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Below is a list of my top five favorite Season One episodes from the AMC series about the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad, "HELL ON WHEELS". Created by Joe and Tony Gayton, the series stars Anson Mount, Colm Meany, Common and Dominique McElligott: Read more...Collapse )

"TOMORROWLAND" (2015) Photo Gallery

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Below are images from the new Disney science-fiction adventure, "TOMORROWLAND". Directed by Brad Bird, the movie starred George Clooney, Britt Robertson and Hugh Laurie: Read more...Collapse )

"BROKEN LANCE" (1954) Review

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"BROKEN LANCE" (1954) Review

Six years had passed since I last saw a movie based upon a William Shakespeare play. Needless to say, I was not that impressed by it. In fact, I went out of my way to avoid another cinematic adaptation of one of the playwright's works for years. Image my surprise when I discovered that the 1954 movie movie, "BROKEN LANCE" proved to be another. Read more...Collapse )

A Problem With the "MAD MEN" Finale

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A PROBLEM WITH THE "MAD MEN" SERIES FINALE

I had a problem with the "MAD MEN" series finale, (7.14) "Person to Person". Ironically, it had a lot to do with the characters of Don Draper and his first ex-wife, Betty Francis. And this problem first manifested in the series' penultimate episode, (7.13) "The Milk and Honey Route". Read more...Collapse )

"LORD EDGWARE DIES" (2000) Photo Gallery

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Below are images from "LORD EDGWARE DIES", the 2000 adapation of Agatha Christie's 1933 novel. The movie starred David Suchet as Hercule Poirot: Read more...Collapse )

"WUTHERING HEIGHTS" (2009) Review




"WUTHERING HEIGHTS" (2009) Review

I have no idea how many times Emily Brontë's 1847 novel, "Wuthering Heights" was adapted for the movie or television screens. I do know that I have seen at least three versions of the novel. Although the 2009 television adaptation is not the latest to have been made, it is the most recent I have seen. Read more...Collapse )

"DODSWORTH" (1936) Review

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Below are images from "DODSWORTH", the 1936 adaptation of Sinclair Lewis' 1929 novel and Sidney Howard's 1934 stage play. Directed by William Wyler, the movie starred Walter Huston and Ruth Chatterton. Read more...Collapse )

"THE AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON" (2015) Review

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"THE AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON" (2015) Review

The Marvel Cinematic Universe, which first began back in 2008, edged closer to the completion of its second phase with the release of "THE AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON". This second film featured the return of the team of superheroes that saved Earth from an alien invasion in the 2012 film, "THE AVENGERS". Read more...Collapse )

"CASINO ROYALE" (2006) Photo Gallery

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Below is a gallery of photos from the 21st James Bond movie - "CASINO ROYALE". Based upon Ian Fleming's 1953 novel, the movie was directed by Martin Campbell and starred Daniel Craigas 007: Read more...Collapse )

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