Study film noir: Kansas City Confidential (1952)

First watch a 1 hour documentary introduction to American film noir. Then watch Kansas City Confidential (1952) starring Lee Van Cleef, followed by a half-hour Tv discussion of the movie from Cuny-TV. Wnuc.org: radio discussion “Movies on the radio: film noir” (49 min)

Finally listen to Talking History on film noir.

Interview with Mark A. Viera, author of Into the Dark: The Hidden World of Film Noir, 1941-1950 (16 min audio)

Other film noir related material that is available online:

“Graham Green and film noir” (video lecture)

Noircast.net presents a 50 part podcast series on film noir

Noircity, an annual festival dedicated to noir films, has its own youtube channel

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