I think he has every right to go off on people who can't follow orders. After all he is the boss. A few people is all it takes to put everybody out of work.
$ 30.00 is out of my range, people are out of work.
Seems like a reasonable plan.
I love Film Noir and this article was just great as to what goes into this style.Been wanting to shoot some footage and stills of a noir style film, this breakdown will help in building my shot list.Thanks for posting.