Tag Archives: autobiography

  1. Molly’s Game – Idris Elba & Jessica Chastain with Kevin Costner

    The true story of an Olympic-class skier who ran the world’s most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target. Her players included movie stars, business titans and unbeknownst to her, the Russian mob.

    September 7, 2017Games, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. “To trade school with you!” By Grenville Phillips II

    Whenever examination result are announced in Barbados, there is the predictable call for fundamental changes to our educational system. With approximately 60% of our secondary school students failing to achieve grades 1 or 2 CSEC passes, the system clearly need improving. However, an analysis of the recommended changes reveals that the aim is not to […]

    June 18, 2017EditorialNo comments
  3. American writer Richard W. Connelly Sr. chronicles his decades-long search for familial roots in the autobiographical novel ‘Bloodline Detective’

    American author Richard W. Connelly Sr. pens a compelling true story about his decades-long search for identity and family in his self-published first book entitled “Bloodline Detective“. Connelly sketches his life in vivid terms, chronicling from his childhood, as part of an adopted family to which he felt he didn’t belong. The author describes the […]

    August 20, 2015BooksNo comments
  4. HBO’S JANUARY MOVIE LINEUP: “The Butler” – Historical drama dir. & prod. by Lee Daniels

    HBO announces its exclusive movie premieres for the month of January, each premiering on Saturdays at 21:00hrs. AST* in the Caribbean. The Butler (Saturday, January 10th), a historical drama directed and produced by Lee Daniels, is loosely based on the real life of Eugene Allen. *Atlantic Standard Time. For local transmission times call (246) 620-FLOW/3569 […]

    December 26, 2014Cinema, Photo GalleryNo comments

    Directed by Justin Chadwick, the biographical film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (Saturday, December 6th) recounts the life journey of the legendary Nelson Mandela, from his childhood to his 27 years in prison before his inauguration as the first elected president in South Africa. * For more information on the HBO/MAX family of channels, either […]

    November 29, 2014Cinema, Photo GalleryNo comments
  6. JAKE SQUARED: A filmmaker sets out to learn why he messed up every relationship he ever had.

    Jake’s dead father, his mother when she was young, his kids, his ex-wife. Even his younger selves, Jake at 40, Jake at 30 and Jake at 17, are there, too! And every one of them has tons of advice on how to fix his screwed up life. Jake’s head reels as he staggers through what’s […]

    August 14, 2014Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments

    THE GREAT GATSBY (Saturday, July 12, 21:00hrs AST*), co-written and directed by Baz Luhrmann, is a drama film based on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan, Joel Edgerton, and Elizabeth Debicki. It follows the life and times of millionaire Jay Gatsby and his neighbor Nick, who recounts his encounter with […]

    June 20, 2014CinemaNo comments
  8. “The Railway Man” (2013): Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth – World War 2 Movie HD

    Eric Lomax was one of thousands of Allied prisoners of war forced to work on the construction of the Thai/Burma railway during WW2. His experiences, after the secret radio he built to bring news and hope to his colleagues was discovered, left him traumatised and shut off from the world. Years later, he met Patti, […]

    September 14, 2013Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments