Re: RARA-AVIS: Re:The Long Goodbye

Date: 28 Jan 2007

In a message dated 1/27/07 5:45:23 PM, writes:

>   "The Long Goodbye" might have been a success at what Altman was
> attempting to do (kill the PI film), but by pretty much any other benchmark, it's a
> failure.

what killed the PI film was television beating the genre to death, which it is now doing to police procedurals

John Lau

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