Movie of the year

“The most heartbreaking thing about faithful movie-going is that awe, beauty and excitement, three of the things we go to the movies for, are the very things we’re cheated out of the most. The great wonder of Lord of the Rings is that it baths us in all three….It would be an insult to say the picture merely lives up to its hype; it crashes the meaning of hype … advertising is dead: Long live moviemaking!”.


Tags: Lord of the Rings (The)  Salon.com  

On the Brilliance of Katherine Mansfield

On the Brilliance of Katherine Mansfield

“The Katherine Mansfield Memorial Garden is a peaceful, oblong-shaped park set in the midst of Thorndon, in Wellington. It is named after the city’s most famous daughter, the short story writer…