Posts tagged San Francisco

Book Review: “The Dangerous Ladies Affair” by Marcia Muller and Bill Pronzini

Published in 2016, this book is a collaboration between two authors, Marcia Muller and Bill Pronzini, both Mystery Writers of America Grand Masters.  The story is set in San Francisco at the end of the 19th century (1890’s).  Bicycles were the lastest rage. Sabina Carpenter, a widow, joins forces with John Quincannon, a bachelor, to […]


“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” Movie Review

There have been a lot of “Planet of the Apes” movies in the past and I haven’t seen any of them since the beginning.  Since this is the “Dawn of…,” I am assuming that this is what happened prior to the first movie since the movie ends just prior to the war between man and […]


“Godzilla” Movie Review

I just got back from my vacation to visit family on the East Coast.  While there, my sister and I went to see “Godzilla” to see how much of the old Japanese movies carried over into this version.  In sum, not much, but there was a Japanese scientist and the story began in Japan. The […]