Pulp Fiction by Paul Gates - Home of the Alternative Movie Poster -AMP-
Movie Synopsis: “The lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster’s wife, and a pair of diner bandits intertwine in four tales of violence and redemption.” More Paul Gates AMPs: Paul Gates Artists Website: https://twitter.com/picklevision
Life of Crime Movie Poster (#1 of 2)
Official theatrical movie poster (#1 of 2) for Life of Crime (2014). Directed by Daniel Schechter. Starring John Hawkes, Mos Def, Jennifer Aniston, Tim Robbins
The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973) - IMDb
After his last crime has him looking at a long prison sentence for repeat offenses, a low level Boston gangster decides to snitch on his friends to avoid jail time.
Bob le Flambeur (1955) - Jean-Pierre Melville | Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related | AllMovie
Both a tribute to classic American gangster films and the source of inspiration for French New Wave filmmakers, Bob le Flambeur is the first in a series of stylish noirs that Jean-Pierre Melville started in the mid-'50s. Co-scripted by the popular crime writer Auguste Le Breton (Rififi), this is a story of ex-bank robber and compulsive gambler Bob (Roger Duchesne), who plans a heist at the Deauville casino. As in many films of that genre, he assembles a team of old friends and new…
100 GREATEST MOVIE POSTERS of FILM NOIR! 10th Anniversary edition!
Ten years, 1,000,000 hits, and a book later! Just about ten years ago, when this blog was in its infancy, I garnered some attention by counting down the 100 best film noir posters in a series of weekly posts. When all was said and done, the countdown had been featured on more than 100 different web sites worldwide, attracted more than a million hits, and ultimately led to a book from Fantagraphics, released in 2014. The book features an introduction by none other than William Friedkin…
Widowman, by Matthew Hockey
"Widowman," by Matthew Hockey, in Fast Women and Neon Lights: Eighties Inspired Neon Noir, edited by Michael Pool, 2016. The publishers sent me a free e-copy of this book. And this is Hockey's second appearance in this blog. As I read through this book I wondered when we would get to organized crime. Didn't expect it from this direction, however. Aki is the widow of a Tokyo mobster. One day, through the carelessness of the widowman who brings her her monthly allowance, she discovers that her…
Trailer Debut for Neon-doused Indie 'Death Waits For No Man'
‘The Postman Always Rings Twice’ meets ‘Drive’ in writer-director Armin Siljkovic’s neon-doused indie noir-thriller ‘Death Waits for No Man’. ‘Death Waits for No Man’ is an unnerving and complex chronicle of a neon art collector that seduces a lone drifter into killing her abusive husband. Black Sails’ Angelique Pretorius headlines a cast that includes Bradley Snedeker, Corey Rieger and Travis Myers. ‘Death Waits for No Man’ is released this Fall. Check out the trailer and poster below.