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Re: Joe Macbeth
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 8.1050.  Friday, 17 October 1997.

From:           Peter L Groves <
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Date:           Friday, 17 Oct 1997 09:02:52 +0000
Subject: 8.1042  Q: Joe Macbeth
Comment:        Re: SHK 8.1042  Q: Joe Macbeth

> Can anyone give details about an early Movie Called "Joe Macbeth" which
> stuck in my mind for 30 or so years as an interesting gangster
> interpretation of Macbeth.

I can't supply any practical details, but I too would love to se it
again.  My favourite moment is when Bankie and Dunkie turn up at Joe
Macbeth's "castle":

DUNKIE: "You know, I kinda like dis place."
BANKIE: "Yeah.  Lotsa boids about."

Peter Groves, Monash

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