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Manhunter (1986)

A serial killer strikes at night and kills entire families in their beds.  When local police come up empty they call the head of the FBI’s Behavioral Science Unit, Jack Crawford (Dennis Farina) for help.  741 more words


Movie Review - Fear (1996)

Director: James Foley

Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Mark Wahlberg, William Petersen, Alyssa Milano, Amy Brenneman

Fear is a suspenseful thriller that tells the age-old story of boy meets girl, boy and girl fall in love, boy turns out to be a crazy psycho that tries to murder the girl’s entire family…Okay so it’s not exactly Romeo & Juliet, but it is notable for young performances by today’s superstars Reese Witherspoon and Mark Wahlberg, and the less-famous but still noteworthy Alyssa Milano.  618 more words

Review: MANHUNTER (1986) [Bradford International Film Festival 2014]

Pub quiz trivia question…the million-pound gamble: Who was the first actor to play the infamous cannibal Hannibal Lecter?

And the answer is: Brian Cox. Playing, as he is credited, ‘Doctor Lecktor’. 514 more words


Short Stories by William Pettersen

Today the Bookworm brings you two short story reviews from the author William Peterson.

To think that there are no other sentient beings in the universe borders on vanity. 611 more words


Play Review: Slowgirl

There’s something about watching two actors onstage with minimal set design that makes one sit up and listen – really listen to what they are saying, as layers upon layers of mistakes and regrets are peeled one after another off a broken man’s back by his brash 17-year old niece. 567 more words