American Film Noir

Guffey,  Burnett

I Love A Mystery    1945

Night Editor¹   1946

Nightfall     1946

Framed     1947

Human Desire     1947

Johnny O’clock    1947

Reckless Moment, The   1949

Undercover Man, The   1949

In A Lonely Place    1951

Two Of A Kind    1951

Scandal Sheet     1952

Sniper, The     1952

Private Hell 36     1954

Tight Spot     1955

Brothers Rico, The    1957

True Story Of Lynn Stuart, The  1958

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Musuraca, Nicholas

Stranger On The Third Floor  1940

7th Victim, The   1943

Fallen Sparrow, The   1943

Deadline At Dawn   1946

Locket, The    1946

Out Of The Past   1947

Hunt The Man Down   1950

Where Danger Lives   1950

Roadblock    1951

Woman On Pier 13, The  1951

Blue Gardenia, The   1953

Hitch-Hiker, The   1953

Split Second    1953


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Alton, John

Pretender, The  1947

T-Men     1947

Amazing Mr. X, The   1948

He Walked By Night   1948

Raw Deal    1948

Scar, The    1948

Border Incident   1949

Crooked Way,  The   1949

Mystery Street   1950

I, The Jury    1953

Count The Hours   1953

Big Combo, The   1954

Witness To Murder   1954


Wild, Harry J.

