Lets you meet the cynical and obsessive heroes of film noir portrayed by actors like Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, James Cagney, Joan Crawford and Bette Davis.
Together Robert Porfirio, Alain Silver, Elizabeth Ward and James Ursini have written, edited, or contributed to more than a dozen books about film noir, from its key films to its literary and visual modus operandi, including The Noir Style , Raymond Chandler's Los Angeles , L.A. Noir: the City as Character , Femme Fatale , and four volumes of the Film Noir Reader series. They have also provided audio and video commentary on all four DVD collections from Warner Bros., a dozen titles in the Fox noir series, and other releases including Double Indemnity and Laura .
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Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd
Alain Silver, Elizabeth Ward, James Ursini, Robert Porfirio