Bull Durham (1988)

After almost two weeks of focusing on the Boston bombing and keeping this site quiet, I’ve decided to restart film blogging. However, I’m not going to jump in by spouting off about something overly light on the assumption that it’s deserved. As a Bostonian, the attack was personal and is still fresh. It’s unlikely to […]

Boston, April 15, 2013

On Monday, April 15, I had an uneasy feeling about the terrible events unfolding in Boston. Of course, as a human, I was shocked and saddened. As an American, I was horrified and angered. As a transplanted Bostonian, I was devastated and bewildered. However, I also had a queasy feeling of deja vu. No, it […]

Roger Ebert, 1942-2013

One of the finest, perhaps most popular, and certainly influential film critics has passed away. ¬†Whether in the Chicago Sun-Times, in one of his countless books, on his television show, or on Twitter, Ebert gave us some of the best writing about movies, television, and entertainment. When he won the Pulitzer Prize in 1975, it […]