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Double Indemnity (1944)

Double Indemnity (1944).  A great film, one of my favorites.  A good review but how do you not mention the main reason the movie was a standout in the film noir genre?   36 more words

One Hundred Years of Solitude

Just finished reading the much talked about novel “One hundred Years of Solitude” by Colombian author Gabriel García Márquez. Must admit that I could not make much head and tail! 641 more words


Dedication to a mountain

I was reminded recently that Herman Melville dedicated Pierre: or, The Ambiguities to a particular mountain, which I saw every day when I was a student at Williams College. 244 more words