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Posted by on Mar 14, 2008 in Kick-Back Friday

Kick-Back Friday: #5

Kick-Back Friday: #5


And yet another noir classic, Angel Face: Director Otto Preminger sends the poor-boy-rich-girl hook-up in some laughably hellish directions.* Starring a young, cast-against-type Jean Simmons and a PW (cast somewhat against type) Robert Mitchum.

*And isn’t every great noir classic really a comedy?

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A native East Tennessean, Barbara Martin is a formerly practicing, board-certified neurologist who received her BS (psychology, summa cum laude) and MD from Duke University before completing her postgraduate training (internship, residency, fellowship) at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. She has worked in academia, private practice, medical publishing, drug market research, and continuing medical education (CME). For the last 3 years, she has worked in a freelance capacity as a medical writer, analyst, and consultant. Follow Dr. Barbara Martin on and Twitter.