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The Book of Illusions (2002)

Author: Paul Auster; Publisher: Henry Holt and Company; 232 pages; ISBN-0-8050-5408-1 The Book of Illusions is the fictional story of David Zimmer, a writer who becomes involved in researching and … Continue reading

12/31/2013 · 2 Comments

The Dead (1987)

83m, Colour Director: John Huston; Cast: Anjelica Huston, Donal McCann, Dan O’Herlihy, Donal Donnelly, Helena Carroll, Cathleen Delany John Huston’s last film, The Dead is a wonderfully slow-paced drama based … Continue reading

12/31/2013 · 2 Comments

Winchester ’73 (1950)

US 92m, B&W Director: Anthony Mann; Cast: James Stewart, Shelley Winters, Stephen McNally, Dan Duryea, Millard Mitchell, Charles Drake, John McIntire, Will Geer After winning a coveted rifle in a … Continue reading

12/15/2013 · Leave a comment

The Killers (1946)

US 103m, B&W Director: Robert Siodmak; Cast: Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Edmond O’Brien, Sam Levene An ex-prize fighter known as “The Swede” is warned that two killers are out to … Continue reading

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