Episode 8 - Detour (1945)

March 3rd, 2014

Steve reviews and (slightly) critiques the PRC classic noir, DETOUR.


Episode 7 - Red Light (1949)

February 18th, 2014

Back from hiatus, Steve discovers and discusses a semi-obscure noir, RED LIGHT, starring George Raft, Virginia Mayo, Raymond Burr, etc.


A brief - yet meandering.. explanation

February 6th, 2014

The title says it all.


Episode 6 - Stranger on the Third Floor

September 23rd, 2013

On this episode, Steve discusses what some consider to be the first film noir, STRANGER ON THE THIRD FLOOR.


Episode 5 - Pitfall (1948)

September 8th, 2013

On this episode, Steve discusses the "pitfalls" of living on the fringe of the dark city, where a freshly mown lawn and the white picket fences hide a layer of deceit, desire, and ultimately...murder.


Episode 4 - Decoy (1946)

August 22nd, 2013

On this episode, Steve discusses DECOY, a poverty row noir that nearly transcends genres, featuring the meanest femme fatale of them all. 


Episode 3 - Moontide (1942)

August 10th, 2013

In this episode, Steve talks about the history and story of Archie Mayo's 1942 dream-like Noir, Moontide. Questions or comments may always be made by emailing darkcityconfessions@gmail.com.


Episode 2 - He Walked By Night

July 25th, 2013

On this episode, Steve talks about the 1948 noir, HE WALKED BY NIGHT, and its relevance in today's pop culture.


Episode 1 - Body & Soul (1947)

July 11th, 2013

In the first episode, Steve covers Robert Rossen's 1947 noir, BODY & SOUL. Please email questions and comments to darkcityconfessions@gmail.com and visit Facebook.com/ConfessionsFromTheDarkCity.