June 9, 2009

Author Raymond Chandler’s impact on detective fiction is greater than just his seven groundbreaking novels and the films that were made from them. Chandler also briefly worked as a screenwriter in Hollywood, teaming with director […]

Geek Gear: BLADE RUNNER Light Up Umbrella

October 23, 2008

Geek Gear- Something so absolutely geeky you have no choice but to acquire one as quickly as possible. Stuck in a neo-noir future Los Angeles with no hope of a new life on the Off […]

Required Viewing: TCM Celebrating 80 Years of RKO

October 1, 2008

Beauty may have killed the beast, but it did not silence “The Transmitter”. In fact, RKO Pictures became one of the most famous picture-makers during Hollywood’s Golden Age. RKO formed in 1928 after a successful […]

A Look Back At The Black Dahlia Murder

September 5, 2006

Although the upcoming film The Black Dahlia is being touted as based on the novel by James Ellroy, the writer of LA Confidential, Ellroy actually based his book on the 1947 Los Angeles murder of […]