American agent Harry Latham has penetrated the fortresslike mountain hideaway of the Brotherhood of the Watch, a neo-Nazi organization that was born in the. While Ludlum’s readers will probably scoop up his latest thriller come what may, they may be disheartened to find it has a virtually suspenseless plot. Brilliant. Writers: Robert Ludlum (novel), John Goldsmith (teleplay) | 1 more credit» . Also Known As: Robert Ludlum’s The Apocalypse Watch See more».
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The dialogue is not great; it seems to be stuck in the Ludlum younger years.
But parts that are too critical to allow for a suspension of disbelief. The main story was full of subplots, with Drew, Karin and others trying to get ahead of neo-nazis evil plot.
Full Cast and Crew. We shall relish it for him. Jun 30, M rated it liked it. Stay in Touch Sign up. Can Drew Latham trust his own brother? A non-Ludlum book supposedly inspired by his unused notes, Covert One: The Cry of the Halidon.
Beware of the 4th Reich.
Ludlum can make any robedt real and the most outlandish conspiracy come to life in vivid detail. Only Drew is not a field agent but an analyst.
August 14, Imprint: The generalizations are too much even for me, not exactly a raving liberal. Robert Ludlum’s The Moscow Vector. Robert Ludlum’s The Cassandra Compact. Yes No Report this. Throwing in the love interest between the hero and the heroine you cannot fail to get the readers onside. Apoclaypse is decent but much of the dialogue is overly dramatic for the given circumstances. Robert Ludlum was the author of twenty-seven novels, each one a New York Times bestseller.
The Apocalypse Watch
Dead Cold Mysteries Box Set 1: For Harry Latham has emerged with an explosive list: After 32 months of grueling serpentine work, Harry Latham code-named Stingmultilingual deep-cover agent for American intelligence, penetrates the secret lair of the Brotherhood of the Watch, its huge, fully operational training camp camouflaged in an Alpine valley.
Harry’s ” Nazi-sympathizers list” creates confusion and havoc all over the world, because the names in the list consists of men and women of high profiles with fine reputations.
Deep in Hausruck Mountains of Austria, in a remote hideaway, there lies the nerve center of ominous movement, the “Brotherhood of watch”the progenitors of Germany’s Fourth Reich. This is one of Ludlum’s last novel prior to his passing. It just got terribly boring after a while.
I did enjoy the book none the less, and Robert Ludlum is still one of my favorite writers. Well, what is there to say about this book? Although, it would seem out of place in this age and time, still you are hooked. Apple Audible downpour eMusic audiobooks.
THE APOCALYPSE WATCH by Robert Ludlum | Kirkus Reviews
Sad really because the plot had so much potential. Big twists at the end of this one, highly recommended if you are into thrillers of this style! Attacked twice by unknown assassins at his hotel room, Drew becomes the prime target for the Brotherhood of watch. Aug 12, Passionate Globetrotter rated it it was ok. Start your free trial. But when Drew receives the ludljm news that Harry ludluk surfaced, gut-twisting doubts arise.
Robert Ludlum was the author of twenty-one novels, ljdlum a New York Times bestseller. It seems as if all the dialogue is a cliche for pulp novels that were written in the 40s and 50s. Written in and set in about that timeframe, the story might have been better if it had been set 20 years earlier or modern day.
On the eve of his most spectacular success, Apocalylse Lathem disappears all of a sudden. The story idea or a Neo-Nazi conspiracy was attractive to me and plausible, but so much does not add up. Have fun with this one.