Murder My Sweet   1944

Cornered   1945

Johnny Angel    1945

Nocturne   1946

They Won’t Believe Me   1947

Pitfall   1948

Strange Bargain   1949

Threat, The   1949

Gambling House   1950

His Kind Of Woman   1951

Las Vegas Story   1951

Macao   1952


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Diskant, George

Riffraff   1947

Desperate  1947

They Live By Night   1949

Port Of New York   1949

Woman’s Secret, A   1949

Between Midnight And Dawn  1950

Narrow Margin, The   1951

Racket, The   1951

Kansas City Confidential   1952

On Dangerous Ground   1952


Guthrie,  Carl  

Flaxy Martin   1949

Backfire   1950

Tattered Dress, The   1950

Highway 301   1950

This Side Of The Law  1950

Undercover Girl  1950

Hollywood Story   1951

Storm Warning  1951

Playgirl   1954

Hell Bound   1957


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Laszlo, Ernest  

Cover Up   1949

Impact   1949

Manhandled 1  949

D.O.A.   1950

Kiss Me Deadly   1950

M   1953

Steel Trap, The   1952

While The City Sleeps   1956


Seitz, John  

Appointment With Danger 1951

Chicago Deadline 1949

Night Has A Thousand Eyes 1948

This Gun For Hire 1942

Cry In The Night 1956

Double Indemnity 1944

Rogue Cop 1954

Big Clock, The* 1948


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Biroc, Joseph  

Johnny Allegro   1949

Cry Danger   1951

Loan Shark   1952

Without Warning   1952

Vice Squad   1953

Down Three Dark Streets   1954

Nightmare   1956


Freulich, Henry

Chinatown At Midnight   1949

Under The Gun¹    1951

Chicago Syndicate¹   1955

Crooked Web, The   1955

New Orleans Uncensored  1955

Houston Story, The   1956

Over-Exposed   1956


Glassberg, Irving  

The Web   1947
Larceny   1948

Undertow   1949

I Was A Shoplifter   1950

Outside The Wall   1950

Shakedown   1950

Price Of Fear, The   1956


Kline, Benjamin  

Detour  1945

Crimson Key, The   1947

Backlash   1947

Invisible Wall, The   1947

Shoot To Kill   1947

Treasure Of Monte Cristo   1949

No Escape   1953


Vogal, Paul  

High Wall   1947

Lady In The Lake   1947

Scene Of The Crime   1949  

Dail 1119    1950

Lady Without Passport   1950

Sellout, The   1952  

Money Trap, The   1966


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Daniels, William  

Brute Force   1947

Naked City, The  1948

Abandoned  1949

Illegal Entry  1949

Woman In Hiding 1950

Forbidden 1953


de Grasse, Robert  

Crack Up   1946

Born To Kill   1947

Bodyguard   1949

Clay Pigeon   1949

Dangerous Profession, A   1949

Follow Me Quietly   1949


Harvey, Walter

Heat Wave   1953

Terror Street   1953

Black Glove, The   1954

Blackout   1954

Deadly Game   1954

Killer Her Gently   1957


Krasner, Milton  

Woman In The Window   1944

Scarlet Street   1945

Dark Mirror, The   1946

Accused, The   1949

Set-Up, The   1949

Deadline U.S.A.   1952


LaShelle, Joseph  

Laura*   1944

Fallen Angel  1945

Road House   1948

Where The Sidewalk Ends   1950

Storm Fear   1955

Crime Of Passion   1957


Metty, Russell  

Crashout   1955

Naked Alibi,  The   1955

Ride The Pink Horse   1947

Stranger, The   1946

Midnight Story, The   1957

Touch Of Evil   1958


Planer, Franz  

Chase, The   1946

Criss Cross   1949

711 Ocean Drive   1950

Scarf, The   1951

99 River Street   1953

Long Wait, The   1954


Roe, Guy  

Railroaded   1947  

Whispering City¹   1947  

Behind Locked Doors   1948  

Trapped   1949  

Armored Car Robbery   1950  

Sound Of Fury, The   1950


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Burks, Robert  

Enforcer, The 1  951

I Confess   1951

Strangers On A Train   1951

Tomorrow Is Another Day  1951

Once A Thief   1965


Gertsman, Maury  

Johnny Stool Pigeon   1949

One Way Street   1950

Glass Web, The   1953

Behind The High Wall   1956

Cage Of Evil   1960

Greenhalgh, Jack  

Apology For Murder   1945

F.B.I Girl   1951

Fear In The Night   1947

Lady Confesses, The   1945

Money Madness   1948


Haller, Ernest  

Mildred Pierce   1945

Unfaithful, The   1947

Come On, The   1956

Plunder Road   1957

3rd Voice, The    1960


Hickox, Sidney  

Big Sleep, The   1947

Dark Passage   1947

White Heat   1949

Great Jewel Robber   1950

Lightning Strikes Twice   1951


Jackman Jr., Fred  

They Made Me A Killer   1946

Chicago Syndicate¹   1955

Night Holds Terror, The   1955

Julie  1956

Case Against Brooklyn, The   1958


MacDonald, Joseph  

Behind Green Lights   1946

Dark Corner, The   1946

Shock¹   1946

Street With No Name   1948

Pickup On South Street   1953


Neuman, Harry  

Below The Deadline   1946

Hunted, The   1948

Bullet For Joey, A 1  955

Phenix City Story, The   1955

My Gun Is Quick   1957


Sharp, Henry  

Ministry Of Fear   1944

Jealousy   1945

Guilty, The   1947

High Tide   1947

Violence   1947


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Ballard, Lucien  

Killer Is Loose, The   1956

Killing, The   1956

Laura*   1944

Murder By Contract   1958


Bredell, Elwood  

Phantom Lady   1944

Killers, The   1946

Unsuspected, The  1947

Female Jungle   1955


Brodine, Norbert  

Somewhere In The Night  1946

Boomerang   1947

Kiss Of Death   1947

Thieve’s Highway   1949


Corez, Stanley  

Underworld Story   1950

Models Inc.   1952

Black Tuesday   1954

Night Of The Hunter   1955


Harlan, Russell  

Guilty Bystander¹   1950   

Gun Crazy   1950

Man Who Cheated Himself  1950

Southside 1-1000   1950


Lawton, Charles Jr.  

Lady From Shanghai, The  1947

I Love Trouble   1948

Shockproof   1949

Drive A Crooked Road   1954


Marley, J. Peverell  

Homicide   1949

Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye   1950

Illegal   1955

Steel Jungle   1956


Russell, John L.  

