- brood skrywer
Noun(1) a literary composition of poor quality that was written quickly to make money (to boil the pot
(1) Here was an unserious, part-time author having it all and more for a potboiler !(2) The material from the two Faust treatments is perhaps less convincing, and Berlioz's arrangement of The Marseillaise at the end the disc is an unnecessary potboiler .(3) As for the story, it is a potboiler in the tradition of the best film noir.(4) A make-belief potboiler , the film has grossed over a crore in a week.(5) It topped the Publishers Weekly annual bestseller list that year and was turned into a Hollywood potboiler (starring Jean Simmons and Victor Mature) in 1954.(6) It's a fast paced film with a solid screenplay, a masala potboiler .(7) As art, it was essentially a potboiler , refusing any commerce with physical or psychological detail.(8) He learnt Italian in order to research the book, written in the style of a detective potboiler .(9) Thirdly, and not least importantly, the novel lives up to the advertisement of being a potboiler and not just another placid semi-documentary history of the Kashmir imbroglio.(10) Meanwhile, his twin brother Donald is writing his own screenplay, a shameless potboiler that has no pretensions of art, but every intention of wealth.(11) Are we to compete with the Western potboilers flooding the Indian market?(12) There have been not one but two cinematic political potboilers to hit the silver screen in the past year.(13) Is she publishing those stories, those potboilers about her love and madness?(14) He could easily have checked his facts, but did not bother to because so far as he was concerned the Holmes stories were potboilers .(15) It is not one of the usual Bollywood masala potboilers ; it is an Indian film with just the right amount of spice and garnish that emerges as a real treat.(16) Patel, known for playing the mushy girlfriend in romantic potboilers , said the complaint had been made by airline staff to save themselves.
(1) potboiler :: brood skrywer
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