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Ratatouille (2007) (111 mins)

Starring – Patton Oswalt, Ian Holm, Lou Romano

Premise – A rat with an unusual desire and knack to cook joins in an alliance with a hopeless chef at a world famous restaurant. 929 more words

From Hell: Quite nice Victorian drama even though the ending is rather tragic

From Hell by Albert Hughes and Allen Hughes on Netflix
My rating: 7 out of 10 stars

In 1888 London, prostitutes living in London’s poor and decrepit East End are being butchered by a killer who has come to be known as Jack the Ripper.

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The Director of "Marty" Boldly Adapts A Classic for Television: 1979's "All Quiet On The Western Front"

Director Delbert Mann, who passed away in 2007, was one of those great pioneers of early dramatic television. Mann began his career in the late 1940s and saw success through the 1950s directing episodes of The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse, a weekly teleplay program of adapted classics and newer work that was being written by some of the best talents of the day such as Tad Mosel, David Shaw, and Paddy Chayefsky. 1,074 more words


Darke Reviews - Alien (1979)

Some movies have good posters. Some movies have good trailers. Then there are the taglines.

“Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water…” 800 more words


MY MOVIE SHELF: Garden State

The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order (Blu-rays are sorted after DVDs), by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 257  902 more words



In the Paris of 2054, everything is black and white in a city where the worship of youth and pursuit of everlasting beauty is almost the rule of law; a creed propagated by the all powerful Avalon corporation with the old and the sick shut away in out of sight places. 410 more words