John Irvin
Reviews // 3 Articles
//Reviews

Eeny Meeny Miney Moe... 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy'
1 May 2012 // 6:00 PM

Like it or not, the 1979 BBC version of Tinker Tailor Solider Spy with Alec Guinness will forever be compared to the 2011 feature film with Gary Oldman. But which one is better?

Spite in the Afternoon: 'Hemingway’s Garden of Eden'
16 Mar 2011 // 5:00 PM

There is no bullfighting in Hemingway’s Garden of Eden. Instead, people gore each other in the hot afternoon with sharp words, cruel looks and savage laughs.

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Measuring Success: The Unsatisfying Notion of "Good Endings" and "Bad Endings"

// Moving Pixels

"Sometimes stories need to end badly in order to be really good.

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