He also loves Paris with a popcorn chaser

KENNETH TURAN'S homage to movie viewing in Paris ["Paris, With Popcorn," Jan. 30] brought back memories of my first trip to this cine-paradise. Within hours of arriving, I was being driven on the back of my host's moped (in a scene straight out of "Diva") as we rushed to catch the Paris debut of the much underrated "Jennifer 8." A few days later, I emerged from a screening of "If … " in a small rep cinema by the Sorbonne, filled with revolutionary vigor and ready for my return to England.

Perhaps one should think of Paris as "the City of Flickering Light"?

Alan Ireland

Los Angeles

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