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A Passage to India

Ah, I haven’t watched a David Lean film in I don’t know how long. It’s good to be back. I seem to be on a bit of a British kick lately, which is always a fun time. 946 more words


A Passage to India (1984)

This movie is so David Lean-y. All striking vistas and cast of thousands and mannered, brutal conversation. That is not a complaint; Lawrence of Arabia… 467 more words

MOVIE REVIEW | A Passage to India (1984)

“My dear, life rarely gives us what we want at the moment we consider appropriate. Adventures do occur, but not punctually.”

For about 20 years, from the mind 40s to the mid 60s, if a studio wanted to make a big, grand, epic, gorgeous adaptation of an important novel, one director was always at the top of the wish list. 559 more words


The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order (Blu-rays are sorted after DVDs), by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 162   602 more words


The Young and Prodigious T. S. Spivet

This delightful surprise of a young person’s movie will probably more enchant the viewer for whom the good ol’ days of outdoor play and homemade science experiments rate higher than videogames and shopping malls. 195 more words

Film Comment

Do you prefer your Christmas spirit...on the rocks?

I like all of my holidays with a glass of good cheer! And yes, I enjoy my Ho Ho Ho with a little Ha Ha Ha. 409 more words

#Last Minute Gift

Author Name:             Judy Ann Davis

Book Title:                   Under Starry Skies  


Hired as the town’s school teacher, Maria O’Donnell and her sister Abigail arrive in the Colorado Territory in 1875, only to find the uncle they were to stay with has been murdered. 182 more words