Walter Matthau, man of action?

The series of ten Martin Beck novels written by Swedish husband and wife Per Wahlöö and Maj Sjöwall between 1965 and 1975 are not entirely conventional mysteries. They are police procedurals which focus on the tedious sifting of facts and clues which may or may not lead anywhere, in which accident and coincidence often abruptly […]

Blasts from the past

Movies in Your Head

Stanley Kubrick 6: Odd Man Out – Barry Lyndon (1975)

Criterion Blu-ray review: Richard Brooks’ In Cold Blood (1967)

Avery Crounse’s Eyes of Fire (1983)