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dark

(Devoid of light), adjective absent of light, bereft of light, black, darkened, darkish, dim, drab, poorly lit, shaded, somber, sunless, unlighted, without light

dark

(Dismal), adjective cheerless, clouded, dejected, depressed, dim, disconsolate, doleful, dolorous, grim, melancholy, sad, solemn, somber, sorrowful, sullen

dark

(Evil), adjective base, demoniac, demonic, diabolical, immoral, inexorable, infamous, mean, mean spirited, menacing, peccant, pernicious, sinfully malevolent, sinister, terrifying, untoward, vicious, vile, villainous, wicked
See also: bleak, confidential, covert, dismal, hidden, incomprehensible, lugubrious, mysterious, ominous, opaque, portentous, private, privy, recondite, secret
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Saturday Night Fever the movie was quite a dark film.
Rainer Werner Fassbinder's 1979 dark film explores the life of a German woman in the closing days of World War II.
I didn't want to make a dark film about the miserable lives some animals live.
It's a dark film that explores his obsessive compulsion to find the man and the effect it has on his relationships.
It's a dark film with entwined stories about sex and drug abuse, crime and misogyny.
There was a dark film around electrical outlets, the refrigerator, the air conditioning vents and on plastic materials such as computer screens.
Bussiere first attracted attention as a suicidal teen-ager in Micheline Lanctot's rigorously dark film, Sonatine.
Dolina Issy, a dark film of extraordinary beauty, combines Konwicki's narrative skill with Milosz's poetic vision of a mystical world suspended in an almost pagan past, oblivious of the storms blown in by the twentieth century.
I went from the comedy guy ('Pee-wee') to the oddball quirky guy ('Beetlejuice') to the big dark film guy ('Batman') to the melodic romantic guy ('Scissorhands').
Indeed, Honor Thy Father is a dark film, but it shines a harsh, mordant light on the realities of our society, on its inequities and injustice.
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It's because I'm a bitch" - Actress Charlize Theron (pictured) when asked why she liked to play dark film roles.