Re: RARA-AVIS: john d macdonald

From: Juri Nummelin (
Date: 30 Nov 2000

On Wed, 29 Nov 2000, Mark Sullivan wrote:

> Wasn't Wiliam Smith in Born Losers? No, wait, that was Billy Jack. The
> Losers? It was about a bunch of bikers who went to Viet Nam to break
> some prisoners out of a prison camp just over the border in Cambodia. It
> was the film that was on the TV when Bruce Willis woke up in the motel
> room in Pulp Fiction. It recycled footage (motorcycles riding through
> the prison compound) more blatantly than a Warner Brothers cartoon. So
> awful it was kinda fun.

"The Born Losers" was scripted by Alan Caillou, who many of us here have read, at least his Mitch Tobin and Cabot Cain books. Actually, I think Bill C. quite a fan. Am I right?


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