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Christmas Movies: “Love Actually”

My favourite Christmas movie is, unsurprisingly for those who know me, the 2003 British romantic comedy, “Love Actually,” from the same team that brought us “Four Weddings and a Funeral.” I mean, I love the classics like “It’s a Wonderful … Continue reading

10. December 2012 by Zye
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On Disney and Dinnerware

This week’s challenge, because I just spent the weekend having a Disney marathon, and I remember how rousing this song can be, is to count how many kinds of food come up in this particular Beauty & the Beast song. … Continue reading

23. August 2012 by Zye
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The Sound of My Favourite Things

 Fine, I’ll admit it. I watch “The Sound of Music” at least once a year. I remember having first seen it when I was eight, and I think Maria, the von Trapp family and all of those singing nuns were what … Continue reading

26. July 2012 by Zye
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Time Gone By

I just watched “Casablanca” again last night. I’d forgotten just how heart-wrenching that movie is, and just how different Hollywood is now. There’s something about watching Ingrid Bergman’s beautiful, tearful face in black-and-white and listening to Humphrey Bogart’s tough-guy, world-weary … Continue reading

22. July 2012 by Zye
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