Category Archives: Movies

Movie Review: Spirit of the Marathon II

There aren’t many movies about running, so when one comes out, I’m anxiously trying to find a place to see it.  Fortunately, the Spirit of the Marathon II had a special one night showing at the movie theater across the … Continue reading

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Funny Running Store Scene from the Movie ‘Modern Romance’

I’m sure most runners can relate to this movie scene at a running store from the movie Modern Romance.  Great quote, “You want happiness, get away from the box.”

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Movie Review: High and Low (1963)

High and Low is a Japanese crime drama directed by the renowned Akira Kurosawa.  The movie is black and white and takes place in the early 1960s.  It is about a wealthy corporate boss who must choose between saving his … Continue reading

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Movie Review: 51 Birch Street

Just finished watching this hour and a half documentary called 51 Birch Street – twice!  I will very rarely watch a movie twice, much less back to back.  However, after watching it alone the first time, I convinced my wife … Continue reading

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