Citizen Kane and the Deep Focus Shot

WARNING: CONTAINS SPOILERS FROM: Citizen Kane (1941) Citizen Kane is one of those films that you can’t really classify into a specific genre. This film could be a tycoon, newspaper, film noir and/or even a detective movie. That fact turned Citizen Kane into an exclusive film and quickly recaptured my attention for a second viewing. […]

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30’s Gangster Films vs. Film Noir

Hello again, Many people who have never watched an old black and white motion picture would probably have a difficult time differentiating between the different visual and narrative styles that each film possessed. I have friends that absolutely refuse to watch any of these films saying that they’re all the same, “It’s black and white, […]

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