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That common cold of the male psyche, fear of commitment.

That common cold of the male psyche, fear of commitment.

This is a soul under perpetual migraine attack. ---->>>

A great novel is concerned primarily with the interior lives of its characters as they respond to the inconvenient narratives that fate imposes on them. Movie adaptations of these monumental fictions often fail because they become mere exercises in interior decoration. ---->>>

The law of unintended consequences pushes us ceaselessly through the years, permitting no pause for perspective. ---->>>

Memory is the personal journalism of the soul. ---->>>

A movie star is not an artist, he is an art object. ---->>>

He was the first to conceive of movies as an art form. His belief was that if the traditional art form would not find room for him, then he would make an art form of his own. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 02-10, 1933
Die: 2017-02-18
Occupation: Author

Richard Warren Schickel (February 10, 1933 – February 18, 2017) was an American film historian, journalist, author, filmmaker, screenwriter, documentarian, and film and literary critic. He was a film critic for Time magazine from 1965–2010, and also wrote for Life magazine and the Los Angeles Times Book Review (wikipedia)