Originally Posted by j. d. worthington
By the way, Connavar: As a reader of Chandler, you may be interested to know that she co-wrote the screenplay for the adaptation of The Big Sleep
(1946). Her co-writers were Jules Furthman and -- William Faulkner.... Leigh Brackett
One of the last times I watched this movie (and I've done it many times) I actually read the credits and had a "Say what?!" moment when I saw those two names.
As alluded to by others, the name of Leigh Brackett evinces a great deal of space opera nostalgia for me.