sometimes there's nothing to watch. photo by william gedney
Monday, January 3, 2011
fools for love
this is what is known as 'the last laugh.' any guy who conks another man dead without so much as a sigh from the man's wife ought to be wary. of her.
john garfield and lana turner rose to the occasion and their combined looks lifted this grim tale into the realms of the classic. everyone is a bit of a louse and even when you know nothing good is gonna come of it, you care. garfield is as good as it gets.
the postman rang twice for all three: cecil kellaway, john garfield, and lana turner.