Mark Twain & Mary Baker Eddy - A film by Val Kilmer

Archive for June, 2010

Who is Calvin Frye?

Monday, June 28th, 2010

One of our main characters. Frye was trained as a machinist in gritty Lawrence, Mass. Endured tough childhood as son of a disabled father and a mother who suffered from insanity. Both Frye and his mother were helped by Eddy’s teachings. Began working as her secretary a month after her husband dies. Frye meets her at train in Boston, and remains with her for 28 years – with only 4 days off.

Val Kilmer’s “Mark Twain and Mary Baker Eddy” – A film in the making

Saturday, June 12th, 2010 chat – June 8, 2010 — listen to this 90-minute chat about the film with Val who’s joined in the studio by researcher Mike Davis from The Mary Baker Eddy Library in Boston. Together with host, Ingrid Peschke, they explore the relationship between Twain and Eddy and how their lives will translate into film. Listen to the chat