Fog and Shadows

The first warning sign of San Francisco's utter noirness is how ruthlessly, perhaps desperately, this place pretends never to have black moods. The second…

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90 Years Young

The masterful director Howard Hawks had a simple strategy: Craft great scenes. String enough of ‘em together, and you have a great movie. The…

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Tough Guys and Long Legs

Throughout its first decade, Noir City mixed well-worn classics and long-forgotten obscurities with a bracing chaser of guest appearances by appreciative elder icons. Nothing…

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Arthouse Movie Listings November 16-22

Artists' Television Access. Beautiful Moving Images: The program includes Christina Battle's To Reveal the Fourteen Windows; Minyong Jang's The Breath; Jon Beacham's What I…

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Detour to Nowhere

It’s an unlikely — but nonetheless possible — scenario to wake up in a low-rent motel on the dusty outskirts of Las Vegas with…

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