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Expressionistic crime dramas of the 40s and 50s: tough cops and private eyes, femme fatales, mean city streets and deserted backroads, bags of loot and dirty double-crossers.



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An atmospheric film starring Charles Russell and Mary Beth Hughes. Fritz Leiber, Sr. (father of the famous author) has a cameo as a seer or psychic. "You're very pretty ... when those lips aren't moving." The IMDB entry is here. This print seems to be complete and may be of higher quality than the one already in the Archive. You can load the mpeg2 file into DVDAuthorGUI (a free program) and create a DVD to watch on your television.
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Topics: noir, Fritz Leiber, Charles Russell, Mary Beth Hughes
Film Noir
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The Killers (also known as A Man Alone) is a 1946 American film noir directed by Robert Siodmak and based in part on the 1927 short story of the same name by Ernest Hemingway. It stars Burt Lancaster in his film debut, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien and Sam Levene. The film also features William Conrad in his first credited role, as one of the killers referred to in the title.   In 2008, The Killers was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of...
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Topics: Robert Siodmak, Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Sam Levene, William Conrad, 1940s,...
Film Noir
by Fritz Lang, Walter Wanger
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German director Fritz Lang is best known for the highly influential films from relatively early in his career, especially Metropolis (1927) and M (1931). But he also had a brief Hollywood heyday during the mid 1940s, when he made some of his best films. Scarlet Street has been claimed by film noir. This attribution is understandable. The lighting is dark, with heavy use of shadows. The characters are all shady as well. Kitty is certainly a femme fatale, although hints are dropped that she is an...
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Topics: Film-Noir, Drama, Black Comedy, Fritz Lang
Film Noir
by Leo C. Popkin
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D.O.A. (1950) is a film noir drama film directed by Rudolph Maté, considered a classic of the stylistic genre. The frantically-paced plot revolves around a doomed man's quest to find out who has poisoned him – and why – before he dies. The film begins with a scene called "perhaps one of cinema's most innovative opening sequences" by a BBC reviewer. The scene is a long, behind-the-back tracking sequence featuring Frank Bigelow (O'Brien) walking through a hallway into a police...
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Topics: suspense, film noir, pdmovies
Film Noir
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[2016-09-17 An upgraded version has been uploaded. The "MPEG4" file is the smallest file, and it's the source file. Download it if your player can handle h.265 (HEVC).] Lizabeth Scott and Arthur Kennedy are a couple who receive a satchel full of money that was intended for someone else (Dan Duryea). He wants to turn the cash over to the authorities; she wants to keep it---no matter what the consequenses: "Jane, Jane, what's happening to us---what's happening. The money sits down...
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Topics: noir, suspense, murder, crime
Film Noir
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Double. Indemnity. 1944.720p
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Topics: Movie, films, crime
Source: torrent:urn:sha1:b38edaf35a5fc1e8a28b04b03a2e69786debf646
Film Noir
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"Wealthy businessman survives attempt by wife to have him killed, makes it look like she succeeded and starts a new life in small town as auto mechanic. Variation on idea elevated to noir importance by The Killers (1946), where victim of femme fatale tries to abandon the city and his past identity." - noir expert Spencer Selby
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Topic: pdmovies
The Video Cellar Collection
by Edward D Wood Jr
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Jail Bait (1954) Directed by Edward D Wood Jr. A Howco Release A vicious criminal uses plastic surgery to escape the police.This movie features Steve Reeves (undubbed). This is the original version of the film released in 1954. This film was registered for copyright (1954 LP3883) and never renewed. It entered the public domain on 1 January 1983.
