Harvest Fest 2011
The Rum Diary, continued.
After writing the previous predictive review - The Rum Diary - that covered both the novel and the supposedly epic film, I received word that unfortunately, the movie sucks. With his permission* I’ve transcribed me and his, his and mine, our, message thread, which will provide you with a dangerously accurate comprehensive review of the film, in its entirety, from fade in to end credits. ...
The Rum Diary
I don’t know whether this is one of my favourite books because it’s by one of my favourite authors, or because it’s about drinking, violence, lust and general tom-foolery in the Caribbean circa 1950’s… OR because I read it while I was in THE ACTUAL Caribbean doing the same. Nevertheless, it’s a great book. It’s almost a 10. Probably a 9. A 9 is still...