Film Noir Vol. 2: Detour / Scarlet Street

Detour (1945) - This noir masterwork follows a New York pianist who thumbs his way cross-country, joined by a femme fatale intent on blackmailing him. Unexpected plot twists and real atmosphere make this one a true noir classic. Starring Tom Neal, Edmund MacDonald and Ann Savage. Scarlet Street (1945) - Edward G Robinson and Joan Bennett star in this compelling drama concerning a lonely middle-aged bank cashier whose life is tragically changed when he becomes involved with a predatory, manipulating woman.

Year: 1945
Genre: Classic Film Noir, Best of the 1940s, Movies (1001 You Must See Before You Die)
Country: USA
Director: Edgar G Ulmer, Fritz Lang
Starring: Tom Neal, Edmund MacDonald, Ann Savage, Edward G Robinson, Joan Bennett
Duration: 162 Minutes
Rating: M
Location in store: Classic Noir



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