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Neo-Real Commie L’Avventura

/ Movies / Jan and I watched Michelangelo Antonioni’s L’Avventura last night. L’Avventura has been one of the most important movies to me since the dawn of my adulthood. I want to discuss, comment on, the movie and my relation … Continue reading

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Movie Scrapbook

Recreating (and advancing) pk’s censored domains: Macroinformation.org & Knatz.com / Personal / Chat / Favorites / Art / Movies / I scribble a great deal about movies, I’ve been scribbling on line since the mid-1990s. I move stuff into a … Continue reading

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Movie Notes

/ Movies / I’ve been writing online about movies since 1995, dozens and dozens of posts, maybe hundreds. Before Knatz.com got censored by the fed I could update in a variety of ways, domain publishing is very powerful, but now … Continue reading

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First Blood Shooter

/ Movies / Re: First Blood (aka Rambo); Shooter (the Bob Lee Swagger, Stephen Hunter movie) I rejoiced when First Blood was released: 1982: a Vietnam vet returns to the US, has a mission to contact his buddy’s widow, gets … Continue reading

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Movie Posters

/ Movies / Movies are a visual medium, right? We look at them. A movie can tell a story; or not: use words; or leave out words: can have a sound track, use music: old music, new music; but there’s … Continue reading

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Chick Flix

/ Movies / Last night Jan and I watched Something’s Gotta Give: Jack Nicholson, Diane Keaton. thanx deescribbler Jan loved it, kept saying, “You’ve got to admit, it’s cute.” Translate: I know it’s a chick flick, but. I kept my … Continue reading

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Gloria’s Swansong

/ Movies / I opened this post to say something about Billy Wilder’s Sunset Boulevard, 1950: with William Holden, Gloria Swanson, Erich von Stroheim … thanx eskimo i hate what I’ve scribbled so far, will restart I wanted to make … Continue reading

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Winter’s Prize

/ Movies / What’s with these young prize-winning actresses? I’ve been mad for Saoirse Ronan for a half a year now: caught up on a half-dozen of her movies, have loved and admired all but one. Yesterday a new DVD … Continue reading

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Movie Gags

/ Movies / There are so many great movies. We know many of them in common, and many others, also great, are known but not in common. Everybody saw Chaplin, everybody saw Hitchcock; not everybody saw this film in Swedish, … Continue reading

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Judge Elmore

/ Movies / Funny how we know things, partly know things, longer than we know we know the things. Elmore Leonard, RIP, created stories of minority heroes, loaners, unrecognized, standing up for their right to live (and got them published, … Continue reading

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