Harper is a 1966 American Technicolor mystery film based on Ross Macdonald's novel The Moving Target in Panavision and adapted for the screen by novelist William Goldman, who admired MacDonald's writings. The film stars Paul Newman as the eponymous Lew Harper (Lew Archer in .... Goldman says Newman wanted a title with the letter H as he had good luck ...


The Moving Target is a 1949 mystery novel by American writer Ross Macdonald, who at this point used the name "John Macdonald". This is the first Ross Macdonald novel to feature the character of Lew Archer, ... Series, Lew Archer ... The novel became the basis for the 1966 Paul Newman film Harper, thanks in no small ...


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Harper (1966) Trivia on IMDb: Cameos, Mistakes, Spoilers and more. ... the success of source novelist Ross Macdonald's Lew Archer detective series "didn't stop ... According to the TCMDb, this film was "one of Newman's biggest hits of the '60s ... Frank Sinatra was the first choice for the title role of Lew Archer (Lew Harper) ...


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