Friday, January 29, 2010

Onlyoldmovies bulletin no. 2

1. The poll is closed now, competition was closed, over 200 votes cast, and the winner is: "Ladri di biciclette" by Vittorio De Sica and the runner-up is "La grande illusion"

2. Winner of the poll will be posted on February 2nd, before that, I will finally finish posting last episodes of third season of Alfred Hitchcock Presents on Monday, as well as next film-noir movie.

3. There will also be some more uploads in February to encourage more users into film-noir genre, and to be more specific what to expect:

- The Best Of Film Noir (1999) - not the best copy, but still quite enjoyable
- Film Noir (1995) - episode 7 from American Cinema TV show
- Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light (2006)
- The rules of Film noir (2009)

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Something for film-noir lovers

As many weeks passed from my latest film-noir submission, and also at least a week before posting a new one, I thought it should be something done about that, and I've managed to put my hands on 2 nice music sets, so please enjoy :) (I just hope no one will report theem, so direct links posted)

Murder Is My Beat: Classic Film Noir Themes And Scenes


1. The Asphalt Jungle: Main Title - Miklos Rozsa
2. Key Largo: Main Title (Cast, Key Largo, The Keys, The Bus, Bus Stop)/Moanin' Low - Max Steiner/Claire Trevor
3. The Maltese Falcon: Main Title - Adolph Deutsch
4. Laura: Main Title - David Raksin
5. Murder My Sweet: Main Title/ Marlowe - Roy Webb
6. The Postman Always Rings Twice: Main Title - George Bassman
7. Mildred Pierce: Main Title - Max Steiner
8. The Big Sleep: Main Title (Big Sleep, Walking, Flirtation, Marlowe, Carmen, Sternwood) - Max Steiner
9. The Racket: Main Title - Paul Sawtell/Roy Webb
10. Crossfire: Main Title/Shine - Roy Webb/Ford Dabney
11. Force Of Evil: Bottom Of The World (End Title) - David Raksin
12. The Letter: Main Title (Hammond, Plantation, Native) - Max Steiner
13. Scene Of The Crime: Main Title - Andre Previn
14. Dark Passage: Main Title/End Title (Baila Bailando/Too Marvelous For Words)/Baila Bailando/Too... - Franz Waxman/Rene Touzet/Richard A. Whiting
15. Born To Kill: Main Title/End Title - Roy Webb/Paul Sawtell
16. Macao: Main Title - Anthony Collins
17. High Sierra: Main Title (The Sierras, The Pardon, Pastorale, Street Cleaner)/End Title... - Adolph Deutsch
18. White Heat: Main Title (White Heat, Locomotive)/End Title (Cody/Cody's End) - Max Steiner

Download link: (94 MB to download, 102 MB after extraction, MP3 at 256 Kbps)

Legendary Film Noir Movies


1. Angels With Dirty Faces
2. Roaring Twenties
3. Letter
4. High Sierra
5. Maltese Falcon
6. Shadow of a Doubt
7. Laura
8. Double Indemnity
9. Mildred Pierce
10. Big Sleep
11. Postman Always Rings Twice
12. Killers
13. Dark Passage
14. Brute Force
15. Out of the Past
16. Born to Kill
17. Body and Soul
18. Key Largo
19. Force of Evil
20. Lady from Shanghai
21. Scene of the Crime
22. Third Man
23. White Heat
24. Asphalt Jungle
25. Racket
26. Strangers on a Train
27. Macao
28. Blue Gardenia

Download link:(89 MB to download, 99 MB after extraction, MP3 at 256 Kbps)

Password for both files: