Tag: Russell Crowe

Marion Cotillard and Russell Crowe in A Good Year

A Good Year

  In 1989 former adman Peter Mayle wrote a book about how he left the rat race behind and started a new life in France. A Year in Provence was its name and this humorous memoir set the tone for the TV series that followed, starring John Thaw as the

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Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe in American Gangster

American Gangster

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     11 June   John F Kennedy proposes the Civil Rights Act, 1963 On this day in 1963, the US president, John F Kennedy addressed the nation. In his speech he called for legislation with would

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Paul Bettany and Russell Crowe in Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

  A movie for every day of the year – a good one     24 November     Charles Darwin publishes On the Origin of Species, 1859   On this day in 1859, Charles Darwin published On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation

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