Monday, November 26, 2007

6 American Noir Masters

After seeing this list, you'll want to get into an argument with the guy about the difference between noir and hardboiled, since he doesn't seem to have a clue. But let's not get into that ourselves. Thanks.

5 comments:

  1. gomer9:21 AM

    ummm...I don't know the difference, either. But I suppose that doesn't surprise anybody. Especially Cap'n. Bob.

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  2. Anyway, arguing that endlessly is what Rara-Avis is for. Apparently.

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  3. Other than use of a style book, I find myself agreeing with nearly all the time, Gomer.

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  4. Bob Randisi11:27 PM

    Sub-genres are great fodder for arguments. What's the difference between P.I., Hardboiled and Noir? Depends on who's talking about it.

    RJR

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  5. Right. I'm in the "I know it when I see it" school.

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