Thursday, March 02, 2006
Beat the Devil
It sounds like something out of one of those improv comedy shows... What if Truman Capote wrote a Humphrey Bogart film?
But it actually happened. It's my new favorite (live-action) film: Beat the Devil, directed by John Huston.
A very odd group is headed to Africa to do some uranium deal, but nothing goes the way they thought it would. So many great characters, so many great situations to put them thru the wringer...
Good news! It's in the public domain so you can download it for free at archive.org: