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25. A Place in the Sun

Montgomery Clift’s face was pure anguish, even before his tragic life took a dark and disfiguring turn. That sad face was, in 1956, smashed horribly in a car crash after a party. 329 more words

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A brush with class

It’s Thursday evening. I’m at the Varadero Restaurant beside the STP Boatyard. I’m surrounded by paparazzi and we’re all waiting for the celebs to arrive on the red carpet. 1,581 more words

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The 2016 TCM Summer Under the Stars Blogathon: A Place in the Sun (1951)

In Paul Alexander’s wonderful James Dean biography (and one of my personal favorite books), Boulevard of Broken Dreams, he tells of a time when Dean, living alone in New York while looking for work as an actor with nothing to do in his free time except go to the movies, sees a matinee showing of… 928 more words

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Roger W. Smith,“Two Letters from 'An American Tragedy'"

In Book Two, Chapter XLII of Theodore Dreiser’s An American Tragedy, letters from Sondra Finchley and Roberta Alden to Clyde Griffiths, which Clyde receives on the same day, are paired and quoted in full. 3,937 more words

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did Sondra visit Clyde on death row?

On page 335 of Craig Brandon’s Murder in the Adirondacks: An American Tragedy Revisited (Fully Revised and Expanded Edition, 2016) — considered to be the definitive book about the “American Tragedy” murder case — Brandon states: 953 more words

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"A Place in the Sun" is overrated, to put it kindly (two critics' views)

The following is commentary by two critics, Mary Gordon and Charles Higham, on A Place in the Sun, the 1951 film directed by George Stevens that was based on Theodore Dreiser’s novel… 644 more words

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