We’ve collected the best Film Noir Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Lana Wachowski, Diana Quick, Lenny Abrahamson, Tony Todd, Douglas Trumbull. Use them as an inspiration.
I love all kinds of stuff. I really am so eclectic in my taste. I love film noir, I love thrillers, and I love big blockbuster popcorn cinema stuff, but I like it when it’s twinged with a bit more social consciousness.
Sometimes it feels as if the artist hasn’t done the real work of engaging with the material. Film noir can’t just play off looks and attitudes. A thriller needs a dose of genuine suspense. It does not have to be literal, but it does have to feel genuine. Otherwise the artist is just leeching off the form.