Archive for April, 2006

Aging Gracefully

Wednesday, April 26th, 2006

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Youth is valued in our society for its attractiveness and energy. But two recent films at the Detroit Film Theatre (Ballets Russes) and the Michigan Theater (Neil Young: Heart of Gold) showed how older people can inspire us all to age more gracefully.

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Judy Garland’s Easter Parade

Wednesday, April 19th, 2006

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When movie fans think of Judy Garland, her three most famous films might come to mind: The Wizard of Oz (1939), Meet Me in St. Louis (1944) or A Star is Born (1954). Or maybe one of her many movies with Mickey Rooney.

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The Beautiful Sounds of Silents

Wednesday, April 19th, 2006

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Imagine the joyful laughter of young children as they enjoy the misadventures of the main character of a movie. Is it the latest Pixar epic? Something from Disney?

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