Book Review: “Heat 2”

When Michael Mann's iconic film "Heat" first came out in 1995, it was critically acclaimed and commercially successful, and went on to influence many subsequent filmmakers. Now, twenty-seven years later, Michael Mann, in collaboration with the Edgar Award winning writer Meg Gardiner, has released the novel “Heat 2,” which is both a prequel and a [...]

By |2022-08-23T00:01:15-07:00August 16th, 2022|Book Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Advance Screening- Beast (Atl)

You're invited to an advanced screening of BEAST Atlanta Regal Atlantic Station Tuesday, August 16 7:30PM link for tickets - Idris Elba (Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, The Suicide Squad) stars in a pulse-pounding new thriller about a father and his two teenage daughters who find themselves hunted by a massive rogue lion [...]

By |2022-07-27T23:07:37-07:00July 27th, 2022|Book Reviews, Georgia, Giveaways, Screenings|0 Comments

Movie Review: “The Suicide Squad”

Before the opening credits appear, this movie does what the 2016 Ayer's "Suicide Squad" took half an hour to achieve.  A team of convicts is introduced, boots are on the ground, and the action commences.  It's immediately evident that this is going to be a very different experience. "The Suicide Squad" is a sequel by [...]

By |2021-08-05T19:12:43-07:00August 5th, 2021|Book Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Vince Flynn’s American Assassin

During some cursory research for this book, I learned that it’s not the first book in the series that I initially thought, but rather the eleventh. As such, fans of Vince Flynn have already been introduced to Mitch Rapp who has quite the following in the spy/thriller genre. Being introduced to this character with this [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:03:35-07:00September 7th, 2017|Book Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Book Review: American Gods

Summer, like books, offers the opportunity to escape from the increasingly horrifying reality of what we witness in our daily news dose. Getting lost in a good book (or movie, depending on which part of this site you like to visit the most) is a small favor that we can grant ourselves during the summer [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:04:04-07:00June 7th, 2017|Book Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Book Review: A Dog’s Purpose

If you think this book will make you cry, you are probably correct. What I didn’t expect though, is how sweet and funny it would be on top of the tears. Told through the perspective of the dog who is reborn after each death, A Dog’s Purpose spans across four lifetimes of the dog; Toby, [...]

By |2017-04-28T16:12:12-07:00February 12th, 2017|Book Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments

Book Review- “Miss Peregrines Home for Peculiar Children”

A life changing tragedy sets off a spiral of events in "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children". What begins as a journey for answers to a life mysteriously lived turns into something that our hero, Jacob Postman, could never expect. He is unflinching from the very beginning of the story about who his family is [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:05:34-07:00December 21st, 2016|Book Reviews, Reviews|1 Comment

Review: “A Monster Calls”

“A Monster Calls” was originally the brainchild of Siobhan Dowd, but after her untimely death, Patrick Ness was approached with the thought of turning her idea into a novel. And what a novel he wrote from her idea. "A Monster Calls" centers around Conor O'Malley, a young child of indeterminate age, but the reader is [...]

By |2019-03-11T17:10:00-07:00January 15th, 2016|Book Reviews, Reviews|0 Comments