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Pepe le Moko (1941)

opinion: Inspecteur Slimane is the poisoned spider providing the web to catch Pepe… he is always around and not hiding for none what are his intensions. 230 more words

Movies

August 28 in San Antonio history...

1874
Pope Pius IX creates the San Antonio Catholic diocese as part of the Archdiocese of New Orleans.

1884
The San Antonio and Aransas Pass Railway is chartered to connect San Antonio with Aransas Pass, a distance of 135 miles. 98 more words

Texana

The Lady in the Lake (1947)

opinion: Chandler is Chandler, but Montgomery is not Bogart, not Powell, not Gould. However the new Philip Marlowe got a point: he is the faceless PI. 179 more words

Movies

Decoy (1946)

opinion: The plot does not make so much sense… considering that the used methodology does not even exists today, but who cares? A movie does not need to show the reality. 251 more words

Movies

Defence of Lympne Airfield 17 Sept 1940

The latest action in my PBEM campaign of Operation Sealion – the German invasion of Britain in 1940.  The campaign is fought using the rules supplied by S-2 Shop Productions, which is a useful guide with orders of battle, but also has several failings in accuracy. 64 more words

Wargaming

The 1951 Rolling Review Show ... # 70

The 1951 Rolling Review Show … # 70

Welcome to the 1951 Rolling Review Show which twice weekly features pieces of music I have enjoyed at some time in my life. 405 more words

The 1951 Rolling Review Show