favoritefavorite ( 21 reviews )
Topics: Edward D Wood Jr, Mystery, Crime Thriller, Steve Reeves, Delores Fuller, Lyle Talbot, Ed Wood
Film Noir
by W. Lee Wilder
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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Film Noir
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Top-of-the-line noir melodrama featuring Van Heflin, Barbara Stanwyck, Lizabeth Scott, and Kirk Douglas. Don't miss it. (The video is interlaced in the MPEG2 file. If viewing with VLC, deinterlace with menu-path Video/Deinterlace/Blend.) You can load the mpeg2 file into DVDAuthorGUI (a free program) and create a DVD to watch on your television.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: noir, Van Heflin, Lizabeth Scott
Film Noir
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In San Francisco, a woman tries to track down her husband, who is hiding from a killer and from the police. The IMDB entry is here .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews )
Topics: noir, crime, suspense, thriller, murder, witness
Film Noir
by Bryan Foy
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Gripping film noir crime drama about a manhunt for a ruthless killer who plays a deadly cat and mouse game with the police. Starring Richard Basehart, Scott Brady, Whit Bissell, and Jack Webb, this movie was the basis for "Dragnet". Watch for Whit Bissell, the unsung but solid bit player who has appeared in hundreds of films and TV shows
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Topics: crime drama, manhunt, film noir
Film Noir
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A high-quality p.d. noir.   Don't bother downloading the h.264 file or the Ogg Video file; the Cinepack file from which they are derived is smaller.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Cornel Wilde, Richard Conte, Jean Wallace, Brian Donlevy, Lee Van Cleef, Earl Holliman
Film Noir
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 Studio One Sentence Of Death August 17, 1953 Uploaded By Sam's Classic TV & Sam's Retro TV Please Checkout My Free Youtube Channel & subscribe  Were it not for the fact that James Dean as the alleged accused killer was in it, Sentence of Death would probably not mean much in the history of TV entertainment. Dean is the most memorable of the performances in a story that seems to be patched from various detective movies and TV shows. As the socialite who thinks Dean is not the killer,...
Topics: Studio One, Sam's Classic TV, Classic TV, Public Domain
Film Noir
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Steve McQueen stars in a gritty, downbeat, and sometimes savage heist movie that features a gang of very psychologically warped men and a story that's based on an actual crime. Warning: this film is devoid of humor, wit, cheerfulness, glamor, and mercy. It's grim to the brim. Some will find that viewing it is an unpleasant experience. This movie is in the public domain. Video-Cellar wrote: The film was originally published without a notice, but most prints currently in circulation are later...
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Topics: Steve McQueen, Crahan Denton, David Clarke, bank robbery, heist, Saint Louis, St. Louis, pdmovies
Laura is a 1944 American film noir produced and directed by Otto Preminger. It stars Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews and Clifton Webb along with Vincent Price and Judith Anderson. The screenplay by Jay Dratler, Samuel Hoffenstein and Betty Reinhardt is based on the 1943 novel Laura by Vera Caspary. In 1999, Laura was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant". The...
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Topics: Otto Preminger, Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, Clifton Webb, Vincent Price, Judith Anderson, 1940s,...
Film Noir
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Edmond O'Brien and Frank Lovejoy pick up a hitch-hiker (William Talman) who turns out to be an insane escaped convict. The mpeg2 file is ready to be loaded into dvdAuthorGUI to create a DVD to watch on your television.
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Topics: suspense, terror, hitch-hiker, murder, convict
Film Noir
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The action begins when a car occupied by the corpse of a sleazy private detective glides down a hill and winds up in front of a police station. (The title of the film stems from the fact that police stations used to have green lights at the entrance.) Currently (2010-02-23) the movie is rated 7.2 at the IMDB ! Some of the stars are William Gargan, Carole Landis, John Ireland, Charles Russell, and Don Beddoe. Althought this film was already on this site, those who didn't want to download 4...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 29 reviews )
Topics: William Gargan, crime, drama, noir, murder, mystery, police, reporters, John Ireland, Charles...
