Monthly Archives: August 2017

Pick your movie of the week: Cars! (Sept 1-7/17)

No DeLoreans this time folks. It would win too easy. But the following cars are pretty iconic in the celluloid world. In fact, each one made it onto the Popular Mechanics “Top 10 Movie Cars of All Time” list. Which car (and/or movie) … Continue reading

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God’s Skin Colour

It’s always been a mystery what God looks like, though I have to give props to Kenneth Copeland, the televangelist, who has seen God in person and has a description of him on record including his approximate height and weight. … Continue reading

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Pick your movie of the week: Flea Market Finds! (Aug 25-31/17)

It’s that time of year again. I went to the annual Sussex, NB flea market and came out with a nice pile to add to my library. So out of these 4 of the ones I bought, which one would … Continue reading

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Buster Keaton vs 45

In this corner we have the master of stone-faced comedy and innovator of smart slapstick. Hailing from Piqua Kansas and weighing in at 160 lbs soaking wet… Buster Keaton! And in the other corner: the master of the premature tweet. … Continue reading

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Pick your movie of the week: Buster Keaton! (Aug 18-24/17)

He was not only the hilarious master of the deadpan expression, he was one of the most innovative actor/directors (some would argue the most) in history. Based on the plot descriptions, which would you pick for this week’s movie? Seven Chances (1925) A man … Continue reading

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Tastes like paint… and wood.

It’s time for some top tens. First: the greatest G rated movies of all time! Even though Dennis the Menace—a movie I absolutely love—is actually a PG movie, it’s gotten me thinking about some of the best movies ever made … Continue reading

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Pick your movie of the week: Comic Strips! (Aug 11-17/17)

One of great highlights of my childhood weekends was reading the “coloured funnies” in the newspaper. Which of the following comic-strip-to-big-screen flicks would you choose for this week’s movie? Popeye (1980) Annie (1982) Dennis the Menace (1993)

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