A new take on Scrooge

I often make comments about a book I am reading or a place I’ve visited but rarely make comment on a movie, though I did so on Guess Who is Coming to Dinner and Joe Black. The other night Wendy and I enjoyed The Man Who invented Christmas. It is excellent and I really enjoyed…

Christmas movies

Wendy and I settled in to relax last evening and we decided, as they are suddenly available in large measure, to put on a Christmas movie. It seems like it isn’t just Hallmark that likes producing these. We put on a movie with Queen Latifa called Last Holiday – which is a remake of an…

Guess who’s coming to dinner

Last Friday evening Wendy and I cuddled up and put on this wonderful film from 1967. I loved it. It does not have a large cast, no violence or chase scenes nor any vulgar language or sexual innuendo. It tells the story of an interracial couple and the dealings they have with their family and…