Film Noir
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"Man is involved in two freakish accidents that make him look like a murderer. Poverty row masterwork that is the most precise elucidation of the noir theme of explicit fatalism." - noir expert Spencer Selby | Cast: Tom Neal, Ann Savage, Claudia Drake, Edmund MacDonald. | A B-movie, it was shot in six days. The film, budgeted for $89,000 and ended up costing $117,000 to make.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 27 reviews )
Topics: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery, Thriller
Film Noir
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An engrossing suspense film with Mickey Rooney, Peter Lorre, and Jeanne Cagney. Needing money for a date, Rooney borrows $20 from the cash register, starting a chain of events that includes car theft, burglary, and possibly murder. (Yes, that is Jack Elam in the bar scene.) Read more at the IMDB . (The video is interlaced in both the MPEG2 file and the Cinepack. If viewing with VLC, deinterlace with menu-path Video/Deinterlace/Blend.) This is a better copy than the previous versions that were...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 18 reviews )
Topics: suspense, noir, crime, Mickey Rooney, Peter Lorre, Jack Elam
Film Noir
by John Huston
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This is a DVD image. Beat the Devil This movie has not become a cult classic for nothing. Among its other merits, it is one of the few films where a film noir is mixed with a comedy. It’s a whose who of actors of it’s vintage and is directed by John Huston. It stars Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida, Robert Morley and Peter Lorre.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews )
Topics: Humphrey Bogart, Jennifer Jones, Gina Lollobrigida
Film Noir
by Edward Small
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Four robbers hold up an armored truck getting away with over a million dollars in cash. Joe Rolfe (John Payne), a down-on-his-luck flower delivery truck driver is accused of being involved and is beaten up by the local police. Released due to lack of evidence, Joe, following the clues to a Mexican resort, decides to look for the men who set him up and get revenge.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 29 reviews )
Topics: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery, pdmovies
Film Noir
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    How's that for a title? Lawyer Raymond Burr (seeming very much like Perry Mason) brilliantly defends Angela Lansbury, who seems certain to be found guilty of murdering her husband, who was Burr's best friend! Instead of spoiling it for you, I'll just say that a couple of surprises lie ahead for him. It's a wonder this film was allowed to become p.d. Don't miss it. Also appearing are Dick Foran, John Dehner, Lamont Johnson, and Denver Pyle. You can load the mpeg2 file into DVDAuthorGUI (a...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 27 reviews )
Topics: murder, lawyer, Raymond Burr, noir, thriller, Angela Lansbury, Perry Mason, Dick Foran, John...
Film Noir
by Steve Sekely
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"Harsh tale of an alienated criminal's attempt to impersonate his psychiatrist-double. Important fatalistic noir, with classy visuals and a very fine script that features a creative doppelganger theme." - noir expert Spencer Selby Also titled "Hollow Triumph". Cast: Paul Henreid, Joan Bennett, Eduard Franz, Leslie Brooks, John Qualen. 82 min.
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Topic: film noir, crime drama, joan bennett. the scar. hollow triumph
Film Noir
by L.B. Merman, William H. Pine, William C. Thomas
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A film noir shocker, based on the story Nightmare by Cornell Woorlich, in which average Joe Vince Grayson (De Forest Kelley) dreams he murders someone and wakes up to find it may not have been a dream. This is worth it for the clever plot twists alone.
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Topics: Film-Noir, Mystery, De Forest Kelley
Film Noir
by Erich von Stroheim
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Les Rapaces (Greed) est un film américain en noir et blanc , muet. Réalisé par Erich von Stroheim , il est sorti aux États-Unis en décembre 1924 , et au cours de l'année 1925 en France . Ce chef-d'œuvre mutilé au montage s'inscrit dans la lignée des films naturalistes. Le scénario est adapté d'un roman de Frank Norris , Mc Teague , publié en 1899 et traduit en français sous le titre Les Rapaces , (réédition Agone , 2012). CINEMA - 7eme Art   (+ de 50.000 membres)...
Topics: rapaces, greed, Erich von Stroheim
Film Noir
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Shadow of a Doubt is a 1943 American psychological thriller film noir directed by Alfred Hitchcock, and starring Teresa Wright and Joseph Cotten. Written by Thornton Wilder, Sally Benson, and Alma Reville, the film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Story for Gordon McDonell. In 1991, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress, being deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant". The film was...
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Topics: Alfred Hitchcock, Teresa Wright, Joseph Cotten, 1940s, Mystery, Classsics, Drama, Crime, Black...
