Film Noir Series – the films

It took quite an effort to sort through all of the candidates but I’m thankful that I could lean on Elaine and Henry to help me sort out the best for the series.  Many of you would like to revisit the very popular films of the genre: The Killers, Maltese Falcon, Double Indemnity, etc but I thought it would be more interesting to see films just as good but not so well known.  I wanted to run the series from the earliest to the end of the era and include most of the names who made the genre so popular.

April 20 “Stranger on the Third Floor”

April 27 “They Drive by Night”

May 4 “Detour”

May 11 “Out of the Past”

May 18 “Crossfire”

May 25 “Asphalt Jungle”

June 1 “Pickup on South Street”

June 8 “neo noir to be determined”

 

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