Daily Archives: March 2, 2012

Please. Pretty please. With sugar on top.

I know this is tacky, but I am going to do it anyway.  I hope you are not offended. I  have been told that one of downsides of helping non-profits is that at some point you have to hit up … Continue reading

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Thank heavens it wasn’t rhumba.

Offered without commentary from Criterion Collections’ blurb about And God Created Woman, by Roger Vadim: Bardot stars as Juliette, an 18-year-old orphan whose unbridled appetite for pleasure shakes up all of St. Tropez; her sweet but naïve husband Michel (Jean-Louis … Continue reading

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I am being good.

So, there’s the gala I am working on.  I am looking for possible movies about or set in Paris, to be shown in the background during the cocktail hour/silent auction preceding the dinner. And I am really resisting my urge … Continue reading

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Aaarrrgghh! Make it stop!

The Motion Picture Licensing Corporation has the worst hold music I have ever heard.  It is a throwback to early seventies Muzak-dime store music (I used to work in a Kresge’s as a teenager, and had to listen to this … Continue reading

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