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For Now – Dick Clark – So Long   Once called “America’s Oldest Teenager’  – Dick Clark has died aged 82.  A fixture embedded in...

    Intriguing Stories How a teenage Audrey Hepburn escaped a Nazi brothel and how those who went on to become famous survived the last...

  THE WOMAN IN BLACK harks back to the old style of thriller.   Very little shock and awe gore, but rather the unease and foreboding of...

    Marvin’s Last Note Sounds   Marvin Hamlisch stood out among modern music composers because his accolades included three Academy Awards, four Emmys, a Tony...

Pretty Friend Guy de Maupassant was one of the 19th Century’s best short story writers and his style was economical and efficient.  He scribed around...

        Slaying Them Quietly    KILLING THEM SOFTLY is a hardboiled, hard-edged crime thriller set in New Orleans in 2008, with the...

  The Jason Bequest   THE BOURNE LEGACY is not a sequel to the famous Matt Damon – Bourne Trilogy. And it is categorically not...

    Somewhere Strange   HOLY MOTORS is the first movie in 13 years for Leos Carax since his POLA X in 1999.  Where do...

    Maggie Named after a Gerald Manley Hopkins poem, Kenneth Lonergan’s film MARGARET has been slumbering for some years.  Originally shot in 2005 by...

Sam Coppola chalked up almost 70 screen appearances, but may best be remembered for SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER. There he played Dan Fusco, the owner of...

    Smuggled Goods   CONTRABAND breaks no new ground.  The ‘this is my last job – ever’ crime dramas have been around a while...

    Conqueror Of Corioles   Many of Shakespeare’s plays have gone to screen multiple times.  (Or were they his plays or merely attributed to...

  The Contest Anton Chekhov’s THE DUEL is the successful result of a multi ethnic collaboration to bring his novella to the screen.  The Director,...

            Mary Martin’s Boy Goes      Dallas star Larry Hagman dies aged 81 after battle with cancer.   The...

            FBI Re-Issues Marilyn Monroe Files     FBI files on Marilyn Monroe that could not be located earlier this...

    Fire Stealing Titan   There has been much excitement and anticipation about Ridley Scott’s prequel to ALIEN arriving on screen.  With PROMETHEUS, it...

  The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel This charming tale involves seven Brit senior citizens who decide it is too costly to be retired in England so...