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Noir Saturdays: The Hitch-Hiker

You just never know about people, right? I mean you can’t pick up random strangers on the road without them turning into psychos!  Which is the subject to tonight’s noir, The Hitch-Hiker. Ray (Edmond O’Brien) and Gilbert’s (Frank Lovejoy) fishing … Continue reading

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Noir Saturdays: Johnny Eager

Taylor & Turner, what a combination for tonight’s noir! After Johnny Eager (Robert Taylor) is released from jail, the unreformed gangster fools his parole officer (Henry O’Neill) into believing his ways are changed. In actuality, Eager wants to return to … Continue reading

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Noir Saturdays: Sweet Smell of Sucess

Ah, jazz and booze, been leading women down the path to descrution for a very long time.  Which happens to be the topic of tonight’s noir, Sweet Smell of Success. How far would YOU go to protect your loved ones? … Continue reading

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Noir Saturdays: Force of Evil

Check out tonight’s noir, Force of Evil In New York City, unscrupulous lawyer Joe Morse (John Garfield), has the opportunity to make it big by teaming up with cutthroat gangster Ben Tucker (Roy Roberts) to consolidate the numbers racket. The … Continue reading

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Noir Saturdays: This Gun for Hire

Ladd & Lake, what a combo I have for you tonight! Sadistic killer-for-hire Raven (Alan Ladd) becomes enraged when his latest job is paid off in marked bills. Vowing to track down his double-crossing boss, nightclub executive Gates (Laird Cregar), … Continue reading

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Noir Saturdays: Clash by Night

Ah, two of my favorites, Marilyn and Barbara in Clash by Night. After being away for 10 years, Mae Doyle (Barbara Stanwyck) returns to her California hometown following an affair with a married politician, which came to an end when … Continue reading

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Noir Saturdays: Trapped

You know I kept my noir for this month, right? Come on, as long as Eddie is on the air, I’m pitching the noir for the night and tonight’s offering is Trapped. When the Feds spot high-grade counterfeit cash, they … Continue reading

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