Film Noir
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A society reporter keeps herself in the headlines by marrying a series of wealthy men. They all die mysteriously afterwards though. Mystic Nights Videos
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Topics: Robert Paige, Leslie Brooks, Russ Vincent, Michael Whalen, Mystic Nights Videos
Film Noir
by Cult Classic Movies
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SABRINA ( Sabrina, 1954 - USA ) ( Filme Completo / Legendado em Português ) Data de Lançamento: 22 de Setembro de 1954 » SINOPSE: Dois irmãos pertencem à uma poderosa família, sendo um deles (Humphrey Bogart) é um empresário incansável e o outro (William Holden) é um playboy incorrigível. Mas quando a filha do motorista (Audrey Hepburn) retorna de viagem, após passar dois anos em Paris, o playboy se modifica e, como ela sempre foi apaixonada por ele, tudo seria muito fácil de...
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Topics: Filme Completo, Legendado, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Film Noir
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Conflict is a 1945 American black-and-white suspense FILM NOlR made by Warner Brothers. It was directed by Curtis Bernhardt, produced by William Jacobs from a screenplay by Arthur T. Horman and Dwight Taylor, based on the story The Pentacle by Alfred Neumann and Robert Siodmak. It starred Humphrey Bogart, Alexis Smith, and Sydney Greenstreet. The film is the only pairing of Bogart and Greenstreet of the five in which they acted together where Bogart rather than Greenstreet is the villain or...
Topics: Curtis Bernhardt, Humphrey Bogart, Alexis Smith, Sydney Greenstreet, Full Movie
Film Noir
by reallybadmovie@rocketmail.com
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Public Access TV show "Weirdness Really Bad Movie" hosts public domain movies and ads clean comedy sketches enjoyable for the whole family. Today's film is Ida Lupino's 1953 "The Hitch-Hiker"
Topics: murder, noir, comedy, classic TV, film noir, Weirdness, Weird, public domain
Film Noir
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Mary Beth Hughes, about to be married to Hugh Beaumont, receives a visit from his previous wife, who was presumed dead. And then the woman is found murdered. The video is interlaced in both the MPEG2 file and the Cinepack. If viewing with VLC, deinterlace with menu-path Video/Deinterlace/Blend.
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Topics: Hugh Beaumont, Mary Beth Hughes, murder
Film Noir
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eye 118,431

favorite 91

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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews )
Topic: Thriller
Film Noir
by Sol Lesser
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"Middle-aged farmer goes to extreme lengths to protect the dark secret associated with a deserted house on his property. Murky psychological thriller with resonant settings and an emotive Miklos Rozsa score." - noir expert Spencer Selby
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 28 reviews )
Topics: Thriller, Film-Noir, Mystery
Film Noir
by Richard B. Morros
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favorite 78

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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Film Noir
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A man arrested for bank robbery escapes and tries to track down the real culprits. You can find out more at IMDB.com .
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: bank robbery, framed, suspense
Film Noir
by Joe Kaufmann
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Also known as "Sensation Hunters". You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page . How To Make A DVD of this film: 1) Download these files: club_paradise.mpeg VIDEO_TS.BUP VIDEO_TS.IFO VTS_01_0.BUP VTS_01_0.IFO 2) Create folder named "VIDEO_TS" and move the files that you downloaded to that folder. 3) Rename "club_paradise.mpeg" to "VTS_01_0.VOB" 4) Burn the folder "VIDEO_TS" to a DVD-R (or DVD+R) disk with a DVD burning...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Film Noir
by Donald Ginsberg
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World War II vet Frank Pryor (Lloyd Bridges) returns to London from America after six years to look up an old flame, Pauline French (Moira Lister), now a successful actress. As he and the other passengers deplane and walk across to the terminal, Frank pauses for a moment and asks the man beside him for a light. There's a gunshot and the man crumples to the ground, shot by a marksman with a high-powered rifle, an assassin with a limp. It's not long before Frank Pryor is up to his neck in...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 20 reviews )
Topics: Crime, Drama, Lloyd Bridges
Film Noir
by Jean Renoir
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During WWI, two French soldiers are captured and imprisoned in a German P.O.W. camp. Several escape attempts follow until they are eventually sent to a seemingly inescapable fortress.   It is also the tale of the end of the Old World and beginning of The New, illustrated in the relationship between the German office in charge and an aristocratic French prisoner.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 1937, La Grande Illusion, Grand Illusion, Feature Films, War Movies, World War I, WW1, War Drama
Film Noir
by Felix E. Feist
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"Tough cop helps his lover cover up the shooting of her wealthy husband. Mainstream noir, primarily distinguished by its acting and San Francisco visuals." - noir expert Spencer Selby Cast: Lee J. Cobb, John Dall, Jane Wyatt, Lisa Howard. 81 min.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 22 reviews )
Film Noir
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on a train ride a diamond is stolen and a murder commited and sherlock holmes takes on the case.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: sherlock holmes, terror by night, basil rathbone, hd
Mildred Pierce is a 1945 American FILM NOlR directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, and Zachary Scott, also featuring Eve Arden, Ann Blyth, and Bruce Bennett. Based on the 1941 novel by James M. Cain, this was Crawford's first starring film for Warner Bros. after leaving Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and won her the Academy Award for Best Actress.   In 1996, Mildred Pierce was deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant" and selected for...
