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Beggars of Life

Louise Brooks Stars in Beggars of Life

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 09.29.2012 | Los Angeles
Thomas Gladysz

Is there any silent film star as popular as Louise Brooks? The actress, best known for her bangs and signature black bob, seems to be just about everywhere these days.

'Beggars of Life' With Louise Brooks Screens in New York

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 04.18.2012 | New York
Thomas Gladysz

Beggars of Life is a film whose reputation is picking up steam. Beggars of Life (1928) is a gripping drama about a girl (Louise Brooks) dressed as a boy who flees the law after killing her abusive stepfather.

A Jim Tully Revival: Hobo Author Back in Print

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Thomas Gladysz

Whether or not Tully's work will strike a chord with contemporary readers remains to be seen. Certainly, readers of Jack Kerouac, Charles Bukowski, William Vollmann or Stephen Elliott will find something of interest in Tully's stories and prose.

Beggars of Life Screens Under the Stars August 15

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Thomas Gladysz