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The Division of Audio Visual Arts (DAVA) – Faculty of Humanities (FH) in collaboration with Emile Chahine Foundation at Notre Dame University-Louaize (NDU) is organizing a Cine Club screening of Hugo (2011) followed by a discussion with event moderator Mr. 44 more words

World Cinema

September 24: Happy Birthday Ben Platt and Jessica Lucas

Ben Platt is celebrating his 24th birthday.  He dropped out of Columbia University after only a few weeks of attendance to pursue his acting career.  He made his film debut in 2012, playing the supporting role of Benji Applebaum, the illusionist turned… 1,050 more words

Celebrity Birthdays

Our latest Bond 25 questions

It’s summer. Instead of going to the beach the blog came up with some new Bond question after this weekend’s story by the U.K. tabloid Mirror saying Daniel Craig would play 007 for a fifth time. 473 more words

James Bond Films

Remembering the Memorial Day Order

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I detest the overly recreational and commercialized hype of how we Americans “celebrate” Memorial Day. It is a time for contemplation and remembering those who have given their last full measure of devotion to our country. 1,494 more words


Alien: Covenant - Review


For as many films as the Alien franchise has managed to spawn, only Ridley Scott’s original film has maintained where it was at its very best. 1,057 more words

Film Reviews

2017 - ALIEN: COVENANT, dir. Ridley Scott

“Better to reign in Hell, than to serve in Heaven.” – John Milton, Paradise Lost

Bursting forth with sickening brutality and chilling thrills, Ridley Scott’s second… 1,292 more words


Movie Review: ALIEN:COVENANT - serves the franchise better than Prometheus did, but suffers from the same maladies.

I’ll begin by getting it out of the way first: I hated Prometheus.  In terms of the franchise that was unleashed upon the world in 1979, it’s one of the weakest of the six core movies (I’m choosing to ignore the two crossover… 1,653 more words

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