The Rara-Avis Top 100 Hard-Boiled Characters of the Twentieth Century (2002)

As Chosen by the Members of Rara-Avis Compliled by Joe Dante and Mark Blumenthal In March and April of 2002, the members of Rara-Avis, the web's premier disscussion group for all things hard-boiled, decided to poll its members on the The Top 100 Hard-Boiled Characters of the Twentieth Century. Readers were invited to submit their … Continue reading The Rara-Avis Top 100 Hard-Boiled Characters of the Twentieth Century (2002)

Hand Me Down My Walking Cane…

TheseĀ old dicks ain't goin' gentle into that good night... You just can't keep a good man down... okay, I admit that the definition of "old" gets a little harder to pin down with every passing year, but all these eyes qualify for senior citizen discounts. Barnaby Jones by Edward Hume (85?) TV's elderly, folksy gumshoe … Continue reading Hand Me Down My Walking Cane…