Moonrise   1948

City That Never Sleeps  1953

Hell’s Half Acre   1954

Double Jeopardy   1955


Sickner, William  

Mexican Manhunt   1953

Loophole   1954

Cry Vengeance   1954

Finger Man   1955

Thackery, Bud  

Unmasked   1950

No Man’s Woman   1955

Man Is Armed, The   1956

Terror At Midnight   1956

Tovar, Leo  

Dead Reckoning   1947

I Walk Alone   1948

Secret Fury, The   1950

Blueprint For Murder   1953


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Clothier, William  

For You I Die   1947

Once A Thief   1950

Man In The Vault   1956


Garmes, Lee  

Detective Story   1951

Captive City, The    1952

Desperate Hours, The   1955


Glennon, Bert  

Red House, The   1947

Red Light   1949

Crime Wave   1954


Howe, James Wong  

Danger Signal   1945

Nora Prentiss   1947

He Ran All The Way   1951  


Hunt, J. Roy

Crossfire   1947

Devil Thumbs A Ride, The  1947

Race Street   1948  


Ivano, Paul  

Black Angel   1946

Gangster, The   1947

Breakdown   1952


Lang, Charles  

Sudden Fear   1952

Big Heat, The   1953

Female On The Beach   1955  


Lindon, Lionel  

Blue Dahlia, The   1946

Quicksand   1950

Turning Point, The   1952


McCord, Ted  

Smart Girls Don’t Talk   1948

Breaking Point, The   1950

Damned Don’t Cry, The   1950


Milner, Victor  

Strange Love Of Martha Ivers, The 1946 Dark City   1950

Jeopardy   1953


Ruttenberg, Joseph  

Bribe, The   1949

Side Street   1950

Cause For Alarm   1951


Stradling, Harry  

Tension   1949

Edge Of Doom   1950

Angel Face   1953


Valentine, Joseph

Shadow Of A Doubt   1943

Possessed   1947  

Sleep My Love   1948


Walker, Joseph  

Dark Past, The   1948

Mob, The   1951

Affair In Trinidad   1952


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Avil, Gordon  

Shield For Murder   1954

Big Bluff,The   1955


Bradford, William

End Of The Road   1944

Silent Partner   1946


Carter, Ellis W.  

Waterfront At Midnight   1948

Flight To Hong Kong   1956


Crosby, Floyd  

Man In The Dark   1953  

Naked Street, The   1955


Edeson, Arthur  

Maltese Falcon, The   1941

Mask Of Dimitrios, The   1944


Fapp, Daniel L.  

Big Clock, The¹   1948

Union Station   1951


Fitzgerald, Eddie  

Wicked Woman   1953

New York Confidential   1955


Gaudio, Tony  

Letter, The   1940

High Sierra   1941


Leavitt, Sam  

Cape Fear   1962

Johnny Cool   1963  

 

Lipstein, Harold  

No Questions Asked   1951

Cry Of The Hunted   1953


Malkames, Don  

Cry Murder   1950

Burglar, The   1957


Mellor, William  

Too Late For Tears   1949  

Unknown Man,  The   1951  













Miller, Arthur C.  

Whirlpool   1949

Prowler, The   1951


Mohr, Hal  

Woman On The Run   1950

Lineup, The   1958


O’Connell, L. W.  

Missing Juror, The 1944

Assigned To Danger    1948


Peach, Kenneth  

Chicago Confidential   1957

5 Steps To Danger   1957


Redman, Frank  

Shed No Tears   1948  

Double Deal   1950  


Rose, Jackson  

I Cheated the Law    1949  

Destination Murder  1950


Rosson, Harold  

Johnny Eager   1942

Asphalt Jungle, The   1950  


Snyder, William  

Beyond Reasonable Doubt   1956

Appointment With A Shadow   1957


Sparkul, Theodor  

Glass Key, The   1942

Street Of Chance   1942


Steiner, William

Window, The  1949

Tattooed Stranger, The 1950


Strenge, Walter  

Hit and Run   1957

Cry Terror   1958  


Surtees, Robert  

Act Of Violence   1948

Strip, The   1951


Wellman, Harold  

Murder Is My Beat   1955  

Key Witness    1960


White, Lester

Pushover    1954

5 Against The House   1955

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Andriot, Lucien

Borderline   1950


Ahern, Lloyd  

Cry Of The City   1949

  

