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A Terrible Beauty


  1. "A Terrible Beauty" is a 1960 drama film, directed by Tay Garnett and starring Robert Mitchum and Richard Harris. It was adapted from a 1958 novel of the same name, written by Arthur Roth. It was an international co-production between the United Kingdom and Robert Mitchum's production company DRM.
  2. "A Terrible Beauty" is a historical documentary drama film directed by Keith Farrell.
    • country: Republic of Ireland
    • language: English Language
    • genres: Historical Documentaries, Drama, War film
    • released on


  1. "A Terrible Beauty" is a book by Graham Masterton.
    • genre: Speculative fiction
    • copyright: 2003
  2. "A terrible beauty" is a book by Martin Marix Evans.
  3. "A terrible beauty" is a book by Carmel Jordan.
    • also known as "A terrible beauty: the Easter Rebellion and Yeasts's "great tapestry""


  1. "A Terrible Beauty" is the first, and so far only, release from UK band The Uncle Devil Show. It was released on P3 Music in 2004.
    • genre: Pop music
    • released in (11 years ago)
  2. "A Terrible Beauty" is a musical album of Jeff Pitcher.
    • released in (14 years ago)

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Google previewMerriam-Webster's Dictionary of Allusions (1999)

by Elizabeth Webber, Mike Feinsilber

The term in use, by Christopher Wintle in the Times Literary Supplement, October 5-11, 1990: Although it deploys a language reduced to a rubble of scatological shards, it never finds a terrible beauty within its vernacular, but remains rawly ...

Google previewThe Anti-Dictionary (2002)

A Selected List of Words Being Forced from the Modern Lexicon by Michael Cromwell

There is also a terrible beauty in a violent natural occurrence such as a hurricane . Nature itself defies man's will and always will, no matter how we seem to bring about its destruction. It will always beguile us and remind us that we have to ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Fantasy and Horror Fiction (2015)

by Don D'Ammassa

A Terrible Beauty (2003) also explains much of its mystery in rational terms, ...

Google previewThe Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics (2012)

Fourth Edition by Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul Rouzer

Arts and Black Power movements: the bloody footlights cup the dark where red and black are beautiful a terrible beauty a terrible beauty a terrible beauty a horn And this brass heartbeat this red sob this this John Coltrane Col trane song.

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