Film review: Mozu the Movie – Hidetoshi Nishijima, Takeshi Kitano in nonsensical crime thriller: It’s amazing how little sense this frenetic Japanese crime thriller makes, even with its clear-cut battle between boring good cops who never get shot and cartoonish bad guys who can’t resist a maniacal laugh.
Crime Fiction Takes on a Touch of Travel Writing: Writers of crime fiction usually offer fast, intense reads to their fans. The authors bid for your attention with styles that become their own and characters that grow into favorites. The field has expanded. The many forms of crime writing today include political thrillers, police procedurals, psychological suspense novels, detective fiction, and legal mysteries – for starters.