I read the book in 1971
(Not en français, bien sur)
Then Guess what happened in ’72?
They Released The Movie!
Avec An All-Star Cast
‘All His Children’
Wish it were Mine
“Now that ain’t no new truck, but I sure do feel better”
Does it Show? How Much I Love This Movie.
This is what Oregon used to be.
(Before All The Morons Took Over)
Viv: “For what? For what?””
Henry: “Well Hell. Don’t ya know? To keep on goin’, that’s what. To work and sleep and screw eat and drink and keep on going.“
Viv: “And that’s all?”
Henry: “Honey Sweet, that’s all there is. It’s a whole ball of wax.”
Minor Spoiler Alert Regarding A Minor Character–Not Really Important“
Was I Supposed To Keep Him Alive?”
I Am So Too Busy, Just Tryin’ to Keep
An Honorable Relation – Ship
With My Own Ass”
More Trivial/Useless Info:
This film was the first movie ever shown on HBO when the service premiered in 1972.
“Cats to kill, eggs to hatch, wood to chop, and ground to scratch.”—Henry Stamper
More ‘H. Stamper’
‘Tis a Good Character Name:
After seeing this movie
with an erstwhile GF, walking home, I asked her what would she do if I lost an arm.
She coolly replied,
“I would switch arms”
My Gawd! How I do MISS Her!
Thank you Mike…
For The Like