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Dysfunctional Holiday Theater: LA Confidential

Christmas time is here, which means holiday movies are all the rage. But some of the best holiday movies aren’t uplifting tales of the triumph of the human spirit. 539 more words

Casual Rewatch

Top 50 Songs of 2016: #32 Tory Lanez - LA Confidential

Although this didn’t end up on his debut album I Told You, it still remained on heavy rotation throughout the year amongst fans. Underrated.


Cotton Reviews L.A. Confidential (1997)

Nothing is what it appears. Appearances are deceptive. Because perception is power. And those that control public perception are the most powerful men and women in America. 525 more words

Film Reviews

L.A. Confidential - James Ellroy

Ripping.  Two cops, one privileged, educated, the other brawn and limited brain.  Really enjoyable but you have to get on board with Ellroy’s style, his voice.   75 more words


Watch Out for the Look of Death


By T.T. Stern-Enzi

Blood and gore, that’s what attracts us, right? Everything from the gruesome kill shots to the slashing stab wounds, we’re in it to watch the life bleed away from that anonymous collection of young victims. 780 more words

Black Eye

LA Confidential Magazine: Fall 2016 – Nick Jonas

Kingdom star Nick Jonas is featured in the Late Fall 2016 issue of LA Confidential.

In the issue:

Simultaneously, Nick Jonas emerged as an actor of considerable range and charisma.

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Unveiling the Illusion: Noir Nerdin'

Spoiler alert up top: I’m going to delve into Chinatown, LA Confidential and True Detective. If you have any interest in being surprised by those works, you might want to stop reading now. 898 more words

On Writing