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Gone Girl

Gone Girl
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Gillian Flynn is an airport novelist, right? We see her novels in the WH Smith’s in Terminal 5, and we know where these books lie, alongside the Peter James and Clive Pattersons of this world. Her 2012 novel Gone Girl is a pacey thriller about [...]

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Jack Reacher

Jack Reacher
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I’m not familiar with the Jack Reacher books so, frankly, I couldn’t give less of a fuck whether he was 6’5 or 5’6. I think it’s a little bit sad to really care about a fictional character’s stature. So I went into Jack Reacher with [...]

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Johnny English Reborn

Johnny English Reborn
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The original Johnny English (2003) was silly, brainless and very occasionally funny; its sequel is not so much a rebirth as a regurgitation. This time round, the hapless spy (Rowan Atkinson) is summoned home from a Tibetan training camp by MI7 (now branded by Toshiba and [...]