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Scott R. Larson





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The Latest Commentary: Farewell to the king of character actors, a courageous young Irish filmmaker, a football veteran who was everywhere on our screens, a sensitive tough guy, a shoulda-been Don Quixote, a quintessential screen dad, the Channel Islands’ gift to TV and movies and the long-reigning queen of French cinema

A great idea for a Christmas gift: Lautaro’s Spear (please visit my book blog for more details)

My personal ranking of films released in the year 2017 (that I have seen and reviewed so far)


The Ten Latest Feature Film Reviews…

In 1940 the young new Lady Broughton arrives colonial Kenya with her wealthy older husband to discover much White Mischief going on among her fellow ex-patriots, particularly the charismatic Josslyn Hay

During World War I, John Reed and Louis Bryant are writers on the forefront of leftist politics, who witness and chronicle the Russian Revolution, but they are seen by many as dangerous Reds who want to overthrow the American political system

As with any family, The Meyerowitz Stories tend to be recycled parables and grievances (New and Selected) of siblings Danny, Matthew and Jean about their mothers and their father, under-esteemed sculptor Harold

Art-and-design career advisor Maggie is determined to have a baby, but Maggie’s Plan for becoming a mother requires regular modification and adjustment

Seeing the effect that celebrity has had on his young son Billy Moon, Alan Milne decides to bid Goodbye Christopher Robin and write no more Winnie-the-Pooh books

A boxing victory on a Virginia plantation leads to the slave Tom Molineaux gaining his freedom and Crossing the Black Atlantic in search of a better life in the British Isles

On a long walk home on Halloween night in 1997, Corey and Jonah reminisce about their former friendship and their childhood when they were just young Boys in the Trees

All from the village of Knockglen, third-level students Benny, Eve and Nan form a Circle of Friends that will be tested by their various romantic lives

In 1953 the Soviet Union’s ruling circle enters a panicked jostling for supremacy and survival when The Death of Stalin becomes imminent

Having escaped from her rest home, former screen vixen Helen Shelly convinces well-meaning Priscilla to go with her to a funeral, and together the pair have The Time of Their Lives on an adventure in France


The Three Latest Short Film Reviews…

Desperate to hold on to her marriage, Lauren struggles to cope with the idea of her husband Ron not being Faithful to her

Now that his son is eighteen, Derek Price decides it is time Damon knew more about his job, which involves finding Solutions for politicians willing to pay

Fifty miles south of the Mexico’s border with Arizona, a Coyote named Ramón relentlessly pursues a desperate young woman named Esperanza


Commentary Flashback…

7 April 2005: It’s strange to think about but Prince Rainier, Bono, Oscar Wilde and Woody Allen (and more) have all been in my neighborhood


Selected Past Reviews…

Flashback to 1986: Alberto Durant’s Malabrigo

Flashback to 1996: Anja Breien’s Wives III


Other Stuff…

My Inbox: Higher Methods – It’s all about the first 3 days

Alphabetical Index of My Personal Eulogies

My List of Personal Eyewitness Accounts of Public Interviews of Various Movie People

Web Site Statistics for November



Total Number of Feature Films, Documentaries and Shorts Reviewed to Date: 2,484