Allen, Ted  

Life At Stake, A   1954


Asher, Jack

Good Die Young, The   1954

 

Barnes, George  

File On Thelma Jordan, The  1950


Baur, George  

Force Of Evil   1948


Berkeley, Martin  

Big Caper, The   1957


Brody, Merrill

Blast Of Silence   1961


Brun, Joseph C.  

Odds Against Tomorrow   1959


Castle, Walter  

Big Operator, The   1959


Clarke, Charles G.  

Suddenly   1954


Colman, Edward  

Walk A Crooked Mile¹   1948


Cooper, Wilkie  

Whole Truth, The* 1958


Cronjager, Edward  

I Wake Up Screaming   1941


Cacaulay, Richard

Good Die Young, The  1954


DuPar, Edwin B.  

System, The   1953


Folsey, George J.  

House Of Numbers   1957


Freund, Karl  

Key Largo   1948


Gano, Glen

Angel’s Flight   1965


Gerstad, Merritt  

Conflict 1945


Gibbs, Gerald  

She Played  With Fire *   1957


Greenbaum, Mutz  

Night and the City   1950


Phil Grindrod

Confession   1955


Herman, John

Under The Gun¹    1951


Hirschfeld, Gerald  

Guilty Bystander¹ 1  950


John Martin  

Highway Dragnet   1954


Jones, Jonah  

Limping Man, The*   1953


June, Ray  

Shadow On The Wall 1950


Keller, Alfred  

Last Crooked Mile, The 1946


Kubrick, Stanlely  

Killer’s Kiss   1955


Lanning,  Reggie  

Hoodlum Empire 1952


Lathrop, Phillip H.  

Girls On The Loose   1958


Le Picard, Marcel

Incident  1948


MacBurnie, John

Insurance Investigator   1951


MacWilliams, Glenn  

Shock¹   1946


Margulies, William  

Crime Against Joe 1956


Marta, Jack  

Man Who Died Twice, The  1958


Marzorati, Harold J.

Hot Summer Night  1957


Mate, Rudolph  

Gilda   1947


Miller, Virgil

Murder Without Tears   1953


Miller, William  

Sleeping City, The   1950


Moore, Ted  

Pickup Alley*   1957


Morgan, Ira

When Strangers Marry   1944


Pittack, Robert  

Strange Impersonation   1946


Polito, Sol  

Sorry, Wrong Number   1948


Ramsey, Clark

Hoodlum, The    1951


Robinson, George  

Walk A Crooked Mile¹   1948


Robinson, George  

Blond Ice   1948


Salerno, Charles  

Arnelo Affair, The 1947


Scaife, Edward  

Twist Of Fate* 1954


Siegler, Allen  

Never Trust A Gambler   1951


Stengler, Mack  

I Wouldn’t Be In Your Shoes 1948


Stensvold, Alan  

Please Murder Me   1956


Struss, Karl

Suspense    1946


Van Enger, Charles

Time Table    1956


Wagner, Sidney  

Postman Always Rings Twice, The 1946


Warrenton, Gilbert  

Parole Inc.   1948


Williams, Cedric

Fake, The    1953






Cinematographers - includes those credited as director of photography

Elwood Bredell

Franz Planer

Ernest Laszlo

Milton Krasner

William Daniels

Joseph Biroc

George Diskant

Nicholas Musuraca

Burnett Guffey

John Alton

          Charles Lang

James Wong Howe

Joseph Walker

Robert Burks

Ted McCord

Russell Metty

Norbert Brodine

J. Peverell Marley

Lucien Ballard

          Joseph LaShelle

Joseph Ruttenberg

¹ Indicates shared credit.

American Film Noir

          Paul Ivano

          Paul Vogal