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Anthony Quinn

Anthony Quinn was born in Liverpool in 1964. From 1998 to 2013 he was film critic of the Independent. He has written nine novels, the first The Rescue Man, which won the 2009 Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award, and the latest Molly & the Captain (2022). He also wrote the football memoir, Klopp: My Liverpool Romance. photo cr Mark Vessey
Pressburger and Pearls
With A Matter of Life & Death, Black Narcissus and The Red Shoes, Pressburger and Powell changed the face of cinema. Emeric Pressburger also wrote two novels; The Glass Pearls, a post-war thriller about a mysterious German émigré, was reissued by Faber last year to acclaim. Here his grandson Kevin MacDonald, the Oscar-winning director of One Day in September and The Last King of Scotland, joins critic and novelist Anthon...