Tag: neo noir

The Killers (1964) 7.1

The Killers (1964)

Storyline:A remake of Rächer der Unterwelt (1946) which itself was inspired by the Ernest Hemingway short story. Told instead from the hitmen's point of view, the killers decide to find out why their latest victi...

The Morning After (1986) 6

The Morning After (1986)

Storyline:Alex Sternberg wakes up with a hangover and no memory of how she ended up in bed with a dead man. She flees, convinced that she has had another blackout and stabbed someone. Her only support, Turner, an ex c...

The Other Side of Madness (1971) 5

The Other Side of Madness (1971)

Storyline:A mixture of documentary footage and re-enactment scenes, some filmed on the action locations, of the infamous Tate-LaBianca murders committed by the gang known as the Manson Family.User Reviews: I am the &q...

The Money Trap (1965) 6.3

The Money Trap (1965)

Storyline:Joe Baron is a cop with money problems that seem solved when Joe is assigned to a burglary case involving half a million dollars stolen from a doctor office's safe.The very rich doctor Dr. Horace Van Tilden ...

The Longest Nite (1998) 7.4

The Longest Nite (1998)

Storyline:A corrupt cop named Sam handles negotiations between two Triad leaders who plan to join forces. However, he meets a suspicious bald man named Tony, who keeps following him around and disrupting his personal ...

The Last White Man (2020) 4.1

The Last White Man (2020)

Storyline:Karl Gordon, an underemployed pizza delivery boy, works in his quiet suburban hometown where romantic, professional, and social failures fuel his hatred for the changing world around him, setting him on a co...

The American Friend (1977) 7.4

The American Friend (1977)

Storyline:Tom Ripley has a sweet deal with an art forger. The forger creates the paintings; Tom sells them. But another criminal business associate wants Tom to go in for an even riskier enterprise: murder. Tom sugges...

Hickey & Boggs (1972) 6.4

Hickey & Boggs (1972)

Storyline:Bill Cosby and Robert Culp ("I Spy") are united again as private eyes in this Walter Hill-scripted "film noir." Searching for a missing girl, they find themselves involved with vicious criminals and precipit...

Portrait in Black (1960) 6.5

Portrait in Black (1960)

Storyline:Lana Turner and Anthony Quinn are lovers who murder Lana's cruel, but wealthy husband, played by Lloyd Nolan. Since Quinn is her husband's physician, the murder is easily committed, but blackmail, guilt and ...

Past Midnight (1991) 5.6

Past Midnight (1991)

Storyline:A man gets out of prison after fifteen years for stabbing his wife to death, and his social worker becomes convinced he was innocent. As she researches his case, and interviews other people who were involved...

Crimson Rivers 2: Angels of the Apocalypse (2004) 6

Crimson Rivers 2: Angels of the Apocalypse (2004)

Storyline:Chief Niemans is investigating a series of ritual murders: The victims are crucified. He teams up with young officer Reda, who gets embroiled after a man dressed as a monk tries to kill a confused guy Reda p...

Cabaret (1986) 5.2

Cabaret (1986)

Storyline:University student sax player gets a lesson in the hard-boiled noir life.User Reviews: Smokey jazz bar in the rain. Shadowy characters. A sax-heavy soundtrack. All the hard-boiled noir clich├ęs are here. Shun...

Jannat 2 (2012) 6.1

Jannat 2 (2012)

Storyline:Jannat 2 revolves around a smuggler Sonu Delhi KKC who deals in illegal guns. ACP Pratap Raghuvanshi is a sincere police officer who has taken the oath to demolish the illegal guns business. The entire movie...

Jagged Edge (1985) 6.5

Jagged Edge (1985)

Storyline:San Francisco heiress Page Forrester is brutally murdered in her remote beach house. Her husband Jack is devastated by the crime but soon finds himself accused of her murder. He hires lawyer Teddy Barnes to ...

Running Through Darkness (2018) 5.5

Running Through Darkness (2018)

Storyline:While going for a routine morning run, Calvin Jacobs (Landon Beard) discovers the body of a young woman who has been beaten and left for dead. He recognizes her as Robin, a college crush from his undergradua...

Alphaville (1965) 7.1

Alphaville (1965)

Storyline:Lemmy Caution, an American private-eye, arrives in Alphaville, a futuristic city on another planet. His very American character is at odds with the city's ruler, an evil scientist named Von Braun, who has ou...

Black Test Car (1962) 7

Black Test Car (1962)

Storyline:Two car manufacturers spy on each other to try to find out details and prices of a new sports car each is about to launch.User Reviews: Solid, noirish gangster film without regular gangsters. This is industr...

Fingers (1978) 6.8

Fingers (1978)

Storyline:Keitel plays the lead in this schizophrenic movie in which he is continually pulled by the two conflicting sides of his personality, on the one hand that of a quiet piano virtuoso and on the other a ruthless...

Framed (1975) 6.4

Framed (1975)

Storyline:Gambler Ron Lewis wins the jackpot but is ambushed later on the street outside. In self defense he kills a cop and is sentenced to four years of prison. He vows to make a bloody revenge on the mayor and the ...

Anything for Her (2008) 7.1

Anything for Her (2008)

Storyline:Lisa and Julien are married and lead a happy uneventful life with their son Oscar. But their life radically changes one morning, when the police comes to arrest Lisa on murder charges. She's sentenced to 20 ...

The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) 7.4

The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

Storyline:The 1950s. Manhattan lavatory attendant, Tom Ripley, borrows a Princeton jacket to play piano at a garden party. When the wealthy father of a recent Princeton grad chats Tom up, Tom pretends to know the son ...

The Devil All the Time (2020) 8.3

The Devil All the Time (2020)

Storyline:Set in rural southern Ohio and West Virginia, The Devil All the Time follows a cast of compelling and bizarre characters from the end of World War II to the 1960s. There's Willard Russell, tormented veteran ...

The Bad Sleep Well (1960) 8

The Bad Sleep Well (1960)

Storyline:It is a high-profile wedding: the daughter of Mr Iwabuchi, a wealthy businessman, is marrying Mr Nishi, a car salesman. However, Mr Iwabuchi and other senior members of his company are suspected of corporate...

DAU. Degeneratsiya (2020) 6.4

DAU. Degeneratsiya (2020)

Storyline:A secret Soviet Institute conducts scientific and occult experiments on animals and human beings to create the perfect person. Azhippo, KGB general and his aides turn a blind eye to erotic adventures of the ...