Beyond The Valley Of The Ultrableak

The best of Hollywood cynicism and fatalism from 1940 to 1960.
See also: letterboxd.com/claxtondog/list/late-noir/

  • They Drive by Night
  • The Face Behind the Mask
  • Man Hunt
  • Kings Row
  • Hangmen Also Die!
  • The Seventh Victim
  • The Mask of Dimitrios
  • Laura
  • The Woman in the Window
  • Hangover Square
  • Dillinger
  • Detour
  • Scarlet Street
  • Leave Her to Heaven
  • Three Strangers
  • The Spiral Staircase
  • The Stranger
  • Black Angel
  • The Killers
  • The Strange Woman
  • The Verdict
  • The Locket
  • The Man I Love
  • The Devil Thumbs a Ride
  • The Red House
  • Born to Kill
  • Repeat Performance
  • Framed
  • Possessed
  • Brute Force
  • They Won't Believe Me
  • Dark Passage
  • Out of the Past
  • I Walk Alone
  • Pitfall
  • Moonrise
  • Act of Violence
  • Force of Evil
  • Criss Cross
  • Flaxy Martin
  • Caught
  • The Set-Up
  • Champion
  • Flamingo Road
  • The Big Steal
  • Too Late for Tears
  • Obsession
  • Tension
  • D.O.A.
  • The Reckless Moment
  • In a Lonely Place
  • Night and the City
  • Where the Sidewalk Ends
  • The Prowler
  • Ace in the Hole
  • Tomorrow Is Another Day
  • On Dangerous Ground
  • Sudden Fear
  • Angel Face
  • The Hitch-Hiker
  • Pickup on South Street
  • The Big Heat
  • Crime Wave
  • The Bigamist
  • Wicked Woman
  • Witness to Murder
  • Private Hell 36
  • The Big Combo
  • Kiss Me Deadly
  • Dementia
  • The Killing
  • Beyond a Reasonable Doubt
  • Sweet Smell of Success
  • Touch of Evil
  • Odds Against Tomorrow
  • Reign of Terror
  • Seconds