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Books: Perfidia

This is an ugly book. Los Angeles in the ’40s sometimes gets a high polish gloss that takes away the grit and leaves only gangster-tinged glamor. 660 more words

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David Fincher Gets Two New HBO Projects!

New David Fincher projects is never a bad thing. Deadline are reporting that David Fincher will be heading up a project for HBO called Living On Video… 324 more words

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David Fincher & James Ellroy Developing 1950s Los Angeles Drama For HBO

Following months of speculation, I’ve learned that HBO has closed deals for a noir drama series project from Gone Girl director David Fincher and L.A. Confidential… 181 more words


Perfidia - A Second Look

I’m currently rereading James Ellroy’s Perfidia, and, although I was very impressed when I first read it, I’m finding I’m enjoying it even more this time round. 501 more words

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I fought the law - Guards! Guards!

I can play on their horrible little minds like a xylophone. It’s amazing, the sheer power of mundanity. Who’d have thought that weakness could be a greater force than strength? 1,031 more words


The New L.A. Quartet

It’s been out since October, I think, so I don’t know why I didn’t get it till this weekend: James Ellroy’s Perfidia.

Perfidia mark’s Ellroy’s launch of a… 388 more words

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