A Cup of Rage by Raduan Nassar review – from lust to rage to howling despair – The Guardian


The Guardian

A Cup of Rage by Raduan Nassar review – from lust to rage to howling despair
The Guardian
The sex at the beginning is steamy, and all the better for there not being a single lazy verbal shortcut to eroticism in it. If this country was grown-up enough to have a literary “Good Sex Award” instead of its sniggering opposite, this would be a ...

‘Sex & Death & Venetian Blinds’: The Brattle Revisits ’80s and ’90s Noir – WBUR


WBUR

'Sex & Death & Venetian Blinds': The Brattle Revisits '80s and '90s Noir
WBUR
A case can be made that “Body Heat,” screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan's 1981 directorial debut, kick-started this entire noir revival, updating old-timey 1940's tropes for Ronald Reagan's America by adding a healthy hunk of R-rated eroticism. Riffing on ...

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