Re: RARA-AVIS: ross thomas/clint eastwood

From: Jim Beaver (
Date: 03 Apr 2001

> I'm currently reading Ross Thomas' "The Cold War Swap." The cover of my
> paperback, for some odd reason, is dominated by a drawing of a guy who
> be anyone other than Clint Eastwood. Anyone know why? I looked on,
> but I can't see that Eastwood was in a film version of the book.
> --

I have a vague recollection that Steve McQueen was at one time scheduled to do a film of this book. Perhaps it eventually ended up in Eastwood's camp. They never did film it, did they?

Jim Beaver

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