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Epic whodunnit melodrama

Advantages: Fast pace, good cast, good direction and high production values
Disadvantages: Stereotypical characters and predictable story

Plot: Vicky Rai (Zafar Karachiwala) is a millionaire playboy producer. The son of a corrupt and powerful politician, Mamta Rai (Radhika Mital), he is able to get away with anything…even murder. Before he is an adult he mows down two homeless people, kil ...

BlackSwan 22.03.2010 · Read full review
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The King Has Left the Building

Advantages: Hearing King answer questions about his life and work
Disadvantages: They never ask the stuff you REALLY want to know

...Some time ago, I reviewed an audio book version of Stephen King’s “LT’s Theory of Pets”, which was, at the time, an unpublished story read by the author himself live at the Royal Festival Hall. At the time I was disappointed that the introduction to the ...

Soho_Black 04.07.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Stephen King Live! (Audio Book) - Stephen King (Narrator)

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A must for fans

Advantages: Brings a name to life
Disadvantages: Waste of money for fans of his books with no interest in the person himself

...are a fan of Stephen King then you will love this live recording. It has a great section of questions by Muriel Gray in which she asks him about his work and his life, which gives you a feel for the 'real' person, not just an anonymous author. Th ...

karenbrashier 19.06.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Stephen King Live! (Audio Book) - Stephen King (Narrator)

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An emotional journey with the real creator

Advantages: Gives an insight into the author's feelings and emotion through his voice towards his book
Disadvantages: May not be as effective as reading a book for yourself

Stephen King is an excellent author. He has given to us a wide range of extravagent and intricate novels which, when read carefully, give the reader a sense of being involved in the story. In August 1998, Stephen King read live at London's Festival H ...

becky_is_here 02.09.2004 · Read full review
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Gretna green - marvellous!!!!!

Advantages: gripping, didnt want to put the book down
Disadvantages: none

...huge Stephen King fan so was a little relucant to read this book when recommended it by a friend, but am i so glad that she did. I loved it from start to finish..so would i recommend it for others ... well... yes i would so b ...

pink_ladyee 21.03.2006 · Read full review
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