NOIR CITY Screenwriter Roy Huggins Tribute-- I Love Trouble / Pushover
Honoring screenwriter Roy Huggins!
I LOVE TROUBLE (1948, Columbia, 93 min.) RARITY!!! Never on VHS or DVD! Brand new 35mm print, struck expressly for Noir City 5, courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics. Franchot Tone plays a wisecracking private eye sleuthing his way through a bevy of treacherous dames in this playful homage to Raymond Chandler, written by future TV legend Roy Huggins (77 Sunset Strip, Maverick, The Fugitive) Dir. Sylvan Simon. With Janet Blair, Janis Carter, Adele Jergens, Glenda Farrell, John Ireland, Raymond Burr.
PUSHOVER (1954, Columbia, 88 min.) RARITY!!! Never on VHS or DVD! In this dark thriller, Huggins spins the tale of cop (Fred MacMurray) who risks everything when he falls for a gangster's moll -- gorgeous Kim Novak in her movie debut. Dir. Richard Quine. From the novel by Bill Ballinger. With Philip Carey. 35mm print courtesy of Sony Classics.
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