Friday, February 18, 2011
The war for some vets doesn't end
Their worries and wounds never mend
Through strife and malaise
and a wife that betrays,
they fight for the life of a friend
The Blue Dahlia (George Marshall, 1946) was the only original screenplay ever written by Raymond Chandler. Top: Alan Ladd and Veronica Lake Above: Returning navy buddies Ladd, William Bendix and Hugh Beaumont, with police captain Tom Powers. It's the For the Love of Film (Noir) blogathon. Please consider making a donation to the Film Noir Foundation.