Recent Viewing

I went to see the new Studio Ghibli release a couple of weeks ago. The Secret World of Arrietty (2010) is based on the Borrowers books by Mary Norton, mostly written in the ’50s. These stories of little people who live in the walls and under the floorboards of houses, “borrowing” unwanted scraps from the […]

Blasts from the past

Leonard Cohen, Robert Altman and an elegy to a national myth

Post-Op, week one

Zatoichi, still incomplete

Life and Death in the films of George A. Romero