Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: Woody Allen's "Match Point"

Date: 01 Mar 2008

In a message dated 3/1/08 11:35:22 AM, writes:
> Just saw Match Point last night and though I thought it was good, it
> occurred to me that this story has been done dozens of times, so you know
> what's coming, even the ending which is given away by the opening words,
> "I've always been lucky . . ." I think Theodore Dreiser first wrote this
> story in An American Tragedy in 1931, which has been made into a movie no
> fewer than four times, most notably, A Place in the Sun starring Liz Taylor
> and Montgomery Cliff.

similar stories. different endings

John Lau

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