Monthly Archives: November 2007

And Now For Something Completely Different…

Recently, I received a phone call from an elder in the local congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He wanted to arrange a meeting with my wife and me. I inquired as to the nature of the meeting and he stated that … Continue reading

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My Two Favorite Motion Pictures

2. Rope (1948) The first color film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, and one of only two in which he served as producer, Rope is a flawlessly executed experiment in film-making. I’ve seen a lot of film “experiments”, and this stands … Continue reading

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My 3rd to 5th Favorite Motion Pictures

5. The Sting (1973)Don’t blink! You just might miss something! George Roy Hill’s story of two small time con artists trying to hit the big time is thoroughly entertaining. Several shifts in the plot keep you guessing until the climax, … Continue reading

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