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Don't bogart that book,my friend ...

Okay, the book was published in 1995. And I am just getting around to reading it now. So sue me. On second thought, don’t. I can’t afford it. 224 more words

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Review: Liam Neeson Gets Taken on A Walk Among the Tombstones

“Scudder” is defined by Merriam-Webster as “a beamer who scrapes skins by hand or machine…to remove flesh and traces of hair.” Crime writer Lawrence Block may have had that definition in mind in the 1970s when he dreamed up Matthew Scudder, the protagonist who so far has appeared in 17 Block novels. 935 more words

Book Review: A Walk Among the Tombstones by Lawrence Block

In an age where every novel needs a twist, this 1992 affair by Lawrence Block is refreshing and shocking in its simplicity.  An unlicensed alcoholic detective, Matt Scudder, takes a job from a drug trafficker, Kenan Khoury; Khoury’s wife has been kidnapped and murdered, and now he wants to know who did it.   476 more words

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A Walk Among The Tombstone opens Sept. 19

“A world with no mercy, needs a man with no fear”

Based on the best-selling mystery novels of Lawrence Block, here comes the movie adaptation of… 99 more words

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UP and coming!!!!

Maze runner – looks cute. Another rip off in the series of hunger game movies. We had the vampires, werewolves, etc track. We had the apocalyptic track. 115 more words

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New release - A Walk Among The Tombstones

What did I think of Liam Neeson’s take on Laurence Block’s hardnut NY detective Matt Scudder? Find out by checking out my review for Dead Good Books.

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Film Review: A Walk Among The Tombstones

Frances Winston previews the latest Liam Neeson thriller, out in Irish & UK cinemas from this Friday

Director: Scott Frank
Starring: Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, Boyd Holbrook, Ruth Wilson, Sebastian Roché 510 more words

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