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Category Archives: Movies
I invite everyone to look at the magnificent productions of three of Shakespeare’s histories on PBS, on a series entitled, The Hollow Crown: The Wars of the Roses. I’ll have more of to say on this in days ahead, for … Continue reading
Hell or High Water came out last summer. It ran only briefly in one local theater, so I finally caught it on iTunes yesterday. I’d planed to see it since reading an editorial that claimed Hell or High Water captured … Continue reading
We’ve lost another British luminary to cancer at the too-young age of 69. Alan Rickman, whom Harry Potter fans remember as the tortured and acerbic Professor of Potions, is gone. Tributes have poured into social media sites from those who … Continue reading
It’s like coming home 30 years later. Minor spoilers – nothing you won’t see in other reviews. The Empire is gone, but the First Order has risen to menace those who would live free. A young woman named Rey lives as … Continue reading