Category Archives: Cinema

Rainstorm, Thunder, Lightning, and Racism

It is late afternoon on Saturday and I saw a flash. I thought that perhaps it might be a policeman but the thunder that came a few seconds later made me aware that it was a storm. The snow is … Continue reading

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THUG: The Hate U Give

THUG LIFE: “The Hate U Give Little Infants Fucks Everybody” an acronym from 2Pac (or is it Tupac?) Angie Thomas wrote a book, ‘The Hate U Give.’ She was inspired by the death of Oscar Grant in Oakland California. Tupac … Continue reading

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Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette AKA Colette

Sunday saw us hitting the movies. In the past, sometimes we have waited too long and the movie that we want to see is gone. This was special since it is about the French writer by the name of Colette. … Continue reading

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A Star is Born

It has been a several weeks of the Arts. It has been several weeks of unbelievably, high quality theatre and then we went to the movies. We were blown away by that…it has been some time now that we were … Continue reading

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Paris Can Wait

Mary Kay came across this movie,Paris Can Wait, which somehow had not found itself in my range of radar. I am always game for something like this. Little did I know that this would totally capture so much of what … Continue reading

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