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185 results for NOIR

77 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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38DFilm ___ (11)Jim Horne and Jeff Chen
57D"Strangers on a Train" film genreDavid J. Kahn
2D1950's "The Asphalt Jungle," for oneAlex Bajcz
3DGritty genre (2)Nate Cardin
66AGritty genre (2)Timothy Polin
53DPinot ___ (4)Michael Black
72DCouleur du caféVictor Barocas and Andy Kravis
19ANeo-___David J. Kahn
64DGenre for "Chinatown" or "The Big Sleep"Jules Markey
55DPinot ___ (4)Timothy Polin
36AOpposite of blancTom McCoy
56DCafé ___ (3)Peter Sagal and Mike Selinker
3DGenre for the novelist Patricia HighsmithKyle Dolan
59ACrime film genreAlex Eaton-Salners
44ADark film genre, informally (2)Tracy Gray
22DGenre that "The Long Goodbye" is based onAndrew Zhou
2DDetective fiction genreZhouqin Burnikel
52DRouge alternativeJulian Lim
42DDark film genre (2)Paolo Pasco
21ARouge counterpartDavid Steinberg
64ABlack: Fr.Sean Dobbin
67ADark genre (2)Dan Schoenholz
36DAlternative to rouge in rouletteElizabeth C. Gorski
47DRoulette bet that's not rougeZhouqin Burnikel and D. Scott Nichols
70AFilm ___ (11)Jay Kaskel
39DFilm genre (5)Samuel A. Donaldson
32AGenre spoofed by "The Cheap Detective"Patrick Berry
52AFilm genre (5)Patrick Berry
38DMitchum's genreKevin G. Der
27DFilm ___ (11)Michael Black
11DDark film genre (2)Joel Fagliano
27DPinot ___ (wine) (2)Ian Livengood
17AHard-boiled crime genreJohn Lampkin
36D"The Big Sleep" film genreAndrew Zhou
15AFilm style (2)Jay Kaskel
26AGenre of "The Set-Up," 1949Patrick Berry
39DPinot ___ (4)Sharon Delorme
55DHard-boiled, in a wayJoon Pahk
21AGenre for "The Maltese Falcon"Alan Arbesfeld
5DDark pictureKaren M. Tracey
53ACafé ___ (3)Joe DiPietro
61DBet that's not rougeSarah Keller
36ADark genre (2)Kim Seidl
34DFilm style (2)Patrick Merrell
25DFilm categoryLee Glickstein and Nancy Salomon
37DPinot ___ (4)Steve Salmon
29DFilm ___ (11)Richard Hughes
14AFilm ___ (movie genre)Roy Leban
53ADark film genre, for shortAlison Donald
33DPinot ___ (wine) (2)Christina Houlihan Kelly
28DFilm ___ (11)Joe DiPietro
30DDark film genre, informally (2)Jeffrey Harris
78DFilm ___ (11)Patrick Merrell
67ABlack, as roulette numbersLeslie H. Nicoll
6DFilm genre (5)Robert H. Wolfe
52ASome fiction, informallyPatrick Merrell
57DBlack, as la nuitTyler Hinman
12DFilm ___ (11)Monica Krausse
48AGuy ___ (Garrison Keillor character)Brendan Emmett Quigley
18DRoulette colorM. Preston Sherwood
15AColor of some wine grapesPeter Gordon
47ACharles de Gaulle's jetBob Klahn
22ANot rougeBrendan Emmett Quigley
4DFilm ___ (11)Sarah Keller
39DFilm followerRich Norris
57DLike some roulette numbersJoe DiPietro
48DRoulette bet (3)Peter Gordon
27ACasino callRich Norris
51DFilm ___ (11)Arthur S. Verdesca
12DRoulette bet (3)Arthur S. Verdesca
47DFilm genre (5)Patrick Jordan
38DFilm genre (5)Alan Arbesfeld
26DCafé ___ (3)Alan Jay Weiss
26AFilm ___ (11)Barbara Campitelli
57AFilm ___ (11)Robert Zimmerman
62ARoulette bet (3)Martin Ashwood-Smith
32DJet, at Orly?Cathy Millhauser

1 result for NOIR from Variety puzzles.

