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Unbecoming

Last weekend I finished reading Rebecca Scherm’s Unbecoming, and let me tell you, it is a total page-turner! It’s about a young woman living on the lamb in Paris after betraying her sweetheart back in Tennessee. 226 more words

Pulp Corner: Double Indemnity

If you’ve ever looked into film noir, no doubt you’ve come across Double Indemnity. It’s often cited as one of the definitive examples of the genre. 1,170 more words

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Pola's Perpetual Parade of Hats. Ep. 11

Here’s a younger Pola Negri, probably from about 1918, sporting her chic horse-riding habit, complete with traditional hat.  She looks fashionable, proper and, from seeing “Woman of the World,” we all know that she can swing a mean riding crop when she loves someone so much that she just has to horsewhip him (If you don’t know what I mean, then see the darn picture!).

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Get Your "Focus" (@FocusFilm) on! Will Smith's New Movie is out TODAY!

Will Smith may have suffered a setback with After Earth, but his latest flick, Focus, has all the makings off a box office hit. 242 more words

Hey Mikey

Fans Cry Out for the Renewal of Ex Wives of Rock

The Ex Wives of Rock have nothing but love for the Slice TV network, but would dearly adore to appease their fans with a return to the air. 1,408 more words

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A Killing - Part 1

It had cost more than three months of his salary, but the ring had been worth it. Earned with blood and sweat – his own of course, not the blood of some hapless idiot spilled by his estranged family. 980 more words

Writing

Stop the presses!

Have a publisher interested in at least reading “A Creature of Flame and Desire.”  Hoping they decide to publish it as I think every visitor to this bloodspot might enjoy reading about Miss Negri’s story.   34 more words

Pola Negri