Monthly Archives: September 2013

Amidou, (August 2, 1935 – September 19, 2013).

Amidou (Hamidou Benmessaoud), the Moroccan actor so key to Sorcerer‘s impact, passed away on the 19th. I’ve always found his performance uncomfortably authentic — an intense mix of faith, fanaticism and violence that is somehow sympathetic. It’s to his credit … Continue reading

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Poster Gallery: Not exactly sure what this is.

This is a cool piece. Anybody know what it is?

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What a long, hard road it’s been.

Mark your calendars, folks.

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This is quite an honor.

This appeared on Twitter and Facebook tonight. Mr. Friedkin, the thanks go to you for getting your wonderful film back out there. I wonder how many other filmmakers would have gone through the hassle. Thanks to all of you out … Continue reading

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