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Madness All Around

I’ve been enjoying some vintage Stanley Kubrick films again. Although I watch “2001: A Space Odyssey” frequently, I have left his other films on the back burner. I finally returned to two Kubrick movies late last month: “A Clockwork Orange” … Continue reading

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Charlie Chaplin (Review)

Charlie Chaplin was the most famous person in the world for many years. When I considered this fact, I stopped reading and tried to digest what such fame means to the celebrity. In the case of Charles Chaplin, fame colored nearly every aspect of … Continue reading

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The Bad Guy

Humanity has experienced a love, hate relationship with villany for many, many centuries.  In contemporary culture, we have a host of villains from whom to choose. There are the blatantly horrifying ones like Norman Bates from “Psycho”, or Phyllis Dietrichson … Continue reading

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Chariots Of Fire

My mental music player has been looping Vangelis’ theme from “Chariots Of Fire” in my head ever since I played back the movie the other day.  I remember the instrumental song as a number one hit in 1982.  I fell … Continue reading

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