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A Close Call for Boston Blackie

Chester Morris stars as private detective Boston Blackie. Blackie is framed for murder. ...
A Night for Crime

A P.R.C. (Producers Releasing Corporation) film featuring Lyle Talbot. ...
Abe Lincoln of the Ninth Avenue

A law student who is idealistic and works very hard takes on a gang in Hell's Kitchen. The film was released in 1939. ...
Amateur Crook

A 1937 action/comedy from poverty row. A pair of jewel thieves seek to steal the valuables of wealthy women. ...
Angel on My Shoulder
A dead gangster returns to earth after having approval from the Devil. He wants to seek out revenge on the one who killed him. Released in 1946. ...
Bank Alarm

An investigator tries to find a gang responsible for a series of bank robberies thus jeopardizing his sister, the girlfriend of the gang's ringleader. ...
Behind Green Lights

A private investigator's body turns up dead outside of the police station and the police lieutentant decides to investigate it. Released in 1946. ...
Blonde Ice

A society reporter keeps herself in the headlines by marrying a series of wealthy men. They all die mysteriously afterwards. Released in 1948. ...
Bluebeard

Set in Paris during the 1800s, it is about a serial killer who is also a painter. The film was released in 1944. ...
Borderline

In Mexico, a drug smuggling ring becomes infiltrated by two undercover agents. What they don't know is the identity of the other person. Starring: Sta ...
Burke's Law

An American detective series that ran on ABC from 1963 to 1965 and was revived on CBS in the 1990s. This episode was from 1963: "Who Killed Jason Shaw ...
C-Man

When his best friend is murdered in pursuit of jewel smugglers, customs agent Cliff Holden (Dean Jagger) finds himself assigned to track down the kill ...
Captain Kidd

Charles Laughton plays Kidd, a merchant captain who cons the King of England (Henry Daniell) into allowing him to take to the sea to recover a lost tr ...
Chinatown After Dark

Released in 1931. The female head of a Chinatown crime gang is after a valuable jewel. Stars: Carmel Myers, Rex Lease, and Barbara Kent. ...
Clipped Wings

A 1937 American crime and aviation film set in World War I. Directed by Stuart Paton from an original story and screenplay by Paul Willett. The film s ...
Convict's Code

A 1939 crime-drama. An ex-con is employed by the man who framed him for bank robbery. ...
Cosmo Jones, Crime Smasher

An amateur detective tries to find a kidnapped heiress. ...
Danger Ahead

$40,000 worth of cash gets paid to Captain Matthews by Nick Conrad for helping him with a shipment of silk from China. He gets robbed of the cash afte ...
Detour

A 1945 film noir thriller starring Tom Neal and Ann Savage. In this cult classic, Pianist Al Roberts tries to hitchhike to Hollywood but gets involved ...
Dick Tracy Detective

Dick Tracy must figure out why there are many brutal murders happening. Each one of the victims comes from different backgrounds. There are some suspe ...
Dishonored Lady

In this film Madeleine Damien is a fashion editor of a slick Manhattan magazine but at night she is also a party girl. The film was released in 1947. ...
Door-to-Door Maniac

A low budget 1961 crime drama originally released under the name Five Minutes to Live. Directed by Bill Karn and starring Johnny Cash, Cay Forrester, ...
Escape By Night

A 1937 crime drama directed by Hamilton MacFadden. Starring William Hall, Anne Nagel, and Dean Jagger. Some of Capper-Gang try to go straight, and fi ...
Gang Bullets

A 1938 American film directed by Lambert Hillyer, starring Anne Nagel as Patricia Wayne, Robert Kent as Assistant District Attorney John Carter, an ...
Gangs of New York

A 1938 crime drama about an undercover policeman who declares war on the mob. Starring Charles Bickford, Ann Dvorak, and Alan Baxter. ...
Gangster Story

Jack Martin, gangster and cop killer, is running from the law. He hides out in a small town and doesn't have much money so he tries to figure out how ...
Get Christie Love!

A 1974 made-for-TV film about an undercover female police detective (Teresa Graves) who is determined to overthrow a drug ring. It is based on Dorothy ...
He Walked By Night

Gripping film noir crime drama about a manhunt for a ruthless killer who plays a deadly cat and mouse game with the police. Starring Richard Basehart, ...
High Risk

In need of some money, four American friends decide to make a raid commando style in a South American country. They try to steal $5 million from an Am ...
Impact

A wealthy businessman survives attempt by wife to have him killed, makes it look like she succeeded and starts a new life in small town as auto mechan ...
Jamaica Inn

This film takes place around the 1800's in Cornwall. A young woman finds out that she is living near some gang criminals who try to arrange shipwrecks ...
Jigsaw

