Re: RARA-AVIS: The Night of the Hunter

Ann Theis (
Mon, 26 Apr 1999 17:36:39 -0700 M-T & Gina Ebner: wrote

> <<I just read an interesting article by David Thomson in Sight & Sound on
> The Night of the Hunter, where he makes comparisons between the film and
> the novel by Davis Grubb. It also mentions that the book has been
> republished recently.

Mario is right - it is an excellent thriller. I read it as a kid and then
again later in life. I'm delighted it is being reprinted - we have no copies
in our library system and I've been trying to get it for years. The movie
is v.g. as well . . . chilling.

Ann, Overbooked

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