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And Now For Something Completely Different.

In honour of the Monty Python reunion tour, I’m going to present something that has absolutely nothing whatever to do with them for the Filched Friday Film.   100 more words


"20 Million Miles To Earth" (1957) Review

Great scientific advances are oftentimes sudden accomplished facts before most of us are even dimly aware of them. Breathtakingly unexpected, for example, was the searing flash that announced the atomic age. 899 more words


Crack of Dawn

We’re stuck in a loop. Or, rather, Jack has us stuck in a loop. Fair warning: this post is going to be about poop, or at least partly about poop. 1,206 more words


Paul's Review of "Jason And The Argonauts" (1963)

It should be known that I’ve only before watched one other Ray Harryhausen film, “The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms.” It did not go well.

While I do believe that Harryhausen’s effects were the best part of that particular movie, it certainly was not enough to save it from being a bad movie. 892 more words

Movie Reviews

Movie review: Earth to Echo a shameless retread of E.T. (with video)

Earth to Echo
Two and a half stars out of five
Starring: Teo Halm, Brian (Astro) Bradley, Reese Hartwig, Ella Wahlestedt
Directed by: Dave Green… 558 more words


Ray Harryhausen

Yesterday was Ray Harryhausen’s birthday. Harryhausen has a special place in my love of science fiction, fantasy, horror, and even steampunk. He created the special effects for the 1961… 279 more words