Hilyard Brown

Born: 1910

Highlighted works

  • Freebie and the Bean

    This proto buddy-cop movie from 1974 is big, brash and frequently un-PC.

  • The Night of the Hunter

    The Night of the Hunter

    Actor Charles Laughton’s only film as a director is a complete one-off, a terrifying parable of the corruption of innocence featuring a career-best performance from Robert Mitchum.

  • Citizen Kane

    Citizen Kane

    Given extraordinary freedom by Hollywood studio RKO for his debut film, boy wonder Welles created a modernist masterpiece that is regularly voted the best film ever made.

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