Neil (nt) wrote,
Neil
nt

I had a low-key weekend. The weather was poor -- snowing on Saturday morning, then windy and grey -- and I didn't feel like doing much of anything. Watched Blade II, a violent and gory movie. An ex-vampire teams up with his vampire enemies to fight a new race of super-vampires. They all have martial arts skills that would put Bruce Lee to shame. To me, the real star was Kris Kristofferson, whose character displays no interest in neck-biting, and who mostly just limps around making laconic observations. Sort of a Walter Brennan for the 21st Century. It was a well-made movie with excellent special effects, and I found it entertaining.
Subscribe

  • Books & coffee

    My vacation reading was Tristram Shandy, by Laurence Sterne. It's an 18th Century comic novel. I have the Penguin Classics edition, which has…

  • (no subject)

    The second week of our vacation was spent on the island of Kauai. We hadn't been there before, so we did a lot of exploring. Our hotel was in Kapa'a,…

  • (no subject)

    We spent the first week of our vacation in Waikiki, staying at the Park Shore Hotel. We've stayed there before and like it because it is right on…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic
  • 0 comments