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Ben-Hur (1959)

Dir. William Wyler. Starring Charlton Heston, Stephen Boyd, Haya Harareet

This is weird for me to say about him, but Charlton Heston was the right man for the job. 1,555 more words


Adam: His Song Continues (1986)

Plot: After his son was kidnapped and killed, John Walsh (Daniel J. Travanti) refused to sit idle and took action, seeking out leads, drumming up coverage, and drawing attention to the woeful state of child protective services. 467 more words

Our Town Too Close for Comfort

DATELINE:  Thorton Wilder Classic

Doro Mirande, Fay Bainter, and Martha Scott, stand out among the dead.

With music by Aaron Copland and set design by William Cameron Menzies, Thornton Wilder’s… 345 more words

Movie Reviews

The Bionic Woman 1.2 - Welcome Home, Jaime (part two)

It’s not possible, in today’s environment, to watch this episode and not be reminded of the Trumps. I’m not claiming it’s an exact metaphor, but in this story, Carlton Harris, ladykiller that he thinks he is, changes plans once Jaime and Oscar convince him that she’s unhappy with OSI pay and unwilling to work for the government anymore. 231 more words

Richard Anderson

The Bionic Woman 1.1 - Welcome Home, Jaime (part one)

I enjoyed springing the surprise that Jaime Sommers got her own show. I told our favorite six year-old critic that we’d be watching some bionic action tonight, and then I told him we would not be watching… 294 more words

Richard Anderson

Strange Bargain (1949)

Noir in a Leave it to Beaver setting is how this RKO release comes across with Jeffrey Lynn getting in over his head in this nifty plotted thriller from producer Sid Rogell and director Will Price. 809 more words

Daily Take

The Six Million Dollar Man 2.20 - The Bionic Woman (part two)

Bless his heart. Our son did better than I feared as Jaime died on the operating table. He squeezed Mommy’s arm very tightly and he was subdued and quiet and very surprised. 138 more words

Richard Anderson