Noir Films I've Watched and Reviewed on IMDb

Listed in IMDb ranking order, here's a list of Noir genre films I've watched and reviewed on IMDb.
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1.
Rear Window (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A wheelchair-bound photographer spies on his neighbours from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder. (112 mins.)
“ I can smell trouble right here in this apartment. ” - classicsoncall
 
2.
Sunset Blvd. (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
A screenwriter is hired to rework a faded silent film star's script only to find himself developing a dangerous relationship. (110 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ No one ever leaves the Star, that's what makes one a Star. ” - classicsoncall
 
3.
Double Indemnity (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
An insurance representative lets himself be talked into a murder/insurance fraud scheme that arouses an insurance investigator's suspicions. (107 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ I couldn't hear my own footsteps, it was the walk of a dead man. ” - classicsoncall
 
4.
L.A. Confidential (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice. (138 mins.)
Director: Curtis Hanson
“ Welcome to Los Angeles, the city of the future. ” - classicsoncall
 
5.
The Third Man (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
Pulp novelist Holly Martins travels to shadowy, postwar Vienna, only to find himself investigating the mysterious death of an old friend, Harry Lime. (104 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
“ I don't want another murder in this case, and you were born to be murdered... ” - classicsoncall
 
6.
Ace in the Hole (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to re-jump start his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control circus. (111 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ I can handle big news and little news, and if there's no news, I'll go out and bite a dog. ” - classicsoncall
 
7.
Rififi (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Four men plan a technically perfect crime, but the human element intervenes... (118 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
“ We're not out of the woods yet. ” - classicsoncall
 
8.
Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Powerful but unethical Broadway columnist J.J. Hunsecker coerces unscrupulous press agent Sidney Falco into breaking up his sister's romance with a jazz musician. (96 mins.)
“ This is life, get used to it. ” - classicsoncall
 
9.
Dial M for Murder (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
An ex-tennis pro carries out a plot to murder his wife. When things go wrong, he improvises a brilliant plan B. (105 mins.)
“ Don't you want me to tell you why I brought you here? ” - classicsoncall
 
10.
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a gorgeous liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette. (100 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ I can tell you a thousand tales of the men and women who have hunted this evil bird. ” - classicsoncall
 
11.
Touch of Evil (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A stark, perverse story of murder, kidnapping, and police corruption in a Mexican border town. (95 mins.)
Director: Orson Welles
“ Just because he speaks a little guilty that don't make him innocent, you know? ” - classicsoncall
 
12.
Laura (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he is investigating. (88 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
“ I shall never forget the weekend Laura died. ” - classicsoncall
 
13.
Strangers on a Train (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder - a theory that he plans to implement. (101 mins.)
“ We planned it together, criss-cross. ” - classicsoncall
 
14.
Out of the Past (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A private eye escapes his past to run a gas station in a small town, but his past catches up with him. Now he must return to the big city world of danger, corruption, double crosses and duplicitous dames. (97 mins.)
“ A dame with a rod is like a guy with a knitting needle. ” - classicsoncall
 
15.
The Big Sleep (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love. (114 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
“ My, my, my, such a lot of guns around town and so few brains. ” - classicsoncall
 
16.
The Killing (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Crooks plan and execute a daring race-track robbery. (85 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ I'll take care of myself, that's my specialty. ” - classicsoncall
 
17.
In a Lonely Place (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A potentially violent screenwriter is a murder suspect until his lovely neighbor clears him. But she begins to have doubts... (94 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
“ I lived a few weeks while you loved me. ” - classicsoncall
 
18.
The Big Heat (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Tough cop Dave Bannion takes on a politically powerful crime syndicate. (90 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ You know, you couldn't plant enough flowers around here to kill the smell. ” - classicsoncall
 
19.
Elevator to the Gallows (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A self-assured businessman murders his employer, the husband of his mistress, which unintentionally provokes an ill-fated chain of events. (91 mins.)
Director: Louis Malle
“ Never leave photos lying around. ” - classicsoncall
 
