Tag: suspense

Liv Constantine-The Last Mrs Parrish

Synopsis: Amber Patterson is fed up. She’s tired of being a nobody: a plain, invisible woman who blends into the background. She deserves more—a life of money and power like the one blond-haired, blue-eyed goddess Daphne Parrish takes for granted. To everyone in the…

Tom Clancy-Red Storm Rising

Themes Explored: politics, geopolitical warfare, geopolitics, oil dependency, economics, communism, modern warfare, espionage, suspense, adventure, mystery, terrorism, diplomacy, meteorology Synopsis: Using the latest advancements in military technology, the world’s superpowers battle it out on land, sea, and air for the ultimate global control. (From…

Movie Review: Gods of Egypt (2016)

Director: Alex Proyas Rating: PG-13 Starring: Brenton Thwaites, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gerard Butler Screenplay: Matt Sazama & Burk Sharpless Music By: Marco Beltrami Cinematography: Peter Menzies Jr. Running Time: 127 Minutes Premiered: February 6, 2016 Synopsis: Mortal hero Bek teams with the god Horus in an…

Movie Review: The Martian

Director: Ridley Scott Rating: PG-13 Starring: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Jeff Daniels, Chiwetel Ejiofor Screenplay: Drew Goddard & Andy Weir Based on the Book by: Andy Weir Music By: Harry Gregson-Williams Cinematography: Dariusz Wolski Running Time: 144 Minutes Premiered: October 2, 2015 Synopsis: During…

Michael Crichton-Prey

Themes Explored: technological advances, artificial intelligence, nano technology, artificial life, artificial evolution, the desire to succeed, family, marriage, interpersonal relationship, scientific discovery, scientific research, mimicry, depression, corruption, marital infidelity, life vs death struggles, molecular self-assembly, genetic algorithms, distributed intelligence Synopsis: In the Nevada desert,…

Wilkie Collins-The Woman in White

Today I decided to review a random book from my bookshelf. So I closed my eyes and grabbed. Hence, I am reviewing the great murder mystery classic,The Woman in White. A couple summers ago, I went through a classic literature phase. After reading the collected works…

Wendy Webb-The Vanishing

The Vanishing (2014) is author Wendy Webb’s third modern Gothic novel with a supernatural tinge. Like The Tale of Halcyon Crane (2010) and The Fate of Mercy Alban (2013), The Vanishing is about a young woman exploring a mysterious event from the past. Warning:…

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