DEFENDER OF THE DAMNED When Kevin Taylor joins the Manhattan criminal law firm of John Milton and Associates, he’s hit the big time. At last, he and his. The Devil’s Advocate by Andrew Neiderman – When Kevin Taylor joins the Manhattan criminal law firm of John Milton & Associates, he’s hit the big time. At. Rating: 4/5 Neiderman’s “The Devil’s Advocate” is one of those rare books that I read cover-to-cover in a single 8hr sitting. The film (starring.
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By-the-numbers attempt at religious horror, very mild, very weak, neidermsn actually a sorry mess. Mechanically well written, the story is trite, the characters flat and uninspiring, the subject matter is obvious and lacking depth. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here It is fair to say that the film does not follow the book exactly.
John Milton and Associates is a small firm that none of Kevin’s previous employers have heard of, his wife has zero misgivings about what is happening to her since moving to the apartment, there are less signs of the demonic amongst the associates and more of a Stepford feel, and the supernatural workings are much darker and creepier than what we see in the film.
Andrews novels and those under his name, reached published novels. Nov 13, M. At least that made it easy and quick to read.
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Can’t say so about the book. Final conclusion, thankful I saw the movie first. More books from this author: Andrews following her death in 19 Andrew Neiderman is neidermaj author of over 44 thrillers, including six of which have been translated onto film, including the big hit, ‘The Devil’s Advocate’, a story in which he also wrote a libretto for the music-stage adaptation. Secondly, there is the pregnancy subplot.
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Views Read Edit View history. As he watches them win every courtroom battle, and sees every criminal walk free, his mounting suspicions give way to all-out terror. Too many explanations for the things which are obvious. I’d recommend this to those who have yet to see the film, however. Everything was so advocaye fisted and obvious it made reading this thing feel like I was getting punk’d.
The movie takes these ideas and builds a story that evokes a sense of fascination and dread with complex characters, rich although disturbing mythology, beautiful scenery and brilliant acting making for a great movie.
Reminded me of Rosemary’s Baby in places. Neidrrman 25, Bill Mazzola rated it did not like it.
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By continuing to devip this website, you agree to their use. It’s a fun and easy read, and I really enjoyed the book, but somehow the movie was better – maybe because of avvocate cast.
At last, he and his wife can enjoy the luxuries they’ve so desired–money, a chauffeur-driven limo, and a stunning home in a high-rise. Please do not waste your time reading this book when it could be better spent doing more productive things – like ripping out your hair. Throwing himself into his work, Kevin begins to see a pattern of evil emerging from behind the firm’s plush facade. The characters are well developed, and each has an interesting back story.
Acquittal after acquittal, every criminal client walks acvocate, and Kevin’s suspicions slowly give way to terror. Echoes of Dollanganger Christopher’s Diary: Notify me of new comments via email. The film is verNYC law firm, where money and success can get you in a hell of a lot of trouble. I didn’t find there was any depth to anything.
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This page was last edited on 20 Novemberat I was so disappointed by this book, for the movie of the same name is one of my favorites, sly, snappy, and fun, along with the chills and evil goings on. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jul 22, Amanda rated it it was ok.
Trivia About The Devil’s Advocate. Compared to the movie, it actually makes an excellent study in mediocre writing, and how neieerman can be improved.