Monthly Archives: January 2015

All that you think you know… It’s not real!

I’ve always thought it amazing that one person’s thought process hundreds of years ago can determine the way you and I think and see the world today. Back in the 18th century a man named Rene Descartes tried to tackle … Continue reading

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Popcorn Pop Quiz Results!

WE HAVE A WINNER!  But first, let’s take a look at the answers to the questions: 1. A – All of Grace Kelly’s leading men were old enough to be her father. The one exception was William Holden who was 11 … Continue reading

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Theme: Christopher Nolan; Week: Jan 30-Feb 5/15

If you’ve heard the name Christopher Nolan it is likely because of the Batman/Dark Knight trilogy he wrote and directed. But he’s also brought us the mega-hit Inception, the cerebral classic Memento, and 2014’s highest rated movie on IMDb, Interstellar. And to … Continue reading

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Fighting fire with water

Just yesterday I told my daughter Erika that I loved history in high school, but that I also did terrible in it. I would memorize and remember the things that I thought were important, but anything I didn’t understand or … Continue reading

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Popcorn Pop Quiz!

Think you know your movie trivia? You can win free popcorn AND a copy of the IMDb’s top movie, The Shawshank Redemption*—sent to you in the mail—by simply answering the following questions. One week from today I will toss everyone’s … Continue reading

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Theme: World Changers; Week: Jan 23-29/15

Tomorrow (Monday, Jan 19/15) is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. For me he is one of the most (if not the most) inspiring people of the 20th Century. He fought for human rights and changed the world. The following are biopics … Continue reading

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Versus

One thing that stands out about this week’s movie, The Social Network is that they have so many characters pitted against each other. Zuckerberg vs. Eduardo. Eduardo vs. Sean Parker. Zuckerberg vs. Winklevoss Twins. Et cetera. It’s such a cool … Continue reading

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