In Jennifer, estate caretaker Ida Lupino begins to suspect that something nefarious has happened to the previous resident and that local grocer Howard Duff may be involved.
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Monday, November 27, 2017
A plot mind, is curiously rare, and does secure for its owner a kind of immortality. By that I mean that long after the writer is dead, the books go on being reprinted.
—Marie Belloc Lowndes
|Marie Belloc Lowndes,|
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
|Victor Mature and Betty Grable in I Wake Up Screaming|
Monday, November 20, 2017
|Mata Hari. NYPL|
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Monday, November 13, 2017
Rogues Gallery: Faces of Crime 1870–1917" is on view until December 1 at Edinburgh's General Register House. It provides a look at early Scottish mugshots and related crime documentation, including items pertaining to the real-life counterpart of Robert Louis Stevenson's Dr. Jekyll.
Tuesday, November 07, 2017
|Frederic Marsh and Florence Eldridge in An Act of Murder|
Monday, November 06, 2017
Humanities Magazine, journalist Mark Athitakis examines Edgar Allan Poe's role as harsh book reviewer, although Poe managed to nab a gig reviewing his own works (which, perhaps unsurprisingly, he rated as those of "high genius").