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1940s Film Noir Music

If you enjoy the art of using music to enhance a movie’s foreboding atmosphere, we now have a playlist of twenty terrific Film Noir movie themes, with more in the pipeline. The titles include “Laura, Force Of Evil, The Blue Gardenia, The Postman Always Rings Twice” and sixteen other and equally important pieces. I believe the score from Double Indemnity captures the mood and foll... Read More »

Forties Elegance

Oh sure, getting dressed in the 1940′s may look like a lot of work, but let’s face it, the results were well worth the effort. (at least from this man’s point of view) I give you Exhibit A, above. This is a great video of a beautiful lady of the late 1940′s apparently getting ready to go out on the town. Head to toe, hair to shoes. GORGEOUS! Just a word of fashion advice.. ... Read More »

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