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Last of Claude's Great Pictures
Watched after hearing Mr Chamberlain's tribute to Claude Rains.What great actors,both men.A well-worth picture to look at,Rains sly as ever,still had that look of mischief in his eyes.
The real value in this film is Al Dewlan, the writer of the original novel. Dewlan is a great storyteller who knows how to develop character and storyline. Haven't been able to find a way to view this film . . . but I'll keep looking. The one other Dewlan movie, Ride Beyond Vengeance (from Dewlan's book, Night of the Tiger) was not particularly well done, but it followed Dewlan's story precisely, which gives it some value. I'd like to see how Twilight of Honor was done.
Dawn of Greatness
- Paul Conrad Jackson
Twilight of Honor is a superb piece of courtroom drama. Reminds me somewhat of James Stewart's Anatomy of a Murder. This Richard Chamberlain movie is beautifully photographed - glad it is black and white and not color and the flashbacks neatly done to pull the yarn together. James Gregory is a fine character actor, and Claude Rains, now sadly looking his age, never fails to impress. Chamberlain's idealism nicely contrasts with the seediness of a town gone badly wrong. Joey Heatherton looks delicious in this, I think, her first movie role. All top-notch entertainment.