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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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Noir Saturday: The Harder They Fall

Here’s tonight’s noir with my fav, Bogart, The Harder They Fall. Broke and without work, newspaper reporter Eddie Willis (Humphrey Bogart) agrees to work for the corrupt boxing promoter Nick Benko (Rod Steiger) to help hype his new boxer, Toro … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: The Woman on the Beach

Here’s tonight’s noir, The Woman on the Beach with gorgeous Joan Bennett! Coast Guard officer Scott (Robert Ryan) loves his fiancée, Eve (Nan Leslie), but he can’t fight his attraction to the alluring Peggy (Joan Bennett), a lonely beauty he … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: Nocturne

Here’s tonight’s offering Nocturne.  Not that new shit; don’t watch that! Detective Joe Warne (George Raft) is investigating the death of a successful composer. While Joe’s colleagues believe that the man killed himself, Joe isn’t so convinced. After some poking … Continue reading

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Noir Saturdays: The Big Clock

Guess what? Eddie’s Back!  Yep, and we’re kicking off with another noir classic, The Big Clock. George Stroud (Ray Milland) is an ambitious executive editor at Crimeways magazine, under the ownership of the ruthless media magnate Earl Janoth (Charles Laughton). … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: Thieves Highway

Here’s tonight’s offering, Thieves Highway. It’s also the last one for now. Eddie and company are taking their usual Summar Hiatus. Nick Garcos (Richard Conte) comes back from his tour of duty in World War II planning to settle down … Continue reading

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