Cheap Theaters – 8 Reasons To Take A Second Look

When you were a child, I imagine walking into the movie theater was a magical experience.  Large screens with hundreds of people sitting down right next to you all to watch something you would never experience at home.  The small screen was an entirely different experience.  Television was the big three networks and maybe a … Continue reading Cheap Theaters – 8 Reasons To Take A Second Look

Review of Kong: Skull Island

When it comes to reviewing movies, I have spent a good time talking about what some of my favorites are. (Or sometimes making fun of myself while talking about them. The men of MST3K are my heroes.) I'm a classics movies guy. This means that I like stories that take their time building to something … Continue reading Review of Kong: Skull Island

The Top Five Movies of All Time – Number One – The Shawshank Redemption

**SPOILER ALERT** Thank you for coming to the last review of my top five movies of all time. I know we sit on the precipice of the Academy Awards that are about to happen this evening.  Some people think one movie is going to win, while others are saying that another movie now has the … Continue reading The Top Five Movies of All Time – Number One – The Shawshank Redemption

The Top Five Movies of All Time – Number Two – Glory

(**spoiler alert**) Welcome to my reviews of the top five movies of all time, according to me.  The truth is the top five is really about whatever you think, and whatever works for you.  Movies are no different.  There are films I don’t like that critics do (Driving Miss Daisy).  And there are films that … Continue reading The Top Five Movies of All Time – Number Two – Glory

The Top Five Movies of All Time – Number Four – Gone with the Wind

Welcome to my second film that I am reviewing for my top five favorite movies of all time.  For those of you who need to be brought up to speed, I am plagiarizing myself.  I’m not sure that one can technically do that, but I am robbing from a previous iteration of a blog that … Continue reading The Top Five Movies of All Time – Number Four – Gone with the Wind

The Top Five Movies of All Time – Number Five – Vertigo

So given that the Academy Awards is coming a week from Sunday, and I have to upstage the Academy Awards because Trump, or some such nonsense, I decided that I would put together my list of top five films of all time.  Therefore, I am going to steal from myself.  Gasp!  Horror!  Shock!  Awe!  (No, … Continue reading The Top Five Movies of All Time – Number Five – Vertigo

Ah Valentine’s Day! Top Ten Must See Romantic Films

So today is Valentine’s Day.  “That bwessed awaingement, dat dweem within a dweem.”  Ok, maybe not quite so dweemy, but Valentine’s Day certainly is the day every year where we are supposed to celebrate love.  What do you mean sweetest day?  You mean restaurants, candy companies, flower shops and gift shops haven’t made enough money … Continue reading Ah Valentine’s Day! Top Ten Must See Romantic Films