Speakeasy’s Book of the Month: ‘Out’

    This is Speakeasy Mag’s first installment in our new “Book of the Month” series.  There’s no better way to fight off the winter blues than reading a great book. My fiction selection for this month is a high-intensity thriller that I promise will whisk your mind away from the freezing weather. “Out,” by Natsuo…

“Gone Girl” graces movie-goers with Affleck’s bare booty (and partial insanity)

Warning: some spoilers ahead.  Unless you’ve been living under a rock these past few weeks (or binge-watching the last season of “How I Met Your Mother” on Netflix – totally not judging), you know that the highly anticipated book-turned-movie, “Gone Girl,” was released this past weekend. For those who read Gillian Flynn’s book and for…

Can Rowling enchant us for a second time?

Harry Potter fans received some interesting news a few weeks ago, to put it lightly. J.K. Rowling, creator of the Harry Potter franchise, is currently writing a new film to bring her magical world back to the silver screen. “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” will feature a new protagonist, the book’s author, Newt…