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Mickey Spillane on Screen

Mickey Spillane on Screen

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In the mid–20th century, Mickey Spillane was the sensation of not just mystery fiction but publishing itself. The level of sex and violence in his Mike Hammer thrillers (starting with I, the Jury in 1947) broke down long-held taboos and engendered a near hysterical critical backlash. Nonetheless, S ...more

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Received the Shamus Award, "The Eye" (Lifetime achievment award) in 2006.

He has also published under the name" rel="nofollow">Patrick Culhane . He and his wife,