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Tom Piazza

Tom Piazza is the author of the novel My Cold War and the short story collection Blues and Trouble. He may be visited at www.tompiazza.com.

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I Vitelloni: A Trip to the Station

In the long dream of image and spectacle that was Federico Fellini’s career, I Vitelloni occupies a nodal point. Filmed in 1953, between the brilliant but somewhat superficial The White Sheik (1952) and his first fully characteristic work, La Strad…

By Tom Piazza

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The Devil and Daniel Webster:The Devil Gets The Best Lines

Director William Dieterle’s 1941 film adaptation of Stephen Vincent Benét’s short story, “The Devil and Daniel Webster‚” is a melodramatic fever dream, a hallucinatory tour de force in which marvelous, evocative effects and extraordinary p

By Tom Piazza

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