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“A kind of light spread out from her. And everything changed color. And the world opened out. And a day was good to awaken to. And there were no limits to anything.

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A simple gesture between father and son signifies fulfilling acceptance in this nearly sixty year old adaptation of John Steinbeck’s East of Eden. A young James Dean, Cal yearns for approval from his estranged family.  224 more words

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Review: East of Eden by John Steinbeck


Set in the rich farmland of California’s Salinas Valley, this sprawling and often brutal novel follows the intertwined destinies of two families—the Trasks and the Hamiltons—whose generations helplessly reenact the fall of Adam and Eve and the poisonous rivalry of Cain and Abel. 542 more words


Journal of a Novel: A Steinbeck Inspiration

Have any of you read Steinbeck’s East of Eden?  If you have (or if even if you haven’t) have you read Steinbeck’s Journal of a Novel: The East of Eden Letters? 550 more words

Happy Birthday, Elia Kazan

Happy birthday to the very talented Elia Kazan, 9/7/1909 – 9/23/2003.

Kazan was born in Greece and immigrated to America with his parents. He studied drama at Yale before going on to work as an actor, director and writer. 176 more words


Quote of the Week

In honor of today being the 115th birthday anniversary of Elia Kazan, Timothy recounts an incident that took place during the filming of his fight scene with… 172 more words

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