Please note this is a region B Blu-ray and will require a region B or region free Blu-ray player in order to play.Robert Wise directs this sci-fi adaptation of Michael Crichton's novel. After a satellite crashes near a New Mexico village, the local residents begin dying out as a killer disease mysteriously sweeps through the area. By the time a team of scientists have arrived to investigate, the only survivors are an old tramp and an infant child.
Because aging boxer Bill Thompson always lost his past fights, his corrupt manager, without telling Thompson, takes bribes from a betting gangster, to ensure Thompson's pre-arranged dive-loss in the next match.
The miniscule Theale vineyard hardly compares to the vast vine clad hills and valleys of the Champagne region, but quality wise it most certainly does. Surprised? Well, the climate is quite similar, and we had another secret weapon in the form of a man dubbed "King of Fizz" by The Independent. Mike Roberts enjoys a stellar reputation. The trophy cabinet at his Ridgeview Estate in Sussex is fit to bursting and his wines are served to visiting dignitaries in Buckingham Palace.
Long before becoming director of two successful musicals (West Side Story and Smiles and Tears), Robert Wise had a noir stage at the RKO, where he proved to be especially gifted for the genre. This pack contains the titles that the director shot for the studio at the beginning of his career, including Blood on the Moon, with which Wise brought the noir to the western.