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This is a 2012 film about a retirement home for elderly former musicians. The home faces closure, and there is to be a concert to raise money to ensure the Home stays open. 317 more words


Cinematic Ignorance: A ROOM WITH A VIEW (1985)

Would you be surprised to learn that Devon, especially a young Devon, was not well-versed in Costume Dramas?  That is. Until. He viewed A Room With A View… 1,294 more words


Movie Quote of the Day - Hook, 1991 (dir. Steven Spielberg)

Granny Wendy: So. . .your adventures are over.
Peter Banning: Oh, no. To live. . .to live would be an awfully big adventure.

Movie Quote Of The Day

From The Archives | The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Starring | Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel, Celia Imrie, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson, Penelope Wilton
Writer | Ol Parker
Director | John Madden
Run-Time | 730 more words


The Joy of Miss Jean Brodie

I’ve just finished reading “The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie” by Muriel Spark which is something I’ve wanted to do for years. I’ve always been enthralled by the movie with… 324 more words

Ladies in Lavender

Director: Charles Dance // Year: 2004

Set during the 1930s in an English seaside town, two sisters – Janet (Maggie Smith) and Ursula (Judi Dench) – took care of a Polish young man named Andrea (Daniel Bruhl) who was washed up on shore. 92 more words

Ian McKellen auditions for 'Downton Abbey' on 'Vicious'

Season 1 | Episode 3 | Aired July 13, 2014 (PBS) 

Everyone needs advice from Freddie and Stuart in the third episode of Vicious. The couple’s best friend, Violet, is desperate to keep her Hungarian boyfriend, while upstairs neighbor Ash realizes he wants to pursue a new line of work. 501 more words