Jake Hinkson

Jake Hinkson

Jake Hinkson is a freelance writer specializing in classic film, pop culture, and crime fiction.

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Quais du polar grisham connelly marion bornaz article
Criminal Element

Letter from Lyon: At 2015's Quais du Polar by Jake Hinkson

Jake Hinkson reports from the 2015 Quais du Polar

The other side of the wind on set article
Criminal Element

Orson Welles's Last Movie by Jake Hinkson

Orson Welles at 100: The Other Side of the Wind

Beast in view margaret millar article
Criminal Element

Beast in View

From the series "Margaret Millar at 100" by Jake Hinkson

The widower georges simenon article
Criminal Element

The Stand Alones: Georges Simenon's The Widower

Jake Hinkson examines the Georges Simenon stand alone novel The Widower

The cheyenne social club poster article
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The Cowboy Rides Away: Jimmy Stewart and Henry Fonda

Jake Hinkson explores the final western of Jimmy Stewart and Henry Fonda

Margaret miller at 100 article
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Do Evil in Return

From the series "Margaret Millar at 100" by Jake Hinkson

Dark christmas article
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Dark Christmas: 7 Noir Holidays Films by Jake Hinkson

Dark Christmas: 7 Noir Holidays Films by Jake Hinks...

Marvel agent carter header article
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Agent Carter 1.01: Series Premiere “Now Is Not The End” by Jake Hinkson

Jake Hinkson kicks off a series of recaps for the new show Agent Carter.

Robert wise director article
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The Film Noir of Robert Wise by Jake Hinkson

Jake Hinkson looks at Born To Kill, The Set-Up, and Odds Against Tomorrow

Wilderness cover article
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The Stand Alones: Robert B. Parker's Wilderness

Jake Hinkson returns to the first stand alone novel by Robert B. Parker

Jeff donnell header article
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Noir's Goon Squad: Jeff Donnell (This Goon's a Gal) by Jake Hinkson

Jake Hinkson examines the career of noir's nicest gal, Jeff Donnell

Mary astor article
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Noir's Hard Luck Ladies: Mary Astor by Jake Hinkson

She helped to create the image of women in film noir, but her off screen life was troubled.

Id know you anywhere laura lippman article
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The Stand Alones: Laura Lippman's I'd Know You Anywhere

Jake Hinkson revisits Laura Lippman's I'd Know You Anywhere

Percy helton 250 article
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Noir's Goon Squad: Percy Helton by Jake Hinkson

Noir's Goon Squad: Percy Helton by Jake Hinkson

J frank norris clipping article
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Fire, Brimstone, and a Loaded .38: The Rise and Fall of J. Frank Norris

Jake Hinkson tells the true story of how America's first megachurch preacher was put on trial for perjury, arson, and murder.