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The best movies ever

Having disagreed with the Sight and Sound poll of film directors that Ozu’s “Tokyo Story” is the greatest film ever made, I wanted to revive my own list of the ten best (there was a much longer list of my favorites that was my most visited epinion). 2,266 more words

Stephen O. Murray

Mission versus Desire

Sora no longer wanted to be infiltrating this place.

He had done it so well. Haruto was such a helpful person. He had wanted to give Sora everything he had asked for. 293 more words


The General

the general
dirs. clyde bruckman & buster keaton

As I’ve said before, I love Buster Keaton. He was a genius; he was stoic; he was gorgeous in a weird, subtle way.  323 more words

August 31 Trivia Rankings

A very interesting night of trivia so thanks to all the wonderful Quizlings who came out to play. Reminder that Tomato Jake’s Wednesday Night Trivia will be celebrating our seventh anniversary every week in September. 146 more words

Red Robin Takes On A Drone Fleet

Tim Drake’s always been touted as the smartest in the Bat family. But his intelligence has always been featured as computer and hacking related. This sequence has me hyped up for the next issue. 20 more words


The General (1926): Happy birthday to... hey, wait a minute...

Buster Keaton’s action-comedy classic The General turns 90* this year, and it is all the condescending things people normally say about someone lucky enough to be around for nine decades—still spry and witty, and surprisingly good-looking—only genuinely so. 793 more words

Movie Reviews

Today in Irish History – 18 August:

1579 – Death of James Fitzgerald, rebel leader.

1728 – James Caulfeild, 4th Viscount and 1st Earl of Charlemont; soldier and nationalist, is born in Dublin. 953 more words