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Film Noir Style of Blade Runner

.... in Blade Runner brings two different generic sensibilities into conflict: the science fiction film which looks to the future, and the film noir which finds ....

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Blade Runner (1982) & Double Indemnity (1944)

.... seem to have little in common, the first being a science fiction film about a .... power, their style, and their "look" from the same source, the film noir style of ....

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Gangster Film & Scarface Films

.... Thus, a science fiction film may exist in an imaginary future, but the attitudes are those of the time in which the film is made. ....

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Film Noir

.... Film Noir. One of the most potent and influential film styles has been labeled the film noir by certain .... More on Film Noir... Loading... ....

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American crime fiction

.... The genre of crime fiction in American literature and film covers a wide variety of styles and subgenres, but certain elements can be identified as being ....

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Two Film Versions of Scarface

.... Thus, a science fiction film may exist in an imaginary future, but the attitudes are those of the time in which the film is made. ....

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Laura (1944) and Blood Simple (1984)

.... Both take their shape from the style known as film noir. This is more a style than a genre in that no one in the 1940s when the ....

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Mysteries and Detection

.... The novels of Raymond Chandler, hard-boiled detective fiction in the vein of Dashiel Hammett, focus on the experiences of detective Philip Marlowe. ....

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Mysteries and Detection

.... The novels of Raymond Chandler, hard-boiled detective fiction in the vein of Dashiel Hammett, focus on the experiences of detective Philip Marlowe. ....

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Sexual Politics in Three Science Fiction Films

.... Sexual Politics in Three Science Fiction Films. Science fiction .... More on Sexual Politics in Three Science Fiction Films... Loading... ....

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Films and Social Attitude

.... Thus, a science fiction film may exist in an imaginary future, but the attitudes are those of the time in which the film is made. ....

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Fritz Lang

.... For example, such genres as the spooky horror film, the "scoff flick", and the film noir spy movie, in fact, have their roots based on a post-World War I ....

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Analysis of The Maltese Falcon and Contempt

.... of the genre known as film noir, Godard's film .... the transmission of artistic intentions through literature and film. .... a classic of detective fiction, a literary ....

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Louis Malle & the New Wave Film

.... Malle achieved a high status in each decade of his career, rising to the fore with his first film, L'Ascenseur .... Malle's early fiction films helped launch the ne. ....

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Dashiell Hammett

.... Dashiell Hammett. It is an accepted fact that Dashiell Hammett helped invent what is referred to as hardboiled mystery fiction (Pierpont 66f). ....

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The Romantic Comedy & the Crime Drama Genres

.... other forms of fiction have always been possible to classify into genres. Wes D. Gehring writes: Genre is a French word for a literary type. In film study it ....

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THE BIG SLEEP Detective Stories

An essay or paper on THE BIG SLEEP Detective Stories. Raymond Chandler.

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Murder Mysteries

An essay or paper on Murder Mysteries. Raymond Chandler.

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