Then she gets news; not just of a murder, but of a decapitation, and one committed with an antique sword no less. Two women whose lives are forever entwined. And now, they need her in return. And if so, are they playing pool? The Deepest Grave coming soon! I think I saw the movie some fifty years ago that starred Jackie Gleason.
I do not think I saw the sequel, "The Color of Money. View all 3 comments. You can only comment in plain text no html tags are allowed. This is one of my favorite movies but I had never read the book. The Hustler, Walter Tevis' first novel, is exceptional not only in being a brilliant book but the movie based on it is also great. He put the comb back in his pocket. I was hustled into giving this book 5 stars.
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Mick Jagger's was Performance. Aug 05, Piewacket rated it it was amazing. Samuel Frank Campbell rated it it was amazing. Tevis taught English literature and creative writing at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio from to , where he was named University Professor.
Description: The New York Times. Much bleaker and more real than the movie. While a student there, Tevis worked in a pool hall and published a story about pool written for Guthrie's class. At very rare moments, it has the almost poetic feel of good Hemingway, but it's, mostly unremarkable or even bad. The population is declining, no one can read, and robots rule over the drugged, illiterate humans.