A Haven For Film Buffs

Tacoma News Tribune   Sunday, December 26, 2010 Tacoma Film Club a haven for film buffs CRAIG SAILOR; STAFF WRITER If you love movies and like to talk about them, the Tacoma Film Club has a cushy chair waiting for you. Consider it a book club for film buffs. Each month, members watch three films, … Continue reading A Haven For Film Buffs


BLACK SWAN Now Playing

BLACK SWAN Rating: R Length: 108 minutes Year: 2010 Actors: Natalie Portman, Barbara Hershey, Vincent Cassel, Winona Ryder, Mila Kunis Nina (Natalie Portman) is a ballerina in a New York City ballet company whose life, like all those in her profession, is completely consumed with dance. She lives with her obsessive former ballerina mother Erica … Continue reading BLACK SWAN Now Playing

McCabe And Mrs. Miller (1971)

BEARHUNTING IN A CATHOUSE In 1901, in early fall, somewhere in the North Cascades, just a few feverish years after Washington became a state, a stranger rode up into the thickly timbered foothills wearing a huge bearskin coat, and a dude’s derby,  and a Swedish pistol, clutching wet reins tethered to a second horse struggling behind him. … Continue reading McCabe And Mrs. Miller (1971)

Movie Memories

Movie Memories “Darmok and Geladd at Tanoglah--arms open.” --Captain John-Luc Picard. RB= RIO BRAVO (1959) ED= EL DORADO (1967) John Wayne straddled the two films like a trick rider with his legs wide standing on two horses at the rodeo, the big man in the battered hat, Sheriff John T. Chance in RB, that cavalry hat first seen in SHE WORE … Continue reading Movie Memories

Producers’ Film Picks for January 2011

Producers’ Committee Film Picks for January 2011 The theme this first month of the Club’s seventh year has to do with struggling Artists; what they will be forced to do for their art, and the consequences. DVD THE DRESSER (1983) Directed by Peter Yates @ 118 minutes The film stars Albert Finney, Tom Courtenay, Edward Fox, … Continue reading Producers’ Film Picks for January 2011