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film noir and genre - old essay

Hey guys, just wanted to post an essay I did for film class here on the understanding of genre and Film Noir. I haven’t read it fully in a while, but let me know what you think, and if I could improve anything (be nice I’m just a #jaffy!!). 2,058 more words


XL Popcorn - Gun Crazy

List Item: Watch all of the “1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die”
Progress: 425/1007Title: Gun Crazy
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
Year: 1950… 425 more words

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Film Noir Friday: Gun Crazy (1950)

Joseph H. Lewis’ crackling Gun Crazy is a shining example of how damn good a so-called B-movie can be. Based on a story by novelist MacKinlay Kantor that appeared in the… 708 more words


Desejos à flor da pele

Eu queria uma jovem linda, inocente e cativante que fosse um demônio, mas que o enfeitiçasse. Eu reuni os dois atores e disse: “Peggy, você é uma cadela no cio, e você, John, é um cachorro no cio.

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'Don't look back' said the pillar of salt - my barely literate first writings on film

Okay, they say a life unexamined is not worth living, and so it is with writing. Here I am cracking the seal on a collection of really old film reviews written in the early nineties, mainly at 3am. 1,872 more words


I Don't Dial 911

From series, “things (not) worth photographing”


Day 22 of Noirvember: Top Films Noir - Part II

Better late than really, really late, I sometimes say.

Back in 2011, in response to a request from one of my readers, I offered up part I of my… 1,015 more words

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