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Napoleon’s Penis: The Ultimate MacGuffin?

Napoleon’s Penis: The Ultimate MacGuffin?

The answer: absolutely. And yes, I know where you focused on that painting of Napoleon. But before ...

From Hard-Boiled Mysteries to Film Noir to the World

From Hard-Boiled Mysteries to Film Noir to the World

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Earlier this month, the St Louis Jewish Film Festival asked me to introduce the screening of ...

Fire Birds: An Israeli Murder Mystery Film (June 7, 2016)

Fire Birds: An Israeli Murder Mystery Film (June 7, 2016)

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Murder mystery writer introduces murder mystery film to murder mystery fans at this year's St. Louis ...

The Perfect Ending: Hollywood v. the Novel, Part 3

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And now for the third and final comparison of the closing scene in a major Hollywood ...