Category: Film Noir

Scarlett Street 1945 film noir Edward G Robinson Joan Bennet

Scarlett Street (1945) – A Review

A con artist couple put the squeeze on a lowly banker in Fritz Lang’s 1945 film noir Scarlett Street, starring Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennet and Dan Duryea.

Lady in the Lake 1947 Philip Marlowe film noir Robert Montgomery Audrey Totter

The Lady In The Lake (1947) – A Review

A review of the 1947 noir The Lady in the Lake starring Robert Montgomery as Philip Marlowe in a film told entirely in a first person point of view

Marilyn Monroe in Niagara film noir drama 1953

Niagara (1953) – A Review

A review of the 1953 film noir drama Niagara starring Marilyn Monroe, Joseph Cotten, Jean Peters & Max Showalter, about a plan of murder at Niagara Falls

The Window 1949 film noir Bobby Driscoll

The Window (1949) – A Review

A review of the 1949 film noir thriller The Window about a nine year old boy who witnesses a killing and the murderers set out to silence him

Moontide 1942 Jean Gabin Ida Lupino film noir

Moontide (1942) – A Review

A review of the 1942 film noir Moontide starring Jean Gabin, Ida Lupino, Claude Rains and Thomas Mitchell

Fourteen Hours 1951 film noir drama

Fourteen Hours (1951) – A Review

A review of the 1951 film noir drama Fourteen Hours about a suicidal man on the ledge of a building starring Richard Basehart and Paul Douglas

Rita Hayworth Glenn Ford Gilda 1946 film noir

Gilda (1946) – A Review

A review of the 1946 film noir Gilda starring Glenn Ford and Rita Hayworth in her most famous role

Kiss Me Deadly 1955 film noir

Kiss Me Deadly (1955) – A Review

A review of the 1955 classic B-movie film noir Kiss Me Deadly starring Ralph Meeker as detective Mike Hammer, directed by Robert Aldrich

99 River Street film noir

99 River Street (1953) – A Review

A review of the 1953 film noir 99 River Street starring John Payne, Evelyn Keyes and Peggie Castle, directed by Phil Karlson

Tension 1949 film noir

Tension (1949) – A Review

A review of the 1949 film noir Tension starring Richard Basehart, Cyd Charisse, Audrey Totter and Lloyd Gough

John Cusack The Bag Man 2014 thriller

The Bag Man (2014) – A Review

A review of the 2014 film noir The Bag Man starring John Cusack, Robert DeNiro, Dominic Purcell, Crispin Glover and Rebecca Da Costa

The Sniper 1952 film noir

The Sniper (1952) – A Review

A review of the 1952 underrated film noir The Sniper about a mentally unhinged man who goes on a killing spree in San Francisco with his high-powered rifle

The Lineup 1958 film noir Eli Wallach

The Lineup (1958) – A Review

A review of the 1958 film noir The Lineup starring Eli Wallach as a hitman loose on the streets of San Francisco and the police trying to catch him