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  1. says:

    a very good introduction to film noir thin but full with information good historical background some of the best film are discussed and some of little known ones very accessible

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    review of Andrew Spicer's Film Noir by tENTATIVELY a cONVENIENCE December 11 15 2018 For the complete review go here anyone had asked me what Film Noir movies are before I read this bk I might've said something like 'Black white crime movies from the 1940s 1950s with dramatic lighting an emphasis on the psychological contrasts between povert

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    Written much like a paper for a scholarly journal this book gives an almost scientific approach to the field of Fi

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    Great textbook to have on hand especially re the history of film noir and its critics and academics although it's

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    i didn't read the whole thing its a pretty dry textbook like take on film noir very informative but not much fun to read unless you are really into film noir read it for a class and it's a lot easier if you already know the movies they are talking about

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    Good information but a little too wordy Overexplains things A bit too academic It reads like a text book

  7. says:

    Great book as a companion to Film Noir class Great films mentioned in depth

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Xts of production and reception its visual style and its narrative patterns and themes A fourth chapters looks at character types and star performances to elucidate noir's complex construction of gender with its weak ambivalent males and predatory femmes fatales Another chapter provides a detailed analysis of three noir auteurs Anthony Mann Robert Siodmak and Fritz LangThree chapters investigate 'neo noir' and British film noir These chapters trace the complex evolution of 'neo noir' in American cinema from the modernist critiues of Night Moves and Taxi Driver to the postmodern hybridity of contemporary noir including Seven.

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Pulp Fiction and Memento while the final chapter surveys the development of British film noir a significant and virtually unknown cinema stretching from the thirties to Mike Hodges' CroupierFilms discussed include both little known examples and seminal works such as Double Indemnity Scarlet Street Kiss Me Deadly and Touch of Evil A final section provides a guide to further reading an extensive bibliography and a list of over 500 films referred to in the text Lucidly written Film Noir is an accessible informative and stimulating introduction that will have a broad appeal to undergraduates cineastes film teachers and researche. i didn t read the whole thing its a pretty dry textbook like take on film noir very informative but not much fun to read unless you are really into film noir read it for a class and it s a lot easier if you already know the movies they are talking about The Utter Zoo Alphabet you are really into film noir read it for a class and it s a lot easier if Approximation you already know the movies they are talking about

Free download ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free ç Andrew Spicer

Film Noir is an overview of an often celebrated but also contested body of films It discusses film noir as a cultural phenomenon whose history is extensive and diverse than American black and white crime thrillers of the fortiesAn extended background chapter situates film noir within its cultural context describing its origin in German Expressionism French Poetic Realism and in developments within American genres the gangstercrime thriller horror and the Gothic romance and its possible relationship to changes in American societyFive chapters are devoted to 'classic' film noir 1940 59 Three of these chapters explore its conte. a very good introduction to film noir thin but full with information good historical background some of the best film are discussed and some of little known ones very accessible