James Ellroy
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Reviews // 2 Articles
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//Features

Curtis Hanson's Sunny, Sinister 'L.A. Confidential'
18 Jan 2017 // 10:00 PM

The late director's sprawling adaptation remains the ultimate tabloid film noir.

PopMatters Picks: The Best of Books 2009: Fiction
20 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

More than half of the titles in this year’s selections offer grim portraits of the human condition, some with more wit and optimism than others, and a surprising number of legendary authors complete the portraiture and theme.

//Reviews

James Ellroy Takes Noir Quite Seriously in 'The Hilliker Curse: My Pursuit of Women'
15 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM

James Ellroy paints penetrating portraits in the pulpiest prose!

The Cold Six Thousand by James Ellroy
31 Dec 1994 // 7:03 PM

The best approach to Ellroy is always to check your liberal tendencies at the door and trust in the cosmic justice that awaits all in the best tradition of 'noir'.

//Blogs

Blood's a Rover
2 Dec 2009 // 7:01 PM

Blood's a Rover - James Ellroy - Knopf Doubleday [$28.95]

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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