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Fox Film Noir Wave 2 in June

Fox Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of three titles as part of Film Noir Wave 2 due on 7th June 2005. Priced at $14.98 SRP each are...

House of Bamboo (1955)
In Tokyo a ruthless gang holds up U.S. ammunition trains. Ex-serviceman Eddie Spannier arrives from the States apparently at the invitation of one such unfortunate. But, Eddie isn't quite what he seems.

Features include:

  • 2.55:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
  • English Dolby Surround 4.0
  • French and Spanish Mono
  • English and Spanish subtitles
  • Audio Commentary by Alain Silver and James Ursin, acclaimed authors of film history (including The Noir Style)
  • Trailers (English and Spanish)
  • Original behind-the-scenes MovieTone News footage from the film and of the House of Bamboo cast landing in Japan (includes Shirley Yamauchi signing autographs, followed by Sam Fuller, Robert Stack and Shirley Yamauchi on the set being visited by Buddy Adler, head of production at Twentieth Century Fox
  • Fox Noir Trailers


Nightmare Alley (1947)
Directed by Edmund Goulding, and based on the book written by William Gresham on his experiences with the 'carnies' of the 1930's Nightmare Alley features a fantastic performance by the great Tyrone Power.

Features include:
  • 1.37:1 Full Screen
  • English Stereo and Mono
  • English and Spanish subtitles
  • Audio Commentary by Alain Silver and James Ursin, acclaimed authors of film history (including The Noir Style)
  • Theatrical Trailer
  • Fox Noir Trailers

The Street With No Name (1948)
Delivering the ultimate address for suspense, The Street With No Name stars Lloyd Nolan, Richard Widmark, Mark Stevens, Barbara Lawrence and Ed Begley in the story of a dogged investigator and his new recruit trying to uncover the connection between two brutal gang killings.

Features include:
  • 1.33:1 Full Screen
  • English Stereo and Mono
  • Spanish Mono
  • English and Spanish subtitles
  • Audio Commentary by Alain Silver and James Ursin, acclaimed authors of film history (including The Noir Style)
  • Trailer
  • Fox Noir Trailers




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