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'Choke' Goes from So-So Novel to a Funny and Touching Filmnew

Writer/director Clark Gregg found the human heart of this story, and managed to keep the humor while pumping up the drama.
Tucson Weekly  |  James DiGiovanna  |  09-25-2008  |  Reviews

Director Clark Gregg 'Choke's on Chuck Palahniuk's storynew

Gregg's adaptation retains Palahniuk's gift of gab, but when it needs to step up and make a statement about sex addiction, contemporary maturity, America's moral decline -- anything, really -- Choke ultimately chokes.
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  Curt Holman  |  09-24-2008  |  Reviews

'Choke' Finds an Unexpected Vein of Sweetness in Chuck Palahniuk

Clark Gregg took Palahniuk's Choke as screenwriter and director and found another vein. Buried beneath the blasphemy and the bodily fluids and the self-loathing was a story about redemption. About recovery. About love.
Salt Lake City Weekly  |  Scott Renshaw  |  09-22-2008  |  Reviews

Chuck Palahniuk's Latest Novel is Undeniably Weirdnew

While Rant is less shocking than other Palahniuk novels, it contains a cabal of eccentrics and a zeal for the outrageous.
Jackson Free Press  |  Lindsey Maddox  |  07-03-2008  |  Fiction

Chuck Palahniuk Talks 'Snuff'new

He talks at length about his ninth and latest novel, Fight Club and fainting spells.
Colorado Springs Independent  |  Matthew Schniper  |  05-23-2008  |  Author Profiles & Interviews

Still Icky After All These Yearsnew

Chuck Palahniuk puts out books the way The Beatles and the Stones used to release records -- nearly every year, with a workmanlike precision and an incredible sense of artistry.
Dig Boston  |  David Wildman  |  05-10-2007  |  Author Profiles & Interviews

Diary of a Pranksternew

His new novel may be his most traditional yet, but Chuck Palahniuk is still keeping the book world off balance.
Metro Silicon Valley  |  Gary Singh  |  10-28-2004  |  Author Profiles & Interviews

Less Chuck for your Buck in "Stranger Than Fiction"new

In the parlance of corporate marketing, Chuck Palahniuk the guy—not to be confused with Chuck Palahniuk the oeuvre—has been branded.
Missoula Independent  |  Nicole Panter  |  07-29-2004  |  Nonfiction

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