In the sequel to the acclaimed Beasts Made of Night, Taj has escaped Kos, but Queen Karima will go to any means necessary--including using the most deadly magic--to track him down.Taj is headed west, but the consequences of leaving Kos behind confront him at every turn. Innocent civilians flee to refugee camps as Karima's dark magic continues to descend on the city. Taj must return, but first he needs a plan.With Arzu's help, Taj and Aliya make it to the village of her ancestors, home of the tastahlik--sin-eaters with Taj's same ability to both battle and call forth sins. As Taj comes to terms with his new magic, he realizes there are two very different groups of tastahlik--one using their powers for good, the other for more selfish ends.Aliya is struggling with her own unique capabilities. She's immersed in her work to uncover the secret to Karima's magic, but her health begins to mysteriously deteriorate. With the help of a local western mage, Aliya uncovers her true destiny--a future she's not sure she wants.As Taj and Aliya explore their feelings for each other and Arzu connects with her homeland, the local westerners begin to question Taj's true identity. Karima is on his heels, sending dark warnings to the little village where he's hiding. Taj will have to go back and face her before she sends her most deadly weapon--Taj's former best friend, Bo."[A] rich stew of street smarts, myth, and almost nonstop action."--Booklist"...Strong themes, including guilt, refugees, and the search for a home, make this series stand out."--SLJTochi Onyebuchi holds a BA from Yale, an MFA in screenwriting from Tisch, a master's degree in global economic law from L'institut d'études politiques, and a JD from Columbia Law School. His writing has appeared in Asimov's Science Fiction and Ideomancer, among other places. Tochi resides in Connecticut, where he works in the tech industry.
Dave Garland (Clint Eastwood) is a Californian DJ who runs a late night call-in show, and receives regular requests from a female caller for Erroll Garner's 'Misty'. Following a bust-up with his regular girlfriend, Tobie (Donna Mills), Dave has a one-night stand with Evelyn Draper (Jessica Walter) after meeting her at his regular night spot. It transpires that Evelyn is the mystery caller on Dave's show, but after their night together she becomes obsessed with him, refusing to accept his subsequent rapprochement with Tobie. Evelyn's rage at first takes a suicidal turn, then becomes murderous as she makes violent threats towards Dave and Tobie.
BLUES FOR BASIC|CAVALERIE|C E D|DJANGO|FOR DJANGO|I DON'T STAND A GHOST OF A CHANCE WITH YOU|MILESTONES|NOBODY ELSE BUT YOU|THE NIGHT HAS A THOUSAND EYES|ONE FOR MY BABY (AND ONE MORE FOR THE ROAD)|ROSETTA|THERE IS NO GREATER LOVE
A laid-back jazz DJ (Eastwood), with a taste for goodlooking cars and women, enjoys what he thinks is a onenight stand with an attractive brunette (Jessica Walter) who admits she's one of his biggest fans. But the one night becomes a recurring nightmare as she pursues him relentlessly, turning his carefree existence into a living hell that threatens to destroy everything that matters to him.Special Features:Interactive menuNone Listed.
Released to commemorate the 25th anniversary of his untimely death, this comprehensive 5 DVD boxset features every commercially released Bill Hicks special ever recorded, plus a massive 9 hours of new to CD audio content! With full length features including: Sane Man, Relentless, Reflections, One Night Stand and Totally Bill Hicks, prepare yourselves for hours of outrageous stand-up entertainment; dubbed the Kurt Cobain of comedy, Hicks’ style was revolutionary in intent, rock’n’roll in spirit – and most certainly not for the faint hearted.
After serving 28 years in prison for refusing to give up information on one of his close criminal associates, Val (Al Pacino) is released and picked up by his best friend Doc (Christopher Walken). They soon re-team with Hirsch (Alan Arkin), and the three embark on what turns into their last crazy night together. As the sun rises on the guys' reunion, a dangerous secret comes to light, and they must confront their pasts once and for all. Special Features: Director Commentary Featurettes: The Lowdown of Making Stand up Guys The Stand up Song of Jon Bon Jovi American Muscle: The Stand up Stunt Driving Scenes Deleted Scenes
Raucously funny and sweetly romantic, Adam & Steve is a twisted, tender comedy that would surely make John Waters cackle with glee . In the 1980s, Adam and Steve had a horrifically embarrassing one-night stand. When they meet again years later, they fail to recognise each other and fall in love - as do their wisecracking best friends. Honest, irreverent and a whole lot of fun, Adam & Steve is all about making love work - whatever the odds., Raucously funny and sweetly romantic, Adam & Steve is a twisted, tender comedy that would surely make John Waters cackle with glee . In the 1980s, Adam and Steve had a horrifically embarrassing one-night stand. When they meet again years later, they fail to recognise each other and fall in love - as do their wisecracking best friends. Honest, irreverent and a whole lot of fun, Adam & Steve is all about making love work - whatever the odds.Special Features:Commentary.Deleted Scenes.Gag Reel.Learn The Battle DanceThe Making Of.
It's almost time, kids! The clock is ticking! From Halloween 3: Season of the Witch, this set of clothed action figures includes the three iconic trick or treaters from the 1982 horror movie. Each is dressed for a night of fun and each comes with two interchangeable heads: one in the distinctive Silver Shamrock mask and one displaying the effects of the triggered mask. These articulated figures stand approximately 6 tall and also come with trick or treat bags and a TV set accessory with lenticular effect. Window box packaging.