Neo-noir in the Seventies Episode 4: Night Moves, The Drowning Pool, and The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

Neo-noir in the Seventies Episode 4: Night Moves, The Drowning Pool, and The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

In Episode 4 of our Neo-noir in the Seventies Series, Curtis and I discuss three great neo-noirs from this decade: Night Moves (1975), The Drowning Pool (1975), and The Killing of a Chinese Bookie ([1976]1978).

Further Reading

The Killing of a Chinese Bookie: the raw and the cooked by Phillip Lapote

Bright Lights Film Journal Essay on The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

Leftfield Cinema on The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

Jonathan Rosenbaum’s capsule review of The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

Both Sides of John Cassavetes by Jonathan Rosenbaum

Notes on the Work of John Cassavetes by Jonathan Rosenbaum

The Tyranny of Sensitivity by Jonathan Rosenbaum

Bright Lights Film Journal Interview with Arthur Penn

Roger Ebert on Night Moves

Cineaste Interview with Arthur Penn

Loose Ends in Night Moves by Bruce Jackson

New York Times Review of The Drowning Pool

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