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Omar reviews...L.A. CONFIDENTIAL (1997)

Omar: 5 out of 5 stars

So there are some movies that everyone with even a mild interest in film simply HAVE to watch. This movie is one of them. 564 more words

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News: Crime (writing) pays for Cornish charity

The debut crime-thriller from Bude-based author Frank Westworth received widespread critical approval when it was launched last year. ‘A Last Act Of Charity’ was short-listed in Wordery’s Best Independent Books of 2014 and selected by crime guru Maxim Jakubowski for his end-of-year recommended reads. 215 more words

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King Blood, or 'the West' as some have imagined it

This contains the best goddamn description of Tulsa, Oklahoma you might ever find:

Tulsa lochopocas. A clanning place of the Osages.

It stood at the twin-forks of the Arkansas, near the confluence of the Verdigris; a center of commerce (in so far as there was any) and a conference site long before white man ever set foot on the American continent.

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