Jack Reacher

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“I said nothing. I’m good at saying nothing. I don’t like talking. I could go the rest of my life without saying another word, if I had to.”<p>—Lee …

Books

Lee Child, author behind ‘Jack Reacher’ series, offers straight talk to UNO students

Jack Reacher

The new Jack Reacher book, The Midnight Line, is out now! Read an exclusive extract here

Stephen King calls him "The coolest continuing series character".<p>And now Jack Reacher is back in a brand new thriller, called The Midnight Line, …

Stephen King

'Tom Cruise is fun... we flew in his helicopter to watch Manchester United' - says Jack Reacher author Lee Child

Over 20 years ago James Grant was made redundant from his job in TV at Manchester’s Granada Studios.<p>He was 40 years old and to his mind, he faced a …

Celebrity News (UK)

How Jack Reacher are you? Find out how similar you are to everyone's favourite action hero

There have been many questions that have plagued humankind in recent years.<p>What will happen with Brexit? Is Arsene Wenger ever going to leave …

Jack Reacher

100 million copies, a sale every NINE seconds and 61 weeks at No1: The remarkable stats behind the Jack Reacher series

You should be very familiar with the name Jack Reacher by now.<p>Even if you've not read all the books, EVERYONE has heard of Lee Child's most famous …

Film Industry

Remembering 'The Miracle Season': How the Iowa City story made it to Hollywood

CLOSE<p>The movie depicting the Iowa City West High School volleyball team winning the 2011 state championship after the death of their teammate …

Danika Yarosh

Win the ultimate American adventure holiday: a 10-day action-packed trek across the USA

Do you fancy delving into the pristine wilderness of the American Rockies on an amazing adventure from Denver to Chicago?<p>Well, here's your chance.<p>We …

National Parks

The Center for Fiction

Photo Credit: Victor G. Jeffreys II (Gourevitch), Marcia Wilson (Walter Mosley), Jonathan Ring (Child), Clark Tolton (Santlofer)<p><b>Venue: The Greene</b> …

Books

Here's What Every Man Can Learn From Jack Reacher

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of action hero (and Tom Cruise character) Jack Reacher, we spoke to his creator, author Lee Child<p>Jack Reacher kicked his first ass 20 years ago when <i>Killing Floor</i> debuted in 1997. The perennial #1 bestselling book series by Lee Child now sits at 21 volumes, …

New York City

Euros & Villans: The book that chronicles Aston Villa's European adventures

The 1982 European Cup final will surely never be eclipsed as the most iconic moment in Villa’s history.<p>But that glorious night in Rotterdam, when …

Soccer

To Be Successful, Make Your Own Luck

Stories about getting lucky are common in the business world, but attributing success to random chance is misleading. Simple rules to create luck for yourself<p>When Scott Crane became president of the fast-casual restaurant chain Smashburger in 2007, he wanted “to put better burgers into people’s …

Jack Reacher

A Quiet Place: Everyone’s screaming about the ‘terrifying’ horror movie with a 100% rating on Rotten Tomatoes

John Krasinski’s new film, A Quiet Place, held its premiere at the ongoing South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, and the first reactions are …

Entertainment (India)

Why is Tom Cruise’s Ethan Hunt helping Soloman Lane in Mission: Impossible 6?

Cue the music because Tom Cruise is back as Ethan Hunt and this time around the stunts are definitely bigger and better.<p>Filming in Paris for Mission: …

Construction

Why Hollywood movie Annihilation went straight to Netflix

<i>Annihilation</i> had it all. Big-name stars like Oscar winner Natalie Portman, <i>Star Wars</i>’ Oscar Isaac, <i>The Hateful Eight</i>’s Jennifer Jason Leigh, <i>Thor:</i> …

Box Office

Here's your first look at Gerard Butler in Angel Has Fallen

This time, it's Secret Service agent Mike Banning on the run.<p>Secret Service agent Mike Banning is once again in a desperate race against time in the …

Film (UK)

Is Warner Bros. Trying To Cast Tom Cruise As An Older, More Experienced Hal Jordan For GREEN LANTERN CORPS?

With Chris McQuarrie reportedly being targeted by Warner Bros. to direct <i>Green Lantern Corps</i>, it stands to reason that they may also be attempting to …

Comic Books

Mission: Impossible – Fallout director linked to Green Lantern Corps, reignites Tom Cruise / Hal Jordan rumours

Back in January of last year it was revealed that David S. Goyer (<b>The Dark Knight Trilogy</b>, <b>Man of Steel</b>) would be producing Warner Bros.’ cosmic DC …

Comic Books

Tom Cruise as GREEN LANTERN May Actually Happen

It’s time to prepare for DC’s <b>Green Lantern</b> movie to star Tom Cruise as Hal Jordan. Fans may still have a hard time believing Warner Bros. is moving …

Green Lantern Corps: Warner Bros. eyeing director for DC Comics movie

The future Green Lantern Corps movie has its director in sight, according to a report.<p>Among the large number of DC properties Warner Bros. has been …

Comic Books

Green Lantern Corps wants Mission: Impossible 6 director

Simon Brew Mar 6, 2018Mission: Impossible - Fallout's Christopher McQuarrie is apparently on the list to direct Green Lantern Corps... With <i>Shazam</i> now …

Comic Books

David Oyelowo Is Taking a Bigger Piece of the Pie

A painting of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. overlooks the entrance hallway of David Oyelowo’s suburban Los Angeles home, and in the bathroom there’s an …

David Oyelowo

GREEN LANTERN CORPS Eyes MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - FALLOUT Director Christopher McQuarrie; Synopsis Revealed

We have an update on Warner Bros.' search for a director for the <i>Green Lantern Coprs</i> movie. It seems the studio is interested in Christopher …

Comic Books

Green Lantern Corps Movie Eyes Mission: Impossible Director

Oscar-winning filmmaker Christopher McQuarrie is being actively courted to call the shots on DC’s <b>Green Lantern Corps</b> film. When Warner Bros. …

Now that The Shape of Water is Oscar gold, which film is going to win in 2019?

Congratulations to Guillermo del Toro, his fish-friend, the Hardboiled Egg Council of America, and everyone who helped propel <i>The Shape of Water</i> to Oscar gold on Sunday night. Now let's get down to serious business: Which film is going to triumph at next year's Academy Awards?<p>The dust has barely …

Steve Carell

From Edgerton To Kinnaman, Your Guide To Hollywood’s Many Joels

I don’t think I’m rocking the boat too much here to say there are a lot of generic looking white dudes in Hollywood. It may blow your mind a little …

Entertainment

Review: Singapore Airlines 777-300ER First Class - Live and Let's Fly

After a successful photo finish in San Francisco to connect just as the doors were closing, my uncle and I settled into the eight-seat first class …

Singapore Airlines

Why are turn-based games so good at creating stories?

It was Superhot that first made me think about the old writer's adage, that you do the slow stuff fast and the fast stuff slow. This is the thinking …

Jazz

The Opposite of Jack Reacher: PW Talks with Lee Goldberg

Goldberg’s thriller <i>True Fiction</i> (Thomas & Mercer, Apr.) portrays a bestselling thriller writer, Ian Ludlow, as a reluctant action hero.<p>How did you …

Writing

Monday’s best TV: Marcella; Collateral

Scandi-flavoured intrigue on the streets of London with Anna Friel’s frazzled detective; threads intertwine in the case of the murdered pizza delivery driver. Plus: Hamilton’s Pharmacopeia investigates DMT<p>Marcella<br>9pm, ITV<p>Anna Friel’s frazzled but talented detective returns for a second series, …

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