neo-noir


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neo-noir

(ˌniːəʊˈnwɑː)
adj
(Film) (of a film) set in contemporary modern times, but showing characteristics of a film noir, in plot or style
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The original "Heat," lauded for its striking neo-noir cinematography, featured a meeting in a diner between the two leads that marked their first scene together after appearing separately in "The Godfather: Part II" 21 years earlier.
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[USPRwire, Mon Oct 01 2018] An anonymous source, a whistleblower, and a journalist desperate for a lead, all come to a head in the psychological, neo-noir thriller, Rumor from Ground Control.
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