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Old 06-07-2014, 05:20 PM   #662
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Sliver isis Movie based on the Ira Levin novel of the same name about the mysterious occurrences in a privately owned New York highrise apartment building..When working woman Kay Norris makes the acquaintance of a handsome and friendly young man who lives in the same "sliver" building, she does not know at first that he is the owner. While keeping a low profile himself, he turns out to know an awful lot about the other inhabitants including many of their secrets. It then turns out that he is a modern-day Peeping Tom who, unknown to everyone, has had surveillance cameras and microphones installed in every single apartment, with his own place in the building serving as his headquarters.. The novel is also a murder mystery, and the beautiful heroine soon becomes a damsel in distress herself..According to the movie, the tall and narrow sliver building is located at 113 East 38th Street in Manhattan, placing it at 38th Street and Park Avenue..When he signed on to direct the film, Phillip Noyce remarked "I liked the script a lot.. Or at least, I liked the idea of jumping on the Joe Eszterhas bandwagon"..Raleased 3 September 1993 (UK)...

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1 September - Murder of Georgina Robinson, an Occupational Therapist, in the Edith Morgan Centre, Torbay - "White Liars/Black Comedy" opens at Criterion NYC for 38 perfs/3 – The UK Independence Party, which supports breakaway from the European Union, is formed\5 - "Fool Moon" closes at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC after 207 perfs/10 - 1,000 Boeing 747 jumbo plane produced\13 -Norwegian parliamentary election, 1993: The Labour Party wins a plurality of the seats, and Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland retains office-PLO leader Yasser Arafat and Israeli prime minister Yitzhak Rabin shake hands in Washington, D.C., after signing a peace accord - Queens NY begins required recycling/15 – Giuseppe 'Pino' Puglisi, an Italian priest in the Palermo neighborhood of Brancaccio, is assassinated in front of his church on his 56th birthday in retaliation for his anti-Mafia activism. One of the hitmen later confessed that Fr. Puglisi's last words as his killers approached were: "I've been expecting you"/15–September 21 – Hurricane Gert (1993) crosses from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean through Central America and Mexico - Liechtenstein prince Hans-Adam II disbands parliament\16 - Minnesota Twins Dave Winfield, is 19th to get 3,000 hits/17 - Last Russian troops leave Poland\18 - Kimberly Clarice Aiken (SC), 18, crowned 67th Miss America 1994 - LA Mighty Ducks play their 1st NHL pre-season game against Penguins...
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0108162/
http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...1&postcount=87There goes that Gold Watch.. The search for the Polish Hill Strangler continues in the wake of the Discovery of yet a 4th victim early this morning.. Danny has just sneaked onto Hardy's houseboat in the middle of the night..What good would it do, Eddie.. Hardy believes it to be just another burglar...http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...&postcount=182

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