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Private Eye (1996)

Posted at 08:35 on May 10th, 2014 | Quote | Edit | Delete
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The Little Sister has always had it tough. The novel was released when the hard-boiled detective fiction was already on a downturn. Hollywood was moving away from it as well, so unlike all the previous Marlowe stories, it was not made into a film until twenty years later. At a time when Humphrey Bogart definitely wasn't available anymore. And it even lost its title, being called just Marlowe. Though make no mistake, don't even let the appearance of Bruce Lee on the cast list distract you – both the novel and the film are a little underrated.


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Now you see the violence inherent in the system!
Posted at 20:09 on May 10th, 2014 | Quote | Edit | Delete
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Hmmm, quite interesting aesthetics. Probably I should give this one a try. Since this game seems to be all about the story: How good is it? Is it engaging and surprising or rather bland and run of the mill? Und wie furchtbar ist die deutsche Lokalisierung wirklich? ;)
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Dear Sir, I object strongly with the last thread, and the next post.
Posted at 22:20 on May 11th, 2014 | Quote | Edit | Delete
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Have you ever read a Raymond Chandler novel? Plot-wise, this is as close as it gets. I.e. don't be surprised if, after finishing the thing, you still have no clue what was really going on. It is missing much of his imaginative prose, though, for obvious reasons.
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Now you see the violence inherent in the system!
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Edited by Mr Creosote at 22:21 on May 11th, 2014
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