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Dear Old Alma Mater: John Wayne in TROUBLE ALONG THE WAY (Warner Brothers 1953)

Tomorrow’s the big night, as my New England Patriots go up against the tough defense of the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LII. Tom Brady and company will be going for Ring #6, and everyone here in Southern New England is super excited, looking forward to another victory celebration! 605 more words

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Dear Old Alma Mater: John Wayne in TROUBLE ALONG THE WAY (Warner Brothers 1953)

Tomorrow’s the big night, as my New England Patriots go up against the tough defense of the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LII. Tom Brady and company will be going for Ring #6, and everyone here in Southern New England is super excited, looking forward to another victory celebration! 605 more words

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January 27 in history

1186 Henry VI, the son and heir of the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick I, married Constance of Sicily.

1343 Pope Clement VI issued the Bull  439 more words

History

It's a Wonderful Life

I am thrilled to be writing –finally- about one of my favorite movies of all time, favorite classic by far, and one that I do not feel Christmas is complete without.   276 more words

Cinema Style Ep. 6

Annnnnd we’re back, with the third instalment of Cinema Style ~Christmas Edition~!

I’m thinking I will actually end this mini-series off here (the best things always come in trilogies, right?) but there will, of course, be other non-festive episodes to come. 672 more words

Style

God is a Capra – on the enduring secular relevance of It’s A Wonderful Life

Read only if you’ve watched IAWL. If you haven’t, RUN TO DO SO.


I’ve discovered It’s A Wonderful Life as a 10 year old (as part of my Jimmy Stewart crush) and it has remained one my most affecting all time favourites. 1,175 more words

Film

Movie - It's A Wonderful Life [REVIEW] - Every Time A Bell Rings, An Angel Gets Its Wings

IMDB Rating: 8,6/10
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Director: Frank Capra
Writer: Frances Goodrich
Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore

It’s A Wonderful Life is a heartwarming tale made by… 1,001 more words

Review