She described with the most vivid minuteness the agonies of the country families whom he had ruined-- the sons whom he had plunged into dishonour and poverty--the daughters whom he had inveigled into perdition
Dear lady, I had none to support me; all looked on me as a wretch doomed to ignominy and perdition
Well, call it what you like ; but tell me, how many of them would deliver themselves up deliberately to perdition
(as he himself says in that book) rather than go on living, secretly debased in their own eyes?
There's no singular path to these horrors: each protagonist arrives at his own personal version of hell through a different doorway; and this is part of what makes the stories in Doors to Perdition
Things come alive as GOSLING's character begins an affair with Emma Stone's femme fatale but otherwise it's routine stuff to be tossed ON THE same heap of mobster flick also-rans occupied by Road To Perdition
and American Gangster.
His new CD, entitled, "The United States of Perdition
," is said to prove of God's existence.
James Jackson has established himself as a fine storyteller of this type of historical fiction with the likes of Blood Rock and Pilgrim, and Perdition
keeps the standard flying high.
I did Road to Perdition
, which he produced and I did one called Munich.
In Road To Perdition
, of course, he played a ruthless mob hitman.
The Druze leader described the Hariri-led paralyzed state as being in a state of total perdition
His most notable roles have come in the movies Elizabeth, Love is the Devil, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, Road to Perdition
, The Mother, Sylvia, Enduring Love, Layer Cake and Munich.
Road to Perdition
is a multi-layered story dealing with families, the bond between fathers and sons, betrayal, loyalty and the search for redemption.
He also directed "Revolutionary Road" in 2008 and "Road to Perdition
," in 2002.
Oscar-winning British director Sam Mendes, who worked with Newman on the 2002 film Road To Perdition
, said: "Working with him was the highlight of my professional life.
He reviews key works in graphic cinema, including the Superman films, the Batman films, The Crow, Men in Black and its sequel, the Blade trilogy, the X-Men films, Ghost World, From Hell, the Spider-Man films, Road to Perdition
, American Splendor, Hellboy, Sin City, A History of Violence, and V for Vendetta, ultimately judging the genre as one of "considerable potential.