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Noir Saturday: Woman on the Run

Inspector Martin Ferris: Don’t you eat anything but dog food? Eleanor Johnson: He’s not particular, and I’m lazy, so we eat out. Ah, and here’s today’s offering, Woman on the Run. After witnessing a murder, Frank Johnson goes on the … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: Nobody Lives Forever

Nick Blake: People like me don’t change. Ah, here’s today’s offering, Nobody Lives Forever. Nick Blake (John Garfield) is a former con man who has just returned to the United States after fighting in World War II. While he wants … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: 99 River Street

Ernie Driscoll: There are worse things than murder. You can kill someone an inch at a time. Here’s today’s offering, 99 River Street. Cab driver and ex-boxer Ernie (John Payne) discovers his wife Pauline (Peggie Castle) has been cheating on … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: Border Incident

Here’s this week’s offering with Howard da Silva; Border Incident. In this topical film noir, a gang smuggles illegal Mexican farmworkers across the California border and kills the immigrants before they can return home. When federal agents Pablo Rodriguez (Ricardo … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: Lady in the Lake

Ah more classic noir, this time the best private dick around, Marlowe.  This week’s offering is Lady in the Lake. Private eye Phillip Marlowe (Robert Montgomery) wants to get out of the detective racket and into crime writing. But when … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: High Sierra

Ida and Humphrey, what a lineup! Here’s tonight’s lineup. Aging mobster Big Mac (Donald MacBride) is looking to pull off one more heist before he retires. With his sights set on robbing a California casino, Big Mac breaks one of … Continue reading

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Noir Alley: They’re BackkkkK!!!!

I miss you, my old friend. Tonight we will start off the season with a classic who done it, D.O.A. the 1950 version. Frank Bigelow (Edmond O’Brien) is about to die, and he knows it. The accountant has been poisoned … Continue reading

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