Monthly Archives: October 2007

Remembrance of Things Memento – Part 7: Doctor Ron’s DSM Diagnosis

This is Part 7 in my series of posts about the movie Memento. My previous post was Part 6. The initial post in this series was Part 0.     SPOILER ALERT – In my previous posts about Memento, I … Continue reading

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AMERICAN BEAUTY (1999) @ CSL

Fellow Members:  Presently we are moving into a new vista in terms of our primary film screening for the month. For the time being we have discontinued our association with WINE STYLES. Beginning Friday, November 9, 2007, we will have … Continue reading

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Remembrance of things Memento — Part 6: BW Scenes

This is Part 6 in my postings about the movie Memento. The previous post was Part 5. The first post in this series was Part 0.     As we discussed in the previous posting, the color scenes in Memento … Continue reading

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Remembrance of things Memento — Part 5: Color Coded Scenes

This is part 5 in my postings about the film Memento. My previous post was Post 4. The first post in this series is Post 0.     The power of the film Memento comes as much from its structure … Continue reading

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Remembrance of things Memento — Part 4: Can Memory be trusted?

This is Part 4 in my series of posts about the film Memento. The previous post to this one is Part 3. The initial post of the series is Part 0.   The movie Memento provides excellent illustrations of several … Continue reading

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Quills is now open for discussion

Our October 2007 film selection, Quills, is now open for discussion. Members who would like to Post an Official Commentary about this film are welcome to do so (Contact Ron or Roger if you would like to have posting privileges … Continue reading

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King of Hearts is now open for discussion

Our October 2007 film selection, King of Hearts, is now open for discussion. Members who would like to Post an Official Commentary about this film are welcome to do so (Contact Ron or Roger if you would like to have … Continue reading

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A Thousand Clowns is now open for discussion

Our October 2007 film selection, A Thousand Clowns, is now open for discussion. Members who would like to Post an Official Commentary about this film are welcome to do so (Contact Ron or Roger if you would like to have … Continue reading

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Remembrance of things Memento — Part 3: Amnesic Patient HM

This is Part 3 in my series of posts about the movie Memento. My previous post is Part 2. The initial post for this series is Post 0. Patient HM is probably the most intensely studied patient in the history … Continue reading

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Remembrance of things Memento — Part 2: Declarative Memories versus Habits

In the previous post of this series, Part 1, we discovered that a statement made by the main character in Memento, Leonard, was not accurate. He asserted that he has a deficit in “short-term memory” whereas his symptoms indicate a … Continue reading

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