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Rear Window Infatuation

“I’m not much on rear window ethics.”

Rear Window

Heart beats silly like a big bass drum,
Losing all equilibrium…

–Rod Stewart, Infatuation


Making Movies: The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962).

My wife and I watched John Ford’s The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) on our honeymoon. So as our anniversary rolls around, it usually comes to mind. 139 more words

John Wayne

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

Released:  1962

Cast:  John Wayne, James Stewart, Vera Miles, Lee Marvin, Edmond O’Brien, Woody Strode, Andy Devine, John Carradine, Lee Van Cleef

Oscar Nominations:  Best Costume Design, Black-and-White (Edith Head) 513 more words

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

The Dog It Was That Died

“A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself”

Josh Billings

You’d never think you’d get so attached to a dog but you do. 456 more words


Romance and the Rubdown

Fantastic short piece in The New Yorker written by my new favorite journalist, Richard Brody.

A fruitful discussion arose on Twitter yesterday, inspired by the L. 423 more words


They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Oil on canvas

55 x 46 cm (21 1/2 x 18 in.)

200 euros ($250 US) shipping not included


3 things about Alfred Hitchcock's ROPE


1. The two halves of the broken champagne glass in his hands. Streaks of blood on the glass.
2. Flash of green light. Flash of red light. 6 more words