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Global Advent: Day 12

The Film: White Wedding – South Africa Imagine Planes, Trains & Automobiles if Steve Martin weren’t trying to get home for Thanksgiving, but rather to his own wedding. Imagine if John Candy was his philandering best friend. Imagine if this … Continue reading

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Global Advent: Day 1

This year instead of doing one country, I’m doing them all — a global Christmas. It’s a celebration of all the previous years and hopefully some new discoveries. So here it goes… The Film: Pour elle [Anything For Her] – … Continue reading

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Happy Halfway-To-Christmas Day!

Holiday If you’ve seen The Philadelphia Story and you’re hoping for another Cary Grant and Katherine Hepburn charmer be forewarned — that casual cool isn’t in this one. It leans toward the melodramatic but there is a lot to enjoy. … Continue reading

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