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The Coen Project Part 9: The Man Who Wasn't There

After the financial success of Fargo and O Brother Where Art Thou, Joel and Ethan were pretty much free to make any movie they wanted. 750 more words


"It Takes a Thief" Blogathon: The Usual Suspects

“The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn’t exist.”

As part of Moon in Gemini’s “It Takes a Thief” Blogathon…

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Writer's Life

It Always Rains On Sunday (1947)

This film is one of the best screen portrayals of everyday life in post World War Two London that there has ever been.  We see the grime, the claustrophobia, the boredom, the frayed tempers and the nosy neighbors. 1,336 more words

British Cinema

Impact: Part 3

At times like this, the mind’s supposed to focus. I should be searching for weaknesses, analyzing escape routes, figuring out how to survive. My mind did not get this memo. 1,787 more words

Blog Tour: Black Goat Blues by Levi Black

I am working with Jean Book Nerd for this blog tour. If you want to check out reviews or read excerpts, please check out the other stops on the tour, … 822 more words

Goon - A Short Story.

I hammer on the front door with my fist and press the doorbell three times. I hear somebody coming down the stairs. A dark shape behind the nineteen-eighties frosted glass. 1,502 more words

Short Story