In the 1941, John Huston’s ‘The Maltese Falcon’ came out. The film had all the characteristics of what came to be known as ‘film noir’ in the following years; a troubled private detective, a seductive femme fatale and a whole bunch of urban corruption. During the 1940’s and 1950’s, the film noir was one of the most popular genres in the theaters. In 1958. the great Orson Welles directed ‘A Touch of Evil’, which nowadays is considered to be the final movie of the ‘noir era’. But of course, noir-ish films have always been around since then. This features the best recent examples.Find the latest Film Noir movies & tv shows released in 2017, 2016 and earlier. Entertainmentwise has listed the best Film Noir movies & series so far. Foreign movies & series & American Hollywood productions.