Re: A Tale of Two Cities and its connection to TDKR
Madame Defarge knitted the names of people she hated (upper class folks, I think); Bane was knitting during the kangaroo courts. The football stadium scene came from an older movie, Prince of the City. Or maybe it was King of the City. It involved a dirigible and a football stadium.
"..the mere intimation that there might be more to a heroic narrative than the heroes are the Good Guys, the villains are Bad Guys and the heroes should Win a rousing Victory appears to be in itself such an offensive contention that it arouses a kind of defensive knee-jerk hysteria just by surfacing." - Richard K Morgan