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Jay McInerney - Shots from the 8th annual luncheon for the Hope for Depression Research Foundation in Manhattan, New York, United States - Wednesday 12th November 2014

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Jay McInerney and Anne Hearst - New York Fashion Week Fall 2014 - Nicole Miller - Front Row - New York, United States - Saturday 8th February 2014

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Video - Eddie Van Halen Spotted At The Esquire 80th Anniversary And Network Launch - Part 1


Esquire celebrated its 80th anniversary in New York as well as the launch of its new network. Rocker EDDIE VAN HALEN with wife Janie Liszewski was among the stars to appear at the event alongside the Esquire magazine editor David Granger.

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Jay McInerney - East Hampton Library's Authors Night 2013 - East Hampton, NY, United States - Monday 12th August 2013

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Jay McInerney - Anne Hearst and Jay Mcinerney New York City, USA - 2011 Alzheimer’s Association Rita Hayworth Gala at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel Tuesday 25th October 2011

Jay McInerney - Ann Hearst and Jay McInerney New York City, USA - Vertu's smartphone at Berry Hill Galleries Wednesday 20th October 2010

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Bright Lights, Big City Review


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As a college student hoping for a career in the "glamorous world of magazine publishing" back in the '80s, I was captivated by Jay McInerney's 1984 novel Bright Lights, Big City, which depicts that world but tears away most of the glamour. Still, it made New York seem tremendously exciting.

The 1988 cinematic version doesn't quite measure up. McInerney may have aspired to be the F. Scott Fitzgerald of his time, the movie suffers from the same fate as the Robert Redford version of The Great Gatsby: miscasting.

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This Is Not An Exit: The Fictional World Of Bret Easton Ellis Review


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"My problem was being a young man with money in Manhattan," says Bret Easton Ellis, citing his inspiration for American Psycho. When it comes to vivid fantasies of alienated urban narcissism, his prose strikes a chilling, edgy chord. Like skimming the surface of an icy lake, we are left imagining the dark depths below.

Hey, that really sounds poetic! I'm gonna have another Valium before writing the rest of this review -- maybe someday I'll be as glib as Ellis!

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Gia Review


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Model goes bad, kills herself on drugs and the diseases that come with them. If you can muster some pity for poor Gia Carangi, a 1970s supermodel who died of AIDS at age 26, you'll enjoy Gia. Mainly, it's because of Jolie and her prodigious acting talents, even though she does come across as a bit cold. Overall, this is fine made-for-cable filmmaking, though it's hardly world-class.
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