Archives for: "February 2008"

February 27th, 2008
Willy Beachum: I'm not going to play any games with you. Ted Crawford: I'm afraid you have to old sport. more »

Rocket Boys - Homer Hickam

February 26th, 2008
With the grace of a natural storyteller, NASA engineer Homer Hickam paints a warm, vivid portrait of the harsh West Virginia mining town of his youth, evoking a time of innocence and promise, when anything was possible, even in a company town that… more »

February 25th, 2008
He realized: If I can learn to understand this language without words, I can learn to understand the world. more »

Book of the Month - March, 2008

February 23rd, 2008
American Gods by Neil Gaiman Shadow is a man with a past. But now he wants nothing more than to live a quiet life with his wife and stay out of trouble. Until he learns that she's been killed in a terrible accident. Flying home for the funeral, as a… more »

February 22nd, 2008
"All I've done is give you a book," she said. "You have to have the courage to learn what's inside it." more »

Movie of the Month - March, 2008

February 19th, 2008
The Dancer Upstairs This taut political thriller set in Latin America marks John Malkovich's explosive directorial debut. Academy Award nominee Javier Bardem (Best Actor, 2000 - Before Night Falls) stars as legit policeman Agustin Rejas, who faces the… more »

February 11th, 2008
Dade Murphy: I don't play well with others. more »

Rocket Science

February 8th, 2008
From the award-winning director of Spellbound comes the story of Hal Hefner, a misfit teenager with a doomed crush, a beat-up suitcase and the whole world resting on the tip of his tongue... Rocket Science follows the life of fifteen-year-old Hal, an… more »

February 4th, 2008
Gusteau: Food always comes to those who love to cook. more »

Water for Elephants - Sara Gruen

February 1st, 2008
Though he may not speak of them, the memories still dwell inside Jacob Jankowski's ninety-something-year-old mind. Memories of himself as a young man, tossed by fate onto a rickey train that was home to the Benzini Brothers Most Spectacular Show on… more »