Tag Archive for Steve Duffy

12 Strong

Film review by Steve Duffy – 12 Strong is set in the harrowing days following 9/11 when a U.S. Special Forces team, led by their new captain, Mitch Nelson (Hemsworth), is chosen to be the first U.S. troops sent into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission.  There, in the rugged mountains, they must convince Northern…

5 Questions: Tinsley Ellis

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Tinsley Ellis may have grown up in southern Florida, but he is one of today’s best blues and rock guitarists and vocalists around. Ellis has been performing for over 40 years and shows no signs of stopping. SD: What was it about the electric guitar that…

5 Questions: Kelly McIntyre

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Kelly is from Newton, MA and she has been singing since the second grade, and writing for Musical Theatre since high school. She graduated from the Hartt School of Music with a BFA in Musical Theatre, and moved on to join the tour of “A Night…

Molly’s Game

Film review by Steve Duffy – Aaron Sorkin’s directorial debut about underground poker is so much fun to watch! Molly’s Game is based on the true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world’s most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested in the middle of the night by…

5 Questions: Craig Brown

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Just in case Netflix’s The Crown hasn’t quenched your thirst for the royals…… Craig Brown is the author of 18 books, and a prolific journalist. He has been writing his parodic diary in Private Eye since 1989. He has been a columnist for, among others, The…

Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle

Film review by Steve Duffy – With Oscar season right around the corner, there are far better movies to watch than this reboot of a 90’s video game. However; this just may be the popcorn fun cinema experience you need to forget all your troubles.  When four high-school kids discover an old video game console…

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Film review by Steve Duffy – Many are saying this is the best Star Wars movie since The Empire Strikes Back. I will let you be the judge of that for yourself. I will say that Rian Johnson has put his heart and soul into this film and it shows. He executes his thoughts and…

5 Questions: Clifton Murray of The Tenors

See The Tenors perform at the Lynn Auditorium on December 21st 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Multi-platinum power house vocal group The Tenors will light up the holiday season with their show at the Lynn Auditorium.   The Tenors, Victor Micallef, Clifton Murray, and Fraser Walters will be performing songs from their…

A Christmas Carol

Theatre review by Steve Duffy – The holiday season has officially begun with NSMT’s 27th annual production of A Christmas Carol! Based on the Charles Dickens classic, A CHRISTMAS CAROL is an original adaptation by former NSMT Artistic Director Jon Kimbell and members of the NSMT staff, following Ebenezer Scrooge through a series of strange…

5 Questions: Loretta Swit

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – “Switheart” chronicles the artwork of TV Icon Loretta Swit, a true champion of the animal kingdom. Watercolorist, award-winning animal activist, and actress, Ms. Swit is renowned for her starring role on TV’s most honored series, M*A*S*H, for which she won two EMMY’s and worldwide acclaim.  SD:…