Books and Movies 2021


Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera, Met Opera Stream

Verdi’s Requiem

Hans Christian Andersen

The Professor and the Madman (Netflix)

The Love She Sought (starring Angela Lansbury, You-Tube)

Dvorak’s opera Rusalka (Met)

A Man for All Seasons by Robert Bolt

The Dig (Netflix)

Fatima (Netflix, three children see Virgin Mary)


Ordinary People (rented)

What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?


Loving (vs. Virginia on Netflix, ACLU lawyers Cohen and Hirschkop)

Our Souls at Night (Netflix, starring Robert Redford)


The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (Netflix)

Enola Holmes (Netflix)

The Fundamentals of Caring (Netflix, starring Paul Rudd)

Exciting Times by Naoise Dolan (Eva with Julian and Edith in Hong Kong; extraordinary thoughts and word choice)

East Side Sushi (Netflix)

I Care a Lot (Netflix)

Audrey [Hepburn] (Netflix)

Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Boo (rec by Keith Collins)


My Fair Lady (Netflix)

Elizabeth and Margaret (Netflix)

Julius Cesar by Shakespeare (mediocre reading by E J Beesley)

David Copperfield (PBS series on Amazon Prime with Daniel Radcliffe)

David Copperfield (Audible)

The Zoo-Keeper’s Wife (Netflix with Mom)

Peguin Bloom (Netflix with Mom)


National Treasure (Nicolas Cage, Jon Voight, Diane Kruger)

The Only Investment Guide You’ll Ever Need by Andrew Tobias

The Pianist (Netflix, Warsaw under Nazi occupation)

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