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When You've Had Enough of the News...

When I suddenly find myself screaming as I scan the news, I know it’s time to back off.

Mr. Peabody and the Mermaid (1948), a fantasy about a middle-aged Bostonian who falls in love with a mermaid, is an effective dose of sanity, funny, whimsical, and witty: they really don’t make movies like this anymore. 149 more words


Libeled Lady (1936)

The Front Page

The opening credits of Libeled Lady are not your typical list of screen names, instead we get footage of the four main stars walking arm in arm very happily as their names come on screen one by one. 340 more words

Movie Reviews

Tuesday Morning QB (CFL Week 1)

There was plenty to talk about after the first week of the CFL season as football returned with plenty of changes to critique.

Some new coaches were successful in their debuts with new teams while others fell short. 1,296 more words


Can They Stay Retired?

Motion Picture Classic, issue Jul-Dec 1930 asks Can They Stay Retired?


Reel Infautation Blogathon- Three Sexy Detectives

When it was announced there was going to be a blogathon to gush about your on screen crushes, I was super excited- I have absolutely no shortage of them- the only problem was I had a hard time choosing who to write about. 964 more words


Ottawa Picks Up Where They Left Off

The Ottawa REDBLACKS played their first game of the season, which my wife likes to remind me that it doesn’t count for anything. Well, they won 18-14 over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers… 441 more words

Ottawa RedBlacks

Wrong Address

It’s disturbingly common for police to be sent to, or arrive at, the wrong address. Most of the time, they figure it out with just a little confusion. 421 more words

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