Jersey Boys
Jersey Boys dir. Clint Eastwood

Jersey Boys is based on a musical, based on the life of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. Their formation, […]

The Marrying Kind
The Marrying Kind dir. George Cukor

In the domestic courts it is time for Keefer vs Keefer. But the various arguments carry on until it is […]

Made for each other
Made for each other dir. John Cromwell

Up and coming lawyer John Mason has just returned from taking a deposition in Boston. But work wasn’t all that […]

This side of brightness
This side of brightness - Colum McCann

In the early 1900s New York’s subway was in the process of being excavated. Working as sandhog was decent enough […]

The Iceman [based on the book by]
The-Iceman-Poster

based on the true story of Richard Kuklinski. In 1986 Richard Kuklinski was arrested for murder, he worked as a […]

The Amazing Spider-Man [based on comics]
The Amazing Spider-Man

Do I need to give a recap to this story? I mean, you know that it is a Spider-man film, […]

The Night eternal
The Night Eternal by Guillermo del Toro & Chuck Hogan

The Strain Trilogy #3 I really enjoyed the first book in this series, The Strain worked really well as a […]

Winter’s tale

Peter Lake was once in training to be a mechanic, but a tragedy meant that he was cast out of […]

Grave’s end

In 1982 Elaine Mercado and her family moved from an apartment into what they hoped would be their dream home. […]

Pegasus and the flame

Mythology and Reality collide! So the blurb on the back of this book tell me. The mythical winged stallion Pegasus […]

Ghosts of Vesuvius
ghosts of vesuvius

It is hard to blurb this book. On the one hand it is about Vesuvius and volcanic explosions and disasters both natural and man-made. But it is also a book about the origins of the earth, of the universe, and about how precarious our existence is. How so much of what we are today is dependent on natural events a thousand years ago, or a millennia ago, or so long ago that it is almost pointless to count the time because it is so difficult to grasp those sort of numbers.

Black Swan

Nina Sayers is a ballerina in the New York Ballet. She lives with her mother, and her whole live revolves […]