Posts Tagged ‘ Roger Ebert ’

About Roger Ebert

3rd April 2013 | 0 Comments

I had a dream about Roger Ebert the other day. It wasn’t a bad dream – he didn’t die in the dream but it did involve my witnessing his health struggles. The dream disturbed me so much that I had to share it with my friend Barb. And then today he announced in his blog [...]

This and that and everything else

13th October 2010 | 4 Comments

It’s been a busy few weeks. I have had some great gigs. Our private and corporate gigs which besides providing most of my income, also bring a lot of joy. You know how I like the challenge of crafting the perfect party vibe. Last Saturday was a particular challenge and triumph. We performed at a [...]

Some Great Movies Lately.

14th July 2010 | 6 Comments

I have experienced some wonderful movies lately. Some are being released on DVD, some are still in theaters. Here are just a few of my favorites! I have included links to most of the official websites of the films listed below so you can go check out the trailers and so on. I will try [...]

Roger Ebert

10th April 2010 | 1 Comment

It is always great to receive the love and support of friends and fans alike. And sometimes a person of prominence takes an interest in promoting your talent and will enrich your life just by their say so. That is my great fortune. Roger Ebert the great film critic, writer, screen writer, artist (Yeah, he [...]

Should I Stay Or Should I Go?

28th December 2009 | 3 Comments

If I go there will be trouble And if I stay it will be double … The Clash 1982 Yep, the age-old question: Should I stay or should I go? Oh, this isn’t pertaining to love or the angst of a lost love or any of that crap. I’m trying to decide if I should [...]

Some Great Movies.

6th November 2009 | 1 Comment

I have been back at it folks – going to the movies. I had a moment there (about a month or two) where I didn’t see shit, but I’m over that now. The thing is you gotta go every week to keep up with the indie and foreign flicks cause some of them stay at [...]

Go See: New York, I Love You.

29th October 2009 | 0 Comments

I just got home from the second installment in the “Cities of Love” Movies: “New York, I love You” Just like “Paris, Je T’aime” New York, I love You is a film featuring eight minute shorts directed by different director’s with an all-star cast. The texture of this film was grittier, more… you know… New [...]

Paris, Je T’aime – watch it, rent it. own it!

28th October 2009 | 1 Comment

I’m watching: “Paris, Je T’aime” (Paris, I love you.) 2006 C’est magnifique! 20 different directors each filming one five minute movie (2 days shoot time allowed) including the likes of The Coen Bros, Wes Craven, Gurinder Chadha, Nobuhiro Suwa, to name a few. They are all film shorts, in and about Paris and featuring a [...]

“Sita Sings The Blues” is playing in Chicago – GO SEE IT!!

1st May 2009 | 6 Comments

Sita Sings The Blues was one of the films I saw at Ebertfest. You can watch it for free on your computer at Sita Sings The Blues.Com OR/AND you can see it on the big screen at the Gene Siskel Film Center today thru May 7. DO NOT MISS this wonderfully unique animated feature on [...]

I Watched a Movie. I’m all better now…

1st May 2009 | 4 Comments

Thank goodness! I was feeling pretty sad and pathetic at the time of my last post: “Too Good To Be True” and I just couldn’t shake it. I had a couple conversations with friends and relatives who just weren’t making me feel better or maybe I am hyper sensitive to shit right now. Anyway, suddenly [...]