As a novelist, I’ve dealt with great reviews and awful reviews for my books, but I’ve never been as delighted by a review as this one. Two nights ago, our first feature horror film “Island Zero” (written by me, directed by my son Josh) screened at the Boston International Film Festival. It was open to […]
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THE APPRENTICE is the second book in the RIZZOLI & ISLES series. In this sequel to the bestselling thriller THE SURGEON, it is now a year later, and Detective Jane Rizzoli is back on the force struggling to heal from the physical and emotional wounds from her brutal attack at the hands of the sadistic […]
Buy tickets here. If you’d like to get an early look at our horror film “Island Zero,” it will be screened at the Boston International Film Festival at 9:30 PM April 15 at the historic Paramount Theater in downtown Boston. Based on my original screenplay, it’s the story of an isolated island off the coast […]
Feels like deja vu all over again. My readers have been emailing me that the plot of the new movie “Life” sounds awfully similar to my novel “Gravity.” While I haven’t seen the film yet, here’s the IMDB description of “Life”: A team of scientists aboard the International Space Station discover a rapidly evolving life […]
The horror film I wrote and produced, “Island Zero,” will be screened at the Boston International Film Festival on Saturday April 15 at the Paramount Theater. If you’re in the Boston area, here’s your first chance to get a look at a movie inspired by those fun old-fashioned creature features that I grew up […]
Our indie horror film ISLAND ZERO is an official selection of the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival. It will be screened in Beverly Hills on February 21 at 10 PM at Laemmie’s Beverly Hills Music Hall Theater, 9036 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills. If you’d like to get the general public’s first peek at our monster […]
Our film trailer is now up over at the terrific horror film site FunSizeHorror.com. They have an exclusive on our film trailer for “Island Zero” as well as some production comments by our director and producer. Have a look! http://www.funsizehorror.com/community/island-zero-exclusive-trailer-filmmaker-commentary And visit the Island Zero website: https://www.islandzeromovie.com
A number of musicians have written me, asking if the sheet music for my composition “Incendio” is available. I’ve just written a solo piano arrangement, and a digital version is now available on Amazon.com. “Incendio” is the theme music to my novel PLAYING WITH FIRE, about a Jewish violinist in WWII Venice who composes a […]
We played the piece in a gorgeous church — beautiful acoustics! With violinist Joerg Widmoser, who played his own cadenza for the event.