March 7, 2013 - 3:54pm
Clifton Center will host a screening of the Academy Award Winner from 1956 The Silent World as part of the Wild and Woolly Film Series on Sunday, March 17th at 7:00pm. The evening will include a special presentation by Bob Braunbeck, Cousteau’s helicopter pilot from 1975-1990, who will share...
March 7, 2013 - 11:04am
The Floyd Theater presents 'Hitchcock'
A boy's best friend is his mother...
It's kind of incredible that someone as renowned and influential as Alfred Hitchcock hasn't been the source of more fictional portrayals. He is one of the greatest filmmakers ever to live – certainly one of the most influential. As “the master of suspense,” he designed and...
March 5, 2013 - 11:45am
Cinemark Classics at Tinseltown presents 'Forrest Gump'
This movie is ALSO like a box o' chocolates.
I loved Forrest Gump from the first time I saw it. At that young age, I didn't necessarily have all the cultural context to understand the significance of each of the events Mr. Gump inserts himself into throughout the course of the film, but it was fun and heartwarming, and I loved the largely...
March 4, 2013 - 11:45am
Village 8 Louisville Exclusives presents 'Pieces of Easter'
A young executive, a grizzled farmer, and all the chocolate you can eat!
The road trip movie is a time-honored tradition. And why not? All sorts of wacky shenanigans can happen when spending long hours in a car, traversing the country. I know from experience – I once took ten days and drove with a car-full of people from Louisville to San Francisco and back. We...
March 1, 2013 - 1:06pm
Fill up your shelves at the Locust Grove Spring Book Sale
Gorge yourself on literature this weekend as Locust Grove dishes out used books for sweet prices at their Spring Book Sale. Friday through Sunday, 10am – 4:30pm. I’ll be there with bells on. Literally, bells, if I can manage it. Because bells are just great.
If Anais Nin had been my mother we would have compared eye liner.  Or so I like to imagine. Kohl around the lash line, water line – smudged at the edges, dirty, sultry – is something I know the two of us could have shared.  A bond.  My bird-like little literary lady-...