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Vincent Canby
Born (1924-07-27)July 27, 1924
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Died October 15, 2000(2000-10-15) (aged 76)
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Occupation Critic, writer
Alma mater Dartmouth College
Partner Penelope Gilliatt

We are drawn to our television sets each April the way we are drawn to the scene of an accident.
Vincent Canby
His acting remains forever fixed in a time that never dates.
It is guaranteed to put all teeth on edge, including George Washington's, wherever they might be.
Vincent Canby
Good fiction reveals feeling, refines events, locates importance and, though its methods are as mysterious as they are varied, intensifies the experience of living our own lives.
Vincent Canby
Hack fiction exploits curiosity without really satisfying it or making connections between it and anything else in the world.
Vincent Canby