HACKSAW RIDGE–A True Tale, Truly Told

Bayard & Holmes ~ Piper Bayard HACKSAW RIDGE is the true story of WWII hero Pfc. Desmond Doss, the first Conscientious Objector to earn the Medal of Honor.     When Doss was drafted into the US Army during WWII, he chose to serve [...]

Spy Truth & Fiction: Common Handgun Misnomers

Bayard & Holmes ~ Piper Bayard & Jay Holmes There are basically three types of handguns—the revolver, the semi-automatic, and the automatic. All three are commonly misnamed or misrepresented in fiction. Before we get to the differences [...]

ANTHROPOID — Espionage Legend on the Big Screen

Bayard & Holmes ~ Piper Bayard & Jay Holmes ANTHROPOID brings one of history’s legendary espionage events to the big screen – the WWII assassination of SS-Obergruppenführer Reinhard Heydrich by two Czech paratroopers and a few Czech [...]

Water: Support DC’s own version of Love Jones

“Water” – This Generation’s “Love Jones”, With a Twist! Support DC artists as they tell a DC love story! https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/water-a-dc-love-story “Water” is a multidimensional story of self-discovery [...]

Thoughts on American Sniper

Thoughts On AN AMERICAN SNIPER   WARNING:  Contains Minimal and General Spoilers     General Impression:  An impressive movie depicting the costs of war on a single individual fighting it, and on his family, enduring his fighting it. Bradley [...]

The Interview — The Farce and the Truth

By Piper Bayard & Jay Holmes THE INTERVIEW is a slapstick comedy about an assassination attempt against North Korean despot Kim Jong Un. Given the absurd nature of the Kim family dynasty, any political comedy about North Korea is destined [...]

The Stirring of a Thousand Bells: A Film Screening @ Bloombars 12/16

  Tuesday December 16 Multiflora Productions and Bloombars Present: The Stirring of a Thousand Bells: A Film and Discussion by Matt Dunning (Sublime Frequencies) 7PM $10 at Bloombars 3222 11th St NW Washington, DC 20010 Gamelan is [...]

5 Espionage Myths–The November Man

  By Piper Bayard     The November Man is an espionage movie in which an ex-CIA operative is brought back by the Company for a personal mission in Moscow, only to find himself pitted against his protégé. It is a fast action [...]

Lone Survivor — Real Heroes and Unanswered Questions

By Piper Bayard & Jay Holmes Lone Survivor is a movie about the 2005 Afghanistan mission, Operation Red Wings, in which a four-man team of Navy SEALs was tasked with scouting out Ahmad Shah—a terrorist leader aligned with the Taliban [...]

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Produced by Kate Lacey, Tom Donahue*, Joanna Colbert and Ilan Arboleda   Directed by Tom Donahue*   Starring Martin Scorsese, Woody Allen, Clint Eastwood*, Glenn Close, Robert Duvall, Jeff Bridges, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Diane Lane, [...]