Archive for October, 2013

            Unlikely Duo       PHILOMENA is a quintessentially British film that tells the tale of a working class,...

            The Train Gentleman       THE RAILWAY MAN is an Australian film based on the true story of...

             The Peckish Pastimes       THE HUNGER GAMES in 2012 made an international star out of former indie...

         Ice Story       WINTER’S TALE was a Shakespearean play.  It was also a 1983 novel by Mark Helprin. Sadly,...

            The Attorney     Cormac McCarthy has seen three of his novels go to the screen as acclaimed movies...

            Walter’s Hidden Existence       THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY is a short story by James Thurber...

             Don’t Bully Her!       On the remote chance that there is anyone who was unaware of Stephen...

            And I’ll bet the sweeps on that!        Q:  The old adage: “an apple a day keeps...

        Montage One        What, Pray Tell, Is The Edwardian Ball?   THE EDWARDIAN BALL is an elegant and whimsical celebration...

          Summer : Oklahoma       AUGUST : OSAGE COUNTY was a Pulitzer and Tony winning stage play by Tracy...

              Principal Manservant       THE BUTLER, while having a universal appeal as an interesting movie, will resonate...

            Final Sin City       LAST VEGAS is perhaps ‘The Hangover’ for senior citizens.  The star power is...

            Complete the Emptiness       FILL THE VOID is Israel’s entry into the Foreign Language Movie Oscar stakes....

            A Dozen Years in Servitude       12 YEARS A SLAVE has 9 Oscar nominations and 9 BAFTA...

             U.S. Shakedown       AMERICAN HUSTLE is based on the 1978 ABSCAM F.B.I. sting that actually saw the...

            The Worth Of Our Lives The Four Bs: Being, Belonging, Believing And Benevolence       All four Bs...

        As we venture out into our world, travel can consist of a day visit to the closest towns or a journey...