Wednesday, April 21, 2021

The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1945

Third viewing. Saw it once at Noir City at the Castro Theater.




George Sanders and Angela Lansbury are great in this. Hurd Hatfield’s character of Dorian is supposed to be the frosty type but he’s like a frozen block of wood. So is Donna Reed, who was mad because she wanted the juicier part of Sybil Vane. 





The portrait, the only color part of the movie, is great, very EC Comics.



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