6 Movie Speakeasies That Evaded The Law
Wednesday, March 20 by Lee Keeler

Knock three times and say the secret password, it’s time to sneak past the prohies and get a whiff of something stiff! From Bogart to Big Boy Caprice, we gots…

6 Movies About Porn You Can Watch Guilt Free
Sunday, September 9 by Joseph Gibson

Porn occupies a sort of weird grey area in the public sphere. Most people watch it, and yet it's not something people talk about in polite company. Here are 6…

5 Movies About Blackmail Every Aspiring Crook Could Learn From
Friday, August 3 by Joseph Gibson

Blackmail is one of the most common plot concepts in movies. This could be because it offers an immediately understandable motivation for characters, or maybe just because of the inherent…

7 Of The Most Hard-Boiled Detectives In Film
Friday, March 23 by Joseph Gibson

The hard-boiled detective is a staple of movies from the past up to the present day. The appeal is obvious, and similar to that of the samurai or the cowboy:…

6 Movies About Murder That Will Haunt Your Dreams
Tuesday, March 13 by Joseph Gibson

Humanity has been fascinated by murder ever since Cain killed Abel, and the movies have been happy to oblige this fascination. It might be hard for you to find a…

Femme Fatale Movies: 4 Women Who Know How to Hurt Men
Wednesday, December 7 by Joseph Gibson

Even though it came out more than 65 years ago, Billy Wilder's "Double Indemnity" is the definitive femme fatale drama movie. Phyllis Dietrichson (Barbara Stanwyck) lures the hapless and morally…