Screen Archives Entertainment Screen Archives Entertainment    
   Home  Shipping Rates  Order Info  Contact Us  Links  Change Style
  search tips
   [log in]   [new customer?]  [join mailing list]
  Essential SSL


  
Our Price: $27.99
Bookmark and Share
Label:
Name: CLASSICFLIX
Number: CF-0008BR

T-MEN (1947) (BLU-RAY)

Newly remastered and beautifully restored. First time on Blu-ray. When the trail goes cold on a counterfeit ring in Los Angeles, Treasury agents Dennis O'Brien (Dennis O'Keefe) and Tony Genaro (Alfred Ryder) are called upon to infiltrate the shadowy and dangerous underworld of organized crime. Their only lead takes them to Detroit where they convince mob kingpin Carlo Vantucci of their criminal pedigree and start piling up clues to tie the Vantucci mob to the "tough, tight outfit" in L.A. O'Brien and Genaro finally get a break when they learn a former Detroit hood - The Schemer (Wallace Ford) - is on the outs with the syndicate and has been demoted to pushing the fake paper in Los Angeles. Not wasting a second, O'Brien heads to L.A. and tracks down his cigar-smoking target, quickly duping the counterfeiter into being introduced to the "higher-ups". But the deeper O'Brien penetrates the organization, the more harrowing the mission becomes for him and fellow T-Man Genaro, with their every move being scrutinized and carrying the risk of deadly exposure.

A major box office success upon its release, T-Men holds a special place in film noir canon not only as director Anthony Mann's breakout film, but as the initial pairing of the filmmaker and cinematographer John Alton. Like none before them, their combination of highly stylized camera set-ups, along with the brilliant uses of light and shadows, created the gritty realism and visual tension that made their crime thrillers popular with critics and movie patrons alike.With a story by Virginia Kellogg (White Heat) and a screenplay by John C. Higgins (Raw Deal), T-Men also features Charles McGraw, Jane Randolph and, in a brief but key scene, June Lockhart.

Run Time: 92 mins
Number of Discs: 1
Audio: STEREO
Year of Production: 1947
Director: Anthony Mann
Actors: Dennis O'Keefe, Alfred Ryder, Wallace Ford, Charles McGraw, Jane Randolph, June Lockhart, Mary Meade, Jack Overman

Bonus Materials

Audio Commentary by biographer & producer Alan K. Rode
Into the Darkness: Mann, Alton and T-Men - Featurette with cinematographer Richard Crudo, film critic & author Todd McCarthy, writer and film historian Julie Kirgo, film historian & director Courtney Joyner and biographer & producer Alan K. Rode
A Director’s Daughter: Nina Mann Remembers - An Interview with Nina Mann

  
Last Items Viewed:
  
Reviews and Comments: (0)
All times US Eastern   |   login to post your own review or comments.
There are no reviews or comments yet. Log in or register to post your own reviews or comments.
 YOUR CART
  Your cart is empty.
TOP WEEKLY CDS
1 RUDY: THE DELUXE EDITION (3000 EDITION)
2 GOLDSMITH AT 20TH VOL V: MUSIC FOR TELEVISION 1969-1978 (2 CD / 2000 EDITION)
3 IL CONTE DRACULA (300 EDITION)
4 HOCUS POCUS 2
5 RED SONJA (EXPANDED)
6 LA DOVE NON BATTE IL SOLE / UN ANIMALE CHIAMATO UOMO (300 EDITION)
7 LIFEFORCE (2 CD - HENRY MANCINI)
8 SAVAGE GRACE
9 DON JUAN DEMARCO
10 AWARD WINNING MOVIE THEMES THE SIXTIES

TOP WEEKLY DVD/BLU-RAY TITLES
1 BROTHERLY LOVE (1970)
2 MELINDA (1972)
3 THE DESPARADO (1954)
4 NIGHT WILL FALL (2014)
5 TIMOTHY'S QUEST (1922)
6 UNDERCURRENT (1946)
7 LAND OF DOOM (1986)
8 NIGHT COURT: THE COMPLETE NINTH SEASON (1992-1993)
9 WHERE THERE'S LIFE (1947)
10 THE SPIRAL ROAD (1962)

 
© 2022 Screen Archives Entertainment   Website maintained and powered by Veraprise and Matrimont.