Nightmare Alley [Dual Format]

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RELEASE DATE: TBC 2020

Tyrone Power, (cast against type at his own insistence) gives the performance of his lifetime as handsome scumbag / carnival barker / con-man Stanton Carlisle. He seduces fellow sideshow performer Mademoiselle Zeena (Joan Blondell) to learn the secret of her once lucrative mind-reading act with her alcoholic husband (Ian Keith). Carlisle, a “born mentalist”, secures the secret method and sets off with his new carnie wife, Molly (Coleen Grey) to milk the bigtime as a spiritualist in Chicago. As Carlisle’s success grows, it’s only a matter of time before his greed – and twisted involvement with femme fatale psychoanalyst Lilith Ritter (Helen Walker) – bring Stanton’s world crashing down around him.

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RELEASE DATE: TBC 2020

Tyrone Power, (cast against type at his own insistence) gives the performance of his lifetime as handsome scumbag / carnival barker / con-man Stanton Carlisle. He seduces fellow sideshow performer Mademoiselle Zeena (Joan Blondell) to learn the secret of her once lucrative mind-reading act with her alcoholic husband (Ian Keith). Carlisle, a "born mentalist", secures the secret method and sets off with his new carnie wife, Molly (Coleen Grey) to milk the bigtime as a spiritualist in Chicago. As Carlisle's success grows, it's only a matter of time before his greed - and twisted involvement with femme fatale psychoanalyst Lilith Ritter (Helen Walker) - bring Stanton's world crashing down around him.

Extras:

  • World Blu Ray Premiere
  • New HD Transfer
  • Audio Commentary with genre historian Johnny Mains & film historian Michael Brooke
  • Original Mono Audio
  • Still Gallery
  • Original Theatrical Trailer
  • Optional English SDH subtitles for the main feature
  • Many more to be confirmed

Additional information

Weight 0.098 kg
Dimensions 17 × 13.5 × 0.15 cm
Format

Dual Format Blu-ray/DVD

Rating

PG

Director

Edmund Goulding

Actor(s)

Tyrone Power, Joan Blondell, Coleen Gray

Release Date

1947