Topics: Michael Curtiz, Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Zachary Scott, Full Movie
Film Noir
by Eugene Frenke
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Taken from IMDB : Chuck Scott gets a job as chauffeur to tough guy Eddie Roman; but Chuck's involvement with Eddie's fearful wife becomes a nightmare. Originally uploaded by www.k-otic.com
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Noir
Film Noir
by Break Wind Studios
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http://imdb.com/title/tt0041368/ Thelma Jordon (Barbara Stanwyck), late one night, shows up in the office of married Assistant DA Cleve Marshall (Wendell Corey). Before Cleve can stop himself, he and Thelma are involved in an illicit affair. But Thelma is a mysterious woman, and Cleve can't help wondering if she is hiding something. Thelma has a plan up her sleeve that will ruin Corey if his love for her and his own weakness win out. Thelma has a heart and a conscience. She comes to love Cleve,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews )
Topics: Crime, mystery, Barbara Stanwyck
Film Noir
by Mort Briskin, Robert Smith
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Robert Young plays Jeff Cohalan, a young man whose wife was murdered while they were on their honeymoon, and who is plagued by strange accidents and visions of her death. He meets a beautiful young woman on a train, Ellen (Betsy Drake), and it becomes apparent that the two are very attracted to one another. Ellen soon learns about Jeff's past and is quickly drawn into his strange dark world, even when she begins to realize that Jeff may be much more dangerous than he seems.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Topics: Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
Film Noir
by Edgar G. Ulmer
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"Adolescent believes that his widowed mother's suitor may have murdered his father. Stylish cheapie by the recognized master of stylish cheapies." - noir expert Spencer Selby
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews )
Topic: film noir, Ulmer
Film Noir
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1941 - The Maltese Falcon - El Halcón Maltés - John Huston
Topics: Film Noir temprano, John Huston, 1941
Film Noir
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A noirish detective yarn. The script is by Roy Huggins. Please be aware that the video quality is poor.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews )
Topics: Roy Huggins, detective
Film Noir
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Film Noir
Topic: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0046791/?ref_=nv_sr_5
Film Noir
by James Ellsworth
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A gang of bank robbers (Johnny Cash) terrorize a small town by knocking on doors and then killing whoever answers.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews )
Topics: Crime, Music, Drama, Thriller
Film Noir
by Aubrey Schenck, James T. Vaughn
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Port of New York is a 1949 film shot in semidocumentary style. The film is notable for being Yul Brynner's first movie. The film tells the story of a customs and treasury agent out to stop the distribution of opium, that came in on a ship in the Port of New York but was smuggled off by drug dealers. The leader of the drug dealers is the suave Vicola (Brynner).
favoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Semidocumentary, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Yul Brynner
Film Noir
by Georges Maurer, Detmar Walter
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Glen Ford plays Michael Blake a WWII veteran who retuns to France to find a mysterious Green Glove he had discoverd during the early days of Normandy invasion.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews )
Topics: Suspense, Mystery
Film Noir
by E.B. Derr
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An ex-con is employed by the man who framed him for bank robbery. You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topic: drama
Film Noir
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Kiss Me Deadly is an independently made 1955 American film noir, produced and directed by Robert Aldrich, and starring Ralph Meeker, Albert Dekker, Paul Stewart, Juano Hernandez, Wesley Addy, and with Maxine Cooper and Cloris Leachman in their feature film debuts.The screenplay was written by Aldrich and A.I. Bezzerides, based on Mickey Spillane's crime novel Kiss Me, Deadly. Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kiss_Me_Deadly Suggested Film Noirs: http://bit.ly/2tLevkl The Internet Archive...
Topics: Robert Aldrich, 1950s, Film Noir Full Movies, Film Noir, Drama, Crime, Classics, Mystery,...
Film Noir
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Derived from the 4.4 GB high-definition version found here on this site.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: John Payne, Preston Foster, Lee Van Cleef, Jack Elam, Neville Brand, Coleen Gray
Film Noir
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This was a live performance June 25, 1952 captured on a kinescope recording, and later transferred to tape.  It has been restored to bring it closer to what the original may have looked like on TV in 1952.  A much better restoration is possible with pro software if the kinescope film still exists.  It was presented on the Celanese Theatre, which featured adaptations of plays by well-known authors.  The commercials were of course for Celanese plastic and fiber made into products.  There...
Topics: Clay Clement, Ralph Morgan, Melville Cooper, Mildred Dunnock, Philip Coolidge, Nell Harrison,...
All the King's Men is a 1949 American FILM NOlR written, produced, and directed by Robert Rossen. It is based on the 1946 Robert Penn Warren novel of the same name. The film stars Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, Mercedes McCambridge, and Joanne Dru. The plot focuses on the rise and fall of the ambitious and ruthless politician, Willie Stark (Crawford) in the American South. Though a fictional character, Stark strongly resembles Louisiana governor Huey Long.   The movie won three Academy...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Robert Rossen, Broderick Crawford, John Ireland, Mercedes McCambridge, Joanne Dru, Full Movie
Film Noir
by Mark Stevens
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After the theft of $500,000 in a carefully executed train robbery, an insurance investigator (Mark Stevens, who also doubled as director and producer) is forced to cancel a planned vacation with his wife to assist a railroad detective in identifying the culprits and recovering the money. However, private preoccupations weigh on his mind and he grows increasingly restless as the investigation goes on. External links: IMDB page American Film Institute entry Noir of the Week review Under the hood:...
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Topics: film noir, train robbery, Mark Stevens, King Calder, Felicia Farr, Marianne Stewart, Wesley Addy
Film Noir
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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews )
Topics: crime, drama, noir
Film Noir
by Aubrey Schenck
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This post-World War II suspense thriller sets off an emotional roller coaster after the psychologically fragile wife of a POW (Anabel Shaw) witnesses a brutal murder from a hotel window while waiting to be reunited with her husband (Frank Latimer). By the time he arrives, she's nearly comatose with shock. The hotel's psychiatrist (Vincent Price) is called in to help Film noir classic, noted for its dark themes, stark camera angles and high-contrast lighting.
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Topics: Horror, Thriller, Film-Noir
Film Noir
by Jack J. Gross
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A lawyer wins an a acquittal for his client, a woman accused of murder. After the verdict, he finds out that she indeed did commit the murder and manipulated him to win her acquittal.
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
Film Noir
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The Fat Man is a 1951 American film noir crime film directed by William Castle. It is based on a radio drama of the same name and the cast includes Rock Hudson, Julie London and J. Scott Smart. Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Fat_Man_(film) Suggested Film Noirs: http://bit.ly/2tLevkl The Internet Archive is an excellent choice for entire full length Netflix & YouTube style uploads of drama, mystery, thriller & crime noir movies from the UK & USA for free. Download...
Topics: William Castle, Rock Hudson, Julie London, 1950s, Film Noir Full Movies, Film Noir, Drama, Crime,...
