Monthly Archives: December 2010

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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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, … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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