The Dark Beauty of Film Noir in 50 Shots

An attempt to capture the visual brilliance of film noir in one place.

The Third Man
THE LOCKETT (1946)

Director of Photography: Nicholas Musuraca | Director: John Brahm

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THE POSTMAN ALWAYS RINGS TWICE (1946)

Director of Photography: Sidney Wagner | Director: Tay Garnett

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SPECTER OF THE ROSE (1946)

Director of Photography: Lee Garmes | Director: Ben Hecht

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DARK PASSAGE (1947)

Director of Photography: Sidney Hickox | Director: Delmer Daves

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THE LADY FROM SHANGHAI (1947)

Director of Photography: Charles Lawton Jr. | Director: Orson Welles

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NIGHTMARE ALLEY (1947)

Director of Photography: Lee Garmes | Director: Edmund Goulding

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NORA PRENTISS (1947)

Director of Photography: James Wong Howe | Director: Vincent Sherman

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OUT OF THE PAST (1947)

Director of Photography: Nicholas Musuraca | Director: Jacques Tourneur

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THE UNSUSPECTED (1947)

Director of Photography: Elwood Bredell | Director: Michael Curtiz

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THE NAKED CITY (1948)

Director of Photography: William H. Daniels | Director: Jules Dassin

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