May 11, 2014

Movie Review: ‘Draft Day’

What’s on the Crumpled Green Post-It Note?? With all the cameo’s and NFL game footage, it’s hard to tell where the fictional “Draft Day” ends and the (just-concluded) real Draft Day begins. Suffice to say that the multiple plot lines are reasonably suspenseful, and the movie is a fun way to spend two hours —...
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“and the Grammie for Best Documentary Goes to . . . “

Happy Mother’s Day! Wait a second –– don’t documentaries win Oscars and Emmy’s, not Grammy’s? Yes, but I was referring to a “Grammie” — the recognition and support a grandson receives from his grandmother for his role in a school project, a terrific documentary on the devastating 1889 Johnstown Flood. In truth, the participants (including my 14 year-old...
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