The Life of a Saleman

Our last experience with the Maysles left Pat and I underwhelmed, but the brothers' talent for storytelling is something we can't deny -- and would never try to. An earlier film, Salesman (1968), showcases that talent in ways I still don't think Gimme Shelter does, but then I also find the topic of the film a lot more intriguing than I do the Rolling Stones. I find a lot of things more intriguing than I do the Rolling Stones.

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