Re: RARA-AVIS: Noir novel endings the movies won't touch

From: Michael Robison (
Date: 01 Dec 2005

Jay Gertzman wrote:

I saw the two films made of Thompson's THE GETAWAY recently and could not help noticing that neither would touch the wonderful ending of the novel...

************* I thought the ending of the book was weak. It contradicted the protagonists' character. I thought both movies were wise in dumping Thompson's ill-fitted capitalistic allegory.


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