Downton Abbey Delights

For those of us who are fans, this feel-good, everything-turns-out-all-right movie checks all the boxes. No one dies, all lonely people are paired up and Downton appears to be going on forever.  (cbsnews) If this takes out some of the suspense for you, I’m sorry, but Downton viewers don’t really want suspense–this is not a…

School of Rock–Surprisingly Listenable and Watchable

Lots of talent here: Downton’s scribe, Julian Fellowes, did the book which is very funny, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s songs and Glenn Slater’s lyrics were tuneful and clever and the choreography took off the roof. I’m happy to say that the music almost never stopped. It’s the old story of a strict school run by the…