Bould, Mark. Film Noir: From Berlin to Sin City. Short Cuts. London: Wallflower, 2005.
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BibTeX citation key: Bould2005
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Keywords: "Sin City", Adaptation, Crime comics, Film adaptation, Miller. Frank, USA
Publisher: Wallflower (London)
Film Noir explores the murky world of a genre responsible for many of films most enduring images. Mark Bould discusses problems of definition and the often ambiguous nature of film noir and looks at modern films that could be called neo-noir. Iconic and enduring, film noir attracted great stars (Bogart, Bacall, Mitchum, Lancaster), many of the best directors of the era (Wilder, Lang, Preminger, Hawks, Siodmak, Welles) and this book is an indispensible guide to this popular genre.
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On dangerous ground: introducing film noir (1)