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On this level, Mankiewicz’s film is a masterwork of subversion, a precursor to films that savaged the American love affair with normalcy—“The Graduate,” “Blue Velvet,” “American Beauty,” and “Fight Club” among them.
‘ALL ABOUT EVE’ AT 70TOM JOUDREYSEPTEMBER 25, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Stephanopoulos is a TV newsman, and Savage is a sex columnist.
Shades of Rousseau’s exaltation of the noble savage, within us and without.
On the day it was ratified in Mississippi, on March 22, 1984, Savage said that the action “reaffirms the right of women to participate in government in Mississippi.”
Under so many savage blows, the labouring mountains brought forth Turks.
It makes out of the savage raw material which is our basal mental stuff, a citizen.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Yet a child coming under the humanising influences of culture soon gets far away from the level of the savage.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
A primitive savage makes a bow and arrow in a day: it takes him a fortnight to make a bark canoe.
Savage troopers urged their horses into the water and slashed cowering women with their sabers.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Now it seemed to crouch as though ready to spring, and I could hear the savage growling as of some beast of prey.

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