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This is something a bit different from my usual stuff on this ol’ blog. Hope you enjoy reading my answers to this TAG (I found it on youtube) and if you want to take part in it then you are more than welcome to. 970 more words


The slow fade

Note: I’m on vacation this week, so I’ll be republishing a few of my favorite posts from earlier in this blog’s run. This post originally appeared, in a slightly different form, on September 16, 2014. 833 more words


Maple Syrup, Talent and the Joy of Cleaning@ BYOB Party in March, 2016 (Part 4)

There were many non-fiction books that readers discussed besides the classics and fiction discussed (Check Parts 1, 2 and 3)

Sudharsan read War Plan Red… 616 more words

BYOB Party

The Rogue's Guide to Shakespeare on Film #23: Macbeth (1971)

#23: Macbeth (1971)

Early on, this Roman Polanski film from 1971, the year of my birth, looks like every non-Shakespearean’s nightmare about what Shakespeare is like: forgettable characters braying gibberish that is meant to set the scene, but in essence makes us not especially want to watch the story at all. 1,297 more words


Review de la semana: Chinatown

Hola! Como ayer fue el cumpleaños de Jack Nicholson, decidí celebrarlo viendo una de sus películas, Chinatown, del 1974 y dirigida por Roman Polanski. … 560 more words

Review De La Semana

Der Gott des Gemetzels

Der Gott des Gemetzels

(Regie: Roman Polanski – Deutschland/Frankreich/Polen/Spanien, 2011)

Ein Streit unter 11jährigen irgendwo in New York; einer der Jungen wird geschlagen, verliert zwei Zähne.

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Movie Review: CHINATOWN (1974)

Tribute review as today is Jack Nicholson’s 79th birthday.

Movie Reviews

Directed by Roman Polanski
Starring: Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Huston, Diane Ladd… 935 more words