Re: RARA-AVIS: more recently bought

From: Peedie Monk (
Date: 24 May 2002

----- Original Message ----- From: "Anderson, Erick (ETW)" <>
> I liked Night Extra (Wm P McGivern). I found it in hard back at an
> estate sale. I first read it after rereading Red Harvest, and it was what
> inspired me to write my (unsold) first screen play _Nowhere Near Dead_,
> dialogue of which was originally written as an homage to McGivern's style.

I'm undecided about McGivern. I really liked "The Big Heat", thought "Odds Against Tomorrow" was okay and thought "Very Cold For May" was a stinker.

I love the title of your screenplay. If "Dead" is a small town in Montana, I'll love it even more.

Al Guthrie

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