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Union Station is a 1950 crime drama FILM NOlR directed by Rudolph Maté and starring William Holden, Nancy Olson, Jan Sterling and Barry Fitzgerald.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia and read an article from FILM NOlR of the Week .
Topics: Film Noir, Rudolph Maté, William Holden, Nancy Olson, Jan Sterling, Barry Fitzgerald, Full Movie
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Rififi is a 1955 French FILM NOlR heist film directed by American blacklisted filmmaker Jules Dassin. The centerpiece of the film is an intricate half-hour heist scene depicting the crime in detail, shot in near silence, without dialogue or music. The fictional burglary has been mimicked by criminals in actual crimes around the world. The film earned Dassin the award for Best Director at the 1955 Cannes Film Festival. Rififi is still highly acclaimed by modern film critics as one of the...
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Topics: Jules Dassin, Film Noir, Full Movie
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Dark Passage is a 1947 American mystery thriller FILM NOlR directed by Delmer Daves and starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren Bacall. The film is based on the 1946 novel of the same title by David Goodis. It was the third of four films real-life couple Bacall and Bogart made together.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia . 
Topics: Delmer Daves, Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Film Noir, Full Movie
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On Dangerous Ground is a 1951 FILM NOlR directed by Nicholas Ray, produced by John Houseman, and starring Ida Lupino and Robert Ryan. The screenplay was written by A. I. Bezzerides based on the 1945 novel Mad with Much Heart, by Gerald Butler.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia . A detailed article from online blog Film Noir Board may still be available.  
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Topics: Nicholas Ray, Ida Lupino, Robert Ryan, Film Noir, Full Movie
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  The Lady from Shanghai is a 1947 American FILM NOlR directed by Orson Welles and starring Welles, his estranged wife Rita Hayworth, and Everett Sloane. It is based on the novel If I Die Before I Wake by Sherwood King.   Although it initially received mixed reviews, it has grown in stature over the years, and many critics have praised its set designs and camerawork. In 2018, it was selected for the United States National Film Registry as "culturally, historically, or aesthetically...
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Topics: Orson Welles, Rita Hayworth, Everett Sloane, Film Noir, Full Movie
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36 Hours , released in the United States as Terror Street, is a 1953 British FILM NOlR directed by Montgomery Tully and starring Dan Duryea. It was made by Hammer Film Productions.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia .   
Topics: Montgomery Tully, Dan Duryea, Elsie Albiin, Film Noir, Full Movie
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The Letter is a 1940 American FILM NOlR crime drama directed by William Wyler, and starring Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall and James Stephenson. The screenplay by Howard E. Koch is based on the 1927 play of the same name by W. Somerset Maugham, derived from his own short story. The story was inspired by a real-life scandal involving the wife of the headmaster of a school in Kuala Lumpur who was convicted in a murder trial after shooting dead a male friend in April 1911. She was eventually...
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Topics: Film Noir, William Wyler, Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, James Stephenson, Full Movie
Appointment with Danger is a 1950 American crime FILM NOlR directed by Lewis Allen and written by Richard L. Breen and Warren Duff. The drama features Alan Ladd, Phyllis Calvert , Jan Sterling and Paul Stewart, among others.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia and read an article from FILM NOlR of the Week .  
Topics: Lewis Allen, Alan Ladd, Phyllis Calvert, Jan Sterling, Paul Stewart, Full Movie
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Gilda is a 1946 American FILM NOlR directed by Charles Vidor and starring Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford and George Macready. The film is notable for choreographer Jack Cole's staging of "Put the Blame on Me" and cinematographer Rudolph Maté's photography.   In 2013, the film was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant".   You can find out more about this...
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Topics: Charles Vidor, Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford, George Macready, Film Noir, Full Movie
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High Sierra is a 1941 heist film and early FILM NOlR written by William R. Burnett and John Huston from the novel by Burnett. The film features Ida Lupino and Humphrey Bogart, and was directed by Raoul Walsh, with location work shot at Whitney Portal, halfway up Mount Whitney in the Sierra Nevada of California.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia . There is also a good review of the movie here from the movie blogs D for Doom and Senses of Cinema . 
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Topics: Raoul Walsh, Humphrey Bogart, Ida Lupino, Film Noir, Full Movie
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Force of Evil is a 1948 American crime FILM NOlR directed by Abraham Polonsky, who was previously known as a screenwriter for the boxing film Body and Soul (1947). Like Body and Soul, the film starred John Garfield. The film was adapted by Abraham Polonsky and Ira Wolfert from Wolfert's novel Tucker's People    In 1994, Force of Evil was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being "culturally, historically, or aesthetically...
