Well, to all my faithful readers I have great news!
Today is the one year anniversary of "Forgotten Classics of Yesteryear"!
The past 52 weeks has produced 87 film reviews. For those who are interested, here are some interesting statistics:
Sorry, that's supposed to say "Continent."
I want to thank all of my great readers and all of those who have been so kind to leave comments over the past year.
In particular, I wish to thank:
AJB: For that great article on Seijun Suzuki!
Bruta1ity: For helping me learn about the wonders of Russian cinema! I got a special treat for you in a week!
Chris: For spreading the word about my blog and for keeping things classy!
Danielmontgomery: Thanks for adding me to your blogroll and for the great encouragement!
Dave: For keeping it real with the Western rap! I miss you, buddy! Comment more!!!
Elisabeth and Baba: Without you two, there wouldn't be a single African film on this blog! Love you!
Emptyflow: For your kind words of encouragement!
Felipe Lacerda: I hope that we cleared everything up! I'm very thankful to have you as a reader!
Fred: For proving that musicals never go out of style!
Ian Mongomery: For all of your kind words! As one blogger to another, keep up the great work, buddy!
Jonathan Cameron: For the hits, the encouragement, and, of course, the love and prayers! Tell Janet I love her!
Kaist455: You have NO IDEA how thankful I am for every word of feedback that you give. It truly is an honor to have you comment on my site!
Litdreamer: Hope you've enjoyed "I Live in Fear"!
Meditatia10: For constantly commenting and saving my life!
Paul J. Marasa: For setting me straight about Bresson! ;)
poetbdk: Hope my article on "The Trial of Joan of Arc" helped your book!
S.M. Rana: For being one of the best contributors and commentators on this blog. It wouldn't be the same without you!
Tom Morris: Thanks for sharing your thoughts about Altman!
Wilding: I know that you're out there, buddy! I'll see you around /tv/!
To all my other commentators and subscribers, thank you.
This has not been an easy year for me. There were several times when this blog was my last stake on sanity. Every subscription and comment was like a dream come true.
Special thanks to Mom, Dad, and Rachael. I'd be lost without you all.
God bless you all.
Here's to another year!
Keep those comments coming!
In celebration of my first year anniversary, I will be taking this week off. I'll be back on October 30th with a new review!