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An Examination: Phantom Lady

When thinking about textbook “film noir”, a number of movies spring to mind. Popular examples of the WWII and post-war movement are such well-remembered classics as… 1,044 more words

Franchot Tone

Argentine Cinema: Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)

Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)
Directed by Hector Babenco
Produced by Francisco Ramalho Jr. and David Weisman
Written by Leonard Schrader
Based on the novel by Manuel Puig… 1,122 more words


L.A. Confidential

MOVIE: L.A. Confidential (1997)

LENGTH: 138 minutes

GENRE: Neo-Noir, Crime, Drama

WARNING: There is violence, nudity, language, and sexual content.


A string of murders in 1950s Los Angeles bring out the growing corruption, and spurs three cops to pursue their own ideas of justice – one by-the-book cop, Det. 1,033 more words

Classic Films To Watch

In a Lonely Place

The Film Noir Odyssey

Writer: Edmund H. North & Andrew Solt

Based on the 1947 novel “In a Lonely Place” by Dorothy B. Hughes

Director: Nicholas Ray… 1,014 more words

Film Noir


It is definitely not everybody’s cup of tea, but if you like sci-fi movies and film noir detective movies you should probably check out Netflix’s… 127 more words


Sam Gavel in "Fuel of Fools"

My new short story “Fuel of Fools” is up at Crimson Streets. It’s the second part in my Sam Gavel series after “ 124 more words

Film Noir

Noir Alley

Noir Alley May 20, 2018: Uncle Eddie, as you invited, I’m letting you know what I thought of this week’s Noir Alley. Let me begin by saying: “Well, at least you got back to… 411 more words