Film Noir of the Week
STRANGERS ON A TRAIN - my favorite film noir - my all time favorite actor - Robert Walker - Kevin Spacey stole his style - you reprobate plagiarist, you.
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The Crooked Way (1949): John Alton's L.A. | film noir
In the 1949 United Artists release The Crooked Way (90 mins) a WW2 vet with amnesia returns to Los Angeles to find himself. Turns out his past is less than savory. A stolid performance by John Payne as the vet is limiting, but the no-nonsense screenplay avoids melodrama and sustains interest to a violently baroque shootout ... [Read more...]