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Day Eight of Noirvember: List o' the Week -- Top 10 Favorite Noir Monikers

In yesterday’s Noirvember post, I mentioned a character in The Big Knife whose name has always stuck with me – not just because it was so unusual, but also because it was so contrary to his slimy personality. 110 more words

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Unsavory Duos: J.J. Hunsecker and Sidney Falco in Sweet Smell of Success (1957)

Brimming with repellent characters, Sweet Smell of Success, released in 1957 by United Artists, centers primarily on two: powerful Broadway columnist J.J. Hunsecker (Burt Lancaster) and self-serving press agent Sidney Falco (Tony Curtis). 1,085 more words

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