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Black Widow

The Film Noir Odyssey

Writer: Nunnally Johnson

Based on the novel “Black Widow” by Patrick Quentin

Director: Nunnally Johnson

Cinematographer: Charles G. Clarke

Music: Leigh Harline… 818 more words

Film Noir

Dragonwyck (1946)

Plot: Nicholas Van Ryn (Vincent Price) owns a sizable estate known as Dragonwyck, where he oversees hundreds of tenant farmers and controls a considerable fortune in various resources. 599 more words

Night and The City

(Check out the previous essay in this film noir essay series here: Fury)

1950’s Night and The City was the final film that esteemed American noir director Jules Dassin ever created for the Hollywood system. 1,031 more words


Back in Time #1 | The Ghost and Mrs Muir

On the 5th of September, we published our first article on Tsundokursed. That was six months ago. SIX MONTHS. Can you imagine? Time flew by! And to celebrate that, I decided to review THREE beautiful oldies for you this March. 793 more words


Advise & Consent

The Film Noir Odyssey

Writer: Wendell Mayes

Based on the novel “Advise & Consent” by Allen Drury

Director: Otto Preminger

Cinematographer: Sam Leavitt

Music: Jerry Fielding… 1,004 more words

Film Noir

Personal Affair [1953]

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This gripping British thriller made by the Rank Studios tells the story of forbidden love between teacher and pupil in a sleepy town in 1950’s England. 109 more words

Rank Studio

Thursday Thoughts

Where’s the Beef?
Yesterday Bill and I celebrated Valentine’s Day by going to morning Ash Wednesday Mass which included receiving ashes on our foreheads, and then eating a decidedly un-Valentiney lunch (at least for Bill) of fish tacos. 554 more words