Author recommendations

BOOKS: Most available through either or… progress

Sri Swami Satchidananda:

Integral Yoga Hatha; To Know Yourself;   The Sutras of Patanjali;  The Golden Present;   Apostle of Peace: Biography of Sri Swami Satchidananda by Sita Bordow;  Beyond Words (illustrations by Peter Max);  Healthy Vegetarian.;

Sri Swami Sivananda: Science of the Mind; Mind, It’s Mysteries and Control.

Dean Ornish, M.D.  President, Preventive Medicine Research InstituteProgram for Reversing Heart Disease;  Spectrum; Eat More Weight Less.

Dr. Sandra McLanahan:   Surgery and It’s Alternatives

Swami Karunananda:  Lotus Prayer Book  (Representing  every Faith).

Jane Fonda:  My Life So Far;  Jane Fonda: PrimeTime   Being a Teen     Amazon

Dr. Deepak Chopra:  Ageless Body, Timeless Mind; Seven Laws of Success; Quantum Healing.

Dr. Andrew Weil: Spontaneous Healing.

Dr. Janet Travell, M.D. and David G. Simons, The Trigger Point Manual: Vol. I and II.

Diane Ladd:  Spiraling through Life

Unconditional Love/Huffington Post: Ed and Deb Shapiro

Patricia (Meera ) Kerr: Big Yoga

VIDEOS:  Most available through AMAZON or YOGA HEALTH BOOKS.COM

Swami Satchidananda: Yoga with a Master;   Yoga for Children.

Jane Fonda’s complete “Workout” exercise series for health and fitness:

more to come…

FILMS/DvDs: Filmmakers and Actors    Most available through AMAZON

There are so many  brilliant actors  among the cast of films I’m mentioning  and so many wonderful  films the list goes on and on.    All can be seen  by on

Sri Swami Satchidananda with Arthur, the MGM lion

   Woodstock (documentary) –  Swami Satchidananda as Himself:  Guru providing opening address

Chappaqua – Featuring Sri Swami Satchidananda.  Produced and directed by Conrad  Rooks  –

Living Yoga: The Life and Teachings of Sri Swami Satchidananda

What Do You See?  Written and Directed by Amanda Waring et al     A humanitarian project in support of healthcare awareness for the elderly by my U.K. (maternal)  cousin.

Dame Dorothy Tutin  –  Cromwell    The Shooting Party et al  (my maternal cousin)

Megan Terry   Comings and Goings  et al

Milos Forman –  Taking Off    Amadeus   Man in the Moon    et al

Jerry Zucker –  Fair Game  Ghost   Airplane   My Best Friend’s Wedding et al

Oliver Stone –   JFK; Born on the Fourth of July; Heaven and Earth,   Salvador,  Midnight Express,   et al

Steven Speilberg  –    ET    Schindlers List   Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull   et al

George Lucas   StarWars     Indiana Jones  et al

Francis Ford Coppola     Godfather Trilogy   Apocalypse now  et al

Martin Scorcese   Kundun   Casino   Goodfellas

Charlie Chaplin –  Gold Rush   Modern Times et al

Robert Altman    Short Cuts   Nashville  et a

Louis Malle –    My Dinner with Andre;  Au Revoir Les Enfants    et al

Blake Edwards     Victor/Victoria  10   That’s Life    The Pink Panther  et al

Woody Allen –  Play It Again Sam    Everything I ever wanted to know about sexAnnie Hall     Hannah and Her Sisters    Manhattan Murder Mystery   et al

Alexander Payne: Sideways About Schmidt Citizen Ruth et al

Mike Nichols     Primary Colors    Charlie Wilson’s War, The Graduate   et al

Clint Eastwood     Line of Fire     Absolute Power    The Bridges of Madison County  et al

Roger Vadim:   Barbarella   et al

Vanessa Vadim:  The Quilts of Gee’s Bend

Elaine May  (Screenwriter)   The Birdcage   Heaven Can Wait    et al

Alfed Hitchcock –  The Man Who Knew Too Much, The Birds,  North by Northwest,  Rar Window,    et al

Leonard  Goldberg  (Producer)-  Charlie’s Angels   films and t.v. series    Hart to Hart  (t.v. series)   et al

Barnet Kellman –  (Producer/Director)    Straight Talk  ;   Murphy Brown t.v. series, et al

Henry Fonda –   On Golden Pond  Grapes of Wrath   Mr. Roberts   Fail Safe   The Best Man  et al

Jane  Fonda –    China  Syndrome   Coming Home   Julia    On Golden Pond  Georgia Rule    Klute  Electric Horseman   Comes a Horseman    et al

