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(noun) a noisy fight / (noun) disturbance uproar

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Film history is borne along by technological innovation, and by ructions in business models, and by the whims of the viewing public as ineffably impacted by broader socio-historical-political trends

—p.7 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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Film history is borne along by technological innovation, and by ructions in business models, and by the whims of the viewing public as ineffably impacted by broader socio-historical-political trends

—p.7 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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(an English word, derived from Middle French) a fellow member of a profession

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Schrader and Jones' old confrere Martin Scorsese generated a good bit of copy

the marvel theme park thing

—p.22 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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Schrader and Jones' old confrere Martin Scorsese generated a good bit of copy

the marvel theme park thing

—p.22 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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the clandestine copying and distribution of literature banned by the state, especially formerly in the communist countries of eastern Europe

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the films of Wang Bing, many of them durational epics, frequently shown abroad in a gallery context and seen in his native China mostly on circulated samizdat-style files

—p.24 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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the films of Wang Bing, many of them durational epics, frequently shown abroad in a gallery context and seen in his native China mostly on circulated samizdat-style files

—p.24 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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assistance and support in times of hardship and distress

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the Japanese tourist, wandering the Fu-Ho in search of succour or maybe just a suck

lol

—p.54 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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the Japanese tourist, wandering the Fu-Ho in search of succour or maybe just a suck

lol

—p.54 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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(verb) to travel especially on foot; walk / (verb) to walk or travel over; traverse

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His proclivity for dramatising urban peregrinations have led many to compare Tsai, particularly early in his career, to Antonioni, though Tsai is individuated by, if nothing else, his sense of humour, a characteristic Antonioni can't be said to have had in overabundance

lol

—p.74 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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His proclivity for dramatising urban peregrinations have led many to compare Tsai, particularly early in his career, to Antonioni, though Tsai is individuated by, if nothing else, his sense of humour, a characteristic Antonioni can't be said to have had in overabundance

lol

—p.74 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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(adjective) marked by lack of definite plan, regularity, or purpose / (adjective) not connected with the main subject / (adjective) disappointing in progress, performance, or quality

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carrying on a desultory affair with a porno vendor

—p.84 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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carrying on a desultory affair with a porno vendor

—p.84 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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(adjective) being or tending to become liquid; melting

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along with the liquescent clanging of swords

—p.126 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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along with the liquescent clanging of swords

—p.126 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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(noun) a durable plain-woven usually cotton fabric for use in clothing, curtains, building, and industry / (noun) a theater drop that appears opaque when a scene in front is lighted and transparent or translucent when a scene in back is lighted / (noun) something likened to a theater scrim

135

sun peering through a scrim of cloud coverage

—p.135 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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sun peering through a scrim of cloud coverage

—p.135 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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(verb) depict or describe in painting or words; suffuse or highlight (something) with a bright color or light

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The sound of hauntology, as limned out by Fisher and Reynolds, is a corrupted one, born of the very fallibility of analogue recording mediums

—p.149 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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The sound of hauntology, as limned out by Fisher and Reynolds, is a corrupted one, born of the very fallibility of analogue recording mediums

—p.149 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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(noun) the state of being old; the process of becoming old / (noun) the growth phase in a plant or plant part (as a leaf) from full maturity to death

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a senescent prosperity enjoyed under a wise ruler

—p.167 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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a senescent prosperity enjoyed under a wise ruler

—p.167 Goodbye, Dragon Inn (1) by Nick Pinkerton
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