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Film Review


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A weekly look at the world of the cinema introduced by Jimmy Greene
and featuring this week:
In Cold Blood
a scene from the film and an interview with the director Richard Brooks who talks to David Lewin about the film of the book.
"...I have a problem which is that I try to tell the truth..."
"...I hope that the audience, on seeing the film, will forget that it's a movie, and it will become a personal experience..."
"...in this film there's not one drop of blood, and yet people are terrified about it: perhaps because they know it's for real..."

and in contrast
- the world of adult make-believe, with scenes from Random Harvest, Letter to an Unknown Woman, Return to Peyton Place, Valley of the Dolls.


Presenter: Jimmy Greene
Interviewee (In Cold Blood): Richard Brooks
Interviewer (In Cold Blood): David Lewin
Film Consultant: Philip Jenkinson
Producer: Tony Staveacre

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