The Colony

    The Colony was directed by Jeff Renfroe and released in 2013 The world is caught in a extreme ice age and man is struggling to survive the cold by using colonies. The survivors must fight to preserve humanity against a threat even more savage than nature. Man! This movie had lots of opportunity to really […]

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  Baptism By Donald Zlotnik This book is the first of the “Survivor of Nam” series. It’s a story about Vietnam written in the late 70’s with some real John Wayne hero type story telling. Two young soldiers land in Vietnam and find it filled with drugs, corruption, murder and dishonor. In the middle of […]

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The Last Stand

  The Last Stand By Nathaniel Philbrick – detailed history of Custer’s last stand. Started reading this book because I was going to Little Bighorn as part of a cross country trip. The book covers a lot of facts and didn’t grab me till near the end.  It took me a long time to read […]

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The Abyss (1989)


The Abyss (1989) was written and directed by James Cameron.  His writing and directing work includes The Terminator (1984), Aliens (1986), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), True Lies (1994), Titanic (1997), and Avatar (2009). American submarine encounters unidentified submerged object causing it to sink. Fear that the Soviets will get there first causes the Americans […]

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