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Uncle Barb's

I was told I had an over abundance of original sin.

-Susan Sarandon-


Blog entries prior to February 2011 are still on my old WordPress site. If you are interested, you can read them at this link.

The Artist

Guy Maddin's Dracula

Ho Hum

Don't replicate, take it somewhere new.
Here's a list.

Red Hot Mamma

Red Hot Mamma

The Brox Sisters

Listen to this great recording from Library of Congress

The Help

The Help

A nice ensemble piece that was fairly true to the book, The Help has made the short list for Academy Awards. Truthfully it is probably not Oscar material, but

Perfect Peace

Daniel Black: Perfect Peace

At times I could feel Black's river Jordan rushing through my own soul, the power and subtlety of his words stirring my own inner questions.

Fair Game

Fair Game

Some films carry history into the future with an accuracy not available in tele - journalism. This is one of those films.

Tamara Drewes

Stephen Frears

Do you need a romcom that won't bore you to sleep? Stephen Frears provides the perfect little gem.


Mike Mills wrote a brilliant film script. He should have let someone else direct it.

Topp Twins Untouchable Girls

Topp Twins 2011

It is truly amazing how authentic, open people can change the world.

Kate Millett by Alice Neel

Did you know that you can retrieve archival Time covers?


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