When fashion becomes cinematic

When fashion becomes cinematic

If you see me in real life, you would know that I’m not a fashion plate. I wear clothes that are 10 seasons behind and are available at Kmart and Old Navy. The only high-fashion things I own are two Coach handbags and a Ralph Lauren hand towel, all from retail...
Tamara’s Take: Prepare for Fall at the Dietrich

Tamara’s Take: Prepare for Fall at the Dietrich

The Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock will starts its annual fall festival on Friday with an Oktoberfest-theme opening night for “Puzzle” and “Boundaries.” With more than 20 titles playing over three weeks, there are art and independent films that will attract nearly...
So your Netflix account has been hacked

So your Netflix account has been hacked

It’s a Sunday night. I arrived home earlier than usual having met the nightly work deadline early, and I wanted to binge watch some movies on Netflix. Strange things had been happening over the last few days, but I thought it was just a glitch. It started with all my...
John McCain’s message on courage

John McCain’s message on courage

We landed a brand-name speaker. Those were the first thoughts I had when I learned that U.S. Sen. John McCain was going to be the commencement speaker at my Wake Forest graduation in 2002. The previous year’s speaker was former first lady Barbara Bush, and while there...
When movies and music fit together

When movies and music fit together

Music makes the movie, as film scores and soundtracks have proven over the years. But songs and music that weren’t originally crafted for a film also make an impact on the big-screen experience. Identifiable media helps audiences relate to the storyline during the...