Daily Archives: April 3, 2014

And Now, For No Particular Reason, a List of My Top Ten Favorite Coen Brothers Films

Because why not. Note I use the word “favorite,” not the word “best,” although I would argue for the movie in my number one position being, if not the best, at least in the top three. 1. Miller’s Crossing 2. O Brother, Where Art Thou? 3. Intolerable Cruelty 4. Raising Arizona 5. Barton Fink 6. The Hudsucker Proxy […]

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The Big Idea: Robin Riopelle

Our pasts shape us, build us and sometimes haunt us. So when part of our past is obscured from us, it creates a tension in our lives — the sort of tension that can, naturally enough, make for great stories. Robin Riopelle’s novel Deadroads looks at pasts, hidden and otherwise; Riopelle’s here to explain how […]

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