Fatalism in American Film Noir: Some Cinematic Philosophy

University of Virginia Press (2011)
Abstract
Introduction -- Trapped by oneself in Jacques Tourneur's Out of the past -- "A deliberate, intentional fool" in Orson Welles's The lady from Shanghai -- Sexual agency in Fritz Lang's Scarlet Street -- "Why didn't you shoot again, baby?": concluding remarks.
Keywords Film noir History and criticism  Fate and fatalism in motion pictures
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Call number PN1995.9.F54.P58 2011
ISBN(s) 9780813931890   0813931894
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