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Day 20 of Noirvember: Homme Noir Discoveries, or "How I Got My Big Break"

Today’s celebration of Noirvember takes a look at the paths that three of my favorite noir actors took to reach the land of noir.

After working in such varied posts as engineer for a meatpacking firm and floor walker in the lingerie department at Chicago’s Marshall Field’s department store, Burt Lancaster ( 403 more words

Film Noir

Being a responsible parent 2: Hawk the Slayer

Seeing as I’m taking the high road and setting out to make sure that Finn can safely watch any manner of movies without untold trauma, nightmares and growing up into a serial killer, I’m taking it on myself to watch as many of the films I saw as a kid to see how “Family friendly” they are. 1,281 more words


Baby Prozac

From the moment that the doctor declared I was a girl and smacked my alabaster ass, I’ve been a bit off.

I started to display signs of mental problems as young as 2 years old. 452 more words


So Bad It's Good: The Proudly Formulaic, Brazenly Homoerotic 'Tango & Cash'

Bad movies are not a simple matter. There are nearly as many categories of terrible movies as there are for great ones: there are films that are insultingly stupid ( 1,559 more words


More Fun Commercials With Favorite Actors

Hopper rocking it.

Henry Fonda sales pitch.

Make love the Bruce Campbell way.

Angie could sell me anything.

Jack Palance oozes confidence.

Daily Take


There’s no living with a killing. There’s no going back from one. Right or wrong, it’s a brand… a brand sticks. There’s no going back…

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