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A play, a film and the fruits of autumn

As the evening sets in (it seems to get dark so early these days), and we prepare ourselves for a cosy night of viewing, eating and sipping some wine, I’m sitting here at the computer thinking of what to write in today’s blog.  397 more words

Food And Drink

Roberto Rossellini's Journey to Italy Review

Roberto Rossellini was an Italian film director and screenwriter. Rossellini was one of the directors of the Italian neorealist cinema. Recently I watched Journey to Italy… 348 more words

Movie Review

Rick's Cafe, Casablanca.


The one word for this place is Nostalgia. And the second word, elegance. Although, one really wishes it came equipped with Rick (Humphrey Bogart), leaning elegantly and oh-so-non-chalantly on the bar or piano and Sam (Arthur „Dooley” Wilson) playing „As time goes by” on the piano, and Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman), oozing 0h-so-much-love and charm. 196 more words


Casablanca (1942)

Directed by Michael Curtiz, during World War II, Rick Blaine, who owns a nightclub in Casablanca, discovers his old flame Ilsa is in town with her husband, Victor Laszlo. 41 more words



Director: George Cukor
Producer: Arthur Hornblow, Jr.
Writer: John Van Druten & Walter Reisch and John L. Balderston
Cast: Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten, Dame May Whitty, Angela Lansbury… 1,684 more words

Film Analysis

Isabella Rossellini: From Blue Velvet to Green Porno

When Isabella Rossellini was first sighted, back in 2008, in a web series called Green Porno playing a copulating housefly, a male mantis being devoured in flagrante, a snail defecating on its own head, plus lots of other sex-crazed creepy-crawlies, the reaction was one of bemused amusement and perhaps just a touch of schadenfreude. 1,094 more words