Now Reading – August 18
I just finished JUDE THE OBSCURE by Thomas Hardy. It was the only major Hardy I hadn’t read and…
Even two minutes on Real Time With Bill Maher can move a book to number #1 on various Amazon charts.
New BRET EASTON ELLIS PODCAST: the myths of Jerry Stahl, Under the Silver Lake, joys of Fleabag, drug addiction, David Milch, the WGA strike, lost/dead projects, Ben Stiller, Escape at Dannemora, the solitary life, Avengers: Endgame, Trump, the Eagles. https://t.co/ibCQtR97wL4
BRET EASTON ELLIS PODCAST: notes on the WHITE book tour, disappearing sex scenes in movies, the fantasies of liberal media, Tom Cruise, getting fired over Sky Ferreira, Language Police Alert, legitimacy of porn, Dems 2020. With journalist @arttavana LISTEN https://t.co/ibCQtR97wL4
Not a popular opinion: David Robert Mitchell's UNDER THE SILVER LAKE is the most interesting, ambitious and funniest American movie of 2019 I've seen so far, with a great performance by Andrew Garfield. An LA-by-night comic-conspiracy noir. Hypnotic, silly, sexy, right-brained.4