• Movies/Entertainment,  Off the Shelf

    Off the Shelf…'Brick'

    As a film fan I don’t think I have done enough research outside my comfort zone of movies to check out independent films, foreign films or films styles to really expand my repetior.  That said, one film style or genre I am trying to get into are detective/noir films.  Having seen films such classics as Chinatown, The Third Man, and recent noir films such as L.A. Confidential, The Black Dahlia, I’d say I’m getting there.  Though I am missing a big chunk of the old 40’s and 50’s detective stories, I’d like to think I’m ever so slightly starting to appreciate noir detective film.  That said, one film that I…

  • Movies/Entertainment,  Off the Shelf

    Off the Shelf…’Brick’

    As a film fan I don’t think I have done enough research outside my comfort zone of movies to check out independent films, foreign films or films styles to really expand my repetior.  That said, one film style or genre I am trying to get into are detective/noir films.  Having seen films such classics as Chinatown, The Third Man, and recent noir films such as L.A. Confidential, The Black Dahlia, I’d say I’m getting there.  Though I am missing a big chunk of the old 40’s and 50’s detective stories, I’d like to think I’m ever so slightly starting to appreciate noir detective film.  That said, one film that I…