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Peru Pics: Happy 420!

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Psycho

Fav scene from a personal fav, Psycho. Phoenix secretary Marion Crane (Janet Leigh), on the lam after stealing $40,000 from her employer in order to run away with her boyfriend, Sam Loomis (John Gavin), is overcome by exhaustion during a … Continue reading

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A Streetcar Named Desire

Here’s another classic I love, A Streetcar Named Desire. Based on the play by Tennessee Williams, this renowned drama follows troubled former schoolteacher Blanche DuBois (Vivien Leigh) as she leaves small-town Mississippi and moves in with her sister, Stella Kowalski … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday Cambodia: East Mebon

Here’s today’s place in Cambodia, East Mebon

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Strangers On A Trail

No noir for the month of April; they’re doing 31 Days of Oscars. So here’s one of my fav, Strangers on A Train. In Alfred Hitchcock’s adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s thriller, tennis star Guy Haines (Farley Granger) is enraged by … Continue reading

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April Fool’s Day

Trust, but verify!

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day

This one is pretty self explanatory.

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Noir Saturday: Odds Against Tomorrow

Here’s tonight’s noir, Odds Against Tomorrow. Disgraced former police officer David Burke (Ed Begley) is looking for a way to make some quick money. When he decides to rob a bank, he calls on mean ex-con Earl Slater (Robert Ryan) … Continue reading

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The Black Barbie Chronicles: Black Barbie Didn’t Get the Gig

Nothing like a set back to get you back on the horse. Check out this devising entry on my first time applying for EPIK and failing! F.M. Laster “Never attempt to win by force what can be won by deception.”― Niccolò … Continue reading

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The Black Barbie Chronicles: Hey This Looks Good.

Here’s the next entry. This was after the drive by on Hannu’s and well, I needed to do something different. Check out this one. F.M. Laster “Never attempt to win by force what can be won by deception.”― Niccolò Machiavelli Thursday … Continue reading

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