Amanda may be a fish out of water in Dart's tiny mining town, but she's friendly and eager to fit in. Decca Records 9-29532, format: 45 rpm; 29532, format: 78 rpm. Amanda adjusts easily to the rustic living conditions of Lodestone, and to the meddling opinions of the wife of the mine superintendent Jim Mablett, but feels devalued when Dart apparently does not want children. Fine F is a poster with good color and a very presentable overall appearance. Jane Russell portrays Amanda Lawrence, a New York socialite vacationing in Arizona. Dart, unaware she was pregnant, tries to see her in the hospital but accedes to Hugh's dissuasion not to.
When his attention is completely occupied trying to get the foxfire project going, she innocently spends time with Hugh, who makes no secret to others that he is still attracted to Amanda, causing gossip in town begun by the jealous Maria, Hugh's nurse. Daniels to provide nice vistas of the well done location work. Dart has heard the rumors and misdirected by Maria, believes she is having a tryst with Hugh. Tyson, to back Dart's foxfire project but this also backfires when Dart's pride is injured. Jeff Wells is Fred Haseney, Jeff Chandler's reincarnation. Although his problems appear to be bigger than they actually are, he makes a fine, romantic figure of a man. Foxfire earned a footnote in history as the film which was being screened on the Andrea Doria on the day that the ill-fated luxury liner went down.
She seeks out his mother, who explains her son's cultural attitudes, which include a belief that love is only temporary and that fathers do not acknowledge sons until they come of age and abandon their mothers. Thank you for an enjoyable review! She is completely believable in a role that was originally intended for June Allyson! Film rights were bought by Universal in July 1953. We do not sell reprints or reproductions of any kind. The posters should have no holes, no tears and no paper loss. You will get a notification at the top of the site as soon as the current price equals or falls below your price. It may have one or more general signs of use such as slight fold separation, fold wear, pin holes, or very minor tears.
All of our images are high resolution scans or photographs of the actual item available for purchase. She finds she doesn't understand him fully but pursues to investigate him in order to make a success of their marriage. For the record, Chandler was a fantastic singer and I have a number of the songs he recorded. She and Dart are happy, but she struggles to understand her insecure husband's darker moods and emotional reserve, finally understanding him better when she visits an Indian reservation and meets the mother Celia Lovsky who abandoned him. Less well known, but also kind of interesting and maybe even a little bit funny for those of you with darker senses of humor , Foxfire was reportedly the film that was playing in the Andrea Doria when it famously collided with another ship and sank in 1956, albeit thankfully without the same high mortality rate that accompanied the sinking of the Titanic the always questionable Wikipedia features this factoid, but I found an ostensibly more reliable source. For example, in the United Kingdom, import duties apply to any item valued at over £18.
His jealous rages and macho attitude cause her much misery, while the excavation project is threatened by prejudice and fear. The supporting cast includes Barton MacLane and Frieda Inescort. This is commonly thought to have been suggested by ; a reading of the correspondence from Benjamin Gale, however, shows that Benjamin Franklin was only consulted for alternative forms of lighting when the cold temperatures rendered the foxfire inactive. The association of foxes with such fires is widespread, however, and occurs also in Japanese folklore. Her cheerfully sincere efforts to make her marriage work are worthy of sympathy, but, all things considered, Mr. It collapses and injures his hands, but he also finds the vein of gold.
My to-see list for this year keeps getting longer. It's another reason his far-too-early death in 1961 was such a loss. Russell and Chandler have terrific chemistry. Universal originally announced that , who matched Seton's description of her heroine, would co-star with Jeff Chandler. Amanda Dartland accompanies her half-Apache husband Jonathan to a mining community where he will supervise the excavation of an almost mythical Apache treasure.
. Reviewed by djscamwi 10 On vacation, Jane Russell meets and falls for a local guy and wants to marry him. Foxfire is historically notable in that it was the last American film to be shot in three-strip , which process had been displaced by the coarser-grained and less chromatically saturated, but much cheaper, single-strip process. Foxfire, also called fairy fire or fire , is the created by some species of present in decaying wood. The film was directed by and filmed by.
Condition: Used, Condition: Folded, Condition: Good. These fees can become rather expensive, so be sure to check with your local postal authority to avoid any surprises later. Folded posters may show very minimal wear at the folds due to storage. She gets past her old feelings and the couple marries. Very Fine is a poster with bright color and a clean overall appearance. Orchestra by Sonny Burke; vocal by Jeff Chandler with The Rhythmaires. But it plays in 2019 more like pure camp than like anything one would take remotely seriously.
Los Angeles Times 7 Jan 1951: D5. Archived from on 25 December 2015. It's a thoroughly enjoyable watch, starting from the opening credits, with Jeff Chandler singing the title song, which he cowrote with Henry Mancini. Informed at the airport by Maria that he's been hurt, Amanda rushes back, where Dart admits that the mine collapse showed him that he needs her and is no longer afraid of love. It collapses and injures his hands, but he also finds the vein of gold. Although his problems appear to be bigger than they actually are, he makes a fine, romantic figure of a man. Los Angeles Times 27 July 1954: A7.
Amanda tries to bridge the cultural gap, and Jonathan must do the same, or he will lose her. Heavy edge wear, scuffing and some staining throughout, creasing in corners and along some borders, tears on left and right borders and bottom border with some missing paper, single-sided, stored flat See More. Amanda also grows close to a local doctor, Hugh Dan Duryea , sending Dartland into a fit of jealousy. We do not use any stock images. Coping with local racial prejudices, as Dart is half-Indian, adds to the challenges she faces. Mara Corday also shines in the small role of Duryea's nurse. While Foxfire never quite attains the hyperbolic histrionics of a typical Douglas Sirk film, there's definitely a Sirkian melodramatic aspect to many of the plot proceedings.