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Brian

This series came to the Castro Theatre in September, and though I was only able to catch one double-bill, it was of the two films I'd never seen before: Brighton Rock and It Always Rains on Sunday. I particularly loved the latter, which somehow combines a sense of fatalistic doom with a lively portrait of a (mostly) genial London neighborhood.

Thom

Great, I'm looking forward to the British Noir series more than ever. Thanks for the teaser, Bri. I've seen Peeping Tom and The Third Man so if I skip any it will be those two. I'm really looking forward to the other Reed picture as it was recommended back when I wrote about Odd Man Out. Do you think the application of the term "noir" is appropriate for these pictures?

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