History Film / TheWomanInTheWindow

2nd Jan '18 8:22:32 AM keithwysocki
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2nd Jan '18 8:21:56 AM keithwysocki
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* Chiaroscuro: When Richard is driving with Mazard's body in the back of his car, only the face of the dead man is lit, and everything else is dark.

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* Chiaroscuro: {{Chiaroscuro}}: When Richard is driving with Mazard's body in the back of his car, only the face of the dead man is lit, and everything else is dark.
2nd Jan '18 8:20:34 AM keithwysocki
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2nd Jan '18 8:19:04 AM keithwysocki
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* Chiaroscuro: When Richard is driving with Mazard's body in the back of his car, only the face of the dead man is lit, and everything else is dark.
2nd Jan '18 7:55:43 AM keithwysocki
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* DestroytheEvidence: Richard spends most of the movie trying to cover his tracks. He tries to put Mazard's body where no one will find it, and he burns Mazard's hat in the fireplace.

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* DestroytheEvidence: DestroyTheEvidence: Richard spends most of the movie trying to cover his tracks. He tries to put Mazard's body where no one will find it, and he burns Mazard's hat in the fireplace.
1st Jan '18 8:46:23 PM keithwysocki
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* DestroytheEvidence: Richard spends most of the movie trying to cover his tracks. He tries to put Mazard's body where no one will find it, and he burns Mazard's hat in the fireplace.
3rd Jun '16 10:41:10 AM Mdumas43073
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Creator/FritzLang's 1944 FilmNoir, one of the [[TropeMaker first films]] to be so called. Richard Wanley (Creator/EdwardGRobinson), a married, middle-aged psychology professor whose wife and children are away for the summer, falls in lust with a provocative portrait of a young woman. One evening the portrait's model, a budding FemmeFatale named Alice Reed (Creator/JoanBennett), catches him ogling it and invites him up to her apartment. The two are interrupted by her boyfriend, who tries to strangle Richard, and Richard kills him in self defense. Now the two must try to quietly dispose of the body to avoid scandal, but are hampered by their lack of trust for each other. Complications include Richard's friend Frank (Raymomd Massey), a district attorney who investigates the man's disappearance, and a crooked ex-cop (Dan Duryea) scheming to blackmail them both.

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Creator/FritzLang's 1944 FilmNoir, one of the [[TropeMaker first films]] to be so called. called.

Richard Wanley (Creator/EdwardGRobinson), a married, middle-aged psychology professor whose wife and children are away for the summer, falls in lust with a provocative portrait of a young woman. One evening the portrait's model, a budding FemmeFatale named Alice Reed (Creator/JoanBennett), catches him ogling it and invites him up to her apartment. The two are interrupted by her boyfriend, who tries to strangle Richard, and Richard kills him in self defense. Now the two must try to quietly dispose of the body to avoid scandal, but are hampered by their lack of trust for each other. Complications include Richard's friend Frank (Raymomd (Raymond Massey), a district attorney who investigates the man's disappearance, and a crooked ex-cop (Dan Duryea) scheming to blackmail them both.
3rd Jun '16 10:40:27 AM Mdumas43073
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Creator/FritzLang's 1944 FilmNoir, one of the [[TropeMaker first films]] to be so called. Richard Wanley (Creator/EdwardGRobinson), a married, middle-aged psychology professor whose wife and children are away for the summer, falls in lust with a provocative portrait of a young woman. One evening the portrait's model, a budding FemmeFatale named Alice Reed (Creator/JoanBennett), catches him ogling it and invites him up to her apartment. The two are interrupted by her boyfriend, who tries to strangle Richard, and Richard kills him in self defense. Now the two must try to quietly dispose of the body to avoid scandal, but are hampered by their lack of trust for each other. Complications include Richard's friend, a district attorney who investigates the man's disappearance, and a third party scheming to blackmail them both.

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Creator/FritzLang's 1944 FilmNoir, one of the [[TropeMaker first films]] to be so called. Richard Wanley (Creator/EdwardGRobinson), a married, middle-aged psychology professor whose wife and children are away for the summer, falls in lust with a provocative portrait of a young woman. One evening the portrait's model, a budding FemmeFatale named Alice Reed (Creator/JoanBennett), catches him ogling it and invites him up to her apartment. The two are interrupted by her boyfriend, who tries to strangle Richard, and Richard kills him in self defense. Now the two must try to quietly dispose of the body to avoid scandal, but are hampered by their lack of trust for each other. Complications include Richard's friend, friend Frank (Raymomd Massey), a district attorney who investigates the man's disappearance, and a third party crooked ex-cop (Dan Duryea) scheming to blackmail them both.
23rd Apr '16 10:18:17 PM JulianLapostat
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Creator/FritzLang's 1944 FilmNoir, one of the [[TropeMaker first films]] to be so called. Richard Wanley (Creator/EdwardGRobinson), a married, middle-aged psychology professor whose wife and children are away for the summer, falls in lust with a provocative portrait of a young woman. One evening the portrait's model, a budding FemmeFatale named Alice Reed (Joan Bennett), catches him ogling it and invites him up to her apartment. The two are interrupted by her boyfriend, who tries to strangle Richard, and Richard kills him in self defense. Now the two must try to quietly dispose of the body to avoid scandal, but are hampered by their lack of trust for each other. Complications include Richard's friend, a district attorney who investigates the man's disappearance, and a third party scheming to blackmail them both.

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Creator/FritzLang's 1944 FilmNoir, one of the [[TropeMaker first films]] to be so called. Richard Wanley (Creator/EdwardGRobinson), a married, middle-aged psychology professor whose wife and children are away for the summer, falls in lust with a provocative portrait of a young woman. One evening the portrait's model, a budding FemmeFatale named Alice Reed (Joan Bennett), (Creator/JoanBennett), catches him ogling it and invites him up to her apartment. The two are interrupted by her boyfriend, who tries to strangle Richard, and Richard kills him in self defense. Now the two must try to quietly dispose of the body to avoid scandal, but are hampered by their lack of trust for each other. Complications include Richard's friend, a district attorney who investigates the man's disappearance, and a third party scheming to blackmail them both.
9th Feb '16 4:18:26 PM jamespolk
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Creator/FritzLang's 1944 FilmNoir, one of the [[TropeMaker first films]] to be so called. Richard Wanley (Edward G. Robinson), a married, middle-aged psychology professor whose wife and children are away for the summer, falls in lust with a provocative portrait of a young woman. One evening the portrait's model, a budding FemmeFatale named Alice Reed (Joan Bennett), catches him ogling it and invites him up to her apartment. The two are interrupted by her boyfriend, who tries to strangle Richard, and Richard kills him in self defense. Now the two must try to quietly dispose of the body to avoid scandal, but are hampered by their lack of trust for each other. Complications include Richard's friend, a district attorney who investigates the man's disappearance, and a third party scheming to blackmail them both.

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Creator/FritzLang's 1944 FilmNoir, one of the [[TropeMaker first films]] to be so called. Richard Wanley (Edward G. Robinson), (Creator/EdwardGRobinson), a married, middle-aged psychology professor whose wife and children are away for the summer, falls in lust with a provocative portrait of a young woman. One evening the portrait's model, a budding FemmeFatale named Alice Reed (Joan Bennett), catches him ogling it and invites him up to her apartment. The two are interrupted by her boyfriend, who tries to strangle Richard, and Richard kills him in self defense. Now the two must try to quietly dispose of the body to avoid scandal, but are hampered by their lack of trust for each other. Complications include Richard's friend, a district attorney who investigates the man's disappearance, and a third party scheming to blackmail them both.
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