| Sep 7, 2008
1. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99)
2. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99)
3. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99)
4. Out Stealing Horses by Per Petterson ($14)
5. Bridge of Sighs by Richard Russo ($14.95)
6. The Alchemist by Paulo...
| Sep 14, 2008
Log of the S.S. the Mrs. Unguentine
Dalkey Archive Press: 114 pp., $12.95 paper
ORIGINALLY published in 1972, Stanley Crawford's allegorical novel "Log of the S.S. the Mrs. Unguentine" has been in and out of print for years....
| Oct 26, 2008
1. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99)
2. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99)
3. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz ($14)
4. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99)
5. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd
| Apr 4, 2008
OHKAY OWINGEH, N.M. -- Aspiring screenwriters David and Kevin Linke don't have to go to Hollywood to try to break into the business. It came to them.
"Here, if you want to get on a movie set, you can," said David, 20, fresh off four days' work as an...
| Dec 6, 2007
"No Country for Old Men," Joel and Ethan Coen's visceral crime thriller based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy, was named best film of 2007 Wednesday by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.
George Clooney was named best actor for his role as a...
| Dec 10, 2007
Joel and Ethan Coen's "No Country for Old Men" received best picture honors today from the New York Film Critics Circle.
The gritty film noir based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy dominated the critics' picks, winning a total of four awards. Besides best...
| Dec 18, 2007
HOLLYWOOD has never been so full of nasty denunciations, agonized hand-wringing and self-important rhetoric.
But if you thought I was talking about the writers strike, you're wrong.
The loudest fussing and feuding is coming from the world of critics and...
| Jan 3, 2008
The author-screenwriter teams behind "Atonement," "Into the Wild," "No Country for Old Men," "There Will Be Blood" and "Zodiac" have been named finalists for the 2008 USC Libraries Scripter Award.
Scripter is presented annually by the USC Libraries to...
| Jan 9, 2008
JAVIER BARDEM seems an unlikely chameleon. The handsome, muscular former Spanish national rugby team player with the broken nose should be easy to pick out of a lineup. But perhaps the most remarkable thing about the widely acclaimed actor is his...
| Jan 8, 2008
Joel and Ethan Coen's western noir "No Country for Old Men" was the big winner Monday at the 13th annual Critics' Choice Awards at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium.
The film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's novel picked up awards for best film of 2007,...
| Jan 15, 2008
Charlize Theron will take the female lead opposite Viggo Mortensen in the big screen adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's prize-winning novel "The Road."
John Hillcoat ("The Proposition") is directing the 2929 Entertainment-financed feature, which will be...