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NEW YORK - Tom Clancy, whose high-tech, Cold War thrillers such as "The Hunt for Red October" and "Patriot Games...anticipated - world events, as in the pre-9/11 paranoid thriller "Debt of Honor," in which a jumbo jet destroys the...
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'Casa de mi Padre' is bit of a rollercoaster ride

...of your next question, no, Will Ferrell doesn't speak Spanish. "Casa de mi Padre" is a spoof, of sorts, of Mexican thrillers from the seventies and eighties, with a little telenovela feel mixed in. I can see clearly how this film came to be: Ferrell...
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The house that is off the beaten tracks more thrilling oomph, which makes for an ending that's just-right satisfying. I think mystery lovers and fans of thrillers will both get a kick out of reading this novel, so look for it this week. But beware ? start "The Girl on the Train...
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'Nightcrawler' is certainly going to stick with one

...appealing. He's got a kind of weasily look that just never speaks "trustworthy" to me. In "Nightcrawler" 2014's dark thriller about the underbelly of TV news, Gyllenhaal has found his vehicle. His Leo Bloom is disturbingly, intensely untrustworthy...
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Kenai Friends of the Libary prepare for Mega Book Sale!

...Friday from 10:00am to 5:30pm and Saturday 10:00am to 3:00pm. The books are organized in categories like mystery thrillers, romance, cook books, children's and young adult titles, crafts, sports and history books," said Heus. Books will...
Reeling it in: 'Fury' a grim but effective war film

...war like any other and it was hell. This week's "Fury," brought to us by David Ayer, better known for gritty police thrillers, ups the ante on the grim and bloody, but still manages to make an effective, entertaining look at the final days of the...
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Reeling it in: The bad and the not so bad on the big screen

...cinematography, I mean in terms of tone and content. Ugly doesn't necessarily mean bad, however. "Seven" is one of the best thrillers I've ever seen and it's hard to think of an uglier movie than that. "Sabotage" however merely piles on the depredations...
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Reeling it in: Jack Ryan back on the big screen

...four standalone political thrillers that all just happen to piece? As in any good thriller, all questions will be answered. The acting in this action thriller is all more than adequate...definitely has its roots in the spy thrillers of the late 1970 and 80s...
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Reeling it in: Despite gaps, new action flick thrills

...week's trans-Atlantic thriller "Non-Stop" is the slickest...taking on the kind of Euro-thriller, revenge action movies that...Non-Stop" is one of those thriller mysteries that is just a most modern mystery thrillers, it's kind of a cheat...
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Soldotna girls top Wasilla; Warriors defeat Stars

...good eye-opener as to what it will take to play at this level." Wasilla boys 5, Soldotna 2 Compared to some of the close thrillers these two programs have authored in the past, everything was rather serene as the sun blazed away on a day in early May...


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