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Cinematic Gaze--A Quest on Foot

Perhaps it’s just me or some soul mate out there also reached the same conclusion.  When I watched the movie The Way, adapted, directed, performed and produced by Emilio Estevez and starring his father, Martin Sheen as Tom Avery, another movie came to mind.  1,181 more words

Essay

THURSDAY NITE ROAD MOVIE PICKS OF THE WEEK #2.

The Thursday Nite Road Movie Picks of the Week are as follows:

1.  Last Ride (Ivin, 2009)

2. Walkabout (Roeg, 1971)

3. Time of the Wolf (Haneke, 2003) 10 more words

Lee Konitz/Dan Tepfer: All The Things You Are documentary

I have always enjoyed road movies! There’s some kind of  magic in being inside of a car travelling endless distances, seeing the hours go by, together with the movie’s character(s). 36 more words

Jazz

You can never go fast enough

Last Sunday I came across a classic car show in a Seattle suburb. The bright colors and streamlined shapes were impossible to resist. I stopped to join the crowd in rapt admiration of the immaculately restored Mustangs, GTO’s, T-Birds, Corvettes and other beauties dating as far back as the 1920’s. 980 more words

Culture

Eddie Macon's Run (1983)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 5 out of 10

4-Word Review: He runs across Texas.

Each Monday during the month of September, in order to celebrate my impending move from Indianapolis to Austin, Texas, we will be reviewing an 80’s movie that takes place in Texas. 638 more words

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