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A Rushed But Sincere Happy Birthday

Dear Jane,

Happy Birthday and all that. It is another grey day here.

Well, I had just written a lovely letter talking about the new Austen Project that Harper Collins is working on when my computer decided to lose everything. 208 more words

Notes From Rumbly Cottage

Covers Albums

It seems like most singers get to a point in their career when they do a covers album. This fall brings new covers albums from Annie Lennox (Nostalgia), Aretha Franklin (Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics), Bette Midler (It’s the Girls) plus Lady GaGa and Tony Bennett (Cheek to Cheek). 946 more words

Pop Culture

My Year in Time Travel

As the end of the year approaches, you start to think about what games you have played in the past year. Before you ask, any kind of useful Top Ten is out of the question for me because most games I play tend to not be from the current year. 406 more words

Day #144: Carrie vs. Carrie (2013 remake vs. the novel)

[Carrie – Stephen King (1974)] [Carrie (2013) IMDB]


The story of misfit high-school girl, Carrie White, who gradually discovers that she has telekinetic powers. 629 more words


The Ten Day Nightmare: Day Ten - A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010)

What’s a Nightmare on Elm Street movie without Robert Englund? In 2010, New Line decided to find out, as they rebooted the popular horror franchise for a new generation. 2,934 more words


Remakes, Reboots & Prequels: How Hollywood Has Lost Its Nerve For Independent Thought

In light of the recent news that Hollywood is intending to remake Naked Gun with Ed Helms at the helm, I thought I’d just take a few moments to talk about what is becoming a familiar practice in the movie industry, namely taking an old classic and updating it for a modern audience. 1,842 more words

Chris Mitchell

Carrie (2013)

Directed by Kimberly Peirce

Cast: Chloë Grace Moretz, Julianne Moore, Gabriella Wilde, Ansel Elgort, Alex Russell, Portia Doubleday, Judy Greer, Zoë Belkin, Karissa Strain, Katie Strain, Samantha Weinstein. 1,631 more words