Monday, 2 January 2012

NEO NOIR FEMME FATALES

The Ultimate Neo Noir Femme Fatale- Bridget
From the Silent era's damsell in distress through to the Hitchcock blonde, Movie lovers have found appealing symbols of female pulcritude. Perhaps the genre where the sex symbol has been most prevelant in terms of real sexuality has been in film Noir; Barbra Stanwyck,Veronica Lake, Lizbeth Scott and perhaps the ultimate Noir Femme fatale Gloria Graham. So it's fitting that this film  archetype was rejuvenated in what has come to be known as Neo-Noir. These women once again used their sexuality to manipulate and to avoid being victimised. Most of all in reinventing all the appealing aspects of the Noir woman the movies have ensured that new sex symbols have followed the likes of Hayworth Monroe and Welch.


CORKY
RITA
BLANCHE
PEARL
CHARLENE
NATALIE
KAY
LYNN
MYRA
RENEE

ALICE


GOLDIE
WENDY
JOYCE
GRACE


SUZANNE

LAURA
Films: The Last Seduction. Bound. Mulholland Drive. Drive. Payback. Heat. Memento. The Black Dahlia. LA Confidential. The Grifters. Lost Highway. Lost Highway. Sin city. Sin city. Killer Inside me. U Turn. Red Rock West. The curse of the Jade Scorpion. Bound.
VIOLET
Bound

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