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Jan 29, 2013 | Men's Journal

A Tasty Read

For those captivated by historical crime novels like Caleb Carr 's ' The Alienist ', Matt Bondurant 's ' The Wettest County in the World ' is a grim but utterly engaging fable of bootlegging, revenge, and remorse that draws on his own kin.

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Related Topix: Franklin County, VA, Lawless

Fri Jan 25, 2013

Iol.co.za

Violent drama is a bloody sizzler

If you can accept the notion that Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf and Jason Clarke could be brothers during this century or any other, you might be able to immerse yourself in the artfully pulpy allure of Lawless, based on the true story of the bootlegging Bondurants.

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Related Topix: Lawless, The Dark Knight Rises, Celebrities, Shia LaBeouf, Tom Hardy, Jason Clarke

Sat Jan 05, 2013

The Guardian

Mark Kermode's DVD round-up

Australian-born film-maker John Hillcoat is an often underrated auteur whose arresting filmography spans the broiling prison rebellion of Ghostsa of the Civil Dead , through the rugged western terrain of The Proposition to the bleak apocalypse of The Road, the last beautifully adapted from Cormac McCarthy's famously "unfilmable novel".

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Related Topix: Lawless, Arts, Cinema, The Road, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, The Proposition, Celebrities, Gary Oldman

Sun Dec 30, 2012

Film School Rejects

Filmmaker of the Year: Megan Ellison

If you salivated over adult dramas and auteur filmmaking in 2012, you have a Hindu Goddess and a 26-year-old film school dropout to thank.

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Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Killing Them Softly, Lawless

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