B Noir Detour


June 2015

Key Largo: A Stormy Contribution to the Beach Party Blogathon

When I saw that Silver Screenings and Speakeasy were hosting a Beach Party Blogathon, I immediately wanted to write about the link between setting and sexuality in Some Like It Hot or to wax poetic over my first childhood screening of Beach Blanket Bingo (and how... Continue Reading →

Films for 6/7: Black Angel (#BNoirDetour) and The Man Who Knew Too Much (#HitchGoesHollywood)

June 7 is the first Sunday of the month, so @BNoirDetour (9p ET) happily shares live tweet hosting duties with @MikeShayne and #HitchGoesHollywood (11p ET). (And both films include performances by Peter Lorre!) First, it's 1946's Black Angel, in which noir bad boy... Continue Reading →

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