Monthly Archives: August 2014

Film Death Tournament!

Forgive me if this is morbid, but if you click on the image below you will be brought to a set of brackets that you can fill in to determine which of  32 famous film deaths are the greatest in your mind. Mine … Continue reading

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Decade: 50’s; Week: Aug 23-Sept 4/14

Seen any of these? Singin’ in the Rain (1952, #86) On the Waterfront (1954, #121) Ben-Hur (1959, #183)

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It’s time for a story

Yes. It’s time. A story about an adventure. It all starts with a young boy named Luke who loved a great adventure. Early in his his life he developed a passion for something that involves risk, adrenaline, and an adventurous … Continue reading

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For Reels, installment 1

I used to have a segment called “FYMI” meaning “For your movie information.” It was kind of a lame name, so I picked one I liked better. It’s just a posting of interesting videos, quotes or facts of great movies … Continue reading

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Theme: James Carruthers; Week: Aug 22-28/14

My brother is the birthday boy this month: August 26. The following are movies from the top 250 that he described as movies he could watch over and over again, and I must say that I concur. Each of these I’ve … Continue reading

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The best worst word in our language today

There is a word that used to be highly offensive in the past but seems to have worked itself into the common vernacular of popular culture. It still offensive, but it’s getting close to becoming the next “sucks” —still kinda … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Robin Williams

One of the hardest working and most beloved comedians of our time has left the world. I thought about mentioning some great memories from my childhood, teen years, and adult years that were made possible by Robin Williams and I can’t believe how … Continue reading

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