Dress, Attitude, Delinquency

2008 | If Looks Could Kill






Get Carter

Bleak, violent and stylish. The iconic criminal look exhibited in Get Carter is burnt into the eyes of many. You may as well throw the gangster rulebook out of the window... More »

Zoot Suit Riots

Tovares’s captivating documentary, part of the “American Experience” series on PBS, explores zoot suit culture through LA's infamous “Sleepy Lagoon” murder (1942)... More »

So what! Two tales of Juvenile Delinquency

The media of the 1950s and early 1960s were obsessed with “rock’n’roll & out of control” juvenile delinquents. American and British filmmakers responded to this debate by producing a number of low budget teenage exploitation movies, most containing a strong moral message... More »