I suppose we have come far enough in the social media world to have a new book-to-movie to anticipate. Or, to use Facebook speak, “like.” The Social Network, from the director of Fight Club and starring Jesse Eisenberg and Justin Timberlake, will release in over 1,000 theaters nationwide on Oct. 1st. The movie is based on […]

After watching the movie trailer for The Informant, I am elevating Matt Damon to Tom Hanks status.  You are all my witnesses, I will now officially go see any movie starring Matt Damon.  His choices have been spot on for a while now and The Informant looks to deliver another fantastic performance.  Love him! -Erica

What we’ve all be eagerly awaiting!  Alexander McCall Smith’s beloved series finally brought to life on HBO, beginning Sunday, March 29th, 8pm.   Anthony Minghella (The English Patient, Cold Mountain), who died last year, directed the two-hour pilot.  Grammy-award winner, Jill Scott, plays Precious Ramotswe.  Tony award winner Anika Noni Rose (Dreamgirls) plays her secretary, Mma Makutsi.  […]

Back in college, I remember sitting in the university library watching film versions of To the Lighthouse and Ulysses after having read them in class. And I remember thinking, “This is terrible. Why did they even try?” Woolf’s novel unfolds almost entirely in the characters’ brains, and Joyce’s novel is not only cerebral, but was […]