Tag Archives: Terry Southern

The Magic Christian

“Mr. Southern is wonderfully prodigal of comic ideas. . . . An enormously funny and satisfying satire, done with a great thrifty distinction.” —The…

Flash and Filigree

“The airless, slightly torpid climate of suburban Los Angeles, and the speech of its natives, is rendered with arresting vividness. Equally compelling are the…


“Wickedly funny to read and morally bracing as only good satire can be.” —William Styron

Blue Movie

“Terry Southern writes a mean, coolly deliberate, and murderous prose.” —Norman Mailer