Category Archives: animated film

Best Films Watched in 2020

Ninety-four (94) movies watched in 2020 and it’s time to pick the ones that stood out most. A diverse roster, I think you’ll agree, and, if nothing else, I hope this post draws your attention to fine, ground-breaking cinema from … Continue reading

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Reviews of “The Great Beauty” and “The Wind Rises”

The Great Beauty (2013) Written & Directed by Paolo Sorrentino Cinematography: ┬áLuca Bigazzi Cast: ┬áToni Servillo, Carlo Verdone, Sabrina Ferilli, Carlo Buccirosso Academy Award-winner for Best Foreign Film. “The Great Beauty” is a fitting, but never servile, homage to the … Continue reading

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Ray Harryhausen (1920-2013)

He was with us so long, we came to believe he’d live forever. Sadly, that wasn’t the case. Even legends fade with the passage of time and, eventually, the mountains will slowly crumble away and the sun will flicker, flare … Continue reading

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“Undone” by Hayley Morris

Forwarded from my wife, Hayley Morris’ 2009 animated short “Undone”. Anyone who’s dealt with aging parents and dementia will find this one strikes very close to home.

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