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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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Noir Saturday: Talk About a Stranger

Damn!  No noir today, because I think that the show is on hiatus until March.  They’ve done this before and I don’t see them changing.  Anyway here’s today’s offering, Talk About a Stranger When his dog dies, apparently from being … Continue reading

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Noir Saturday: Lured

Today’s pic is from 1947, Lured. After a serial killer in London murders young women whom he meets through the personal column in the newspaper, the police enlist a young dancer, Sandra Carpenter (Lucille Ball), to lure the killer by answering … Continue reading

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