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Posted on 9 April 2018 | 6:36 am
A Novel Approach as Producers Revive
Hollywood ReporterA Novel Approach as Producers Revive Decades-Old Books for TVHollywood ReporterBestsellers from the 1970s and 1980s – from 'Catch 22' to 'The Name of the Rose' – are returning as high-end drama series. In today's booming global market for TV drama, everything old is new again. Fueled by the seemingly insatiable hunger for high ...
Posted on 9 April 2018 | 1:34 am
Spies Tracking Our Phones? Don't Be So
Asharq Al-awsat EnglishSpies Tracking Our Phones? Don't Be So ShockedAsharq Al-awsat EnglishIn the second place, to borrow from John le Carré, spying is eternal. We shouldn't profess such surprise that foreign powers try to use against us the same tools we would use against them if we didn't have anything better. Americans are always shocked ...
Posted on 8 April 2018 | 10:14 pm
Screen Adaptations Bring Name Advantage to
VarietyScreen Adaptations Bring Name Advantage to MIPTVVarietyAdaptations of existing intellectual property are popular both domestically and worldwide, whether it's “Hang Ups,” a British adaptation of Lisa Kudrow's “Web Therapy” starring Stephen Mangan, or the numerous recent projects based on existing novels ...
Posted on 8 April 2018 | 10:03 pm
John le Carré and Michael Connelly Headline
John le Carré and Michael Connelly Headline the Nominees for the ...Virtual-Strategy MagazineRecognizing excellence in the field of mystery fiction and publishing, the annual Strand Critics Awards are judged by a select group of book critics and journalists. This year's judges include talent from The Associated Press, National Public Radio ...and more »
Posted on 8 April 2018 | 12:35 am
'No Escape' amps the action and keeps the
John le Carre
“No Escape” stars Owen Wilson as an American businessman relocated to an unnamed Southeast Asian country with his family just as a bloody coup d’état erupts. Directed and co-written by John Erick Dowdle, the film is obviously meant to cash in on ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:24 am
Sean Connery’s birthday: 85 facts about
57: He played on the first golf course in the Soviet Union in 1989 while filming John Le Carre’s The Russia House. The Moscow City Club had nine fairways constructed around high-rise tenements. 58: He met Moroccan artist Micheline Roquebrune at a golf ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:47 pm
The top 25 secret agents in film
Unlike the movies adapted from the novels by John le Carre or Len Deighton, Bond deals with the seductive fantasy of spy craft rather than the mundane, soul-sapping reality. But therein lies Bond's almost universal appeal: 007's stock in trade may be death ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:10 pm
There is a special place for all the people in the world who love a well realised thriller. I’m speaking about those of us who adore something along the lines of a John Le Carré novel that has been translated into film, preferably in the style of Jean ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:42 pm
Book review: Mai Jia’s In the Dark shines
For a purveyor of crime and espionage fiction, it seems fitting that Mai Jia should be so difficult to sum up and pin down. Some critics have called him China’s answer to John le Carré. Others, in what is surely a backhanded compliment, hail him as ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:17 pm