“A principle’s a principle!”

~ A line from Sean O’Casey’s JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK.

A shot from the opening of Alfred Hitchcock’s JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK:

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A street sign points out Barry Fitzgerald.

A shot from the opening of  Martin Scorsese’s NEW YORK, NEW YORK:

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A neon sign points out Robert DeNiro.

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One Response to ““A principle’s a principle!””

  1. […] getting a film; then give them the play. I’ve already blogged about this opening sequence here, but note the cutaways of grizzled and degenerate Irishmen as Barry Fitzgerald is talking about the […]

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