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St. Augustine Record
Flagler College hosting film adaptation studies conference
Flagler College will host the Ninth Annual Conference of the Association of Adaptation Studies to be held Sept. 26-28.
Gunmetal Blues review: A noir musical needs a seedier setting
Of all the theatres in all the world, this clever noir musical spoof had to walk into this one. It's not a great fit on the Queen's hefty stage, but it goes down like a slug of whisky taken straight from the bottle.
Stockton get rubbed out of 'The Maltese Falcon'
It was long believed that “The Maltese Falcon” , perhaps the greatest hard-boiled detective novel, contains a character based on a Stockton crook.
One of the great screen presences remembered: 50 years after Peter...
Many believe that all of the 80-odd movies featuring Peter Lorre are worth seeing, if only for his presence.
The Wichita Eagle
Big Read Wichita will help readers discover a Maltese Falcona
Dashiell Hammett's classic detective novel "The Maltese Falcon" will take center stage in 2014's Big Read Wichita, which kicks off Oct. 1. The book - parts thriller, spy adventure, dark comedy and romance - is considered one of the cornerstones of American private-eye fiction.