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Happy New Year from Films etc.

I generally don’t do New Year resolutions, but if I did, one of them would be to not let procrastination prevent me from writing more posts. 144 more words


Happiness and Noir

I think all of these selections were very interesting as well as very important.  They were inspiring, hopeful, and important for our future.  The Happy Planet Index as well as Hope and Academic Success in College were even scientific about the ways they described happiness, well-being, sustainability, and hope.  689 more words

Informal Reflection

#Noirvember: Joseph H. Lewis' 'Gun Crazy' and the Erotic Allure of Firearms

Few films in the history of cinema have fetishized the sleek engineering beauty and violent power of firearms with the same aesthetic charm as Joseph H. 514 more words

Staff Writers

XL Popcorn - Gun Crazy

List Item: Watch all of the “1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die”
Progress: 425/1007Title: Gun Crazy
Director: Joseph H. Lewis
Year: 1950… 425 more words

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Film Noir Friday: Gun Crazy (1950)

Joseph H. Lewis’ crackling Gun Crazy is a shining example of how damn good a so-called B-movie can be. Based on a story by novelist MacKinlay Kantor that appeared in the… 708 more words


Desejos à flor da pele

Eu queria uma jovem linda, inocente e cativante que fosse um demônio, mas que o enfeitiçasse. Eu reuni os dois atores e disse: “Peggy, você é uma cadela no cio, e você, John, é um cachorro no cio.

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'Don't look back' said the pillar of salt - my barely literate first writings on film

Okay, they say a life unexamined is not worth living, and so it is with writing. Here I am cracking the seal on a collection of really old film reviews written in the early nineties, mainly at 3am. 1,872 more words