Film Noir
by Clearly Ambiguous Productions
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SOBAKA is the thrilling story of a lonely Russian immigrant trying to find the "American dream" in present day Los Angeles. To provide care for his dying sister he works as an assistant to a mysterious and dangerous man, but his desire to achieve something more takes him down a dark and risky path. When a seductive call girl enters his life his world is thrown upside down and the choices he makes may have deadly consequences.
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Topics: film noir, thiller, drama, Los Angeles, Murat Han, Boris Kievsky
Film Noir
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1931 - The Public Enemy - El enemigo público - William A. Wellman
Topics: 1931, Film pre-noir, William A. Wellman
Film Noir
by Fritz Lang
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When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt. *English Subtitles
Topics: 1931, M, Crime Drama, Feature Film, Serial Killers
Film Noir
by Tom Lewis
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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Topic: drama
Film Noir
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Topics: 1960, Film noir tardío, Alfred Hitchcock
Film Noir
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The Postman Always Rings Twice is a 1946 drama film noir based on the 1934 novel of the same name by James M. Cain. This adaptation of the novel features Lana Turner, John Garfield, Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn, Leon Ames, and Audrey Totter. It was directed by Tay Garnett, with a score written by George Bassman and Erich Zeisl.
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Topics: Postman, Lana Turner, Hume Cronyn, Leon Ames, Audry Totter
Film Noir
by Edward J. and Harry Lee Danziger
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The plot is about a shadowy group called the Crusaders, which has been organizing itself into a power center. Its poster shows a handsome Aryan lad against the waving American flag. Their slogan, "Join The Crusaders -- Fight for America!". The implication is clear...the Crusaders will be against anyone who doesn't look, sound or believe the way that Aryan poster boy does. When a columnist is killed while looking into the Crusaders, Howard Malloy finds himself appointed a special...
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Film Noir
by Stanley Kubrick
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Killer's Kiss is a 1955 American crime film noir directed by Stanley Kubrick and written by Kubrick and Howard Sackler. It is the second feature film directed by Kubrick, the first being his 1953 debut feature Fear and Desire. The film stars Jamie Smith, Irene Kane, and Frank Silvera.
Topic: stanley kubrick
Film Noir
by Cult Classic Movies
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WINCHESTER '73 (Winchester '73, 1950 - USA) (Filme Completo / Legendado em Português) Data de Lançamento: 12 de Julho de 1950 » SINOPSE: Lin McAdam (James Stewart) e Frankie "High Spade" Wilson (Millard Mitchell), seu melhor amigo, chegam em Dodge City para um concurso de tiro, cujo prêmio é um rifle Winchester tão perfeitamente fabricado que é conhecido como "Um em Mil". No saloon Lin se depara com Dutch Henry Brown (Stephen McNally), sendo que eles não atiraram um...
Topics: Western, Filme Completo, Legendado
Film Noir
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After a whirlwind courtship, newlyweds discover their road to happiness is besieged by a meddling mother-in-law, money problems, a curmudgeonly boss, and tragic illness.
Topics: Made for Each Other, Carole Lombard, Jimmy Stewart
Film Noir
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Lawrence Tierney plays an unreformed, hardened criminal who has just been released from prison. While working at his brother's gas station, he becomes very interested in the armored car that makes regular stops at the bank across the street. If you enjoy heist films, watch this. Tierney was perfect for this type of role. The IMDB entry is here.
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Topics: crime, robbery, armored car, noir
Film Noir
by Seymour Nebenzal , Philip Yordan
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When beautiful Mary (Ava Gardner) returns home to her "whistle stop" home town, long-standing feelings of animosity between two of her old boyfriends leads to robbery and murder.
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Topics: Drama, Crime, Film-Noir, Ava Gardner
Film Noir
by Robert Florey
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NOTE: DESCRIPTION CORRECTED. This is about a crime fighting newspaperman. Brad McKay, played by Lee Tracy, whom I have never heard of, works with the police to solve a case involving $100k and some murders. He is wisecracking and thinks his way, rapidly, out of the surprises. Visit: VintageNewscast.com
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Topics: the pay off, vintage