Archives for: "October 2006"

Top 5 Movies: Starring Paul Newman

October 26th, 2006
1. Cool Hand Luke 2. The Sting 3. Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid 4. The Hustler 5. Slapshot (Honorable Mention: Hud) | Discuss it | more »

October 26th, 2006
When she finally came to write her story, she would wonder exactly when the books and the words started to mean not just something but everything. more »

Burger Bar - Las Vegas, NV

October 25th, 2006
I am sure you are all familiar with the traditional salad-bar concept. You walk up to a selection of ingredients and fix yourself a personalized salad. Burger Bar takes that idea and steals it on behalf of carnivores everywhere (but primarily in Las… more »

October 23rd, 2006
Jareth: I ask for so little. Just fear me, love me, do as I say and I will be your slave. more »

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

October 23rd, 2006
Prepare to enter another world when Walt Disney Pictures and Walden Media present C.S. Lewis's timeless and beloved adventure. With the stunningly realistic special effects, you'll experience the exploits of Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter, four siblings… more »

Book of the Month - November, 2006

October 23rd, 2006
The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century by Thomas L. Friedman The World is Flat is Thomas L. Friedman's account of the great changes taking place in our time, as lightening-swift advances in technology and communication put people… more »

Movie of the Month - November, 2006

October 20th, 2006
The Rage in Placid Lake Placid Lake's life has never been normal. From his early years when his mother sent him to school in a dress to challenge the other 5 year old children's 'preconceived notions of sexuality,' he should have guessed that fitting in… more »

Lucky # Slevin

October 16th, 2006
Set in the New York underworld where nothing is as it seems, Lucky # Slevin is an action-packed, "fun-as-hell roller coaster ride" (Venice Magazine). When down-on-his-luck Slevin (Josh Hartnett) stumbles into a running feud between the city's most… more »

The 2006 Man Booker Prize WINNER!

October 14th, 2006
The Man Booker Prize for Fiction represents the very best in contemporary fiction (from the UK, Ireland, and the Commonwealth). One of the world’s most prestigious awards, and one of incomparable influence, it continues to be the pinnacle of ambition… more »

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October 10th, 2006
A simple, haunting phrase whistled off-screen tells us that a young girl will be killed. "Who is the murderer?" pleads a nearby placard as serial killer Hans Beckert (Peter Lorre) closes in on little Elsie Beckmann. In his harrowing masterwork M, Fritz… more »