Thursday, February 14, 2013

The Trustworthy Pants

"But I'd never be so stupid as to lie to a man who wears both belt and suspenders."
Ace in the Hole (1951)
written by Walter Newman, Lesser Samuels, & Billy Wilder

"How can you trust a man who wears a belt and suspenders? Man can't even trust his own pants."
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
written by Sergio Leone, Bernardo Bertolucci, Sergio Donati, & Dario Argento

from Dr. Puppykicker. Check out those writers on OUATITW


  1. In Christopher Fraylings book there is a complete list of declared citations in OUATITW, you might wanna check it out.

    1. Oh man, ON IT. Thanks for the heads up.

  2. Clearly opinions re:belts & suspenders saw a radical upheaval during the 1960s.