FILM NOIR in Living COLOR — Or, Gene Tierney With Dead Eyes.

Sounds like a contradiction in terms, doesn’t it. ┬áThe term ‘film noir’┬áliterally MEANS “black film” or “dark film.” The reference, originated by those canny French, refers to those marvelous American-made thrillers which played in France after World War II, chocked full of deadly violence, greed and sexual obsession shared by petty crooks, desperate (but often […]