Category Archives: Movies

The Cider House Rules

I left work and bought a burrito before going home.  I watched “The Cider House Rules.”  The stars were Tobey Maguire, Charlize Theron, and Michael Caine.  I had seen this movie once before, and I had forgotten that people like … Continue reading

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The Lady from Shanghai

I had the time to watch a short movie that ran only 87 minutes, so I did sit down for “The Lady from Shanghai,” the classic with Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth.  Reportedly, the original cut was more than one … Continue reading

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Funny Face

I returned home from my last lecture and watched “Funny Face” again.  I liked the color photography and its sense of fun, and the use of Gershwin songs.  What I remember most from seeing it the first time years ago … Continue reading

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Rosemary’s Baby

After I returned home from work, I sat down to watch “Rosemary’s Baby” on Blu-ray.  It did look very good in high definition.  This movie was very well made and very disturbing.  Whoever decided that Roman Polanski should have been … Continue reading

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There’s No Business Like Show Business

I awoke and watched CBS Sunday Morning.  One of the segments was about Goldie Hawn.  My parents phoned me.  I went grocery shopping and listened to Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me on the radio.  I took the buses out to … Continue reading

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Obit

I watched the CBS This Morning chef segment featuring Craig Koketsu.  His signature recipes include Bacon with peanut butter and jalapeño jelly, Corn crème brûlée, Long-bone short rib steak with steak sauce butter, and Scalloped sunchokes.  The Top 10 songs … Continue reading

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Fuzz

After returning home, I watched a little bit of a Big Bang Theory episode showing the reopening of the comic book store.  I watched the Partridge Family episode “Al in the Family.”  It looked like Laurie was about to eat … Continue reading

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