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Fabricated Memories

Fabricated Memories

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 26th 2017

With 10 years of moviemaking under his belt (14 if you count his zany reinvention of a Japanese spy film he transformed into 1966’s knockabout What’s Up, Tiger Lily?), writer-director Woody Allen ha

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Misunderstood Memories

Misunderstood Memories

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 9th 2016

It’s the day after a national election skewed by the cult of celebrity and plagued by a surfeit of misinformation on all sides in which contenders aspiring to new and different roles in public life

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Love and Death and Hope

Love and Death and Hope

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 10th 2016

Where there’s humor, there’s Hope. Comedy legend Bob Hope had a helluva screen career based on his tried-and-true dual persona of the simpleton/sharpie, womanizer/weakling, blusterer/coward, victim/

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Actor's Instinct

Actor's Instinct

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 16th 2016

The story goes that 27-year-old Richard Dreyfuss, who had pleased moviegoers and impressed critics with his work as Curt in American Graffiti, Baby Face Nelson in Dillinger (both 1973) and especia

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