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  • Author: Brendan Gill

    Total Archives: 807 Items - 11 Books, 504 Articles, 288 Reviews, 4 Poems
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      (Review)
      Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain, by Justin Kaplan
      1. Mr. Clemens and Mark Twain by Justin Kaplan
      The New Yorker
      , September 3, 1966, pp. 114-116
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      (2 Reviews)
      Action Is Character
      1. The Spy Who Came In from the Cold (1965 Film) by Martin Ritt
      2. Doctor Zhivago (1965 Film) by David Lean
      The New Yorker
      , January 1, 1966, pp. 46-51
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      (2 Reviews)
      Murder Under the Sea
      1. Thunderball (1965 Film) by Terence Young
      2. How Not to Rob a Department Store (1965 Film) by Pierre Grimblat
      The New Yorker
      , January 8, 1966, pp. 101-103
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      (2 Reviews)
      Desperate Moments
      1. The Slender Thread (1966 Film) by Sydney Pollack
      2. Boeing, Boeing (1965 Film) by John Rich
      The New Yorker
      , January 15, 1966, p. 71
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      (2 Reviews)
      Librettist
      1. Sandra of a Thousand Delights (1965 Film) by Luchino Visconti
      2. Judith (1966 Film) by Daniel Mann
      The New Yorker
      , January 22, 1966, pp. 96-99
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      (Review)
      Death and Transfiguration
      1. The Shop on Main Street (1965 Film) by Jan Kadar and Elmar Klos
      The New Yorker
      , January 29, 1966, pp. 90-91
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      (2 Reviews)
      In the Mud
      1. King and Country (1964 Film) by Joseph Losey
      2. Our Man Flint (1966 Film) by Daniel Mann
      The New Yorker
      , February 5, 1966, pp. 124-125
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      (3 Reviews)
      New Crusoes
      1. The Flight of the Phoenix (1965 Film) by Robert Aldrich
      2. Italiano Brava Gente (1965 Film) by Giuseppe De Santis
      3. Where the Spies Are (1965 Film) by Val Guest
      The New Yorker
      , February 12, 1966, pp. 140-142
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      (2 Reviews)
      Black and White
      1. Othello (1965 Film) by John Dexter and Stuart Burge
      2. Male Companion (1966 Film) by Philippe de Broca
      The New Yorker
      , February 19, 1966, p. 145
    10. [+]
      (4 Reviews)
      Samples
      1. Lord Love a Duck (1966 Film) by George Axelrod
      2. The Chase (1966 Film) by Arthur Penn
      3. Impossible on Saturday (1965 Film) by Alex Joffe
      4. Inside Daisy Clover (1965 Film) by Robert Mulligan
      The New Yorker
      , February 26, 1966, pp. 106-109
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      (Review)
      Seeking After a Sign
      1. The Gospel According to St. Matthew (1964 Film) by Pier Paolo Pasolini
      The New Yorker
      , March 5, 1966, p. 157
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      (2 Reviews)
      Bafflements
      1. The Sleeping Car Murders (1966 Film) by Constantin Costa-Gavras
      2. Dear John (1964 Film) by Lars-Magnus Lindgren
      The New Yorker
      , March 12, 1966, pp. 113-115
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      (Review)
      After the Dorm
      1. The Group (1966 Film) by Sidney Lumet
      The New Yorker
      , March 19, 1966, pp. 173-183
    14. [+]
      (5 Reviews)
      Shakespeare and After
      1. The Singing Nun (1966 Film) by Henry Koster
      2. Hamlet (1964 Film) by Grigori Kozintsev and Iosif Shapiro
      3. Shakespeare Wallah (1965 Film) by James Ivory
      4. Band of Outsiders (1964 Film) by Jean-Luc Godard
      5. Matt Helm - The Silencers (1966 Film) by Phil Karlson
      The New Yorker
      , March 26, 1966, pp. 125-139
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      (3 Reviews)
      Stillborn
      1. Harper (1966 Film) by Jack Smight
      2. La Fuga (1964 Film) by Paolo Spinola
      3. The Flame and the Fire (1966 Film) by Pierre-Dominique Gaisseau
      The New Yorker
      , April 2, 1966, pp. 162-164
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      (2 Reviews)
      Son of Kong
      1. Morgan: A Suitable Case for Treatment (1966 Film) by Karel Reisz
      2. Cast a Giant Shadow (1966 Film) by Melville Shavelson
      The New Yorker
      , April 9, 1966, pp. 86-154
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      (3 Reviews)
      On Parade
      1. John F. Kennedy: Years of Lightning, Day of Drums (1965 Film) by Bruce Herschensohn
      2. Cinerama's Russian Adventure (1966 Film) by Boris Dolin, Vasily Kafanian, Roman K...
      3. Fantomas (1964 Film) by Andre Hunebelle
      The New Yorker
      , April 16, 1966, pp. 121-122
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      (2 Reviews)
      Easeful Death
      1. Scorpio Rising (1964 Film) by Kenneth Anger
      2. The Brig (1964 Film) by Jonas Mekas
      The New Yorker
      , April 23, 1966, pp. 130-134
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      (2 Reviews)
      Exterminators
      1. Cloportes (1965 Film) by Pierre Granier-Deferre
      2. The Girl Getters (1966 Film) by Michael Winner
      The New Yorker
      , April 30, 1966, pp. 155-156
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      (2 Reviews)
      Too Young, Too Old
      1. Take It All (1964 Film) by Claude Jutra
      2. Judex (1963 Film) by Georges Franju
      The New Yorker
      , May 7, 1966, pp. 182-183