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reviews of books and movies of interest

Morality Movie Monday – Twin Peaks: fire walk with me

True, it’s Tuesday, but we watched this last night, finally. And before I get to the thoughts about it: The song is created by Marjen, my dear Hubs, called “Waldo the Bird is Dead” — part of a “Prequel of … Continue reading

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Read the book, see the movie: Ender’s Game

I haven’t been one of those “MUST SEE OPENING WEEKEND” people for years. Now I’m a “I want to see it but I’m not wasting my money on it” kind of person. It’s truly a FSM-send that my library spends … Continue reading

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Banned Book Club – 1984

Before I get into that, a bit of personal housekeeping. The poetry I posted earlier today was written in response to some emotional turmoil I went through this past year. Longtime readers may recall mention of someone only ever referred … Continue reading

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Saw “Let Me In” yesterday

I wrote a little about the movie that inspired it when it came out last year. I think this new English version is an adequate remake but it fell apart for me every time they resorted to very shitty CG … Continue reading

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Morality Movie Monday – Tommy

Touch me, heal me, feel me, see me.. see me wonder what the hell was up with Tommy. From a film perspective, the story telling is shite. But the point of the thing is not to tell a story so … Continue reading

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I don’t want to say anything bad about Scott Pilgrim but…

I’m gonna have to. Let me assure you that otherwise, the film is epically awesome and awesomely epic but I really got bugged by this which I put under the cut.

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Morality Movie Monday – Inception

Before I get to that film, I want to write about Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Regular readers should be well aware of my addiction to that program by now, so really, of course I’ll find a way to bring it … Continue reading

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