Troy Garity –   Steal This Movie   Bandits   Lake City    Soldier’s Girl

Peter Fonda-  Easy Rider      Ulee’s Gold    The Hired Hand   et al

Bridgett Fonda –  City Hall   Little Buddha  A Simple Wish    et al

Vanessa Redgrave    Julia    Mary Queen of Scotts   et al

Lynn Redgrave     Georgy  Girl et al

Lauren Weissman   (Executive Producer)  V.I. Warshawski et al

Katherine Hepburn    On Golden Pond    A Lion in Winter   Bringing Up Baby  Philadelpha Story   et al

Oprah  Winfrey    Color Purple,   OWN    et al

Lena Horn    Stormy Weather et al

Sidney Poitier     Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner  et al     Raisen n the Sun   et al

Marlon Brando –  Streetcar Named Desire; On the Waterfront;   Godfather I and II;’  The Freshman   et al

Danny Glover     Driving Miss Daisy    Places in the Heart    Lethal Weapon film series     et al

Sir Lawrence Olivier   Rebecca   Hamlet et al

James Earl Jones     The Hunt For Red October    Patriot Games    et al

Sir John Gielgud    Star Wars    Hamlet  Murder on the Orient Express  et al

Gary Cooper     High Noon   et al

James Stewart     The Man Who Knew Too Much   Mr. Smith Goes To Washington    Harvey   et al

Spencer Tracy    Judgement at Neurenburg      State of the Union   Adam”s Rib

Paul Newman   Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid    Absence of Malice   The Long Hot Summer  et al

Sean Connery   Lion and the Wind    James Bond  Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade   et al

Nicholas Cage   Leaving Las Vegas     Honeymoon in Vegas     National Treasure  et al

Peter OToole   Lawrence of Arabia  The Lion in Winter   et al

Walter Matthau    California Suite  The Odd Couple  et al

Warren Beatty –   Shampoo   Heaven Can Wait    Bugsy   Reds  et al

Robert DeNiro    Godfather  part  II   Casino   Meet the Parents  et al

Robert Redford    All The President’s Men   The Natural    Electric Horseman   The Candidate  Spy Game  et al

Tom Cruise –   Mission Impossible   The Firm   Born on the Fourth of July   et al

Dame Julie Andrews    Sound of Music   Victor/Victoria   et al

Jodie Foster  –   Silence of the Lambs    Little Man Tate  et al

Ben Stiller –  Meet the Parents et al

Humphrey Bogart  –   Casablanca   The Big Sleep  To Have and Have Not    et al al

Peter Lorre –    The Maltese Falcon  Casablanca   et al

Cary Grant  –  Arsenic and Old Lace   et al

Jack Lemmon   Missing    China Syndrome     Thats Life   et al

Clark Gable   It Happened One Night  The Misfits  et al

Eddie Murphy    Beverly Hills Cop (film series)   Distinguished Gentleman

Tony Curtis     Some Like It Hot    Spartacus   Operation Petticoat  et al

Robin Williams   Good Morning VietNam   Goodwill Hunting  Mrs Doubtfire   et al

Marlene Dietrich –  Witness for the  Prosecution   Blue Angel   et al

Greta Garbo –   Grand Hotel  Ninotchka   et al

Judy Garland     A Star is Born    Wizard of Oz  et al

Shirey McClaine    Being There   The  Turning Point  et al

Mia Farrow    Alice   Death on the Nile  Hannah and Her Sisters   et al

Dame  Elizabeth Taylor    A Place in the Sun   Cat on a Hot Tin Roof      Giant  et al

Dorothy Dandridge   Porgy and Bess  et al

Halle Berry    Catwoman     Introducing Dorothy Dandridge  et al

Vivean Leigh     A Streetcar Named Desire     Gone with the Wind  et al

Marilyn Monroe    River of No Return     Some Like It Hot et al

Lionel Barrymore    Dinner at Eight   Grand Hotel  et al al

Ethel Barrymore    The Paradine Case  et al

Drew Barrymore   E.T.   Music and Lyrics  et al

Grace Kelly    Rear Window  To Catch a Thief  et al

Myna Loy   The Thin Man  film series et  al

Shelley Winters   The Poisondon Aventure  Patch of Blue  Harper  et al

Mickey Rooney    National Velvet     The Andy Hardy film series   et al

Dustin Hoffman –  All the President’s  Men    Tootsie   Meet the Fockers   et al

Jack Nicholson  Easy Rider   Five Easy Pieces   Chinatown  As Good as it Gets  A Few Good Men   Prizzi’s Honor   et al

