By Roger Ebert
Occasionally there's simply not anything extra soaking up than looking at a film that really appears at existence at the darkish part, revealing these darkish components of human nature that we discover so facinating. In Roger Ebert's choices of 27 video clips from the darkish part, he bargains a diverse choice from a glance on the seamy facet of lifestyles in L.A. in Chinatown to a backwoods homicide long past fallacious in Blood basic. Throw in classics from Alfred Hitchcock, infamous and Strangers on a educate, and French excursions de strength, Bob le Flambeur and Touchez Pas au Grisbi and you've received the primer on movie noir.
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27 Movies from the Dark Side by Roger Ebert