Food Feud

“Food glorious food don’t care what it looks like…”  – from the musical “Oliver!” I guess you were wrong, Oliver Twist, because us Americans do care what food looks like. According to the United States Department of Agriculture, we waste over 133 billion pounds of food per year – that is equivalent to 40% of…

4 things Blade Runner 2049 tells us about the Future

Sci-fi movies usually give a lot of exciting insight and have a great sense of imagination for what our future might look like. So many things that seem common to us today, like iPads, were predicted in movies way before they were actually made. Here, I’ve picked out 4 surprising aspects of life in the…

L’aventure de Mme Muir, de Joseph L. Mankiewicz

S’ouvrant sur la sublime partition de Bernard Hermann empreinte d’une sagesse nostalgique, L’Aventure de Mme Muir annonce d’emblée un film d’une mélancolie profonde et touchante qui demeure aujourd’hui sans conteste l’une des plus belles œuvres de Mankiewicz – et un chef-d’oeuvre dans l’absolu. Mme Muir, incarnée par Gene Tierney, est cette jeune veuve qui décide…