Hopperesque

Hopperesque

Tuesday, 9 May 2017

Every Sinner ................ 4

Thieves Highway

Reservoir Dogs

Rififi

Nocturnal Animals
 
Lost Weekend

Vertigo

Odd Man Out

Red Rock West
 
Ashes and Diamonds
 
Se7en

Monday, 8 May 2017

Who Wants .......


Who wants to go to heaven
in the rain
On an empty stomach
Soaking newspapers thrown over you
Without a dime in your pocket ?
Cornell Woolrich

Hotel Room
1958
reblogged from Noirboiled notes
 
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Jeremy Mann


Saturday, 6 May 2017

Tony Musante

 Bird with the Crystal Plumage

The Grissom Gang

 Pope of Greenwich Village


We Own the Night

The Detective


Wednesday, 3 May 2017

You Will Escape


      If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.

Rainer Maria Rilke

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Aymann Ismail

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Man is a Louse


Man is a louse for other men. Thus man is a host for other men. I call this semiconduction, this valve, this single arrow, this relation without a reversal of direction - parasitic.

Michael Serres
The Parasite
1980

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Jason Tannen


Saturday, 25 March 2017

Is There a Way to Win ?


Jeff Bailey - ''That's not the way to win''
Kathie Moffat - ''Is there a way to win ?''
Jeff Bailey - ''There's a way to lose more slowly''
Out of the Past
1947


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Out of the Past

Daniel Freeman





Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Like a Tide


The past
was filling the room
like a tide
of whispers.
Ross MacDonald
Instant Enemy
1968

reblogged from Noirboiled Notes

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Derek Colligan


He Just Learned


Don't cry, he just learned some women have guts.

Rififi
1955


Monday, 20 March 2017

To Go Wrong


To go wrong in one's own way is better than to go right in someone else's.

Fyodor Dostoevsky


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Ed van der Elsken
San Francisco 1960

Steve Buscemi

Reservoir Dogs

Boardwalk Empire

Sopranos

Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead