Monday, September 29 2008
Silver took the vital ingredients of a regional novel and composed an L.A. tale, but set many miles east -- at the edge of the desolate Salton Sea -- a wasteland that would have held tremendous appeal to T.S. Eliot.
Thursday, May 20 2010
On the day of this recording, Ian Fleming picked up Raymond Chandler at 11am, and already Chandler's voice was "slurred with whiskey". Undaunted, the creator
Thursday, September 17 2009
Putting aside obvious selections like Charles R. Jackson’s The Lost Weekend, Malcolm Lowry’s harrowing Under the Volcano, or essentially anything written by Charles
Wednesday, July 20 2011
LOS ANGELES — Watching the video clip, my heart raced. I'd seen the movie before, of course, but never realized what I was looking at: there,