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They Live by Night (1948) was a Drama - Film Noir Film directed by Nicholas Ray and produced by John Houseman.

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They Live by Night: The Romeo & Juliet of Noir

By Judy on Aug 9, 2015 From Cary Grant Won't Eat You

When I see a movie described as Bonnie and Clyde-like, I’m expecting an adrenaline-junkie couple, exciting escapes, violence. Imagine then my surprise to find They Live by Night is a surprisingly sweet tale of young newlyweds who long to–wait for it–go out to dinner together. It... Read full article


They Live by Night (1948)

By 4 Star Film Fan on Jun 5, 2015 From 4 Star Films

Regrettably, I have seen very little of Nicholas Ray, however from his debut in They Live by Night, I saw the same care spent on his youthful characters, which is also noticeable in Rebel Without a Cause. He does not treat “Keechie” and “Bowie” as cardboard cutouts or kids wh... Read full article


They Live by Night (1948)

By 4 Star Film Fan on Jun 5, 2015 From 4 Star Films

Regrettably, I have seen very little of Nicholas Ray, however from his debut in They Live by Night, I saw the same care spent on his youthful characters, which is also noticeable in Rebel Without a Cause. He does not treat “Keechie” and “Bowie” as cardboard cutouts or kids wh... Read full article


They Live by Night (1948)

By Beatrice on Mar 26, 2015 From Flickers in Time

They Live by Night Directed by Nicholas Ray Written by Charles Schnee and Nicholas Ray from the novel “Thieves Like Us” by Edward Anderson 1948/USA RKO Radio Pictures Repeat viewing/Film Noir Classic Collection, Vol. 4 There are plenty of films about lovers on the lam. ?This one is ... Read full article


They Live By Night: The Nicholas Ray Blogathon

By shadowsandsatin on Sep 4, 2011 From Shadows and Satin

The following post is Shadows and Satin?s contribution to the Nicholas Ray Blogathon, which is being hosted September 5-8, 2011, by Cinema Viewfinder. (Watch out for spoilers: you?ve been warned.) An acclaimed, Oscar-nominated director, Nicholas Ray was perhaps best known for his film Rebel Without ... Read full article


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