Film-Noir

He Walked by Night
7.2

He Walked by Night

Nov. 24, 1948

He Walked by Night

This film-noir piece, told in semi-documentary style, follows police on the hunt for a resourceful criminal who shoots and kills a cop.
The Stranger
7.4

The Stranger

May. 25, 1946

The Stranger

Wilson of the War Crimes Commission is seeking Franz Kindler, mastermind of the Holocaust, who has effectively erased his identity. Wilson ...
Saigon
6.6

Saigon

Mar. 31, 1948

Saigon

After World War II Larry learns that his flying buddy Mike will only live a short time despite the efforts of the doctors. He takes on a ...
Journey Into Fear
6.6

Journey Into Fear

Feb. 11, 1943

Journey Into Fear

Naive American engineer Howard Graham (Joseph Cotton) is taken by a fellow employee to an Istanbul nightclub, where he becomes attracted to ...
Raw Deal
7.3

Raw Deal

May. 26, 1948

Raw Deal

In this film noir classic, a revenge-seeking gangster (Dennis O’Keefe) is sent to prison after being framed for a crime he didn’t ...
Mr. Arkadin
7.6

Mr. Arkadin

Mar. 01, 1955

Mr. Arkadin

Orson Welles’s “Mr. Arkadin” tells the story of an elusive billionaire who hires an American smuggler to investigate his past. Welles ...
Union Station
6.7

Union Station

Oct. 04, 1950

Union Station

Police catch a break when suspected kidnappers are spotted on a train heading towards Union Station. Police, train station security and a witness ...
The Violent Years
6.2

The Violent Years

Jan. 01, 1956

The Violent Years

A newspaper publisher’s daughter suffers from neglect by her parents. She and her friends turn to crime by dressing up like men, holding up ...
T-Men
7.3

T-Men

Dec. 15, 1947

T-Men

Two U.S. Treasury (“T-men”) agents go undercover in Detroit, and then Los Angeles, in an attempt to break a U.S. currency ...
Shockproof
7.5

Shockproof

Jan. 25, 1949

Shockproof

Jenny Marsh is a hard-luck dame who’s just finished five years in the slammer for killing a man. Jenny’s not exactly the murdering ...
Kansas City Confidential
7.4

Kansas City Confidential

A down-on-his-luck ex-GI finds himself framed for an armored car robbery. When he’s finally released for lack of evidence–after ...
I Walk Alone
6.7

I Walk Alone

Jan. 16, 1948

I Walk Alone

Frankie Madison returns to New York after 14 years in prison. Noll Turner, Frankie’s former partner in bootlegging, is now a wealthy ...
Dead Reckoning
7.6

Dead Reckoning

Jan. 16, 1947

Dead Reckoning

Paratroopers Captain ‘Rip’ Murdock and Sergeant Johnny Drake are mysteriously ordered to travel to Washington, DC. When Drake learns ...
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
7.2

Beyond a Reasonable Doubt

A newspaper publisher, wanting to prove a point about the insufficiency of circumstantial evidence, talks his possible son-in-law Tom into a hoax ...
No Way Out
7.3

No Way Out

Aug. 16, 1950

No Way Out

The Biddle brothers, shot while robbing a gas station, are taken to the prison ward of the County Hospital; Ray Biddle, a rabid racist, wants no ...
The Prowler
7.2

The Prowler

May. 25, 1951

The Prowler

A policeman investigating a peeping Tom becomes obsessed with the married victim.
The Red House
7.4

The Red House

Mar. 16, 1947

The Red House

Pete and Ellen have reared Meg as their own, ever since she was a baby and her parents took off. Now a teen, Meg convinces her friend Nath to ...
The Amazing Mr. X
6.3

The Amazing Mr. X

Jul. 29, 1948

The Amazing Mr. X

On the beach one night, Christine Faber, two years a widow, thinks she hears her late husband Paul calling out of the surf…then meets a ...
Hell’s Island
7.4

Hell’s Island

May. 06, 1955

Hell’s Island

After being dumped by his fiancée, hard-drinking and depressed Mark Cormack (John Payne) loses his job in the Los Angeles district ...