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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.

Music

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

General

Watch Out for the Look of Death

WHAT WE LEARN ABOUT DEATH PORTRAYED ON-SCREEN

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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TV

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

Curtis Hanson 1945-2016

Director Curtis Hanson passed away today. While not a very prolific director, according to IMDB just 19 films over 40 years, he was involved in some very influential ones. 126 more words

Robert Odierna