1000 Film Noirs and Neo-Noirs

"This is a list of 1000 film noirs and neo-noirs from around the world released between 1920 and 2012."

The list is taken from the book Film Noir: 100 All-Time Favorites, edited by Paul Duncan and Jürgen Müller and published by Taschen in 2014.

The book contains descriptions of and still photos from 100 films. The 100 films are included in this list (I have also made a seperate list of those films, which can be found here). There are no further descriptions of the other 900 films in the book.

I wasn't able to find the following films on Letterboxd:
A Notorious Gentleman (1935)
Killer at Large (1947)
Escapade (1957) (there is a 1955 film, but I am pretty…

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    1

  • The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog

    2

  • Metropolis

    3

  • Underworld

    4

  • The Racket

    5

  • Blackmail

    6

  • Thunderbolt

    7

  • The Big Gamble

    8

  • City Streets

    9

  • La Chienne

    10

  • Little Caesar

    11

  • M

    12

  • The Maltese Falcon

    13

  • The Public Enemy

    14

  • The Secret Six

    15

  • The Beast of the City

    16

  • I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang

    17

  • Payment Deferred

    18

  • Scarface

    19

  • Two Seconds

    20

  • Crime without Passion

    21

  • The Glass Key

    22

  • The Scoundrel

    23

  • Fury

    24

  • Sabotage

    25

  • Pépé le Moko

    26

  • San Quentin

    27

  • You Only Live Once

    28

  • Algiers

    29

  • La Bête Humaine

    30

  • Port of Shadows

    31

  • They Drive by Night

    32

  • Blind Alley

    33

  • Le Jour Se Lève

    34

  • Invisible Stripes

    35

  • King of the Underworld

    36

  • The Last Turning

    37

  • Let Us Live

    38

  • Personal Column

    39

  • Rio

    40

  • The Roaring Twenties

    41

  • Angels Over Broadway

    42

  • City for Conquest

    43

  • Foreign Correspondent

    44

  • Girl in 313

    45

  • The Letter

    46

  • Michael Shayne: Private Detective

    47

  • Night Train to Munich

    48

  • Rebecca

    49

  • Stranger on the Third Floor

    50

  • They Drive by Night

    51

  • Among the Living

    52

  • Blues in the Night

    53

  • Citizen Kane

    54

  • Dressed to Kill

    55

  • High Sierra

    56

  • I Wake Up Screaming

    57

  • Johnny Eager

    58

  • Ladies in Retirement

    59

  • The Maltese Falcon

    60

  • Out of the Fog

    61

  • Rage in Heaven

    62

  • The Shanghai Gesture

    63

  • Suspicion

    64

  • A Woman's Face

    65

  • Crossroads

    66

  • The Glass Key

    67

  • Kid Glove Killer

    68

  • Moontide

    69

  • The Payoff

    70

  • Quiet Please, Murder

    71

  • Saboteur

    72

  • Street of Chance

    73

  • This Gun for Hire

    74

  • Calling Dr. Death

    75

  • Le Corbeau

    76

  • The Fallen Sparrow

    77

  • Journey into Fear

    78

  • The Leopard Man

    79

  • Ossessione

    80

  • The Seventh Victim

    81

  • Shadow of a Doubt

    82

  • Whispering Footsteps

    83

  • Bluebeard

    84

  • Christmas Holiday

    85

  • Dark Waters

    86

  • Destiny

    87

  • Double Indemnity

    88

  • Experiment Perilous

    89

  • Gaslight

    90

  • Guest in the House

    91

  • To Have and Have Not

    92

  • Laura

    93

  • The Lodger

    94

  • The Mark of the Whistler

    95

  • The Mask of Dimitrios

    96

  • Ministry of Fear

    97

  • Murder, My Sweet

    98

  • Phantom Lady

    99

  • Shadows in the Night

    100