The Big Sleep

Faster! The Persistent, Reckless Appeal of Driving in the Movies
September 29, 2013

On the highways where 55 mph prevails, where drivers must wear safety belts, not use a cell phone, not be intoxicated, must not be having sex with anyone in the front seat, must have a license, insurance, not to mention a parking spot, here we go wit

TNR Film Classics: 'The Big Sleep' (September 23, 1946)
February 18, 2011

The Big Sleep is an unsentimental, surrealist excitement in which most of the men in Hollywood’s underworld are murdered and most of the women go for an honest but not unwilling private sleuth (Humphrey Bogart).