Nerve 11.15pm Film4 Millennials will love this lurid techno-thriller
, starring Emma Roberts as a teenager who plays a high risk, high reward online game of truth or dare.
BUT, AS MEL CAMPBELL ARGUES, THE FILM IS ALSO AN UNASHAMED EXPERIMENT IN GENRE, BOTH FULFILLING AND CHALLENGING OUR EXPECTATIONS OF THE ACTION TECHNO-THRILLER
As a techno-thriller
citing fictional and nonfictional military operations, I believe a Clancy-style format would have provided a more effective transition from one location and event to another.
Dark State A Novel of the Merchant Princes Multiverse | CHARLES STROSS: Hugo Award--winning author Charlie Stross dives deep into the underbelly of espionage, nuclear warfare, and state surveillance in this provocative techno-thriller
set in The Merchant Princes Multiverse.
Crocodile is almost like a Scandi noir techno-thriller
A confrontation after a church service looms as large as a countdown clock in a techno-thriller
, and the characters' conflicting wants set them on a collision course that keeps the pages turning.
According to Mashable, Grant Wilfley Casting is looking for 'hacker-types' to serve as background extras in an upcoming scene of the hit techno-thriller
For the author of a techno-thriller
, holding the reader suspended in this alternate reality requires even more finesse than for other types of fiction.
"Age of Ultron" tries to become many things at the same time: a soap-opera, an old-school Cold War spy movie, an ensemble comedy, a techno-thriller
and even a mind-bending David Lynch piece due to its highly surreal dream sequences.
"Blackhat'' (in which there's plenty of gunplay, too) viscerally dramatizes digital life, or at least a muscular techno-thriller
version of it.
''Influx,'' Suarez's fourth techno-thriller
novel, is, according to The Wall Street Journal, the kind of literature that senior people in the military, members of the intelligence community, and White House cybersecurity wonks read for fun -- and then use to consider ''appropriate dialogue about relevant issues.''
Also available as an ebook, The Mountain Place of Knowledge is the first in the Ancestor Series of techno-thriller
novels set in a nexus between the modern-day world and the legacy of advanced ancients.