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CrimeHQ
March 28 2018

5 New Books to Read this Week: March 27, 2018

Every Wednesday, we here at Criminal Element will put together a list of Staff Picks of the books that published the day before—sharing the ones that we are looking forward to reading the...
ThomasPluck
March 20 2018

Why You Should Be Watching Hap & Leonard

Because it’s Joe Fucking Lansdale. That really should be the end of this article. If you don’t know the work of Joe R. Lansdale, Hap & Leonard is a wonderful introduction to...
ThomasPluck
April 7 2016

Hap & Leonard 1.06: “Eskimos” Episode Review

“You can’t walk out of a slaughterhouse like this one without having a little chat.” Mickey Spillane said the first page sells the book, and the last page sells the next book....
ThomasPluck
March 31 2016

Hap & Leonard 1.05: “War” Episode Review

“People suck, and they want everything.” There was a scene in Savage Season that stuck with me for a long time, and this episode brought it to life. We’ve become accustomed...
ThomasPluck
March 24 2016

Hap & Leonard 1.04: “Trudy” Episode Review

“This isn’t personal. It’s sacrifice.” This is Trudy’s episode in more than name only. Hendricks really gets to shine here, her face encompassing regret, loss,...
ThomasPluck
March 17 2016

Hap & Leonard 1.03: “The Dive” Episode Review

“Paranoia just means having all the facts.” –Howard, quoting Burroughs. Unfortunately, “The Dive” is somewhat of an apt title, as this episode’s a...
ThomasPluck
March 10 2016

Hap & Leonard 1.02: “The Bottoms” Episode Review

The first episode set the tone, the second is setting the speed. Unlike some shows—such as Jack Taylor, which compresses an entire Ken Bruen novel into a 90-minute episode—Hap &...
ThomasPluck
March 3 2016

Hap & Leonard 1.01: “Savage Season” Episode Review

I think what I like best about Joe Lansdale’s Hap & Leonard books is that the duo are poor. Oh, I could say working class or blue-collar, but those suggest a steady job. And where Hap...
CrimeHQ
March 2 2016

Joe Lansdale’s Hap & Leonard Series Debuts on Sundance Tonight. You Should Watch.

It's big trouble in East Texas when SundanceTV's new series Hap & Leonard premieres tonight. Based on the bestselling series from Joe R. Lansdale, Hap & Leonard centers around...