noir

NETFLIX

The 13 Best Murder Mysteries on Netflix Will Make You a Detective

Grab your hat, trench coat, and favorite smokes—things are about to get grisly.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.28.18
Comics!

'Movie Genre Brawl Clouds,' Today's Comic by Michael Kupperman

All the greatest fights in movie history took place inside giant condensation clusters.
Michael Kupperman
5.18.17
Animation

Mysterious Noir Vibes Infuse This Ghostly Animation

Distilled photographic compositions create a mysterious, enigmatic feel in Art&Graft​'s animated short. ​
Kevin Holmes
4.27.17
Film

Bob Odenkirk's 'Girlfriend's Day' Is the Perfect Valentine's Antidote

The greeting-card noir premieres on Netflix tomorrow.
Amil Niazi
2.13.17
Art

Taxidermy, Matchbooks, and Satire Meet in One Show

A three-person show at the beinArt Gallery in Australia has us curious.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.26.16
Film

Explore an Artist’s Beautiful Dark Twisted Alien Fractal Fantasy

“Foreign Philosophy” is based on nightmares, but it’s really more like a beautiful, dark dream.
Alyssa Buffenstein
2.18.16
Food

Why Is America So Fascinated with the Booze Famous Mobsters Drank?

In a new book by Scott M. Deitche called "Cocktail Noir," the true crime writer explores the bonds between cocktails and organized crime.
Seth Ferranti
11.7.15
Stuff

We Talked to the Godfather of Crime Fiction, James Ellroy, About the Bygone Days of the LAPD

The noir author chatted with us about "the perv zone of greater LA" and why he wishes it could be 1953 again.
Kevin EG Perry
5.21.15
Gaming

Life's a Movie in This Virtual Reality Point-and-Click Video Game

Point and click games were made for virtual reality.
Beckett Mufson
5.1.15
My Favourite Book

Paul Thomas Anderson on Why He Made 'Inherent Vice'

"Any time a new book of Pynchon's has come out—at least since I've been around—it's like I hang the 'do not disturb' sign on the door and don't come out until it's done."
Paul Thomas Anderson
1.9.15
Film

Check Out the Trailer for 'A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night'

Writer and director Ana Lily Amirpour's debut film is the best Iranian vampire noir that you'll see all year.
VICE Staff
10.27.14
Words

Feed Me Protegé Zeros Comes Outta the Gate Swingin'

'Space Noir' is like 'The Big Sleep' meets '2001: A Space Odyssey'
Jemayel Khawaja
9.18.14
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