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Second Breakfast: So, I Finally Saw 'Paddington'

I have just completed a pretty long journey. Granted, it would have been much shorter if I hadn’t started out by heading two and a half thousand miles in the opposite direction of my final destination, but what are you going to do? 713 more words

Movie Review


Just what the doctor ordered. I was a little under-the-weather a few days ago, and while vegetating on the family room sofa, I scheduled a family watch of director Paul King’s “Paddington” on our big screen. 301 more words


Short film review: The Muse

Muse -noun
  1. (Muse) (In Greek and Roman mythology) each of nine goddesses, the daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne, who preside over the arts and sciences.
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"Lilting", a thought-provoking slice of cross-cultural life

Lilting: (adj) pleasant rise and fall of the voice

Like its title, this movie exhibits that spoken language can’t be as good as emotions to connect two different people, who shares grief for the same person they love deeply. 524 more words


Cloud Atlas

Cloud Atlas (2012)
★★★ / ★★★★

Though just about anyone, from the most experienced critic to a casual moviegoer, can consider it a success or a failure, what cannot be denied is that “Cloud Atlas,” directed by Tom Tykwer, Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski, has vision and it dares to ask us what we should expect from the movies as an art form and as a source of entertainment. 722 more words

Well, I'm Certainly Not Going Through Life With One Hand Tied Behind My Back. -- James Dean