Tech noir

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Tech noir is a sub-genre of speculative fiction. It can be called a hybrid, or cross-breed of science fiction and film Noir.


The term Tech noir first appeared as the name of the bar in Terminator, it's origin is therefore attributed to James Cameron. [1]

Although the term Technoir wasn't coined until 1984, the movie Blade Runner that was released two years prior, is also considered to be a Techno-noir film.

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