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List of Film noir movies/films with performances by John Payne, listed alphabetically with movie trailers when available. These John Payne Film noir roles include starring, supporting and cameo appearances. You can sort these John Payne Film noir movies for additional information as well, such as who directed the films and when they were released. Over the years John Payne has become known for playing characters in Film noir movies, so this list is the perfect resource for finding some you haven't already seen.

List is made up of movies like Kansas City Confidential and Slightly Scarlet.

This list answers the questions, "What Film noir movies has John Payne been in?" and "What are the best John Payne Film noir roles?"

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99 River Street is a 1953 film noir, starring John Payne, Evelyn Keyes, Brad Dexter, Frank Faylen, and Peggie Castle. The film was directed by Phil Karlson, produced by Edward Small, with cinematography by Franz Planer. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Peggie Castle, Evelyn Keyes, Frank Faylen, Brad Dexter, John Payne, + more

Initial Release: 1953

Directed by: Phil Karlson

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Hell's Island is a 1955 American color film noir starring John Payne and directed by Phil Karlson. The film was the last teaming of actor Payne and film director Karlson. The film was shot in the VistaVision wide-screen format. Hell's Island was re-released in 1962 under the title South Sea Fury. The working titles of this film were Love Is a Weapon and The Ruby Virgin. The film is told as a flashback with Payne narrating the story. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Eduardo Noriega, John Payne, Francis L. Sullivan, Paul Picerni, Arnold Moss, + more

Initial Release: 1955

Directed by: Phil Karlson

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Kansas City Confidential is a 1952 film noir crime film directed by Phil Karlson and starring John Payne, Coleen Gray, Preston Foster, Neville Brand, Lee Van Cleef and Jack Elam. The film was released in the United Kingdom as The Secret Four . Karlson and Payne teamed up a year later for 99 River Street, another noir, followed by a 1955 color film noir, Hell's Island. This film is now in the public domain. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Lee Van Cleef, Jack Elam, Coleen Gray, Neville Brand, Dona Drake, + more

Initial Release: 1952

Directed by: Phil Karlson

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"John Payne and Dan Duryea play dandy grifters bent on bilking a wealthy war widow (Joan Caulfield). Both are tangled up with saucy Shelley Winters, who’s more dangerous than a loaded .38. The cast has a field day firing Bowers’s one-liners faster than speeding bullets. We screened this riotously entertaining, little-known gem in 16mm at NOIR CITY 4, and now it’s back for an encore . . . in a BRAND NEW 35mm print courtesy Universal Pictures!" Quoting the description from the 2010 San Francisco Film Noir Festival ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Shelley Winters, Dan Duryea, Joan Caulfield, Dorothy Hart, John Payne

Initial Release: 1948

Directed by: George Sherman

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