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Batman Begins (6)

Released 2005 Rating 12 in UK Director Christopher Nolan Writer/s David S Goyer, Christopher Nolan Starring 208 more words

Inception (2012)

Channel: Sky Crime / Thriller

Time: 11:10pm – 1:40am

Action: ***** Lots, brilliantly imaginative

Realism: ***** None at all, but convincing in its own way… 150 more words


Note from Roger - Tampopo

Before sharing Roger’s note and the Los Angeles Times review, I’d like to share a few words. I saw Tampopo yesterday at a 2:00 PM matinee screening at the Riviera Theatre in the hills above Santa Barbara. 1,347 more words


Get Ready for Ramen: 'Tampopo' Returns

To truly appreciate Japanese rāmen, you need a brisk cold day in a city where central heating can’t be taken for granted. For me, it was a warm winter in Sapporo, Japan, walking among the ice sculptures  and feeling  the slap of cold air against my face that had only experienced Southern California winters. 742 more words

Monjilla At The Movies

“Tampopo” Honors the Culinary Art

By Thomas William Price, Contributing Writer

There are few movies that celebrate food in the manner that the 1985 film “Tampopo” does. There is something so divinely blissful about every aspect of this film that permeates to the audience in a way that is as delicious as the noodles we see the characters eating. 415 more words


Happy Birthday: Ken Watanabe

Ken Watanabe

Born: October 21, 1959 in Uonuma, Japan

I have no sense of myself as a sex symbol at all. But the meaning of sex symbol might be a little different in Japan to elsewhere. 180 more words

Happy Birthday