Monthly Archives: December 2019

A Beauty & the Beast Christmas (2019) – Addendum by George

Well. A friend read my review of this film (published 12-24-2019), and kindly invited me over to see it, since it had not yet been deleted. So I have some more information. My first thought was to add it to … Continue reading

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Boys’ Night Out (1962) – reviewed by George

Four guys who work in the same building and commute together by train from and back to their homes in Connecticut frequently stop off for drinks before heading for the station, and on Thursdays stay until the last train, their … Continue reading

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Buttons (2018) – reviewed by George

The Hills (Abigail Spencer and Paul Greene) are at home when a man walks up on their porch, knocks on the door, places a letter on the mat, and leaves. But he stands on the walk looking back. Mrs. Hill … Continue reading

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TV Quotes: The Graham Norton Show, 12-27-2019, taken from BBCA by George

On the Red Chair: Egard, an internal care doctor from Chelmsford, told about being a medical school student in South Africa, Namibia to be exact. Because of a shortage of doctors Egard and his fellow students got a chance to … Continue reading

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A Christmas Story Live! (2017) – reviewed by George

This is not a film of the Broadway musical, a performance on stage with an audience attending and cameras planted around, but rather a TV movie based on the stage show, retaining all the choreography, all the dialogue, everything, just … Continue reading

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Jonny Lee Miller is Sherlock Holmes in “Elementary”: Season 4, Episodes 22, 23, and 24 (2016) – reviewed by George

Episode 22: Turn It Upside Down Remember Emil Kurtz? The mole in Morland’s office that Joan (Lucy Liu) was hired to find? Well, when she found him, he was investigating Morland’s dealings with Russia, and he started sharing everything with Joan, … Continue reading

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Ernest Saves Christmas (1988) – reviewed by George

What a hoot! The character of Ernest P. Worrell (Jim Varney) is one of the great forgotten comedy characters of the last century. Ernest is good, and determined to do the right thing, but he sometimes mistakes the situation in … Continue reading

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Burnt Offerings (1976)- Reviewed by Anita ***

I enjoy a good horror flick. I don’t usually get caught up in the moment as I am analyzing as well as watching so I’m waiting for ‘it’. Burnt Offerings got me. It took a long time to get there … Continue reading

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The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017) – reviewed by George

The story of how Charles Dickens (Dan Stevens) came to write “A Christmas Carol”, with some insight into his process, is really interesting and surprisingly Christmasy. New York City, 1842: Basking in the success of “Oliver Twist”, Dickens embarked on … Continue reading

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Christmas in Montana (2019) – reviewed by George

Widow Sara Bradley (Kellie Martin) is a highly respected loan officer at Mayer-Hall, and she is being sent to Big Fork, Montana just before Christmas to help a client who needs a new loan consolidated with current indebtedness (but of … Continue reading

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