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To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

Universal Studios Home Video; $19.99Feature; NRDirector: Robert Mulligan Cast: Gregory Peck, Brock Peters and Mary Badham For its 35th anniversary, this poignant adaptation of Harper Lee's no…

To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

Director: Robert MulliganCast: Gregory Peck, Mary Badham and Robert Duvall Purely a sentimental pick, this is a film parents will want to show their children both for its moral sense and becau…

Kill

(A). The slaying of some animal, generally a bullock, tied up by hunters in a jungle, to allure to the spot and attract the attention of some wild beast (such as a lion, tiger, or panther) …

Killing

Irresistible, overpowering, fascinating, or bewitching, so as to compel admiration and notice. “Those eyes were made so killing.” Pope: Rape of the Lock, v. 64. A killing pac…

Killed by Kindness

It is said that Draco, the Athenian legislator, met with his death from his popularity, being smothered in the theatre of Ægina; by the number of caps and cloaks showered on him by the…

Killed by Inches

In allusion to divers ways of prolonging capital punishments in olden times; e.g.: (1) The “iron coffin of Lissa.” The prisoner was laid in the coffin, and saw the iron lid cre…

Joseph KILLE

KILLE, Joseph, a Representative from New Jersey; born near Bridgeport, Gloucester County, N.J., April 12, 1790; pursued academic studies; located in Salem; sheriff of Salem County 1822-1829; cl…

Killing no Murder

A tract written by Sexby, who was living in Holland at the time of its publication. Probably Sexby was paid for fathering it, and the real author was William Allan. Source: Dictionary of …

Kiss or Kill

Director/Writer: Bill BennettDirector of Photography:Malcolm McCullochEditor:Henry DangarProduction Designer:Andrew PlumerProducers:Bill Bennett and Jennifer BennettOctober Films; NR; 95 minut…

Looks That Kill

The Question: Who were the three sisters who turned those who looked at them into stone? The Answer: The three sisters you are thinking of are k…