Tag: neo noir

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 ...

Mortal Thoughts (1991) 5.7

Mortal Thoughts (1991)

Storyline:The hairdresser, wife and mother Cynthia Kellogg is in a police department being interrogated by the experienced detective John Woods and his partner, Detective Linda Nealon. Through flashbacks, she reveals ...

The Night of the Following Day (1969) 6.1

The Night of the Following Day (1969)

Storyline:Things start to go wrong for a group of criminals after they kidnap a young heiress and hold her for ransom at a beach house in France. Fighting among the co-conspirators boils over shortly after the ransom ...

Impulse (1990) 5.6

Impulse (1990)

Storyline:Lottie Mason is a police vice cop who has just the right looks to be a decoy for the whore-mungers on the streets of Los Angeles. She seems to always be where the action is whether it be vice or drugs. While...

La Antena (2007) 7.4

La Antena (2007)

Storyline:This near-silent black and white film from Argentina tells the story of a city that has lost its voice, stolen by Mr. TV, and the attempts of a small family to win the voice back. Similar in design to early ...

Homicide (1991) 7

Homicide (1991)

Storyline:Policeman Bob Gold has to capture a murderer that not even the FBI has been able to find. But before he can even start he is re-assigned to the murder of an old Jewish lady in a black area. The evidence poin...

Narrow Margin (1990) 6.6

Narrow Margin (1990)

Storyline:A woman secretly witnesses the murder of her blind date for the evening by a top Mafia boss. She immediately goes into hiding without informing the authorities. When they finally catch up with her, she is un...

Fire of Conscience (2010) 6.2

Fire of Conscience (2010)

Storyline:Centers on Captain Manfred who is caught in the line of fire between high levels of corruption and malice. He must solve a brutal murder to prove his partner's innocence and unearth the truth behind Hong Kon...

Le Samouraï (1967) 8.1

Le Samouraï (1967)

Storyline:Hitman Jef Costello is a perfectionist who always carefully plans his murders and who never gets caught. One night however, after killing a night-club owner, he's seen by witnesses. His efforts to provide hi...

Faces in the Dark (1960) 6.5

Faces in the Dark (1960)

Storyline:Businessman and inventor Richard Hammond is determined to develop and market the perfect light-bulb. In a freak lab accident he is blinded and suffers a partial breakdown. His wife, partner and brother take ...

Hotel Noir (2012) 5.5

Hotel Noir (2012)

Storyline:Los Angeles, 1958: a detective holes up in a downtown hotel awaiting killers to come get him. During the course of one night he will meet various occupants of the hotel and the truth of how he came to be in ...

Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) 6.9

Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019)

Storyline:In a world where people collect pocket-size monsters (Pokémon) to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent monster who seeks to be a detective.User Reviews: If you enjoy reading my Spoiler-Free reviews, ...

The Salton Sea (2002) 6.7

The Salton Sea (2002)

Storyline:After the murder of his beloved wife, a man in search of redemption is set adrift in a world where nothing is as it seems. On his journey, he befriends slacker Jimmy User Reviews: My name is Tom Van Allen. I...

The Late Show (1977) 5.5

The Late Show (1977)

Storyline:Over-the-hill gumshoe in Los Angeles seeks to avenge the killing of an old pal, another detective who had gotten himself involved in a case concerning a murdered broad, stolen stamps, a nickel-plated handgun...

No Blood of Mine (2018) 0.0

No Blood of Mine (2018)

Storyline:A murder mystery movie set in Duluth, Minnesota that follows the journey of a woman navigating her past and a Native American police detective searching for a killer.User Reviews: