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Kyle Smith (Twitter: @rkylesmith) is critic-at-large for National Review, theater critic for The New Criterion and the author of the novels Love Monkey and A Christmas Caroline. Type a title in the box above to locate a review.

Buy Love Monkey for $4! "Hilarious"--Maslin, NY Times. "Exceedingly readable and wickedly funny romantic comedy"--S.F. Chronicle. "Loud and brash, a helluva lot of fun"--Entertainment Weekly. "Engaging romp, laugh-out-loud funny"-CNN. "Shrewd, self-deprecating, oh-so-witty. Smith's ruthless humor knows no bounds"--NPR

Buy A Christmas Caroline for $10! "for those who prefer their sentimentality seasoned with a dash of cynical wit. A quick, enjoyable read...straight out of Devil Wears Prada"--The Wall Street Journal

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  • Will Grand Theft Auto IV Pierce Iron Man’s Armor?

    By kyle | April 30, 2008

    CNN, pointing out that this week’s release of “Grand Theft Auto IV” is expected to gross $400 million, considerably more than “Iron Man,” asks whether a highly addictive new game is going to keep the young male demo at home slavering over the controls instead of going out to see “Iron Man.” I’m thinking that gamers will stay up all night on GTA IV, go see “Iron Man,” then go back to the game. Sleep is for the deceased.

    Topics: Movies, Video Games | 2 Comments »