click on image below to view article

The Last Chapter: The end of the Serial

The Last Chapter

A Different Look at the 1947 HUAC Hearings


In defense of Elia Kazan

Postage Paid

Film Noir and the Femme Fatale

High Heels on Wet Pavement

On the Waterfront

The best American film ever produced?

Humphrey Bogart: The Peak Years


A definition of the classic genre

Screwball Comedy

Black Americans in early Hollywood

Midnight Ramble

Hollywood and the Great Directors


The decline of the Hollywood studio system

After the Apex

red channels maazine

More Hollywood Ten

Criss Cross and The Killers

Two From Siodmak

A Conversation with Marie Windsor

With Kubrick

Barbara Stanwyck and Double Indemnity

Double Indemnity

Narrative Innovations in Film Noir



Out of the Past

A look at the Howard Hawks classic

Ball of Fire

A Conversation with Ann Savage

Film Noir?


arrowModerntimes Blog

arrowSources for Moderntimes Classic Film Pages

arrowSelected Film Images

arrowImages Film Noir

arrowScrewball Comedy

arrowRico's End

arrowBall of Fire

arrowMidnight Ramble


arrowThe Bees

arrowA Tribute to Humphrey Bogart

arrowCarol Lombard

arrowA Pretty Grim Life, Actually

arrowViv and Larry Dot Com

arrowFilm Noir Studies