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Film & Interior Design: Seedy hotel room holds art deco gems

While catching a screening of Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver  (1976) during the James River Film Festival this spring, I spied some vintage collectible gems in the scene where Robert De Niro’s character, Travis Bickle, meets with a gun dealer to … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Temple of Lost Movies

You can dream all you want about action and adventure, about bullwhips and treasures lost beneath the sand, about light sabers and robots and space travel, about traveling back and forth in time and taking that Joseph Cambellesque hero’s journey. … Continue reading

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Five Film Favorites: Crazy Protagonists

For this week’s list of five favorite films, the common denominator is craziness. In each of the movies on the list below, the main character is as nutty as a fruitcake. In each that character’s madness is what drives the … Continue reading

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