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  1. 1973 Look Back: Robert Altman's "The Long Goodbye"Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... "Hooray for Hollywood," which opens and closes the film. The Long Goodbye may be based on an eponymous Raymond Chandler novel, centered around a character made legendary by Bogart, and hitched to an entire history of early noir filmmaking, but it is ...

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    Monday | Lamar Daily News

    ... Eileen Collins became the first woman to command a U.S. shuttle flight. Emil Jannings (1884-1950), actor; Raymond Chandler (1888-1959), author; Pee Wee Reese (1918-1999), baseball player; Anthony M. Kennedy (1936-), Supreme Court justice; Don Imus ...

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  3. TCM sets James Garner marathon July 28-29Read the original story

    Monday | Ohio.com

    It includes "The Americanization of Emily," which Garner called his favorite among his films; "Victor/Victoria," and "Marlowe," an adaptation of Raymond Chandler's "The Little Sister" with Garner as Philip Marlowe.

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  4. Review: Astonishing piece of physical theatreRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | Henley Standard

    ... fighting for breath: it moves at such a pace. Hardboiled: The Fall Of Sam Shadow is a mickey-take of the Raymond Chandler gumshoe genre. It takes the rise out of those "noir" films with bent cops, corrupt businessmen and politicians. The only man ...

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  5. Raymond Chandler's Hollywood StarRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 28 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    Next year, Raymond Chandler will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The award will be in recognition of his work as a screenwriter, such as his film adaptation of his noir classic, The Big Sleep .

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  6. Raymond Chandler will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of FameRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | Christian Science Monitor

    Chandler, whose novels were the source of such classic films as "The Big Sleep" and "The Long Goodbye," also worked as a screenwriter, penning the scripts for such acclaimed movies as "Strangers on a Train" and "Double Indemnity."

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  7. Piedmont, Montclair calendar: Oakland's Play Day in the Plaza for kids FridayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Contra Costa Times

    ... discussion at the Piedmont Avenue Library's Book Club. New members encouraged. This meeting discusses Raymond Chandler's "The Long Goodbye." Copies available at the library. 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 30. Piedmont Avenue Branch, 80 Echo Ave., Oakland. ...

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  8. Unraveling MarloweRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    Watching Bogie and Bacall in The Big Sleep at WJCT's 3x5 Classic Film Festival this spring, I was inspired to check out all the other film incarnations of writer Raymond Chandler's private detective Philip Marlowe to see which one best fit the bill.

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    Jun 15, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    ... Guards might enter the fray. Imagine all the time WASHINGTON - NO one wrote about blondes like Raymond Chandler. "There is the small cute blonde who cheeps and twitters and the big statuesque blonde who straight-arms you with an ice-blue glare," he ...

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  10. Unraveling MarloweRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    Watching Bogie and Bacall in The Big Sleep at WJCT's 3x5 Classic Film Festival this spring, I was inspired to check out all the other film incarnations of writer Raymond Chandler's private detective Philip Marlowe to see which one best fit the bill.

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  11. Review of Raymond Chandler: A Life by Tom WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2012 | Daily Mail

    His hero, Philip Marlowe, played by Humphrey Bogart in The Big Sleep, is the brave, crumpled, world-weary realist who, sometimes a little worse for wear, single-handedly takes on the corruption of Los Angeles while femmes fatales throw themselves at him.

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  12. Reports: Army selects new camouflage uniform patternRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to replace the current Universal Camouflage Pattern. According to Military.com, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler III has been briefing senior sergeants major throughout the Army about the new pattern for the Army Combat Uniform. It is unclear ...

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  13. The Secret of Sinharat by Leigh BrackettRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2008 | SF Site

    ... In 1944, she published her first novel, No Good from a Corpse , a hard-boiled mystery in the style of Raymond Chandler, which caught the eye of Hollywood director Howard Hawks , led to her co-scripting The Big Sleep (1946) with William Faulkner . In ...

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  14. Los Angeles: Downtown is looking up againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2014 | The Independent

    ... Chaplin filmed here; about the grimy, crime-ridden side of Downtown, which captured the imaginations of Raymond Chandler and James M Cain; and about its decline and virtual abandonment in the Sixties and Seventies. "I had a loft space around the ...

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  15. L.A. Mayor Bets Big on Kings vs. Rangers in Stanley Cup FinalsRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... some Original Tommy's chili, a copy of the film "End of Watch," wine from San Antonio Winery , a copy of Raymond Chandler's "The Big Sleep" and Roy Choi's " L.A. Son: My Life, My City, My Food ." Emanuel bet some Chicago favorites, including a six ...

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  16. How to find your purpose in life according to James AltucherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    ... a good hamburger run by two brothers with the last name McDonald. He bought McDonalds when he was 52. Raymond Chandler, the most successful noir novelist of all time, wrote his first novel at age 52. But he was young compared with Frank McCourt, who ...

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  17. Reports: Army selects new camouflage uniform patternRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to replace the current Universal Camouflage Pattern. According to Military.com, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler III has been briefing senior sergeants major throughout the Army about the new pattern for the Army Combat Uniform. It is unclear ...

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  18. Anne Rice and her 'People of the Page' on Older AuthorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... continuing his story in 'Tis. Famous for his hard-core mystery novels starring detective Philip Marlowe, Raymond Chandler started his career as a journalist, but didn't become a successful author until the publication of his first novel "The Big ...

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  19. L.A. Mayor Garcetti, Chicago Mayor Emanuel bet on hockey playoffRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... of Watch" (in which he had a minor role playing L.A.'s mayor), wine from San Antonio Winery, and copies of Raymond Chandler's "The Big Sleep" and Roy Choi's "L.A. Son: My Life, My City, My Food." "While the Kings are a good team, I am confident the ...

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  20. Postcard from... Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | The Independent

    ... to be peeled back, and few better ways to do so than via the novels of one of the city's great writers, Raymond Chandler. According to Richard Schave and Kim Cooper, of the tour company Esotouric, who every few months lead a bus tour of Chandler's ...

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