August 8, 2017: Annabelle: Creation Review, Terrifying Horror!

A Brief History On August 8, 2017, we reflect on our screening of the upcoming (August 11, 2017) horror flick, Annabelle: Creation, a prequel to the Annabelle and Conjuring movie franchise. The quick and dirty on the movie is, the audience cheered and clapped at the end!  We consider this reaction a sure sign of success. Digging Deeper An active audience participating in...
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August 11, 1934: Welcome to The Rock; Federal Prison at Alcatraz Opens

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A Brief History On August 11, 1934, the Federal Penitentiary located on the island of Alcatraz in San Francisco Bay opened for civilian prisoners.  Despite its exotic-sounding name, Alcatraz was a state-of-the-art maximum security prison designed to hold the toughest, most dangerous prisoners. Digging Deeper Some of the desperadoes held there included: Al “Scarface” Capone;...
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