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The noir hero is a knight in blood caked armor. He's dirty and he does his best to deny the fact that he's a hero the whole time.


Frank Miller


#best #blood #deny #dirty #does

I grew up on the crime stuff. Spillane, Chandler, Jim Thompson, and noir movies like Fuller, Orson Welles, Fritz Lang. When I first showed up in New York to write comics back in the late 1970s, I came with a bunch of crime stories but everybody just wanted men in tights.


Frank Miller


#bunch #came #chandler #comics #crime

But, number one, I think traditional noir doesn't work in contemporary storytelling because we don't live in that world anymore.


Brian De Palma


#because #contemporary #i #i think #live

That's what noir feels like to me. It feels like some kind of recurring dream, with very strong archetypes operating. You know, the guilty girl being pursued, falling, all kinds of stuff that we see in our dreams all the time.


Brian De Palma


#being #dream #dreams #falling #feels

When I pair food and wine, I start with the food. If I have a beautiful roasted bird, I might choose a Cabernet or Pinot Noir, or maybe a Syrah, depending on the sauce and what is in my cellar.


Jacques Pepin


#bird #cellar #choose #depending #food

Billy Wilder is really is a heavy influence on Bound. We felt that film noir was a genre where you could create a really contained story. We wanted to be on a set as much as we could to get the kind of style level we were looking for.


Larry Wachowski


#billy wilder #bound #contained #could #create

Yeah, I was always a big fan of noir.


Robert Rodriguez


#big #big fan #fan #i #noir

She wore a loose bathrobe that covered up a body that would have won first prize in a beauty contest for cement blocks.....She had a voice that made pearl harbour sound like a lullaby.


Richard Brautigan


#hardboiled #humour #noir #beauty

That crap about doing something with your life are luxury problems. People like us have to play by a different rules.” #ShadowofSadd #Books


Steen Langstrup


#in-the-shadow-of-sadd #noir #scandinavian-mysteries #steen-langstrup #life

Ever since I could remember, She was all that mattered.


James J. Caterino


#noir #science-fiction #science






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