The new Starz series, “Blunt Talk” continues to entertain as Walter Blunt (Sir Patrick Stewart) spirals week after week. Besides watching Stewart do things we’d never think we’d see (like the farcical possibilities of bathroom technology), one of the main reasons to watch is the loving relationship between Blunt and his BFF, Harry (Adrian Scarborough). In Saturday’s […]
I don’t believe that nice guys finish last, but if you wanted ammunition for that premise, you’d find it in these two potent movies.
Coming to theaters soon is Tony Scott’s reworking of The Taking of Pelham 123. It tells the story of a beleaguered Metro Transit Authority dispatcher named Walter Garber (Denzel Washington), whose life is turned inside out when a guy calling himself Ryder (John Travolta) and a small crew decides to take a subway train hostage, […]
Kirk Douglas is a film icon, but don’t call him a legend. At age 92, he recently put on a one-man show entitled Before I Forget at his very own Kirk Douglas Theater, which regaled audiences with amazing tales of his incredible career. Despite the challenges with performing after having had a stroke, he played […]