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Take a walk with me

art, etc. / Film / music

(from an episode of Rizzoli & Isles) The actor here (the one on the left) is Bruce McGill, who is one of the stars of Rizzoli & Isles, as you know because I just said so. You might be wondering, though, if you’ve seen him before — I mean, besides in Rizzoli & Isles. Here — in Animal House … “Daniel Simpson Day … Has no grade point average.”

Seeing Oblivion

Film

Saw Oblivion yesterday evening with Buck, a sort of Mother’s Day treat that I came up with the idea of yesterday afternoon. Tom Cruise‘s performance, though I wouldn’t say it was wooden, never really varied much. I suppose that in a way, that’s the perfect thing for an action movie actor. The things, after all, are not written to have much emotional depth in the main characters. Of course, Robert Downey, Jr. manages to have […]

“The Queen of Versailles” part deux

Film

if you haven’t seen The Queen of Versailles yet, you are heartily advised to do so soon. These people are a rather bizarre car wreck. You can’t look away. The drama continues… Inside Jackie Siegel’s gaudy ‘Versailles’ mansion: Bowling alley, 30-car garage and a roller-­skating rink | Mail Online.