A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
3/8/1991 La Femme Nikita infiltrates America
March 8, 1991. This date saw the American release of a terrific crime movie. La Femme Nikita is about a drug-using anarchist who commits robbery and murder. The state says "That's our girl!" and sends her to a special training school for assassins/spies.
"There are two things that are infinite: feminity and means to take advantage of it."