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…Public Enemies: directed by Michael Mann and starring Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Marion Cotillard & Giovanni Ribisi. The film is an adaptation …

Bookbits for July 13th, 2009

And I merrily plod along with more old and new news: R. I. P. Dutch writer and poet laureate Simon Vinkenoog died …

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…Gomorra: directed by Matteo Garrone and starring Nicolo Manta & Gianfelice Imparato. This film is based on the book Gomorrah: Italy’s Other …

Bookbits for October 16th, 2008

Awards!  I’m only now recovering from the Nobel Prize for Literature and the Man Booker Prize, but already there’s another major award …