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The young prostitute is dead. Her alleged murderer hanged himself in his jail cell. The case is closed. But the dead girl's father has come to Matthew Scudder for answers. Matthew Scudder is no conscientious avenging angel.
With September not being known for high quality film choices, at least there are a couple thrillers to keep us highly entertained. Cut to eight years later and Scudder is now eight years sober and a private detective. Kenny wants Scudder to find the men who killed her leading to another missing person gone dead. The finale even takes place during a thunderous rain storm for optimal noir effect. Neeson could sleepwalk through these roles, but he always shines. Frank keeps the tension high from the opening scene and never lets up.
See the hit film now in a theater near you! And read the book that inspired it! Scott Frank wrote the screenplay, and directed the film. The wife of a heroin wholesaler is killed and dismembered after he haggles over the price of her ransom. Who do you call when you can't call the cops?
Cancel anytime. The hooker was young, pretty The prime suspect, a minister's son, was also dead, the victim of a jailhouse suicide. The case is closed, as far as the NYPD is concerned. Now the murdered prostitute's father wants it opened again--that's where Matthew Scudder comes in. Block puts Scudder, and the listener, at the very edge of the abyss.