Michael Douglas –  China Syndrome   Wall Street   Basic Instinct  The American President   et al

Wiliam Powell   The Thin Man  film series     et al

Jeff Bridges   The Morning After  et al

Kevin Spacey   LA Confidential    Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil  et al

Harrison Ford    Frantic    Patriot Games  Indiana Jones  et al

John Cusak    City Hall     Serendipity   et al

Steve Martin     L.A. Story et al

Art Garfunkel:  Carnal Knowledge  et al

Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy – Charlie McCarthy,  Detective et al

Candice Bergen  –  Gandhi, Carnal Knowledge,  Rich and Famous   Murphy Brown (tv series)   et al

Meryl Streep   Sophie’s Choice   It’s Complicated   et al

Angelica Huston   Addams Family Values   Manhattan Murder Mystery Prizzi’s Honor  et al

Sissy Spacek –  JFK   Missing  et al

Diane Keaton – Sleeper  Annie Hall   Reds  Crimes of the Heart    et al

Jessica Lange –  Tootsie    Crimes of the Heart  et al

Naomi Watts    Fair Game et al

Sally Field    Absence of Malice   Places in the Heart;  TV seies Brothers and Sisters   et al

Frances Fisher   Titanic et al

Kim Basinger      L.A. Confidential    Cellular    et al

Kathleen Turner   Body Heat   Romancing the Stone  V.I. Warshawski  et al

Cher     Silkwood    Suspect  et al

Lily Tomlin –   All of Me   et al

Dolly Parton –  9 to 5  et al

Annette Benning – Bugsy   The Kids are All Right    American President  et al

Julianne Moore –  The Kids are All Right    Magnolia  Boogie Nights  et al

Carrie Fisher –  Postcards from the Edge   Star Wars  et al

Meg Ryan   When Harry met Sally     Sleepless in Seattle   You’ve got mail  et al

Diane Ladd –    Rambling Rose  Chinatown     et al

Laura Dern –  Rambling Rose    Jurassic Park   et al

William Hurt  Body Heat   Kiss of the Spiderwoman  et al

Bill Murray  What About Bob   Groundhog Day

John Travola   Get Shorty  Saturday Night Fever  et al

Andie MacDowall    Short Cuts   Sex Lies and Videotapes   et al

James Spader   Sex  Lies and Videotapes      Boston Legal TV Series  et al

William Shatner   Star Trek et al

Kevin Kline –  In and Out    et al Soapdish

Raul Julia  –   The Morning After    Kiss of the Spider Woman   The Addams Family   et al

Tommy Lee Jones    The  Fugitive     The Client     Cobb et al 

Robert Downey Jr.   Chaplin   Sherlock Holmes   et al

Billy Bob Thornton      All the Pretty Horses     Bandits  Daddy and Them   et al

Cybill  Shepherd   Chances Are   et al

Angela Lansbury  –   Manchurian Candidate    Murder She Wrote TV series  et al

Susan Sarandon     Thelma and Louise  Bul Durham   et al

Sandra Bullock –  The Net   Practical Magic   A Time to Kill  Speed  et al

Al Pacino   Dog Day Afternoon    Serpico   The Godfather  trilogy  The Insider       et al

George Clooney –  Syriana   Michael Clayton   et al

Orson Welles     Citizen Kane    et al

Joseph Cotton      The Third Man   et al

Nathan Lane  –   The Birdcage    The Lion King  et al

Tom Hanks    Philadelphia   Charlie Wilsons War  et al

Doris Day      The Man Who Knew Too Much   Pillow Talk  Midnight Lace   et al

Julia Roberts   The Pelican Brief  My Best Friend’s Wedding   Eat Pray Love  Pret a- Porter  Notting Hill  et al

Matt Damon   The Bourne Ultimatum    Syriana    et al

Matthew Broderick    WarGames  Ferris Bueller’s Day Off   The Freshman  et al

Sarah  Jessica Parker     Honeymoon in Vegas  Sex and the City  et al

Tina Fey   30 Rock   Saturday Night Live   et al

Kathy Bates   Primary Colors  Fried Green Tomatoes   Misery et al

Judith Paige Mitchell  –  The Client (tv series) et al

Lindsay Crouse  –  All the Presidents Men   The Verdict   Places in the Heart   Indian in the Cupboard   Communion   et al

Sally Kirkland –   Anna   JFK  et al

Mara Wilson –  Mrs. Doubtfire;  Matilda   A Simple Wish   et al

The Thin Man  Series

Kula Fran and Ollie    t.v. series

Shari Lewis (and Lambchop)   t.v. series     et al

Nirmala Heriza –  Taking Off


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