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Film noir

Author: Alain Silver; James Ursini; Paul Duncan
Publisher: Köln ; London ; Los Angeles : Taschen, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Beginning with a general overview of film noir and covering its most important themes, this illustrated handbook provides instant and in-depth access to the film noir genre. Films covered include 'Double Indemnity', 'Kiss Me Deadly', 'Gun Crazy', 'Criss Cross' and 'Detour'.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Ouvrages illustrés
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alain Silver; James Ursini; Paul Duncan
ISBN: 3822822612 9783822822616
OCLC Number: 56481831
Description: 191 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: What is noir? --
The perfect crime --
The fatalistic nightmare --
The burden of the past --
The caper film --
Docu-noir --
Love on the run --
Male violence --
Women in film noir --
The private eye --
The darkness and corruption.
Responsibility: Alain Silver & James Ursini ; Paul Duncan (ed.).

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Beginning with a general overview of film noir and covering its most important themes chapter by chapter (lovers plan murder, corrupt police, doomed love, psychological noir, etc.), this coplously  Read more...

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