Taste of Cinema's The 20 Best Neo-Noir Movies of the Past 5 Years

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*Article posted on July 26, 2017

"Film noir was a staple of cinema from the 1940s to the late 50’s. Many of these films were cheesy or overly melodramatic, but also many gems were made that are considered some of the best films ever made. As the years waned on, film noir evolved into neo-noir with films that were more edgy and violently graphic.

Recently, the neo-noir genre has seen its share of some of the most interesting and captivating films to grace the silver screen. Here are the 20 best neo-noir movies released in the past five years."

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    Nightcrawler

    2014, in 3 top lists Check
  2. 2 new

    The Nice Guys

    2016, in 1 top list Check
  3. 3 new

    Bai ri yan huo

    2014 — a.k.a. Black Coal, Thin Ice, in 1 top list Check
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    Broken City

    2013, in 0 top lists Check
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    Glass Chin

    2014, in 0 top lists Check
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    Lost River

    2014, in 0 top lists Check
  7. 7 new

    Ve stínu

    2012 — a.k.a. In the Shadow, in 0 top lists Check
  8. 8 new

    Inherent Vice

    2014, in 4 top lists Check
  9. 9 new

    The Driftless Area

    2015, in 0 top lists Check
  10. 10 new

    The Place Beyond the Pines

    2012, in 0 top lists Check
  11. 11 new

    Too Late

    2015, in 0 top lists Check
  12. 12 new

    Killing Them Softly

    2012, in 1 top list Check
  13. 13 new

    Du zhan

    2012 — a.k.a. Drug War, in 1 top list Check
  14. 14 new

    Only God Forgives

    2013, in 1 top list Check
  15. 15 new

    Cold in July

    2014, in 0 top lists Check
  16. 16 new

    Prisoners

    2013, in 6 top lists Check
  17. 17 new

    Nocturnal Animals

    2016, in 0 top lists Check
  18. 18 new

    Looper

    2012, in 2 top lists Check
  19. 19 new

    Dead Man Down

    2013, in 0 top lists Check
  20. 20 new

    Blue Ruin

    2013, in 0 top lists Check
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