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An Index to Thomas Pynchon's Gravity's Rainbow

Part Three. In the Zone

Episode 29 (577-580)

Poekler does manage to tell a little about Laszlo Jamf, but keeps getting sidetracked off into talking about the movies, German movies Slothrop has never heard off, much less seen ... yes here's some kind of fanatical movie hound all right - "On D-Day,"he confesses, "when I heard General Eisenhower on the radio announcing the invasion of Normany, I thought it was really Clarke Gable, have you ever noticed? the voices are identical. ..."

Gravity's Rainbow, p. 577