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Downton Abbey

January 3, 2012


This is a period piece set in England prior to WWII. The fascinating aspect is the rigid society within the manor house. If you have seen PBS’s Manor House, you have some idea. Having toured the Biltmore House, it is fun to see the equivalent manor populated and observe the social order. If you enjoy these things, […]

Shaun of the Dead

December 29, 2011


Having just watched Paul, I am in the frame of mind to mention Shaun of the Dead. Others have written plenty, so I won’t rehash all of that. I will say it is one of those movies like a Monty Python one that you can watch over and over and quote endlessly. So if you […]