Tag Archives: British Film Noir

My Review of ‘Hell Drivers’ (1957)

This movie is unique in a number of ways. For one thing, it’s a British film noir. According to Ben Mankiewicz on TCM, it marked the beginning of British New Wave cinema. The tone of the film is unquestionably gritty. … Continue reading

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My Review of ‘Brighton Rock’ (1948)

This movie was adapted from a book by Graham Greene, who co-wrote the screenplay with Terence Rattigan. I read the book a few years ago and mainly remembered what a little shit the main character, Pinkie, was. And that description’s … Continue reading

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