[Movie] El Dorado (1966)

  • Directed by: Howard Hawks
  • Cast: John Wayne, Robert Mitchum, James Caan, Charlene Holt
  • Based on: The Stars in Their Courses (novel) by Harry Brown

El Dorado is the late-period Western movie by Howard Hawks. The movie might not be one of the best ones by the director, but the reception has been positive for a long time.

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[Thought] Movies and Books

What can be the best way for a second-hand experience of the world – real or even imaginative? Human beings are symbolic beings; we understand ourselves, our world, and their relationships through symbols, which opens the unimaginably broad possibilities of what we can experience and contemplate.

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[Stanislaw Lem] His Master’s Voice

  • Title: His Master’s Voice
  • Author: Stanislaw Lem
  • Published: 1967
  • Translated: by Michael Kandel
  • Publisher: Pro Auctore Wojciech Zemek
  • ISBN: 978-83-63471-56-9

That no life lives for ever;
That dead men rise up never;

Only the sleep eternal
In an eternal night

from the book
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