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I’ve made a discovery! I’ve found him!

He is sarcastic, ironic, doesn’t give a damn, he is loyal, he doesn’t want to be a hero and he isn’t, he has principles, and he sometimes even sticks to them! 816 more words

Book Review

Two Glass Keys

It doesn’t seem to be widely known (or at least I didn’t know it) that the 1942 movie version of The Glass Key is a remake. 1,036 more words


Mickey One (1965) - Free Jazz New Wave

Within five minutes of Mickey One, this experimental film levellies a barrage of outstanding cool black and white images at you. Everyone you could instantly freeze frame, print and stick straight up on your wall. 449 more words


Film Noir

The reason I called my blog ‘Noir’, was because I’m a huge fan of ‘film noir’ and black and white films of that period, hence the black and white photography. 244 more words


2017 Blind Spots: Kansas City Confidential (1952)

On the surface, Phil Karlson’s Kansas City Confidential appears to be a standard noir. Three criminals are blackmailed into a heist job by a burly and considerably aged Preston Foster. 267 more words

Chase: Cold Case Investigations: The Hotel Dusk Sequel We Need?

The august of last year saw the release of Chase: Cold Case Investigations, a game made by the former members of Cing, the team behind the DS classics Hotel Dusk: Room 215 and Another Code: Two Memories (known as Trace Memory in the NA). 1,626 more words

Chase: Cold Case Investigations