The crusaders, known as a shadowy group, have been trying to organize things and create a power center. Released in 1949. ...
Kansas City Confidential

1952 film noir crime drama about an ex-con that is trying to get his life straight but then he gets framed for a million dollar armored car robbe ...
Lady in the Death House

A 1944 crime-drama directed by Steve Sekely, starring Jean Parker and Lionel Atwill. Mary Kirk Logan is an innocent scientist on death row and in love ...
Last Alarm

A veteran fightfighter must retire at 65 years of age according to the Fire Department. Soon after hearing this news his friend dies from a series of ...
Little Tough Guy

A man is sentenced to death because of a murder that he did not commit. His son vows to also become a criminal. Released in 1938. ...
M

Directed by Fritz Lang. About the search for a child murderer in Berlin, and as the story, and the search progress, the high profile murderer begins t ...
Man in the Attic

Jack the Ripper is a lodger at a Victorian house and his landlady suspects him. Released in 1953. ...
Master Touch

A professsional thief just released from prison takes on a high risk heist that might end up putting him back in prison again for life. The film was r ...
Million Dollar Weekend

Nicholas Lawrence, a young stockbroker, embezzles millions of dollars of stocks and cash and flees to Shanghai. When he is in route he meets Cynthia S ...
Mr. Moto's Last Warning

The sixth film in the Mr. Moto series, starring Peter Lorre, involving International agents and spies. ...
Murder!

In the murder trial one of the jurors starts to have doubts after the conviction and starts to investigate the case on his own before the execution ha ...
Non-Stop New York

This 1937 British sci-fi crime film, also known as Libson Clipper Mystery, was directed by Robert Stevenson and starred John Loder, Anna Lee and Franc ...
Paradise Express

A small railroad is being forced out of business by a gangster owned trucking company. Released in 1937, it was directed by Joseph Kane. ...
Parole Inc

A low budget Film Noir thriller about an undercover FBI agent trying to expose corruption in the parole system. Released in 1948, directed by Alfred Z ...
Please Murder Me

A lawyer has a client who is involved in a murder acquittal and then the lawyer starts to feel guilty after finding out that the client did commit the ...
Port of New York

A 1949 film noir starring Yul Brynner and directed by László Benedek. Shot in semidocumentary style on location in New York City. It is the story of ...
Prison Break

1938 - A fisherman confesses to a murder he didn't commit in order to protect a good friend, whom he believes did commit it. Once in prison he determi ...
Quicksand

An auto mechanic borrows $20 from the employer's cash register. Starring: Mickey Rooney, Jeanne Cagney and Barbara Bates. Released in 1950. ...
Scarlet Street

A 1945 film noir directed by Fritz Lang, about 2 criminals that take advantage of a middle-age painter in order to steal his artwork. Starring Edward ...
Shoot to Kill

A 1947 American film noir directed by William Berke, and starring Robert Kent, Luana Walters, Edmund MacDonald and Russell Wade. This film is also kno ...
Strange Illusion

A 1945 American film noir directed by Edgar G. Ulmer. Jimmy Lydon stars as an who adolescent believes that his widowed mother's suitor may have murde ...
Sunset Murder Case

A showgirl in a small town has two men who love her. One night her father is murdered and she goes undercover at a nightclub because she thinks the ow ...
Swamp Women

Undercover police officer, Lee Hampton, helps three female convicts escape from prison after she befriends them. Released in 1955. ...
The Beatniks

Directed by Paul Frees and released in 1960. Gang leader Eddy Crane become a rock and roll star, but the gang members get jealous and cause problems f ...
The Big Combo

A 1955 film noir crime film about a police lieutenant ordered to stop investigating a crime boss, so he goes after the crime boss's girlfriend instead ...
The Chase

A 1946 film noir directed by Arthur Ripley, based on the Cornell Woolrich novel The Black Path of Fear. Chuck Scott lands a job being a chauffeur for ...
The Cheat

1915 silent film directed by Cecil B Demille starring Fannie Ward. This film was selected for preservation in America's "National Film Registry".A des ...
The Dark Eyes of London

Men who are healthy, wealthy and insured seem to be getting murdered at an alarming rate. Scotland Yard must investigate to find out who is killing th ...
The Devil's Party

Slum kids meet together as adults but their reunion is disrupted by murder. Released in 1938. ...
The File On Thelma Jordan

A 1950 film noir starring Barbara Stanwyck and Wendell Corey. A mysterious woman asks the Assistant DA to solve robberies of her aunt's estate, and th ...
The Hitch-Hiker

Two men get together and go on a fishing trip. On the way they pick up William Talman, who is a hitch hiker. The only problem is that he is not only a ...
The Hoodlum

