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Vegas, a bad toupeé and a side of homophobia: “Diamonds Are Forever,” Bond in Context, Part 7.

One of the strangest-ever Bond films has a complicated history, and the background of the time in which it was made is fascinating.

By |2018-10-11T20:30:44+00:00October 11th, 2018|History, Movies|0 Comments

My 10 favorite articles of 2015 (Part II): Writing WWII, Heaven, and Horner.

Numbers 6, 5 and 4 of what I think are the top ten best articles I ran on my blog this year.

By |2015-12-30T20:30:29+00:00December 30th, 2015|Books, Contributors, History, Movies, Music|4 Comments

Picket Fences and Dust Storms: “All That Heaven Allows” vs. “The Last Picture Show.”

Two depictions of American small towns in very different movies say a lot about the times when they were made.

By |2015-10-25T20:30:00+00:00October 25th, 2015|Movies, Spotlight|0 Comments