The Mythical Addition

On October 20, 2000, I stood with my wife in the driveway to our new log home in the  hills of Middlesex, Vermont.  We had just come to our new home from the closing, and it was a beautiful autumn morning.  We walked slowly up the driveway; while I’m sure we felt all the same […]

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The Ghost Writer

The Ghost Writer, starring Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan and Olivia Williams, is Roman Polanski’s latest film, and – while nowhere near his best (see Rosemary’s Baby or The Ninth Gate) – it has all the Polanski hallmarks:  A brooding, haunted tone, beautiful and engaging scenes, and a plot that is a little too obvious for […]

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