‘The Magnificent Seven’ – Movie Review

This article originally appeared on Lit To Lens on Sept. 27, 2016. There’s something about The Magnificent Seven that’s not quite right. Directed by Antoine Fuqua on a script from Richard Wenk and Nic Pizzolatto (!), the film stars Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, and Lee Byung-hun. It’s ferocious as hell. The body count is tremendous. Everything works. … Continue reading ‘The Magnificent Seven’ – Movie Review

‘Babylon Revisited and Other Stories’ – Book Review

This article originally appeared on Lit To Lens on Mar. 8, 2017. Title: Babylon Revisited and Other Stories Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald Year Of Publication: 1960 Genre: Short Story Collection, Fiction In his lifetime, F. Scott Fitzgerald was a prolific writer of short stories. Today, while he is most remembered for his four novels (including Tender is … Continue reading ‘Babylon Revisited and Other Stories’ – Book Review