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The Odd Couple (quick movie review)

I grew up watching reruns of The Odd Couple on TV. I’m a big fan – I even had a hamster named Oscar. Yet, I’ve just gotten around to seeing the film based on Neil Simon’s play this past weekend. 204 more words

Movie Reviews

Stoned Streaming Netflix Reviews - The Bad News Bears: 1976 Version

Movie Cast:     Walter Matthau, Tatum O’Neal

Overall Movie Rating:     Awesome

 My Mood Beforehand:     Solid.  Busy weekend, and I’m finally going to be able to chill out. 152 more words


Kotch (1971)

Jack Lemmon only directed one film during his award winning career. Wouldn’t you just know that the actor he cast in the lead role was his frequent costar and longtime friend Walter Matthau. 409 more words

Daily Take

3 things about Joseph Sargent's THE TAKING OF PELHAM ONE TWO THREE

The Taking of Pelham One Two Three

1. “How the hell can you run a goddamn railroad without swearing?”
2. He grabs another bundle from the body on the way out.
3. Smoke under the collar.

Pic of the Day: "Andrew Johnson" revisited

We close the week with another look at the Profiles in Courage episode “Andrew Johnson”. It first aired on February 28, 1965. Hartwick is the leader of a band of disgruntled malcontents bent on harassing President Andrew Johnson ( 37 more words

Timothy Carey

3 things about Don Siegel's CHARLEY VARRICK

Charley Varrick

1. Cameo as a losing ping pong player.
2. A $500 sucker.
3. “I like your bed. You may find this hard to believe but I’ve never slept on a round bed.” 23 more words