Man Who Wasn't There reminds the viewer of American films
from the 40s, and to bring viewers back to the 40s it is filmed
in black-and-white. The story also fits the black-and-white
is a barber in a little town in Northern California. He's
unhappy with his life and marriage because his wife Doris
is cheating on him. So he gets the idea to try an easy money
job and leave the barber's life. His plan is full of secrets.