Can a helpful android improve life for your
Miami HeraldCan a helpful android improve life for your elderly, unhappy mother?Miami HeraldNow getting its South Florida premiere as the second professional production from the Main Street Players, a Miami Lakes troupe that began 43 years ago as a community theater, “Marjorie Prime” imagines a world in which technology can help anesthetize ...
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 9:46 am
Stephen R. Rogers - Boothbay Register
Boothbay RegisterStephen R. RogersBoothbay RegisterHe is survived by his wife, Sharon of Woolwich; his son, Sidney Russell Rogers of Phippsburg; two sisters-in-law, Harlinda Maker of Woolwich and Donna Clark and her husband Bernard of North Carolina; an aunt, Marjorie Hawkes of North Bath; stepsisters ...
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 7:10 am
Community News For The Wethersfield Edition
Community News For The Wethersfield EditionHartford CourantAt 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 9, McBride will speak on "The Significance of the Wethersfield Raid in the Pequot War" at Keeney Memorial Cultural Center, 200 Main St. Cost to attend is $5 per person. Historical Society members attend for free. At 7 p.m ...
Posted on 17 April 2017 | 5:15 am
Veep's Return Brings Bad News for Selina
The AtlanticVeep's Return Brings Bad News for Selina MeyerThe AtlanticThe Meyer Fund is run by Marjorie, who was once on Selina's Secret Service detail and is now her daughter's girlfriend; the fund is housed in an office in the South Bronx that is gorgeous but, Meyer feels, decidedly beneath her. (“I mean, seriously ...and more »
Posted on 16 April 2017 | 8:01 pm
Powerful and touching play, Marjorie Prime,
Miami's Community NewspapersPowerful and touching play, Marjorie Prime, opensMiami's Community NewspapersThe next Main Street Players production is the South Florida premiere of Marjorie Prime, a thought-provoking science fiction play by Jordan Harrison. It is about aging, loss of memory and the technology that eases the pain of both, and was a finalist ...
Posted on 13 April 2017 | 11:56 am
New Documentary From Paul Thomas Anderson,
Luchino Visconti’s rich and expansive masterpiece, the story of a mother and her grown sons who head north from Lucania in search of work and new lives, has an emotional intensity and a tragic grandeur matched by few other films. Visconti turned to ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 2:14 am
Chris Hicks: Sentimental 1940s Western about
OK, it’s just a coincidence, I’m sure, but the 1946 Western “Bad Bascomb” — an MGM vehicle for Wallace Beery, Marjorie Main and Margaret O’Brien, all big-name stars at the time — is nonetheless making its home-video debut on DVD at Warner ...
Posted on 23 July 2015 | 4:15 am
The Malone Mysteries
That story featured Palmer’s schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers, the subject of her own series of films, but here she’s replaced with a typical Marjorie Main persona. This is a much harsher, wittier, more cynical comedy than Having Wonderful Crime ...
Posted on 16 June 2015 | 3:49 am
Spice up grilling season with homemade
My only personal experience with homemade ketchup comes from repeated viewings of “Meet Me in St. Louis.” Marjorie Main, who plays the family maid, is making ketchup in a big kettle, and each character in turn tastes it and pronounces it too sweet ...
Posted on 19 May 2015 | 8:03 pm
Marjorie Main, in love and war
Folks with dim memories of World War II recall the “coming home” of troops, and attendant triumphal celebrations that reverberated around the globe. Believers in democracy — weary of Movietone newsreels’ gory war scenes at movie theaters, dismal ...
Posted on 1 April 2014 | 2:28 pm