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Hopperesque

Friday, 1 August 2014

All Used Up


                                                '' Your future's all used up'

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Blue as I Do


Night hawkin ; talkin' out of my head
Hometown showdown give me the lowdown
But please don't tell me what you think i said
Give me the feelin i'm on the right track
Catch me a night train i ain't comin back
Blue as I Do
(Kristofferson)
Kris Kristofferson
1978

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Jerry Cook
NY subway 1948

Saturday, 26 July 2014

Things Rearrange


                                      Everyday things change
                                      And the world puts on a new face
                                      Certain things rearrange
                                      And this ol' world seems like a new place

                                      Yeah, secretly i've been trailin' you
                                      Like a fox that prays on the rabbit
                                      ......................

The Hunter Gets Captured by the Game
(Robinson)
Marvelettes
1966

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Thieves Highway
1949

Tuesday, 22 July 2014

To Kill Him


  You don't have to know a man to live with him but you have to know a man like a brother to kill him.

Blast of Silence
1961

reblogged via Deadwomenownme

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Blast of Silence

Monday, 21 July 2014

Like a Bitch


            '' Eddie you keep talkin' like a bitch. I'm gonna slap you like a bitch ''.

Mr Blonde
Reservoir Dogs
1992

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MalevolentNate
Deviant Art

Sunday, 20 July 2014

No Longer Enough


                 .......... the visual rhythms of the game of 'matched draws' called ' tehonbiki ' played here - if not the rules of the game itself, which will elude all but the most specialized audiences - are a central component of the film's mesmeric effect. Arranged to Takemitsu's hypercussive mini symphonies, these scenes draw the viewer even deeper into the vortex of the game's mysteries - just as they do the death-driven Saeko and Muraki, who finally surrender themselves to greater wins, and greater losses, when the thrills of the game are no longer enough.

Chuck Stephens
from
Pale Flower - Loser Takes All
May 2011
From Criterion.com

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Pale Flower
1964

Saturday, 19 July 2014

It Dies Hard






                       '' Mostly i just kill time'' he said ''and it dies hard ''.

Raymond Chandler
The Long Goodbye
1953

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Jersey style photography

Friday, 18 July 2014

Find the Girl


                                                           Find the girl

Thursday, 17 July 2014

No Clean Getaways


                                               There are no clean getaways.