Monthly Archives: May 2016

Pick your movie of the week: Wrestlers! (June 3-9/16)

You knew it had to happen… Predator (1987, Jesse the Body Venture) They Live (1988, Rowdy Roddy Piper) Spider-Man (2002, Macho Man Randy Savage) Movie of the Week

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Adapt or Die

Adapting isn’t easy. Ask any movie producer (like any of us really could…) who has made a movie out of a popular novel, play, historical event or TV show. The combinations of what could go wrong, right, or just meh … Continue reading

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Pick your movie of the week: TV to Film! (May 27-June 2/16)

There are a zillion movies that are TV show adaptations. Most of them are pretty bad, but some of them are great. I think you’ll agree that these three are well regarded and a lot of fun to watch. Which one … Continue reading

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Oh to see the rich get grandly robbed!

We love it. From Robin Hood to Danny Ocean’s team of 11, it’s always so interesting and fun to watch the burglars find a way to sneak in, take the money, and get away with it. And it’s all of those … Continue reading

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Pick your movie of the week: Charlize Theron! (May 20-26/16)

This woman never ceases to amaze me. To me, she is one of today’s greatest actors and her performances in these three movies are outstanding. Which one would you choose for movie of the week? The Cider House Rules (1999) The Italian Job … Continue reading

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Listen here pilgrim

This week some of us witnessed a rather mild debate over who would win in a showdown between John Wayne and Clint Eastwood. And you know why that’s such a difficult one to call? Because these heroes seem to do everything right. … Continue reading

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Pick your movie of the week: Westerns! (May 16-19/16)

Gotta love a good western, and I love all three of these. Which one should be our movie of the week? The Searchers (1956) A Civil War veteran embarks on a journey to rescue his niece from an Indian tribe. … Continue reading

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