Tag: death

Beyond the Edge

Beyond the Edge

“A child saves a person’s life. Does that alter the child’s perception of life, of how arbitrary it is, yet at the same time instilling the notion that they have the power to stop death simply by reaching out their hand?” We stayed off school that day because even two eight-year-old boys can sometimes have […]

By February 17, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Film Review: Wild

Film Review: Wild

The film is based on the true story of Cheryl Strayed [Reese Witherspoon], She decides the way to find herself is to hike the Pacific Crest Trail. The hiking takes her 1,100 miles. It seems a crazy way to find one’s self but we’ll see what happens. The film opens onto the most picturesque landscape […]

Sun’s Last Rays

Sun’s Last Rays

  Let’s take a walk Walk with me along the cliffs. We don’t have to talk. I want to watch the clouds, rush in to fill the fields with fog, and sway the wet grass. I want to watch the sunrise, the birds take off, hear fires crack, listen to the sounds of morning. Let’s […]

By October 4, 2015 1 Comments Read More →
Film View: Tombes & Manèges (2015)

Film View: Tombes & Manèges (2015)

It’s Tim Burton meets French animation in a graveyard setting. The gravedigger is a burly man and his companion is his young son with dark circles surrounding his eyes. Off in the distance a spectacular display excites the young lad. He wants to experience something as delightful. The gravedigger seeing the down turned mouth and […]

By September 28, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
In Memory of Wes Craven (1939 – 2015)

In Memory of Wes Craven (1939 – 2015)

From Dreams to Horrific Reality: Wes Craven’s Vision “Wes Craven was a pioneer. For most he is known as the creator of 1984’s “A Nightmare on Elm Street,” which birthed the horror movie icon Freddy Krueger…He created “Scream” — which influenced future filmmakers…Mr. Craven died on August 30, 2015, at the age of 76, leaving…a […]

By September 14, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Remembrances: R.I.P. Omar Sharif

Remembrances: R.I.P. Omar Sharif

R.I.P Omar Sharif 10 April 1932 – 10 July 2015 Omar Sharif was an Egyptian actor. He began his career in his native country in the 1950s, but is best known for his appearances in both British and American productions. His films included Lawrence of Arabia (1962), Doctor Zhivago (1965) and Funny Girl (1968). A […]

Film Review: ‘Nightcrawler’

Film Review: ‘Nightcrawler’

NIGHTCRAWLER is one almost continuous chase scene. An action thriller taking place in the present day for night of Los Angeles. Jake Gyllenhaal plays Lou Bloom, at first perceived as a self-educated young man seeking work of any kind. He studies his world as he calculates what is in it for him to exploit just […]

Stay Out of the Attic, Too!

Stay Out of the Attic, Too!

In my recent hard-hitting article, “Don’t Go Down in the Basement!” I enumerated the many and varied ways the human mind and body have of warning us of imminent danger. Little did I know that my words would arouse a groundswell of comment and debate (check the chat rooms, people). The most common argument was, […]

By September 19, 2014 6 Comments Read More →
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