In lonely places : film noir beyond the city (Book, 2011) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
In lonely places : film noir beyond the city Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

In lonely places : film noir beyond the city

Author: Imogen Sara Smith
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co, 2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Focuses on film noir set in non-urban settings. Through detailed readings of over 100 films set in suburbs, small towns, on the road, in the desert, borderlands and the vast, empty West, this  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Imogen Sara Smith
ISBN: 9780786463053 0786463058
OCLC Number: 770785896
Notes: Index ; bibliogr.
Description: vii, 247 s. : illustrations
Contents: Introduction --
Imaginary prisons: noir and the city --
In exile at home: noir between two worlds --
Maximum security: domestic noir --
The tyranny of neighbors: small-town noir --
Blind highways: noir on the road --
Mirage of safety: noir on the Mexican border --
Lone and level sands: desert noir --
Past sunset: noir westerns --
Private traps: noir in the mind.
Responsibility: Imogen Sara Smith

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.