The Postman Always Rings Twice By James M Cain
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  • The Postman always Rings Twice
    The Postman always Rings Twice

    First published in 1934, THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE caused a scandal with its explosive mix of violence and sex, and immediately became a bestseller. The torrid story of Frank Chambers, the amoral drifter, Cora, the sullen and brooding wife, and Nick Papadakis, the amiable but inconvenient husband, has become a classic of its kind, and established Cain as a major novelist with a spare and vital prose style and a bleak vision of America. THE AUTHOR James M. Cain was born in Annapolis, Maryland...

    £3.75
    greenmetropolis.com
  • THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE
    THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE

    Description: First edition, first printing. Original orange cloth with blue titles and borders to upper board and spine, in dustwrapper. An excellent near fine copy, the cloth clean and the contents without inscriptions or stamps. Text block edges a little spotted. Complete with the near fine lightly rubbed price-clipped dustwrapper which has some small scuffs to the bottom edge of the front panel and a slightly darkened spine. Loosely laid in is a black and white photograph of the author signed...

    £2,400.00
    luciusbooks.com
  • The Postman Always Rings Twice
    The Postman Always Rings Twice

    The sign outside the roadside diner says Man Wanted. Drifter Frank Chambers knows the sign has more than one meaning when he eyes pouty luminous Cora the much-younger bride of the diner's proprietor.Based on the same-titled novel by James M. Cain (Double Indemnity Mildred Pierce) this quintessential film-noir classic combines studio-system gloss with Cain's hard-bitten tale of murderous attractions. John Garfield and Lana Turner give career-benchmark performances as Frank and Cora illicit...

  • The Postman Always Rings Twice
    The Postman Always Rings Twice

    First published in 1934, THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE caused a scandal with its explosive mix of violence and sex, and immediately became a bestseller. The torrid story of Frank Chambers, the amoral drifter, Cora, the sullen and brooding wife, and Nick Papadakis, the amiable but inconvenient husband, has become a classic of its kind, and established Cain as a major novelist with a spare and vital prose style and a bleak vision of America. THE AUTHOR James M. Cain was born in Annapolis, Maryland...

  • The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
    The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

    This storming adaptation of the James Cain novella may not be as steamy as the remake, but Cora's affair with a young drifter still casts dangerous shadows on a summer's day.

  • Postman Always Rings Twice, The Movie Posters Original and Vintage
    Postman Always Rings Twice, The Movie Posters Original and Vintage

    Notes: Lana Turner, John Garfield in James M. Cain noir classic. A rare un-restored example in remarkable condition. A married woman and a drifter fall in love, then plot to murder her husband... but even once the deed is done, they must live with the consequences of their actions.

    £6,000.00
    atthemoviesltd.com
  • The Postman Always Rings Twice, 1946 by Anonymous
    The Postman Always Rings Twice, 1946 by Anonymous

    Celebrity Photography art print, poster (40 x 34 cm)

  • James M. Cain and the American Authors' Authority
    James M. Cain and the American Authors' Authority

    The 1940s offered ever-increasing outlets for writers in book publishing, magazines, radio, film, and the nascent television industry, but the standard rights arrangements often prevented writers from collecting a fair share of the profits made from their work. To remedy this situation, novelist and screenwriter James M. Cain (The Postman Always Rings Twice, Double Indemnity, Mildred Pierce) proposed that all professional writers, including novelists, playwrights, poets, and screenwriters, should...

  • The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain - Folio Society edition in slip-case
    The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain - Folio Society edition in slip-case

    First published in 1934. Introduced by Steve Erickson, full-page colour illustrations by Patrick Leger. This edition published by arrangement with the Orion Publishing Group Ltd. and Alfred A. Knopf, imprint of The Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, division of Random House, Inc. Book supplied with a slipcase. Pagination: xi + 119. Book is in fine condition for a second-hand book; slip-case has very light bumping to one rear edge, otherwise in near-fine condition.

  • Postman Always Rings Twice (1946) / Blu-ray (Multi-Region)
    Postman Always Rings Twice (1946) / Blu-ray (Multi-Region)

    Based on the same-titled novel by James M. Cain ( Double Indemnity , Mildred Pierce ), this quintessential film-noir classic combines studio-system gloss with Cain's hard-bitten tale of murderous attractions. John Garfield and Lana Turner give career-benchmark performances as Frank and Cora, illicit lovers who botch a first attempt to bump off Cora's hubby, pull it off, betray each other at trial and yet wriggle free. But their volatile tale does not end there. As the film's metaphorical title indicates...

    £12.99
    dvdworldusa.com