Saturday 31 October 2020

Back of My Head

          That money. I had to keep it. Somehow. It beat like a very small drum at the back of my head. A small and very distant drum .......

Red Scarf
Gil Brewer

Dark Million

                                                                   Fragments blog passes a million views.

Dirty Femmes #6

James Avati

Ernest Chiriaka


George Gross

Robert McGinnis

Sam Peffer

James Meese

Friday 30 October 2020

Dark Passage

  • Dark Passage
  • Delmer Daves
  • 1947

A Beautiful Twilight

         Truth, like light, binds. Falsehood, on the contrary, is a beautiful twilight that enhances every object.

Albert Camus

Martel Chapman
Albert Camus

Big Lonely City #131

Louis Stettner

Walter Sanders


Annemarie Schwarzenbach

Vivian Maier

Robert Doisneau

Sonia Handelman

Don Donaghy


Edwin Rosskam

Ben Maddow


Walker Evans

some images reblogged via Noirsville.blogspot.com

Thursday 29 October 2020

Waited for You

  • I Waited for You
  • (Fuller/Gillespie)
  • Miles Davis

Even Bad Luck is Some Kind of Luck #43


Night of the Hunter

Michael Collins

Sweet Smell of Success

Day of the Locust


Brooklyn's Finest

The Burglar

Ask the Dust

From the Life of the Marionettes

Mikey and Nicky

some images reblogged
via Noirsville.blogspot.com

Wednesday 28 October 2020

Deep Ridges

          A shudder streaked through Cassidy, and in the deep ridges of his mind he saw the bottle as a loathsome, grotesque creature that had lured Doris and captured her and pleasured itself with her, draining the sweet life from her body as it poured it's rottenness into her. He saw the bottle as something poisonous and altogether hateful, and Doris completely helpless in it's grasp.

Cassidy's Girl
David Goodis

Tomer Hanuka

Tuesday 27 October 2020

Sometimes You Get

       The problem with putting two and two together is that sometimes you get four, and sometimes you get twenty-two.

Dashiell Hammett

Dita Von Teese

Shadow Dancer

Shadow Dancer
James Marsh