1) The Informer
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The scene is Dublin, 1922. Gypo Nolan stumbles through a foggy Irish night, his brain pickled in whiskey and his soul tormented by shame and fear. Gypo is an informer, a turncoat who betrayed his friend to the British police for 20 pounds. Now he can't spend the money fast enough, nor can he run from his treachery fast enough as he brawls, brags, swaggers and lies his way toward his fate.
In Kansas City Confidential, four robbers hold up an armored truck, getting away with over a million dollars in cash. Joe Rolfe (John Payne), a down-on-his-luck delivery driver who is accused of involvement in the heist, sets out to discover who set him up and to exact revenge. He follows a trail that leads him to a web of hired killers and corrupt police in Mexico. Kansas City Confidential was the source of inspiration for Quentin Tarantino's Reservoir...
Eclipse volume series 5
I shot Jesse James. The story of Robert Ford, who fatally betrayed his friend, the notorious Jesse James. The baron of Arizona. In the mid-1800s, James A. Reavis forges documents that turn the Arizona Territory over to a woman whom he later marries, setting himself up as owner of the state. The steel helmet. Korean War soldiers grapple with moral and racial issues while trying to stay alive.