1978 was the Summer of my fifteenth year on the coast in California and my fifteenth year of being raised in an adoptive family. 1978 was the year a fifteen year old friend of the family came from France to stay with us for the most indelible Summer of my almost fifty years. Catherine, the French girl, was so…Continue
Until today, I hadn't seen a Steven Soderbergh film since Sex, Lies, and Videotape in 1989. I actually waited in line in West Hollywood to see SL&V along with a line several blocks long of people my age. Sex, Lies, and Videotape was the first film of a filmmaker sure to be the voice of a generation.
Then something happened. Hollywood happened to Steven…Continue
What if this world, this life, is nothing more than a shell game? The rich get richer, the poor get poorer, and deeper still, they are systematically killed off.
What if it is as easy as making a few speeches to get one group of human beings to destroy another group? What if any one of us could be on either side of that equation faster than we think?…Continue