Out of the Past
2011
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Director : Jacques Tourneur
Jeff Markham (Robert Mitchum), a retired private detective with a shady past is hoping for a fresh start with a new name, a new love, and a new job running a small gas station in a rural California town. But Jeff’s past comes back to haunt him in the guise of menacing gangster Whit Sterling (Kirk Douglas) who had hired Markham to track down his double-crossing moll, Kathie (Jane Greer), after she had shot him and absconded with $40,000 of his money.
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  • Out of The Past / $9.19
  • Director:- Jacques Tourneur

    Jeff Markham (Robert Mitchum), a retired private detective with a shady past is hoping for a fresh start with a new name, a new love, and a new job running a small gas station in a rural California town. But Jeff’s past comes back to haunt him in the guise of menacing gangster Whit Sterling (Kirk Douglas) who had hired Markham to track down his double-crossing moll, Kathie (Jane Greer), after she had shot him and absconded with $40,000 of his money.

    About Director:- Jacques Tourneur (November 12, 1904–December 19, 1977) was a French-American film director. Jacques began work as an editor and assistant director. He made his debut as a director on French short film Tout ca ne vaut pas l'amour in 1931. Jacques Tourneur went back to Hollywood in 1934 where he had a contract with MGM Studios. While working as the second unit director on the film A Tale of Two Cities he met film producer Val Lewton. Tourneur made his feature debut as director in the 1939 film They All Come Out in 1939. After Tourneur was dropped by MGM in 1941, he was picked up by Lewton to film several acclaimed low-budget horror films for RKO Studios including Cat People and I Walked with a Zombie.
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