Tag: Suspense

2008, Books, Fiction

Snuff (2008) by Chuck Palahniuk

I went through a few stages with this novel. At first I was thinking, ‘I think he wrote this just to piss people off, but it’s hilarious so I don’t care.’ Then I was thinking, ‘maybe this is his attempt at creating a gross version of As I Lay Dying.’ And some other thoughts passed …

1971, Movies

Vanishing Point (1971, Richard C. Sarafian)

This has a reputation as being the greatest car-chase movie of all time and it probably is (this statement excepts movies like Bullit or the French Connection where a truly great car chase is merely part of the film). That statement doesn’t say much however, as most car chase movies aren’t much of anything else. …