RARA-AVIS: What Hard-Boiled Is

From: Anthony Dauer ( anthony.dauer@erols.com)
Date: 20 Apr 2000

I'm partial to hard-boiled as a style and noir as a setting ...

Bob Toomey wrote:

> RRandisi@aol.com wrote:
> > Simply put I believe "Hardboiled" refers to the written word
> > while "Noir" refers to films. (I was going to say at HB was literary and
> > Noir cinematic, but that only sounds fancier.)
> Here, hear. Finally someone who agrees with me on this.
> BobT

volente Deo,

Anthony Dauer Alexandria, Virginia
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