Firelight (1998)

I love this movie.There, my frank admission of the week. I shouldn't, because it has so many immoral aspects and a questionable conclusion, but like every unrepentant sinner, I have justifications for all of them. Why I love it is not a question easily answered, because this is one of the most nuanced movies I …

Dracula (1979)

I watched this movie last night for the umpteenth (okay, okay, hundredth) time, only I didn't watch it alone. Thanks to the wonderful wonders of the Internet, two of my friends from different time zones joined me. How does that work? Skype and pushing "Play" all at the same time.One might wonder what would compel …

Titanic (1953)

It was before the James Cameron film came out that I discovered Titanic. Like millions of others, I became fascinated with every aspect of it, from its illustrious passenger list containing some of the most memorable names of the day, to the immense tragedy of its collision with an iceberg and subsequent foundering in the …