April 7, 2015
Baseball is a metaphor for life as it starts in the spring with the promise of new things to come and ends in the fall with the coming winter.
March 11, 2015
Danny Lerner passed away at the age of 62 after a long battle with cancer. He will be missed.
January 19, 2015
As all of my regular readers know, I have been shooting Mechanic Resurrection in Thailand since November of last year. In fact, I have been here mostly since the end of July, both prepping and now shooting the movie. Accordingly, I have not been too involved with politics and have left my other writers to fill in for me on those issues.
January 3, 2015
It is with a sense of “deja vu” that we watch the spectacle of threats, cowardice and censorship on display at SONY PICTURES regarding the release of the motion picture “The Interview.” Yes, there’s nothing new under the sun.
December 18, 2014
After making “The Great Dictator” in 1939 with his own money, Charlie Chaplin faced a major problem. No Hollywood studio was willing to release his film because it greatly lampooned not only Hitler, but Mussolini as well. They had two fears. One was business. Throughout the 30s, studios were very careful not to make films that were critical of Hitler or the Nazi party so as not to disrupt the lucrative German film market.
December 17, 2014
To all of you who are longing to be home for Christmas, this article is dedicated. I wish you the best in this holiday season. Have a great one.
November 26, 2014
From all of us, we wish you a happy and healthy Thanksgiving. I hope you all have a wonderful and safe holiday season.
October 31, 2014
Actually Halloween is one of the oldest holidays still celebrated. As I said its origins can be traced back to the Celtics almost 2000 years ago. The Druids regarded November 1 as New Year’s Day. It was known as Samhain, (pronounced sow’-en), which literally meant the end of summer. It was a time for celebrating the year’s harvest and for honoring the dead. The Celts believed that all laws of time and space were suspended during this time, allowing spirits to roam the earth and intermingle with the living, so they built raging fires and made offerings to appease these restless spirits.
July 23, 2014
Long time TV and Movie star James Garner passed away at his home in Los Angeles Saturday from natural causes. Best remembered for his TV series “Maverick” and “The Rockford Files” James Garner’s acting career spanned both Television and Motion pictures. Garner had more than 80 movie and TV credits in his 50 year career. […]