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Sunday Aug 24 | River Cities' Reader

Noir Is the Dullest Color: 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill for' and 'Island of Lemurs: Madagascar'

Let's cut to the chase: I don't like Sin City: A Dame to Kill for . But what I especially don't like is knowing that I'll eventually have to watch at least a portion of it again, because the only things I really cared for in this stylized noir were the scenes with Eva Green, and after waking from my brief and unanticipated nap, she was gone from ... (more)

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

TwinCities

David Brooks: The Bacall Standard

"I believe the really good people would be reasonably successful in any circumstance," the detective writer Raymond Chandler wrote in his notebook in 1949.

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Related Topix: Alternative, Film Noir, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Celebrities, Humphrey Bogart, Opinion

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Star Tribune

Remembering Lauren Bacall: Definer of her era

She provided a counterpart female ideal, a hero both tough and tender, urbane and fast-talking, but also vulnerable and amusing.

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Related Topix: Film Noir, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Celebrities, Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Alternative, Opinion

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Star Tribune

Remembering Lauren Bacall: Definer of her era

She provided a counterpart female ideal, a hero both tough and tender, urbane and fast-talking, but also vulnerable and amusing.

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Related Topix: Film Noir, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Celebrities, Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Alternative, Opinion

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

David Brooks: The Bacall standard

"I believe the really good people would be reasonably successful in any circumstance," the detective writer Raymond Chandler wrote in his notebook in 1949.

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Related Topix: Alternative, Film Noir, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Celebrities, Humphrey Bogart, Opinion

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