This one for me. My Neuromancer read is on hold for now and short stories are just a better fit for my current time/energy/commitment ability.
Cartoon controversy. The Cat Concerto won an Academy Award. Both shorts are very similar, down to details.
As I’m raped by another monkey circus freak. It’s the big lies more likely to be believed.
“Hello, don’t you know me? I’m the dirt beneath your feet. The most important fool you forgot to see.”
Building the towers
Belongs to the sky
When the whole thing comes crashing down
Don’t ask me why
Welcome to Night Flight. Your weekend open thread. Typical gang of street urchins. Hell’s Kitchen.
AKA The Mask of Dimitrios. A reread of the classic. Ambler perfected the thriller with his tales of intrigue. Trade paperback I got used at B & N for $4. The movie from 1944 has Peter Lorre and Sydney Greenstreet.
Why are you running away?
“That’s why you get less money. Because you don’t think.”
I’m so excited. Tenspeed and Brown Shoe pilot movie is on Youtube. Plus the rest. There were only 14. Stephen J. Cannell. Jeff Goldblum, Ben Vereen. I’ve been checking every few months just in case and it finally paid off. The DVD was missing the pilot.
I am always spotting nice lamps in old movies I am watching. Coen Bros. always have good lamps (A Serious Man). Even in The Incredibles house I was noticing the lamp.
Almost every Pink Floyd concert since 1979 (or 1985, depending on which member’s departure you want to count as “the end”) has had to answer one big question: can one (or two, or three) members of the band find okay replacements for the empty spaces? To which my response, after watching a concert tonight, is ... every…