Luc Besson strays from his comfort zone

Director Luc Besson (The Fifth Element, The Professional) has brought to moviegoers several of the toughest, kick ass female characters ever to grace the big screen.  He goes to that well again with his latest, Lucy.  Originally the character of Lucy was to be portrayed by Angelina Jolie, an actress…

Jason Mraz – Yes!

Somehow his voice has gone underrated

L-o-v-e is what Jason Mraz sings about. Consistently. He believes in it and it is all over his work. You don’t like it then move on because he is not going to change. This laid back guy, whose sound appeals to the middle aged as much as it does to…

ZZ Top Live at Montreux 2013 – Blu-ray Edition

Still rocking after 44 years

Since 1969 this rock trio has been together and making music.  The same three guys for 44 years. That is impressive! Over that span of time they have sold over 50 million albums and continue to gain fans through their live shows.  Hailing from Texas their brand of Southern blues…

Montreal Impact vs. Real Salt Lake @ Rio Tinto – July 24, 2014

Fourth loss in a row for Impact

So far their third season in the MLS has been a disappointment for the Montreal Impact.  The Impact is the worst team in the league with a scant 3 wins in 19 games.  None of those 3 wins have come about on the road.  On this hot evening the Impact…

Arthur Hailey’s The Moneychangers

Mini-series filled with melodrama

Television mini-series based on the Arthur Hailey novel about two of people’s favourite subjects – power and money.  The novel was a best-seller and the mini-series was very popular.  Set your phasers to nostalgia.   At First Mercantile American bank the president announces to his stunned workers that he is…