A series of novels by British-born Lee Child, about ex-Military Policeman Jack Reacher, Walking the Earth after mustering out from over a decade of service. A Military Brat, having spent his younger years being posted all round the world, he decides to get a closer look at his home country. On his journeys across America he stumbles across his fair share of forgers, smugglers, gun runners, drug dealers and assassins. He then proceeds to sit down with each of them in turn and have civilized discussions -over a lovely cup of tea- why they really should stop all this unpleasant business and whatnot.Received a film adaptation based on the novel One Shot titled Jack Reacher, which was directed and written by Christopher McQuarrie, starring Tom Cruise in the lead role with Rosamund Pike, Richard Jenkins, Robert Duvall, and Werner Herzog also starring.
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