Film Noir Category Archives

When it’s gone, you’ll know what a gift love was!

Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation Kahlil Gibran oh! … brief The film follows the life of journalist Chow Mo-wan in the aftermath of an unconsummated affair with a woman called Su Li-zhen in the early 1960’s in Hong Kong (In The Mood for Love) and is depicted through four story arcs. Three of the …

The cover up always causes trouble!

It isn’t the original scandal that gets people in the most trouble – it’s the attempted cover-up! Tom Petri oh! … brief Kang Sung-jin, husband to a deaf and mute Song Jeong-sook, father to a crippled son, long-time friend to a local journalist, and a police officer with an upstanding reputation, struggles to get by on his minuscule wage while meeting the demands of his …

I fell hard for the man on high heels!

You can only lie about who you are for so long without going crazy  Ellen Wittlinger, Parrotfish oh! … brief A renowned hard-as-nails homicide detective cracks a case involving a brutally violent gang. He decides to resign from his position, partly due to the fact, that his reputation for bringing violent criminals has turned him into a violent man. But mostly because beneath his cool …