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"No Picnic" is a film written and directed by Philip Hartman. It was filmed in black and white at New York in 1985 and was released the next year, in the Sundance Film Festival, where it won Excellence In Cinematography Award Dramatic. Described as "a cinematic love letter to a pre-gentrified New York", the film captures the East Village of the 80s. Providing the soundtrack are such performers as "The Raunch Hands", Lenny Kaye, Charles Mingus, Fela Kuti, Richard Hell and "Student Teachers". It stars Richard Hell, Judith Malina, Luis Guzmán and Steve Buscemi.
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- genre: Drama
- released in (28 years ago)
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Wilmer Atkinson (1920)
An Autobiography, Founder of the Farm Journal by Wilmer Atkinson
No picnic is a success to that woman who doesn't ...
White Trash Cooking (2011)
25th Anniversary Edition by Ernest Matthew Mickler
And Bonnie jean always said: "No picnic is a picnic less'n you have a banana puddin.” WATER LILY PIE 3 eggs, separated '/1 teaspoon almond ...
The Dictionary of Clichs (2013)
A Word Lover's Guide to 4,000 Overused Phrases and Almost-Pleasing Platitudes by Christine Ammer
no picnic No easytask; not an enjoyable experience. This term began to be used frequently in the late nineteenth century. Rudyard Kipling used it several times,as in Wee Willie Winkie ...
The Dimwit's Dictionary (2012)
Replace Lazy Writing with Elegant English by Robert Hartwell Fiske
no picnic A moribund metaphor. 1. arduous; backbreaking; burdensome; difficult; exhausting; fatiguing; hard; herculean; laborious; not easy; onerous; severe; strenuous; ...
Encyclopedia Paranoiaca (2013)
by Henry Beard, Christopher Cerf
Admittedly, Lyme disease is, well, no picnic, but babesiosis can be fatal. According to Dr. Gary Wormser, chief of infectious diseases at Westchester medical center in new York, many patients infected with the babesiosis parasite suffer no ...
by Ian Stuart-Hamilton
* No picnic Difficult and/or dangerous.* No pockets in a shroud ...
by Elizabeth Jewell
2; (no picnic) torture, agony, colloq. a pain in the neck, si. pain in the butt; difficult, arduous, torturous, agonizing, painful. pico- /peeko, pfko/ comb, form denoting ...
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