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Topics: Abraham Polonsky, John Garfield, Beatrice Pearson, Marie Windsor, Film Noir, Full Movie
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Nora Prentiss is a 1947 black-and-white FILM NOlR drama directed by Vincent Sherman and starring Ann Sheridan, Kent Smith, Bruce Bennett, and Robert Alda. The cinematography is by cinematographer James Wong Howe and the music was composed by Franz Waxman.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia . 
Topics: Vincent Sherman, Ann Sheridan, Kent Smith, Bruce Bennett, Robert Alda, Film Noir, Full Movie
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  The Glass Key is a 1942 American crime drama FILM NOlR based on the novel of the same name by Dashiell Hammett. The picture was directed by Stuart Heisler and stars Brian Donlevy, Veronica Lake and Alan Ladd (who plays the actual lead despite being billed third). A successful earlier film version starring George Raft in Ladd's role had been released in 1935. The 1942 version’s supporting cast features William Bendix, Bonita Granville, Richard Denning and Joseph Calleia.   You can find out...
Topics: Stuart Heisler, Alan Ladd, Veronica Lake, Brian Donlevy, William Bendix, Film Noir, Full Movie
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The Bribe is a 1949 American FILM NOlR directed by Robert Z. Leonard and written by Marguerite Roberts, based on a story written by Frederick Nebel. The drama features Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner, Charles Laughton and Vincent Price.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia .  
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Topics: Robert Z. Leonard, Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner, Charles Laughton, Vincent Price, Film Noir, Full...
Violent Saturday is a 1955 American FILM NOlR crime film directed by Richard Fleischer and starring Victor Mature, Richard Egan and Stephen McNally. In supporting roles are Virginia Leith, Sylvia Sidney and Ernest Borgnine. Violent Saturday was filmed in color on location in Bisbee, Arizona.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia and read an article from F ILM NOlR of the Week . A detailed article from online blog D for Doom  may still be available.  
Topics: Richard Fleischer, Victor Mature, Richard Egan, Stephen McNally, Film Noir, Full Movie
Born to Kill is a 1947 American FILM NOlR starring Lawrence Tierney, Claire Trevor and Walter Slezak, with Elisha Cook Jr., Phillip Terry, and Audrey Long in supporting roles. Directed by Robert Wise for RKO Pictures, the feature was the first FILM NOlR production by Wise, whose later films in the genre include The Set-Up (1949) and The Captive City (1952).   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia and read an article from FILM NOlR of the Week .  
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Topics: Film Noir, Robert Wise, Lawrence Tierney, Claire Trevor, Walter Slezak, Full Movie
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Dead Reckoning is a 1947 American FILM NOlR starring Humphrey Bogart and Lizabeth Scott and featuring Morris Carnovsky. The picture was directed by John Cromwell and written by Steve Fisher and Oliver H.P. Garrett based on a story by Gerald Drayson Adams and Sidney Biddell, adapted by Allen Rivkin.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia . A detailed article from Off Screen  may still be available. 
Topics: John Cromwell, Humphrey Bogart, Lizabeth Scott, Morris Carnovsky, Film Noir, Full Movie
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  Intrigue is a 1947 American FILM NOlR crime film directed by Edwin L. Marin and starring George Raft, June Havoc and Helena Carter. Intrigue was intended to be the first of a number of films Raft made, with producer Sam Bischoff, for his own production company,    You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia .
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Topics: Edwin L. Marin, George Raft, June Havoc, Helena Carter, Film Noir, Full Movie
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This Gun for Hire is a 1942 American FILM NOlR crime film directed by Frank Tuttle and starring Veronica Lake, Robert Preston, Laird Cregar, and Alan Ladd. It is based on the 1936 novel A Gun for Sale by Graham Greene (published in America with the same title as the film).   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia . A detailed article from online blog Film Noir Board may still be available. There is also a good review of the movie from the movie blog Reviews from the Bottom of...
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Topics: Frank Tuttle, Alan Ladd, Veronica Lake, Robert Preston, Laird Cregar, Film Noir, Full Movie
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Conspirator is a 1949 American-British FILM NOlR espionage film directed by Victor Saville and starring Robert Taylor, Elizabeth Taylor, Thora Hird and Honor Blackman. It was based on the 1948 novel Conspirator by Humphrey Slater.   The film created some controversy over the age difference between Robert Taylor, who was in his late 30s, and Elizabeth Taylor, who was only 16 at the time of production.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia .  
