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Exotic locales; a cosmopolitan, man of the world attitude; hairsbreadth escapes from death; plenty of good fights; diabolical masterminds and ingenious plots – and a belief in adventure and excitement for their own sake. 1,267 more words

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The Saint (1997, Phillip Noyce)

The Saint is a delightful mess of a film. Director Noyce toggles between doing a Bond knock-off while a romantic adventure picture. Val Kilmer’s international, high-tech cat burglar falls for one of his marks, Elisabeth Shue’s genius scientist. 626 more words


The Saint, James Bond, and a Rather Hot Afternoon.

I spent a lot of time last week trolling through my book collection and photographing the books for last week’s post about Marilyn Monroe. It wasn’t quite that easy because since my divorce my books have been boxed up in the spare room at my Mum’s house and it took me a while to search through the boxes and find the books I wanted. 648 more words


Will Simon Templar Have a Halo Or Horns? - Paramount Picks Up The Rights to The Saint

According to this story from Deadline, Paramount Pictures has just picked up the rights for a feature-film adaptation of The Saint. They (Paramount) say they are looking to take the character, whose “life” began in a series of books written by noted author Leslie Charteris  from 1928 to 1963 and of course attempt to create another tentpole upon which they can build a new character brand, not unlike… 502 more words


#Announcement: 4FW (@4FW) "Battle Britannia Tour" *Night 1 Matches Signed*

4 Front Wrestling presents “Battle Britannia Tour” on September 9th & 10th.

4FW have announced three matches for “Battle Britannia Tour: Night 1” that will see 4FW Junior-Heavyweight Champion, Mark Haskins facing Tiger Ali, Pete Dunne goes one-on-one with Kotaro Suzuki and Dan Moloney faces The Saint in singles action. 62 more words

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"The Saint" Being Rebooted

By Travis Martin



Paramount is bringing back yet another franchise. This time, it is the British television series turned American movie known as  186 more words

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It Looks Like Paramount Will Be Taking Another Crack At Bringing 'The Saint' To The Big Screen

Have you been clamouring for another big screen The Saint adventure? Paramount is hoping that you are, because they’ve got plans. Potential franchise plans from the sounds of it. 201 more words