Dec 31, 2006diagramless25AFilm genrePaula Gamache

107 results for NOIR from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

9DBlack, in RouenDorothea E. ShippTaub
1DBlack, to PierreMelvin KenworthyMaleska
43DBlack, in BrestArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
62DRoulette betAlbert J. KlausMaleska
93DRoulette betErnst TheimerMaleska
53ARoulette choice in RouenManny NosowskyMaleska
82DFilm ___Barbara SpringerMaleska
18APinot ___ (a table wine)Jesse RoarkeMaleska
14ARoulette betAlbert J. KlausMaleska
16ABlack, in NantesBetty JorgensenMaleska
106ABlanc's oppositeJune A. BoggsMaleska
56DBlack, in BordeauxFred TooleMaleska
15DMonte Carlo roulette betWarren W. ReichMaleska
15DStendhal's "Le Rouge et le ___"Frances HansenMaleska
6DBlack: Fr.Brett A. BlaylockMaleska
6ABlack, in BrestWilliam S. McIlrathMaleska
55DBlack, in BrestRalph G. BeamanMaleska
61DBlack, in BrestJesse RoarkeMaleska
41ARoulette betH. Hastings ReddallMaleska
14ARoulette bet at Monte CarloEli WesoffMaleska
16ARoulette bet at Monte CarloJesse RoarkeMaleska
8DBlack, in NiceAlbert J. KlausMaleska
44ARoulette bet at Monte CarloNikki TenfeldeMaleska
26ARoulette betJoe ClonickMaleska
54ARoulette bet in Monte CarloGeorge P. SphicasMaleska
38DRouge's counterpartAlfio MicciMaleska
64ARoulette betI. Judah KoolykMaleska
34DRoulette betI. Judah KoolykMaleska
50DRoulette colorEvelyn BenshoofMaleska
57DRoulette betAlfio MicciMaleska
23AStendhal's "Le Rouge et le ___"Hugh McElroyMaleska
37DPinot ___ (a red wine)N. M. MeyerMaleska
34AMonte Carlo betRobert KatzMaleska
64ARoulette bet at Monte CarloJordan S. LasherMaleska
78D"Le Rouge et le ___": StendhalFrances HansenMaleska
16ACafé ___ (black coffee)Dorothea E. ShippMaleska
34DBlack, s'il vous plaîtHenry HookMaleska
35ARouge's partnerAnn JenkinsWeng
116ARoulette betJack LuzzattoWeng
68ARoulette colorPaul R. BarnesWeng
17AOpposite of blancJack L. SteinhardtWeng
26DRoulette betNorton RhoadesWeng
111ARoulette betTom SheehanWeng
57ARouge’s partnerDeborah YorkWeng
112ARoulette betHerb RisteenWeng
128DRoulette termArnold MossWeng
73DBlack: Fr.Thomas SheehanWeng
29DRouge et ___Hugh McElroyWeng
32DMonte Carlo colorUnknownWeng
50ABlack, in ParisUnknownWeng
38DBlack, in BrestUnknownWeng
17ABlack, in FranceUnknownWeng
52ADark: Fr.Guido ScaratoWeng
52ARoulette choiceElaine D. SchorrWeng
58DRough et ___UnknownWeng
47ABlack: Fr.UnknownWeng
35DRouge’s sidekickUnknownWeng
9DRoulette colorUnknownWeng
81DBlack: Fr.Barbara H. LewisWeng
7DCafé ___.UnknownFarrar
12DRouge's companion.UnknownFarrar
119ABlack: Fr.A. J. SantoraFarrar
56ARouge et ___.UnknownFarrar
1D"Le Rouge et le ___."UnknownFarrar
4DCafé ___.UnknownFarrar
13DRoulette term.UnknownFarrar
3DPartner of rouge.Mary M. MurdochFarrar
58ABlack: Fr.Cora GoodmanFarrar
54ABlack: Fr.Betty LearyFarrar
33DBlack: Fr.UnknownFarrar
57DRoulette bet.UnknownFarrar
25DRouge's companion.UnknownFarrar
13DBlack: Fr.UnknownFarrar
13DRouge et ___.UnknownFarrar
57DDark: Fr.Louise EarnestFarrar
22DBlack: Fr.UnknownFarrar
38ARoulette bet.UnknownFarrar
17DDark: Fr.UnknownFarrar
12DRoulette bet.UnknownFarrar
87DCompanion of "rouge."A. J. SantoraFarrar
56DBlack: Fr.UnknownFarrar
49DDark: Fr.UnknownFarrar
24DCafe ___.Leonard SussmanFarrar
60DRoulette bet.UnknownFarrar
27D"Le Rouge et le ___."UnknownFarrar
73DBlack: Fr.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
26ABlack: Fr.Tom MixonFarrar
51DBlack: Fr.Harold T. BersFarrar
33DCafé ___.Harold T. BersFarrar
18DRelative of rouge.Thomas MeekinFarrar
48DBlack: Fr.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
17ABlack: Fr.UnknownFarrar
42ABlack: Fr.UnknownFarrar
49ABlack: Fr.H. L. RisteenFarrar
43DRouge et ___.Thomas MeekinFarrar
37ABlack, in roulette.UnknownFarrar
26ABlack, in roulette.Eugene MaleskaFarrar
40ADark: French.UnknownFarrar
58ABete ___ (bugbear).UnknownFarrar
37ABlack: Fr.Sam LakeFarrar
31ABlack: Fr.UnknownFarrar
52DBlack: French.UnknownFarrar
44DRouge et ___.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
34DBlack: French.UnknownFarrar
97DBlack: Fr.Louise RabbFarrar
100DRoulette wager on black.Lester KeeneFarrar
101DBlack: Fr.G. O. ButlerFarrar