film noirs mentioned in FILM NOIR READER

films classified in FILM NOIR READER (edited by alain silver and james ursini, 1996) as part of the classic noir period (roughly 1940-60), i did not include films the authors called neo-noirs or anything that was mentioned in the piece by raymond durgnat. he rambles on about 11 varieties of noirs, and calls everything from 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY to ON THE WATERFRONT noirs and multiple other authors spend good chunks of their essays absolutely dragging this man's loose definition of film noir and how it makes no sense (i love reading academics' responses to other academics' garbage pieces, it gives me that buzz). there's also a whole chapter on miami vice and another on various noir tv shows that…

  • Out of the Past
  • Pitfall
  • Stranger on the Third Floor
  • Two Seconds
  • The Big Clock
  • Brute Force
  • Cry of the City
  • Force of Evil
  • Framed
  • The Unsuspected
  • Kiss Me Deadly
  • Attack
  • The Maltese Falcon
  • Touch of Evil
  • The Killers
  • Phantom Lady
  • The Naked City
  • Laura
  • Murder, My Sweet
  • Double Indemnity
  • The Woman in the Window
  • This Gun for Hire
  • Lady in the Lake
  • Gilda
  • The Big Sleep
  • The Shanghai Gesture
  • The Set-Up
  • Rope
  • The Asphalt Jungle
  • Call Northside 777
  • The House on 92nd Street
  • Boomerang!
  • Panic in the Streets
  • Port of New York
  • The Enforcer
  • Night and the City
  • Gun Crazy
  • The Undercover Man
  • Dark Passage
  • Identité judiciaire
  • The Blue Lamp
  • Fallen Angel
  • Where the Sidewalk Ends
  • The File on Thelma Jordon
  • He Walked by Night
  • White Heat
  • The Lady from Shanghai
  • Ride the Pink Horse
  • I Walk Alone
  • High Wall
  • Red Light
  • Kiss of Death
  • T-Men
  • Border Incident
  • Chicago Deadline
  • My Favorite Brunette
  • The Crooked Way
  • Somewhere in the Night
  • The Strange Love of Martha Ivers
  • Scarlet Street
  • Sorry, Wrong Number
  • Gaslight
  • Shadow of a Doubt
  • The Paradine Case
  • Christmas Holiday
  • The Suspect
  • Conflict
  • The Strange Affair of Uncle Harry
  • The Spiral Staircase
  • The Dark Mirror
  • Criss Cross
  • Mildred Pierce
  • The Damned Don't Cry
  • Nightmare Alley
  • The Postman Always Rings Twice
  • Story of a Love Affair
  • Psycho
  • The Woman on the Beach
  • Touchez Pas au Grisbi
  • Rififi
  • Razzia
  • Alphaville
  • Human Desire
  • The Long Night
  • Daybreak
  • Odd Man Out
  • They Made Me a Fugitive
  • Secret People
  • They Drive by Night
  • It Always Rains on Sunday
  • Sapphire
  • He Ran All the Way
  • The Sound of Fury
  • Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
  • I Want to Live!
  • Riot in Cell Block 11
  • Dead End
  • Angels with Dirty Faces
  • Thieves' Highway
  • Union Station