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True Detective

I just completed watching HBO’s True Detective and I have to say that is one if not the best TV show ever created. Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey deliver the best performances of their careers as Detectives Marty Hart and Rustin Cohle respectively. Initially they are trying to solve the murder of a girl found […]

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Best Neo-Noir Films

I have always been a fan of noir/hardboiled movies and fiction. There are many aspects of this genre that draws me to it: an emphasis on shadows, low-key lighting, and flawed characters. Film Noir in its golden age ran from the 1940s-1950s to which films made after this period were labeled as Neo-Noir. I have […]

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Bored to Death Season One Review

After doing a search for current TV shows that delve into the film noir/neo-noir genre, I came across Bored to Death. I had heard about this show a few years ago but never got around to watching it due to the million other shows and movies I had already wanted to see. I did an […]

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