Archives for: "November 2007"

Mister Pip - Lloyd Jones

November 30th, 2007
In a novel that is at once intense, beautiful, and fablelike, Lloyd Jones weaves a transcendent story that celebrates the resilience of the human spirit and the power of narrative to transform our lives. On a copper-rich tropical island shattered by… more »

Top 5 Movies: Biopics

November 29th, 2007
1. Braveheart 2. Finding Neverland 3. Wonderland 4. Capote 5. Schindler's List (Honorable Mention: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Walk The Line) | Discuss it | more »

Kinky Boots

November 28th, 2007
Joel Edgerton stars as Charlie Price in this uncommon movie about a fourth-generation shoe maker who inherits a failing business. Charlie wanted nothing to do with shoe making until his father's death fills him with a new sense of duty. His girlfriend… more »

French Toast Casserole

November 24th, 2007
1 loaf French bread (13 to 16 ounces) Butter, for pan 8 large eggs 2 cups half-and-half 1 cup milk 2 tablespoons sugar 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg Dash salt Praline Topping, recipe follows Slice… more »

Book of the Month - December, 2007

November 20th, 2007
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho Paulo Coelho's enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world, and this anniversary edition, with a new introduction from the author, will only increase that following. This story, dazzling in its… more »

Movie of the Month - December, 2007

November 20th, 2007
Talk To Me Academy Award nominee Don Cheadle portrays the one and only Ralph Waldo "Petey" Greene Jr. in this funny, feel-good and inspiring true story. Ex-convict Greene talks his way into an on-air radio gig with program director Dewey Hughes… more »

November 19th, 2007
Dalton Russell: My name is Dalton Russell. Pay strict attention to what I say because I choose my words carefully and I never repeat myself. I've told you my name: that's the Who. The Where could most readily be described as a prison cell. But there's a… more »


November 16th, 2007
At 16 Juno MacGuff is into 70s Punk Rock and Slasher films; she lives with her Dad, Stepmom and half-sister; she is a junior in high school; oh, and she's pregnant. Juno tells the story of the girl by the same name as she faces the choice of how to… more »

November 14th, 2007
Willie Conway: Do you want to go home with me? Andera: No. Willie Conway: I had to ask, because to be honest with you, I don't find you the least bit attractive. Now do you want to go home with me? Andera: No. more »


November 12th, 2007
From Mel Gibson, director of The Passion of The Christ and the Academy Award-winning Braveheart (Best Director, Best Picture 1995) comes the thrilling historical epic Apocalypto. This intense, nonstop action-adventure transports you to an ancient… more »