Category Archives: Movies

Here’s Looking at You, Movie Lovers

Ever feel like you’ve found your Internet tribe, so to speak? I feel like I’ve found mine here. The thing is, even though I’m an author of mysteries, one young adult, and one thriller novel, plus various screenplays (as yet … Continue reading

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Five Favorite Movies About Movies

I’m not usually one to make Top 10 lists about my favorite movies, because I love so many it’s nearly impossible for me to rank them. For me, it’s like trying to pick a favorite book. Aren’t all the good … Continue reading

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Dementia 13 — Part Four

Hello and happy Saturday! ๐Ÿ™‚ It’s time for yet another part of the amazingly weird cheaply made bizarre movie that is Dementia 13! So … here you are! And for your further enjoyment … here’s The Slumgullion podcast! ๐Ÿ™‚ Made … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

This blog will take a break to celebrate the new year! However, in recognition of the many new year’s movies worth watching, here are some awesome videos! ๐Ÿ™‚ 200 Cigarettes Boogie Nights Not the happiest movies, so it’s imperative that … Continue reading

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Great Times at the Austin Film Festival

One of the great things about being a movie lover and a screenwriter is going to the Austin Film Festival. Because, believe it or not, even though I’ve written and published six novels and two screenplays, I always learn something … Continue reading

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I’m Ba-a-a-ck From Hollywood!

Hello! ๐Ÿ™‚ Given that I just returned from my business/pleasure trip to Los Angeles and Hollywood, in particular, I haven’t had time to do much other than check my numerous emails, try to answer a few, and carry on business … Continue reading

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Hooray for Hollywood!

Hello all! ๐Ÿ™‚ There will be a brief intermission while I go off to La-la-Land and pitch one of my short stories to a producer or a roomful of them. Or something. ๐Ÿ™‚ So … in lieu of my usual … Continue reading

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Contest to Win a Film Loverโ€™s Short Story Anthology

Being that Iโ€™m quite the movie nerd and book lover, not to mention published author of several mystery novels and other fiction, it seems only fitting that I should do a book giveaway on this blog! As you may know, … Continue reading

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Best Film Classics: Charade (1963)

When we meet Audrey Hepburn in this film, sheโ€™s moaning at length (and in luxury) about her highly secretive husband. This issue becomes moot after her husbandโ€™s body is heaved off a fast-moving train. During her scenic bitch-fest about the … Continue reading

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