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Hofstra University – is a Master Attractor.

When I wrote five years ago my blog titled: “Who Is A Master Attractor?” I had in mind, people; individual people. 617 more words

Filmmaking Quote #46 (Coppola)

“I don’t think there’s any artist of any value who doesn’t doubt what they’re doing.”
5-time Oscar winner Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather) 280 more words

Filmmaking Quote Of The Day

Yearning for a time I never knew

I’m odd. That much is true and can be easily verified by anyone who goes to school with me. I went through the practically compulsory teenage phase of thick black eyeliner and My Chemical Romance, but I was odd before that and have continued to be odd ever since. 185 more words

Rumble Fish (1983)

A high school drop out and son of an alcoholic has his life turned upside down when the older brother he idolises comes back to town and makes him question his entire view of the world. 148 more words


Rumble Fish (1983)

The beauty of this is one of poetry that does not find the need to condescend to those of us who are watching. We are in among those we find in the story that lingers in moments that find no reason to explain themselves. 664 more words


THX 1138 (1971)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 9 out of 10

4-Word Review: Sex is not allowed.

THX 1138 (Robert Duvall) is member of a futuristic, work camp-like society where everyone has shaved heads, forced to take drugs to control their emotions and avoid having sex, which is forbidden. 768 more words


Whose Advice Are You Taking?

As a composer, I believe it is important to pay attention to how different film directors think about and approach their craft, and ours. After all, we need to continually hone our collaborative skills since they are the focus for using our abilities successfully to serve and underscore the needs of the film, the TV show, or the video game. 457 more words

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