Blog posts tagged "film"

MadCat Picks

September 10th, 2007

At the Margins, Fri Sept 14th, ATA, 7:30pm. Shorts. “Golden Kitchen” sounds particuarily intriguing to me.

Close to Home, Fri Fri Sept 14th, ATA, 8:30pm. In particular “Un Hombre Tranquilo”.

ID Docs, Tue Sept 18th, 6:30pm for free BBQ. El Rio.

Thank You for Smoking

April 26th, 2006

We saw Thank You for Smoking last night. Quite possibly my favorite movie since Wag the Dog. Great stuff.

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The Constant Gardener

September 9th, 2005

I suppose it is typically perverse to watch The Constant Gardener and be reminded of how much you want to go back to Africa?

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Stoppard Fired, HDM Film Doomed.

December 8th, 2004

I’d seen notes that His Dark Materials film adaptation was going off track, but I was quitely calm in the knowledge that Stoppard was screen writing.

It seems however that Stoppard has been fired by the “Hollywood director brought in to make the movie.”

The movie is going to suck.

(or as Bill said back in May, “Lyra better not be going to ‘Band Camp'”)

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Nocturnal

August 2nd, 2002

The great thing about staying up too late, night after night in Santa Cruz is you don’t feel maladjusted, even if the city has totally shutdown, you can still be part of a larger societal movement, walk the same streets Kiefer Sutherland walked back 1987.

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