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Blu-ray Review - Five Miles to Midnight


1962's "Five Miles to Midnight" has an unfortunate casting issue that's difficult to ignore. It's not that Anthony Perkins and Sophia Loren are unpleasant performers, far from it, but director Anatole Litvak makes quite a leap pairing them in what should be a tense domestic drama with thriller interests. Instead of conjuring suspense, "Five Miles to Midnight" takes a leisurely stroll around screen anxiety, with Loren and Perkins sharing stiff chemistry normally reserved for sibling characters, not a married couple. Read the rest at


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