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366 days of gratitude

Oamaru’s Majestic theatre was overseen by Mr Horsborough. always immaculate in a dinner suit and bow tie even for matinée showings.

Those were the days when each session began with the National Anthem ( 213 more words


My affection for the new Housing Minister is almost absolute!

I once met the actress Hayley Mills, the violinist Tasmin Little, and the biggest ‘Luvvie’ of them all, Richard Attenborough. There have been others and I know I’m really nothing but a big ‘groupie’! 236 more words


In Search of the Castaways (1962)

Our son is at that hilarious age where hot lava is everywhere. Everywhere. So I’m obliged as a parent to show him a movie or two in which some volcanoes erupt. 567 more words


Dancer Nick Phillips Embraces The Thrill Of Performing Live With Legends

No matter how many times he crosses the boards on stage or hits his mark in front of a camera, nerves and adrenaline are expected and even welcomed in the life of a performer. 523 more words


The Parent Trap

Kid’s Month continues on Cinema Sips this week with the beloved Disney classic, The Parent Trap (DVD/Download).  I know a lot of people love the re-make, but for me it’s Hayley Mills 4Ever.   349 more words

Movie Cocktails

Must-see classic movies to watch this summer

The summer blockbuster offerings are pretty lackluster this year with sequels we never asked for and the endless parade of superhero films. To beat the heat and have a fun time in doors, take in a good ol’ classic film. 829 more words

4 Ways Living with Vision Loss is Like Summer Camp

Crackling camp fires and wayward hikes. Tipped canoes in placid lakes. Simple cabins in the woods. Watching campers on TV in the 1980s, I wanted to sign up alongside Hayley Mills in The Parent Trap. 470 more words

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