News for week ending 2012-05-12

  • John Cribbs at The Pink Smoke takes an in-depth look at Made in USA and The Jugger: #
  • Jimmy Callaway at Criminal Complex–The Posthumous Donald Westlake: It’s All Bullshit #
  • Statham on Parker: “Great script, great characters. And that’s the direction I really want to go in now. Thinking-man’s action, you know?” #
  • Richard Stark in space? #
  • Port Vila Blues, the first of Garry Disher's Wyatt series of Parker pastiches, returns to print in the States on 8/21: #
  • Director Park Chan-wook (Oldboy) plans to direct an English-language version of Donald Westlake's The Ax: #