The Untouchables (1987) – Brian De Palma

Brian De Palma directs from a David Mamet script which helped win Sean Connery an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor. The Untouchables starring Kevin Costner and Robert De Niro is the next stop in What Else to Watch following my screening of Battleship Potemkin in The Movie Book from DK Canada. This was my first…

Toronto Theatre – So Much to See!

  One of the things I love about living in Toronto is that there is always so much to do, there is always something on the go. Sue and I are huge fans of going to the movies, the zoo, very shortly the Aquarium, even taking in the odd sporting event. Of course there are…

Race – David Mamet – A Canadian Stage Production

  When I first found out that Jason Priestley was going to be returning to the stage in a David Mamet play, I was intrigued.  When I found out that Canadian Stage was bringing it to Toronto, I was excited.  But after I saw the NOW Talks presentation with Priestley wherein the play was discussed…

NOW Talks with Jason Priestley

  Thanks to my good friend and co-worker, Beth Beard, I was able to join her in this event, held at the lovely Jane Mallet Theatre in the St Lawrence Centre for the Arts in Toronto.  We got there well in advance, ensuring ourselves some amazing seats, and settled in to watch NOW’s Associate Entertainment…

Resurrect Dead: The Mystery of the Toynbee Tiles

I settled in for another documentary last night, having tracked down  one I’d wanted to see since I first heard about it. A documentary dealing with the Toynbee tiles. These tiles began appearing on roadways all along the east coast of the United States, and even so far as South America. The tiles themselves are…