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Genres

Neo Noir

1980-Present
Crime dramas and thrillers that imitate or bear similarities to the 'Film Noir' movies of the 1940s and 1950s.



RowRankTitle (click to view)StudioOpening% of
Total
Theaters / Avg.Total
Gross
Release
Date
1 55 Trouble in Mind Alive Films $16,029 81.6% 1 $16,029 $19,632 12/11/85
2 33 Novocaine Artisan $418,098 20.5% 105 $3,981 $2,036,682 11/16/01
3 49 Stormy Monday Atlantic $44,734 2.5% 2 $22,367 $1,791,328 4/22/88
4 35 After Dark, My Sweet Avenue Pict. $244,919 9.1% 30 $8,163 $2,678,414 8/24/90
5 12 D.O.A. Buena Vista $3,751,432 29.5% 875 $4,287 $12,706,478 3/18/88
6 22 Playing God Buena Vista $1,937,374 46.5% 1,479 $1,309 $4,166,918 10/17/97
7 23 52 Pick-Up Cannon Films $1,654,835 31.9% 730 $2,266 $5,186,646 11/7/86
8 11 Against All Odds Columbia $3,766,128 17.4% 976 $3,858 $21,689,062 3/2/84
9 16 Someone to Watch Over Me Columbia $2,908,796 28.3% 892 $3,260 $10,278,549 10/9/87
10 47 Under Suspicion (1992) Columbia $47,349 21.4% 2 $23,674 $221,295 2/28/92
11 1 Sin City Dimension Films $29,120,273 39.3% 3,230 $9,015 $74,103,820 4/1/05
12 51 Transsiberian First Look $34,615 1.6% 2 $17,308 $2,206,405 7/18/08
13 5 Hollywoodland Focus Features $5,926,177 41.1% 1,548 $3,828 $14,426,251 9/8/06
14 45 Brick Focus Features $83,574 4.0% 2 $41,787 $2,075,743 3/31/06
15 8 Kiss of Death Fox $5,317,066 35.6% 1,623 $3,276 $14,942,422 4/21/95
16 19 Night and the City Fox $2,556,830 41.2% 1,100 $2,324 $6,202,756 10/23/92
17 32 Blood and Wine Fox Searchlight $420,993 38.5% 166 $2,536 $1,094,668 2/21/97
18 20 Fargo Gramercy $2,536,491 10.3% 716 $3,542 $24,611,975 4/5/96
19 24 Romeo Is Bleeding Gramercy $1,225,737 37.4% 247 $4,962 $3,275,585 2/4/94
20 27 Bound Gramercy $900,902 23.7% 261 $3,451 $3,802,260 10/4/96
21 41 The Underneath Gramercy $141,345 26.4% 21 $6,730 $536,023 4/28/95
22 53 Keys to Tulsa Gramercy $28,318 49.5% 24 $1,179 $57,252 4/11/97
23 62 Welcome to the Punch IFC $2,736 28.1% 2 $1,368 $9,747 3/27/13
24 60 Death of the Virgin Indican $8,628 34.2% 3 $2,876 $25,247 2/10/12
25 46 Kill Me Again Interstar $66,013 23.3% 221 $298 $283,694 10/27/89
26 50 One False Move IRS Media $44,545 2.9% 5 $8,909 $1,543,112 5/8/92
27 59 Love the Hard Way Kino $10,721 24.2% 6 $1,786 $44,391 6/6/03
28 42 No Good Deed MAC Releasing $127,000 69.9% 402 $315 $181,600 9/12/03
29 10 Mulholland Falls MGM $4,306,221 37.4% 1,625 $2,649 $11,526,099 4/26/96
30 34 Deceiver MGM $279,103 48.8% 211 $1,323 $572,433 1/30/98
31 54 This World, Then the Fireworks MGM $19,906 38.6% 5 $3,981 $51,618 7/11/97
32 15 The Grifters Miramax $3,311,000 24.6% 766 $4,322 $13,446,769 1/25/91
33 64 The Girl on the Train (2014) Monterey Media, Inc. $211 24.1% 1 $211 $877 7/4/14
