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The 20 Best Summer Blockbusters of All Time: 'Ghostbusters'

Every summer has a dominant blockbuster, but it’s not every year that the season’s biggest movie inspires a legitimate mania. Ghostbusters, which surrounded some of the funniest guys on the planet with expensive — though slightly cheesy — special effects, was a certifiable phenomenon. 893 more words

Movies

Sweet home Chicago. . .

The other day I caught the last 20 minutes or so of “Cooley High” on a cable channel called Bounce. It’s not on very often, but it is a terrific movie. 537 more words

Reel Quick: The Spectacular Now


The Spectacular Now (2013)

Starring: Miles Teller, Shailene Woodley, Brie Larson, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bob Odenkirk, Kyle Chandler, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Directed by: James Ponsoldt… 1,497 more words

Reel Quick

Spies Like Us

directed by John Landis

I barely remember this film, so I had to rewatch this when I got the chance recently.  It’s a 1985, comedic “Cold War Spy Film” which stars Chevy Chase and Dan Aykroyd as the primary characters, as well as various well known directors (such as Frank Oz, Martin Brest, Terry Gilliam, and Sam Raimi) in acting roles and cameos by B.B. 658 more words

Reviews

Come On, Gen Xers: Let Your Favorite '80s Movies Die

Over the weekend, director Richard Donner told TMZ (of all places) that he and Steven Spielberg are “doin’ a sequel” to The Goonies, with “hopefully all” of the original stars. 955 more words

Film

Lightning Review: Ghostbusters 2

Synopsis
Five years after their battle with Gozer, the Ghostbusters, Peter Venkman (Bill Murray), Raymond Stantz (Dan Aykroyd), Egon Spengler (Harold Ramis), and Winston Zeddemore (Ernie Hudson), have disbanded. 294 more words

Film

Retro Review: The Blues Brothers

At times, John Landis’ classic film featuring beloved Saturday Night Live characters “Joliet” Jake (John Belushi) and Elwood Blues (Dan Aykroyd) feels more like an action movie than a comedic musical. 428 more words

Author: Katie Campbell