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Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid Theatrical Trailer (1982)

When I saw Dead Men Don’t Wear Plaid at the Drive-In in my youth I didn’t realize at the time just how many classic Noir films were used as clips in the film, now I own most of those Noir … Continue reading ?
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