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Movie Reviews 202 – Bad Boys (1983)

I’m sure that the first thing that comes to most people’s minds when the movie title Bad Boys is brandished is the series of cop comedies with Will Smith and Martin Lawrence. 466 more words

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The Breakfast Club (1985)

One of my favourite films of all time is the Breakfast Club. Any film directed by John Hughes is genius in my books – Weird Science, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Sixteen Candles, Uncle Buck, Home Alone – I could go on and on. 630 more words

Short Circuit (1986)

Johnny Five is still alive, in my heart! I love this film. I probably watched this a hundred times when I was younger, and it’s still very good even today. 94 more words


Scene 1 Take 3: Lisa Cholodenko - From High Art to Olive Kitteridge

In my last blog, I wrote about how Kimberly Peirce influenced my younger, aspiring filmmaker, self. Around the same time I saw Peirce’s Boys Don’t Cry, I had also seen another independent film called High Art – Lisa Cholodenko’s break out film starring Ally Sheedy, Radha Mitchell, and Patricia Clarkson. 533 more words

Classics of the Corn: Short Circuit (1986)

Techno music plays as something mechanical is built in an assembly-line process and keys are punched on a (very dated) computer system.

What’s going on in the opening of… 664 more words