Class of ’61

Surprised was I, being a Daughter of the American Revolution and a Daughter of the Confederacy to find a Civil War film, I’ve never seen.  It’s from 1993, starring a young Josh Lucas, Clive Owen, Laura Linny. My family settled in Virginia before the revolution.   Synopsis by Sandra Brennan The titular year refers to the … Read moreClass of ’61

Sons of Liberty 2015

In celebrating our fight for freedom from a tyrannical King, this is a true story of just a small portion that helped out nation become independent.  I thought this series was excellent.  Rent or stream if you can.  The story of a group of very different men fighting in the American Colonies for freedom, and how they … Read moreSons of Liberty 2015

Summer of Rockets (BBC 2 series)

KEELEY HAWES, TOBY STEPHENS, TIMOTHY SPALL LEAD BBC SERIES First look at Keeley Hawes in the series! The six-episode hourlong series is set in the UK during the Cold War period of the late 1950s, a time when the UK, like much of the world, was dealing with the threat of international espionage and nuclear armageddon. … Read moreSummer of Rockets (BBC 2 series)

Journey’s End – UK February 02, 2018

FINAL CHARACTER POSTERS  Speaking of our dearest British chap Sam Claflin, you can also check out new character posters and also a new trailer for his war drama JOURNEY’S ENDwhich is out in Europe next week exactly 100 years after the events of the Spring Offensive which it depicts! He plays heroic captain Stanhope in the big … Read moreJourney’s End – UK February 02, 2018

The Post 2017 c. 1970s

True Story c. 1970s The Post is a 2017 American political thriller film directed and produced by Steven Spielberg from a screenplay written by Liz Hannah and Josh Singer. Set in the early 1970s, the film stars Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford, Bruce Greenwood, Carrie Coon, and Matthew Rhys. The Post depicts the journalists from The Washington Post and The New York Times who published the Pentagon Papers regarding the involvement … Read moreThe Post 2017 c. 1970s