Tag: review

  • Michael Collins – The Movie

    Michael Collins – The Movie

    Feature Photo Michael Collins – The Movie A Film Review by sirpeterjames.com. Neil Jordan directs this film, and it stars Liam Neeson as the man, Michael Collins, Aiden Quinn as Hary Boland, and Julia Roberts as the romantic figure in both the lives of Michael and Harry. The filming of this movie in 1996 took […]

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  • Ireland-The Quiet Man Movie

    Ireland-The Quiet Man Movie

    Feature Photo: The Quiet Man – Behind the Scenes Mostly Westerns A Review by sirpeterjames.com. Here’s a real oldie, shot in Ireland in 1952. The Quiet Man is based on a 1933 Saturday Evening Post short story by Irish novelist Maurice Walsh. The story was adapted for the movie by screenwriters Frank S Nugent and […]

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  • The Science of Success

    The Science of Success

    Wallace D Wattles – 1860–1911 A Book Review Who should read this book? I rather like the way the author himself suggests who should read these pages: “This book is practical, not philosophical; a practical manual, not a treatise upon theories. It is intended for men and woman whose most pressing need is money; who […]

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  • The Shift

    The Shift

    Featured Image by Bing A review of the video, produced by Dr. Wayne Dyer Who should view this video? People who realize: Ø  That there is more to life than just accepting your daily ‘lot’. Ø  That they are stuck in a rut, growing older with their only future being to retire in the years […]

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  • Illusions – The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah

    Illusions – The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah

    The glorious best Seller by Richard Bach. -Book Review- What are you? If you a dreamer who believes their dreams are coming true at any moment. If you have smelled the dew drenched open fields of corn and hay in the early morning. If you enjoy lying on your back, looking up at a gazillion […]

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  • This Little Britain

    -How One Small Country Built the Modern World- By Harry Bingham – A book Review This read is a must for all Brits, and if you are naturally curious about the behavior, both past and present, of your global neighbors, then it’s a must for you too. Harry Bingham is an accomplished author and writer […]

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  • A Taste Of Calisto’s

        I am a great believer in publically acknowledging those people who provide me with good service and products. My favorite Portuguese restaurant is Calisto’s in the south of Johannesburg in Mr. Mandela’s land of sunshine – South Africa. Today, my partner Eileen and I popped in to Calisto’s for a lunch.

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  • Long Walk To Freedom

          The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela “The Autobiography succeeds because the vicissitudes Mandela has gone through, in the course of his life, are so dramatic that the reader cannot help responding to them as if to a fairy tale or moral fable of some kind. No hero of legend ever went through such […]

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  • ….of Books and Movies

    How often have you heard others say, ‘Don’t watch the movie, until you’ve read the book’, or ‘The movie was not anywhere near as good as the book’. Of course, most of us agree with these statements and their many variants. Maybe we should agree, because there must be a measure of truth in each […]

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