Category: Photos

“A Room with a View”: a review and reconsideration

After Lucy Honeychurch (Helena Bonham Carter) tells her fiance Cecil Vyse (Daniel Day-Lewis) that the wedding is off, she walks confidently upstairs, leaving him stunned and directionless. But the camera doesn’t cut away at that moment. We see Cecil gather…

Halloween on Congress Street in Savannah – photos

After Thursday’s screening of the brilliant film Philomena at the Savannah Film Festival, I met up with a friend for a drink at the bar at the Marshall House — the go-to spot for festival attendees. Then we made it…

The time Jeremy Irons met Claus von Bulow . . .

After a screening of Adrian Lyne’s 1997 Lolita on Monday afternoon at the Savannah Film Festival, Jeremy Irons took the stage of the Lucas Theatre for about half an hour of fascinating questions and answers. SCAD prof Chris Auer moderated…

Broughton Street as Salty Shoals . . .

My Tuesday City Talk column will be about the transformation of Broughton Street for the movie SpongeBob SquarePants 2, so this post is nothing but pictures.

New photos from the filming of the movie “CBGB” – pt. 3 (Alan Rickman, vintage cars, crew)

Click here and here for other new and re-edited photos from the filming of CBGB in Savannah in July 2012. I spent part of several days hanging around the public outdoor shoots along Congress Street. On this particular day, the…

New and re-edited photos from the filming of the movie “CBGB” – pt. 2 (Alan Rickman, Donal Logue, Johnny Galecki, actors playing Television)

Click here for a previous post featuring shots of Rupert Grint, Justin Bartha, and others. These shots begin with a couple of evening shots on set, including one of Alan Rickman talking to famed Savannah producer and ice cream man…

New and re-edited photos from the filming of the movie “CBGB” – part 1 (Rupert Grint, Justin Bartha, Alan Rickman, Donal Logue)

The movie CBGB will premiere next week at the CBGB Festival in New York. It’s set for theatrical release on October 11. I’ll have a review of the film here soon, and the impending release has prompted me to go…

What would Savannah look like in the snow?

As it turns out, Savannah looks beautiful in the snow, even it is just fake snow. For a few hours this morning, I attended a meeting of a newly formed committee of the Georgia House that’s making stops around the…

Economist Nicholas Mangee, “A Moveable Feast” and photos of the Savannah Cotton Exchange interior

I have a huge amount of respect for the work being done by many of my colleagues at Armstrong Atlantic State University. Some of you have gotten at least a taste of Assistant Professor of Economics Nicholas Mangee‘s work via…

Savannah’s Fashion Night 2013 – photos and a few thoughts

Congrats to all those who had a hand in organizing Savannah’s Fashion Night on Thursday. There were some huge hurdles in holding the event at all after Vogue/Conde Nast put the annual Fashion’s Night Out on hiatus for at least…

Modern English in Savannah – photos

I didn’t try to take any photos during “I Melt With You” near the end of Modern English’s staggeringly good set last night at Dollhouse Productions here in Savannah. I just wanted to flash back — way back — and…

Black Tusk at The Jinx – photos

As I noted in a recent preview post, the Savannah-based metal trio Black Tusk took the stage of The Jinx on Friday night for one of their relatively rare local gigs. The band’s new EP Tend No Wounds is out…

Whole Foods Market Savannah preview photos

I was one of the 800 or so who took a preview tour of Savannah’s Whole Foods Market today. Obviously, since the store doesn’t open till Tuesday, not all the shelves and departments were stocked and merchandised as they will…

Filligar with Mikaela Davis at The Jinx (photos)

Filligar came through Savannah again on Saturday night. This was the band’s second trip — the first was for a couple of sets during the 2013 Savannah Stopover. Stopover parent company MusicFile Productions arranged for the band to play this…