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The Bard's Birthday

All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players.”
–William Shakespeare (April 23, 1564-April 23, 1616)

This month we celebrate the 450th birthday of William Shakespeare, who penned some of the world’s most brilliant plays and sonnets. 282 more words

Speed Reading

46 years old and still scaring: Rosemary's Baby

(FYI,this is full of spoilers)

I started watching Roman Polanski’s brilliant 1968 adaptation of Ira Levin’s novel the other night on a whim. I have seen the film many times and my intent was to just watch the first 20 minutes or so because it was very close to my bedtime. 652 more words

Cinema

VoicesFILM Top 20 Films

What Up Yo.
In no particular order….20 of my favorite films…

Films I consider to be masterpieces of cinema.
Many are not here, I have a list of 200 coming, 122 more words

Film

The Marriage of the Old and New Horror in "Rosemary's Baby"

Roman Polanski’s Rosemary’s Baby (1968) is an Academy-Award winning horror-thriller. It was one of the best works of horror of it’s time due to Roman Polanski. 454 more words

Sintra + The Ninth Gate + Roman Polanski + Johnny Depp | Confused?

Constructed in 1890 by the architect José Luís Monteiro, the Biester Chalet is on (for me the most) of the most beautiful chalets in Sintra. Its architecture is manly inspired by the English Baroque. 61 more words

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