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Calendar, Night&Day Blinded By The Night

Blinded By The Night

“Where there is no light, one cannot see; and when one cannot see, his imagination starts to run wild,” cinematographer John Alton wrote in his 1945 professional how-to book, Painting with Light. “He begins to suspect that something is about…
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Calendar, Night&Day Mann Made

Mann Made

"Choosing the way to die -- what's the difference? Choosing the way to live -- that's the hard part." When grinning fugitive Robert Ryan points this fact out to bounty hunter James Stewart in Anthony Mann's The Naked Spur --…
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Calendar, Night&Day Dial N for Noir

Dial N for Noir

Much of film noir's enduring appeal can be traced to its anonymity. There's something seductive about the idea of little-known postwar pulp writers in seedy hotel rooms banging out these squalid sendups of everything wholesome and good, which Hollywood's B…
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