Last edited by Mazut
Sunday, August 22, 2021 | History

8 edition of The Diggstown ringers found in the catalog.

The Diggstown ringers

  • 111 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLeonard Wise.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.W8125 Di, PS3573.I79 Di
The Physical Object
Pagination399 p. ;
Number of Pages399
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4557388M
ISBN 100385131267
LC Control Number77027722
OCLC/WorldCa4005908


Share this book
You might also like
Floors and floorings

Floors and floorings

Establishing a Corrections calendar in the House of Representatives

Establishing a Corrections calendar in the House of Representatives

ESPEY MFG. & ELECTRONICS CORP.

ESPEY MFG. & ELECTRONICS CORP.

Green gorilla

Green gorilla

A theory of axis-tonality for twentieth-century music

A theory of axis-tonality for twentieth-century music

Standard handbook for mechanical engineers.

Standard handbook for mechanical engineers.

Advent alphabet

Advent alphabet

Computers and their potential applications in museums

Computers and their potential applications in museums

evolution and development of democracy in Israel and Palestine

evolution and development of democracy in Israel and Palestine

Professional Discipline of Wisconsin Attorneys

Professional Discipline of Wisconsin Attorneys

A history of aircraft

A history of aircraft

Movement behavior and motor learning.

Movement behavior and motor learning.

Power selling

Power selling

The Diggstown ringers by Leonard Wise Download PDF EPUB FB2

No, the great sin that Wises Diggstown Ringers perpetrates on its readers is that the May-December romance storyline, ultimately, doesnt really belong, or at the very least, doesnt deserve the amount of attention it receives. If this was a tale of redemption, the young virginal Emily might play a bigger part, but with the exception of 45(23).

Later, Paul sends two more ringers to work on a pig farm and become well-known before they spring the trap. These two get the townspeople to bet heavily that fighter Honey Roy Palmer (from out of state) can't beat Diggstown's ten best fighters.

Honey Roy, Paul's best friend, is a super fighter likely to knock out any ten men the townsmen choose. The Diggstown ringers by Wise, Leonard and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Diggstown Ringers by Wise, Leonard - AbeBooks Skip to main content.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wise, Leonard. Diggstown ringers. Garden City, N. : Doubleday, (OCoLC) Material Type: FictionAuthor: Leonard Wise. The book seems intent on letting you know that the burg of Diggstown is one of the horniest (pardon me, The Diggstown ringers book there's no other way else to put it.

) places on the planet. Their three main trains of thought are gambling, boxing an I bought this as it was the basis for the movie which I love5.

Steven McKays elegantly structured and terrifically witty script (based on Leonard Wises novel The Diggstown Ringers) both invites and earns comparison with con game classics like The Sting and Ritchies unerring eye for casting further helps to place Diggstown on a par with that beloved film.

The movies star wattage is blinding. Books Best Sellers New Releases Children's Books Textbooks Australian Authors Kindle Books Audiobooks Diggstown Reviews:   Diggstown Directed by Michael Ritchie; screenplay by Steven McKay, based on the novel "The Diggstown Ringers" by Leonard Wise; director of photography, Gerry Fisher; edited by Don Zimmerman; music.

Sports comedy-drama film directed by Michael Ritchie and written by Steven McKay, based on the novel The Diggstown Ringers by Leonard Wise. DIGGSTOWN is a fast, funny, smart, violent comedy anchored by its three leading men and a remarkable premise based on Leonard Wise's novel THE DIGGSTOWN RINGERS.

In season two, Marcie and her fellow crusaders at legal aid continue their fight against a criminal justice system that shows no mercy to our most at-risk ci. Diggstown: Created by Floyd Kane.

With Vinessa Antoine, Brandon Oakes, C. David Johnson, Shailene Garnett. Marcie Diggs, a lawyer that reconsiders her priorities after her aunt commits suicide. She works with a team of cynics and messy souls.

They try to find justice for their diverse clients, having issues of racism, poverty, etc. Diggstown ½ (R)Lightweight, good-natured sports comedy about a boxing scam. Con man Gabriel Caine (Woods), fresh out of prison, heads for Diggstown and the unregulated boxing matches arranged by town boss, John Gillon (Dern).

