"An interesting essay presented by a foundation established to "challenge the popular view of King Richard III by demonstrating through rigorous scholarship that the facts of Richard’s life and reign are in stark contrast to the…"
"The Paper Chase (1973, James Bridges)
A first-year law student struggles with balancing his coursework and his relationship with the daughter of a stern professor. Infamous performance of professor Kingsfield by John Houseman (got an Oscar),…"
"Of course, but he's not why I like watching them, though. Pettitte, Matsui, Clemens and a few more were draws for me in the past but the closers were never a big draw... Wait a minute. Billy Wagner. I was always thrilled to see him shut…"
"Oh, here's a funky streamer of episode 13 - worth a viewing even if you don't watch the series - ad agency maneuvering in good form. Next to the beat-down in Don Draper's office this is this best episode (imo) which…"
"This really is a great movie. But I gotta put in a few more viewings before I venture an impression. Cooper really took some chances with his character, breaking with the traditional portrayal of the stalwart sheriff - in facing the conflict…"
"A conversation featuring the director's son, Tim Zinnemann; Gary Cooper's daughter, Maria Cooper Janis; and Getty scholar Jennifer Smyth following the screening at the Getty Center on April 17, 2012.
Sorry taking to long to get back to you ANDO. I agree with you about Kama Sutra, I bought the DVD, a few years ago. It is now playing on AMAZON INSTANT VIDEO FOR $1.99. I did not check out HULU yet. If I find it anywhere else I will let you know. It probably is on 1channel also, but that is a dodgy site and I don't recommend you going there.
Ando . . . how does one join Shake & Stir without waiting for the New Number Two to send an e-mail?
I see that my membership request is "pending" and that -- contrary to my wishes -- the decision to accept me or cast me out with the char will be delivered to me at an e-mail address which I've disclosed to no one but the apparatus that allows me to sign in.
As a basic matter of policy, one would think that new discussion groups are meant to be inclusive rather than exclusive.
You surely cannot imagine that the passion to talk Shakespearean film is one that a helluvalotta people share on this site. Take members where you find them. I've posted frequently about Shakespeare and can definitely hit the ground running -- if I get the chance.
So -- please -- do what's necessary to expedite my application to join. And if you'd be so kind, lemme know the answer on my home page comment wall, regardless of any e-mails that are sent.
"Interesting, I've never gotten a dvd when I was expecting a blu-ray. Maybe better quality control at my local distribution center.
In the early blu-ray days I did get several shattered discs arrive (I blame that on the post office rather…"
"Wadjda (German-Saudi Arabia. 2012)=Filmed entirely in Saudi Arabia, a country where movie theaters are banned, and by the first female Saudi Arabian director, this movie has garnered numerous film nominations.
It's still on the…"
The most overlooked genre in the industry. Documentaries have evolved into a beautiful medium over the years. Taking filmmakers at the top of their craft who inform, empower, expose but most importantly entertain in the process. Lets discuss themSee More
"Yes, thanks for ghostery, that one's very useful.
"While Knalds and Baff are perfectly correct - NF is far from perfect and things don't always work like they are supposed to. So don't be surprised when the wrong version arrives in your mailbox.
Often, at least in my experience,…"
"Oh, I liked it well enough, just wanted more of what he didn't cover, and less of most of what he did. New stuff is always interesting, and there was plenty of that in this doc.
Sorry about the Paul thing. When I realized it I…"
"The Capture (1950)
Low budget John Sturges noirish Western set in Mexico concerning an oilman who feels guilty about shooting a man suspected of robbing his company's payroll. Has its moments but some major plot…"