Day 30 of Noirvember: My Favorite Femmes
On today, the last day of Noirvember 2016, I am pleased to shine a shadowy spotlight (is that even possible?) on my Top 10 Favorite Femmes. In the coming weeks and months, I’ll talk more about each of them, and why I love them so.
Sherry Peatty (Marie Windsor): The Killing (1956)
Phyllis Dietrichson (Barbara Stanwyck): Double Indemnity (1944)
Annie Laurie Starr (Peggy Cummins): Gun Crazy (1949)
Keechie (Cathy O’Donnell): They Live By Night (1948)
Anna Dundee (Yvonne DeCarlo): Criss Cross (1949)
Lilly Stevens (Ida Lupino): Road House (1948)
Irene Neves (Gloria Grahame): Sudden Fear (1952)
Kathie Moffat (Jane Greer): Out of the Past (1947)
Cora Smith (Lana Turner): The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
Mildred Pierce (Joan Crawford): Mildred Pierce (1945)
Who are your favorite film noir femmes?
Thanks for joining me on this year’s Noirvember celebration! It’s been a blast!