Blogging From the Grand Midway!

Right now at the Shangri-La Coffee Lounge in Windber, PA’s historic (and haunted) Grand Midway Hotel: The DVD of BLACK MASS, violent movie about people around infamous Boston gangster Whitey Bolger starring Johnny Depp is playing; coffees available tonight are Dunkin Donuts Regular Blend and Cafe du Monde’s Coffee & Chicory Blend, plus a wide […]

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Laptop Down for repairs

My laptop went down unexpectedly Thursday evening. What with the Easter weekend, it still hasn’t been repaired–but expect to hear the news (what’s required to get it functional) in next couple hours. Hope to be blogging again by midweek. Right now just using local library computer. Bear with me, dear readers/followers!

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Exploding into view after the epic bloodletting savagery of World War II, the dark and dangerous genre known as Film Noir reached a new height with 1947’s KISS OF DEATH. In possibly his best performance of a quite capable career, Victor Mature stars as a career criminal who ends up in jail when arrested for […]