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The Age of Adaline – Not just a pretty face

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After an accident, Adaline Bowman (Blake Lively) gains the gift of endless youth and eternal life. Unable to age Adaline was forced to live a solitary life for decades. 555 more words

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Return of the Jedi / Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi (1983)

And then we get to the third movie, that features the Ewoks. Oh brother. Like any kid, I liked the Ewoks when I had not yet reached the age of good taste. 932 more words

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The Empire Strikes Back / Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

To me The Empire Strikes Back was always the best one from the original three movies. It’s got superb action, great suspense, nice set pieces, good character development, Boba Fett, and one of the biggest and iconic plot twists in film history when Luke discovers Darth Vader is his father. 542 more words

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Star Wars / Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope (1977)

With Episode VII: The Force Awakens coming out later this year, it provides the perfect excuse to revisit Nostalgialand and watch the original trilogy for the first time since the late 90s, when the special edition VHS (remember those?) were released. 717 more words

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Saturday Morning Cartoons for June 26, 2015- Rainbow Connection Edition

I’ve always found it curious that the USA, and Western Culture as a whole, was always so proud of and quick to trumpet its Greco-Roman origins yet made such tremendous efforts to studiously avoid one of the standards, if not pillars, of those aesthetics: homosexuality and how many of the great thinkers and shapers of their philosophy and way of life were openly gay.  323 more words


Crown Jewels: More Hollywood Role Models

One of the most popular posts on this website is my Crown Jewels list of Hollywood role models.  Seeing the article’s success has reminded me that it’s always more satisfying to point out the positive in this world than the negative.  1,404 more words

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