Following a massive heart attack on a flight from London to Los Angeles, Carrie Fisher died on Tuesday morning in Los Angeles. The cause of her passing was not immediately released. She was born into Hollywood royalty as the daughter … Read more
“You can get further with a kind word and a gun than you can with just a kind word.” – Robert De Niro as Al Capone in The Untouchables Live by Night is based on an award-winning novel by Dennis … Read more
America’s love affair with movies about gangsters (mobsters if you prefer) dates back to the beginning of the 20th Century. Very popular in the 1930s, they practically disappeared once the Production Code (predecessor to the current MPAA system of film-ratings) … Read more
“You are no better than anyone else, and no one is better than you.” – Katherine G. Johnson “I counted everything. I counted the steps to the road, the steps up to church, the number of dishes and silverware I … Read more
“No good movie is too long and no bad movie is short enough.” – Roger Ebert If we apply Roger Ebert’s dictum to Assassin’s Creed, based very loosely on the video game of the same name, it would have had … Read more
One could simply listen to a recitation of the amazing words of August Wilson and be far more entertained than by most dramatic films of this era. To have actors of the caliber of this cast performing Wilson’s writing in a film that works very hard to be accurate in its visual presentation; is a treat for the eyes and ears.
“We reaffirm that on days like this, there are no Republicans or Democrats. We are Americans, united in concern for our fellow citizens.” – President Barrack Obama at a press conference after the Boston Bombing Marathon Each year on the … Read more