Movie Review: Ghost Bird

Birders and non-birders alike will enjoy this well-made, informative and entertaining documentary. Whether you followed the 2004 Ivory-billed Woodpecker rediscovery story closely or not, check out Ghost Bird. I give Ghost Bird 5 Goldfinches out of 5.

Ghost Bird is available for streaming via Amazon. My review is based on a theatrical screening.

Wake Up and Save the Birds

This is how coffee should be grown. If you drink coffee, please consider purchasing certified bird-friendly beans. Watch this video and learn more about the SMBC Bird Friendly seal of approval.

Netflix Instant Watch for Birders

We love our Netflix subscription. Arthur has been catching up on television series with discs in the mail. We also use Netflix to watch recent DVD releases and the number of DVDs we purchase nowadays is virtually nil. Yay for less stuff! (Actually it means we have more...

Movie Review: Rare Birds

Rare Birds, starring William Hurt, Molly Parker and Andy Jones, tells the story of a down-on-his-luck chef and restaurant owner. William Hurt is Dave, owner of The Auk, a small establishment in coastal Newfoundland. Dave's neighbor, Phonce (Jones), hatches a plan to get more patrons for The...

Video: Gull Steals Sunset

A gull nabbed a running GoPro camera in San Francisco and took it for a joyride. 59 seconds of laridae laughs: