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Website Reviews: Film Noir Online

A look at the ‘Hard Boiled’ and ‘Martin’s Film Noir Page’ websites

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No matter how many times he gets played for a sap by two-timing dames or knocked unconscious by underworld henchmen, the private dick still commands plenty of respect in cyberspace, judging by these two homegrown websites. Whereas the plain but well-intentioned Hard Boiled (www.voicenet.com/~ bmurray) gives equal time to movies and books, Martin Lewison’s movies-only Martin’s Film Noir Page (www.pitt.edu/~lewison/Noir) is a slicker affair, plastered with black-and-white pictures of Humphrey Bogart and riddled with virtual bullet holes. Both: B