James Ellroy

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Chadwick Boseman in 21 Bridges

Much hilarity has already gathered around publicity claims that this nippy, silly cop thriller comes from “visionary producers Anthony Russo and Josep(...)

Marchánt Davis in The Day Shall Come

That noise you hear may be mystique hissing from the venerable Chris Morris Project. To this point, Morris, co-creator of The Day Today, prime mover o(...)

Michael Connelly: creator of Harry Bosch

Among the many qualities of the Harry Bosch series, it is the way that Michael Connelly, its author, depicts the rivalries and political wrangling (...)

Marlon James: has become the first Jamaican writer to carry off the award – with   his third work. Photograph: PA

There is nothing brief about this year’s winner of the Man Booker Prize for Fiction; nor is there the death count anywhere as low as the title suggest(...)

Photograph: Fergal Phillips

He’s the self-proclaimed “demon dog” of American fiction, the foul-mouthed writer with the lurid past whose lightning-paced, viscerally plotted novels(...)

Christian Bale as Patrick Bateman in American Psycho, one of a series of fictional murderers imitated by a serial killer in Pierre Lemaitre’s Irène

Pierre Lemaitre’s Alex earned rave reviews last year, not least for the way Lemaitre rework(...)

In 2008, the gun that was used to kill John F Kennedy’s assassin was auctioned off as part of “a pop culture collection”. Other items included the (...)