STAR WARS: At Long Last, the White Whale

And now, at long last, we have come to the White Whale. The night before Ahab has his final reckoning with Moby Dick, he is in a contemplatively punishing mood. Nostalgia drives him, as the “clear steel-blue day” causes the captain of the Pequod to open up to his first mate: “On such a day,”…

RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK: Asps. Very Dangerous. You Go First.

Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) – Directed by Steven Spielberg – Starring Harrison Ford, John Rhys-Davis, Paul Freeman, Karen Allen, Ronald Lacey, and Denholm Elliot. I never wanted to be Indiana Jones. Don’t get me wrong – I always loved the character as a kid, and RAIDERS has always been a favorite of mine,…