Cinema Mishmash

A personal and random look at movies, past and present

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We’re all going on a… summer holiday

July 7th, 2009 · No Comments

Having just returned from the first of hopefully two summer getaways, the thought of what makes a good flick to watch on vacation came to mind. I’m not sure how to approach any formula for that one, but vacation-related films is an easier mark. I’ve just watched Transsiberian, which fits into the vacation cautionary tale [...]

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Ingmar Bergman (1918-2007)

August 2nd, 2007 · No Comments

Cinema lost one of its giants this week. On Monday evening, I was reading in Sight & Sound about the London screening of a restored version of The Seventh Seal when I found my mind wandering about the 89-year-old director’s inevitable death, and what would happen in response. (Would there be retrospectives? Would there be [...]

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Spiffin’ up the ‘Mash

December 3rd, 2006 · 2 Comments

As I (very, very slowly) learn WordPress, CSS, HTML, and other boggling acronyms, a few improvements have been made. Check out the links to the “special” pages, found at the upper corner of any page on the site: ABOUT, LISTS, and 2CB4UDIE (the latter being a subset of the Lists page, and still needing a [...]

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The prodigal blogger returns . . .

October 8th, 2006 · 1 Comment

A number of personal and professional obligations have kept me away from this effort. So I was left the the delimma: start fresh, or catch up? I have settled on the latter, in part out of a recognition of the original, personal motivations behind the Mishmash. So below are the beginning of my struggle to [...]

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Site improvements underway

July 7th, 2006 · No Comments

I am switching site management software (from Blogger to WordPress) to provide richer content (searching and categories, for starters). The site now actually resides at However, until the transition is complete, the old posts are still available at
The old posts are now imported here, but there are a few formatting tweeks to be [...]

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