Reviews

The Last Jedi

Rigor is an important element in the evaluation of art. Rigor suggests that the finished product adds up to more than the sum of its parts. Sadly,...

Winchester; The Ghost and the Ghost

Back in 1958, Daryll Zanuck approached Alfred Hitchcock. Producer Zanuck wanted Hitch to direct a film about the infamous Winchester House in San...

Warmer and Younger

I was born under a romantic sky. Many of the songs of my youth were love songs. We learned so much about relationships by listening to those songs...

On Mescalin

as it were...

Phantom Thread...Elongated Elegance in the Room

Part Pygmallion, Part Last Tango in Paris, Mix in some Henry James along with a huge dose of ACTING and DIRECTING and we have arrived at the recipe...

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – CHRISTMAS IN THE CITY

With the threat of foreclosure hanging over her father's candy store, Wendy Carroll (Ashley Williams) and her six-year-old daughter Grace (Kylie Price) travel to the big city in hopes of making extra holiday cash to save the store.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – THE GOOD WITCH'S GIFT

Almost as soon as Sheriff Jake Russell (Chris Potter) and Cassie Nightingale (Catherine Bell) decide to get married on Christmas Eve, complications arise in this Christmas serving of the Good Witch. The first problem is the arrival in town of ex-con Leon Deeks (James McGowan) and Jake is instructed by the mayor to make him his top priority.

THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER – A COUNTRY CHRISTMAS STORY

The film follows a young chorister from a small Appalachian mountain town, Grace Gibson (Desiree Ross) and her family as she pursues her dream of becoming a country music star. She is ably supported along the way by her parents (Megyn Price and Brian McKnight), her teacher and mentor (Ross McCall) and grandmother (Mary Kay Place).

Book Review: The Hunt for the 60's Ripper

The Hunt for the 60’s Ripper Robin Jarossi (Mirror Books, 2017) In the early sixties as London began to swing eight women were murdered, their bodies...