34 14 Deep Cover New Line $3,451,356 20.7% 901 $3,830 $16,639,799 4/17/92
35 36 Memento Newmarket $235,488 0.9% 11 $21,408 $25,544,867 3/16/01
36 38 Lost Highway October $212,710 5.8% 12 $17,725 $3,675,201 2/21/97
37 48 The Last Seduction October $45,058 0.8% 5 $9,011 $5,842,603 10/26/94
38 25 China Moon Orion Pictures $1,183,843 39.0% 377 $3,140 $3,038,499 3/4/94
39 28 City of Industry Orion Pictures $803,811 51.3% 441 $1,822 $1,568,258 3/14/97
40 44 The Hot Spot Orion Pictures $112,188 8.7% 23 $4,877 $1,293,976 10/12/90
41 6 Twilight (1998) Paramount $5,866,411 39.0% 1,351 $4,342 $15,055,091 3/6/98
42 13 The Two Jakes Paramount $3,729,149 37.3% 1,206 $3,092 $10,005,969 8/10/90
43 52 The Singing Detective Paramount Classics $28,324 8.4% 5 $5,664 $337,174 10/24/03
44 43 The Gingerbread Man PolyGram $118,278 7.1% 8 $14,785 $1,677,131 1/23/98
45 56 Man Bites Dog Roxie $15,176 7.4% 1 $15,176 $205,569 1/15/93
46 57 Red Rock West Roxie $11,562 0.5% 1 $11,562 $2,502,551 1/28/94
47 58 Dark Streets Samuel Goldwyn $10,958 65.2% 18 $609 $16,815 12/12/08
48 3 Wild Things Sony / Columbia $9,622,444 31.9% 2,177 $4,420 $30,147,739 3/20/98
49 7 Devil in a Blue Dress Sony / Columbia $5,422,385 33.6% 1,432 $3,786 $16,140,822 9/29/95
50 17 Palmetto Sony / Columbia $2,876,753 48.9% 1,505 $1,911 $5,878,911 2/20/98
51 18 U-Turn Sony / Columbia $2,730,440 40.9% 1,230 $2,219 $6,682,098 10/3/97
52 63 The Missing Person Strand $2,715 15.2% 1 $2,715 $17,896 11/20/09
53 61 Apart (2012) Truly Indie $3,161 100.0% 2 $1,581 $3,161 3/9/12
54 2 The Black Dahlia Universal $10,005,895 44.4% 2,226 $4,495 $22,545,080 9/15/06
55 30 Mulholland Drive Universal $587,591 8.1% 66 $8,902 $7,220,243 10/8/01
56 29 The Man Who Wasn't There USA Films $664,404 8.9% 39 $17,036 $7,504,257 11/2/01
57 4 Blade Runner Warner Bros. $6,150,002 22.3% 1,295 $4,749 $27,580,111 6/25/82
58 9 L.A. Confidential Warner Bros. $5,211,198 8.1% 769 $6,776 $64,616,940 9/19/97
59 21 Veronica Mars Warner Bros. $1,988,351 59.9% 291 $6,833 $3,322,127 3/14/14
60 26 Goodbye Lover Warner Bros. $1,011,175 52.1% 865 $1,168 $1,940,299 4/16/99
61 31 Body Heat Warner Bros. $564,593 2.3% 34 $16,605 $24,058,838 8/28/81
62 37 Mike's Murder Warner Bros. $234,438 22.1% 80 $2,930 $1,059,966 3/9/84
63 39 Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang Warner Bros. $180,660 4.3% 8 $22,582 $4,243,756 10/21/05
64 40 The Salton Sea Warner Bros. $166,309 21.8% 15 $11,087 $764,554 4/26/02
AVERAGE
(Wide Releases Only, 23 titles):
$5,355,21028.6%1,327$4,036$18,718,287-

Note: Only movies with opening weekend grosses are listed on this chart.


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UPCOMING RELEASES
Title (click to view)StudioRelease Date
Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For W/Dim. 8/22/14