Detours and Lost Highways

A Map of Neo-Noir by Foster Hirsch

Publisher: Limelight Editions

Written in English
Cover of: Detours and Lost Highways | Foster Hirsch
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Subjects:

  • Films, cinema,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Film & Video - Reference,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • United States,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Performing Arts / Film / Reference,
  • Film & Video - Guides & Reviews,
  • Film Noir,
  • History and criticism
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages398
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8127892M
ISBN 100879102888
ISBN 109780879102883

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Foster Hirsch wrote one of the first American books about classic film noir, "The Dark Side of the Screen", in In "Detours and Lost Highways" (), he takes us on a tour of neo-noir from its sporadic appearances in the s and s to its emergence as a "mainstay of commercial narrative filmmaking" in the s and s/5(6).

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Foster Hirsch is the author of sixteen books on subjects related to theatre and movies.A native of California, Hirsch received his B.A.

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