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K . H O L M indistinguishable stylistic uniformity they sometimes make up for in earnestness and “edginess”. Robert Culp Jon Favreau Dennis Hopper Sondra Locke Jack Nicholson Sean Penn Subjects for Further Research These fit into no other category. This is the category with the greatest potential for future reclassification. Roy Ward Baker Jennifer Leitzes Bradley Battersby Ye Lou Jean-Jacques Beineix John Mackenzie Daniel M. Cohen Jim McBride Peter Collinson Fernando Meirelles and Carl Colpaert Kátia Lund Robinson Devor Rocky Morton and Annabel David Dobkin Jankel Bruno Dumont Michael Oblowitz Gary Fleder Ivan Passer Mark Frost Mark Reichert Maggie Greenwald Jean-François Richet Brian Koppelman and David Scott Roberts Levien Scott Sanders Wayne Kramer Bob Swaim Mary Lambert Matthew Warchus Ray Lawrence 32 Film Soleil 28/9/05 3:35 pm Page 33 FILM SOLEIL Sun-Bleached Precursors: The Roots of Film Soleil (1942–1959) 1942 Ossessione; Director: Luchino Visconti; Writer: Visconti, plus Mario Alicata, Giuseppe De Santis, Antonio Pietrangeli, and Gianni Puccini, from the novel The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M.
Double Indemnity straddles both noir and soleil; it has the sunbleached setting, but the classic noir tale. As Neff says, “I killed him for money and for a woman. I didn’t get the money and I didn’t get the woman,” which could summarise many noirs. Wilder’s comically ironic tone is like a sickly sheen over his image clusters of trains, tracks, cars, jewelry, phones, money, and liquor. 1945 ✺ Mildred Pierce; Director: Michael Curtiz; Writer: Ranald MacDougall, with William Faulkner and Catherine Turney, from a novel by James M.
Coon, from a story by Ernest Hemingway; Key Cast: Lee Marvin (Charlie Strom), Angie Dickinson (Sheila Farr), John Cassavetes (Johnny North), Clu Gulager (Lee), Ronald Reagan (Jack Browning); Cinematography: Richard L. 33:1, doubled with Siodmak’s The Killers, and with 59 Film Soleil 28/9/05 3:35 pm Page 60 D. K . H O L M video interview with Stuart M. Kaminsky, Screen Director’s Playhouse 1949 radio adaptation, starring Burt Lancaster and Shelley Winters, Hemingway story read by Stacy Keach, Paul Schrader’s 1972 essay “Notes on Film Noir,” music and effects track, video interview with Clu Gulager, excerpts from Don Siegel’s autobiography, production correspondence including memos, broadcast standard reports, and casting suggestions, stills, essays by Geoffrey O’Brien, Jonathan Lethem; Region 2: NA.