two faces of January

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Statement(by) Patricia Highsmith.
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The Two Faces of January follows three characters - husband and wife Chester and Colette McFarland and American layabout, Rydal Keener through their misadventures in Greece. The trio become /5(). The Two Faces of January is like reading about another Ripley in another city.

There's a film of "The Two Faces of January" out this month, starring a favourite of mine, Viggo Mortensen. I'm also getting to the /5. Directed by Hossein Amini. With Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, Oscar Isaac, Daisy Bevan.

A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who flee Athens after one of them is /10(K). In “The Two Faces of January,” Viggo Mortensen wields a cigarette with the authority of Bette Davis and all the other great smokers two faces of January book studio-era Hollywood. Gazing from under heavy-lidded eyes and a hat.

The Two Faces of January () Plot. Showing all 4 items Jump to: Summaries (4) Summaries. A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who flee Athens after one of them is caught up in the. “The Two Faces of January” is based on a Patricia Highsmith novel about two affluent American tourists vacationing in Europe.

Get this from a library. The two faces of January. [Patricia Highsmith] -- "In a grubby Athens hotel, Rydal Keener is bored and killing time with petty scams. But when he runs into another American, Chester. About The Book. Originally published inand the winner of the CWA Best Foreign Novel Award, Patricia Highsmith’s The Two Faces of January is a chilling tale of suspense, suffused with her.

I've read a few Patricia Highsmith books such as the popular,The Talented Mr Ripley, Strangers On A Train, Cry Of The Owl and Deep Water and enjoyed them all.

Sadly, the same cant be said for The Two Faces Of January which starts off well, but by the middle of the book. A film version of The Two Faces of January, starring Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, and Oscar Isaac (Drive, Inside Llewelyn Davis) is in production. Adapted by Academy Award nominee Hossein Amini.

Get this from a library. The two faces of January. [Patricia Highsmith] -- CLASSIC CRIME. Two men meet in the picturesque backstreets of Athens.

Chester MacFarlane is a conman with multiple false. Critics Consensus. With striking visuals, complex characters, and Hitchcockian plot twists, The Two Faces of January offers a pleasantly pungent treat for fans of romantic thrillers.

Total Count: %. " A] classic psychological thriller."-- USA Today Originally published inand the winner of the CWA Best Foreign Novel Award, Patricia Highsmith's The Two Faces of January is a /5(5).

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Two faces of January is an interesting film with good performances and a good character study. Cinematography is great and I found the movie to be intriguing.

The Two Faces of January review – a handsomely mounted if slight thriller 3 out of 5 stars.

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A winner of a Crime Writers of America award, The Two Faces of January was the basis of a film starring Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, and Oscar Isaac. “An offbeat, provocative and absorbing suspense. “[A] classic psychological thriller.”— USA Today Originally published inand the winner of the CWA Best Foreign Novel Award, Patricia Highsmith’s The Two Faces of January is a 3/5(1).

The book’s title is purported to relate to the Roman god Janus, the book emphasising the two faces presented by Chester and Rydal. Some classic tragedy allusions have been credited by the occasional reviewer, though I find those to be quite a stretch.

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Please wash your. The Two Faces of January (Book): Highsmith, Patricia: "In a grubby Athens hotel, Rydal Keener is bored and killing time with petty scams. But when he runs into another American, Chester. Parents need to know that The Two Faces of January is a stylish thriller set in Greece and Turkey in the early s.

Based on a novel by Patricia Highsmith (who also wrote The Talented Mr. 3/5. When I saw the trailer for The Two Faces of January, I thought it reminded me of the film Talented Mr I saw the movie poster which confirmed that the firm is based on the book The Two .The Two Faces of January.

Patricia Highsmith. Atlantic Monthly Press, - Fiction - pages. From the book jacket. Athens, Rydal Keener is an American expat working as a tour guide and 3/5(5). The Two Faces of January (Book): Highsmith, Patricia: Rydal Keener is waiting.

Chester McFarland is waiting. Chester's wife is waiting. Two murders later, they're all running--chasing each .