Lauren Child is an English children’s author. Her books are charming, with whimsical characters like Lola of Charlie and Lola. She is depicted being totally herself against backgrounds with graphic wallpaper. 341 more words
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Let It Ride (1989) Directed by Joe Pytka. With Richard Dreyfuss, Teri Garr, David Johansen and Jennifer Tilly.
Watching a celebrated actor like Richard Dreyfuss, utilising his talents in a comedy as mind-bogglingly trite as Joe Pytka’s Let It Ride, the story of a man who bets increasing amounts of money on horse racing, is equal parts peculiar and sad. 214 more words
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The film opens with Bill Kincaid (Edward Norton) lecturing his class at Brown University about Plato’s Socratic dialogues, and discussing Greek philosophy. He dismisses the class and then meets up with his student, Anne (Lucy DeVito). 1,532 more words
Mea culpa. Been busy lately. Yesterday I had my cousin with me on the ride home. We spent the time chatting.
This afternoon, it’s a working ride home. 35 more words
Now if that book cover isn’t ominous, I don’t know what is. It doesn’t even need the rows of supersized teeth that were added in the film’s promotional posters and later editions of the novel. 720 more words