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Darrel Manson

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About Darrel Manson

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    Detached Existential INFP Dreamer-Minstrel Redux
  • Birthday 02/08/1951

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    http://live.hollywoodjesus.com/?author=16
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  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    Lakewood, CA
  • Interests
    wine, sports, fantasy sports

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  • Occupation
    clergy - Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
  • About my avatar
    I'm the one on the left
  • Favorite movies
    Ikiru, Breaking the Waves, Young Frankenstein, Cool Hand Luke, Places in the Heart, The Apostle, films of Peter Weir and John Sayles. My guilty pleasure: the original version of The Little Shop of Horrors
  • Favorite music
    Harry Chapin, Aaron Copeland
  • Favorite creative writing
    John Irving and John Steinbeck. Sports commentary by Jim Murray (his column about the loss of his eye still nails me when I read it.)
  • Favorite visual art
    Van Gogh Georgia O'Keefe kind of drawn to German Expressionism, but not sure why Rodin's Gates of Hell Photography by Edward Weston, Annie Liebowitz

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  1. Fantasy Football 09 (now 2013)

    Trying to track down 3 owners from last years league to see if they are in. Thomas B, Charles, Paul Anderson. If you're here please go to the league home page and leave a message so we know you're in or not. We need to know if we need replacements before draft time.
  2. Movie Calendar

    The Fencer - note card at end tells us that Stalin died March 5, 1953, which allowed prisoners to begin being released.
  3. Movie Calendar

    Paris, Texas - When Ann tells Travis about Jane's deposits into bank accounts, he asks what the date is today. Answer: First of Novemeber
  4. Movie Calendar

    The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki - August 17 (1962) is mentioned 3 times through the film.
  5. Movie Calendar

    Brave New Jersey - Oct. 30, 1938. A title card at the beginning, then immediately after a newspaper with that date. Heaven's Floor - April 23. When Julia tries to get a plane ticket, the counter person tells her there's nothing available until Apr. 23.
  6. Movie Calendar

    The Promise about 20 minutes in: Oct 29, 1914, Turkey enters the war near the end a note that on Sept 12, 1915 the French navy rescued Armenians
  7. Movie Calendar

    The Zookeeper's Wife: Sept 1, 1939 (date superimposed on screen)- War begins Aug. 5, 1942 (date superimposed in screen) - Jews to Ghetto April 19, 1943 (date spoken on radio) - extermination of Ghetto. Passover
  8. Ozon

    I'll just say that at this early point in the year, Frantz is my film to beat. The playing around between B&W and color was effective. I see why this won Cesar for Cinematography. The story is really well done and brings us questions of truth and lies in a wonderful way.
  9. Fantasy Baseball

    One slot available if you want in go to https://yho.com/mlb?l=12041&k=30af1e9f822526ad&soc_trk=lnk&ikey=9be8a85fac369e8d
  10. Movie Calendar

    Frantz - 15 September - the big reveal that happens about 1/2 way through (c. 0:50)
  11. Movie Calendar

    Before I Fall - takes place (over and over) on Feb 12 and 13. The date comes up on Sam's phone often throughout the movie at 6:30 am Feb 12, and 12:38,39 Feb 13
  12. Movie Calendar

    Life Feels Good: June 4: TV news report on elections in Poland (in the chapter entitled "Wizard" Aug. 11 - near the end.
  13. Movie Calendar

    A couple from Oscar nominated shorts: Pear Cider and Cigarettes (animated short) - early on it shows a date on screen (perhaps a chapter title) April 17. (Ron, the guys from Vancouver, you can get this from him, right?) Timecode (live action) - involves a bunch of security cameras with time codes (and imputs of dates into the computer to see film from those camera.). starts with 5/14/16, also 5/15, 5/16, 5/30
  14. A better film about...

    Arrival is a better version of The Day the Earth Stood Still (and I liked the original Day)
  15. A better film about...

    Secret of the Kells is a better version of Moana.
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