Tag Archives: Film Noir

YOU MUST REMEMBER THIS…

Roy Bonario, the Bon himself, just sent me a link to some of the great film noir movie posters. You can check it out by clicking on the link below. They’ve got some great ones, including the posters for both Hollow Triumph and The Scar, which of course were the same great movie. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9IJdk9oYG8g&NR=1

YES HARRY, YOU’VE GOT IT ALL, BUT….

  Review by Mike Dennis From the moment you see Richard Widmark running through dark alleys in the opening scene of Jules Dassin’s 1950 classic, Night And The City, you know he’s totally screwed. If only he knew it. But such is the lot of film noir protagonists. Caught up in the backwash of their […]

HEY, MISTER. GIVE A GIRL A LIFT?

I hadn’t seen the movie Detour for quite some time, so I pulled it out the other night and gave it a look. And I’m glad I did. It’s even better than I remembered it. For those who are unfamiliar with this 1945 classic film noir (and I hope there aren’t too many), it’s all […]

FILM NOIR, ANYONE?

Some of my favorite movies are in the film noir genre.  What a surprise, right?  Thing is, I’ve always liked them, since before they were called film noir, or at least since before I was aware of that French phrase. Of course, it’s well-known that the filmmakers weren’t really aware that they were creating a […]