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Where Eagles Dare (1968)

Am scris de curând despre miniseria de autor Alistair Maclean publicată de Editura Litera – Where Eagles Dare este transpunerea cinematografică a cărţii cu acelaşi nume şi, posibil, cea mai bună ecranizare a unui titlu din colecţia amintită. 127 more words


Absolution (1978)

Having portrayed a man of the cloth in films like The Night of the Iguana and The Exorcist II, Richard Burton finds himself right at home as another tortured figure at odds with his faith in this Anthony Shaffer written thriller. 742 more words

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The longest day

I think I have seen this war movie a not so long time ago, but I cannot find it on this website, so maybe I saw it more than 2 years ago or I forgot to write it on this website. See more at Rotten Tomatoes.

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Idle Musings on Sir Richard Francis Burton and the Arab Slave Trade

Here again the Demon of Slavery will reign over a solitude of his own creation. Can it be, that, by some inexplicable law, where Nature has done her best for the happiness of mankind, man, doomed to misery, must work out his own unhappiness?

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Volcanic Duality

“I believe that truth has only one face: that of a violent contradiction.”
― Georges Bataille

I’ve always enjoyed the mythology of the Roman god Vulcan.

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Villain (1971)

Richard Burton stars in the underrated 1970s crime flick Villain. Read more …

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