Crime films, in the broadest sense, are a cinematic genre inspired by and analogous to the crime fiction literary genre. Films of this genre generally involve various aspects of crime and its detection. Stylistically, the genre may overlap and combine with many other genres, such as drama or gangster film, but also include comedy, and, in turn, is divided into many sub-genres, such as mystery, suspense or noir.
Some of the fun of old movies like these is the background noise that can fascinate a modern audience. Here we have an agent with a sentimental attachment to a bobblehead of all things. Also a chance to see 1930’s claw machine