Archives for: "January 2007"

January 30th, 2007
Now, tequila may be the favored beverage of outlaws, but that doesn't mean it gives them preferential treatment. In fact, tequila probably had betrayed as many outlaws as has the central nervous system and dissatisfied wives. Tequila, scorpion honey,… more »

The Illusionist

January 29th, 2007
Unlock the mysteries of the year's most spellbinding film from the producers of Crash and Sideways! Oscar nominees Paul Giamatti and Edward Norton lead an all-star cast in this "stunning" film (USA Today) that conjures an exhilarating blend of suspense,… more »

Next - Michael Crichton

January 26th, 2007
Is a loved one MISSING some BODY PARTS? Are BLONDES becoming EXTINCT? Is everyone at your dinner table of the same species? Humans and chimpanzees differ in only 400 genes; is that why a CHIMP FETUS resembles a human being? And should that worry us?… more »

Top 5 Movies: Starring Michael Caine

January 25th, 2007
1. Secondhand Lions 2. Batman Begins 3. Children of Men 4. The Cider House Rules 5. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels | Discuss it | more »

2007 Edgar Award Nominees

January 24th, 2007
Mystery Writers of America is the premier organization for mystery writers, professionals allied to the crime writing field, aspiring crime writers, and those who are devoted to the genre. MWA is dedicated to promoting higher regard for crime writing… more »

Movie of the Month - February, 2007

January 23rd, 2007
Secondhand Lions For young Walter (Haley Joel Osment), being stuck on his "crazy" uncles' farm is the last place on earth he wants to spend the summer. First, shocked by their unconventional behavior, including ordering an African lion through the mail,… more »

Book of the Month - February, 2007

January 22nd, 2007
Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table by Ruth Reichl At an early age, Ruth Reichl discovered that "food could be a way of making sense of the world. . . . If you watched people as they ate, you could find out who they were." Her deliciously… more »

Children of Men

January 18th, 2007
Children of Men is a science fiction story that could appeal easily to non-sci-fi fans. The movie is set in the year 2027 and portrays a very believable future. The twist is that by 2027, all humans have become infertile. The youngest person on Earth is… more »

Ice Age The Meltdown

January 16th, 2007
Your favorite sub-zero heroes are back for another incredible adventure in the super-cool sequel to the global hit comedy Ice Age. The action heats up -- and so does the temperature -- for Manny, Sid, Diego and Scrat. Trying to escape the valley to… more »

Top 5 Movies: About Incarceration

January 11th, 2007
1. Shawshank Redemption 2. Cool Hand Luke 3. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest 4. Sleepers 5. The Great Escape (Honorable Mention: The Last Castle, Girl, Interrupted) | Discuss it | more »