Vincent Lubeck, a criminal who is a paroled sociopath, has a family's trust and he betrays it once he masterminds a complex car robbery. Starring: La ...
The Lady Confesses

A 1945 film noir directed by Sam Newfield, starring Mary Beth Hughes and Hugh Beaumont. While on the verge of being divorced, Norma Craig disappears. ...
The Last Mile

Richard Walters finds himself on death row for a murder that he did not commit. A brutal inmate causes a violent uprising when he arrives on death row ...
The Limping Man

When the war is completed, a WWII veteran decides to go back to England and go after his sweetheart. He finds out that his sweetheart is now mixed up ...
The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog

A 1927 British silent film directed by Alfred Hitchcock and starring Marie Ault, Arthur Chesney, June Tripp, Malcolm Keen, and Ivor Novello. A landlad ...
The Man Who Cheated Himself

A 1950 crime film noir directed by Felix E. Feist, and starring Lee J. Cobb, Jane Wyatt and John Dall. A cops girlfriend shoots the husband she is div ...
The Naked Witch

One of Larry Buchanan's first films, so don't expect the polish and complex character interactions of his later work, like "Mars Needs Women" or "Zont ...
The Payoff

A 1935 movie about a crime fighting newspaperman. ...
The Sadist

The Dodgers game is taking place in Los Angeles and three people are driving there. They start having problems with their car. They pull off in a yard ...
The Saint Louis Bank Robbery

Steve McQueen stars as a college dropout hired to be the getaway driver in a bank robbery. Released in 1959. 1 hour and 29 minutes. ...
The Scar

A criminal tries to impersonate his psychiatrist. The film is 82 minutes in length and was released in 1948. ...
The Sin of Nora Moran

Nora Moran (Zita Johann), a young woman with a difficult and tragic past, is sentenced to die for a murder that she did not commit. She could easily r ...
The Sun Sets At Dawn

A 1951 American Film Noir directed by Paul Sloane and featuring Sally Parr, Patrick Waltz and Philip Shawn. It is about the last minute attempt to sav ...
The Wild Ride

A rebellious punk (Jack Nicholson) of the beat generation spends his days as an amateur dirt track driver in between partying and troublemaking. He ev ...
They Made Me a Killer

a 1946 Film noir directed by William C. Thomas, starring Barbara Britton, Robert Lowery, and Lola Lane. A fugitive tries to clear his name. ...
Three Blondes in His Life

An insurance investigator has a colleague that disappears and he goes to Los Angeles in order to investiage it. Released in 1961. ...
Time Table

A suspense thriller about an insurance investigator who successfully plans an intricate train robbery, and then ends up being one of the two investi ...
Too Late for Tears

A ruthless woman ends up with a suitcase that is loaded with $60,000. She wants to hold onto the money even if she must murder people for it. Starring ...
Trapped

The film tells the story of the U.S. Treasury Department who, with the aid of a counterfeiter, try to track down and stop of counterfeiting ring. The ...
Two Dollar Bettor

A 1951 B-movie film noir about a middle-aged man who places a two-dollar bet on a horse at the track and wins. He soon become a gambling addict, lo ...
Undercover Agent

A 1939 crime drama about a US Mail Inspector who goes after a gang of crooks committing sweepstakes fraud. Starring Russell Gleason, Shirley Deane, a ...
Walk the Dark Street

This 1956 film noir crime drama stars Chuck Connors, Don Ross, and Regina Gleason, and was directed by Wyott Ordung. A psychotic villain who is a b ...
Waterfront Lady

A 1935 crime drama starring Ann Rutherford (in her first film) and Frank Albertson, directed by Joseph Santley. A gambler covers up a murder and is ...
West of Hot Dog

Silent western starring Stan Laurel before he teamed up with Oliver Hardy. Note: This movie can only be viewed properly using the VLC player. You can ...
Whispering City (1947)

A 1947 film noir crime drama directed by Fedor Ozep. A female reporter gets involved in corruption and murder. Starring Helmut Dantine, Mary Anderson, ...
Wife Wanted

A 1946 crime drama movie starring Kay Francis, Paul Cavanagh and Robert Shayne. A fading movie star and a reporter try to stop a dating agency that is ...
Woman on the Run

A woman in San Francisco is trying to find her husband who is hiding from the police and also from a killer. Released in 1950. ...
Wrong Road

A 1937 crime drama starring Richard Cromwell and Helen Mack as a young married couple who decide to rob a bank, but things do not go as planned. ...
Young and Innocent

A man tries to run from a murder charge and gets help from a beautiful stranger. This 1937 British crime crama was directed by Alfred Hitchcock and ba ...
Youth On Parole

A 1937 drama film directed by Phil Rosen. A man and a woman are put in jail for a jewel robbery they did not commit. When they are released, they try ...