Beer can art, a new Gone Girl trailer, and three great interviews – with Lucky magazine founder Kim France, manga artist-writer Moyoco Anno, and Edge of Tomorrow co-screenwriter Christopher McQuarrie. ★
To mark National Dog Day, I’m posting a photo of Sam, my mom’s Corgi and the pooch who is currently nearest and dearest to me. He’s about nine years old and 35(+) pounds of pure muscle. I finally got to see him again, earlier this month.
I’m tough on mystery-thrillers. If the author telegraphs whodunit (or how they did it) too clearly or too early, or if the twist ending truly comes out of nowhere in an implausible fashion, this amateur sleuth becomes very dissatisfied. Writer Gillian Flynn strikes the right balance with Sharp Objects, which – to its credit –… Continue reading SHARP OBJECTS by Gillian Flynn