Carte de Visite sized photograph of George Bentham (tenor), by The London Stereoscopic Company, c.1880s. Bentham created the role of “Alexis” in The Sorcerer.
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The Wages of Fear, Henri-Georges Clouzot/Sorcerer, William Friedkin. A rare instance of both original and re-make being well worth their salt, and also a vivid essay in the difference between French and American cinema. 91 more words
I am currently reading “Congo Journey” by Redmond O’Hanlon. Redmond and his travelling companion, Lary, journey through the Congo from Brazzaville in the south to Lake Tele in the north in search of the mythical mokele-mbembe, a kind of Congolese Loch Ness monster. 918 more words
Then the LORD rained upon Sodom and upon Gomorrah brimstone and fire from the LORD out of heaven.
And that the whole land thereof is brimstone, and salt, and burning, that it is not sown, nor beareth, nor any grass groweth therein, like the overthrow of Sodom, and Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which the LORD overthrew in his anger, and in his wrath: 416 more words