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Thread #14683   Message #129165
Posted By: lamarca
28-Oct-99 - 05:15 PM
Thread Name: Important Movie Soundtracks?
Subject: RE: Important Movie Soundtracks?
Steve, "Barfly" was written by and sort of autobiographically about the late poet Charles Bukowski, I think - someone once called him "L.A.'s low-life poet"...

Jerzy Kosinsky was a troubled Polish author who committed suicide in the early 90's - he wrote "Being There" and "The Painted Bird", (neither of which I have read...)