20.
Night and the City (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A small-time grifter and nightclub tout takes advantage of some fortuitous circumstances and tries to become a big-time player as a wrestling promoter. (101 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
“ Born a hustler, you will die a hustler. ” - classicsoncall
 
21.
Shadow of a Doubt (1943)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A young woman discovers her visiting uncle may not be the man he seems to be. (108 mins.)
“ Herb's talking about killing me, and I'm talking about killing him. ” - classicsoncall
 
22.
The Asphalt Jungle (1950)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A major heist goes off as planned, until bad luck and double crosses cause everything to unravel. (112 mins.)
Director: John Huston
“ One way or another, we all work for our vice. ” - classicsoncall
 
23.
Scarlet Street (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
When a man in mid-life crisis befriends a young woman, her venal fiancé persuades her to con him out of the fortune they mistakenly assume he possesses. (102 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ It's only blackmail baby when you're dumb enough to get caught. ” - classicsoncall
 
24.
The Killers (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Hit men kill an unresisting victim, and investigator Reardon uncovers his past involvement with beautiful, deadly Kitty Collins. (103 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ If there's one thing in the world I hate, it's a double crossing dame. ” - classicsoncall
 
25.
The Set-Up (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Because aging boxer Bill Thompson always lost his past fights, his corrupt manager, without telling Thompson, takes bribes from a betting gangster, to ensure Thompson's pre-arranged dive-loss in the next match. (73 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ Yeah, a top spot, and I'm just one punch away. ” - classicsoncall
 
26.
Pickup on South Street (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A pickpocket unwittingly lifts a message destined for enemy agents and becomes a target for a Communist spy ring. (80 mins.)
Director: Samuel Fuller
“ How many times you been caught with your hand where it doesn't belong? ” - classicsoncall
 
27.
Nightmare Alley (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The rise and fall of Stanton Carlisle, a mentalist whose lies and deceit prove to be his downfall. (110 mins.)
Director: Edmund Goulding
“ Look at him. I told you that kid had it. ” - classicsoncall
 
28.
The Woman in the Window (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
When a conservative middle-aged professor engages in a minor dalliance with a femme fatale, he is plunged into a nightmarish quicksand of blackmail and murder. (107 mins.)
Director: Fritz Lang
“ I was warned against the siren call of adventure... ” - classicsoncall
 
29.
Gilda (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A small-time gambler hired to work in a Buenos Aires casino learns that his ex-lover is married to his employer. (110 mins.)
Director: Charles Vidor
“ Well, here's the laundry, waiting to be picked up. ” - classicsoncall
 
30.
The Narrow Margin (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A woman planning to testify against the mob must be protected against their assassins on the train trip from Chicago to Los Angeles. (71 mins.)
“ Getting killed sort of runs in our family. ” - classicsoncall
 
31.
The Big Clock (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
When powerful publishing tycoon Earl Janoth commits an act of murder at the height of passion, he cleverly... (95 mins.)
Director: John Farrow
“ What happens if the clock stops? ” - classicsoncall
 
32.
Brute Force (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
At a tough penitentiary, prisoner Joe Collins plans to rebel against Captain Munsey, the power-mad chief guard. (98 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
“ What's OK? Nothing's OK. It never was and it never will be. ” - classicsoncall
 
33.
Thieves' Highway (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A war-veteran-turned-truck driver attempts to avenge the crippling and robbing of his father at the hands of an amoral produce scofflaw. (94 mins.)
Director: Jules Dassin
“ Gyp me. and I'll cut your heart out. ” - classicsoncall
 
34.
The Lady from Shanghai (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Fascinated by gorgeous Mrs. Bannister, seaman Michael O'Hara joins a bizarre yachting cruise, and ends up mired in a complex murder plot. (87 mins.)
“ This is going to be murder, and it's going to be legal. ” - classicsoncall
 
35.
Kiss Me Deadly (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A doomed female hitchhiker pulls Mike Hammer into a deadly whirlpool of intrigue, revolving around a mysterious "great whatsit." (106 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
“ Keep away from the window, somebody might blow you a kiss. ” - classicsoncall
 
