Saturday, December 30, 2006

He'll always have chess


Humphrey Bogart e Peter Lorre em Casablanca (Michael Curtiz, 1942)
(production still)

Sunday, December 24, 2006

Lenha para me queimar

Feel free to challenge Ric66 to a chess game on GameKnot.

Monday, December 18, 2006

The eternal game

Death: Your move, Antonius Block. Have you lost interest in our game?
Knight:
Lost interest? On the contrary.



Max Von Sydow e Bengt Ekrot em O Sétimo Selo (Ingmar Bergman, 1957)

Wednesday, December 13, 2006

Chess in the movies


John Turturro em The Luzhin Defence (Marleen Gorris, 2000)

Errare humanum est


Deep Fritz 10 - Kramnik,V (2750) [D10]
Man vs Machine Bonn, Germany (game two), 27.11.2006


34... De3?? 35. Dh7# 1-0