‘Detour’ Blu-ray Review (Criterion)

Stars: Tom Neal, Ann Savage, Edmund MacDonald, Claudia Drake | Written by Martin Goldsmith | Directed by Edward G. Ulmer Thanks to its absurd plotting and an even more absurd running time (it’s not ...

Detour

This is a big one, the restoration we long thought would never come. CineSavant tries to explain what makes Edgar G. Ulmer’s masterpiece uniquely memorable, how it works its Loser Noir magic, and why ...

Cult Horror, Film Noir, and Sci-Fi Movies Tonight on TCM: Ulmer Remembered

Edgar G. Ulmer movies on TCM: 'The Black Cat' & 'Detour' Turner Classic Movies' June 2017 Star of the Month is Audrey Hepburn, but Edgar G. Ulmer is its film personality of the evening on June 6. TCM ...

An Entertaining and Brief 'Detour' Down a Dark Highway

After watching (and writing about) Out of the Past earlier this week, I had an itch to watch a little more film noir. So, last night, before bed, I started doing a little searching and decided on ...

‘Detour’ is a one way ticket to one man’s personal hell

Detour Written by Marin Goldsmith and Martin Mooney Directed by Edgar G. Ulmer U.S.A., 1945 The women of film noir, those seductive, cruel creatures baptized ‘femmes fatales’ (French for ‘deadly ...

‘Detour,’ a worthy B picture

Forty 1940s Films: ‘Detour’ Directed by Edgar G. Ulmer Starring Tom Neal, Ann Savage, and Edmund MacDonald USA, 67 min – 1945. “Money. You know what that is. It’s the stuff, you never have enough ...