The bet is that Caine's one boxer can beat any 10 boxers, chosen by Gillon, in a hour period. So Caine decides to hook The Diggstown ringers book with an old friend, former.

Based on Leonard Wise's novel "The Diggstown Ringers", the film deals in loyalties, friendships, greed, power, corruption and lies - not to mention small town mentality being under the microscope. It's impeccably acted as well, with the Woods and Gossett play.

The Digital Bits is the Internets leading source for DVD, Blu-ray Disc, and 4K Ultra HD industry news, reviews, analysis, and expertise. Founded inits THE place for cinephiles to celebrate their love of film.

Diggstown (Aug). Director: Michael Ritchie Writer: Steven McKay From novel: The Diggstown Ringers by Leonard Wise Music by: James Newton Howard Producer: Robert Schaffel Keywords: Drama, Boxing, Wager. The list comes from a blogger at The Movie Blog. Thought I would keep track of my own progress. Seen the Movie Read the Book Both The Joy Luck Club The Mambo Kings Stardust Fried Green Tomatoes The Shining Patriot Games Wag the Dog Charlotte's Web Pride and Prejudice The Notebook Friday Night Lights Bridget.

View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Diggstown (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) on Discogs. Subverted rather amusingly in a non-fiction book called The Art of Coarse Acting, which sounds like a guide to making it big in Awful British Sex Comedy but is actually a mix of how-to guide and memoir about amateur dramatics.

Getting a professional in to help because he or she happens to live locally is a stressful and not especially beneficial prospect for all concerned. For con artist Gabriel Caine (Woods), Diggstown is the promise land, legendary for it's high-stakes boxing matches that attract high-rollers from miles around.

Gabe, recognizing a golden opportunity, bets the town's powerful boss (Bruce Dern, Coming Home) that his fighter will defeat ten opponents in 24 hours. It's far from a sure thing, though. Diggstown Blending elements of "Rocky" and "The Sting," this crowd-pleaser mixes it up with boxing, revenge and salty one-liners that should satisfy audiences, assuming MGM.

Sunday, Aug s 4, 5 Real Estate 6 EDITOR: Jeff Holubitsky, STDDfDQl ft FM. 11 Vf. w James Woods, left, Oliver Piatt and Lou Gossett Jr. survey the fight scene in Dlggstown. Mistake trivia books Most popular pages Best movie mistakes Best mistake pictures Best comedy movie quotes Movies with the most mistakes New this month Spider-Man 2 mistakes Gilmore Girls mistakes Spider-Man 2 questions Seraphim Falls ending Tom Hardy movies TV shows Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings quotes Galaxy Quest trivia Harry.

Diggstown: Michael Ritchie: Dikkenek: Olivier Van Hoofstadt: Dillinger è Morto (Dillinger Is Dead) Marco Ferreri: Dirty Work: Bob Saget: Dis En Historie om Kjærlighet (A Story About Love) Aune Sand: Disco Dancer: Babbar Subhas: Les Disparus de Saint-Agil (Boys' School) Christian-Jaque: Diva:   Starring the already mentioned Adrien Brody (Peaky Blinders, The Grand Budapest Hotel), Emily Hampshire (12 Monkeys, Schitts Creek), Jennifer Ens, Sirena Gulamgaus (Orphan Black, Transplant), Ian Ho (A Babysitters Guide to Monster Hunting, A Simple Favor), Gord Rand (The Handmaids Tale, Pure), Trina Corkhum (Diggstown, Pure) and.

Required Cookies Technologies. Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions.

[Warning: General spoilers ahead. ] Were almost to the end of Slashers fourth season - just Thursdays episode six and next weeks double-episode finale to ows new episode, Face Time, unpacks the family dynamic after Aphra (Nataliya Rodina) joined Christy (Paula Brancati) and Seamuss (Chris Jacot) also pick up with Florence still awaiting her fate.

