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Oscar Predictions

February 27, 2011

Best picture:  most likely “The Social Network” though “kings speech” is a possible upset.underdog surprise: Black Swan Director: david fincher or Daren aronofsky Original screenplay: Black Swan almost positively. Outside chance of Inception. Adapted Screenplay: Social Network, though I’m kind of split on whether True Grit should get it, okay probably not. Actor: Definitely colin […]

You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger

November 18, 2010

  So, I saw Woody Allen’s latest film a few weeks ago and put off writing about it for no other reason than I’m a professional procrastinator.  I had been excited about this film for quite a while, as constant readers no doubt know that I am a huge Woody Allen fan.  What excited me […]

Radio Days

October 18, 2010


October 12, 2010

Broadway Danny Rose

October 4, 2010

Another one of my Favorite Woody Allen films.

Recent Amazing Trailers *with critique

July 24, 2010

It is quite often the case that trailers are better than their movies.  Maybe this is because a trailer is only two or three minutes long, while a bad movie can waste several hours of one’s life.    Some of the movies I have here haven’t come out yet, so the above statement may be […]

Robin Hood

May 26, 2010

I could easily insert all my thoughts about this movie in my “death of escapism” post, but starting a new one is easier than trying to re-edit another.  I don’t know what’s happened to Ridley Scott, the man who brought us Alien, Blade Runner, Legend, and even Gladiator?  Here, he seems to have forgotten that […]

More Capsule Reviews!

May 2, 2010

DISTRICT 9 – Not exactly a film of subtlety yet ridiculously entertaining and leaps and bounds better than that other movie about aliens getting evicted from their homes.  Part mockumentary, part bloody science fiction the film follows Wickus Van de Merwe (Sharlto Copley) as he leads a military force into “District 9” (alien refugee camp) to serve […]

The James Bond Theme Songs That Never Were…

April 26, 2010

If you are, as I am, a die hard James Bond Fan, then it may interest you to know that there are almost as many Bond themes that went unused as there are actual Bond themes.  I realize that that is quite the confusing sentence, so let me clarify…  For every title sequence you watch […]


April 14, 2010

An in depth look at the Bond theme songs that never were!!!   Including artists such as:  Blondie, Ace of Base, Johnny Cash, Alice Cooper, K.D. Lang, Swan Lee and many more…..