Climbing the Noir Walls

“Murder! Infidelity! Brain damage!” That could’ve been the tagline for the MGM (yes, they made dark stuff too, not just glossy musicals) noir High Wall (1947). Y’see, High Wall is a terrific example one of a fascinating film subgenre … … Continue reading

Unsuspected Noir

So here it is, Monday night. My book just came out (if I repeat it enough it may sink in) … I spent a wonderful Saturday afternoon at the Hayward Public Library on a Sisters in Crime panel with the … Continue reading