36.
Murder, My Sweet (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After being hired to find an ex-con's former girlfriend, Philip Marlowe is drawn into a deeply complex web of mystery and deceit. (95 mins.)
Director: Edward Dmytryk
“ Hold on to your chair, don't step on no snakes, I got an idea. ” - classicsoncall
 
37.
Dark Passage (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A man convicted of murdering his wife escapes from prison and works with a woman to try and prove his innocence. (106 mins.)
Director: Delmer Daves
“ When I get excited about something I give it everything I have, I'm funny that way. ” - classicsoncall
 
38.
The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A married woman and a drifter fall in love, then plot to murder her husband. Once the deed is done, they must live with the consequences of their actions. (113 mins.)
Director: Tay Garnett
“ She had me licked, and she knew it. ” - classicsoncall
 
39.
Kiss of Death (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
With his law-breaking lifestyle in the past, an ex-con, along with his family, attempt to start a new life, knowing a betrayed someone from the past is bound to see otherwise. (99 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
“ Your side of the fence is almost as dirty as mine. ” - classicsoncall
 
40.
Criss Cross (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An armored truck driver and his lovely ex-wife conspire with a gang to have his own truck robbed on the route. (84 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ But then from the start, it all went one way... ” - classicsoncall
 
41.
I Want to Live! (1958)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A prostitute, sentenced to death for murder, pleads her innocence. (120 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ A tramp, but smart! ” - classicsoncall
 
42.
The Wrong Man (1956)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
In 1953, an innocent man named Christopher Emmanuel "Manny" Balestrero is arrested after being mistaken for an armed robber. (105 mins.)
“ We're bookin' this man for robbery, Lieutenant. ” - classicsoncall
 
43.
Detour (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Chance events trap hitch-hiker Al Roberts in a tightening net of film noir trouble. (68 mins.)
Director: Edgar G. Ulmer
“ That's life, whichever way you turn, fate sticks out a foot and trips you. ” - classicsoncall
 
44.
Kansas City Confidential (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
An ex-con trying to go straight is framed for a million dollar armored car robbery and must go to Mexico in order to unmask the real culprits. (99 mins.)
Director: Phil Karlson
“ Oh I found that people rarely look like what they are. ” - classicsoncall
 
45.
Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Dave Burke hires two very different debt-burdened men for a bank robbery. Suspicion and prejudice threaten to end their partnership. (96 mins.)
Director: Robert Wise
“ I thought this was an easy job. It sounds like D-Day. ” - classicsoncall
 
46.
The Naked Kiss (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Kelly, a prostitute, traumatised by an experience, referred to as 'The Naked Kiss,' by psychiatrists... (90 mins.)
Director: Samuel Fuller
“ You'll be sleeping on the skin of a nightmare for the rest of your life. ” - classicsoncall
 
47.
The Maltese Falcon (1931)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A lovely dame with dangerous lies employs the services of a private detective, who is quickly caught up in the mystery and intrigue of a statuette known as the Maltese Falcon. (80 mins.)
Director: Roy Del Ruth
“ Here's to plain speaking and clear understanding. ” - classicsoncall
 
48.
Raw Deal (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Joe Sullivan has taken the rap for Rick who double-crosses him with a flawed escape plan and other means intended to get rid of him. (79 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
“ You're something from under a rock. ” - classicsoncall
 
49.
D.O.A. (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Frank Bigelow, told he's been poisoned and has only a few days to live, tries to find out who killed him and why. (83 mins.)
Director: Rudolph Maté
“ I don't think you fully understand Mr. Bigelow, you've been murdered. ” - classicsoncall
 
50.
Phantom Lady (1944)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A beautiful secretary risks her life to try to find the elusive woman who may prove her boss didn't murder his selfish wife. (87 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ Look at her face, she could murder you. ” - classicsoncall
 
