Table of contents for Crime films / Thomas Leitch.

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1. The problem of the crime film
2. Historical and cultural overview
3. Critical overview
4. Fury and the victim film
5. The Godfather and the gangster film
6. Double Indemnity and the film noir
7. Basic Instinct and the erotic thriller
8. Murder on the Orient Express, Blue Velvet, and the unofficial detective film
9. Chinatown and the hardboiled detective film
10. Bullitt and the police film
11. Reversal of Fortune and the lawyer film
12. Fargo and the crime comedy
13. What good are crime films?

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Detective and mystery films United States History and criticism, Gangster films United States History and criticism, Police films United States History and criticism