Tag Archives: Kenneth Branagh

Classic Movies: Death on the Nile

There are two brilliant film versions of Agatha Christie‘s classic detective novel, Death on the Nile, available now and a third to be released in September of this year.  The Peter Ustinov version from 1978, directed by John Guillerman, has … Continue reading

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Swing Kids, a classic movie review

Right about now, you might be asking yourself how I define a classic movie.  Fair enough.  First, it doesn’t have to be a really old movie, although I was surprised to see that this movie was made in 1993 which … Continue reading

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Potpourri 9

Time to step back and take a breath.  Whew!  I’ve read 32 books so far this year, so am a bit ahead of schedule in my goal to read 100 for 2015.  I’ve been trying to downsize in prep for … Continue reading

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