Film critic Farran Smith Nehme joins us to discuss In a Lonely Place written by Dorothy B. Hughes and adapted into a movie by Nicholas Ray. We talk about the book's unique approach to suspense, the film's relocation of the characters from the margins of Hollywood to the center, and some of our guest's favorite noirs. Listeners unfamiliar with the plot may want to wait until they've read the book (and watched the movie) to tune in.
The Lady Vanishes
Ride the Pink Horse
Women Crime Writers: Four Suspense Novels of the 1940s
Mary Higgins Clark
Noir City Film Festival
The Maltese Falcon
Out of the Past
He Walked By Night
The Missing Juror
Decision to Leave
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