Resolve To Be Resolute

New Year's is a harmless annual institution, of no particular use to anybody save as a scapegoat for promiscuous drunks, and friendly calls and humbug resolutions. New Year's Day now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual. Brooks Atkinson As... Continue Reading →

Get A Movie On

I think everyone loves 'The Departed.' That was a movie that had a lot of problems structurally. And we had to battle with it. Fight. Experiment. Try different things. And I think finally we hit it. Thelma Schoonmaker No matter what your emotional pleasure is in life it's fair to say that our fantasies have... Continue Reading →

Autumnal Beauty

“Come, little leaves," said the Wind one day, "Come to the meadows with me and play. Put on your dresses of red and gold; For Summer is past, and the days grow cold.” George Cooper As nature’s clock measures out the last of the summer sun’s radiance, autumn patiently waits beyond the horizon eager for... Continue Reading →

Gin and Madness

I began drinking alcohol at the age of thirteen and gave it up in my fifty sixth year; it was like going straight from puberty to a mid-life crisis. George Montgomery Brighton may attract many people for any number of reasons as there’s always something going on. For us, my mate Andy and our respective... Continue Reading →

Steve McQueen, The King Of Cool.

Racing is life. Anything before or after is just waiting. Steve McQueen Le Mans When one thinks of Hollywood cool one tends to think in terms of ones own era. This of course is only natural as we all have a different idea of what cool represents and who has managed to pull it off.... Continue Reading →

A Diminishing Success Rate

The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them. Thomas Merton With divorce a 50% statistic it seems incredible that romance can still find a place in modern society.... Continue Reading →

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