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Film Blanc: The Power Of Wintry Noir Thrillers
"Classic film noirs used their dark settings as direct reflections of their subject matter, as well as to create the sense of their heroes getting lost. They tapped into our natural fears of the dark in the same way that horror movies do ... But just as instinctual is the drive to seek warmth and shelter from the cold. ... [The] danger isn't unknown or theoretical; it's bright, enveloping, bone-chilling." The Atlantic 12/10/12
Posted December 12, 2012 12:48 AM




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