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2015 Stories by SR Davies

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  • Now, Voyager

    published May 21, 2015

    There’s just one thing that keeps this completely tragic tale of a spinster who, after years of indentured servitude to her mother, finally... More >>

  • Roseanne Barr

    published May 7, 2015

    In 1987, the family sitcom was turned upside-down. No longer would pretty, slim, sweet TV moms rule the roost, because Roseanne Barr’s... More >>

  • By The Way, Meet Vera Stark

    published May 7, 2015

    Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage takes on 1930’s Hollywood racial stereotypes in this comedy – that’s right, a... More >>

  • Sixteen Candles

    published April 30, 2015

    Sure, everyone coos over The Breakfast Club and Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, but it was writer-director John Hughes’ first adolescent... More >>

  • Star Wars Celebration VII

    published April 16, 2015

    We won't know until December if writer-director J.J. Abrams can resuscitate the Star Wars saga that George Lucas ran into the ground (they are our... More >>

  • Mark Herman at the Wurlitzer

    published April 9, 2015

    Come experience the yesteryear nostalgia created by organist Mark Herman, who in 2012 became the youngest person ever to receive the American... More >>

  • Bubblefest XIX

    published April 9, 2015

    John Travolta isn’t the only boy who’s ever had adventures while trapped inside a plastic bubble– just ask world-famous Bubble... More >>

  • Duck Soup

    published March 5, 2015

    Considered a lesser comedy from the Marx Brothers upon its release in 1933, Duck Soup has since received much critical re-evaluation and is now... More >>

  • On the Wing, On the Hoof: Silent Films with Music

    published February 19, 2015

    Silent movies were never really silent, and while some transfers over the years have added music – everything from repetitive piano diddling... More >>

  • Billy Idol

    published February 19, 2015

    He may look as if his face has been run over 18 times by a big rig, but veteran rocker Billy Idol hasn’t lost a bit of the old charm and... More >>

  • Pillow Talk

    published February 12, 2015

    Matinee idol Rock Hudson thought the script was too risqué, but Doris Day, on the other hand, was all game to star in the 1959... More >>

  • A Clockwork Orange

    published January 1, 2015

    Director Stanly Kubrick’s 1971 envisioning of novelist Anthony Burgess’ satire of a dystopian future in which youth crime runs rampant... More >>

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