Monthly Archives: December 2007

TFC January Screenings @ CSL

Fellow Members:   Here we are waist-deep in the wondrous holiday of 2007, with 2008 crouched right in front of us; New Year’s Eve here soon –and then it will be back to business for the Tacoma Film Club, back … Continue reading

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Memento: “Goofs” and “Clues”

Peter and I had coffee a couple days ago and spent over an hour talking about Memento. Wow. First time I have been able to talk about the minutia of Memento with a fellow aficionado of the film, someone who … Continue reading

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Marquis de Cockadoodle-doo

Quills (Dir. Philip Kaufman, 2000) “Facts and Fabulous Fallacies: Another (Per)Version of Sadeian Myth.” By David Gilmour. Some critics might rail against Philip Kauffman’s film Quills because it skirts the historical truth.[1] Fair enough. Important criticism of historical films can … Continue reading

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“And a Good Time was Had by All”

Just wanted to express how much I enjoyed the Holiday Party at CSL Friday evening. The fellowship was warm, the food was delicious, the film (Joyeux Noel) was touching. I left with a really good feeling about our film club, … Continue reading

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No Country for Old Men

  No Country for Old Men (2007), directed by the Cohen Brothers, provides a fascinating exploration of some serious issues regarding ethics and moral systems. The film is based on a novel of the same name by Cormack McCarthy. I … Continue reading

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LARS AND THE REAL GIRL (2007)

Hello gang:  Last Saturday I attented a screening of LARS AND THE REAL GIRL (2007) at the Grand Theater. After the film, David G. hosted the discussion. TFC members Susan G. Idris, Mohsen and Stephanie also attended. I can tell … Continue reading

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