I have seen it, the French film adaptation of Ordo I mean. It didn't do much for me. Whereas the adaptation of A Travesty (filmed as A Slight Case Of Murder) was really terrific. A Travesty was the other story collected in Enough BTW.
--- On Mon, 1/5/09, jacquesdebierue <email@example.com> wrote:
From: jacquesdebierue <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: RARA-AVIS: Westlake? story ID request
Date: Monday, January 5, 2009, 12:35 PM
--- In rara-avis-l@ yahoogroups. com, DJ-Anonyme@. .. wrote:
> At least one of the obits mentioned that Westlake first started using
> pseudonyms to place more than one short story in a single magazine.
> Which has me wondering. Have Westlake's short stories ever been
Some have, the Levine stories, for example, or the ones in Tomorrow's
Crimes. There was also a volume that had Ordo and another story. I
have never seen a comprehensive collection. He himself said that he
wrote many stories, especially in the fifties and early sixties.
Perhaps he didn't care to republish apprentice work?
By the way, Ordo is a truly great short story (although it is not a
crime story). Has anyone seen the movie made from this extraordinary
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