Dickens In The Other Room
In Ben Wheatley’s extraordinary English Civil War film A Field In England several men dig for treasure and instead, of course, find only death in a large hole. 714 more words
3 weeks, 5 days ago
We paid a rather flying visit to Wadsworth’s brewery in Devizes; we had hoped to go on a tour and see the dray horses still used to transport the barrels, but we were a little late after an exciting day doing other things. 435 more words
2 months ago
Words from the Wampuscat
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Fifteen men on a dead man’s chest! Yo! Ho! Ho! And a bottle of Rum!
3 months ago
The Ultimate Novel List
When I first discovered that I loved classic literature, I wanted to make sure that I read all the classics. This is kind of why I started this blog. 1,708 more words
4 months, 4 weeks ago
Wallace Beery as Long John Silver in 1934–still the best!
One of our favorite movies is Treasure Island, the 1934 version with Wallace Beery as Long John Silver and Jackie Cooper as Jim Hawkins. 210 more words
9 months, 2 weeks ago
Unlikely Lady of Leisure
Ahoy there! Somethin’ excitin’ is comin’ o’er yer way come the end of October! Better be on the lookout for it, me hearties!
Singapore Repertory Theatre’s… 522 more words
10 months, 2 weeks ago