American Film Noir
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Film noir was a turning point in Hollywood filmmaking. The directors and cinematographers who flourished in the genre created a dark, stylistic atmosphere which captured the fatalism that pervaded the accompanying stories.   These films are just as compelling today as when they were released more than 50 years ago.  

To read my Film Noir Primer  go HERE or simply explore the distinct elements of the genre.

Phil Stufflebean