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Review: The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)

As a young boy, no hero was greater in my mind’s eye than Robin Hood and only Star Wars held a more honored spot in my childhood imagination. 670 more words


Film Review: Captain From Castile (1947)

Release Date: December 25th, 1947
Directed by: Henry King
Written by: Lamar Trotti
Based on: Captain From Castile by Samuel Shellabarger
Music by: Alfred Newman… 494 more words

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Film Review: Adventures of Don Juan (1948)

Also known as: The New Adventures of Don Juan (UK)
Release Date: December 1st, 1948
Directed by: Vincent Sherman
Written by: Herbert Dalmas, George Oppenheimer, Harry Kurnitz… 323 more words


High Seas Holidays

The votes are in, and my group of players have almost unanimously elected to go with a high seas adventure game with strong involvement of secret societies.   216 more words

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Film Review: Scaramouche (1952)

Release Date: June 27th, 1952 (USA)
Directed by: George Sidney
Written by: Ronald Millar, George Froeschel
Based on: Scaramouche by Rafael Sabatini
Music by: Victor Young… 380 more words


The Red Sphinx: Alexandre Dumas


Now that Christmas is almost upon us, we can start planning reading lists for the New Year. For those who love derring-do, intrigue and swashbuckling, there’s a treat coming up in January: a fresh new translation of a little-known sequel to  1,397 more words


The Serpent's Map (Part VII)

This is the continuation from this post. For a quick recap, the soldier Graciano, the smuggler Ramiro, and the doctor Viktoria have found themselves stranded on an island filled with snake people. 1,667 more words