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War or the Worlds by H. G. Wells

Even though this blog is about movies, I would be ever so remiss in not including this. I love the original War of the Worlds movie. 217 more words


Milestones: Maywood Native Wins Three LA-based Music Awards; Resident to Co-chair Orson Welles Centennial Celebration

Saturday, April 18, 2015 || By Michael Romain

Regina Thomas, Maywood Native, Wins LA-Based Music Award

Regina Thomas Dillard, a native of Maywood, earned recognition from the Akademia Music Awards, based in Los Angeles, CA. 418 more words

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Writing Lessons From Cinema: Every Frame a Painting

I love it when I get a chance to learn writing tricks from other media. Something like dance, music or painting can often provide different approaches to art that take me in new and fascinating directions as a writer. 167 more words


Lunch with Orson Welles

I just finished reading My Lunches with Orson, which is the most interesting and entertaining book that I have read in a while. From 1983 to 1985, Welles would sometimes have lunch with his friend, Henry Jaglom, at Ma Maison, which at that time was the most fashionable eatery in Los Angeles. 261 more words



So if you’ve been reading this blog for any length of time, you’ve probably come across something about Orson Welles, to the effect that Welles was by far the greatest filmmaker this country ever produced so just shut up. 1,061 more words

Orson Welles