In 1963 I lived just outside of New York City. My friends and I could be at any number of art theaters uptown or in Greenwich Village in well less than an hour. We were seniors in high school, we had already been accepted into college. So of course we sat around wondering what life … Continue reading Plagiaristic Pornography WHY I HATED THE MOVIE NINE.
Fellow Movie Buffs & Film Club Members: September’s song has already hit its apex, and the soft Indian Summer melodies are growing faint as the yellow-orange blaze of October looms inexorably on the edge of our yards and lives. The Tacoma Film Club is proud to screen Baz Luhrmann’s first feature film, STRICTLY BALLROOM (1992). … Continue reading STRICTLY BALLROOM @ 924 BROADWAY
ANIMAL KINGDOM opened up right on schedule at the Grand Theater last Friday, Septemeber 17, 2010, and this gives the TFC members ample opportunity to get out and see it before our October film club discussion night. Rating: R Length: 112 minutes Year: 2010 Actors: Guy Pearce, Ben Mendelsohn, Joel Edgerton, Luke Ford Welcome to … Continue reading ANIMAL KINGDOM @ THE GRAND
TFC Producers' Film Picks for October 2010 Theatrical Pick @ The Grand Theater ANIMAL KINGDOM (2010) Directed by David Michod @ 113 minutes. The film stars James Frecheville, Jacki Weaver, Joel Edgerton, Sullivan Stapleton, Luke Ford, and Guy Pearce. Synopsis: The tale of a 17 year old boy navigating his own survival amongst an explosive criminal family--and the detective who thinks he can save … Continue reading Producers’ Film Picks for October 2010
Fellow Movie Buffs and Film Club Members: Summer and Fall are having a wrestling contest, as we continue to mow our lawns, but need our jackets of a morning now. This Friday, September 10, 2010, the Tacoma Film Club continues with its movie theme of “Soul searching and introspection.” Members turned out in healthy droves … Continue reading NINE @ 924 BROADWAY