M + Seven

M + Seven
Year 2 (2010)
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Noir, Neo Noir, and the secret theme of the show. Fritz Lang’s German pre-noir M. Lighting and iconic imagry. The missing protagonist. Peter Lorre. Silence. Leitmotif and the now standard practice of reoccurring character themes in score. The overblown state of fear regarding stranger danger. Mob justice. The insanity plea. Eric hates endings. Seven – better than those bullshit films you like. An alternate take on buddy cop. Neo noir archetypes. Tracy the femme fatale. Cynicism. Give your audience a little credit. How Seven deals with mystery and clues. David Fincher’s visuals. Seven deadly kills. Building up Jon Doe. It’s just a guy! The pros and cons of the alternate endings.

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Released: May 11, 1931
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Director: Fritz Lang
Writer: Fritz Lang, Thea von Harbou
Starring: Peter Lorre, Ellen Wildmann, Inge Landgut, Otto Wernicke

When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt.

Seven

Seven


Released: September 22, 1995
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Director: David Fincher
Writer: Andrew Kevin Walker
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Brad Pitt, Kevin Spacey, Gwyneth Paltrow

Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his modus operandi.

 
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