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Saturday Night at the Movies

Some interesting films this week:-

First we have Peter Finch in the 1960 film The Trials Of Oscar Wilde

Then we feature Moonrise a film noir from 1948… 19 more words

Red Riding Hood (2011)

Duration 1h 40m Rating (UK) 12A Source of story Loosely based on the folk tale of the same name. Writers/Script David Leslie Johnson Additional Info… 342 more words
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Burning Books

First, there was the book by Ray Bradbury. In retrospect, the author said that he considered himself a fantasy writer and that Farenheit 451 was his only science fiction novel. 363 more words


Film Review: Fahrenheit 451 (dir by Francois Truffaut)

Tonight, HBO will be premiering a film version of Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451.  This version will star Michael B. Jordan as “fireman” Guy Montag and Michael Shannon as Montag’s boss, Captain Beatty.   748 more words


Yummy, Yummy, Yummy. Or, How I Inadvertently Drove My Girlfriend Certifiably Insane. Allegedly.

 As should have become apparent by now, as a child – at least – I was pretty confused about life on planet Earth.  I was looking for a degree of consistency that didn’t seem to exist.   3,990 more words

Away From Her (2006)


Okay. Deep breath. It’s another Alzheimer’s film. After the emotional journey of Still Alice (2014), old Jack thought he’d go the whole hog and bask in some… 658 more words


Julie Christie in Fortuny

Fortuny dresses have always been collected by women who are beauties and/or intellectuals: Eleanora Duse, Sarah Bernhardt, Isadora Duncan, The Marchesa Casati Stampa, Consuelo, Duchess of Marlborough, Marie-Laure de Noailles, Mrs Gloria Cooper Vanderbilt, Anjelica Huston, Monica Vitti, and now Julie Christie, who bought Fortuny’s pink and silver dress with pleated silk side and glass buttons at a recent auction at Christie’s. 199 more words