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FILM NOIR WEEKENDER – Detour (1945)

And a little movie history to boot
Tom Neal and Ann Savage
Directed by Edgar G. Ulmer

Scroll down too quickly YouTube’s movie list and you might miss hidden gems such as “Detour,” the 1945 Edgar G. Ulmer B-movie about a loser struggling to free himself, without much conviction, from the successive traps he falls into. About “Detour,” Roger Ebert had this insightful comment: “The difference between a crime film and a noir film is that the bad guys in crime movies know they're bad ... more >