Film Noir Afternoon: TCMFF Special Home Edition

Most memorable scenes from They Live By Night (1949) –  TCMFF Special Home Edition. A must-see film noir.

“In a few days they’ll really have something to print about us.”

“Fine company you’re running with.”







“And you gotta look and act like other people.”

“I don’t know what other girls have.”






“I can skip that trip to the lawyer now.”


“Makes me look like a penny in a slot machine.”





“I won’t sell you hope when there ain’t any.”

“I don’t think that’s going to help me sleep nights.”

Kami Spangenberg

About Kami Spangenberg

Kami Spangenberg is one-half of Classic Couple. She loves classic movies and shares that passion with others as a film blogger and as lead curriculum developer at Classic Couple Academy. While it's hard to play favorites, films topping her all-time, must-see list are: It Happened One Night, Ball of Fire, His Girl Friday, Libeled Lady, My Sister Eileen, The Philadelphia Story, The Thin Man, The Shop Around the Corner and The Way We Were. Oh, and The Outlaw Josey Wales. She has attended the TCM Classic Film Festival six times in LA as well as the 2020 TCM Festival Special Home Edition from her couch. She is honored to have her writing featured from time to time on She also contributes content to to raise awareness of classic movies.

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