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reacher

(rē′chĕr)
A type of extension device for assisting persons with limited reach to grasp and manipulate objects in the performance of everyday tasks.
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There is no word yet on who will play Reacher, although fans have suggested Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Matthew McConaughey or Chris Hemsworth.
Tom Cruise, left, returns as Jack Reacher in Never Go Back
There's another Reacher adventure coming in just a few months, and as I did last time, I will show up in the studio wearing jeans that've been pressed beneath a mattress and carrying only a travel toothbrush, and I will treasure each and every moment.
"Although Cruise is a lovely man and a great actor, the readers felt that he's not physically right for Reacher. Reacher is a big, intimidating man and not particularly good-looking."
Reacher decides to take a detour from his plan to investigate his dad's life.
The size of Reacher is really, really important and it's a big component of who he is.
But Lee has vowed that Villa legend Gordon Cowans will never take a bow - because he'd need to be even bigger than Reacher.
A Jack Reacher book is sold somewhere in the world every
THE STORY: We open on Reacher, reeling from his most recent breakup, walking past a pawn shop in Wisconsin.
From the publisher: Lee Child's iconic anti-hero Jack Reacher is the stuff made of legend--a larger-than-life man who is "loved by women, feared by men, and respected by all".
I emerged with mixed emotions; Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is an enjoyable affair and Cruise is as watchable as ever, but it felt all too generic.