Category Archives: Movies

Smoke.

The fields around Katanning are burning.  The air is full of smoke.  Many find it annoying but I think the smell of burning chaff has quite a pleasant smell. Farmers are burning off the stubble of last years crops, ready to … Continue reading

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Gravity

Playing with Photoshop.  I put myself into a film poster.  Just for fun.

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Date with a Blade-Wielding Woman

Wishful Thinking… A nice drive to Bunbury again today.  The appointment was at two, so I did not have to leave as early as yesterday, but I was up and ready, so I did.  Driving to Bunbury is more pleasant … Continue reading

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Science Friction

Among the movies Kane dropped around was a copy of Thrive. I saw the name Deepak Chopra associated with it, and was immediately suspicious.  I looked it up on IMDB. What I learned was enough to make me decide not … Continue reading

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Four Thirty Thoughts

It is 0430. The temperature is a pleasant 18, but the fresh breeze blowing through the security insect screens in the open windows and door makes it seem much cooler after the warm days we have had lately.  There is … Continue reading

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More Science Fiction Films

I watched  Hunger Games, Catching Fire again, as I promised. Perhaps 5 stars was a little harsh.  I liked it, and found it reasonably entertaining.  It is just that to my mind,  despite good cinematography, good acting and production values, … Continue reading

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Three Science Fiction Films

On Monday, which was a holiday here in Oz, after my twelve guests departed from my barbecue breakfast which lasted until lunchtime, I settled down under the aircon to watch a movie.  I was going to choose John Carter, but … Continue reading

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Salomé

Whenever I take the trouble to watch an opera, I am always just a little surprised each time, because I really enjoy it.  Yet I have never considered myself an opera fan.  It helps a great deal if I know … Continue reading

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Lazy Sunday

It is 44 degrees outside in the shade of my carport.  A mere 34 inside  on the shady side of the house. There is not a cloud in the sky. My parsley, mint and coriander, growing out in the sun, … Continue reading

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End of the Year

I am told that people who blog about their employers, and what goes on at their workplace, may find it difficult to find future employment.   I can say that as from Christmas Eve, Michelle, my very valued and respected … Continue reading

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