Monthly Archives: December 2017

The Moody Blues: Days of Future Passed Live (2017) Rated NR

The Moody Blues play though their album Days of Future Passed live. Starring Graeme Edge, Justin Hayward, John Lodge. The Moody Blues perform their album Days of Future Passed live at the Toronto’s Sony Centre. The performances are intertwined with interviews … Continue reading

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Top Films of 2017

These films are a list that I have watched for the first time this year. They are considered my top films of the year.   The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea  (2016) Rated PG-13 Henry is an introverted architect. After … Continue reading

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Touch the Sun: Devil’s Hill (1988) Rated NR

Three kids’ whose mother is ill are sent to their cousin’s farm in remote Tasmania. Starring Peter Hehir, Mary Haire, John Flaus. Part of a TV film series which highlights different regions of Australia, this film is the cute, family friendly … Continue reading

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Happy! (SYFY) Rated TV-MA

An injured hitman meets an imaginary friend on a blue horse. Based on the comic books by Grant Morrison and Darick Robertson. Starring  Christopher Meloni, Patton Oswalt, Ren Colley, Alexander Jameson. A highly unusual dark comedy, this show is like nothing I have … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, December 28, 2017

 Phantom Thread (R) Opens on Friday, December 29 Starring: Vicky Krieps, Daniel Day-Lewis, Lesley Manville, Sue Clark Set in 1950’s London, Reynolds Woodcock is a renowned dressmaker whose fastidious life is disrupted by a young, strong-willed woman, Alma, who becomes his … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) Rated TV-G

Tom Sawyer and his friend Huckleberry Finn have great adventures on the Mississippi.  Based on the novel by Mark Twain. Starring Tommy Kelly, May Robson, Walter Brennan. This is the first film adaptation of the novel The Adventures of Tom Sawyer that was … Continue reading

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Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration (2016) Rated NR

 Joan Baez celebrated her 75th birthday on  Saturday, January 27, 2016 at New York’s historic Beacon Theatre. The concert spans her 50+ years as a musician with live performances and special guests. Starring  David Bromberg, Jackson Browne, Mary Chapin Carpenter, … Continue reading

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Films I’m Looking Forward to in 2018

 Disenchanted (NR) Ten years after her happily ever after, Giselle questions her happiness, inadvertently turning the lives of those in the real world and Andalasia upside down in the process. Starring Amy Adams, James Marsden, Patrick Dempsey Premiere date TBA Not sure if … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, December 26, 2017

 The Mountain Between Us (PG-13) Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous … Continue reading

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Top Christmas Films to Watch 2017

 It’s a Wonderful Life (1946) Rated PG An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.    Holiday in Handcuffs (2007) Rated NR … Continue reading

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