Monthly Archives: August 2013

Decade: 1950’s (Week: Sept 5-12, 2013)

And the nominees are… Ben Hur (1959, #174) Singin’ in the Rain (1952, #85) Roman Holiday (1953, #219)

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And this week’s (Aug 30-Sept 5, 2013) movie of the week is… City Lights!

It was only this past year, sadly, that I had ever watched a full-length Chaplin movie. Now I’ve watched three and love every one of them. I threw this movie in the mix thinking it didn’t have a chance, especially … Continue reading

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Decade: 1930′s (Week: Aug 30-Sept 5, 2013)

And the nominees are… Gone With Wind (1939, #158) City Lights (1931, #38) The Wizard of Oz (1939, #152) Which do you think should be declared movie of the week? And feel free to nominate best actor/actress and quote.

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And this week’s (August 23-29) movie of the week is… Gran Torino!

Maybe Clint didn’t win last week with The Good the Bad and the Ugly, but he won big with this one. If you didn’t watch this one… Wait, that reminds me of something. As a quick aside, sometimes people will … Continue reading

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Decade: 2000’s (Week: Aug 23-29, 2013)

And the nominees are… 1. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004, #80) 2. Gran Torino (2008, #128) 3. Slumdog Millionaire (2008, #202) Which do you think should be declared movie of the week? Also: feel free to nominate best … Continue reading

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This week’s (August 16-22, 2013) is… Psycho!

All three movies are incredible works of art, so this was a close race. It wasn’t until the last year that I had even watched these movies. I knew when I was done each one that I should have tried … Continue reading

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Decade: 60’s (Week: Aug 16-27, 2013)

And the nominees are… 1. 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968, #94) 2. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966, #5) 3. Psycho (1960, #30) Which do you think should be declared movie of the week? Also: feel free to … Continue reading

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