Day: 01/07/2014

LIFE IN REAL TIME

When I was little, I had imaginary playmates. I talked to them. They followed me around. I was never bored because I had friends who really understood me. After I started school, my shadow friends left, never to return. Instead, I… Read More ›

REVIEWING THE AMERICANIZATION OF EMILY, 1964

The Americanization of Emily (1964) is an American comedy-drama war film written by Paddy Chayefsky and directed by Arthur Hiller, loosely adapted from the novel of the same name by William Bradford Huie who had been a SeaBee officer on D-Day. With a brilliant script by Paddy Chayefsky, it features impeccable direction… Read More ›