BIG PRE-CODE SERIES AT THE ROXIE IN SF!!

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BIG PRE-CODE SERIES AT THE ROXIE IN SF!!

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As March approaches, the Roxie Theater in San Francisco (est. 1909) gears up for its annual
festival of Hollywood Pre-Code classics!!
http://roxie.com/events/details.cfm?eve ... 1667DDECD3
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Hey,Boss! Ya ain't been around lately, and we've missed ya. Wish I could sell enough ties to be at yer 'do'. Good luck, and don't ferget yer friends are waitin fer ya...

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Ditto! What a great lineup! All my favorites, and a couple extra thrown in for good measure. I really wish I could be there for the Lyle Talbot presentations. How exciting!
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Thanks Nancy and Wendy - I miss you folks like crazy but work lately has kept me way too busy!
I wish the both of you could make out to SF for this!!
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Please conserve some energy for May and the coming of the Noirists in the Night.
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Dewey, can you give a preview of your Noir line-up?

...And for the umpteenth time when IS that festival.
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Maven, I love it that you simply can't remember the date of the big Noir show!! It starts Friday, May 10 and
runs for two weeks! I'm about 80% done with the programming -- still some holes to fill -- but it's still a
little early to start letting the cat out of the bag. Rest assured, though: this will be one incredible series,
perhaps the most exciting one yet!!

So, here's a little teaser:
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Dewey,

Is it that time again? WOO-HOO!!! Let me huddle with Moraldo so we can figure out our schedule and we will be there!

Looking forward to May as well!!!
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I can't believe I've SEEN "WICKED WOMAN" before!! The trailer made me howl, Dewey. Beverly Michaels looks like she's about to climb Richard Egan like a tree. He literally slams her to the floor. ( Whew! What a hit! ) Take a look at that. And when he slams her to the bed...that mattress must have been a morgue slab. Look at it. OW!! NO BOUNCE! I've got the Noir Fest schedule tatooed on my arm now so I won't forget.

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Have a great Opening Night and week, Pre-Code Dewey.

http://www.sfbg.com/2013/02/27/if-youre-nasty

http://www.ebar.com/arts/art_article.ph ... ticle=1088

Now, relax & rejuvenate and I'll see you on May 11.
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Have a great time, Dewey! We'll be thinking 'bout ya!
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