Horror in Queens

went to see the bolshoi at the Kew Gardens Cinema, followed by a trip to Paris Baguette in Korea? Town or Hong Kong? town.  Then off to stop and shop in Flushing.  Where is upscale queens???


I am officially in love with Michael Frayn.  Head-long was the first, then Skios, and now on my phone My Father’s Fortune which seems to be auto biographical.  And all a pleasure.

The Novitiate

I don’t think this movie will encourage you to become a nun, but it was fascinating to watch.  A young neglected girl falls in love with the church and we watch as she goes through the stages to take her vows. Simultaneously Vatican II is happening outside the walls, and eventually inside.  I was shocked […]


Second trip to Lupa was as good if not better than the first.  In what once to me was a mysterious part of town I finally see how the angelika theatre is connected down Houston to the back side of this part where the IFC and Murrays and Mac Douglas and Bleeker are all twisted […]

12 Chairs

Once again the kids pick a winner.  Tho the cake of the molten cake dessert was a bit too bitter for me, the lava and ice cream were excellent. I dined on a thin breaded chicken cutlet and marvelous potatoes, the kids enjoyed a salad ( too much dressing) and a fish ( they disagreed […]


Absolutely marvelous! And from Rob Reiner so I want to believe it’s accurate. All about the civil rights bill and Johnson’s role. A great look back at the times without being preachy.