Jim Beaver (JUMBLEJIM@prodigy.net)
Tue, 14 Sep 1999 14:45:30 -0700
>Anyone else with some suggestions of fairly recent
(as in might
>still be available at the video rental store) movies in the
>film noir (or close) category?
It's not that recent a film, but it's got a new DVD release,
so I'll mention it. It's also one of my ten favorite films of
all time: the Dick Richards - Robert Mitchum version of
Raymond Chandler's FAREWELL, MY LOVELY. It's one of those
films I love so much I forgive it its (few) flaws without a
second thought. I much prefer it to the Dick Powell version,
MURDER MY SWEET, though there's nothing wrong with that
version. I just think Mitchum's the man, as far as Marlowe
goes. Anyone see that hilarious spoof of Marlowe he did on
Saturday Night Live?
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