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AFF Review: My Old Lady

My Old Lady played to a sold out crowd at the Atlantic Film Festival.  Based on the cast and trailer, I went in with fairly high expectations, which were not entirely met.  315 more words

Film

Talk Like a Pirate at HOOK this evening

Arrggghhh Matey!  Today is Talk Like a Pirate Day!

Don’t be a landlubber.  Discover the treasure at the CALS Ron Robinson Theater today at the screening of HOOK. 107 more words

Film

Movie Review: 'My Old Lady'

By Bill Wine
KYW Newsradio 1060

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — My Old Lady sure sounds like a comedy.

Temporarily homeless Mathias Gold, a failed American writer played by Kevin Kline, inherits an apartment in Paris from his estranged father only to find that elderly Madame Mathilde Girard, played by Maggie Smith, and her protective and hostile daughter, Chloe, played by Kristin Scott Thomas, are living in it and, according to French real estate laws, don’t have to vacate the premises. 581 more words

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Baby Quilts, Favourite Films and Austen Challenge


As I mentioned in last week’s post, it is with the darkening evenings that my fingers itch for a project and I want to get cosy with some crafting. 1,428 more words

Books

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘My Old Lady’

You can hear KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl’s movie reviews on KCBS All News 740AM and 106.9FM Fridays at 8:53am & 4:53pm.

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews the film “My Old Lady,” a dramedy about a man (Kevin Kline) inheriting a Paris apartment from his late father, which comes with some complications by way of an occupant (Maggie Smith) who isn’t willing to leave. 256 more words

Entertainment

Toronto Film Review: 'My Old Lady'

Parental failures, lingering filial resentments and obscure French real-estate laws are placed under the microscope in veteran playwright Israel Horovitz’s debut feature, “My Old Lady,” with only the latter yielding any novel discoveries. 679 more words

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