Hopperesque

Hopperesque

Tuesday, 15 October 2019

Mosaic Noir #106


Casino

Lift to the Scaffold

 Angel Heart

Lost Weekend

Memento

Strangers on a Train

Se7en

On Dangerous Ground

The Conformist

Crossfire

True Detective

Pickpocket

Your Thoughts


If i could read your mind love
What a tale your thoughts could tell
Just like a paperback novel
The kind the drugstores sell

If You Could Read My Mind
(Lightfoot) 
Gordon Lightfoot

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Norman Parkinson
1938

I Cannot Fathom


                    You or i cannot fathom the apalling strangeness of the mercy of God.

Brighton Rock
1948

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Karl Fitzgerald

Sunday, 13 October 2019

Thinking How Sour


          He turned off the lights, thinking how sour his luck had been since he had left Holly. Outside he walked fast. toward Fremont. You need at least a thousand, he thought. Play percentages. Don't get greedy.

James O. Causey
Baby Doll Murders
1957

  https://retreatsfromoblivion.com/2018/11/21/the-baby-doll-murders-excerpt-by-james-o-causey/

Round Midnight

Round Midnight
(Monk)
Art Pepper

Shortcut to Hell #16

 They Made Me a Fugitive

Plein Soleil

Out of the Past

 No Country for Old Men

Moonrise

Angel Heart

 Armee Des Ombres

Desperate

The Killer Inside Me

They Live By Night

Lost Highway

Blast of Silence

 Zodiac

Side Street

Catcher Was a Spy

Nightmare Alley

Goodfellas

Odds Against Tomorrow