“Life Itself” by Dan Fogelman Six Degrees of Separation

I highly recommend Amazon Prime’s movie “Life Itself” written, produced & directed by Dan Fogelman…. “Packs in enough narrative twists and turns to leave viewers with a sense of emotional whiplash. One tragedy bleeds into another so often that the events begin to blur. How like life itself.

Explaining the concept of 6 degrees….everybody on this planet is separated by only six other people. Six degrees of separation between us and everyone else on this planet.!   Today techies and coders use it in as an optimal algorithm to calculate degrees of separation in social networks.Anyway…my 6 degrees has to refer to how I was drawn to this film, it’s writing and it’s author…Dan Fogelman is also the Creator of “This is Us” the NBC TV series and I noticed that Ken Olin directed many of the Episodes and he starred and often directed the TV series “Thirty Something” (and often seen at Gelsons in the Palisades where I live)…Now 2 people added to my love of meaningful, sappy “slice of life” stories.

The connective thread I finally realized yesterday is that I had the fun pleasure of meeting Dan Fogelman on the set of “Last Vegas”. My son, Stefan playing his AKA Redfoo in the movie which starred Mike Douglas, Robert DeNiro, Kevin Kline and Morgan Freeman was busy playing his scene and I had a fun conversation with this guy named Dan …Later I found out he wrote this hilarious and friendship driven, meaningful script…”Last Vegas”.

I’m not going to say much more about the film that my sister in law, Sandy Leiviska recommended because  if you want to feel every bump on the movie’s emotional roller coaster, then go in knowing as little about it as possible. Feel what you feel and enjoy the ride!!!!

With director  Jon Turteltaub  

Caitlin Thompson     Dan’s wife


  1. Reply
    jordan sneakers June 19, 2021

    I would like to express my appreciation to the writer for rescuing me from such a trouble. After surfing around through the the web and coming across ways which were not beneficial, I assumed my entire life was done. Living without the solutions to the problems you’ve resolved by way of your main report is a serious case, as well as those that would have adversely damaged my career if I hadn’t discovered your web blog. The capability and kindness in taking care of almost everything was vital. I don’t know what I would’ve done if I had not encountered such a step like this. I am able to at this point look ahead to my future. Thanks for your time so much for the high quality and effective help. I will not be reluctant to propose the blog to anyone who needs and wants counselling about this area.

  2. Reply
    golden goose June 19, 2021

    Needed to write you one tiny observation to be able to give thanks once again considering the awesome advice you have provided at this time. It’s tremendously open-handed with people like you to make easily precisely what many of us would’ve offered for sale as an e book to end up making some cash for their own end, primarily considering the fact that you could have done it if you ever considered necessary. Those advice in addition acted to provide a good way to be certain that most people have similar keenness really like my own to see good deal more in terms of this problem. I think there are numerous more pleasurable instances up front for many who browse through your blog.

  3. Reply
    golden goose outlet June 19, 2021

    A lot of thanks for all of the effort on this site. My daughter really likes going through investigation and it’s obvious why. Many of us learn all of the lively mode you deliver precious suggestions through the blog and even attract contribution from visitors on this point then our own simple princess is actually learning a whole lot. Take advantage of the remaining portion of the new year. You’re the one performing a dazzling job.

  4. Reply
    off white hoodie June 19, 2021

    I simply wanted to send a brief comment to appreciate you for all of the nice points you are showing at this website. My particularly long internet search has finally been rewarded with excellent tips to exchange with my visitors. I would point out that many of us website visitors actually are really blessed to be in a great place with very many brilliant people with good things. I feel rather lucky to have come across your site and look forward to so many more awesome minutes reading here. Thanks again for all the details.

  5. Reply
    bape hoodie June 19, 2021

    My spouse and i ended up being now relieved Peter managed to deal with his research via the ideas he was given in your web page. It is now and again perplexing to just be releasing key points which other folks may have been selling. And now we see we’ve got the writer to give thanks to for this. The specific illustrations you’ve made, the simple web site navigation, the relationships you help to foster – it is everything spectacular, and it is leading our son and us believe that that idea is exciting, and that is seriously mandatory. Thank you for all!

  6. Reply
    yeezy shoes June 19, 2021

    Needed to draft you this bit of note so as to give thanks as before regarding the pleasant principles you’ve discussed in this article. It was quite shockingly open-handed of people like you to present without restraint what exactly most of us might have marketed for an e-book in making some cash on their own, even more so seeing that you might well have done it if you ever wanted. Those points likewise acted like a fantastic way to understand that other people have the same desire similar to my very own to grasp more when considering this issue. I know there are some more pleasant situations up front for many who go through your site.

  7. Reply
    lebron james shoes June 19, 2021

    My husband and i were now thankful John could do his survey from the ideas he discovered through your web site. It’s not at all simplistic just to happen to be making a gift of helpful hints that many most people have been making money from. And we also take into account we need the website owner to appreciate for that. Most of the explanations you made, the straightforward website menu, the relationships you make it easier to foster – it’s everything unbelievable, and it is assisting our son in addition to our family understand that subject is pleasurable, and that’s incredibly pressing. Many thanks for everything!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *