First: a quick self-promo even though it is frowned upon - my story, Live Free or Die, Die, Die! was selected to appear in the crime/pulp/noir anthology of the same name scheduled for release this November. I may even be asked to do a reading so I'll keep people posted.
Second: I watched the movie Scarlett Street starring Edward G. Robinson of Little Caesar and The Public Enemy fame, as well as Joan Bennett and Dan Duryea. I had no idea what I was getting into, having no…Continue
Added by Douglas J. Osterhoudt on July 26, 2011 at 1:33am — No Comments
As a reader, writer, watcher of all things Noire, I'm happy I can now add player to my list of Noire enjoyments. Yesterday, May 17, Rockstar Games released it's long awaited title, L.A. Noire, in which you play the character of Detective Cole Phelps trying to make a name for himself in 1947 Los Angeles.
When I originally saw the trailer for this game back in 2007, it literally made me salivate, and I'm happy to report the game lived up to expectations. L.A. Noire borrows from all…Continue
Added by Douglas J. Osterhoudt on May 18, 2011 at 10:56pm — No Comments