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Boracay Beach Adventures

It’s not every day you come to Boracay and run into Academy Award winner Jeremy Renner. Anyway, he was sitting in the cabana behind my hotel and was gracious enough to let me take a picture with him. So far, … Continue reading

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Halloween – Occupy Gotham

Happy Halloween! This year, I decided to combine the concept of Joker with the Occupy Wall Street movement. In reality, I didn’t want to pay $90 for a full Joker outfit. What can I say? I’m part of the 99% … Continue reading

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Irvin Kershner (1923 – 2010)

You may be wondering, who is this Irvin Kershner? I ask, what adjectives are appropriate for this man? Perhaps… a brilliant director responsible for the greatest film in the Star Wars franchise: The Empire Strikes Back. I first watched The Empire Strikes Back on VHS … Continue reading

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Differences Between Clash Of The Titans And Greek Mythology

The new action movie Clash of the Titans is entertaining as a popcorn flick. But students of the Greek classics will probably feel their brain explode at all the liberties taken with the myth of Perseus. The original 80s version … Continue reading

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Jake Lloyd: Star Wars Casting Irony

Have you ever wondered what happened to Jake Lloyd, the boy who played Anakin Skywalker in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace? SciFi’s Australia Blog caught up with the young actor in a recent interview and revealed that he’s … Continue reading

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