Garfield) meets bombshell Cora (Lana Turner). There’s no denying the attraction between them but she’s married, so they begin to think of ways they can get rid of her husband and live happily ever after.      This is a memorable movie thanks to the earthy and charismatic Garfield. He’s tough and vulnerable and sees Cora as his one chance to turn his life around. Turner is perfectly cast as the sultry wife; dressed almost …
review by . February 17, 2011
With platinum hair, dark eyelashes and pouty lips, Cora Smith is a slut to dream about. Or maybe she's just an ambitious, dissatisfied wife, married to Nick, the fat older owner of a greasy roadside diner. Or maybe all those banked flames of hers are getting too much fresh oxygen from tough, dumb Frank Chambers, who drifts into her life and watches Cora's lipstick roll across the diner floor to his feet. It doesn't matter. Fate is walking slowly down the highway toward Cora and Frank. …
review by . November 07, 2009
This film does for film noir what what The Matrix did for Sci-Fi, it defines a genre and breaks new bounds in the 40's at least, This classic film is undeniably one of the best that has ever been put to film it's dark themes and it's high level of sexual tension makes it a must see for Noir lovers and for classic film lovers as well.         The postman always rings twice is not what you'd call anything groundbreaking in the classic film genre but it is a very good …
What's your opinion on The Postman always rings twice?
rate
4 Ratings: +4.3
You have exceeded the maximum length.
Photos
The Postman always rings twice
Details
Related Topics
The Usual Suspects

A 1995 American neo-noir film starring Kevin Spacey directed

Sunset Boulevard

A 1950 movie

Batman: Gotham Knight

A DC Universe Animated Original Movie anthology film featuri

© 2014 Lunch.com, LLC All Rights Reserved
Lunch.com - Relevant reviews by real people.
()
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since
reviews
comments
ratings
questions
compliments
lists