Tag: Noir

1958 – Vertigo

    Earlier in this project I discussed a film that often gets saddled with the occasionally problematic title of “greatest film of all time.”┬áCitizen Kane┬áhas been the go to pick for this title for decades, getting everything that comes along with that title, both good and bad. […]

1956 – The Killing

  Our tour through the surprising darkness lurking under 1950’s Hollywood’s idealized surface continues this week folks. I often see this decade somewhat written off as a collection of Hollywood’s laziest and most homogenized products, which may be true, but little glimmers of brilliance can be found if […]