By Sandra Olmsted
Director Roger Donaldson’s The November Man closely follows the formula cold-war-era spy thriller, which will be new to younger audiences and familiar to older ones.
Coaxed out of retirement by his old boss, Hanley (Bill Smitrovich), Devereaux (Pierce Brosnan) (a.k.a. The November Man) embarks on a mission to rescue Natalia (Mediha Musliovic), a CIA agent undercover and working for Russian politician Federov (Lazar Ristovski), who has a secret in his past that she has uncovered. Whoever controls the secret controls Federov, likely the next president of Russia, and the CIA wants that control.
The start of the school year may have been delayed for Ferguson-Florissant students, but staff and administration were at work after the Board of Education made the decision to postpone the start of school to Monday, Aug. 25. It was sultry hot day nearing 100 on Monday, but classes officially began in the large school district with few hitches.
The St. Louis-based Lutheran Elementary School Association (LESA) and 103.3 KLOU present “Brew in the Lou” on Sat., Oct. 18 from 1 – 5 p.m. at Koburg Hall at Concordia Seminary, 801 Seminary Place, St. Louis, MO 63105.
Ringo Starr and His All Star Band will Play the Fox Friday, October 3 at 8pm. Tickets went go on sale June 13 online or over the phone through MetroTix, or in person at the Fox Box Office.
Close friends and admirers were on hand to help celebrate Rosemary Straub Davison’s 96th birthday last week.