David Mitchell

  • 'Cloud Atlas' author David Mitchell is writing his next book on Twitter, telling the story of 'The Right Sort' through 280 tweets July 15, 2014

    Author David Mitchell whose acclaimed novel 'Cloud Atlas' was adapted by Hollywood is writing his next book on Twitter. The short book titled 'The Right Sort' will be told through 280 tweets. He started tweeting on Monday and plans to continue every day. ...
  • 'Cloud Atlas' Review: It's laughably self-serious October 27, 2012

    Maybe if you're 20 years old and high in your dorm room with your friends, the platitudes presented in 'Cloud Atlas' might seem profound. Anyone else in his or her right mind should recognize it for what it is: a bloated, pseudo-intellectual, self-indulgent slog through some notions that are really...
  • 'Cloud Atlas' divides in leap from page to screen September 10, 2012

    Toronto: Cult novel Cloud Atlas was once considered unfilmable. For some movie critics, it still is. The adaptation of the philosophical book by Britain's David Mitchell premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival to sharply divided reviews, suggesting the complex storylines and ambitious plot structure did not always connect with...