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Look Back In Anger : the Death of a Play

I doubt if I could love anyone who did not wish to see Look Back In Anger (…) the best young play of its decade… 1,185 more words


From Cleopatra to the Suez Canal

My Arabic translating and typing skills are a bit rusty but getting better with this round of cigarette packs. Fortunately, half of these packs are from the same brand – CLEOPATRA! 348 more words


Has it ever occurred to you that life is all memory?

Except for each present moment that goes by so quickly, you can hardly catch it?


Music to Make Horror Movies By: Joey Heatherton

Like wisps of cotton candy brought to vibrant life, 60s starlet Joey Heatherton looks almost edible in the teen thriller My Blood Runs Cold. Her lusciousness here is underscored by her credible sauciness as a spoiled heiress – and the sexy vocal chills she provides with the song (of the same title) that she recorded to cash in on the film’s hoped for success. 59 more words


Portrait: # 1 - Richard Burton

The first in a series of watercolour paintings of acting heroes of mine. Richard Burton was a tremendously inspirational figure to me – his work in films like… 45 more words

Richard Burton

Empty Bottle

“I hope that was an empty bottle, George! You can’t afford to waste good liquor, not on your salary!”
—Martha, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, 1966

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Beautiful Ruins, by Jess Walters

I’m on vacation this week, and the first book I’ve read is Beautiful Ruins, by Jess Walters.  The book tells the love stories of several characters, spanning across 5 decades.  97 more words