Theodore Cruz has been a movie fan since the early 1930's, four score plus years ago.  From that perspective he has a appreciation for the how movies have evolved from silent to sound, from black and white to color. He served in the US Navy as an aerial, still, and motion picture photographer during World War II in the Pacific theater.  Following graduation from Occidental College he worked for the Eastman Kodak Company in Los Angeles, Rochester NY, and Dallas. He was affiliated with Cable Access of Dallas as a producer/director for many years and later served as president of Dallas Community Television.  Currently he plays banjo with the Dallas Banjo Band, teaches English as a second language at a local church and continues a lifelong hobby of photography.  He has been writing film commentaries more than three years and you can find his movies reviews at