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Movie review: Love and Friendship directed by Whit Stillman

I watched this one after reading a very short but sweet review written by Tasha/Heidenkind – thank you as always!  Movie info: The 18th century England.  After the premature death of her husband lady Susan Vernon (Kate Beckinsale)becomes a widow … Continue reading

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Movie review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) directed by David Yates

Product info: 1926. British wizard Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) arrives by boat to New York City en route to Arizona. He encounters Mary Lou Barebone (Samantha Morton), a non-magical woman (“No-Maj” or “muggle”) who heads the New Salem Philanthropic Society. … Continue reading

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Book to movie review: Wild by Cheryl Strayed vs. Wild directed by Jean-Marc Vallée (2014) and written by Nick Hornby

Synopsis: A road to hell or a road to redemption? A foolish project of an unbalanced individual or a life-saving pilgrimage? After a premature death of her beloved mother and a divorce Cheryl nose-dived into troubles. She dropped out of … Continue reading

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