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    Academy Award(R) winner Jodie Foster (Best Actress, THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS, 1991) gives an outstanding performance in the heart-

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    Hotshot attorney accepts tempting offer from an elite New York law firm only to find himself fighting for his soul.Genre:

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    The Definitive Gold Box Edition of the series that became one of television's most acclaimed events finally arrives - with all 29

  • Gone Girl

    GONE GIRL -- directed by David Fincher and based upon the global bestseller by Gillian Flynn -- unearths the secrets at the heart

  • Jacob's Ladder

    A Vietnam vet, back at home in New York City, finds himself losing his grip on reality, in a horrifying way; only his friend can h

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REX STOUT'S TEN FAVORITE DETECTIVE NOVELS


Rex Todhunter Stout (1886-1975) was an American detective story writer and creator Nero Wolfe. The selection of his ten favorite detective novels was published in Vincent Starrett's Books and Bipeds in 1947.

LAMENT FOR A MAKER

Michael Innes novel 1938
The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell Hammett novel 1930
The Documents in the Case

Dorothy Sayers shorts 1930
The Bellamy Trial

Frances Noyes Hart 1927
The Benson Murder Case

S. S. Van Dine Philo Vance novel 1926
The Murder Of Roger Ackroyd

Agatha Christie Hercule Poirot Novel 1926
Call Mr. Fortune

H. C. Bailey Reggie Fortune shorts 1920
The Cask

Freeman Wills Crofts novel 1920
The Innocence Of Father Brown

G. K. Chesterton collections 1911
THE MOONSTONE

Wilkie Collins novels 1868
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