Archive for July, 2015

 
  • Movie Review: The Fifth Estate (2013)

    Movie Review: The Fifth Estate (2013)

    by Alan F. Zundel  “The Fifth Estate” is thankfully not as bland as its title, thanks largely to a mesmerizing lead performance by Benedict Cumberbatch as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. As a dramatization of the disruption of traditional investigative reporting […]

     
  • Movie Review: “The Searchers” (1956)

    Movie Review: “The Searchers” (1956)

    by Alan F. Zundel To say a movie is a “classic” is not the same as saying it’s one of the most entertaining. “The Searchers,” director John Ford’s 1956 western starring John Wayne, is a classic, but it has its […]

     
  • Free eBook for 5 Days, Reduced Price Paperback

    Free eBook for 5 Days, Reduced Price Paperback

    My memoir is now on sale!  The Kindle ebook will be FREE through Sunday, July 12. The paperback is available at a reduced price through the CreateSpace store. Sunshine and Troubled Sea: How I Stumbled My Way Into Adulthood, More […]

     
  • Family Movie Review: Inside Out (2015)

    Family Movie Review: Inside Out (2015)

    by Alan, Marianne, and Rae Joie Zundel A family movie should be watched as a family, so my wife Marianne and I took our daughter Rae Joie to see the new Disney/Pixar animated film, “Inside Out.” “Inside Out” is about […]

     
  • Book Review: The Catcher in the Rye (1951)

    Book Review: The Catcher in the Rye (1951)

    by Alan F. Zundel I was a rebellious teenager in my own asinine way. Even though I loved to read, and read a lot of novels, I refused to read anything assigned in my English class. I guess I didn’t […]

     
  • Book Sale: Free eBook, Reduced Price Paperback

    Book Sale: Free eBook, Reduced Price Paperback

    My memoir will be on sale starting this Wednesday, July 8. The Kindle ebook version will be free through Sunday, July 12. (Those of you who downloaded it for free the first time may want to download it again, as […]