Daily Archives: July 14, 2012

Zhivago – the movie

Dr. Zhivago – the movie Produced 1965 – David Lean Video 2005 / Turner Yes,  I’m very familiar with the book – overly familiar,  perhaps.  It’s a good book. BUT!  I’d never, ever,  seen the movie.  (There’s no good reason … Continue reading

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Sacred Hunger

Sacred Hunger by Barry Unsworth 1992 / 640 pages Rating 9 In the mid-17th century there was,  as now,  an almost all-consuming passion to make money.  This greed was acceptable to the Church as well as the state. A man’s … Continue reading

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