Walk with period dressed guides as a "gumshoe" through Old LA and Hollywood and visit
places "where short beers were a nickel and things were what dreams are made of."
Black Dahlia, Downtown LA, Griffith Park, Hollywood Blvd., Noir Film and Ghost
Tours are offered. Also western and noir location tour of Lone Pine, Ca
Alan K. Rode is a writer, film historian and critic. He is also the author of Charles
McGraw - Biography of a Noir Tough Guy. His website features his commentary and
current happenings in the world of film noir. Great photo section of actors at
recent film noir festivals.
City Sleuth provides information on San Francisco locations used in films. While
he covers a broad spectrum of films the list includes some classic film noirs. For
those films the reach goes beyond San Francisco and the resulting “then and now”
details will appeal to any noir fan.