The Danish Girl

January usually finds me scrambling to see all of the Oscar nominated films before the trophies are presented.  In keeping with this tradition, last weekend I dashed out to see The Danish Girl before it disappears from the Jackson movie scene... I'm glad I did since I was one of about five folks … [Read more...]

Mired in Murder!

It seems as if all of my entertainment selections so far for 2016 have one thing in common - I find myself mired in murder! Daughter's boyfriend introduced me to the podcast, Serial, last year and I binged it... I really got caught up in the seemingly wrongful murder conviction of a young man … [Read more...]

Mr. Holmes

I love going to a movie on a hot summer day and let me tell you Mr. Holmes is definitely worth going to see!... I loved everything about it, except I did miss Watson who as we know did not follow the detective into retirement.   That did not bother me for long though.  This movie was perfectly … [Read more...]

Foyle’s War

  This just in - one of you turned me on to the English/World War II/Murder Mystery series Foyle's War. I.Love.Everything.About.It World War II is raging and police detective Christopher Foyle has been denied access to action so remains on duty in his quiet little town on the English coast. … [Read more...]

A Movie Review

I have been anxiously awaiting the release of Far From The Madding Crowd and so daughter and I set out happily this afternoon to the movie theater... I just knew that I would return home to gush on and on about how much I loved everything about it. Not so much. Well, maybe that is too harsh. … [Read more...]