Movie Discussion: Charles Laughton’s The Night of the Hunter (1955)

Monthly Theme: Classic Thrillers The Film: The Night of the Hunter Country of origin: U.S.A. Date of U.S. release: September 29, 1955 Studio: Paul Gregory Productions Distributer: United Artists Domestic Gross: ? Budget: $795,000 (estimated) Director: Charles Laughton Producer: Paul Gregory Screenwriter: James Agee Adaptation? Yes, of the 1953 novel The Night of the Hunter […]

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Movie Discussion: Iain Softley’s The Skeleton Key (2005)

Monthly Theme: Witchcraft & Black Magic The Film: The Skeleton Key Country of origin: U.S.A Date of U.S. release: August 12, 2005 Studio: Universal Pictures, ShadowCatcher Entertainment, et al. Distributer: Universal Pictures Domestic Gross: $47.9 million Budget: $43 million (estimated) Director: Iain Softley Producers: Daniel Bobker, Michael Shamberg, et al. Screenwriters: Ehren Kruger Adaptation? No […]

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