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Topics: Victor Saville, Elizabeth Taylor, Robert Taylor, Honor Blackman, Thora Hird, Film Noir, Full Movie
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Deadline at Dawn is a 1946 FILM NOlR, directed by Harold Clurman. It was written by Clifford Odets and based on a novel of the same name by Cornell Woolrich (as William Irish). TThe director of photography was RKO regular Nicholas Musuraca. The musical score was by German refugee composer Hanns Eisler. It stars Susan Hayward, Bill Williams and Paul Lukas.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia and read an article from FILM NOlR of the Week .     
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Topics: Harold Clurman, Susan Hayward, Bill Williams, Paul Lukas, Film Noir, Full Movie
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The Killer Is Loose is a 1956 American FILM NOlR crime film directed by Budd Boetticher and starring Joseph Cotten, Rhonda Fleming and Wendell Corey.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia . A detailed article from online blog Film Noir Board may still be available. There is also a good review of the movie here from the movie blog Where Danger Lives .
Topics: Budd Boetticher, Joseph Cotten, Rhonda Fleming, Wendell Corey, Film Noir, Full Movie
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  Cry Danger is a 1951 FILM NOlR thriller film, starring Dick Powell and Rhonda Fleming, William Conrad and Jean Porter. The film was directed by Robert Parrish, a former child star and later editor in his debut as a director.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia . There is also a good review of the movie here from the movie blog D for Doom .    
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Topics: Robert Parrish, Dick Powell, Rhonda Fleming, William Conrad, Jean Porter, Film Noir, Full Movie
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Hell on Frisco Bay is a 1956 American CinemaScope FILM NOlR crime film directed by Frank Tuttle and starring Alan Ladd, Edward G. Robinson and Joanne Dru. It was made for Ladd's own production company, Jaguar.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia .
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Topics: Frank Tuttle, Alan Ladd, Edward G. Robinson, Joanne Dru, Film Noir, Full Movie
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Out of the Past is a 1947 FILM NOlR directed by Jacques Tourneur and starring Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Rhonda Fleming and Kirk Douglas. The film was adapted by Daniel Mainwaring (using the pseudonym Geoffrey Homes) from his 1946 novel Build My Gallows High (also written as Homes),   Out of the Past is a quintessential example of film noir due to its complex, fatalistic storyline, dark cinematography, and classic femme fatale. In 1991, Out of the Past was added to the United States National...
Topics: Jacques Tourneur, Robert Mitchum, Kirk Douglas, Jane Greer, Rhonda Fleming, Film Noir, Full Movie
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Leave Her to Heaven is a 1945 American psychological thriller FILM NOlR directed by John M. Stahl and starring Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain, and Vincent Price. It is based on the 1944 novel of same name by Ben Ames Williams, adapted by screenwriter Jo Swerling.   Shot in Technicolor, filming took place in several locations in California, as well as Arizona and New Mexico in the summer of 1945. Leave Her to Heaven was a box-office hit, grossing over $8 million, and was Twentieth...
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Topics: John M. Stahl, Gene Tierney, Cornel Wilde, Jeanne Crain, Vincent Price, Film Noir, Full Movie
Key Largo i s a 1948 American FILM NOlR crime drama directed by John Huston and starring Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson and Lauren Bacall. The supporting cast features Lionel Barrymore and Claire Trevor. The film was adapted from Maxwell Anderson's 1939 play of the same name. Claire Trevor won the 1948 Oscar for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance.   You can find out more about this movie from Wikipedia . 
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Topics: Film Noir, John Huston, Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson, Lauren Bacall, Lionel Barrymore,...
Touch of Evil is a 1958 American FILM NOlR written and directed by Orson Welles, who also stars in the film. The screenplay was loosely based on the contemporary Whit Masterson novel Badge of Evil (1956). The cast included Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, Joseph Calleia, Akim Tamiroff, Marlene Dietrich, Zsa Zsa Gabor and Mercedes MCcambridge.   Initially dismissed by film critics, Touch of Evil is now widely regarded as one of Welles's best motion pictures and one of the best classic-era films...
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Topics: Orson Welles, Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh, Joseph Calleia, Akim Tamiroff,, Marlene Dietrich, Zsa...