Stephen King drools over spicy classic film clip from 1946

Stefan King has proven time and time again that he is not one to let others influence him. Even if Mrs. Web is taking over the internet, with dozens of Marvel fans planning to hate watching it to punish themselves all over again, King’s entire, 100% focus is on a 1946 scene from a classic film involving seduction and seduction come together in one.

And it is clear that the master of horror did not hold back from giving his famous short reviews about it. In this case it is the subject of his devoted attention Dorothy Malone and her undeniable skills as an exceptional actress. And of course how it all works impossible to look away from here and want to hear everything but her voice – King certainly can’t do that.

The Carrie The author never shies away from voicing his opinions, whether it’s disparaging the despicable creatures that still walk this earth, pointing out flowing pearls guaranteed to destroy the brain (the ones that keep serving up new mind-blowing updates ), or well, openly appreciating the wonder that was Malone, the Oscar-winning actress who eventually joined the coveted list of names that dominated Hollywood’s Golden Age.

The scene above that currently preoccupies King is from the witty 1946 crime drama, The big sleep. Technically the scene is playing No role in the film – it does not advance the plot, does not add to Humphrey Bogart’s private detective, Philip Marlowe’s arc or his relationship, and in no way solves the mystery it is determined to solve. But despite everything and the years that have passed, the scene remains the most popular part of the film.

Malone’s character, a bookstore owner who only appears in this small scene, doesn’t even have a name. But her natural charm, her character’s very Sherlock Holmes-like method of figuring out what Marlowe is up to, her obvious intellect, the refusal to suppress her confidence and daring as she acts on the tangible and mutual attraction between them, sets the stage. It’s a clincher of glasses that somehow dampens one’s attractiveness, but as King confirms, it would be a Herculean task to overlook the fact that Malone owned the scene, glasses or not.


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