I Wake Up Screaming (Blu-ray)

Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone

Release Year: 1941
Running Time: 82
UPC: 7 38329 20657 4
Color Type: B&W
Country: U.S.
Language: English
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Cast
Betty Grable
Victor Mature
Carole Landis
Laird Cregar
Elisha Cook Jr.

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Directed by H. Bruce Humberstone

In this tense film noir thriller, Victor Mature (Cry of the City) plays Frankie Christopher, a sports promoter who's in the hot seat, relentlessly grilled by a ruthless detective after the murder of a fashion model he made famous. Weighing even more heavily against him is the fact that he's in love with the dead girl's sister (Betty Grable, Pin Up Girl). But Frankie's not the only suspect in this taut expose of New York's cafe society. The police detective also obsessively pursues Frankie's partner, a gossip columnist, and hotel night clerk. Filled with plot twists and turns, I Wake Up Screaming will have you guessing until its surprising ending. The amazing cast includes Carole Landis (Four Jills in a Jeep), Laird Cregar (The Lodger) and Elisha Cook Jr. (The Maltese Falcon). Wonderful direction by H. Bruce Humberstone (Wonder Man), with a screenplay by Dwight Taylor (Pickup on South Street), based on a novel by Steve Fisher (Dead Reckoning).


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Audio Commentary by Film Noir Historian Eddie Muller

Trailers

"I Wake Up Screaming is a first-rate film noir: a murder mystery with top-flight actors, an intriguing story, and solid direction to put it across."

"Highly Recommended."


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