Richard Lingeman is a senior editor of The Nation. His books include Small Town America: A Narrative Hisory, 1620-Present; Don't You Know There's a War On? The American Home Front, 1941-1945; An American Journey: Theodore Dreiser; Sinclair Lewis: Rebel From Main Street; Double Lives: American Writers’ Friendships; and The Noir Forties: America from Victory to Cold War.
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The Noir Key to the 1940s
DETOUR IS AN ULTRA-LOW-BUDGET 1946 film noir that packs an undeniable punch. “He went searching for love,” the Detour ...