2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 10,000 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 17 years to get … Continue reading 2012 in review


Silver Linings Playbook Playback

[NOTE: For those who care about such things, be aware that this commentary might contain spoilers] I led a discussion of Silver Linings Playbook at The Grand Cinema Theater yesterday afternoon. In the course of preparing for that discussion I watched the film twice, once at a screening earlier in the week and a second … Continue reading Silver Linings Playbook Playback


  Fellow Film Club Members & Movie Buffs: Yes, the fabulous holiday season of 2012 is now over, and the Tacoma Film Club is settling into its new home at the Center for Spiritual Living. 2013 promises to be another fantastic year of viewing classic cinema and discussing it. Join us on this Friday, January … Continue reading SUNRISE AT CAMPOBELLO @ CSL


  Producers’ Film Choices for January 2013 The theme this month is “Illustrating different aspects about the fascinating life of Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) from 1921-1939.” THEATRICAL RELEASE HYDE PARK ON THE HUDSON (2012) Directed by Roger Mitchell @ 94 minutes. The film stars: Bill Murray, Laura Linney, Olivia Williams, & Elizabeth Wilson. Synopsis: This … Continue reading PRODUCERS’ FILM PICKS FOR JANUARY 2013


Fellow Film Club Members: December is here, ready or not. Our holiday get-together Christmas Bash will be at the Center for Spiritual Living, Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 6 p.m.  We may stay as long as folks want to the fellowship. We are planning on having a holiday screening upstairs in the Sanctuary around 7:30-ish. … Continue reading TFC HOLIDAY PARTY @ CSL