The Cold War Journey of James Ellroy -
American SpectatorThe Cold War Journey of James EllroyAmerican SpectatorToday, mystery writer James Ellroy's is that of a guttural, right-wing loon. With a few exceptions, the literary establishment has seconded this interpretation, pointing to his public support of Fox News commentator Bill O' Reilly and his pining for ...
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 9:05 pm
Today In History - Daily Journal Online
Today In HistoryDaily Journal OnlineTODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741), composer; Casimir Pulaski (1745-1779), military leader; Knute Rockne (1888-1931), football coach; John Garfield (1913-1952), actor; James Ellroy (1948- ), author; Rick Perry (1950- ), politician ...
Posted on 4 March 2017 | 10:58 pm
The 7: Movies about Hollywood often show the
The Spokesman-ReviewThe 7: Movies about Hollywood often show the grittier side of the silver screenThe Spokesman-ReviewDirected expertly by the late Curtis Hanson and based on the novel by James Ellroy (it's part of his L.A. quartet, with “The Black Dahlia,” “The Big Nowhere” and “White Jazz”), “L.A. Confidential” is jazzy and dark and sunny all at the same time.
Posted on 2 March 2017 | 4:03 pm
Valentin Musso, Jeremy Gavron : un match qui
Valentin Musso, Jeremy Gavron : un match qui sent le James Ellroy ...Le PointCourir les mères. Dans "La Femme à droite sur la photo" et "Je vous aimais terriblement", les mères disparaissent et les fils enquêtent.and more »
Posted on 2 March 2017 | 3:13 pm
Jared Leto Directing James Ellroy Thriller
Movies.ie - Irish Cinema SiteJared Leto Directing James Ellroy Thriller 77 • Movies.ie - Irish ...Movies.ie - Irish Cinema Site'Dallas Buyers Club' Oscar-winner and 30 Seconds to Mars frontman Jared Leto is set to make his feature film directorial debut with '77,' a period cop thriller ...Jared Leto is Directing His First Scripted Feature | mxdwn Moviesmxdwn.comall 4 news articles »
Posted on 17 February 2017 | 3:12 am
BWW Review: ROSS MACDONALD: FOUR NOVELS OF
When the worm turned again a generation later, writers like Elmore Leonard and James Ellroy gave murder straight back to the people who were at least well-suited for it psychologically, even if they were clueless bunglers. They, like Hammett and Chandler ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 7:11 pm
Spoiler alert: True Detective serves up
If you know your noir, from Chandler to Chinatown to James Ellroy (all influences on this season), you’ll know it’s a common theme. The best they could hope for was to get out alive. It didn’t take a lot to recognise that solving the murder of ...
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 2:27 pm
True Detective season 2 episode 8 recap:
It's not that there was anything wrong with the story in itself, which is labyrinthine in a deliberately knotty, LA noir, James Ellroy-esque way, but it was revealed in huge exposition dumps, rather than by our characters actually deducing anything.
Posted on 11 August 2015 | 6:35 pm
'True Detective's Second Season Ends With a
Pizzolatto is an skilled literary magpie: In season one, he borrowed, and sometimes outright stole, from Thomas Ligotti and Alan Moore; in season two, he threw the history of California noir — James Ellroy, "High Sierra," "Chinatown" — into a blender ...
Posted on 11 August 2015 | 2:02 am
What did “True Detective” in: How Nic
The show’s tone is too grim. Vince Vaughn wasn’t up to the task. The season was too derived from David Lynch or James Ellroy. Some disappointed viewers even blamed it on the downbeat bar singer. Yours truly ventured that the season suffered from ...
Posted on 10 August 2015 | 5:17 am