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View Poll Results: Favorite Film Noir, Pick 4!
Evil Twin 11 61.11%
Flying Spaghetti Monster 6 33.33%
od0_ital 2 11.11%
Lonemagpie 8 44.44%
JiNX-01 3 16.67%
auntiehill 9 50.00%
Kirkman1987 2 11.11%
captcalhoun 2 11.11%
J.T.B. 1 5.56%
Canadave 4 22.22%
scotpens 0 0%
Aragorn 6 33.33%
Nachtkommen 3 16.67%
Goliath 5 27.78%
Owain Taggart 8 44.44%
Daneel 1 5.56%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 18. You may not vote on this poll

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Old September 18 2010, 05:30 AM   #1
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VOTE! TV & Media Avatar Contest| Film Noir

Entry thread: http://trekbbs.com/showthread.php?t=128645

Time to vote...

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Old September 18 2010, 06:40 AM   #2
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Voted for the four I knew, besides mine.
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Old September 18 2010, 06:41 AM   #3
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Damn it! I only voted for three.
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Old September 18 2010, 09:26 PM   #4
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Old September 19 2010, 04:32 AM   #5
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Old September 19 2010, 05:53 AM   #6
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Voted!
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Old September 20 2010, 06:22 PM   #7
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Only 3 votes for "The Maltese Falcon"? This film is classic film noir!
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Old September 20 2010, 08:44 PM   #8
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Only 3 votes for "The Maltese Falcon"? This film is classic film noir!
If it helps, Chinatown only managed four, and it's pretty much the epitome of neo-noir.
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Old September 20 2010, 08:59 PM   #9
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Body Heat didn't get any votes at all.

Who would have thought that Blade Runner would be so popular on a BBS full of science fiction and fantasy fans?
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Old September 20 2010, 10:18 PM   #10
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Body Heat didn't get any votes at all.

Who would have thought that Blade Runner would be so popular on a BBS full of science fiction and fantasy fans?
Exactly!
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Old September 21 2010, 06:40 AM   #11
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Looks like I've got this one. Thanks for the votes, guys! Not often I win the TV & Media contest.
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Old September 21 2010, 07:49 AM   #12
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Body Heat didn't get any votes at all.


Maybe the movie doesn't have that many fans, or maybe the image isn't all that evocative of the film noir esthetic. The picture certainly qualifies as neo-noir -- it's basically Double Indemnity with naked stuff.
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Old September 21 2010, 12:30 PM   #13
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scotpens wrote: View Post

Maybe the movie doesn't have that many fans, or maybe the image isn't all that evocative of the film noir esthetic. The picture certainly qualifies as neo-noir -- it's basically Double Indemnity with naked stuff.
I've always liked that movie, but I couldn't bring myself to vote for something in color.

And thanks for the one vote for Richard Widmark (Kiss of Death, Panic in the Streets, Night and the City)!

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