Monthly Archives: September 2014

“The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane”

Teenager, Rynn Jacobs is portrayed by two time Best Actress Oscar winner, Jodie Foster (The Silence of the Lambs). Rynn is someone who enjoys reading her favorite poet, Emily Dickinson, listening to classical music, such as Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. … Continue reading

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“Road Games”

While watching director, Steven Spielberg’s, 1971 film, “Duel,” I began thinking of another film that involved a truck driver and the vastness of the open highway, “Road Games.” Directed by Richard Franklin, (Hotel Sorrento) the engaging, stylish, part drama and … Continue reading

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“Lizzie Borden Took An Ax”

Lizzie Borden took an axe And gave her mother forty whacks. And when she saw what she had done, She gave her father forty-one. Well, not exactly. In total, Lizzie Borden’s father and stepmother, Andrew and Abby Borden, were struck … Continue reading

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“The Imposter”

On June 13, 1994, thirteen year old Nicolas Barclay was handed a few dollars by his mother, Beverly, to buy dinner for himself later that evening. Afterwards, he left his San Antonio, Texas home to go play basketball with his … Continue reading

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