51.
Too Late for Tears (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Through a fluke circumstance a ruthless woman stumbles across a suitcase filled with $60,000, and she is determined to hold onto it even it if means murder. (99 mins.)
Director: Byron Haskin
“ At the risk of seeming tedious, just where did you stash my cash? ” - classicsoncall
 
52.
I Confess (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A priest who comes under suspicion for murder cannot clear his name without breaking the seal of the confessional. (95 mins.)
“ You can do a lot of things in thirty minutes. ” - classicsoncall
 
53.
Angel Face (1953)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Ambulance driver Frank Jessup is ensnared in the schemes of the sensuous but dangerous Diane Tremayne. (91 mins.)
Director: Otto Preminger
“ Never be the innocent bystander. That's the guy that always gets hurt." ” - classicsoncall
 
54.
Road House (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A night club owner becomes infatuated with a torch singer and frames his best friend/manager for embezzlement when the chanteuse falls in love with him. (95 mins.)
Director: Jean Negulesco
“ She reminds me of the first woman who slapped my face. ” - classicsoncall
 
55.
Cry of the City (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Police Lieut. Candella, longtime friend of the Rome family, walks a tightrope in the case of cop-killer Martin Rome. (95 mins.)
Director: Robert Siodmak
“ I'm not tellin' you nuthin', copper! ” - classicsoncall
 
56.
He Walked by Night (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
This film-noir piece, told in semi-documentary style, follows police on the hunt for a resourceful criminal who shoots and kills a cop. (79 mins.)
Director: Alfred Werker
“ We're looking for an amazing killer... ” - classicsoncall
 
57.
The Blue Dahlia (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
An ex-bomber pilot is suspected of murdering his unfaithful wife. (96 mins.)
Director: George Marshall
“ Well, here's to what was. ” - classicsoncall
 
58.
Dead Reckoning (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A soldier runs away rather than receive the Medal of Honor, so his buddy gets permission to investigate, and love and death soon follow. (100 mins.)
Director: John Cromwell
“ Maybe she was alright, and maybe Christmas comes in July, but I didn't believe it. ” - classicsoncall
 
59.
The Dark Corner (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Secretary tries to help her boss, who is framed for a murder. (99 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
“ ...I can get brand new tough guys for a dime a dozen. ” - classicsoncall
 
60.
Conflict (1945)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An engineer trapped in an unhappy marriage murders his wife in the hope of marrying her younger sister. (86 mins.)
“ Sometimes your thoughts can be like a malignant disease and start to eat away your will power. ” - classicsoncall
 
61.
The Sniper (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A sniper kills young brunettes as the police attempt to grapple with the psychology of the unknown assailant. (88 mins.)
Director: Edward Dmytryk
“ Stop me - Find me and stop me. I'm going to do it again. ” - classicsoncall
 
62.
The Killers (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Surprised that their contract victim didn't try to run away from them, two professional hit men try to find out who hired them and why. (93 mins.)
Director: Donald Siegel
“ If I knew you were coming I woulda set fire to the place. ” - classicsoncall
 
63.
Impact (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A unfaithful wife plots with her lover to kill her husband, but the lover is accidentally killed instead. The husband stays in hiding, and lets his wife be charged with conspiracy. (111 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
“ No, seriously darling, run along and buy your little factories and hurry home. ” - classicsoncall
 
64.
The Mob (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Johnny Damico botches a murder case and is suspended from the force. In reality, he is put undercover to identify the mysterious boss of the NY waterfront who has murdered everyone in his way. Will Johnny be next in line? (87 mins.)
Director: Robert Parrish
“ Instead of actually suspending you, we're gonna give you a chance to get yourself killed. ” - classicsoncall
 
65.
He Ran All the Way (1951)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Nick and his partner Al stage a payroll holdup. Al is shot and Nick kills a policeman. Nick hides out at a public pool, where he meets Peg Dobbs. They go back to her apartment and he forces her family to hide him from the police manhunt. (77 mins.)
Director: John Berry
“ I'm a little smarter than you are sister, and don't you forget it! ” - classicsoncall
 
