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MY FAVORITE FILMS OF 1949

MY FAVORITE FILMS OF 1949

It’s 1949. ( What, already? ) And you’ve been reading my list for days and weeks. I hope not. Hopefully my capsule-sized reviews are a swift, easy and entertaining read. 804 more words

MY FAVORITE FILMS

First Comes F***, Then Comes Fix

***Hi everyone! Just wanted to let you know that I won’t be posting for a couple of weeks! If you need more information on that then visit the last 2 posts of my other blog! 768 more words

Love

A HAIRY HERO

2014 ended with a blockbuster biblical epic, technically known as a peplum, which has the distinction of having been immediately banned in Egypt where it was accused of being too pro-Semitic. 613 more words

New Year; Flashback

***Hi everyone! Sorry this post is a bit late; I thought I scheduled it last night! Enjoy!***

(Present Day)

Our New Years’ celebrations are typically fashioned on the rooftop of an apartment building. 1,820 more words

Love

"Samson Agonistes" by John Milton

Samson Shorn

All mortals I excell’d, and great in hopes
With youthful courage and magnanimous thoughts
Of birth from Heav’n foretold and high exploits,
Full of divine instinct, after some proof…

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Poetry

Paradise Lost: II. Blindness and Death

A passage in Book 3 where Milton laments his blindness reminds me of the suicide speech of Sophocles’ Ajax. Such is the power of poetry, which made me realize for the first time, that blindness is death, spiritual blindness in particular. 379 more words

Poetry

The True Meaning Of The Walk Of Shame

***Hi all! Here’s a BONUS post! Initially this was going to be part of a much longer post on the next scheduled upload, but I wanted everyone to read this comment I made on the post ‘ 473 more words