Out of the Past

Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming (starring)
James M. Cain (screenwriter)
Jacques Tourneur (director)

Culver City, CA: RKO Radio Pictures, 1947. Vintage herald for the 1947 film noir.

Based on Daniel Mainwaring's 1946 debut novel "Build My Gallows High." A former private detective lives a quiet life in a small town until his past catches up with him, forcing him to return to the world of crime. An unimpeachable high spot of the genre.

Set in Bridgeport, California, shot in the High Sierra Mountains of Nevada and Reno, as well as locations throughout California.

12 x 9 inches. Bifold. Fine.

Grant US. Selby Masterwork. Silver Classic Noir. Spicer US.

[Book #161213]