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Re: NOTW returns thanks to Steve-O! HOLLOW TRIUMPH aka THE SCAR (1948) written by Guy Savage
I think Henreid really became much happier when he was in totally in charge. He had an aristocratic background and that temperament had been bred into him. He managed to escape the grip of the Blacklist by moving into television, and he did his best to make lemonade out of lemons once he was there. Among his TV directing credits is a very good ALFRED HITCHOCK HOUR episode called "Annabel," with an unnervingly creepy performance from Dean Stockwell.
I think a day where one showed his low-budget films in the fifties (FOR MEN ONLY, GIRLS ON THE LOOSE, and LIVE FAST, DIE YOUNG) as a matinee triple bill, followed by HOLLOW TRIUMPH and DEAD RINGER, would provide a very satisfying range of entertainment for the noir aficionado. Maybe Alan Rode can do something akin to this in Palm Springs, where he has the "four a day" programming structure. IIRC, he's friendly with Henreid's eldest daughter Monika--who's pushing 80, so maybe it should happen sooner than later, eh?