When you're in stir, you take the laughs where you can get 'em, Rosenthal.
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First book sold 2,300 copies. Second book sold 4,800 copies. Third book sold 2,100 copies. But they don’t ask for royalty statements in the picture business.

— John Fante, Full of Life

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They call him SHOE.

Oh, THAT’S why.

comicallyvintage:

They call him SHOE.

Oh, THAT’S why.

(Source: johnnythehorse)

"I’d forgive you if you were crazy. But you’re not. You’re weak."

"I’d forgive you if you were crazy. But you’re not. You’re weak."

Hey, you remember him as Santa if you want …

THIS FUCKING MOVIE. Otherwise known as the best Marvel movie to date.
Bonus points for excellent use of Redford, plenty of Grillo time (seriously, just give him the Punisher reboot already) and - all right, fine - that epitaph.

THIS FUCKING MOVIE. Otherwise known as the best Marvel movie to date.

Bonus points for excellent use of Redford, plenty of Grillo time (seriously, just give him the Punisher reboot already) and - all right, fine - that epitaph.

Kino Video: Hickey & Boggs Coming to Blu-ray →

Paging Dr. Swierczynski …

For anyone who hasn’t seen it, it’s one of the four great PI movies of the 1970s (the other three? Chinatown, Night Moves and The Long Goodbye), so well worth getting onto that.

AMEN BROTHER
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Via Jason Schachter

AMEN BROTHER

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Via Jason Schachter

Eating ice cream, BRONSON-STYLE in The Mechanic.

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Chris Farley by Chris Buck.

keyframedaily:

Chris Farley by Chris Buck.

The Scottish parliament has demonstrated competent government and it represents a Scottish people who are wedded to a social democratic agenda and the kind of political values which sustained and were embedded in the welfare state of the late 1940s and 1950s. It is the Scots who have succeeded most in preserving the British idea of fairness and compassion in terms of state support and intervention. Ironically, it is England, since the 1980s, which has embarked on a separate journey.

Sir Tom Devine, making my day.