July 4, 1 min read Anino Orhorhoro. The deadliest couple in the world Michael Bryce, bodyguard Michael Bryce and killer Darius Kinkade return again to perform another life-threatening mission.

Bryce is still unlicensed and under surveillance, and he must act on behalf of Dariuss more unpredictable wife. Made inThe Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner initially resembles the "angry young men" films popularized in Britain in the s and s. Like the working class young protagonists in Look Back in Anger () and Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (), Colin has a chip on his shoulder.

He wants a job with good pay, but he doesn. R, 1 hr 38 min. Movie More Info. After being released from a Georgia prison, smooth-talking con man Gabriel Caine (James Woods) teams up with his partner in crime, Fitz (Oliver Platt), and travels to remote Diggstown.

Upon arriving, Fitz and Caine bet the wealthiest resident, former boxing manager John Gillon (Bruce Dern), that they know a guy. C. David Johnson. Brandon Oakes. Expand Details. Details. Corporate lawyer Marcie Diggs' aunt commits suicide, driving her to focus her talents and efforts into saving innocent people from the justice system.

Cast: Vinessa Antoine Natasha Henstridge Stacey Farber C. David Johnson Brandon Oakes Shailene Garnett. Genres: Crime Dramas. NEW YORK - Lynn Pleshette and Joel Millner, two veteran handlers of screenwriters and authors, have joined forces to form the Pleshette-Millner Literary Agency.

Pleshette, who. Underappreciated Movies Worth a Second Chance - Page 6. Drawing liberally from recommendations by Den of Geek and Film Stories, this list highlights those movies from the last 40 years that slipped under the radar or have been largely forgotten after an initial blaze of glory (along with a few which are due a little re-evaluation).

Diamond Digger. 5, likes talking about this. Welcome to the official Diamond Digger fan page. From a media release: As Brent Leroy announced today on CTVs YOUR MORNING, Season 2 of CORNER GAS ANIMATED arrives on The Comedy Network this.

Travel Movies Books Food Other. Sign In Trending New Popular type to search. Sign In Dead Ringers () Rotten Tomatoes® 83. Dead Snow () Rotten Diggstown () Rotten Tomatoes® 54. Disturbing Behavior () Rotten.

Caffeine TV News June 13th Edition. This weeks TV news brings us a highly anticipated fan-favorite renewal, but lets start with some scheduling news It sounds like Clarice will not be continuing at Paramount after all. Meg DeLoatch will showrun the upcoming season of The Neighborhood. Cathy Schulman will showrun The First Lady.

In Diggstown Gabriel Caine bets John Gillon that boxer "Honey" Roy Palmer can defeat ten local boxers in 24 hours. Gillon does not trust the local amateurs to get the job done so for the final fight he brings in a Super Ringer "Hammerhead" Hagan, a professional boxer who has beaten Palmer before.

Dead Ringers () reż. David Cronenberg. Dead Rising: Endgame. Dead Rising: Endgame () reż. Pat Williams Diggstown. Diggstown Midnight Sting () reż.

Michael Ritchie TV HD. The Dilemma. The Dilemma () reż. Ron Howard The Book. In Burt Reynolds was on top of the Hollywood world, a bankable star whose popularity knew no bounds. In between his payday Smokey and the Bandit vehicles, he tried working with directors Peter Bogdanovich, Robert Aldrich, Stanley Donen and with this film, the highly entertaining, somewhat unpredictable Michael Ritchie.

The adaptation of Dan. Diggstown Episode Guide and Show Schedule: A legal drama set in the gritty arena of legal aid, focusing on Marcie Diggs, a star corporate lawyer who reconsiders her priorities after her beloved aunt commits suicide following a malicious prosecution.

Landing at a legal aid office in Dartmouth, Marcie is driven by one thing - to never again allow innocent lives to be destroyed by the justice system.Shannon T. Nutt's Bio: Shannon is the former Editorial Director for DVD Empire and a former staff reviewer for DVD Talk.

He's a lifelong movie buff who got hooked at the age of five when his.Digstrongers. likes 1 talking about this. We have always believed that "every woman can have beauty and fashion." We are working hard for this.