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Touch of Evil written and directed by Orson Welles, based on the novel by Whit Masterson9 out of 10Notes and thoughts on other books are available at:- https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list... and http://realini.blogspot.ro/Touch of Evil is one of the best films you can see, coming from the phenomenal writer, director and star who gave the world- Citizen Kane, probably the best film everTouch of Evil has been acclaimed by the critics and it is included on The New York Times’ Best 1,000 Movies Ev...
There are a multitude of books on Welles, and rightly so...but this is one of the few that simply looks at my favourite of, not just Welles' films, but one of my all time favourite films. Touch of Evil is a masterpiece, not just because of the title sequence, but layer on layer of quality; it is known for two prints - the original theatrical release and the 'Welles Cut' based on the discovery of his annotated shooting script - this book neatly looks at both.A nice synopsis of the film and Welles...
Very good, fans of the film will enjoy it immensely.
made me consider the feat of shooting entire dialogue reverses blocks away from each other (one has a church, behind welles one has a whorehouse, behind charlton heston) and maybe even nights apart. this is the b movie that made the grade.