66.
Suddenly (1954)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
In the city of Suddenly, three gangsters trap the Benson family in their own house, on the top of a hill nearby the railroad station, with the intention of killing the president of the USA. (75 mins.)
Director: Lewis Allen
“ We get just three seconds to nail the President... ” - classicsoncall
 
67.
The Two Mrs. Carrolls (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A philandering artist paints a foreboding portrait of his wife and then murders her. After marrying his lover, his attention shifts to another woman - will he kill again? (99 mins.)
Director: Peter Godfrey
“ You know I have the strangest feeling that this is the beginning of a beautiful hatred. ” - classicsoncall
 
68.
Without Warning! (1952)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Quiet, unobtrusive LA citizen Carl Martin picks up look-alikes for his estranged blonde wife and murders them with garden shears. (77 mins.)
Director: Arnold Laven
“ On the other hand, always remember that you may be dealing with a homicidal maniac! ” - classicsoncall
 
69.
Lady in the Lake (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The lady editor of a crime magazine hires Philip Marlowe to find the wife of her boss. The private detective soon finds himself involved in murder. (105 mins.)
“ By the way, if we're going to keep your wife out of it, who ARE we going to pin this murder on? ” - classicsoncall
 
70.
Shockproof (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Jenny Marsh, still dangerously attractive after 5 years in prison for killing a man in defense of her shady lover Harry... (79 mins.)
Director: Douglas Sirk
“ Break parole and you go back to jail. Is that clear? ” - classicsoncall
 
71.
The Gangster (1947)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Barry Sulivan is a cynical gangster who controls the Neptune Beach waterfront. He runs a numbers racket with the local soda shop owner: the police are in his pocket and the local hoods are on his payroll. (84 mins.)
Director: Gordon Wiles
“ I knew everything I did was low and rotten. ” - classicsoncall
 
72.
The Amazing Mr. X (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
On the beach one night, Christine Faber, two years a widow, thinks she hears her late husband Paul calling out of the surf... (78 mins.)
Director: Bernard Vorhaus
“ What are you so startled about, you're used to raising the dead aren't you? ” - classicsoncall
 
73.
I Cover the Waterfront (1933)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
An investigative reporter romances a suspected smuggler's daughter. (75 mins.)
Director: James Cruze
“ I don't like the price of fish around here. ” - classicsoncall
 
74.
Walk a Crooked Mile (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A security leak is found at a Southern California atomic plant. The authorities stand in fear that the information leaked would go to a hostile nation... (91 mins.)
Director: Gordon Douglas
“ The miraculous we do immediately, the impossible takes a few minutes longer. ” - classicsoncall
 
75.
Inner Sanctum (1948)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A man fleeing the police after having committed a murder hides out in a boarding house in a small town. (62 mins.)
Director: Lew Landers
“ You're pretty awful, you're even too bad for me. ” - classicsoncall
 
76.
A Dangerous Profession (1949)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
LA ex-cop Vince Kane is a bail-bondsman who bails out the suspect of a securities bonds robbery but his client disappears, prompting Vince to investigate. (79 mins.)
Director: Ted Tetzlaff
“ Wild thoughts come from nowhere... Be careful of them. ” - classicsoncall
 
77.
A Life at Stake (1955)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
An out-of-work architect meets a married woman who has a business proposition for him. The architect begins to suspect the woman's interest in him is not just financial and may actually be deadly. (78 mins.)
Director: Paul Guilfoyle
“ Salesmanship, some of us have it, some don't. ” - classicsoncall
 
78.
Whistle Stop (1946)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
When beautiful Mary returns home to her "whistle stop" home town, long-standing feelings of animosity between two of her old boyfriends leads to robbery and murder. (85 mins.)
Director: Leonide Moguy
“ It's a long walk to anywhere. ” - classicsoncall
 
79.
The Black Dahlia (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Two policemen see their personal and professional lives fall apart in the wake of the "Black Dahlia" murder investigation. (121 mins.)
Director: Brian De Palma
“ Nothing stays buried forever. ” - classicsoncall