Publisher: It Books


Dec 19
Review: Last Night at the Viper Room: River Phoenix and the Hollywood He Left Behind by Gavin Edwards

Review: Last Night at the Viper Room: River Phoenix and the Hollywood He Left Behind by Gavin Edwards

Way back when, River Phoenix was the object of my massive, teenage crush.  Depending on your age, you might be nodding your head in agreement, or you might be asking yourself: “Who in the hell is that?”  For those of you in the latter group, you might be more familiar with his younger brother, Joaquin Phoenix.  River Phoenix was a child star who grew into a successful, Oscar-nominated actor until he overdosed outside of a Hollywood nightclub in 1993, at… Read more »


May 16
Review: The Bling Ring by Nancy Jo Sales

Review: The Bling Ring by Nancy Jo Sales

This story fascinated me when it was all over the news several years ago.  I read all the gossip sites.  I even watched The Lifetime movie.  The upcoming film from Sofia Coppola has been on my radar for a while, in no small part because I want to see how Emma Watson pulls of a California girl accent.  I’ve read articles by Nancy Jo Sales in Vanity Fair magazines, and I’ve always enjoyed her writing.  So, even though I knew… Read more »