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Author Archives: Elena Gonzalvo

I'm Elena Gonzalvo, a Catalonian freelance writer, and film critic. My favourite genre is Noir. My blogsite is http://jake-weird.blogspot.com

Movie Review: Oliver Stone’s ‘Snowden’

Although not reaching his previous artistic heights, Stone's latest effort with "Snowden" creates an intriguing portrayal of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Winter Dance Party Murders’ by Greg Herriges

"The Winter Dance Party Murders" by Greg Herriges centres around the events surrounding the deaths of Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper, and Ritchie Valens and creates an intriguing mystery and the compromises implied by a career in Rock and Roll. Read More »

Music Review: Buddy Holly – ‘Collected’

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Buddy Holly, the hillbilly who turned into the first stuttering geek of rock, was one of the great triumphs of the rock and roll revolution, making us laugh at the cheap tricks along the way and cry after finding out the truth. Read More »

‘Mr. Robot’: Natural Born Hacker

An uncertain cross between Edward Norton's The Narrator in 'Fight Club' and a more cynical Donnie Darko, Elliot seems desperately lost in his search for cracking the establishment's encrypted code. Read More »