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Sunday, December 12, 2010

The Desperate Hours



Surely, this is the most profoundly disturbing publicity photo ever taken to promote a Humphrey Bogart movie. I have, understandably, been forbidden to hang this unsettling picture on the wall in my house.

5 Comments:

slugger said...

God bless that man.

Devlin Thompson said...

You should ask the missus if you can instead use it for the family Christmas card, then let her bargain you down to hanging it in a less public part of the house. Then EVERYONE wins!

Rik Tod said...

It is one ugly ass kid, so he's probably intent on doing the world (and the kid) a favor...

prof. grewbeard said...

would it have been okay'd for display if it was a picture of Johnny Cash & Ron Howard?...

now imagine Bogie saying "Ya got fiiiiive minutes to liiiiive..."

Joe non Papa said...

Bogie was a real New Yawker, born in the UES, a descendant - they say - of the early dutch settlers. "They" also say that Bogart Street in Bushwick is named after one of his ancestors. Also, he could drink you under the table without blinking. Here's looking at you, kid.

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