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THE LONG WAIT (1951) by Mickey Spillane | Tipping My Fedora

THE LONG WAIT (1951) by Mickey Spillane | Tipping My Fedora | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
... launched a new type of hardboiled hero, one driven by a lust for revenge, an appetite for extreme violence and a complete disregard for the niceties of law and order. This is very much the era of the post-war Noir anti-hero, ...
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20 Great Movies That Had Major Influences On Film Noir

20 Great Movies That Had Major Influences On Film Noir | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
In recent decades both film scholars and fans of vintage cinema have championed two unique film movements. One of these is the so-called “pre-code” school of films, pictures created before the
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Searching For Answers Brings You To THE QUESTION

Searching For Answers Brings You To THE QUESTION | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
I was talking with a friend the other day and he asked how I was doing with the Noir Factory. I mentioned that I had some big wins in the last few months. I wrote an article for ProBlogger, one of ...
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A Few Bad Men... Six Book Series With Villains as the Heroes!

A Few Bad Men... Six Book Series With Villains as the Heroes! | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
  There are as many ways to handle a case as there are ways to skin... well, almost anything. If you are on the side of the angels, then there are procedures to be followed and rules to be obe...
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The Great Santa Claus Bank Robbery - An A.P.B. On Old Saint Nick

The Great Santa Claus Bank Robbery -  An A.P.B. On Old Saint Nick | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
As a crispness fills the air and the scent of gingerbread begins to waft from the kitchen, one only has to pull on an ugly sweater and curl up with a tablet to find some old-fashioned, weird Christ...
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20 Great Movies That Had Major Influences On Film Noir

20 Great Movies That Had Major Influences On Film Noir | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
In recent decades both film scholars and fans of vintage cinema have championed two unique film movements. One of these is the so-called “pre-code” school of films, pictures created before the
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Where To Start: Five Film Noir Essentials

Where To Start: Five Film Noir Essentials | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Before I name a handful of film noir films, it is important to identify what film noir is. Generally film noir is associated with black and white, shadowy cinematography and the story includes a femme fatale.
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‘Inherent Vice’ is an inherently modern film noir

‘Inherent Vice’ is an inherently modern film noir | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
The new druggy detective yarn is the latest in a lineage of films that play with the conventions of film noir.
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Cry Vengeance 1954 Film-Noir Stars: Mark Stevens, Martha Hyer, Skip Homeier

Cry Vengeance 1954 Film-Noir Stars: Mark Stevens, Martha Hyer, Skip Homeier, Director: Mark Stevens Vic Barron (Mark Stevens) is an ex-detective from San Fra...
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Roger Deakins recalls 'The Man Who Wasn't There' and film noir favorites - HitFix

Roger Deakins recalls 'The Man Who Wasn't There' and film noir favorites - HitFix | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
An interesting year that brought a Best Picture winner and a stylization opportunity
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The 49th Man (1953 Film Noir / full length movie)

U.S.Security Investigation Division chief Paul Reagan (Richard Denning) assigns John Williams (John Ireland) to hunt down a subversive group that has been sm...
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‘Laura’ — The Making of a Film Noir Classic, Part 44

‘Laura’ — The Making of a Film Noir Classic, Part 44 | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Let’s begin this series of posts on the making of “Laura” with the sale of the screen rights to Twentieth Century-Fox in June 1943 and check in with all our major figures. The Making of “Laura” Par...
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Australia's brutal film noir - BBC News

Australia's brutal film noir - BBC News | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Hard-boiled Australian thrillers have won acclaim at film festivals and introduced actors who have since become Hollywood stars. Christian Blauvelt reports.
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Top 10 film noir and movie-glamour hotspots in Los Angeles - The Guardian

Top 10 film noir and movie-glamour hotspots in Los Angeles - The Guardian | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Los Angeles is a city where glamour and style are timeless.
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Darkness Around the Silver Screen - The Twelve Best Theaters in America to Experience Noir Film

Darkness Around the Silver Screen - The Twelve Best Theaters in America to Experience Noir Film | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
I was dodging virtual raindrops one afternoon on the stormy side of the internet when I decided to catch a little sanctuary from the rain under the rooftop of a ticket booth at the local film house...
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Everbody's a Sucker For Something: Robert Wise's 1949 Boxing-Noir 'The Set-Up' - Bad Left Hook

Jacob Mazer takes a look at Robert Wise's 1949 boxing-noir film classic, The Set-Up.
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Suddenly (1954) [Film Noir] [Drama] - Classic Movies Zone - Entertainment - Videorg.com

Suddenly (1954) [Film Noir] [Drama] - Classic Movies Zone - Entertainment - Videorg.com | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Suddenly (1954) - Classic Movies Zone. Video Rating: 0 / 5
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700 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns, etc.

700 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns, etc. | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Watch 700 quality movies online. Includes classics, indies, film noir, documentaries showcasing the talent of our greatest actors, actresses and directors.
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Film Noir Friday on Saturday: Boston Blackie Booked on Suspicion [1945] | Deranged L.A. Crimes

Film Noir Friday on Saturday: Boston Blackie Booked on Suspicion [1945] | Deranged L.A. Crimes | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
It's Film Noir Friday on Saturday! Tonight's feature is Boston Blackie Booked on Suspicion. Enjoy the film. http://t.co/RTCd2cIYn7
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Elmore Leonard Novels From Library of America and More - New York Times

Elmore Leonard Novels From Library of America and More - New York Times | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
New books include four Elmore Leonard novels from the Library of America, a collection of Donald Westlake’s nonfiction and more.
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Dark Journeys: The Best of Noir Fiction - Huffington Post

Dark Journeys: The Best of Noir Fiction - Huffington Post | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Noir fiction is returning. The uniquely American art form reached its paranoid zenith in the 1940s and '50s, taking its bleak existentialist cue from such masters as Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler, among others....
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Reading group: Dashiell Hammett, the dean of hard-boiled detective fiction - The Guardian (blog)

Reading group: Dashiell Hammett, the dean of hard-boiled detective fiction - The Guardian (blog) | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Sam Jordison: The author of The Maltese Falcon drew on his own experience to write five great, murky novels in five wildly productive years before succumbing to writer’s block and alcoholism
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THE DVD SHELF: Exploring the Dark Side of Film Noir With "Double Indemnity ... - Playbill.com

THE DVD SHELF: Exploring the Dark Side of Film Noir With "Double Indemnity ... - Playbill.com | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
This month's column visits Frank Capra's "It Happened One Night" and a 10-movie collection of film noir.
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The 100 best novels: No 54 – The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett (1929) - The Guardian

The 100 best novels: No 54 – The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett (1929) - The Guardian | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Dashiell Hammett’s crime thriller and its hard-boiled hero Sam Spade influenced everyone from Chandler to Le Carré, writes Robert McCrum
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Robert Altman's 'The Long Goodbye' Is Popular Again - New York Times

Robert Altman's 'The Long Goodbye' Is Popular Again - New York Times | The Noir Factory | Scoop.it
Three of New York’s leading repertory film houses will showcase Robert Altman’s “The Long Goodbye” in a stretch of 18 days.
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