Monthly Archives: September 2013

Theme: Sequels (Week: Oct 4-10)

1. Empire Strikes Back (1980, #11) 2. The Godfather Part II (1974, #3) 3. The Dark Knight (2008, #6) Which movie do you think should be movie of the week? I realize how hard this one will be. They’re all … Continue reading

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And this week’s (Sept 27-Oct 3, 2013) movie of the week is… No Country for Old Men!

Ever watch a movie and when the credits roll you say to yourself, “That’s it?” Usually this happens when one of two things (or both) happen while watching a movie: 1) The story didn’t go in a direction that we … Continue reading

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Decade: 00’s (Week: Sept 27-Oct 3, 2013)

And the nominees are… Hotel Rwanda (2004, #157) The Bourne Ultimatum (2007, #189) No Country for Old Men (2007, #138)

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And this week’s (Sept 20-26, 2013) movie of the week is… Rain Man!

Once again we have a tight race, but the Wapner-watching and Kmart underwear wearing math whiz won the contest just as he won a pile of money in Vegas. This movie is special to me in a lot of ways, … Continue reading

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Decade: 80’s (Week: Sept. 20-26)

And the nominees are… Rain Man (1988, #237) Amadeus (1984, #93) Stand By Me (1986, #177)

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And this week’s (Sept 13-Sept 19, 2013) movie of the week is… Star Wars! AND TEACHERS!

Gee, who didn’t see that one coming? But actually our runners up, American History X and The Matrix did fairly well going up against this cinematic behemoth. Seeing as Star Wars has been written about and discussed as often as … Continue reading

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Theme: Teachers (Week: Sept 13-19, 2013)

And the nominees are: We are in back-to-school season, so this week we are honouring teachers. Which movie, involving influential teachers should be this week’s movie of the week? The Matrix (Morpheus) Star Wars (Obi Wan Kenobi) American History X … Continue reading

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