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where the worlds of film noir and pre-code collide.

  • By Karen Burroughs Hannsberry
  • Based in United States of America
  • Roughly two posts per week
  • First post on

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Nov 2022 4
Dec 2022 1
Jan 2023 3
Feb 2023 1
Mar 2023 3
Apr 2023 2
May 2023 2
Jun 2023 3
Jul 2023 2
Aug 2023 4
Sep 2023 2
Oct 2023 3
Nov 2023 30
Dec 2023 3
Jan 2024 2
Feb 2024 2
Mar 2024 4
Apr 2024 2
May 2024 5

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Most recent posts

Warner Baxter: The Accidental Star
In The Accidental Star, his fourth classic film book, Dan Van Neste tackles the life and career of Warner Baxter, who I’d previously known solely for his performances in Craig’s Wife (1928), 42nd Street (1933), …
On , by shadowsandsatin, 887 words
The Auspicious Film Debut of Kirk Douglas (Or, “You’re insane. Me, too.”)
Of all the film debuts I can think of, there is none more impressive, for my money, than Kirk Douglas’s in The Strange Love of Martha Ivers. In this 1946 noir, he’s no bit player …
On , by shadowsandsatin, 1,459 words
Strange Names: It’s in the Name of the Title Blogathon
When it comes to pre-Code dames, there’s a whole lot ‘o strange stuff goin’ on. Films from the Golden Age of Hollywood were no strangers (no pun intended) to titles with the word “strange” in …
On , by shadowsandsatin, 1,380 words