Back in college, I remember sitting in the university library watching film versions of To the Lighthouse and Ulysses after having read them in class. And I remember thinking, “This is terrible. Why did they even try?” Woolf’s novel unfolds almost entirely in the characters’ brains, and Joyce’s novel is not only cerebral, but was […]

Just when you thought Martin Scorsese had prduced everything he could on the topic of organized crime and had retired to making AT&T Public Service Announcments about silencing cell phones, it is announced that, yes, he will be making one more. “I Heard You Paint Houses” published in 2005, a True Crime hit authored by attorney […]