David Thomson: LA Rhapsody, 27 January 2022
Show More Always Crashing in the Same Car: On Art, Crisis and Los Angeles, California by Matthew Specktor.
Tin House, 378 pp., $17.95, July 2021, 978 1 951142 62 9Show More
“... The Fortune (1975), which has passed into history as a failure, buried beneath the weight of Mike Nichols, Jack Nicholson and Warren Beatty, such pals that no one trusted anyone. Specktor admits that he is ‘unabashedly in love’ with Eastman (as if ‘unabashedly’ was a decent trope of sincerity), and I think that’s because in life and in ...”