Continuing our crime cinema month with a look at a standard 1953 drama that becomes quintessential noir thanks to dialogue, characterisation and visual style.
Continuing our crime month with a look at Henri-Georges Clouzot’s lightweight murder mystery shot during the German occupation of France.
Continuing our crime movie season with a look back at what is perhaps the most outrageously delirious Japanese underworld film ever made.
Sex, crime and double-crosses galore in the classic 1994 neo-noir.
Our crime movie series continues with a look at the classic, pioneering police procedural that spawned a popular TV series.
Continuing our crime movie month with a look at a flawed but interesting film adaptation of a BBC serial from 1955.
Continuing our crime cinema series with an unexpectedly gritty and twisted British B-movie thriller from the 1960s.
Our crime cinema retrospective continues with a look at one of the most impressive and paranoid thrillers of the 1950s.
A pre-gothic Hammer Films crime melodrama that is better than you might expect.
Setting the scene for our month of Film Noir reviews – and explaining why we are refusing to take a narrow view of just what ‘noir’ is.
The maverick director’s collision of style, slasher and psychedelia remains a seminal moment in American cinema.
The new film from the maker of The Woman with Leopard Shoes looks to be an intense, paranoid horror thriller.