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Larry Talbot's cane

My next miniature scene (not for a show, just for myself) is going to be the antique shop from the 1941 film The Wolf Man… 129 more words


The Man of a Thousand Faces

Cecil Holland started as an actor in films.  I still have a photograph of him as Jesus, though I never found out what movie it was from.  186 more words

Because I Didn't Want To Sleep on the Couch

Today’s April 1st, and because I don’t like so-called “practical” jokes, I’m giving a nod instead to Reading Is Funny Day.  It’s a day to help a kid borrow a joke book from the library.   230 more words

And The Eyes Have It

There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. – Romans 8:1 (ESV)

**Please be advised this post is for March 26, 2015. 969 more words

Patio Theater, get ready...

Who has two thumbs, fangirl skills for days, and managed to find a total of 3 friends who aren’t afraid of clowns, to go to this screening with her? 27 more words

"Late Phases" (2014) REVIEW

Werewolves have been a horror film staple since Lon Chaney (that’s the junior Chaney) donned the faux fur in The Wolf Man way back in 1941. 611 more words


Congrats, Carla!

“Give me a sense of purpose, a real sense of purpose, now!” – The Pretenders/Chrissie Hynde

This isn’t trending like a white or gold (or is it blue?) dress (really Facebook?!?), but the Academy of Arts and Sciences did give the grand Carla Laemmle (1909-2014) some post-Oscars memoriam recognition for her contribution to motion pictures. 108 more words