Friday, October 23, 2015

Pollack and the Porrah Man (ESCP)

A man who disrespects natives in the deep jungle is haunted by his victim.

This is a great little story by H.G. Wells. While Wells' own racial attitudes have been tagged as problematic by modern readers, this tale seems to "stick it" to callous imperialists.

Escape #12
Pollack and the Porrah Man
29 October 1947
CBS. H. G. Wells (author), Barton Yarborough, William Conrad, Luis Van Rooten, John Dunkel (adaptor), William N. Robson (director).

Barton Yarborough

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